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The Old Brewery

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Old Vennel, Alloa FK10 1ED, Scotland
441259722722
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a great meal for my sons 18th will definitely go back great atmosphere thanks to all the management and staff

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Thank Anne W
Beijing, China
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very popular and very noisy. Standard chain pub-restaurant menu. Staff not very helpful and not very friendly. Next time I will find somewhere different.

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2 Thank wareing60
Alloa
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Food is very good and atmosphere is electric. There is always something or someone around to meet up with.

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Thank Harcourt12
Alloa, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staff friendly and helpful,good selection beers and spirits,good food,good atmosphere and good company.....what more can you ask for?? even for over 60,s

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Thank sandy m
Amanda G, General Manager at The Old Brewery, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review us on trip advisor and thanks for your comments we are glad you enjoy your visits to the Old Brewery and look forward to seeing you back soon. More 

Alloa, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been many times to the Old Brewery and always had a good meal. The place normally has a buzz about it with plenty happening. The food is well cooked and served by a pleasant and friendly young staff . The menu has something for most people but the fish and chips are usually my choice.

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Thank Betty K
Amanda G, General Manager at The Old Brewery, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to write on trip advisor with your comments. We are glad you enjoy your visits to The Old Brewery and glad you enjoyed the Fish and Chips, we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. More 

Alloa, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Old Brewery is well-named as it is in an old brewery building (Maclays) in Alloa which has been sympathetically converted to form a large and popular pub serving a wide range of draught and bottled beers at reasonable prices. The food is traditional pub grub and they always offer special deals to compete with the local Wetherspoons which is... More 

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Thank Campbell_Millar
Amanda G, General Manager at The Old Brewery, responded to this review

Hi thanks for taking the time to review the Old Brewery on Trip Advisor and thanks for your comments we are glad you enjoyed your visit and look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. More 

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6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I regularly eat at the Old Brewery, and the food is consistently good and excellent value! They regularly do special offers for people receiving their news letter, and the fish & chips is truly fab! It being a large pub, it can be noisy especially when there's football on the bg screen tellies but you expect that in a large... More 

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Thank Sander S
Amanda G, General Manager at The Old Brewery, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to post a review on trip advisor and thank you very much for your comments, we proud of our Fish and Chips and glad you enjoyed it and look forward to welcoming you back to the Old Brewery. More 

Alloa, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good pub food and a large selection of beers and wines. All at great prices. It's better than the wetherspoons (bobbing johns) in the town.

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Thank davidkeira
Amanda G, General Manager at The Old Brewery, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to comment on Trip Advisor. Thanks for your comments and we look forward to welcoming you back to the Old Brewery in the near future. More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pretty good pub grub. Service is great. Really well decorated. Come here frequently always a great time to be had.

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2 Thank Stephen D
Amanda G, General Manager at The Old Brewery, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to comment on trip advisor we are glad you enjoyed your visit and enjoy regular visits, we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in with my wife and friends for something to eat, the staff were brilliant very helpful ,I had the steak pie my wife had the salmon and prawn pasta both meals were very good, my friends also commented on how good the food the was.really good value.To comment on the last review myself and friends are well over 30,... More 

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3 Thank 53graham
Amanda G, General Manager at The Old Brewery, responded to this review

Thanks Graham for your recent comment on trip advisor. We are glad that you enjoyed your visit and enjoyed the food and that you felt it was really good value for money. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Bar, European, British, Pub, Scottish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Vennel, Alloa FK10 1ED, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Clackmannanshire  >  Alloa
  • Phone Number: 441259722722

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?