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Arcade Alehouse

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Very welcoming place

Called in as a party of six and were made very welcome by both staff and other drinkers. A very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tommy2925
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Ardsley, United Kingdom
via mobile
Really tasty beers

Both our beers were really tasty in this tiny little place. We had halves and I really liked the... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2018
AlexSwallow
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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31 The Arcade, Barnsley S70 2QP, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called in as a party of six and were made very welcome by both staff and other drinkers. A very comprehensive selection of real ale and beers on offer with an absolutely superb pork pie too. It’s a small location but very popular and it...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Tommy2925
Reviewed October 29, 2018

Both our beers were really tasty in this tiny little place. We had halves and I really liked the glasses they were served in- like brandy glass shapes, personally I much prefer these to the regular straight-sided glasses for halves. There wasn't that much of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank AlexSwallow
Reviewed June 1, 2018

Visited here for the 1st time last week. Appreciate the 'real ale', 'craft beer' concept but to me it was just a small pub in an unremarkable location with average products and indifferent service. And we were told quite abruptly that they were closing early...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

We stopped in here whilst we were in Barnsley, and thought it was an excellent little beer house. Plenty of ales on draft, and various boxed ciders, with friendly staff. Would happily visit again when in Barnsley

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank kingduncan81
Reviewed May 25, 2018

Hidden away up the arcade, this compact pub delivers the goods every time. A great range of beers on draught, and also in cans or bottles, with knowledgeable and friendly staff to help you find what you'll like. Seating is limited downstairs, but there's more...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank ShaunL539
Reviewed February 25, 2018

This is a very nice little pub hidden away in Barnsley, The beer is good real ale just up my street. It's a small place not much seating and it soon gets full. The Bar prices are what you would expect for real ale.

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank markpearson35
Reviewed November 16, 2017 via mobile

We had this place recommended to us and we decided to try it before going for a meal elsewhere. It was excellent. Now I am not normally a fan of micro breweries / pubs but we were made very welcome by the friendly and knowledgeable...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Tommy2925
Reviewed March 31, 2017 via mobile

Visited on a Friday night. Really welcoming and friendly. As expected, the beers were excellent. It was a flying visit and I had to leave after a single pint. But I took a 4-pint carry-out with me. The closest to this place is the kind...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Neil A
Reviewed March 29, 2017

Great and varied selection of craft beers at a reasonable price. Small venue upstairs and down. Spotless bathroom - just like being at home! Great friendly service - deserves your support.

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Ian H
Reviewed March 11, 2017

I have visited quite a few micro pubs on the south coast of England and I was pleased as punch when one opened in Barnsley. I like the atmosphere of a micro pub, likeminded people enjoying their drinks in a relaxing environment where friendly chat...More

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank David9456
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