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Cheers, Weston Central, Weston Super Mare

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124 High Street
Weston Super Mare
BS23 1HP
Phone: 01934621370
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Blackthorn _ left this review about Cheers

A long and fairly narrow pub in the centre of Weston’s High Street, it is one of a number of similar unremarkable bars nearby that do little to entice anyone in and it seems to me to be a bit of a mystery as to how they survive when so many other pubs are closing.

A pool table is a prominent feature as you walk in to the pub, and not only was the cue kept behind the bar, but you were presented with just one for both players. Perhaps this says something about their usual clientèle. Beyond this is the bar counter which had some imitation beer barrels embedded in the front of it, and this, along with a couple of free-standing barrels to rest your pint on might lead you to surmise that they might actually sell some beer. Décor wise, it does have a little more character than some of it’s competitors with dark salmon paintwork and dark wood panelling on the lower part of the walls. A suspended ceiling was made out of wooden joists and there were some arches off to the left creating some booth style seating arrangements, although the amount of chairs was actually quite limited with just a few stools dotted around. A plasma screen was showing a sports fixture.

At the rear of the pub is something called the Back Bar Live and although it was in darkness on our visit, a quick glance in showed a stage and some speakers, etc., so there must presumably be regular live music nights.

Unfortunately there were no ales on tap, real or otherwise. There may perhaps have been some type of smoothflow concoction, although I did not note this. On the face of it, ciders appeared to fare better with taps for Symonds Founders Reserve, Thatcher’s Gold, Blackthorn and Cheddar Valley. However, the Symonds was apparently off, and both the Thatcher’s and the Blackthorn were in pretty dire condition. All in all, I can see little reason to visit this pub, although having said the nearby competition isn’t up to much either.

On 12th September 2014 - rating: 4
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Pub location see interactive map of local area
Map location corrected by Jonathan Wilde
Weston-super-Mare, 0.8 miles, 15 min walk (show)
Weston Milton, 1.97 miles, 37 min walk (show)
Worle, 3.77 miles, 1 hr 12 min walk (show)
Latest updates View all updates for Cheers, Weston Super Mare
12th Sep 2014, 13:06
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12th Sep 2014, 13:04
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  • Accommodation : No last updated 29 August 2014 by Jonathan Wilde
  • Bar Billiards : No last updated 29 August 2014 by Jonathan Wilde
  • Beer Festivals : No last updated 29 August 2014 by Jonathan Wilde
  • Beer Garden : No last updated 29 August 2014 by Jonathan Wilde
  • CAMRA Discount : No last updated 29 August 2014 by Jonathan Wilde
  • Car Park : No last updated 29 August 2014 by Jonathan Wilde
  • Child Friendly : No last updated 29 August 2014 by Jonathan Wilde
  • Darts : Yes last updated 29 August 2014 by Jonathan Wilde
  • Hot Food : No last updated 29 August 2014 by Jonathan Wilde
  • Jukebox : Yes last updated 29 August 2014 by Jonathan Wilde
  • Karaoke : Yes last updated 12 June 2013 by Dave McNally
  • Live Music : Yes last updated 29 August 2014 by Jonathan Wilde
  • Live TV Sports : Yes last updated 29 August 2014 by Jonathan Wilde
  • Pinball : No last updated 29 August 2014 by Jonathan Wilde
  • Pool Table : Yes last updated 29 August 2014 by Jonathan Wilde
  • Quiz Night : Yes last updated 29 August 2014 by Jonathan Wilde
  • Real Ale : No last updated 09 May 2014 by Dave McNally
  • Real Cider : Yes last updated 29 August 2014 by Jonathan Wilde
  • Wheelchair Access : Yes last updated 29 August 2014 by Jonathan Wilde
  • WiFi : Yes - Think it steals next doors cloud - last updated 29 August 2014 by Jonathan Wilde
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