Barking Dog61 Station Parade
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Busy town-centre Wetherspoon, close to Barking Station and many bus routes, popular with locals and passing commuters alike. There are 12 handpumps with a mix of regular and changing beers. Currently there are four or five regulars, which may be on more than one handpump, and up to seven changing beers. The real ciders are 'bag in box' type including Old Rosie and Black Dragon. Food served all day from opening time until 11pm; alcohol from 9am. Muted TV screens show rolling news and occasional sport.