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Castle Hotel

Jewel Street
CF63 3NQ

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Opening Times


Monday1.00 pm - 11.30 pm
Tuesday1.00 pm - 11.30 pm
Wednesday1.00 pm - 11.30 pm
Thursday1.00 pm - 11.30 pm
Friday1.00 pm - 11.30 pm
Saturday1.00 pm - 11.30 pm
Sunday1.00 pm - 11.00 pm

About the Pub

In the past this has been an excellent, large Brains pub with many guest ales, and was a frequent entry in the Good Beer Guide. Sadly it was destined for closure in December 2012 but it still seems to be hanging on, albeit under new management. There is a redevelopment proposal currently going on which will involve converting the upper floors to flats and retaining the pub in the ground floor. Imposing, if now rather scruffy exterior but inside the lounge is some ornate woodwork, including an impressive staircase, and some fine etched glass windows.. There is also a back room with a splendid cast iron stove and a more basic bar. Quiz on Sat and poker on a Wed.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 3 regular beers.

  • Brains Barry Island
  • Brains Bitter
  • Brains SA

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 2 changing beers.

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  • Garden Garden
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • Games Traditional Pub Games

    Snooker table pool, darts, skittles.

  • LiveMusic Live Music


  • Smoking Smoking Area

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Castle Hotel

Jewel Street
CF63 3NQ

Sat Nav Reference

51.405949, -3.259665


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

Nearby Bus Routes (20m)

Route 88

Nearby Station (600m)

Barry Docks

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Castle Hotel - Barry

Castle Hotel

Jewel Street
CF63 3NQ

Pub Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • Historic Pub Interior
  • Garden
  • Family Friendly
  • Traditional Pub Games
  • Live Music
  • Smoking Area
  • Close to Bus Routes
  • Close to Railway Station

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