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Hard Times and Misery

Closed Now: 4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
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Another great beer bar in Liverpool.

Hard Times And Misery is a small beer bar located in the back streets of Liverpool that once you've... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2018
Liverpool, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great little find

Love this place! Small and hidden away, but great music, gin and beer! Reasonably priced too. We... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2018
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“tiny bar”(4 reviews)
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L1 2B Maryland Street, Liverpool L1 9DE, England
+44 151 345 6841
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All reviews micro pub tiny bar friendly barman luckily managed to get a table twin brother highly recommend you visit selection of beers serving bar opening hours are well worth a visit micropub clientele gin ales pint fab
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Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Hard Times And Misery is a small beer bar located in the back streets of Liverpool that once you've visited you will inadvertably return to time and time again as the welcome is so warm and the drinks menu is so good. It's only small,set...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Love this place! Small and hidden away, but great music, gin and beer! Reasonably priced too. We arrived early afternoon and it was empty, but by the time we left, it was pretty full. Great atmosphere

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Harry_Paul
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Having been here a couple of times before, I feel that each time is not as good as the last. Previously, I have felt welcomed and really enjoyed perusing the gin menu but this time was rather chaotic. I understand that there was an issue...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ClaireGQ
Reviewed 19 August 2018

We were here again yesterday. It's a tiny diamond of a place, with lovely bar staff also. A shame there's no room for more outside seating but that's a tiny quibble in a bar as Fab as this one. Worth searching out (but check the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SGM67
Reviewed 3 August 2018

Sometimes you come across a place. That you know that if you lived closer you'd just about live here. Excellent beer and a very welcoming host.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank joseph850
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Tiny bar with a number of cask beers and great range of gin. Opted for G&Ts - each gin had an individual garnish. Some fab micro-batch gins - loves the Crosby Elixir bathtub style gin. Friendly barman and clientele.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank E14_foodie
Reviewed 13 April 2018

Having agreed to meet a friend here, the challenge was finding it. However having succeeded it was really nice. Being a micro brewery the selection isn't huge, but it is very nice, however I would not want to spend the whole evening here, but I...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank ontheroadandy
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Great little place but have to say the last two times I have visited we’ve been made to feel more of a inconvenience to staff .we found on our visit that the staff where more interested in talking to friends at the bar than serving...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank maxilad
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

This quirky tiny bar is pretty hard to find, but well worth seeking out. Excellent selection of beer both cask and keg, interesting beers in bottles, and lots of gin! Well worth a visit!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank jenniferpC3353NA
Reviewed 27 February 2018

Love this tiny bar. Called in on Saturday afternoon. Beer fab as always. Chatty clientele mainly due to the size of the place, it would be rude not to! Recommended.

Date of experience: February 2018
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