We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Lych Gate Tavern

44 Queen Square | Lichfield Chambers, Wolverhampton WV1 1TX, England
+44 1902 399516
Website
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Top establishment 10/10

I've come here regularly for 2 years. As a brown, bearded and turbaned 23 year old man ive... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ajit J
via mobile
Shaun R

Great pub excellent beers, lovely atmosphere,landlords Hayley&dave always make you feel welcome and... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2018
Shaun R
via mobile
Read all 142 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“cobs” (30 reviews)
“black country” (19 reviews)
“great pub” (13 reviews)
Open Now
Hours
Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
LOCATION
44 Queen Square | Lichfield Chambers, Wolverhampton WV1 1TX, England
CONTACT
Website
+44 1902 399516
Write a ReviewReviews (142)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"cobs"
in 30 reviews
"black country"
in 19 reviews
"great pub"
in 13 reviews
"real ale"
in 11 reviews
"city centre"
in 12 reviews
"fruit wines"
in 2 reviews
"filled rolls"
in 2 reviews
"friendly landlord"
in 2 reviews
"ale pub"
in 2 reviews
"guest beers"
in 3 reviews
"black pudding"
in 4 reviews
"quiz night"
in 2 reviews
"excellent beer"
in 2 reviews
"nicest pub"
in 2 reviews
"ham"
in 5 reviews
"feel welcome"
in 5 reviews
"down stairs"
in 4 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 142 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've come here regularly for 2 years. As a brown, bearded and turbaned 23 year old man ive experienced racism in other pubs before. However, I've never felt more welcome in any other pub than this one. I bring both my Asian and Caucasian friends...More

2  Thank Ajit J
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
BCAles, Owner at The Lych Gate Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you, that is kind of you to say, and much appreciated.

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Great pub excellent beers, lovely atmosphere,landlords Hayley&dave always make you feel welcome and friendly bar staff, well worth a visit.

Thank Shaun R
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
BCAles, Owner at The Lych Gate Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much, come back soon!

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

This is a fantastic pub in the centre of the city of Wolverhampton. The staff and customers welcome everyone.It serves a variety of great beers and hosts fabulous events all year round, well worth a visit.

1  Thank Donna B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
BCAles, Owner at The Lych Gate Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

What lovely comments. Thank you.

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 15 May 2018

I wrote a review of this pub some years ago but it has now changed hands and I feel it is worth a revisit. The Lych Gates is a lovely pub in the centre of Wolverhampton. It has a wide range of beers in stock...More

Thank Eddie D
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
BCAles, Owner at The Lych Gate Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Oh, how kind. What a full and comprehensive review....much appreciated. We hope to serve you again soon.

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 11 May 2018

The landlords Hayley and Dave, and staff are fantastic and very much go above and beyond to look after their customers. As a woman that drinks alone I have never felt safer and more looked after. The beer is also very well looked after and...More

1  Thank Vix H
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
BCAles, Owner at The Lych Gate Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

That is really great to hear. We hope to see you again very soon.

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

The landlords are SUPER accommodating for the theatre folk post show - nice NOT NOISEY place to relax after work. Highly Recommend!!

Thank danidbolton
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
BCAles, Owner at The Lych Gate Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you!

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Myself and my wife - we love this pub ! Hayley and Dave are so welcoming and the atmosphere is so relaxing. The guest beers are always changing and its always a surprise to see what beers are on, that evening - we've never had...More

Thank Clive E
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
BCAles, Owner at The Lych Gate Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

That is lovely to hear, indeed. H and D work so hard to ensure that all customers can enjoy good ale in relaxed company....we love the LGT too!

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 30 April 2018

A group of us, (mostly middle-aged men and women), studying MA degrees in First World War Studies, part-time at the University of Wolverhampton, have visited the Lych Gate Tavern one Saturday lunchtime each month for the last three years. We also spent much of the...More

Thank BaritoneBill
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
BCAles, Owner at The Lych Gate Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Oh, William, you have made our day! Thank you! Your course sounds fascinating. We are looking at how to mark the centenary of the war’s end this November in our pubs. If you have any suggestions, please let us know.

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Appalled is an understatement. Didn’t feel welcome from the off, the manaager was intensely staring at us when we arrived. Don’t get me wrong it’s hard to miss a group of Asians walking into a prodiminetly Caucasian pub but to make someone feel that animosity...More

2  Thank Vee313
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
BCAles, Owner at The Lych Gate Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

We are very concerned by your comments, and are very sorry to hear them. Our sincere apologies for any offence you have felt. Please would you contact our managing director Angus McMeeking at your earliest convenience to discuss this., so that it can be addressed...More

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

We went in for beers into The Lynch Gate Tavern before a Wolves game. The pub was packed a couple of hours before kick-off. We didn’t know much about ales but the staff took the time to explain what were the local brands, different type...More

2  Thank beachstone2c
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
BCAles, Owner at The Lych Gate Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2018

Lovely to hear! Come back soon!

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 21 hotels in Wolverhampton
Wulfrun Hotel
52 reviews
.28 km away
Britannia Hotel Wolverhampton
877 reviews
.32 km away
Redwings Lodge Wolverhampton
317 reviews
.38 km away
Novotel Wolverhampton
1,011 reviews
.57 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Bilash
580 reviews
.06 km away
Madame Clarkes
175 reviews
.12 km away
The George Wallis
63 reviews
.15 km away
Earls Sandwich Bar Wolverhampton
18 reviews
.09 km away
Nearby Attractions
Grand Theatre
588 reviews
.29 km away
Wolverhampton Art Gallery
247 reviews
.09 km away
Wolves Museum
48 reviews
.39 km away
St Peter's Church
67 reviews
.03 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
David B
21 November 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from BCAles | Property representative |
Hi there, thanks for your question.....entirely understandable as Kim at the BCA does do the sort of home style cooking that is so complementary to her well kept ales. In response, we have to tell you that, at present, we... More
0
Votes
;