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Coopers Tavern

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43 Cross Street, Burton upon Trent DE14 1EG, England
+44 1283 532551
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12:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Wed 17:00 - 23:00
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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84 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

YOU MUST TRY THIS PUB....... This is a real hidden gem, we visited Burton Upon Trent to go to the Brewery Museum and was recommended this pub, it's got lots of charm and and is a real step back in time. I'd recommend the cheeseboard, we had 3 cheeses and the amount you get is incredible and paired with the... More 

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Thank DarrenDR
Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great pub serving real ale and a great atmosphere just been refurbished but not changed and no character has been lost. This pub contains the old spirit of Burton and visiting is a must.

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Thank Walkinguk
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Found by chance walking back to hotel. Popped in just as it opened. Landlady said she only took it over and opened it back up 4 days earlier. Was well stocked with ales, and had a really nice pint. Only stayed for 1. Went out for food and returned to this pub after. Bit busier, and could sense the pub... More 

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Ashbourne, United Kingdom
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165 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Really genuinely characterful original interior, no makeovers here! A good and varying selection of real ales sold straight from the barrel. Pork pies and crisps but no food - a true and very busy drinkers pub. Check it out if you're visiting Burton.

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Thank Ian M
hemel
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1,120 reviews
763 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 279 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Micropub Very individualistic with character If you like real ales and ciders this is for you Well worth a visit

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Thank davethedrill
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Just a great little establishment if you are a beer or cider drinker. Not for the fashionable type but a fabulous selection of cask ale (light, full bodied, stout and more) and ciders if you have the staying power. Also serves pork pies if you require any sustenance before you head to the wonderful curry house next door. Live folk... More 

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Thank Gary D
Manchester
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91 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Unspoilt by time what a beautiful little place, I'm so glad I found this place it serves some of the best real ales you will ever find in the comfortable old world surroundings. There is not many places left in the world like this and this is one of the best! 😀

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Thank Mikefell
Spalding, United Kingdom
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141 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2016

This what all pubs should be like, a bit spit and sawdust, roaring open fires, outstanding selection of real ales . A MUST VISIT PUB WHEN YOU ARE IN BURTON

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Thank jagdealer
Derby, United Kingdom
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127 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016

great choice of ales - my friend said it was good to see a joules pub. i had rhubarb cider in here - lovely tasted of real rhubarb rather than a synthetic taste that some have. good bar snacks in here too, a pasty was bought! very cosy good atmosphere and friendly staff.

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Thank shirl2014
Derby, United Kingdom
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115 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Very cosy,great range of ales,always very busy,lovely location,real oldy worldy pub amongst the wetherspoons etc....

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Cross Street, Burton upon Trent DE14 1EG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Burton upon Trent
  • Phone Number: +44 1283 532551

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