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"By Beer Enthusiasts, for Beer Enthusiasts"

Latest Ales - see BeerCam - including what's in the cellar?
Beer History list here

7 Hand pumps for Ale.

Including Windsor & Eton Knight of the Garter - Pale, refreshing bitter
Downton New Forest Ale - traditional brown bitter.
Wide range of ever changing beers, mostly Microbreweries. Including at least
one dark and a Strong Ale.

We source real ale locally (at least 2) and nationwide

Breweries we like to use:- Arbor, Brodie's, Magic Rock, Redemption, Marble, Dark Star, Thornbridge, Windsor & Eton, Brew Dog, Titanic, Kent, Saltaire, Kissingate, Downton, Red Squirrel, Oakham, Brewsters,  Crouch Vale, Acorn, Clarence & Fredericks, Siren Craft and any others that pass our quality control.

3 Real Ciders

Selection of 50+ bottled beers from U.K., Belgium, Germany, Spain, USA,

On Tap

Kreik - Boon Kreik

Cider - Stargazer from Somerset

Keg - Hacker Pschorr Munchener Hell from Munich

Bavo Pils from Belgium

'KeyKeg' fonts.
3 KeyKeg fonts with craft beers.(usually pretty extreme)


Quality home cooked pub food

Served 12 noon - 3.00pm every day

Hot 'Pot' meals available in the evening until 10pm (9.30 Sunday)