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Submitted on Thursday, 28th June 2018
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Hoot, Wigan

Pub added by ROB Camra
34A High Street
Standish
Postal town: Wigan
WN6 0HL
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Reviews of Hoot (Average Rating: 8 of 10) Add Review see review guidelines

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Real Ale Ray left this review about Hoot

This new café bar was formally a kebab shop and have to say what a superb job they have done on the conversion. We called early Friday eve and the bar was busy inside and out. This corner street bar consisted of one room with the bar situated along the back wall. The exterior also had adequate drinking space with both side and front. The front area having a large glass canopy and seating area.
The bar counter was in granite and had an oak cladded front, the back bar had a silver glitter wallpaper which was added sparkle under the bar lighting. The service here was efficient, if you were stood directly in front of the young bar staff, without having to draw their attention along the bar. Eight handpumps with seven in operation serving six ales and one cider. We went for the locale Bank Top Pavilion Pale, which was superb.
The main theme running through the bar was the various owls dotted around the place. Another unusual feature were the woollen clouds around the ceilings. These were placed here to act as sound diffuses to cut down voice overload when the bar gets busy, I have to say it does work. This bar is slightly upmarket with Prosecco on tap, but still attracts the real ale drinker with their choice and quality.

On 26th June 2016 - rating: 8
[User has posted 2605 recommendations about 2605 pubs]

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Pub location see interactive map of local area
Map location corrected by ROB Camra
Appley Bridge, 3.26 miles, 1 hr 2 min walk (show)
Gathurst, 3.32 miles, 1 hr 4 min walk (show)
Wigan Wallgate, 3.59 miles, 1 hr 9 min walk (show)
Latest updates View all updates for Hoot, Standish
28th Jun 2018, 12:27
Picture submitted by Wynne Route approved
 
28th Jun 2018, 12:27
Picture submitted by Wynne Route approved

Pub Details

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  • Real Ale : Yes last updated 04 April 2016 by Quinno _
Opening Hours
Sunday12noon - 10:30pm
MondayClosed
TuesdayClosed
Wednesday2pm - 11pm
Thursday2pm - 11pm
Friday2pm - Midnight
Saturday12noon - Midnight
Hours according to Facebook page, please check before making a special visit
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Last inspected: August 10th 2018
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