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Pestle & Mortar

Closed Now: 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Open today: 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Real Welcome Genuine Hospitality - A Trad Beer Gem, an Oasis in Hinckley

One negative, they don't often enough keep my favourite 3.8% Golden or Light Coloured Ales on for... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2018
Leicester, United Kingdom
Lovely friendly atmosphere and great beers!

Nice little mircopub. Friendly staff and a great selection of beers and ciders to try. It's a... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2018
Cathy B
Hinckley, United Kingdom
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“cobs”(2 reviews)
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81 Castle Street, Hinckley LE10 1DA, England
+44 7715 106876
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Reviewed 14 November 2018

One negative, they don't often enough keep my favourite 3.8% Golden or Light Coloured Ales on for more than one or two 9'ers at a time, Daft Bass is always 'on' and it really is well kepy and served, but it does make me walk...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 8 November 2018

Nice little mircopub. Friendly staff and a great selection of beers and ciders to try. It's a relaxed atmosphere, lovely place to meet friends. Lighting can be a bit bright, so it's not a cost place. Interesting decor.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Cathy B
Reviewed 16 July 2018

We decided to pop in here for a drink. We have been past here a lot but never been in. The decor is nice with old and new furniture and lots of interesting things. The lady behind the bar was very friendly and let us...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank DeathsDragon95
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Wonderful micropub, with the best selection of ciders I’ve come across in years. Only in the area for the weekend, so didn’t have time to sample all 15! Very friendly and helpful staff. Only suggestion to improve would be offering 1/3 pint paddles to help...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Geoffnewman
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

It's something different, nice atmosphere to sit in and chat to friends good selection of beers there is always something you will like, friendly staff, love the decor, walls have to be studied, re cycling rules here and the gents toilets are a great example...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Ian R
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

little gem of a place. very friendly and welcoming with a good range of gins. cosy and relaxed and quite busy on a Saturday. will definitely call in again and would recommend people in Hinckley give it a try . nice change from the usual...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Citybreaknick
Reviewed 30 December 2017

New Year's resolution - Visit Pestle & Mortar more ! A few of us enjoyed a few delicious pints on a Friday night. Always a varied selection of beers and ciders and more... You can not beat them for choice... which is expertly managed... something...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Steve M
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

If you like the different and drinking cider or the niche beers of the world this is for you . Friendly staff demystify the 8 or 9 guest beers and offer a small sample glass of the those that capture your attention, so you can...More

Date of experience: October 2017
3  Thank Paul W
Reviewed 3 October 2017

we went in to the pestle and mortar with some friends for a drink. I have to say the landlady was very friendly and polite the drinks are nearly all £3.00 a pint and every body that came in to this pub was very friendly...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank Lynne D
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Lovely friendly place with good beers, ciders and other drinks on offer, always busy, friendly helpful staff

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank mumnag2
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