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The Snickleway Inn (Ei Group (formerly Enterprise Inns))

Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
Treboom - Kettle DrumExcellent2
Rooster's - YankeeExcellent1
Purple Moose - Glaslyn AleExcellent1
Kelham Island - Pride of SheffieldGood1
Revolutions - DevolutionAcceptable1
Jennings - Sneck LifterNot Tried0
Jennings - Cocker Hoop (aka September Ale)Not Tried0
Saltaire - Saltaire BlondeNot Tried0
Heineken - John Smith's Bitter (a.k.a. Cask and Original)Not Tried0
Moorhouse's - Pride of PendleNot Tried0
Treboom - Yorkshire SparkleNot Tried0
Kelham Island - Easy RiderNot Tried0
Theakston - Best BitterNot Tried0
Great Newsome - Holderness DarkNot Tried0
Picture 1. The Snickleway Inn, York, North Yorkshire

Visits Details

26 Mar 2015 (HSB)
14:00 Steady trade. We added to the Landlord's knowledge by telling him why there was a Number 4 on one of the door frames. It had puzzled him for some time.
Kelham Island - Pride of Sheffield4.00Good
Jennings - Sneck Lifter5.10Not Tried
Kelham Island - Easy Rider4.30Not Tried
Theakston - Best Bitter3.80Not Tried
Rooster's - Yankee4.30Not Tried
Great Newsome - Holderness Dark4.30Not Tried
15 Aug 2013 (Philip Pirrip)
Evening visit just as a folk quartet started playing Irish, Russian Gipsy and Scottish with variously accordion, penny whistle, hand drums, flute and guitar.
Purple Moose - Glaslyn Ale4.20ExcellentVery smooth, a tad sweetish
Jennings - Sneck Lifter5.10Not Tried
Moorhouse's - Pride of Pendle4.10Not Tried
Rooster's - Yankee4.30Not Tried
Treboom - Yorkshire Sparkle4.00Not Tried
03 Jul 2013 (HSB)
13:00 Fairly busy. Very pubby feel as only food is doorstep sandwiches so not heaving with diners like most other central York pubs. Sandwiches were excellent by the way.
Rooster's - Yankee4.30Excellent
Treboom - Kettle Drum4.30Good
Jennings - Sneck Lifter5.10Not Tried
Jennings - Cocker Hoop (aka September Ale)4.60Not Tried
Saltaire - Saltaire Blonde4.00Not Tried
Heineken - John Smith's Bitter (a.k.a. Cask and Original)3.80Not Tried
22 Jun 2012 (HSB)
First visit here, comfortable bar.
Treboom - Kettle Drum4.30Excellent
14 Jan 2012 (Martin the Mildman)
Busy with the racing on TV.
Revolutions - Devolution4.50AcceptableAs seems to be the norm with this brewery, a rather smokey flavour with some hoppiness and a rather thin character. My score 14/20.

About The Snickleway Inn

The pub sign. The Snickleway Inn, York, North Yorkshire

Summary of Beer Scores



The pub is found in York, North Yorkshire, YO1 7LS.

Old pub in the historic centre of York in Goodramgate. The bar is at the front of the pub and there is a small room to the rear and a small outside back yard. Guest beers now available here along with standard regional brews. 5 handpumps on the bar counter.

We have visited this pub 5 times, seen 14 different beers and tried 5 of them.

Map location

Postcode: YO1 7LS