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The Commercial, Real Ale House & Wine Bar

Open Now: 12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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Nice Local Pub

Had a drink in here on a couple of occasions when in Slaithwaite, friendly bar with a great... read more

Reviewed December 19, 2016
Consett, United Kingdom
Our local

The commercial is a nice pub with friendly staff and a very good selection of excellent beers. My... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2016
John T
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good46%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
Jun 10, 2017
“A popular and comfortable pub with tables out front for the sunny days.”
Feb 15, 2017
“Not The Best on the Rail Ale Trail”
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Reviewed June 10, 2017

A group of seven of us were doing the Ale Trail and visited this pub. Its a short walk down hill from the station at Slaithwaite, (locally pronounced as Slawit). This is a popular and comfortable pub with tables out front for the sunny days....More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed February 15, 2017

The ale was okay- not a stellar list, but some palatable beers. Our main issue was that a large ish group of us were denied the second half of Wales v England at rugby- easy the biggest sporting event of the day, so that a...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed December 19, 2016

Had a drink in here on a couple of occasions when in Slaithwaite, friendly bar with a great selection of ales, sampled the Commerciale which is brewed at the local Empire brewery was very nice and excellent value at £2 per pint!

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed November 6, 2016

The commercial is a nice pub with friendly staff and a very good selection of excellent beers. My self / my wife and friends visit regularly.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank John T
Reviewed August 5, 2016

The Commercial serves a wide variety of modestly priced (£2.70 - £2.95) real ales. Something like four or five of these change on a regualr basis, but one, CommerciALE, is brewed for them locally by the Empire Brewery, Slaithwaite. £2.00 a pint! Gets busy at...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank David S
Reviewed July 2, 2016

Friendly pub with a decent choice of ales. Good service, fair prices, and a decent beer garden. Definitely one of my preferred pubs in Slaithwaite.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank AliAl-Aswad
Reviewed April 25, 2016

Great real ale pub, always a good range of guest beers and the ubiquitous CommerciALE brewed just along the canal at the Empire Brewery

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank yorkie_bradders
Reviewed December 30, 2015

fantastic the staff where brilliant made a sad day go without any hitches would recommend to anyone thank you.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank donna b
Reviewed July 12, 2015 via mobile

I visited on a Monday night with friends doing the Trans-Pennine Real Ale Trail with friends. The pub was busy but not overly so. It was a very friendly place with a decent selection of beers and ciders. Given more time, we would have stayed...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed April 24, 2015 via mobile

Came here on a Wednesday afternoon after deciding to get off at Slaithwaite train station for an hour. Popped in here for a pleasant half of cask ale. We sat out front in the seating area in the glorious sunshine. Good beer, good location, nice...More

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