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Skew Bridge Alehouse, Rainhill, Prescot

Pub added by aleand hearty
5 Dane Court
Prescot
L35 4LU
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Real Ale Ray left this review about Skew Bridge Alehouse

A decent micropub named after the nearby Skew Bridge, which was the first bridge to carry a road over a railway, built in 1829 by George Stephenson. This micro consists of a square shaped room, with the bar running along the back wall, which had an oak counter top and a white tiled bar front. There was banquette seating along the right hand side wall and some high tables and stools, positioned down the middle of the room. Shelving along with high stools providing further drinking space along the left hand side wall. Six handpumps with four in use on our visit, I went for the Big Bog Brewery Will O The Wisp, which was outstanding. The pub wasn't too busy on our Tuesday eve visit, nevertheless the few customers who were in were all very friendly and chatty. This micro opens 7 days a week and there is also a very good bottle shop across the road, called The Hop House which had some very interesting beers.

On 27th September 2019 - rating: 8
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Al Bundy left this review about Skew Bridge Alehouse

A pleasant micropub situated in a small shopping arcade. 6 handpumps on the bar but only 4 on today featuring beers from Melwood, Red Star, Big Bog and Outstanding.

On 7th December 2016 - rating: 8
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aleand hearty left this review about Skew Bridge Alehouse

A new micropub for Rainhill, opening 26.09.16.

On 29th September 2016 - no rating submitted
[User has posted 334 recommendations about 321 pubs]

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Rainhill, 0.11 miles, 2 min walk (show)
Eccleston Park, 1.63 miles, 31 min walk (show)
Whiston, 1.84 miles, 35 min walk (show)
Latest updates View all updates for Skew Bridge Alehouse, Prescot
29th Sep 2019, 18:28
Picture submitted by Real Ale Ray approved
 
29th Sep 2019, 18:28
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  • Micropub : Yes last updated 29 July 2018 by Moby Duck
  • Real Ale : Yes last updated 07 December 2016 by hondo .
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