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Wednesday quiz night

We've been here a few times and it's a great traditional old pub with open fires and great... read more

Reviewed January 26, 2018
Lambers2013
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Alfreton, United Kingdom
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Good pub to visit

We stopped off here after an evening spent in the nearby Holly Bush in Makeney and found it to be a... read more

Reviewed January 9, 2018
Christopher D
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

We visited this pub as part of the ‘route of legends’. The landlord and lady were nice and friendly. They must be in their 70s or older. There were a few people in but it was pretty quiet and we got a seat by the...More

2  Thank laurie f
Reviewed January 26, 2018 via mobile

We've been here a few times and it's a great traditional old pub with open fires and great beers. Staff are very friendly and the atmosphere is very pleasant. Recommended

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Reviewed January 9, 2018

We stopped off here after an evening spent in the nearby Holly Bush in Makeney and found it to be a charming little pub in which to round an evening off very nicely. Also, it is great to stop at a pub named after one...More

Thank Christopher D
Reviewed December 17, 2017 via mobile

My partner and I visited this beautiful pub so many times we can't even remember how many. It is one of the most beautiful places I have ever been in my life.. Absolutely Cody rustic old fashion. There are 3 very nice rooms above the...More

Thank Am76travel
Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

Walked past here about 4pm, said open at 5pm, so even though it was bitterly cold we decided we'd come back for opening at 5pm. My husband explained that we had three over 18's calling to meet us in a few mins so could we...More

2  Thank julie b
Reviewed December 16, 2016

We often have short breaks in Derbyshire. I was here as a student in 1971 and fell in love with the place. We always stay at The King William. It is a traditional pub with real ale. The owners are like part of the family...More

1  Thank Neil B
Reviewed November 24, 2016 via mobile

From J Boy of Derby Situated in the village of Milford almost on the bridge over the River Derwent. A real old fashioned country pub serving good strong real ale, gentle background music,although I believe they do have groups on sometimes.Its one of those pubs...More

1  Thank John B
Reviewed October 15, 2016

I wandered into this inn which was a short walk from where I was staying, fantastic proper English country PUB, had my dog with me was made most welcome and sat by the log fire, sampling the real ales, what more could you wish for

2  Thank mercgalbling
Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

Oh my God we both visited this beautiful Pub Bed and breakfast last July and that was the first time.. I LOVE old fashion rural rustic places and this pub really matched all of my wishes. ABSOLUTELY AMAZING! So cosy so full of character we...More

1  Thank Am76travel
Reviewed September 2, 2016

The footballer's wives and inverted snobs who unfortunately travel this way will doubtless never venture within and if they do will probably interpret the lack of glamour and glitz as sub-standard. But in an area lacking in genuine character pubs, The Billy 4 is an...More

Thank Ian B
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