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Black Bear

High Street
Whitchurch
SY13 1AZ

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Opening Times

12-3, 6-11 Mon-Thu; 12-3, 5-11 Fri; 12-11 Sat; 12-10.30 Sun

Meal Times

12-2.30, 6-9.30; 12-3, 6-9 Sun

Owner

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About the Pub

Under new ownership since November 2010, the Black Bear is an eye catching black and white timbered building (dated 1662!) at the top of the High Street and opposite the church. And the theme is continued inside with its low timber beams and so forth. There are several sections to the internal layout, part of which is devoted to dining. However, a bar area is available for those attracted by the interesting range of six well kept beers. There is also cider served on gravity. Altogether a comfortable, attractive and friendly establishment providing a welcome addition to the growing band of quality real ale outlets in Whitchurch. Local CAMRA branch Market Town Pub of the Year in 2015, joint winner in 2016, runner up in 2017, and runner up in the competition for the overall Branch Pub of the Year in 2016

Regular Beers

This pub serves 3 regular beers.

  • Purple Moose - varies
  • Salopian Shropshire Gold
  • Stonehouse Station Bitter

Changing Beers

This pub serves 3 changing beers.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Hobsons - varies
  • Reunion Opening Gambit
  • Three Tuns 1642 Bitter
  • Local and national breweries.

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

    • Mild

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Black Bear, Whitchurch

Features

  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Cider Real Cider Available

    Shropshire CAMRA Cider & Perry in July participant (usually Weston's Old Rosie).

  • LocAle LocAle Accredited
  • Quiet Quiet Pub

Facilities

  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Pub Garden

    Small lawned area with seating at the back of the car park with a pleasant view of the Church.

  • Parking Parking
  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly

    In bar area.

  • FunctionRoom Function Room

    Upstairs meeting room available free of charge.

  • LiveMusic Live Music

    Hosts monthly acoustic music nights.

  • RealFire Real Fire

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Sat Nav Reference

52.970351, -2.68493

Transport

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Nearby Bus Routes (< ½ mile)

41 72 205 511

Nearby Station (950m)

Whitchurch (Shropshire)

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  • Pub Garden Pub Garden
  • Lunchtime Meals Lunchtime Meals
  • Evening Meals Evening Meals
  • Traditional Pub Games Traditional Pub Games
  • Real Cider Available Real Cider Available
  • Parking Parking
  • Smoking Area Smoking Area
  • Dog Friendly Dog Friendly
  • Live Music Live Music
  • Wifi Wifi
  • Close to Railway Station Close to Railway Station
  • Close to Bus Routes Close to Bus Routes

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  • Real Ale Available Real Ale Available
  • Real Fire Real Fire
  • Quiet Pub Quiet Pub
  • Pub Garden Pub Garden
  • Lunchtime Meals Lunchtime Meals
  • Evening Meals Evening Meals
  • Disabled Access Disabled Access
  • Smoking Area Smoking Area
  • Dog Friendly Dog Friendly
  • Live Music Live Music
  • LocAle Accredited LocAle Accredited
  • Close to Railway Station Close to Railway Station
  • Close to Bus Routes Close to Bus Routes

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  • Real Ale Available Real Ale Available
  • Pub Garden Pub Garden
  • Lunchtime Meals Lunchtime Meals
  • Evening Meals Evening Meals
  • Disabled Access Disabled Access
  • Smoking Area Smoking Area
  • Live Music Live Music
  • Newspapers Newspapers
  • Wifi Wifi
  • Close to Railway Station Close to Railway Station
  • Close to Bus Routes Close to Bus Routes

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  • Real Ale Available Real Ale Available
  • Disabled Access Disabled Access
  • Traditional Pub Games Traditional Pub Games
  • Real Cider Available Real Cider Available
  • Live Music Live Music
  • Sports TV Sports TV
  • Wifi Wifi
  • Close to Railway Station Close to Railway Station
  • Close to Bus Routes Close to Bus Routes

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  • Real Ale Available Real Ale Available
  • Cask Marque Accredited Cask Marque Accredited
  • Real Fire Real Fire
  • Family Friendly Family Friendly
  • Accommodation Accommodation
  • Disabled Access Disabled Access
  • Wifi Wifi
  • Close to Railway Station Close to Railway Station
  • Close to Bus Routes Close to Bus Routes
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