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Submitted on Wednesday, 24th June 2015
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Real Ale Ray left this review about Big 6 Inn
A historic pub of regional importance and well worth a visit. Please note when visiting this pub you are made very welcome by the locals, so allow some time for a good old chat at the bar, whilst supping some very well kept ales.
Big 6 established itself as a pub in 1857, when the propery owner turned the middle terrace house into a beerhouse, with a brew shop and stables either side. The original name of the pub back then was known as the Bowling Green. This traditional pub consists of the central bar, a lounge on the right hand side with partitioned seating areas and a family room, on the left of the bar area.
Five ales on hand pump on our visit, we went for the Hawkshead Cumbrian 5 Hop and the Hanlons Firefly.
On 16th June 2015
- rating: 10
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Keith Taggart left this review about Big 6 Inn
Well worth finding. Head from King Cross towards the old infirmary. After the mini roundabout you can see some terrace gable ends across the green. On the middle one there is a faint outline of a big '6'. The pub is made from knocking together several back to back houses and is full of character. Several rotating guest ales (5 I think) always in good condition.
On 15th August 2008
- rating: 8
[User has posted 22 recommendations about 22 pubs]
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- Real Ale : Yes last updated 15 August 2008 by hondo .
Last inspected: April 24th 2012