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The Holy Inadequate Ltd

The Holy Inadequate 67 Etruria Old Road | Etruria, Stoke-on-Trent ST1 5PE, England
+44 7771 358238
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“pork pie” (20 reviews)
“pies” (4 reviews)
“real ale” (10 reviews)
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The Holy Inadequate 67 Etruria Old Road | Etruria, Stoke-on-Trent ST1 5PE, England
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Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

A brilliant pub. A great selection of bitters, many of them local. One of the better pubs I have visited, nice atmosphere and nice interior. The barmaid is lovely. Very friendly and attentive.

Thank Star_Equity
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Great beer and brilliant staff, parking available. Beer garden. Room for hire. Traditional ale house. Has won Staffordshire Pub of the Year several times. Is and has been my favourite pub for the last 6 Years. It’s easy access from the Trent and Mersey Canal....More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

A hidden gem just off the canal, a must visit for all boaters. Great range of real ales and friendly landlord. Will definitely visit again 😁

Thank Gill M
Reviewed 1 August 2017

really proud to have a nice pub in our Etruria estate always friendly staff good range of bear nice atmosphere :)

Thank liulystadas
Reviewed 24 July 2017

When we are visiting family in Stoke this is always a must visit. Always friendly and good value. Amazing range of beers. Great atmosphere.

Thank HantsDennis
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Always a good beer try, brew own beer on site just trying o'rate and we have to agree it's alright. Very friendly pub

Thank adey85
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Staying in a city centre hotel in Stoke-On-Trent I thought I'd try some of the real ale pubs in the city centre. What a massive disappointment! After more investigative work I then heard about The Holy Inadequate which according the Google maps was a 24...More

Thank Phil P
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Been here a few times and always enjoyed the visit. It's the sort of place you can visit on your own or in a group. Good choice of proper beers. Nice log burner when it's cold. No lager swilling oiks making a racket. Going again...More

Thank Paul K
Reviewed 23 May 2017

A classic traditional boozer, the sort of which are now sadly few and far between. A great selection of real ales, ciders and bottled beers plus substantial pork pies. It's a short walk from Etruria Canal Basin and the Trent and Mersey Canal, so if...More

Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

I treat this as my local though there are plenty of pubs much closer .great range of beers and ciders .some interesting gins and whisky .they also stock "nanny state" alcohol free beer if you are driving . The only beer I've tried that tastes...More

Thank stokiebloke45
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29 August 2015|
Response from tracey f |
They don't sell food, just nuts and crisps
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
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Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Holy Inadequate 67 Etruria Old Road | Etruria, Stoke-on-Trent ST1 5PE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Stoke-on-Trent
  • Phone Number: +44 7771 358238
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We are not a Restaurant we are a Traditional Pub that is a Brewery Tap and Free House. Pork Pies,Pork Scratching's,Crisps & Nuts.
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