Fox and Grapes

Address : 21 Southwell Road, Nottingham, NG1 1DL. More from this area Back in the day, traders from Sneinton Market would pop in here for a pint at eight in the morning, the pub having special dispensation to open up early to serve the workers. And there’s a much more gruesome bit of local history…

The King Billy

Address : Eyre Street, Sneinton, Nottingham, NG2 4RG. More from this area Show a stranger Sneinton Market from the main road by the Bunkers Hill, and ask if they’d stride across it for a decent pint. I can guarantee that many wouldn’t dare, pointing and hiding their mobile phones and wallets. But to be honest, the…

Annie’s Burger Shack

Address : 5 Broadway, Lace Market, Nottingham, NG1 1PR More from this area What’s this? A restaurant in a beer blog? Well, yep. Because this is no ordinary restaurant. When Annie Spaziano took tye bold step to move from America she established the original Burger Shack as a kitchen add on to what is now the Angel Microbrewery….

Six Barrel Drafthouse

Address : 14-16 Carlton Street, Nottingham, NG1 1NN. More from this area Amidst the array of cocktail salons – where drinks are dispensed from uncorn horns – and the General chavalanche of chains around this part of Hockley, comes the rather nice Six Barrel. Run by the same folk who have the Bunkers Hill, this…

The Bunkers Hill

36-38 Hockley, Nottingham, NG1 1FP More from this area Where Hockley and hockey meet, the Bunkers is a firm favourite with Nottingham Panthers fans – hardly surprising, as they play at the huge National Ice Centre just next door. The Bunkers has fluctuated in quality and service over the years. These days the emphasis is…

The Lord Roberts

Address : 21 Broad Street, Nottingham, NG1 3AN More from this area It’s a couple of years now since The Flipside Brewery opened its city centre tap bar. And despite an exceptionally busy launch, the big crowds seems to have vanished now, which is a bit of a shame. Behind the bar you’ll usually find a…

The Angel Microbrewery 

Address :  7 Stoney Street, Nottingham, NG1 1LG. More from this area As the Old Angel Inn, this bar was the centre of Nottingham’s alternative scene. Rockers, punks and many forms of life would hang out here, oblivious to the outside world as the loudest music emanated from the DJ booth or the gig room….