The Malt Shovel

1 Union Street, Beeston, Nottinghamshire, NG9 2LU In recent years, Beeston has seen a lot of emerging competition. So it’s good to see the Malt Shovel setting – and keeping – the bar high. Tucked away just off the pedestrianised high street, there are half a dozen handpulls on offer, with a knowledgeable staff. There…

Totally Tapped

Address : 23 Chilwell Rd, Beeston, Nottingham NG9 1EH Walk into most pubs and asking for a Slap In The Face will usually lead to an evening at A&E. But not here. Because it’s one of the signature ales of the Totally Brewed outfit. Established in 2014, it’s already won several awards for it’s ever-expanding range of beers….

Beeston Trail

With frequent tram, rail and and bus services from the city, Beeston has established itself as a great area for a pub crawl. There are other bars in addition to the ones recommended by NottsNight, but this trail takes you on a varied journey from micro pubs to some of the best watering holes anywhere in…

The Victoria

Address : 85 Dovecote Lane, Beeston, Nottinghamshire, NG9 1JG A little off the beaten track as far as Beeston itself is concerned, but the Vic’s reputation goes before it – not least because you can walk into its beer garden directly from the platform of Beeston railway station. The garden – or rather covered outdoor…

A Pottle Of Blues

Address : 1 Stoney Street, Beeston, NG9 2LA. In a town already boasting many great bars, opening up a micro pub might have seen a little risky. But if the crowds we’ve seen in here are anything to go by, the Pottle of Blues is thriving. The beers are advertised on the “bar” which is…

The Star Inn

Address : 22 Middle Street, Beeston, NG9 1FX. If a beer festival lasted forever, it’d look a bit like the Star. 17 hand pulls line the two ample main bars, and if they ever have fewer than eight working, you’ll get an apologetic look from the staff. The website has a whole page detailing the…

The Crown

Address : 20 Church Street, Beeston, NG9 1FY Whenever you see a big pub chain name outside a building, it can fill you with fear. But any worries of homogenous beer and corporate fixtures disappear as soon as you walk into to the Crown. That’s because Everards has partnered with the Brown Ales company – which makes…