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Submitted on Friday, 1st April 2022
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Platform Bar, Hexham

Pub added by Delboy 20
Hexham Railway Station
Hexham
NE46 1ET
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Will Larter left this review about Platform Bar

A small room on the west-bound platform of Hexham railway station, and therefore handy for returning commuters on their way home from jobs in Newcastle. I had just time for a swift half before my train on the opposite platform, but it was long enough to be made very welcome by the woman behind the bar and to look around and appreciate the way this room has been made into a micropub. The floorboards here seem to be original, and there's a very nice stone fireplace, though unfortunately the fire itself is fake. The bar, seemingly a modern wood affair, has five hand pumps, with a cider and three real ales at the time of my mid-week visit. Two were from First & Last, the other being York Guzzler. I went for Red Rowan, which is a pleasant beer in the Irish red ale style, and was in very good condition

On 3rd April 2022 - rating: 7
[User has posted 2952 recommendations about 2774 pubs]


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Delboy 20 left this review about Platform Bar

New micropub at the train station.

On 8th August 2019 - no rating submitted
[User has posted 1315 recommendations about 1243 pubs]

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Map location corrected by Delboy 20
Hexham, 0.06 miles, 1 min walk (show)
Corbridge, 3.47 miles, 1 hr 6 min walk (show)
Riding Mill, 6.26 miles, 2 hr 0 min walk (show)
Latest updates View all updates for Platform Bar, Hexham
3rd Apr 2022, 22:28
Review submitted by Will Larter amended by Will Larter
 
3rd Apr 2022, 22:27
Review submitted by Will Larter

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  • Micropub : Yes last updated 10 June 2020 by Quinno _
  • Real Ale : Yes last updated 10 June 2020 by Quinno _
  • Real Cider : Yes last updated 10 June 2020 by Quinno _
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