Birmingham

Campaign for Real Ale

Campaign for Real Ale

Hornet

991 Alum Rock Road
Birmingham
B8 2LY
Telephone(0121) 789 5920
Real AleFamily FriendlyLunchtime MealsEvening MealsDisabled AccessCiderSmokingWiFiCAMRA Voucher Scheme
Opening times: 8am-Midnight Mon-Thu; 8am-1am Fri & Sat; 8am-Midnight Sun
Regular beers: Greene King IPA, Greene King Abbot, Sharp's Doom Bar

See more about this pub on WhatPub, CAMRA's national pub guide.

Herbert Austin's famous motor works stood near this Wetherspoon pub, which bears the name of his famous Wolseley Hornet model (not the insect), produced from 1930 until the mid-1970s. The usual selection of house beers and lagers are found and food is the usual Wetherspoon menu. It is somewhat smaller than the average Wetherspoon house and quite dimly lit. There are a few seats out front, and there is a rear patio area.