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Aqueduct Inn (Freehouse)

Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
Wood's - Pot of GoldExcellent1
Salopian - OracleExcellent1
Big Hand - T RexGood1
Heavy Industry - Freak ChickGood1
Salopian - PropagandaGood1
Big Hand - Super Tidy IPAGood1
Titanic - StoutGood1
Salopian - Shropshire GoldAcceptable1
Stonehouse - Cambrian GoldNot Tried0
Picture 1. Aqueduct Inn, Froncysyllte, Clwyd
Picture 2. Aqueduct Inn, Froncysyllte, Clwyd
Picture 3. Aqueduct Inn, Froncysyllte, Clwyd
Michael Croxford

Visits Details

16 May 2017 (Bear & Ragged Staff)
Thought we would try some food with a pint. Wasn't disappointed om either count.
Wood's - Pot of Gold4.40ExcellentA classic malty bitter. Great balance, body, condition and presentation.
Titanic - Stout4.50GoodOne of the few stouts I enjoy, not too acidic.
10 May 2017 (Bear & Ragged Staff)
Thankfully the pub is no longer painted daffodil yellow and is now more peaceful to look at. We sat outside on the balcony overlooking the Vale of Llangollen and the 'World Heritage Site' - the aqueduct and canal at Froncysyllte. Three ales on handpump, well worth a visit.
Heavy Industry - Freak Chick4.60GoodAlmost red in colour, this was a good earthy bitter.
Salopian - Propaganda5.00GoodNot sure about this one, there seemed to be a lot going on and all in a bit of a muddle. Nevertheless OK, condition and presentation were excellent.
Big Hand - Super Tidy IPA4.00GoodSome biscuit malt, fruit and hops in good balance. Session ale or IPA?
13 Jun 2015 (HSB)
14:15 Came here from Llangollen on the back road to avoid horrendous queues caused by roadworks that have been going on since December. Road took us right by the famous aqueduct and it was odd to see a narrowboat so high up in the air. Once at the pub we sat on the verandah overlooking the canal chatting to a couple from St Helens.
Big Hand - T Rex4.50GoodGolden bitter
Stonehouse - Cambrian Gold4.20Not Tried
14 Jul 2014 (Jack William)
Evening a few eaters in from the canal and three or four locals - interesting mix.
Salopian - Oracle4.00ExcellentMuch more flavour, very good condition.
Salopian - Shropshire Gold3.80Acceptablerather bland

About the Aqueduct Inn

The pub sign. Aqueduct Inn, Froncysyllte, Clwyd

Summary of Beer Scores



The pub is found in Froncysyllte, Clwyd, LL20 7PY.

Sitting high up on the steep hillside with dramatic views to the famous Pontycysyllte Aqueduct on the Llangollen Canal. Two roomed traditional pub with terrace facing the canal.

We have visited this pub 4 times, seen 9 different beers and tried 8 of them.

Map location

Postcode: LL20 7PY