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Boar's Head

(formerly Boar's Head Hotel)

Church Street
Bishop's Castle

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Opening Times

Monday11.30 am - 10.30 pm
Tuesday11.30 am - 10.30 pm
Wednesday11.30 am - 10.30 pm
Thursday11.30 am - 10.30 pm
Friday11.30 am - 11.00 pm
Saturday11.30 am - 11.00 pm
Sunday11.30 am - 10.30 pm

Meal Times

12 - 8.45pm Mon - Thu
12noon - 9pm Fri - Sat
12 - 8pm Sun



About the Pub

The Boars Head, which claims to be the oldest Public House in Bishop's Castle, is quite large and its public areas to the front seek to cater for a range of uses. It is multi-level with a dining area to one end, but it is perfectly possible to stay in the comfortable bar. Homemade traditional pub fayre is available throughout the day. The pub is the starting point for walk number 6 in the Walking with Offa series.

Participates in the annual Bishops Castle beer festival held each July.

As from late September 2019, may open later than the listed time, whilst it's

future is being determined

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 2 regular beers.

  • St Austell Proper Job
  • Theakston Best Bitter

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 1 changing beer.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Ludlow Gold
  • Marston's --varies--

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Boar's Head, Bishop's Castle


  • RealAle Real Ale Available


  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access
  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Pub Garden

    Pleasant partly covered patio at the rear of the pub.

  • Parking Parking
  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly

    Family & TV room.

  • Accommodation Accommodation

    3 rooms, no pets (AA 4 star rated)

  • LiveMusic Live Music
  • RealFire Real Fire
  • Smoking Smoking Area


  • SportsTV Sports TV
  • WiFi Wifi

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Boar's Head

Church Street
Bishop's Castle

Sat Nav Reference

52.49136, -2.998


  • <Bus Close to Bus Routes

Nearby Bus Routes (< ½ mile)

Route 553

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