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The Lych Gate Tavern

44 Queen Square | Lichfield Chambers, Wolverhampton WV1 1TX, England
+44 1902 399516
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Top establishment 10/10

I've come here regularly for 2 years. As a brown, bearded and turbaned 23 year old man ive... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Ajit J
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Shaun R

Great pub excellent beers, lovely atmosphere,landlords Hayley&dave always make you feel welcome and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Shaun R
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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“cobs” (28 reviews)
“black country” (18 reviews)
“proper pub” (10 reviews)
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44 Queen Square | Lichfield Chambers, Wolverhampton WV1 1TX, England
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+44 1902 399516
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I've come here regularly for 2 years. As a brown, bearded and turbaned 23 year old man ive experienced racism in other pubs before. However, I've never felt more welcome in any other pub than this one. I bring both my Asian and Caucasian friends...More

1  Thank Ajit J
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great pub excellent beers, lovely atmosphere,landlords Hayley&dave always make you feel welcome and friendly bar staff, well worth a visit.

Thank Shaun R
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a fantastic pub in the centre of the city of Wolverhampton. The staff and customers welcome everyone.It serves a variety of great beers and hosts fabulous events all year round, well worth a visit.

1  Thank Donna B
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I wrote a review of this pub some years ago but it has now changed hands and I feel it is worth a revisit. The Lych Gates is a lovely pub in the centre of Wolverhampton. It has a wide range of beers in stock...More

Thank Eddie D
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The landlords Hayley and Dave, and staff are fantastic and very much go above and beyond to look after their customers. As a woman that drinks alone I have never felt safer and more looked after. The beer is also very well looked after and...More

1  Thank Vix H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The landlords are SUPER accommodating for the theatre folk post show - nice NOT NOISEY place to relax after work. Highly Recommend!!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself and my wife - we love this pub ! Hayley and Dave are so welcoming and the atmosphere is so relaxing. The guest beers are always changing and its always a surprise to see what beers are on, that evening - we've never had...More

Thank Clive E
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BCAles, Owner at The Lych Gate Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

That is lovely to hear, indeed. H and D work so hard to ensure that all customers can enjoy good ale in relaxed company....we love the LGT too!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A group of us, (mostly middle-aged men and women), studying MA degrees in First World War Studies, part-time at the University of Wolverhampton, have visited the Lych Gate Tavern one Saturday lunchtime each month for the last three years. We also spent much of the...More

Thank BaritoneBill
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BCAles, Owner at The Lych Gate Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Oh, William, you have made our day! Thank you! Your course sounds fascinating. We are looking at how to mark the centenary of the war’s end this November in our pubs. If you have any suggestions, please let us know.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Appalled is an understatement. Didn’t feel welcome from the off, the manaager was intensely staring at us when we arrived. Don’t get me wrong it’s hard to miss a group of Asians walking into a prodiminetly Caucasian pub but to make someone feel that animosity...More

2  Thank Vee313
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BCAles, Owner at The Lych Gate Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are very concerned by your comments, and are very sorry to hear them. Our sincere apologies for any offence you have felt. Please would you contact our managing director Angus McMeeking at your earliest convenience to discuss this., so that it can be addressed...More

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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

We went in for beers into The Lynch Gate Tavern before a Wolves game. The pub was packed a couple of hours before kick-off. We didn’t know much about ales but the staff took the time to explain what were the local brands, different type...More

2  Thank beachstone2c
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BCAles, Owner at The Lych Gate Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2018

Lovely to hear! Come back soon!

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David B
21 November 2016|
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Response from BCAles | Property representative |
Hi there, thanks for your question.....entirely understandable as Kim at the BCA does do the sort of home style cooking that is so complementary to her well kept ales. In response, we have to tell you that, at present, we... More
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