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The Boy & Barrel, Bradford

60 Westgate
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Rob Hunter left this review about The Boy & Barrel

This has apparently been done up, but on passing today I wouldn't have known that from the outside. I assume the money got spent on the inside!

On 10th March 2020 - no rating submitted
[User has posted 534 recommendations about 479 pubs]

John Yeadon left this review about The Boy & Barrel

The Boy and Barrel has reopened with a new landlord after a recent refurbishment. See T&A article.

On 4th February 2020 - no rating submitted
[User has posted 49 recommendations about 42 pubs]

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Just a quick pint, then I'm off left this review about The Boy & Barrel

Very basic - and small - town-centre pub of a type that has almost vanished in large parts of the country. No money appears to have been spent on the place in decades, but this has the minor advantage that it still retains some interesting features such as the decorative glazing in front and side windows. Narrow bar with limited seating apart from a reasonable table at the front, a few high stools opposite the bar and a couple more small tables further back. One TV plus some dubious-looking remnants of what might be a karaoke system. No real ale, so it was a quick pint of John Smiths Extra Smooth (£2.00 during the day-long happy 'hour') and I was off...

On 10th December 2012 - rating: 4
[User has posted 6109 recommendations about 6109 pubs]

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Map location corrected by John Yeadon
Bradford Forster Square, 0.26 miles, 5 min walk (show)
Bradford Interchange, 0.48 miles, 9 min walk (show)
Frizinghall, 2.17 miles, 41 min walk (show)
Latest updates View all updates for The Boy & Barrel, Bradford
10th Mar 2020, 19:31
Picture submitted by Rob Hunter approved
10th Mar 2020, 17:57
Review submitted by Rob Hunter

Pub Details

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  • Beer Garden : No last updated 09 August 2013 by John Yeadon
  • Car Park : No last updated 02 August 2013 by John Yeadon
  • Karaoke : Yes last updated 10 March 2012 by Dave McNally
  • Micropub : No last updated 29 April 2019 by John Yeadon
  • Real Ale : No last updated 10 December 2012 by Dave McNally
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