But during the 2016 refit, he couldn’t bear to part with the classic front bar and its original tiles. It still looks and feels like a proper pub, even if the rest of the venue is packed with banquettes, lazy Susans, live-seafood tanks and curvy blue and gold pipes.
This preserved corner keeps dedicated drinkers happy with 10 taps. Expect brews from Mountain Goat, Vale, 4 Pines, Cricketers Arms, Carlton and others. Counter meals take in burgers, steaks and other pub classics. It might be small, but it’s still one of the area’s best spots for a casual drink.
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