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The Rusty Barrel Micro Pub

Closed Now: 1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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Quick beer turns into 3

Cracking friendly micro boozer. Always has great ale and gin. What’s not to like! Friendly and good... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Best Pub for miles

Top spot —friendly —consistently high standards .. But tha ale for me is the best kept you will... read more

Reviewed June 17, 2019
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Rugeley's first micro-pub, opened in December 2016. Run and owned by Darren Porter, the Rusty Barrel Micro Pub is located in the Fernwood shopping centre on Green Lane, behind the Spar (ws15 2gs) , one mile from the town centre. Four beers, sourced...more
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Hours Today: 1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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Fernwood Shopping Centre, Rugeley WS15 2GS, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cracking friendly micro boozer. Always has great ale and gin. What’s not to like! Friendly and good service.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed June 17, 2019

Top spot —friendly —consistently high standards .. But tha ale for me is the best kept you will find in the midlands... lots of GIN if that’s your tipple.. Darren and Tara should be proud.. well behaved kids before 7 — dogs allowed

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank seanmunn
Reviewed June 5, 2019

excellent ale ciders and gin warm and friendly atmosphere great pub small exuberant service and unusual beers and ciders to try

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank lesleyann169
Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

The staff were lovely and the selection of beverages made it difficult to decide what to have! Different types of seating areas makes it seem really authentic and comfortable. Definitely going to return!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank lydiaraes
Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

Darren and Tara are excellent hosts. Good selection of ales, ciders and gins. Highly recommended for a visit

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Iain M
Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

Sons favourite place very well kept beers lovely friendly people got a very good reputation all round

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank valeriee771
Reviewed January 8, 2019

What a great micro brewery pub. I only found this when I had the fortunate experience of my wife moving out. This place is excellent, welcoming bar staff, interesting people, and great beer from local breweries, and afar. I live less than 12 minutes walk...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank marktY9469YU
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Best pub in Rugeley! Great atmosphere! Amazing selection of Gin and craft ales!! Be careful though, once you’ve had these gins you won’t want a Gordon’s gin again!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank emilymay2018
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Fab atmosphere, wide range of real ales, gins well worth a visit . Great for couples or if the men wAnt a quick pint.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank heathermargaretc
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Best pub ever. Great ales, ciders and gin. If you are anywhere near Rugeley pop in and sample it all.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Phil B
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