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Rugby Tap

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A quick pint

Had a lovely pint of real ale. Plenty of choice of real ales in a comfortable atmosphere. Service... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Sharon E
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Quafers paradise

Always interesting beers to try. Good takeaway service. Next to busy road route so outside in the... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Kniptonian
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Rugby, United Kingdom
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Real Ale a speciality with a focus on the best of what's produced on our doorstep (30 miles) served in the Micropub direct from the cask. Adjacent bottle shop with a lot of Local Ales, Draught take-home and plenty of Ciders, German, Belgian, Local...more
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3 St. Matthews Street, Rugby CV21 3BY, England
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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely pint of real ale. Plenty of choice of real ales in a comfortable atmosphere. Service was good. Not your usual type of pub. No bar. Just a chap and lots of barrels.

Thank Sharon E
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Always interesting beers to try. Good takeaway service. Next to busy road route so outside in the summer is noisy. Good to be snug inbibbing. No distractions.

Thank Kniptonian
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Lovely visit as usual to this great little pub that always has a great selection of real ales. Staff are polite and chatty and make you feel very welcome, will return soon.

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Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Its small but BIG place nice friendly Staff who Have BIG choice of beer. Its quiet So for people who wanna Have a drink in peace it the one. Great.

Thank Michal K
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Great place to meet up with friends for a drink, chat and a great atmosphere. We met friends there, great choice of beers,cider, wine and soft drinks if you're the nominated driver. Local papers and games/quizzes on the tables which was a real entertainment for...More

Thank Lynda P
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Standing outside the Rugby Tap wondering whether they admitted dogs, and we found ourselves welcomed and ushered in. There we found a very good selection of local beers in their barrels with a bottle shop next door. With no frills, it was a friendly and...More

2  Thank 591JeremyBell
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We often visit Rugby for a pint of good beer, as in the villages around Rugby its hard to find a decent pint, to much food focus. There are a couple of things that could do with sorting out, to many dogs, why do you...More

1  Thank BelperBloke
Reviewed 23 August 2017

An interesting Tap Room and Bottle Shop in adjacent shops. in the town centre. The Tap Room has a good selection of local beers served straight from the barrel. The bottle shop has a good range of local and national beer with the emphasis on...More

2  Thank RBrennecker
Reviewed 4 July 2017

So friendly and welcoming. When was the last time you went to bar and the barman introduced themselves by name? We went to Rugby for the weekend and after discovering this watering hole, managed to visit 3 times! Hubby loved the beer, choice of 10...More

2  Thank Madminijo
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Wonderful place to sit and drink good quality ales. Bottle shop next door to cater for all tastes experiences, you're helping travellers make better choices and plan their dream trips. Staff do everything to make your stay enjoyable, Thank you!.

2  Thank DunkieB
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