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Results: How much is a pint in your local?

Under £1 - No way, you have to be joking - let us know where you live!

0% • 0 votes

£1 to £2

1.18% • 1 votes

£2 to £3

32.94% • 28 votes

£3 to £4

43.53% • 37 votes

£4 to £5

18.82% • 16 votes

£5 and over - No way, you have to be joking - let us know where you live!

3.53% • 3 votes

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85 votes in total.

    • MSE Andrea
    • By MSE Andrea 7th Sep 17, 10:17 AM
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    How much is a pint in your local?
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    • 7th Sep 17, 10:17 AM
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    How much is a pint in your local? 7th Sep 17 at 10:17 AM
    We'd love to know what a pint costs in your neck of the woods.

    Are you living within spitting distance of a holy grail, super cheap pub or do you need to sell a liver to buy one in your local?

    Next time you're in your local vote in the poll and post up a pic of your pint and tell us how much it cost.

    Forum regulars will remember we've asked this before, in 2013. Have a look back at our previous How much is a pint in your local? poll to compare.

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    • getmore4less
    • By getmore4less 4th Oct 17, 4:17 AM
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    John smith, Magners, Bud Lite £1.99 the rest up from that.

    Ales £2.19((Mon £1.99)

    had a nice pint of Tring brewery Death or Glory last week.

    • techno12
    • By techno12 4th Oct 17, 11:27 AM
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    £4.50 to £5.50 at most places in Leamington Spa.

    Crazy, though the "extra pound a pint because it has the word Craft in it" doesn't help matters.

    We stick to our Wetherspoons, where it's £2-3
    • jack_pott
    • By jack_pott 14th Oct 17, 3:17 PM
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    I can get a pint of water in my kitchen for about 0.2p.
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    • theblagger
    • By theblagger 14th Oct 17, 4:07 PM
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    £5.70 around here in some hipster dipster pubs....and plenty of mugs will nurse that!! otherwise £3.50 in the local weatherspoons
    tinfoil hat ...

    Derisive attempt on behalf of blind conformists to discredit and stigmatise those who dare to question authority, ill thought out policies, PR Stunts....
    • NineDeuce
    • By NineDeuce 16th Oct 17, 3:50 PM
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    £4 on average, or £4.50 if you want a clean glass....
    • Samsung_Note2
    • By Samsung_Note2 16th Oct 17, 4:49 PM
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    From the sounds of it..heroin and smack are probably cheaper and just as plentiful supply.

    Having said that the pint of Death or Glory sounds like a nice proper pint..not like the blonde !!!! full of bubbles consumed by people with taste buds removed.
    • dekaspace
    • By dekaspace 16th Oct 17, 8:33 PM
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    I don't drink, part due to not feeling need and part as not much in my area!, apart from Wetherspoons a "cheap" pub (nearest one is a mile and half away) is around £3 a pint, most are £3.60 or so for cheap nasty stuff like Carling or £4 or more for a Heineken
    • NineDeuce
    • By NineDeuce 17th Oct 17, 11:59 AM
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    I don't drink, part due to not feeling need and part as not much in my area!, apart from Wetherspoons a "cheap" pub (nearest one is a mile and half away) is around £3 a pint, most are £3.60 or so for cheap nasty stuff like Carling or £4 or more for a Heineken
    Originally posted by dekaspace
    I forgot that Carling was cheap, nasty stuff but Heineken was in a different league.....
    • kingstreet
    • By kingstreet 18th Oct 17, 5:33 PM
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    I forgot that Carling was cheap, nasty stuff but Heineken was in a different league.....
    Originally posted by NineDeuce
    Heineken is the 5% dutch stuff, not that dross Whitbread used to brew under licence.

    I get the 12 x 330ml bottles for £10 from Morrisons on a regular basis.
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    • pcman1985
    • By pcman1985 21st Oct 17, 8:56 PM
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    Around £3.30 at Farmhouse Inns.
    A City on the South Coast.

    Wetherspoons around £2-3. Used to be able to get Fosters for £1.95 in a Wetherspoons about a year ago. Not anymore.
    • zaax
    • By zaax 21st Oct 17, 9:58 PM
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    concidering its brought in at around £70 a keg anything over £2 is just greed
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    • maisie cat
    • By maisie cat 22nd Oct 17, 6:34 PM
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    £4.80 in our local in Surrey, we used to go a couple of times a week and now not even once a month
    • DigForVictory
    • By DigForVictory 22nd Oct 17, 7:14 PM
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    Locally, £1.50 for a pint of Cola.

    Some days it absolutely does not pay to be the designated driver.
    • MothballsWallet
    • By MothballsWallet 24th Oct 17, 8:22 PM
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    Where's the option for "I don't drink alcohol"?
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    • pepper77
    • By pepper77 25th Oct 17, 3:48 PM
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    Round here in my part of West Yorkshire:

    Generally slightly above or below the £3 mark (+/- 50p).
    Originally posted by Li0nhead
    Derbyshire/Staffordshire prices are similar.

    Thing is when you go to a pub you're not really buying a pint(or six).
    Its a tradition, an experience, whether it be competitive games like crib/darts/dommies/poker, or a quiz, to watch sport, or play bingo, a meeting place for old (or new) mates, an offline dating forum, a place to do business and make contacts etc etc.

    If anyone goes to a pub just to drink thats crazy.

    I drink in a pub most nights I wouldnt dream of drinking at home.

    Tonight is cronies night, where two hours of total bowlax will be shared.
    • adonis10
    • By adonis10 3rd Nov 17, 10:50 AM
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    Where's the option for "I don't drink alcohol"?
    Originally posted by MothballsWallet
    Not a relevant question to ask given the context of the poll. The poll is asking how much a pint is in the local, not whether you drink or not.

    If you don't drink and therefore don't know, presumably there is no need to get involved. If there was a poll on "how much is 1kg of haggis in your local supermarket?" I personally wouldn't get involved as I do not eat haggis and therefore neither know nor care.
    • adonis10
    • By adonis10 3rd Nov 17, 10:52 AM
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    Too much, far too much.

    Don't have a local per se, but the pubs I do go in probably £3.80 for urine like Carlsberg/Carling/Fosters, going up to £4.80 for (what I consider decent lagers) Heineken/Kronenbourg, £5-£5.50 Peroni/Moretti (enjoy these but tend to avoid due to price!). Ales tend to be cheaper, averaging £3.50-£4.

    The joys of living in southern England.
    Last edited by adonis10; 03-11-2017 at 10:54 AM.
    • YDARB
    • By YDARB 15th Nov 17, 5:09 PM
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    About £3.30 now
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