User name:

Password:

Login


Sign in with Facebook


Not already a member?
Join our community and - Rate & review pubs - Upload pictures - Add events JOIN for free NOW


Chat about:
Yet another list with Bucking Fastard on the Pub Forum

Picture of Calthorpe Arms
Image posted by Just a quick pint, then I'm off
Submitted on Sunday, 20th February 2022
With picture contributions to 8190 other pubs
View all this pub's pictures (4 more images)
Only members may add pictures, click to receive free membership

Calthorpe Arms, Birmingham

Wellington Road
Handsworth
Perry Barr
Postal town: Birmingham
B20 2DZ
Correct details

Served areas

Reviews of Calthorpe Arms (Average Rating: 5 of 10) Add Review see review guidelines

Just a quick pint, then I'm off left this review about Calthorpe Arms

Now reopened as a bar and grill - the former having been tidied up a bit but still basic. Limited, if refurbished, seating at the narrow end of the wedge-shaped layout, with a pool room on one side of the wider part and the lounge / restaurant in the other. No real ale, of course, with Worthington's (£3.40) available from a small number of standard keg taps.

On 21st February 2022 - rating: 5
[User has posted 7048 recommendations about 7048 pubs]


Please Note: This review is over a year old.


Delboy 20 left this review about Calthorpe Arms

It has been a few years since I called in here. I had to have a can because there was no beer on! It looks as though it has closed down now as the car park is fenced off and the windows are whitewashed from inside. Can't see this opening again but you never know!

On 14th October 2019 - no rating submitted
[User has posted 1360 recommendations about 1287 pubs]


Please Note: This review is over a year old.


Soup Dragon left this review about Calthorpe Arms

This is a detached U-shaped corner pub. It is Victorian, and takes its name from the Calthorpes, who were big landholders around the wider Brimingham area at that time. The pub is somewhat irregular in its shape, with a smaller upper storey above the bar area and bay windows in the lounge area behind. It is in cream render, with red paintwork (pilasters and windows), which is now a little tired. The interior has a rear lounge, which was in darkness. The front room is the bar, and has a diagonal serving bar (now the old interior walls have gone). It is in red, cream and wood panel, with a white ceiling nd red tile floor. There is a side area that has a pool table and a serving hatch from where Indian food is served - i didn't see the menu, or try the food, so can't comment on that. A few general prints are on the walls, with a few mirrors, but it looks a little plain. The TV has American wrestling on and the music was rock based, although there is a jukebox. The service was OK, despite getting my order wrong. The clientele was cosmopolitan and local - it was quite busy too. Beer; no real ale, just the usual tap stuff with M&B MILD. I tried a pint of mixed, which ended-up as lager and bitter! One for the locals.

On 8th October 2013 - no rating submitted
[User has posted 3067 recommendations about 3062 pubs]

External web links for Calthorpe Arms

No known official website for this pub.

Pub location see interactive map of local area
Map location corrected by Soup Dragon
Perry Barr, 0.6 miles, 11 min walk (show)
Witton (West Midlands), 1.26 miles, 24 min walk (show)
Hamstead (Birmingham), 1.71 miles, 33 min walk (show)
Latest updates View all updates for Calthorpe Arms, Perry Barr
21st Feb 2022, 19:33
Review submitted by Just a quick pint, then I'm off
 
20th Feb 2022, 10:40
Picture submitted by Just a quick pint, then I'm off approved

Pub Details

Pub details supplied by members of this site to the best of their knowledge. Please check with pub directly before making a special trip.

  • Real Ale : No last updated 08 October 2013 by Alan Hurdle
Local pubs

Icon Key: Picture Recommendation Rating Closed