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New Management

My previous review was with the old manager . Since he left , the new managers are great . My... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
judithhughes45
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
via mobile
great ales

dropped in while shopping in bearwood. great place with so many ales and very friendly... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2018
Paul E
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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19 Aug 2018
“New Management”
27 Mar 2018
“great ales”
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere, relaxing and clean pub. lots of lovely ales to try, you are able to try a sample before buying a pint. Or even try three thirds. The staff are very knowledgeable and friendly. Lovely pub

2  Thank ClaireW284
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

My partner came in the Midland on a Friday night. It wasn't too busy. He waited 20minutes to be served.When he was finally served the barman bought the wrong beer. When he complained the Manager took him outside to have a word about his attitude!!!....More

3  Thank judithhughes45
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Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

My previous review was with the old manager . Since he left , the new managers are great . My partner can go back in . Sarah and Paul are brilliant managers, they always make you feel welcome. The atmosphere has gone and more people...More

Thank judithhughes45
BCAles, Owner at The Midland, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

That is good to hear. Thank you.

Reviewed 27 March 2018

dropped in while shopping in bearwood. great place with so many ales and very friendly knowledgeable staff. Wish i hadn't been driving as i'd have stayed a lot longer and tried a few more ales. great atmosphere, so laid back and relaxing. we will be...More

Thank Paul E
BCAles, Owner at The Midland, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2018

Come back on the bus! Thank you for your kind words.

Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

The Midland....a bank now turned pub, Black Country Ales have done a Boston job on the interior and installed Paul & Sarah as the new management team, they are so chilled and relaxed and make you feel welcomed with their warm smiles and crusty cobs😁......love...More

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BCAles, Owner at The Midland, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2018

Thank you...what lovely kind comments. Come back soon!

Reviewed 28 January 2018

Gold radio on in background, nice relaxing music. Quiet on our afternoon visit. 11 of 13 ales available & 2 ciders. Cobs £1.50 include cheese & onion, ham & cheese. Ham salad. Cheese & tomato. Pub set in former Midland bank hence the name. Beer...More

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BCAles, Owner at The Midland, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2018

Thank you very much for your commentary, which is helpful.

Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Even though I live about 2 miles from this pub I class this ale house as my local (I pass several pubs to get there). The selection of craft ales varies from day to day which I like and the staff like a bit of...More

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BCAles, Owner at The Midland, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

Thank you for your kind words. We have made some changes at the pub which we feel has improved it significantly.

Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Went in for a quick drink after work This place is a real mess Filthy smelly discusting toilets that really really stink My beer was flat and awful, the place was full of the wrong sort of customers I will never set a foot back...More

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Reviewed 20 January 2017

Big roomy pub. 1 young bar staff on duty. Empty glasses on most tables not moved. Good range of real ales. A few newspapers to read. Beer barrels on show in the back room viewing cellar, from the window. Opens 10am – 11pm.

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Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

My partner came in the Midland on a Friday night. It wasn't too busy. He waited 20minutes to be served.When he was finally served the barman bought the wrong beer. When he complained the Manager took him outside to have a word about his attitude!!!....More

3  Thank judithhughes45
Reviewed 6 September 2016

I'm really lucky to have The Midland as my local pub. Tasty ales and the selection of bottled lager is also varied (nice Pilsner etc.) the first time I ventured into the Midland I had just moved into the area and though I'd give it...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere, relaxing and clean pub. lots of lovely ales to try, you are able to try a sample before buying a pint. Or even try three thirds. The staff are very knowledgeable and friendly. Lovely pub

2  Thank ClaireW284
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