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Crown & Sceptre, Bowbridge, Stroud

Horns Road
Phone: 01453762588
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Malden man left this review about Crown & Sceptre

Situated a walk from the town centre this is a traditional community based pub, popular with the locals and hosting motorcycle and fishing clubs. The pub has been opened out into one space with the bar in the middle of the larger area. Carpeted, fireplaces each end, there is a bar billiards table to the rear of the bar. A side area has a central large table that could seat a big group. Decor includes animal heads and antlers, B-movie film flyers and there are a few shelves of various bits and bobs, old kettles and the suchlike. There is occasional live music and there are a large selection of board games to borrow.
Four handpumps were serving Butcombe Bitter, Stroud Budding, Uley Bitter and Uley Pig's Ear. Meals are served and bar snacks available all day include pork pies, scotch eggs, home made pate and toasties.
A thriving pub and it just goes to show what can be achieved with an out of the way pub when it is well run. A deserving 2011 GBG entry. NB opens at noon.

On 10th April 2011 - rating: 8
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Pub location see interactive map of local area
Map location corrected by Malden man
Stroud (Glos), 0.96 miles, 18 min walk (show)
Stonehouse, 3.89 miles, 1 hr 15 min walk (show)
Cam & Dursley, 7.9 miles, 2 hr 32 min walk (show)
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16th Mar 2016, 18:58
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16th Mar 2016, 18:54
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Pub Details

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  • Bar Billiards : Yes last updated 10 April 2011 by David McNally
  • CAMRA Discount : Yes - 10% - last updated 12 February 2017 by Jonathan Wilde
  • Real Ale : Yes - Doombar - last updated 11 September 2013 by Dave McNally
Opening Hours
Sunday12noon - 11pm
Monday12noon - 11pm
Tuesday12noon - 11pm
Wednesday12noon - 11pm
Thursday12noon - 11pm
Friday12noon - 11pm
Saturday12noon - 11pm
Hours according to Facebook page, please check before making a special visit
Food Hygiene Rating

Last inspected: November 27th 2018
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