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#51 of 263 Bar in Liverpool
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Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
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All reviews pies mash island style great real ale monday to saturday dale street serving bar great pub twin brother opening hours are great decor pale ale in excellent condition highly recommend you visit adorning the walls greeted warmly moorfields train station
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Reviewed 7 December 2020 via mobile

Just after the 1st coronavirus pandemic lockdown restrictions were lifted and pre tier three coronavirus pandemic restrictions that ultimately led to the 2nd lockdown my twin brother Stephen and I decided to walk along Dale Street hitting arguably the best real ale pubs in Liverpool...More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 20 October 2020 via mobile

Without a shadow of a doubt one of the best real ale pubs along Dale Street is The Excelsior Pub. This pub looks superb, great decor and furnishings, multi roomed, an island style serving bar ,tv's to enjoy the sport and plenty of seating options...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 26 September 2020

I absolutely love this pub.Its a great traditional pub just across the road from the central Travelodge. The décor is fantastic and it is kept spotless and they serve a really well kept pint.I always pop in for a couple when I am in the...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 14 September 2020

Was in Saturday .Great interior ,nice Guinness and probably the most helpful ,friendly. bar staff I have ever encountered .Will be back.

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 7 September 2020 via mobile

Before embarking on a five day holiday to Birmingham my twin brother Stephen and I decided to have a day out in Liverpool visiting some of our city's great real ale pubs to get us into the holiday mood . I love the look of...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 27 August 2020

We called in for a swifty with the kids before traveling home. This pub is unspoilt and traditional just as we like it. Really friendly landlord and even though we didn't eat the menu was good and very reasonably priced. Will definitely try it out...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 21 August 2020 via mobile

What a lovely quaint pub,called in as we couldn’t check in hotel rooms till 3. The Bar manager was really friendly made us yorkshire folk feel welcome🤪good choice of craft beers/larger had food spot on 👍will defo call in when we next visit liverpool.

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 17 August 2020 via mobile

Popped in for a soft drink on a hot day as off the ale but they have a great range of well kept cask ages which change regularly. Bonus points too rewarded as I enquired about a favourite beer which had been replaced and the...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 16 August 2020 via mobile

Awesome bar, as soon as I entered I was overwhelmed immediately by the customer service from all staff and manger, friendly faces and professional always showing service with a smile. I can’t wait to go back and get involved with the brilliant atmosphere, for locals...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 16 August 2020 via mobile

Hidden gem in the city this place. Soon as you walk in its got the feel of a great scouse pub. Warm, friendly and welcoming! Choices of ales are great, i went for the erdinger (personal favourite) which is hard to find nowadays on draft,...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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12 December 2020|
Response from Netts71 |
Hi I dont work at this pub I only visited it. Maybe contact them direct Good luck
Steve T
14 October 2019|
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Response from Amanda F |
Yes they are dog friendly
Pamela M
30 December 2016|
Response from retep55 |
Keg ciders... Thatchers Gold, Strongbow Dark Fruit & Strongbow Cloudy Apple!
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  • The Excelsior is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5