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The Hopwater Cellar

Opens in 14 min: 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Wish we had a place like this in Surrey

We were staying in the area and made a special trip to this Mecca for beer lovers. Although we... read more

Reviewed September 11, 2018
Michael P
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Ewhurst, United Kingdom
via mobile
Amazing selection

Just popped in to get some beers after a month off the booze. Amazing array of ales, continentals... read more

Reviewed September 7, 2018
Dan O
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Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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2 Bridge Street | Newcastle under Lyme, Newcastle-under-Lyme ST5 2RY, England
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Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

We were staying in the area and made a special trip to this Mecca for beer lovers. Although we arrived forty minutes before opening time the owner saw us outside and opened up for us. Me and three mates then spent a happy hour sampling...More

Thank Michael P
Craig A, Owner at The Hopwater Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2018

Dear Michael, Andy & I are both very pleased that you enjoyed your visit to The Hopwater Cellar yesterday. The Hopwater Cellar is a small independent business and reviews like yours give us that little extra help that we need as a small business. Hope...More

Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

Just popped in to get some beers after a month off the booze. Amazing array of ales, continentals, USIPAs and whiskies. The tins of cloudwater are awesome.

Thank Dan O
hopwater15, Owner at The Hopwater Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded September 8, 2018

Dear Dan O, Thank you for the great review, glad yoy enjoyed our range of beers, and thank for taking the time to write a review. Cheers

Reviewed August 17, 2018

Came across this little gem whilst visiting my dad one weekend a couple of weeks ago. Went in for a quick drink and ended up staying for a couple of hours. The selection is amazing, lovely atmosphere and the staff were brilliant. We tried loads...More

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Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

Great selection of beers, i no longer need to buy continental beers on the Internet, i was having a few beers from bottlecraft in hanley but most of them you can find in the supermarket. An old favourite of mine is "lucifer" cant get it...More

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hopwater15, Owner at The Hopwater Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded August 15, 2018

Thank you for your review, really pleased that you found your favourite at The Hopwater Cellar. Hope to see you soon. Cheers

Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

Love everything about this place. The staff, the people, and the HUGE variety of beer. Not to mention Andy and Craigs dedication to sourcing the freshest and best beers around. Really warm and friendly welcome every time we come, best place in town!

Thank RebeccaJM_11
hopwater15, Owner at The Hopwater Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded August 3, 2018

Thank you for your great review, some may say that Andy and I are just alcoholics.

Reviewed June 20, 2018

On a recent ‘Pubs Galore’ crawl of Newcastle Under Lyme’s better beer venues we visited the Hopwater Cellar more in its guise as a bar. But for me this one has more the feel of a bottle shop, due to the domineering bottle wall that...More

Thank Steve_of_N21
hopwater15, Owner at The Hopwater Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded August 3, 2018

Thank you for the 5* review. Glad that you enjoyed your visit to Newcastle-Under-Lyme.

Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

Went for a Father’s Day gift. Staff extremely knowledgable and friendly. Bought 3 beers for the dad and a had a couple for ourselves in the sipping room. Brilliant place!!

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hopwater15, Owner at The Hopwater Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded June 17, 2018

Thank you for the great review, really pleased that you enjoyed your visit. Hope to see you again soon. Thank you for taking the time to leave a Trip Advisor review. Cheers

Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

... and I think I might be now too! It’s a small establishment with a really friendly atmosphere and a huge selection of beers and ciders that apparently changes every so often, so you’re never stuck for choice.

Thank LarkaSionnach
hopwater15, Owner at The Hopwater Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2018

Dear Larka, Thank you for the review and taking time out to type it. We are really pleased that you have enjoyed our place and we look forward to seeing you soon. Cheers.

Reviewed April 26, 2018 via mobile

We keep hearing of this place on Facebook yet have never visited. What a hidden gem! A great asset to the new craft beer scene that has developed. This place offers so much to the beer lover! Fantastic stock of bottles to purchase, also specials...More

Thank RandRH
hopwater15, Owner at The Hopwater Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2018

Thank you so much for the glowing review. Great that you like what we do, hope you visit again soon. Cheers

Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Great little pub friendly staff hundreds of different beers and dog friendly as well. Me and Minh frequent regularlyMore

Thank Lyndon B
hopwater15, Owner at The Hopwater Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2018

Hi Lyndon, Thanks for the review, we are really pleased that you enjoy our bar, and we are always happy to see you and we especially love to see Minh Hope to see you both soon. Don't forget there is always a doggie biscuit for...More

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Yes, well behaved children are very welcome during the day up to around 6:00pm.
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