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White Lion

(also known as Olde White Lion)

22 High Street
Congleton
CW12 1BD

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Opening Times

Mon Closed; Mon(BH) noon-midnight; Tue Closed; Wed&Thu 4am-10pm; Fri 2am-10pm; Sat&Sun noon-10pm

Meal Times

Mon & Tue No Service
Wed - Sun noon - 10pm

About the Pub

This white half timbered building dates back to at least the early 1600s and is reputed to have been the office where John Bradshaw served as clerk to the attorney in 1620. He became Congleton Town Mayor 1637-38. After moving to London and whilst President of the Sheriff’s Court was the signatory of Charles I's death warrant (as attested by the plaque put up in 1997). Internally the building's age is apparent by the low beamed ceilings in the single room pub, well served by the bar running down the left-hand side. Now owned by Beartown/Manning. At the rear is a well appointed contemporary beer garden, with two large heated canopies providing a good-sized smoking area. Home-cooked Sunday lunchtime food available in two portion sizes.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 4 regular beers.

  • Beartown --other--
  • Beartown Kodiak
  • Bombardier
  • Greene King Abbot

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 2 changing beers.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Beartown --varies--

The pub's range of changing beers regularly includes the following rare beer styles:

  • Stout

Source: Local

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Features

  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • MemberDiscountScheme Member Discount Scheme

    Quiz Thursday.

Facilities

  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals

    Sun only.

  • Garden Garden
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly

    Till 9pm.

  • FunctionRoom Function Room

    Pool Room.

  • Games Traditional Pub Games

    Chess, board games, Pool.

  • LiveMusic Live Music

    Monthly.

  • RealFire Real Fire
  • Smoking Smoking Area

    Covered, heated area at start of beer garden.

  • SportsTV Sports TV

    BT Sports & Rugby.

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White Lion

22 High Street
Congleton
CW12 1BD

Sat Nav Reference

53.162700, -2.211400

Transport

  • <Bus Close to Bus Routes

Nearby Bus Routes (< ½ mile)

Closest Station (1400m)

Congleton

Directions

Opposite Town Hall

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White Lion - Congleton

White Lion

22 High Street
Congleton
CW12 1BD

Pub Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • Member Discount Scheme
  • Lunchtime Meals
  • Garden
  • Family Friendly
  • Function Room
  • Traditional Pub Games
  • Live Music
  • Real Fire
  • Smoking Area
  • Sports TV
  • Close to Bus Routes

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