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Ye Olde White Lion, Congleton

22 High Street
Congleton
CW12 1BD
Phone: 01260272702
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Real Ale Ray left this review about Ye Olde White Lion

The building dates back to the 1600's and certainly looks it. This is a one room pub, with seating either side of the entrance. The bar is positioned on the back left hand side. This room had low beamed ceilings and the floor was carpeted, apart from the area around the bar, which had modern looking grey tiles. The big let down for such an historic pub was the two gaming machines, propped up either side of an original timber upright beam opposite the bar and the crap choice of music blaring down my ears. Six pumps with five on, two from Beartown and two guest. We went for the Beartown Lit, which was ok, but didn't warrant a second. Large beer garden out the back, which was handy to escape from Katy Perry being played.

On 23rd July 2019 - rating: 6
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Graham Coombs left this review about The White Lion

The interior does not quite live up to the nice black and white frontage on the High Street, but it is pleasant enough. Outside there is a considerable amount of decking to the rear. Three ales on: I also tried the Kodiak Gold which was exceptional.

On 8th September 2016 - rating: 7
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Al Bundy left this review about The White Lion

A good pub with some cask ales
If you're driving or not drinking steer well clear as you're gonna get ripped off good style. But if you are out for a sesh then its ok.

On 3rd June 2015 - rating: 7
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Pub location see interactive map of local area
Map location corrected by Alan Hurdle
Congleton, 1.06 miles, 20 min walk (show)
Goostrey, 7.45 miles, 2 hr 23 min walk (show)
Alsager, 7.55 miles, 2 hr 25 min walk (show)
Latest updates View all updates for Ye Olde White Lion, Congleton
30th Sep 2021, 22:59
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30th Sep 2021, 22:05
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Pub details supplied by members of this site to the best of their knowledge. Please check with pub directly before making a special trip.

  • Accommodation : No last updated 08 September 2016 by Graham Coombs
  • Beer Garden : Yes last updated 02 October 2013 by Alan Hurdle
  • CAMRA Discount : No last updated 26 July 2019 by ROB Camra
  • Hot Food : Yes last updated 02 October 2013 by Alan Hurdle
  • Live Music : Yes last updated 08 September 2016 by Graham Coombs
  • Micropub : No last updated 08 September 2016 by Graham Coombs
  • Pinball : No last updated 08 September 2016 by Graham Coombs
  • Real Ale : Yes last updated 02 October 2013 by Alan Hurdle
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