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The Gatehouse, Barnsley [Closed] - pub details

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Gatehouse

Address: 35 Eldon Street, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S70 2JJ [map] [gmap]

Tel: 0871 951 1000 (ref 31492) - calls cost 10p per minute plus network extras

Nearest train stations Barnsley (0.2 miles), Darton (3.3 miles), Dodworth (3.3 miles)

> Current user rating: 6.2/10 (rated by 5 users)
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Now a fish 'n' chip shop. Disheartening.
ian.drury - 23 Sep 2011 17:53
By Barnsley Brewery I meant Acorn Brewery (whoops).
Quinno - 4 Aug 2009 10:38
A bit of a disappointment, given the write-up in the Good Beer Guide. The exterior, despite a couple of nice architectural (Art Deco?) features is actually quite tatty and dull. The modernised interior is loud and lairy (especially so I thought, given it was a Tuesday afternoon!). With loud music competing against a loud TV and then the punters bellowing over both to make themselves heard.

5 hand pumps at the bar but only two ales actually on - (Black Sheep and Old Peculiar) the other pumps didn‘t have any indication that they get used much. My OP was good and was quite cheap - £2.40. There's a sign outside advertising Barnsley Brewery beers - but not one was available inside!

Basically it's a town centre bar which happens to sell a couple of decent quality beers. I guess if you’ve got a few minutes to kill waiting for train it’s worthwhile but if you’re in town for any length of time you’d be better off heading for the Dove or Keel.
Quinno - 1 Aug 2009 15:42
closed when I visited on Sunday evening. Shame, given the previous reviews
oftenscore6 - 10 Mar 2009 12:06
I understand this is changing owners next week so the beer was a bit run down from when I was last in here. Theakstons XB, Acorn Barnsley Bitter and Bradfield Farmers Blonde. Beer was ok, pub nice enough being a large one bar establishment. Will have to see what the new owners do.
GuideDogSaint - 12 Jan 2009 21:17

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