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The Holy Inadequate

67 Etruria Old Road | Etruria, Stoke-on-Trent ST1 5PE, England
01782915170
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Ranked #11 of 379 restaurants in Stoke-on-Trent
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: British
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
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Aksager
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014 NEW

Great selection of beers, snacks pork pies etc, but the place doesn't serve food. My hubby raved about the beer but it's slightly misleading on trip advisor under restaurants. Probably not the pubs fault, Great pub not restaurant

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

As a wise man once said: Build it and they will come! Well they didn't actually build this pub - the bricks and mortar were already there - but the principle is the same. Paul and his team have vision and passion. People come from near and far to enjoy really great ale in a magnificent pub. No wonder they... More

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UK
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16 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014 via mobile

What a pub with a fab selection of beers, by good fortune I called in at the weekend and the beer festival was on. Excellent beers my favourite being Spring by Marble, the beers were in great condition and the staff friendly. The management here clearly know what makes a great pub. Keep up the good work.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014 via mobile

I was very surprised at the size of this pub when I first went in. Multiple rooms and an extensive beer garden mean there's plenty of space for everyone. The landlords also hold meetings and provide wonderful entertainment. A great pub!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

We stopped of here during a break in recording at a nearby studio. It has a wide range of exotic beers and a nice atmosphere. Shame its abit hidden

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

What a fantastic pub the Holy Inadequate is. Nice friendly staff, great local beers and lovely home made pork pies to die for. Great pub for friends to have a few nice beers and good music!

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

What a great venue for a drink. We have been many times and there is always a great choice of lovely beers. The staff are great fun, often telling us jokes. We love this pub and will be back very soon. Don't miss out, especially when a beer festival is on.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

Great atmosphere, great beer, great staff. Only one downside poor quality wine.Why do great pubs let themselves down by selling cheap quality wines?

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

What more can you want from this fantastic real ale pub? Amazing beer with a wide selection, along with magnificent pork pies. Hot food would be nice here, but maybe it would spoil it as a great drinking pub.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

we went with friends on a pub crawl but the beer was so good we stayed till closing that says it all . Staff very friendly and the people in the pub were friendly to.

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