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The Old Sun Inn, Buxton

33 High Street
Buxton
SK17 6HA
Phone: 0129823452
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Pub Type

Leased (Marstons)

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Will Larter left this review about The Old Sun Inn

My review of 2014 needs revisiting, because the atmosphere in here is now completely different - or maybe it's different day, different vibe. There are six hand pumps, with beers all from the Marstons stable, but my main memory of this visit was the loud pop music pouring from loudspeakers in every corner. No thanks.

Date of visit: 17th April 2019

On 31st May 2020 - rating: 4
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Al Bundy left this review about The Old Sun Inn

I too didn't mind it in here though I preferred the Cheshire Cheese next door.

On 12th October 2015 - rating: 7
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Will Larter left this review about The Old Sun Inn

The previous reviewer must have been particularly unlucky to call in here on a Sunday and find no hand pulls on. There are six hand pumps on the bar and on the occasion of our visit (also on a Sunday) five of them had beers available. It was fairly quiet, but then so were the nearby Swan and the Cheshire Cheese. I like it here, with its complicated layout of little private rooms, and nooks and corners where you can settle down for a conversation or just to read the paper over a pint. The beers we had were in good condition, if a little unadventurous. We called into all three local pubs during our brief stop in Buxton and enjoyed them all.

On 2nd July 2014 - rating: 7
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Pub location see interactive map of local area
Map location corrected by Will Larter
Blackheath, 0.46 miles, 8 min walk (show)
Buxton, 0.48 miles, 9 min walk (show)
Dove Holes, 3.83 miles, 1 hr 14 min walk (show)
Latest updates View all updates for The Old Sun Inn, Buxton
31st May 2020, 18:03
Review submitted by Will Larter amended by Will Larter
 
31st May 2020, 18:02
Review submitted by Will Larter

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  • Accommodation : No last updated 14 March 2018 by ROB Camra
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  • Hot Food : Yes last updated 14 March 2018 by ROB Camra
  • Live Music : No last updated 14 March 2018 by ROB Camra
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  • Micropub : No last updated 14 March 2018 by ROB Camra
  • Real Ale : Yes last updated 14 March 2018 by ROB Camra
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  • Wheelchair Access : Yes last updated 14 March 2018 by ROB Camra
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