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The Pen Factory, Liverpool Central, Liverpool

Pub added by Al Bundy
13 Hope Street
Liverpool
L1 9BQ
Phone: 01517097887
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Gill Smith left this review about The Pen Factory

Visited this 2019 Good Beer Guide pub, but it has to be said it no way resembles a pub. There is a lift to get disabled down to the lower ground floor, and it is a very large canteen style room with the kitchen at the bottom, the bar on the left hand side and doors out to a pleasant garden area on the right hand side. The masses of tables in front of the bar were laid for food, and the few tables at he back were for drinkers. Beer choice was Titanic First Class, Titanic Plum Porter, Sonnet 43 Abolition, Salopian Oracle and Tiny Rebel Juicy. We chose First Class and Abolition, both of which were fine.

On 21st August 2019 - rating: 7
[User has posted 1296 recommendations about 1186 pubs]


Al Bundy left this review about The Pen Factory

This place, though still the same layout as an industrial canteen, has in recent times upped its real ale quality. Interesting and ever changing breweries are now to be found here. Happily there is always a dark ale on.

6/1/15:
Bar/Restaurant serving real ales and ciders. Run by the same lot who ran The Everyman Bistro next door. Has 6 pumps,4 were on, and 2 6 pump t-bars for Europops.

On 8th March 2019 - rating: 7
[User has posted 3349 recommendations about 3265 pubs]


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Just a quick pint, then I'm off left this review about The Pen Factory

Very modern bar / restaurant located down a half-flight of stairs from the street and with a rather inconspicuous entrance. However, the interior is lighter than you would expect because there are some additional windows at the back beside the patio beer garden. Little in the way of decor, with mostly bare or painted brick walls and industrial pipework, but overall effect isn't unattractive. Six real ales in a variety of styles from the six handpumps, and my pint of the local(ish) Red Star Lakota (£3.20) was in good shape. Unexpectedly good.

On 16th April 2016 - rating: 8
[User has posted 5697 recommendations about 5697 pubs]

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Pub location see interactive map of local area
Map location corrected by Alan Hurdle
Liverpool Central Loop Line, 0.6 miles, 11 min walk (show)
Liverpool Central, 0.6 miles, 11 min walk (show)
Liverpool Lime Street, 0.74 miles, 14 min walk (show)
Latest updates View all updates for The Pen Factory, Liverpool
21st Aug 2019, 23:09
Review submitted by Gill Smith
 
8th Mar 2019, 16:59
Review submitted by Al Bundy amended by Al Bundy

Pub Details

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  • Accommodation : No last updated 04 August 2018 by Al Bundy
  • Bar Billiards : No last updated 04 August 2018 by Al Bundy
  • Beer Festivals : No last updated 04 August 2018 by Al Bundy
  • Beer Garden : Yes last updated 01 February 2018 by Alan Hurdle
  • CAMRA Discount : No last updated 04 August 2018 by Al Bundy
  • Car Park : No last updated 04 August 2018 by Al Bundy
  • Child Friendly : Yes last updated 04 August 2018 by Al Bundy
  • Darts : No last updated 04 August 2018 by Al Bundy
  • Dog Friendly : Yes last updated 04 August 2018 by Al Bundy
  • Function Room : No last updated 04 August 2018 by Al Bundy
  • Hot Food : Yes last updated 06 January 2015 by hondo .
  • Jukebox : No last updated 04 August 2018 by Al Bundy
  • Karaoke : No last updated 04 August 2018 by Al Bundy
  • Live Music : Yes last updated 01 February 2018 by Alan Hurdle
  • Live TV Sports : No last updated 04 August 2018 by Al Bundy
  • Micropub : No last updated 04 August 2018 by Al Bundy
  • Pinball : No last updated 04 August 2018 by Al Bundy
  • Pool Table : No last updated 04 August 2018 by Al Bundy
  • Real Ale : Yes last updated 06 January 2015 by hondo .
  • Real Cider : Yes last updated 01 February 2018 by Alan Hurdle
  • Wheelchair Access : Yes last updated 01 February 2018 by Alan Hurdle
  • WiFi : Yes last updated 01 February 2018 by Alan Hurdle
Opening Hours
SundayClosed
MondayClosed
Tuesday11am - Midnight
Wednesday11am - Midnight
Thursday11am - Midnight
Friday11am - Midnight
Saturday11am - Midnight
Hours according to Facebook page, please check before making a special visit
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