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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!

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29.03% • 45 votes

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45.16% • 70 votes

4 to 5

17.42% • 27 votes

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4.52% • 7 votes

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  • FIRST POST
    • MSE Andrea
    • By MSE Andrea 7th Sep 17, 10:17 AM
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    How much is a pint in your local?
    • #1
    • 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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    • Samsung_Note2
    • By Samsung_Note2 4th Feb 18, 12:57 AM
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    Think them prices are high..just check out the prices in the Albert on Eastenders.

    Amazing that they can afford to drink in there...
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    • CavendishWobble
    • By CavendishWobble 4th Feb 18, 11:52 AM
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    5.50 for a pint of Moretti & even 6.40 for a nice pale ale.

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    • zaax
    • By zaax 6th Feb 18, 10:35 AM
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    As the price goes up the less I drink in a pub. Used to be 6 to 7 pints, now it 3-4.
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    • Chrishazle
    • By Chrishazle 8th Feb 18, 4:27 PM
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    Pubs local to me fit the 3-4 range at the moment - but only just, and it's cask bitter, guiness and lagers are more expensive. I do know one fairly local pub that is somewhat cheaper, but it's a free house rather than a tied (Enterprise Inns etc) or managed (Shepard Neame etc) pub. About 6 months ago I was in a Sheps pub near Goudhurst where the sptfire bitter was 4 compared (at the time) to 3.60 nearer home - but even nearer home now is 3.80-90. The odd one out are Marstons Inns, where the bitter is not much over 3/pint (and the food is good value too).
    • maxmycardagain
    • By maxmycardagain 12th Feb 18, 7:36 PM
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    3s 6d

    Pint of Worthington Pale ale
    Dont worry, be happy
    • maxmycardagain
    • By maxmycardagain 12th Feb 18, 8:30 PM
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    As the price goes up the less I drink in a pub. Used to be 6 to 7 pints, now it 3-4.
    Originally posted by zaax
    is that in a month?
    Dont worry, be happy
    • zagubov
    • By zagubov 12th Feb 18, 9:39 PM
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    Think them prices are high..just check out the prices in the Albert on Eastenders.

    Amazing that they can afford to drink in there...
    Originally posted by Samsung_Note2
    Yeah but they'v all got good incomes; nobody makes a breakfast at home- they're always down the caff. Or taking their laundry down the laundrette or shopping at stalls instead of shops.
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    • Rexxel
    • By Rexxel 16th Feb 18, 5:19 PM
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    Wetherspoons is one of my locals and i pay 1.99 a pint there. Other pubs in town tend to be between 2.60-3.20
    • 50Twuncle
    • By 50Twuncle 17th Feb 18, 2:26 PM
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    When I started drinking (in 1980) - a pnt of scrumpy used to cost me 7p in the NAAFI !!
    • boliston
    • By boliston 18th Feb 18, 1:38 AM
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    ....

    I drink in a pub most nights I wouldnt dream of drinking at home.....
    Originally posted by pepper77
    That must cost a fortune! My budget is normally a single bottle of real ale per night max which costs 1.50-1.80

    If I had a local micropub I would probably visit occasionally but it would be for the quality of the beer and certainly NOT for darts, pool, live tv or quizzes!
    • Mummyel
    • By Mummyel 23rd Feb 18, 12:32 PM
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    Price of a pint...
    About four bloody quid! if my husband and I want to go out we need a second mortgage Not only that, the last time we went out my glass of rose cost 7!!! AND I knocked it over
    • Oakdene
    • By Oakdene 27th Feb 18, 4:27 PM
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    There is a pub in the town I work in which sells a pint of lager or bitter for 2.50 or Guinness for 2.60.
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    • getmore4less
    • By getmore4less 1st Mar 18, 7:25 AM
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    the next Wetherspoon beer festival will be 2.09pt for us.


    Their(WS) new menu come out next week, the only thing new is the price rises, 10p+ on most things, and a fancy new cover which makes it look very nice for our pub(s).
    Last edited by getmore4less; 01-03-2018 at 7:27 AM.
    • crashingout
    • By crashingout 26th Mar 18, 8:47 AM
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    wetherspoons in our town is always cheapest, a pint for just over 2.00. Elsewhere in town can be as much as 4.
    • singhini
    • By singhini 26th Mar 18, 11:41 PM
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    I went out for a pint with friends last weekend (for the first time in 569 days), and a pint in London was 5.80 (a bar next to the gherkin building so central London).
    • frugalmacdugal
    • By frugalmacdugal 30th Mar 18, 2:08 PM
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    Hi,

    ee, when I were a lad it were half crown a pint, maybe a florin, if lucky, proper ale in them days, no chemicals.
    Y'all take care now.
    • fatrab
    • By fatrab 30th Mar 18, 2:10 PM
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    Our local just had a price increase imposed on them by the brewery, they've gone from being the cheapest pub in the area to being the second most expensive overnight.


    And the punters are talking with their feet.


    Tennents Lager 3.00-3.50 per pint locally, decent lagers are 4+ per pint
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    • esuhl
    • By esuhl 14th Apr 18, 11:24 PM
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    Just been down to my local, and it was 4.80 a pint. But it was in excellent condition.
    • coffeehound
    • By coffeehound 15th Apr 18, 4:24 PM
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    2.15 for a delicious pale ale!

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    • pepper77
    • By pepper77 16th Apr 18, 12:12 PM
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    That must cost a fortune!
    Originally posted by boliston
    Say 3k pa. But I dont smoke, dont go on foreign holidays any more, dont have Sky, dont drive an expensive car etc.
    My budget is normally a single bottle of real ale per night max which costs 1.50-1.80
    If I had a local micropub I would probably visit occasionally but it would be for the quality of the beer and certainly NOT for darts, pool, live tv or quizzes!
    Originally posted by boliston
    I only play darts but its horses for courses, the thought of different beers all the time is not something I like, I'm Pedigree or Bass and the occasional cider or premium lager if its hot.
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