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The Parcel Yard (Fuller's)

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Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
Butcombe - Bitter (or Original)Excellent1
Fuller's - ESBExcellent5
Windsor & Eton - Windsor KnotExcellent1
Weird Beard - Little Things That KillExcellent1
Fuller's - ChiswickExcellent1
Gipsy Hill - BeatnikExcellent1
Merrie City (sub-brand of Clark's) - CascadianGood1
East London (ELB) - CowcatcherGood1
Butcombe - Rare Breed (or Adam Henson's Rare Breed)Good1
Fuller's - London PrideNot Tried0
Fuller's - Gale's Seafarers AleNot Tried0
Fuller's - Gale's HSBNot Tried0
Windsor & Eton - GuardsmanNot Tried0
Fuller's - Front RowNot Tried0
Hook Norton - HookyNot Tried0
Five Points - Hook Island RedNot Tried0
Fuller's - Oliver's IslandNot Tried0
Adnams - Prop HopNot Tried0
Fuller's - Gale's Spring SprinterNot Tried0
East London (ELB) - Pale AleNot Tried0
Holt's (see also Joseph Holt) - Two HootsNot Tried0
Windsor & Eton - Kohinoor IPANot Tried0
Everards - AscalonNot Tried0
Windsor & Eton - CanberraNot Tried0
Fuller's - Golden PrideNot Tried0
Fuller's - Gale's FirecrackerNot Tried0
Bootleg - ContrabandNot Tried0
Windsor & Eton - KohinoorNot Tried0
Fuller's - Southern StarNot Tried0
Picture 1. The Parcel Yard, King's Cross / St Pancras, Central London

Visits Details

12 Apr 2017 (Jack William)
Lunchtime - not crowded. Only left hand bank of pumps listed.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Fuller's - ESB5.50Good
East London (ELB) - Cowcatcher4.80Good
Fuller's - London Pride4.10Not Tried
Bootleg - Contraband3.90Not Tried
Windsor & Eton - Kohinoor4.50Not Tried
Fuller's - Southern Star4.00Not Tried
01 Dec 2016 (Jack William)
9 ish - still busy. Just noted the one - 8 or more pumps in the go as usual.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Merrie City (sub-brand of Clark's) - Cascadian4.00GoodRefreshing.
26 Nov 2016 (ChrisE)
After suffering a long delay on an overheated under ventilated Virgin Pendolino from Manchester I needed a pint or two so I came in here before catching my connection from nearby St Pancras. A busy Saturday evening but service was excellent as usual. I have not listed all the beers that were available but the usual Fullers range was available along with a good selection of guest ales.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Butcombe - Bitter (or Original)4.00Excellent
Windsor & Eton - Windsor Knot4.00Excellent
12 Nov 2016 (Blair)
First visit to this place and I was impressed, one of the more comfortable and atmospheric train station pubs I've been to. Very busy on a Saturday evening but staff were doing a good job getting everyone served.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Fuller's - ESB5.50ExceptionalMight just be the best pint of this I've had. Often seems to lack condition in fullers pubs, at least in my experience. Top notch.
31 Oct 2016 (Stephen Harris)
Very busy and a little uncomfortable in the early evening. I list beers additional to the list already recorded today by Jack William.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Gipsy Hill - Beatnik3.80ExcellentAn excellent, dry and fruity Pale Ale.
Fuller's - London Pride4.10Not Tried
Fuller's - ESB5.50Not Tried
Butcombe - Bitter (or Original)4.00Not Tried
Fuller's - Golden Pride8.50Not Tried
Fuller's - Gale's Seafarers Ale3.60Not Tried
Fuller's - Gale's Firecracker4.80Not Tried
Fuller's - Oliver's Island3.80Not Tried
31 Oct 2016 (Jack William)
Afternoon - usual large selection of ales ( only noted the non-Fullers). Usual exhorbitant pricing (£4.45 for a 3.8%)
BeerABVScoreNotes
Butcombe - Rare Breed (or Adam Henson's Rare Breed)3.80Good
Windsor & Eton - Canberra4.00Not Tried
Gipsy Hill - Beatnik3.80Not Tried
03 Sep 2016 (ChrisE)
A busy Saturday and a good range of beers on as usual, I have not attempted to list them all here.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Fuller's - Chiswick3.50ExcellentWow, it is good to see Chiswick on sale again, I think they have only brought it back as a seasonal brew.
17 Apr 2016 (Philip Pirrip)
Evening. On shelves on the bar back the pub has bottles of Fuller's Vintage Ale, there is a year 2000 one on sale for £223 odd!
BeerABVScoreNotes
Fuller's - ESB5.50Excellent
Fuller's - London Pride4.10Not Tried
Butcombe - Bitter (or Original)4.00Not Tried
Fuller's - Gale's Seafarers Ale3.60Not Tried
Fuller's - Gale's HSB4.80Not Tried
Fuller's - Gale's Spring Sprinter4.00Not Tried
East London (ELB) - Pale Ale4.00Not Tried
Holt's (see also Joseph Holt) - Two Hoots4.20Not Tried
Windsor & Eton - Kohinoor IPA4.50Not Tried
Fuller's - Oliver's Island3.80Not Tried
Everards - Ascalon4.00Not Tried
21 Feb 2016 (Philip Pirrip)
Evening visit permitted by chaotic train service delays. I give up sometimes - one barman was disgracefully short measuring cask ales but the customers I prompted to ask for a top up shrugged their shoulders and accepted a 35p - 45p shortfall as an inevitability.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Fuller's - ESB5.50GoodGood enough but £4.60pp is taking it
Fuller's - London Pride4.10Not Tried
Butcombe - Bitter (or Original)4.00Not Tried
Fuller's - Gale's Seafarers Ale3.60Not Tried
Fuller's - Gale's HSB4.80Not Tried
Windsor & Eton - Guardsman4.20Not Tried
Fuller's - Front Row3.70Not Tried
Hook Norton - Hooky3.50Not Tried
Five Points - Hook Island Red6.00Not Tried
Fuller's - Oliver's Island3.80Not Tried
Adnams - Prop Hop4.00Not Tried
23 Jan 2016 (Jack William)
Late Saturday afternoon - very busy - about 10 ales on as usual - didn't note all.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Weird Beard - Little Things That Kill3.80ExcellentI really liked this - not as "violently hoppy" as the pump clip claimed - but very good all the same.
Fuller's - ESB5.50Good

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About The Parcel Yard

The pub sign. The Parcel Yard, King's Cross / St Pancras, Central London

Summary of Beer Scores

 Total
Exceptional1
Excellent24
Good20
Acceptable7
Poor1

Website.

The pub is found in King's Cross / St Pancras, Central London, N1C 4AP.

A new pub, opened on 19 March 2012, in the refurbished King's Cross railway station. The pub is on two floors, the lower one being the main drinking area, it has a number of separate rooms, and a large airy central area. The walls are adorned with old Fuller's advertisements amongst items of railway interest. The lower bar counter has 12 handpumps in 2 banks, each of 6.

We have visited this pub 44 times, seen 85 different beers and tried 31 of them.

Map location

Postcode: N1C 4AP