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The Hopwater Cellar

Closed Now: 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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The go to place in Newcastle

Huge selection of drinks. Friendly staff. Absolutely fantastic. Give it a try. You won’t be... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sharon C
via mobile
Wish we had a place like this in Surrey

We were staying in the area and made a special trip to this Mecca for beer lovers. Although we... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2018
Michael P
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Ewhurst, United Kingdom
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Independently owned bottle shop and bar. Specialising in over 400 bottled beer and cider, available to drink on site or off site. Plus one traditional cask ale, two keg beers and a selection of malt whisky's. Bottled wine and prosecco also...more
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2 Bridge Street | Newcastle under Lyme, Newcastle-under-Lyme ST5 2RY, England
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+44 1782 713311
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Huge selection of drinks. Friendly staff. Absolutely fantastic. Give it a try. You won’t be disappointed.

Thank Sharon C
hopwater15, Owner at The Hopwater Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Sharon C Thank you for the great review, reviews are very important. Hope you get to visit us again. Thanks Craig

Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

We were staying in the area and made a special trip to this Mecca for beer lovers. Although we arrived forty minutes before opening time the owner saw us outside and opened up for us. Me and three mates then spent a happy hour sampling...More

Thank Michael P
Craig A, Owner at The Hopwater Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Dear Michael, Andy & I are both very pleased that you enjoyed your visit to The Hopwater Cellar yesterday. The Hopwater Cellar is a small independent business and reviews like yours give us that little extra help that we need as a small business. Hope...More

Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Just popped in to get some beers after a month off the booze. Amazing array of ales, continentals, USIPAs and whiskies. The tins of cloudwater are awesome.

Thank danman54uk
hopwater15, Owner at The Hopwater Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

Dear Dan O, Thank you for the great review, glad yoy enjoyed our range of beers, and thank for taking the time to write a review. Cheers

Reviewed 17 August 2018

Came across this little gem whilst visiting my dad one weekend a couple of weeks ago. Went in for a quick drink and ended up staying for a couple of hours. The selection is amazing, lovely atmosphere and the staff were brilliant. We tried loads...More

Thank LornaN35
hopwater15, Owner at The Hopwater Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for the great review, reviews are very important. Thank you for taking the time. Glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Great selection of beers, i no longer need to buy continental beers on the Internet, i was having a few beers from bottlecraft in hanley but most of them you can find in the supermarket. An old favourite of mine is "lucifer" cant get it...More

Thank Paul J
hopwater15, Owner at The Hopwater Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Thank you for your review, really pleased that you found your favourite at The Hopwater Cellar. Hope to see you soon. Cheers

Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Love everything about this place. The staff, the people, and the HUGE variety of beer. Not to mention Andy and Craigs dedication to sourcing the freshest and best beers around. Really warm and friendly welcome every time we come, best place in town!

Thank RebeccaJM_11
hopwater15, Owner at The Hopwater Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

Thank you for your great review, some may say that Andy and I are just alcoholics.

Reviewed 20 June 2018

On a recent ‘Pubs Galore’ crawl of Newcastle Under Lyme’s better beer venues we visited the Hopwater Cellar more in its guise as a bar. But for me this one has more the feel of a bottle shop, due to the domineering bottle wall that...More

Thank Steve_of_N21
hopwater15, Owner at The Hopwater Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

Thank you for the 5* review. Glad that you enjoyed your visit to Newcastle-Under-Lyme.

Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Went for a Father’s Day gift. Staff extremely knowledgable and friendly. Bought 3 beers for the dad and a had a couple for ourselves in the sipping room. Brilliant place!!

Thank Chalkyfingernails
hopwater15, Owner at The Hopwater Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2018

Thank you for the great review, really pleased that you enjoyed your visit. Hope to see you again soon. Thank you for taking the time to leave a Trip Advisor review. Cheers

Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

... and I think I might be now too! It’s a small establishment with a really friendly atmosphere and a huge selection of beers and ciders that apparently changes every so often, so you’re never stuck for choice.

Thank LarkaSionnach
hopwater15, Owner at The Hopwater Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Dear Larka, Thank you for the review and taking time out to type it. We are really pleased that you have enjoyed our place and we look forward to seeing you soon. Cheers.

Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

We keep hearing of this place on Facebook yet have never visited. What a hidden gem! A great asset to the new craft beer scene that has developed. This place offers so much to the beer lover! Fantastic stock of bottles to purchase, also specials...More

Thank RandRH
hopwater15, Owner at The Hopwater Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Thank you so much for the glowing review. Great that you like what we do, hope you visit again soon. Cheers

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SandersonLC
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Yes, well behaved children are very welcome during the day up to around 6:00pm.
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