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The Brunswick Inn

1 Railway Terrace, Derby DE1 2RU, England
+44 1332 290677
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good local real ale near railway station

This pub is a mecca for real ale serving there own beers and others from around the area.there are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
brianbartram
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Bedford, United Kingdom
Great boozer...

Went here on a recommendation... Fantastic Homely feel work a superb range of good value ales... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
DannyTheBlade
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“great pub” (20 reviews)
“real ale” (23 reviews)
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1 Railway Terrace, Derby DE1 2RU, England
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+44 1332 290677
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"great pub"
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"real ale"
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"camra pub of the year"
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"own brewery"
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"beer festival"
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"brewed on site"
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"great beer"
in 12 reviews
"black sabbath"
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"close to the railway station"
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"derby station"
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"casserole"
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"serves excellent"
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"portuguese waiter"
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"fantastic choice"
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"huge choice of beers"
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"ales and ciders"
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"beer quality"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This pub is a mecca for real ale serving there own beers and others from around the area.there are some small snugs good for parties. In an old railway house area near derby station. Excellent stop of point between trains if you have time.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here on a recommendation... Fantastic Homely feel work a superb range of good value ales... Find this pub out on your trip to Derby

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This pub was a really good find. It has a good and large beer selection. Food was good - and v good value - and staff ( Feb 2018) friendly and fast. A really welcome change from the chain same-ness of Wetherspoon type pubs. Very...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Now this was a pub worth visiting. Lots of assorted ales. Drank the gorgeous Black Sabbath ale here. We were too late for lunch and too early for the teatime menu but the atmosphere and drink was excellent. Lots of history in this area around...More

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Reviewed 8 January 2018

As usual great choice and very good quality. As someone who has visited here since the first day of reopening years ago it’s quite amusing that in the early days there was criticism of the high prices yet now offers some of the best value...More

Thank brianthelion
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

One thing that cannot be critised is the range of beers on offer, the choice is very good however what needs to be addressed is the staffs attitude towards customers and good old fashioned laziness. On arrival we were made to feel unwelcome, it appeared...More

Thank Jon E
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Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Fresh, hot, tasty food with generous portions. Meal for 2 with bottle of wine was less than £30. Stereotypical old pub Decor and atmosphere with friendly staff. Interesting addition of some old station memorabilia. After a long day travelling and shopping this was a perfect...More

Thank Gina_M_Scotland
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Reviewed 17 November 2017

This is a delightful old pub with open fires and cosy bars well worth a visit. The bar staff know their excellent selection of beers and ciders very well; I had a lovely cider which made me glad I wasn't driving! The food here is...More

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Reviewed 16 November 2017

The brick, the beer, the banter, the building, the brilliance of it all. You can't but love the Brunswick. Whenever I'm in Derby, I always make sure I take in the Brunswick (and also the lovely Alexandra just along the road) as being there makes...More

Thank Michael H
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Reviewed 15 November 2017

It is great to ask for a pint of your usual. We know this now after being helped and advised on our choice of beer. The staff took time to help us enjoy their choice of ales despite the fact that Derby County had lost...More

Thank jnj2049
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Keith_the_writer
11 December 2017|
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Response from allyboyy | Property representative |
Yes we do a small menu. We are home fans only on all our games now. The pub gets very busy on match days. Thanks Alan
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Dean F
26 October 2016|
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Response from allyboyy | Property representative |
Yes we have two areas to park. Both are our private land. One is at the front of the building access off railway terrace and the other to the rear access off calvert street.
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Sarah M
19 March 2016|
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Response from Alan P |
We are walking distance from the city centre about 10 minutes walking time. Thanks.
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