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Requested be closed with reason - Gone away: Long-time closed, appears to have been converted to residential use.

The Britannia, Birmingham

21 Proctor Street
Postal town: Birmingham
B7 4ED
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Soup Dragon left this review about The Britannia

A strangely narrow corner pub, with a couple of benches outside. It is a Victorian pub built to service the court houses and the Windsor Road Gas Works over the road, and as both are now gone, this place seems a little out of place now. It remains a nice building, which was originally all brick, but now has a lower render in white, with dark paintwork (it was a night-time visit!) around the door and windows and on the keystones. The interior once had a couple of small rooms, but these are now one. The bar section is at the front and widens out a little after the serving bar, although this area now has a dartboard - but also the few mirrors and pictures that liven the walls up. The decor is a cream artex look, with some fakey black beams. There is a TV, which had a soap on and there was no music. The service was functional and the place had several mature locals in telling colourful stories in colourful language. Beer; no real ale. Usual keg stuff, though no Banks's as the sign suggests. M&B MILD was on, but i had a shandy. Definitely one for the locals.

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Map location corrected by Jonathan Wilde
Duddeston, 0.75 miles, 14 min walk (show)
Birmingham Moor Street, 1.08 miles, 20 min walk (show)
Birmingham Snow Hill, 1.13 miles, 21 min walk (show)
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24th Sep 2023, 18:24
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24th Sep 2023, 18:24
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  • Real Ale : No last updated 02 September 2013 by Alan Hurdle
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