REAL ALE IN GLOUCESTERSHIRE


This page is part of a prototype web-based CAMRA guide to Gloucestershire pubs.
The pub information has been supplied by the Gloucestershire, Cheltenham, Tewkesbury, Bristol and District
& North Cotswold branches of CAMRA and thus these pages are
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STAPLE HILL

CROWN INN  See Map
14, High Street, BS16 5HP
Tel. Bristol (0117) 910-9546
BRAINS Bitter (H)
BRAINS SA (H)
BRAINS Rev James (H)
GUEST BEER Regular (H)

Friendly, busy community pub, it has a
children's play area in the garden and a
big screen TV for certain sports
occasions. A raised area is used
primarily for serving food. A regular
live music venue.


2000
Historical information

HUMPER'S OFF-LICENCE  See Map
26, Soundwell Road, BS16 4QW
Kingswood-Downend Road
Tel. Bristol (0117) 956-5525
COTTAGE Champflower Ale (G)
GUEST BEER Two Ales (G)
GUEST BEER Bottled Beers (G)

Small, friendly off-licence selling up
to four real ales, including two
ever-changing guests, four real ciders
and a large choice of bottle-conditioned
beers. A wide selection of polypins is
stocked in December at very reasonable
prices. A local institution, with many
years in this Guide, it has also
featured in CAMRA's Good Cider Guide.
Hours may vary.


2011

KING WILLIAM IV  See Map
62, Broad Street, BS16 5NP
Tel. Bristol (0117) 956-5471
BASS Draught Bass (H)
BUTCOMBE Butcombe Bitter (H)

Popular basic pub with loud music and
young clientele. Skittle alley, pool
table and table football. Live music.


1996
Historical information

OLD MAIL HOUSE  See Map
56, High Street, BS16 5HW
Tel. Bristol (0117) 956-6654
BUTCOMBE Butcombe Bitter (H)
COURAGE Best Bitter (H)
THEAKSTON Best Bitter (H)

Lively split-level pub catering for
younger clientele. American memorabilia
adorns the walls. Pool table. Live
music.


1996
Historical information

PORTCULLIS  See Map
130, High Street, BS16 5HH
Tel. Bristol (0117) 907-7302
BASS Draught Bass (H)
BUTCOMBE Butcombe Bitter (H)

Popular open-plan single-bar pub on main
crossroads. Skittle alley and pool
table. Food at lunchtimes (except
Monday) with daily roast. Live music.


1996
Historical information

RED LION  See Map
76, Broad Street, BS16 5NL
Tel. Bristol (0117) 956-0230
BASS Draught Bass (H)
WADWORTH Henry's IPA (H)
WADWORTH 6X (H)

Pleasant two-bar pub. Glass partition in
lounge. Family garden with aviary.


1996

STAPLE HILL OAK  See Map
84-86, High Street, BS16 5HN
On A4175
Tel. Bristol (0117) 956-8543
GREENE KING Abbot (H)
GREENE KING Ruddles Best (H)
MARSTON'S Pedigree (H)
GUEST BEER Four Ales (H)

Large, atmospheric Wetherspoon's
conversion of an old post office; it is
a split-level open plan affair with a
small outdoor patio at the rear. It was
voted Wetherspoon's regional community
pub of the year 2008-2009. Local history
is the theme with reference to Robert
Bateman, a local preacher and the band
leader on the Titanic. Food is served
all day.

(7,49)
2011

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