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Great Ale House a stones throw from Bradford Interchange

Real fire (log burner), good choice of beers including mild and porter, good prices and very good... read more

Reviewed October 3, 2018
JonathanCT
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Manchester, United Kingdom
Fantastic real ale pub in Bradford.

Jacobs is one of Bradford's finest ale houses. Always a superb choice of ales and ciders and all... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2018
Matthew's C
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Bradford, England, United Kingdom
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A cosy Georgian pub ( real fires in winter) which was the first beer house in Bradford. Now run as a Free House with a large range of cask ales/ciders/pork pies and snacks
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14 Kent Street, Bradford BD1 5RL, England
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+44 7738 098330
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Reviewed October 3, 2018

Real fire (log burner), good choice of beers including mild and porter, good prices and very good service from the chap behind the bar - will visit again, thank you

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JonathanCT
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Jacobs is one of Bradford's finest ale houses. Always a superb choice of ales and ciders and all well kept. Great hospitality and always a pleasant atmosphere. A real gem in Bradford.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Matthew's C
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

Jacobs Ale House is a welcome end to a city centre Real Ale pub crawl. Usually a good range of ales and an eclectic crowd. Hospitable with friendly knowledgeable staff. Recommended.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Dominic S
Reviewed March 12, 2018

Popped in here to see how it has changed over the years. Something of a real ale pub with with a selection of ales. Friendly locals. Anyone familiar with Viz comics Real Ale Tw*ts will love this place! I'm sure one of the characters was...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank mrsteve38
Reviewed December 6, 2017

This is a great pub loads of ales great selections, and also guest beers, nice and friendly staff, cozy atmosphere. Not too pricey.

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank martinsK1035PK
Reviewed October 20, 2017

A lovely old traditional pub with a friendly landlady and locals who were propping up the bar on our visit. Great selection of cask, keg beers and ciders, of which I was lucky to find a few which had not been fined with dried fish...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank kensmoon
Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

My friend and I tipped out of an average local restaurant on a dismal wet Tuesday evening to Jacob's Ale house. We were met by an eclectic range of beers, an enthusiastic lovely landlady and her daughter and a dour but highly engaging bunch of...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank 920grahamm
Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

Perfect little English boozer in central Bradford. The landlady, Christina, is a cider drinker so had a amazing selection of ciders on tap plus lots of other hand pulled ales. Really friendly pub with great locals . We liked it so much we were back...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank posieroe
Reviewed May 5, 2017

A great place to stop for a drink with plenty of guest beers and other selections.The staff are friendly and the atmosphere is relaxing.Nice and close to the bus & train interchange.

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Andrew C
Reviewed April 17, 2017 via mobile

What a pub should be like unlike some of the newer bars in town which seem more like going into a coffee bar than a pub Friendly bar staff who if you dont recognise some of the selection of real ales will give you a...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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