A place of pilgrimage for beer lovers and open all day; lunchtime rolls and pies
Good Pub Guide Recommended
An extraordinary range of up to 32 quickly changing real ales are on offer in this lively, cheerful pub, and the knowledgeable landlord and his helpful staff cope well with the crowds. On handpump or tapped from the cask in a stillroom behind the bar - big windows reveal all - are their own beers (Fat Cat Brewery Tap Bitter, Hell Cat, Honey Ale, Marmalade Cat, Meow Mild, and Wild Cat), as well as Adnams Bitter, Dark Star American Pale Ale, Fullers ESB, Green Jack Mahseer, Hop Back Summer Lightning, Kelham Island Pale Rider, Late Knights Worm Catcher IPA, Oakham Inferno, Timothy Taylors Landlord, Woodfordes Once Bittern and guests from all over the country. You'll also find imported draught beers and lagers, over 50 bottled beers from around the world and 20 ciders and perries. The no-nonsense furnishings include plain scrubbed pine tables and simple solid seats, lots of brewery memorabilia, bric-a-brac and stained-glass. There are tables outside.
Good Pub Guide Food
Bar food consists of rolls and good pies at lunchtime (not Sunday).
Good Pub Guide Information
in: Dogs Bar