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Providing takeaway meals in the evening. Book in advance and collect in the allocate time slot.
Previously. Open 20th July to 4th November. During the first lockdown provided takeaway and a range of community services. The pub continued the supply of Scotch Eggs and takeaways through the open period.
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Star Inn

Market Place
Penkridge
STAFFORD
ST19 5DJ

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Opening Times

MondayMidday - 11.00 pm
TuesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
WednesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
ThursdayMidday - 11.30 pm
FridayMidday - Midnight
SaturdayMidday - Midnight
SundayMidday - 11.00 pm

Meal Times

noon - 2.30pm, 6.30pm - 8.30pm Mon - Thu
noon - 2.30 Fri
12 - 4 Sat & Sun

Owner

Marston's

About the Pub

A one room pub with several distinct areas, and a cosy & welcoming feel which serves the usual pub food and excellent Scotch eggs. There are a patio and seating area outside. The pub is situated in the old Market Place and first traded as an Inn in 1830. It closed in about 1908 and became a Co-op store, then a private residence. It was restored and converted back into a pub in 1981, rapidly becoming part of the local scene. Today it is a popular and welcoming pub in the village. Level access throughout the pub but no dedicated accessible toilet.

Historic Interest

In 1827 Edward Littleton gave his tenant, William Southern, permission to turn his house into an inn, the conversion cost £15. The premises had a beerhouse license in the 19th century, which was not available until 1830. William was a maltster as well as a bricklayer in 1828, he possibly built the brewhouse. In 1883 the property was offered for sale as a freehold beerhouse, in the occupation of Mr C P Russell. It was described as consisting of a taproom, smokeroom, parlour, three bedrooms, pantry, with the maltroom over, large brewhouse, good cellaring, with stables, cartshed, piggeries, coalhouse, hardwater well and pump, and large garden. C P Russell is still shown at the pub in a directory of 1884 but in the 1885 edition of the same directory he is shown as a grocer.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 3 regular beers.

  • Lancaster Bomber
  • Marston's Pedigree
  • Wainwright

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 4 changing beers.

Source: National

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Star Inn, Penkridge

Features

  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Cider Real Cider Available
  • CaskMarque Cask Marque Accredited

Facilities

  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals

    Mon-Thu.

  • Garden Pub Garden

    Patio & drinking areas, 12 tables.

  • Parking Parking
  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly

    Well behaved children permitted until 9 pm.

  • Camping Camping Nearby 2500m

    At Pillaton on the Cannock Road.

  • LiveMusic Live Music

    Sunday sessions from 4.30

  • RealFire Real Fire
  • Smoking Smoking Area
  • SportsTV Sports TV
  • WiFi Wifi

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Star Inn

Market Place
Penkridge
STAFFORD
ST19 5DJ

Sat Nav Reference

52.724800, -2.112570

Transport

  • <Bus Close to Bus Routes
  • <Station Close to Railway Station

Nearby Bus Routes (200m)

Arriva: 75/75a, 76/76a; Select: 878; National Express West Midlands: i54

Nearby Station (500m)

Penkridge

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