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The Old Crown

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188 High Street
Postal town: Birmingham
B12 0LD
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Bus Stop(, ) Gibb St

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Danny O'Revey left this review about The Old Crown

A fantastic building from the outside, especially considering its in Birmingham, as historic as it gets. Its a bit tavern-like inside, and just needs that je ne sais quoi?

Could be a lot better, as review below, but gets probaly 2 extra marks from me purely for the exterior. It just seems somebody is possibly just playing with the historic theme?

The beer is truely aweful (1363)

On 24th August 2010 - rating: 6
[User has posted 609 recommendations about 595 pubs]

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Soup Dragon left this review about The Old Crown

Oh! my Lord.

The Banks's MILD was pretty poor and the place full of ladies exhuding a narcissim far more potent than the beer.

The oldest building in Birmingham of course actually means a few roof beams from the old school, if indeed, anything. It is twee and souless, as they have surgically removed any historic charm

I am sure more will be attracted to the plastic tot, than be upset by the loss of historic charm

On 11th September 2009 - no rating submitted
[User has posted 2902 recommendations about 2895 pubs]

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24th Aug 2010, 12:55
Review submitted by Danny O'Revey
9th Mar 2010, 21:19
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