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The Railway Hotel, Doncaster

Moss Road
Askern
Postal town: Doncaster
DN6 0JS
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Punch Taverns

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James Joines left this review about The Railway Hotel

The Only Real Ale pub in Askern.
Tetley and Black Sheep available.

On 26th February 2011 - no rating submitted
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Roger Button left this review about The Railway Hotel

A rather basic, dated and rather dull pub near the main station. Naturally it has a Railway theme with a few photos of steam locomotives and Doncaster station of yesteryear but the efforts do seem a little underwhelming. The main bar contains 2 large arcs of built in seating with a sports based TV in the corner whilst at the rear is a pool and darts area. The 3 ales on offer were disappointing and unadventurous – John Smiths, John Smiths Magnet and Tetley. That said I have never had Magnet before although I wish I could still say the same. Ironically the makeshift pump clip consisted of an old beer mat sellotaped onto a Deuchers clip which would have been a far more worthwhile pint. Not too much of interest in the general scheme of things but it was friendly enough and they have probably the smallest barman this side of the Hobbit House in Manila. The sort of pub that is handy for a missed train but that's really about it

On 14th September 2009 - rating: 3
[User has posted 1238 recommendations about 1232 pubs]

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Map location corrected by James Joines
Adwick, 3.87 miles, 1 hr 14 min walk (show)
Bentley (S Yorks), 5.74 miles, 1 hr 50 min walk (show)
Kirk Sandall, 7.81 miles, 2 hr 30 min walk (show)
Latest updates View all updates for The Railway Hotel, Askern
26th Feb 2011, 11:36
Review submitted by James Joines
 
16th Feb 2010, 13:17
Review submitted by Roger Button

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  • Real Ale : Yes last updated 14 September 2009 by Alan Winfield
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