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Rusty Barrel

Fernwood Shopping Centre, Green Lane,
WS15 2GS

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Opening Times


Tuesday4.00 pm - 8.00 pm
Wednesday4.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Thursday4.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Friday4.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Saturday2.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Sunday1.00 pm - 11.00 pm

About the Pub

Rugeley's first micro-pub, opened in December 2016. Run and owned by Darren Porter. The Rusty Barrel Micro Pub is located in the Fernwood Shopping Centre, off Green Lane behind the Spar. One mile from the town centre. Four beers on the bar, all sourced locally direct for the breweries. With a selection of real ciders, and Perry also available. The micro-pub also offers wines and a selection of spirits and 35+ craft gins. Food is of the micro-pub variety, crisps, nuts etc, and includes locally sourced pork scratchings. The micro pubs name derives from the owner's love of classic and rusty VW vehicles. The pub is child friendly until 7-00pm and then operates an adult-only policy. There is ample free public parking out front. The pub hours vary, it is essential to check the pub's Facebook page for the current opening times. Note: The Rusty Barrel is closed on Monday.


Regular cask ales

This pub serves 4 regular beers.

  • Backyard Gold
  • Beowulf Dark Raven
  • Blythe Palmers Poison
  • Slater's 1 Hop

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 4 changing beers.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Goff's Cheltenham Gold
  • Leatherbritches Porter
  • Titanic Plum Porter

The pub's range of changing beers regularly includes a rare beer style.

All beers are ever changing.

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  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Cider Real Cider Available

    Anything up to nine on offer.

  • Quiet Quiet Pub


  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access
  • Parking Parking
  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly

    Child Friendly untill 7-00pm.

  • Games Traditional Pub Games
  • Smoking Smoking Area


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Rusty Barrel

Fernwood Shopping Centre, Green Lane,
WS15 2GS

Sat Nav Reference

52.765779, -1.948892


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Nearby Bus Routes (30m)

22, 825

Closest Station (1300m)

Rugeley Trent Valley

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Rusty Barrel - Rugeley

Rusty Barrel

Fernwood Shopping Centre, Green Lane,
WS15 2GS

Pub Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • Real Cider Available
  • Quiet Pub
  • Additional Services
  • Disabled Access
  • Parking
  • Dog Friendly
  • Family Friendly
  • Traditional Pub Games
  • Smoking Area
  • Close to Bus Routes

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