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The Beehive, Swindon Central, Swindon

Prospect Hill
Swindon
SN1 3JS
Phone: 01793523187
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Reviews of The Beehive (Average Rating: 8 of 10) Add Review see review guidelines

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Danny O'Revey left this review about The Beehive

Lovely split level back street local in lanes near town cntre. Wedge shaped end & bar running the route down.

On 8th May 2016 - rating: 9
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Jonathan Wilde left this review about The Beehive

Description of premises as per Alan's review below. Since then it must've been through some changes as there are now 6 hand pumps complete with tasting notes around the fireplace and no mainstream lager present.

As mentioned steps are everywhere in here and there are also some quirky narrow tables just to the left on entry from Prospect Hill in the top area with benches along all of this wall in the bar area.

The pub comes complete with a black cat that appears to Lord it over the top bar area.

Overall a very pleasant pub just away from the town centre. And as a Camra 2016 entrant is probably popular with real ale fans.

On 10th January 2016 - no rating submitted
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Alan Winfield left this review about The Beehive

The Beehive is a decent looking pub that is at the apex of two streets and also on an hill.
This pub is very narrow at the bottom end as its on a corner,once inside here there is a narrowish room at the front which has steps down to other drinking areas as the pub is on a steepish hill.
The pub is fairly smart inside and it is a Greene King tied house i had a drink of GK IPA which was ok there was also Abbot on.
This is a decent smallish pub to have a few drinks in.

On 15th November 2010 - rating: 7
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Map location corrected by Alan Winfield
Swindon, 0.81 miles, 15 min walk (show)
Kemble, 16.63 miles, 5 hr 21 min walk (show)
Bedwyn, 17.28 miles, 5 hr 33 min walk (show)
Latest updates View all updates for The Beehive, Swindon
22nd Sep 2019, 20:29
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22nd Sep 2019, 20:19
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Pub Details

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  • Accommodation : No last updated 10 January 2016 by ROB Camra
  • Bar Billiards : No last updated 10 January 2016 by Jonathan Wilde
  • Beer Festivals : No last updated 10 January 2016 by ROB Camra
  • Beer Garden : No last updated 10 January 2016 by Jonathan Wilde
  • CAMRA Discount : No last updated 10 January 2016 by ROB Camra
  • Car Park : Yes - Is within residents parking zone - last updated 10 January 2016 by ROB Camra
  • Darts : No last updated 10 January 2016 by Jonathan Wilde
  • Dog Friendly : Yes last updated 10 January 2016 by ROB Camra
  • Function Room : No last updated 10 January 2016 by Jonathan Wilde
  • Hot Food : Yes - May just be the selection of pies advertised on the board. - last updated 10 January 2016 by Jonathan Wilde
  • Jukebox : No last updated 10 January 2016 by Jonathan Wilde
  • Karaoke : No last updated 10 January 2016 by Jonathan Wilde
  • Live Music : Yes - Thursday, Friday, Sunday - last updated 10 January 2016 by ROB Camra
  • Live TV Sports : No last updated 10 January 2016 by Jonathan Wilde
  • Micropub : No last updated 10 January 2016 by Jonathan Wilde
  • Pinball : No last updated 10 January 2016 by Jonathan Wilde
  • Pool Table : No last updated 10 January 2016 by Jonathan Wilde
  • Real Ale : Yes last updated 10 January 2016 by ROB Camra
  • Real Cider : No last updated 10 January 2016 by ROB Camra
  • Wheelchair Access : No last updated 10 January 2016 by Jonathan Wilde
  • WiFi : Yes - Requires code as only wifi is a secured Talk Talk router and a local residents intermittent BT wifi. - last updated 10 January 2016 by Jonathan Wilde
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