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The Famous King George, Hathershaw, Oldham

259 Hollins Road
Oldham
OL8 3AA
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ROB Camra left this review about The Famous King George

A massive, multi roomed, recently refurbished, food led pub. Loads of TV screens around the place. There were hardly any people in on a late Friday afternoon and the whole place felt a bit sterile. 2 handpumps on the bar, but only Moorhouse's White Witch badged. I asked the barmaid for a half, it wasn't on. She asked the landlord who was chatting to his mates why the beer was badged when it wasn't on. He said "It's ready in the cellar, I'll put it on later". So the lazy git couldn't be bothered to do his job even though someone wanted serving with it. The barmaid said" Sorry, we've still got smooth". I told her that the landlord didn't deserve my, or anyone elses's custom with his poor attitude and pointed out that the pub was empty, whilst the nearby Falconers was doing very nicely, I wonder why that is. A neat enough roadside eatery type of place run by a total Barclay's. Would have been a 5 or 6 if it hadn't been for the numpty.

On 21st April 2015 - rating: 2
[User has posted 2683 recommendations about 2612 pubs]

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Moston, 2.84 miles, 54 min walk (show)
Ashton-under-Lyne, 3.08 miles, 59 min walk (show)
Mossley (Manchester), 4.61 miles, 1 hr 29 min walk (show)
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21st Apr 2015, 10:13
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13th Dec 2013, 14:23
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  • Real Ale : Yes last updated 05 January 2014 by Alan Hurdle
Opening Hours
Sunday12noon - 11:30pm
Monday12noon - 11:30pm
Tuesday12noon - 11:30pm
Wednesday12noon - 11:30pm
Thursday12noon - 11:30pm
Friday12noon - 0:30am
Saturday12noon - 0:30am
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