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The Coachmakers Arms

Open Now: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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A traditional pub with four small public rooms serving well kept beer

A great little pub on the edge of the city centre. It's been my local for over a decade now so... read more

Reviewed July 15, 2019
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Trip down memory lane.

I came here with my Stokie partner. We had a fantastically warm welcome and a wonderful evening... read more

Reviewed June 13, 2019
Claire S
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65 Lichfield Street, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent ST1 3EA, England
+44 1782 860438
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Reviewed July 15, 2019

A great little pub on the edge of the city centre. It's been my local for over a decade now so my review is distinctly biased! The pub was nearly lost through redevelopment and more recently poor management. Now back on top form. The pub...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed June 13, 2019 via mobile

I came here with my Stokie partner. We had a fantastically warm welcome and a wonderful evening reminiscing. We will certainly be back. Good beer and good company - dont change a thing!

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Claire S
Reviewed May 29, 2019

It's lovely to have this place back again. The staff are friendly and the selection of drinks is very good. I can see this becoming a firm favourite again

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 26, 2019 via mobile

Had a good night out with friends listening to poetry and Nasher (FGTH) who played a great solo gig. The main attraction for me was the gig and I had forgotten how nice this traditional pub is. It’s a couple of years since my last...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank DavidfromCheshire55
Reviewed April 11, 2019 via mobile

Back on top form Great ales especially the bass Coal fire Friendly landlords rob and deb go out of their way to make you welcome Lovely old fashioned pub best in hanley Great for beer and conversation

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank StokeOnTrentMary
Reviewed February 10, 2019 via mobile

My first visit to The Coachmakers Arms, I loved it...such a relaxed atmosphere and very helpful and friendly bar staff. Lovely cosy rooms with proper fires to keep you warm. Such amazing history and original features...looking forward to visiting again 😍

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank debbiewallace672
Reviewed December 20, 2018

Warm, inviting and with super beer. The Timothy Taylors Boltmaker especially, I know a landlord in the Yorkshire Dales that could take a few tips from this landlord, even though he's only been here 3 weeks! Boltmaker AND customer service as it should be :).

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2018

The Coachmakers Arms is now under new management. The pub has undergone a bit of a refurb with new carpets, decor and fittings. These are nice modern and clean and give the place a pleasant new look. Special offers are running daily to offer beer...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Dean R
Reviewed June 1, 2018

Spent two nights in Hanley and on the 30th May 2018, having read trip advisor, walked all the way to the Coachmakers to find that it is now Closed. Apparently, the closure was quite sudden and unexpected but it remains closed despite appeals in the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Chrisyorky
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

If you are a lover of real ales, this pub will be right up your street...also it’s how the pub is still in its old fashion way that makes it a place to visit

Date of experience: March 2018
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