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Tap & Spile, Hexham

1 Battle Hill
Hexham
NE46 1BA
Phone: 01434602039

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Will Larter left this review about Tap & Spile

My visit found the pub with only two beers on among the six hand pumps on the bar, but it had been a "busy weekend" apparently - it was May Day bank holiday and I passed through Hexham on the Tuesday. I had a half of High House Farm Old Hemp, which was in good condition but a bit pricey I thought at £1.80/half. The other beer was Anarchy Urban Assault. This two-roomed corner bar, with entrances at 1 Eastgate and 1 Battle Hill (take your pick) has one side carpeted, the other bare boards. My abiding memory of this pub is the rather tearful interview the landlady was having with a representative of the pubco; I hope everything turned out all right. The Facebook and Twitter activity on behalf of the pub suggests that live music has a strong presence here. 

Date of visit: 2nd May 2017

On 28th July 2017 - rating: 7
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Real Ale Ray left this review about Tap & Spile

Well worth a visit friendly staff and locals. This traditional pub had six real ales to offer on my visit. On handpull were Farne Island, Everards Tiger, Mordue 5 Bridges, Ruddles Best, Jarrow Rivet Catcher and Northumerland Fog on the Tyne. Will defo return

On 7th October 2011 - rating: 10
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hondo . left this review about Tap & Spile

Old style real ale pub serving food. Deuchars, farne island, flowers, hexhamshire bitter, roosters yankee, ruddles and white amarillo beers on . The pub has a dartboard.

On 25th March 2010 - no rating submitted
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