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The Imperial Tavern, Worcester

35 St Nicholas Street
Worcester
WR1 1UW
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Blue Scrumpy left this review about The Imperial Tavern

A friendly barmaid welcomed us to this traditional boozer, our penultimate Worcester stop on the final stretch to Shrub Hill station.

It's a Black Country Ales pub, with various boards around listing the excellent choice of ales and ciders. Although, I'm not convinced that the boards were completely up to date. The selection I could see was Black Country BFG, Fireside & Pig On The Wall, Sharp's Atlantic, Oakham Inferno, Titanic Plum Porter, Coach House Blueberry, Gloucester Gold & Bosun's King Neptune. Ciders were Gwynt y Ddraig Black Dragon, Happy Daze & Farmers Pride, Lilley's Mango Cider & Tropical Cider, Abrahall's Ruby Tuesday & Thistly Cross Whisky Cask.

A decent place that I wouldn't have minded staying longer in. But we had one more pub to do and a train to catch. Maybe next time, we'll start here....

On 6th September 2020 - rating: 8
[User has posted 233 recommendations about 233 pubs]


Just a quick pint, then I'm off left this review about The Imperial Tavern

Really fine old city-centre pub, given a new lease of life by Black Country Ales. Four different seating areas wrapping around the central servery: the main bar at the front, a smaller side section with an alcove opposite, a live music performance area - in entertaining open-mic use when I visited - on the far corner and a lounge at the back. Excellent selection of ten real ales - including a rare Worthington's White Shield in cask form (£3.60) amongst the six guests, plus four of the brewery's own beers - on the various handpumps plus nine boxed ciders.

On 23rd February 2020 - rating: 8
[User has posted 6109 recommendations about 6109 pubs]


Delboy 20 left this review about The Imperial Tavern

Traditional pub not far from the train station. It seemed a bit quiet on my Friday afternoon visit with only 3 other customers in. The usual 3 house beers plus another 7 guests. I went for Saved By The Bell from Bespoke brewing which was fine. A lot of old photos of Worcester pubs on the walls. A decent pub.

On 30th November 2019 - no rating submitted
[User has posted 1063 recommendations about 1023 pubs]


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Pub location see interactive map of local area
Map location corrected by Jonathan Wilde
Worcester Foregate Street, 0.16 miles, 3 min walk (show)
Worcester Shrub Hill, 0.74 miles, 14 min walk (show)
Droitwich Spa, 7.22 miles, 2 hr 19 min walk (show)
Latest updates View all updates for The Imperial Tavern, Worcester
6th Sep 2020, 18:02
Review submitted by Blue Scrumpy
 
10th May 2020, 22:17
Web Link submitted by aleand hearty approved

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  • Accommodation : No last updated 12 August 2019 by Quinno _
  • Bar Billiards : No last updated 12 August 2019 by Quinno _
  • Beer Festivals : Yes last updated 02 April 2019 by Gill Smith
  • CAMRA Discount : No last updated 12 August 2019 by Quinno _
  • Car Park : No last updated 12 August 2019 by Quinno _
  • Function Room : No last updated 12 August 2019 by Quinno _
  • Hot Food : Yes last updated 02 April 2019 by Gill Smith
  • Jukebox : No last updated 12 August 2019 by Quinno _
  • Karaoke : No last updated 12 August 2019 by Quinno _
  • Live Music : Yes last updated 02 April 2019 by Gill Smith
  • Live TV Sports : Yes last updated 02 April 2019 by Gill Smith
  • Micropub : No last updated 12 August 2019 by Quinno _
  • Pinball : No last updated 12 August 2019 by Quinno _
  • Pool Table : No last updated 12 August 2019 by Quinno _
  • Quiz Night : Yes last updated 22 June 2019 by ROB Camra
  • Real Ale : Yes last updated 12 August 2019 by Quinno _
  • Real Cider : Yes last updated 12 August 2019 by Quinno _
  • WiFi : Yes last updated 12 August 2019 by Quinno _
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