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The Infant Hercules

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Friendly and cosy!

Tonight was my second visit to ‘The Infant Hercules’. The landlord and lady are lovely people, very... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Paul R
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Durham, United Kingdom
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Pied!

Great little pub, been popping and out for years. On this occasion I was pied by a mate. Stayed for... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Lee J
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Tonight was my second visit to ‘The Infant Hercules’. The landlord and lady are lovely people, very friendly and chatty. You always feel welcome! They have on offer some of the best beer I’ve ever tasted and it’s exclusive - once it’s gone, it’s gone!...More

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neilh1710, Owner at The Infant Hercules, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you very much for your kind comments. That is our aim , for people to enjoy their experience.

Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Great little pub, been popping and out for years. On this occasion I was pied by a mate. Stayed for a few hours watched the football game. Made to feel very welcome and it was like been at home. Everyone so friendly and chatful. Definitely...More

Thank Lee J
neil h, Owner at The Infant Hercules, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Thanks you very much for your recommendation. Glad you stayed with us to to watch the footie. Everyone was in good spirits for the match. Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Lovely little pub, well situated, with good selection of beers and ciders. Very friendly and chatty staff, nice atmosphere, comfy inside and out. Has picked up several well-deserved CAMRA awards. Definitely recommend.

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neil h, Owner at The Infant Hercules, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Thank you very much for your review. Your recommendation is very appreciated.We look forward to seeing you again

Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

For me this has to be one of the best micro pubs in the area. Liz and Neil the owners are great. So friendly and welcoming. This has been one of my regular pubs to visit when out drinking. The whole staff are amazing and...More

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neil h, Owner at The Infant Hercules, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

Cheers for that David , much appreciated .Will look forward to seeing you again ........ as we always do ......

Reviewed 15 May 2018

Very pleasant visit whilst my wife was shopping. Good range of ales and sometimes a cider. Very good WiFi and thoroughly hospitable staff. The landlady is also keen on gin , which suited my wife ands they exchanged on this modern trend. Pleasant crisps

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neil h, Owner at The Infant Hercules, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2018

Thank you very much for your kind comments. We hope you will visit us again

Reviewed 12 April 2018

Small micro pub near the Cleveland shopping centre. I have visited on three occasions now, always a warm welcome and a great selection of drinks available. Will definitely return.

Thank 97angia
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Standing in the freezing cold across the road from the Holiday inn express after the fire alarm went off - I pressed the Trip Advisor button to see what was nearby and saw across the road the Infant Hercules- A proper real ale micro pub...More

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Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

I was staying in Middlesbrough for football and always like to visit new CAMRA pubs in any area I am in. I’ve been to a few micro pubs and this is the best as it has really captured the pub feel, rather than still feeling...More

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neil h, Owner at The Infant Hercules, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to visit us, and for your generous review. We look forward to seeing you again if you are ever in this neck of the woods. Liz & Neil

Reviewed 9 October 2017

Middlesbrough has always been a warm and friendly place, and that warm welcome is precisely what the discerning drinker will find at The Infant Hercules. The owners Neil and Elizabeth are affable hosts indeed to both locals and regulars alike. For the real ale enthusiast...More

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Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

I know Middlesbrough is not routinely considered a destination spot. Yet, our family was genuinely taken by this place. Especially this cozy, friendly public house that specializes in proper ales and beers, not to mention a good gin or two! England has much to offer,...More

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