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The Wheatsheaf Inn

16 Baxters Wynd, Falkirk FK1 1PF, Scotland
+44 1324 638282
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great wee pub!

Always been our go to pub, however we were anxious with the new owners, luckily they have kept the... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2018
wendypaterson
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Falkirk, United Kingdom
Really enjoyable experience!

I am a local in Falkirk and have known this pub for years but have never been much of a fan... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2018
JaneSmithe1987
,
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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  • Average8%
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“great wee pub” (3 reviews)
“worth a visit” (2 reviews)
“camra” (2 reviews)
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16 Baxters Wynd, Falkirk FK1 1PF, Scotland
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+44 1324 638282
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

Always been our go to pub, however we were anxious with the new owners, luckily they have kept the comfortable atmosphere the same! some of the original staff are still there and as friendly as ever, with the new owners becoming great friendly additions!

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Ali M, General Manager at The Wheatsheaf Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review. We agree, the Wheatsheaf is a friendly pub with a great atmosphere and we certainly don't intend to mess with that!

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Reviewed 8 February 2018

I am a local in Falkirk and have known this pub for years but have never been much of a fan. However I recently found out it had been taken over by new owners so thought I would give it another try. I was blown...More

Thank JaneSmithe1987
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Ali M, General Manager at The Wheatsheaf Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Since taking over in December, we've really begun to appreciate just what a gem the Wheatsheaf is. The staff have been great from day one and all our customers have been very welcoming. Thanks for your great review and see you again soon.

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Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Sitting with friends having few drinks. I swore out of surprise of story being told. To be told by barman "eh mind your language" Eh excuse me I am paying to sit and chat surely in this day in age its acceptable to swear out...More

Thank L M
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Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

If your in falkirk and fancy a pint in a traditional man's pub well this is the place to come, if your a visitor, this place is perhaps a bit hidden but once inside you will find nothing fancy, with no frills,just good beer, worth...More

Thank author55
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Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Great wee place tucked away from the High Street, through a little close. Old world feel about the place with a nice big oak table in the corner. Reasonable range of beers and quite fairly priced. Good service too. No piped music or Tv...so that's...More

Thank zorromcw
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Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

There are always a couple of good ales in this Camra favourite, and well presented too, although the younger female staff tend to pour them short and need to be prompted - not a beer drinkers favourite pastime. Can be quiet through the week to...More

Thank TravelsWorksGoesHome
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Reviewed 5 October 2016

Popped in for a drink but took to this very quaint local pub. Good range of beers and enjoyed the history of the place. Has CAMRA recognition for its real ales.

Thank Peterch405
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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Great beer and a garden at the back. Lots of locals. Tv with sport sound turned down, disappointing quality of wine, Pity it is not up to the standards of the beer, sure a small selection Can be of better quality.

Thank janetphilip
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Reviewed 16 June 2016

Came to visit this because it is a Camra pub and yes they had the beer but the place lacked atmosphere it is a nice olde world building and that's it, the plump barman was sweating heavily and although there was no TV it was...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

Old style pub. A great place to rest yr shopping feet. Always a good welcome and great service. worth visiting

Thank Jill P
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