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The Hallamshire House, Crookesmoor, Sheffield

51 Commonside
Sheffield
S10 1GF
Phone: 01142664466
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Pub SignMan left this review about The Hallamshire House

This is a very smart, contemporary looking bar housed in a pleasant traditional pub, creating an unusual, yet strangely satisfying combination of old and new. You enter into a wooden floored bar area with walls painted in pastel shades. Either side of the front door there are seating areas, both of which have banquette and low stool seating and their own fireplace, with the left hand snug sporting a particularly attractive curved leather banquette. The front windows have nice stained glass and both areas have a selection of old photos on the walls. Beyond the bar area, the pub opens out with a large lounge on the left with access to the servery. There is plenty of seating in the bright, open area as well as another fireplace, surrounded by a mirror and various antlers and horns. On the right hand side is the snooker room, with a full size table available. There is padded bench seating around the room, although obviously no tables. The room has nice dark wood panelling with floral wallpaper above, again mixing the old and new to good effect. A staircase in the middle of the pub leads down to a small covered courtyard at the rear of the pub which has a few benches and barrels as well as an old sofa, but it doesn’t seem to get much sun and was generally a bit scruffy and out of keeping with the rest of the pub. 50’s era music played throughout my stay, but it was at a quiet volume and therefore unobtrusive.
The pub was taken over by Thornbridge back in 2011 and all of the hand pumps were dispensing their own beers. There was a good choice of Wild Swan, Black Harry, Ashford, Kipling, Jaipur, Sequoia, Calaxia, Pica Pica and house beer Les’s Best, with Kipling and St Petersburg available on the key keg system. The barman was very friendly and offered me the chance to sample the cask and keg versions of the Kipling – another mix of modern and traditional. Interestingly, the keg version tasted better despite being a little too cold and the barman talked enthusiastically about the benefits of the key keg method of dispense.
I really liked this place and thought it would appeal to a lot of people. Thornbridge have done a good job of creating a modern feeling bar that will also please the traditionalist. This was my first experience of a Thornbridge pub and on this evidence I would be keen to find some others.

On 2nd May 2012 - rating: 9
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Will Larter left this review about The Hallamshire House

A former Ward's house that has been taken over by Thornbridge following the retirement of the former landlord, Les May. The pub has been redecorated throughout with paint from the grey-green end of the spectrum, but there is still the old-fashioned red leather bench seating in the snug, and monochrome pictures of "old Sheffield" still adorn the walls. This is a fine old pub which formerly had an unfortunate reputation for poor beer quality, so although Thronbridge beers are not among my favourites, it is now definitely worth a visit.

The snooker table is in a timber-framed and panelled extension to the rear, the other half of which forms the back lounge. The snug is to the left upon entering, and another small front room is to the right. The bar has five hand pumps, serving Thornbridge beers including, on my recent visit, Les's Best, a beer not mentioned on the Thornbridge website, but presumably intended as both an imitation of the old Ward's bitter and in honour of the former landlord.

On 8th November 2011 - rating: 7
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ROB Camra left this review about The Hallamshire House

The Hallamshire House will reopen on 15/09/2011 as the newest venture from Thornbridge brewery.

On 11th September 2011 - no rating submitted
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Map location corrected by Will Larter
Sheffield, 1.86 miles, 35 min walk (show)
Darnall, 4.36 miles, 1 hr 24 min walk (show)
Meadowhall, 4.89 miles, 1 hr 34 min walk (show)
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21st Aug 2015, 13:38
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21st Aug 2015, 10:41
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Pub Details

Pub details supplied by members of this site to the best of their knowledge. Please check with pub directly before making a special trip.

  • Accommodation : No last updated 17 November 2015 by ROB Camra
  • Beer Festivals : No last updated 17 November 2015 by ROB Camra
  • Beer Garden : Yes last updated 17 November 2015 by ROB Camra
  • CAMRA Discount : Yes - 10p per pint off Thornbridge beers before 5 p.m. - last updated 30 May 2017 by ROB Camra
  • Car Park : No last updated 17 November 2015 by ROB Camra
  • Child Friendly : Yes - Until 8:30 p.m. - last updated 17 November 2015 by ROB Camra
  • Dog Friendly : Yes last updated 17 November 2015 by ROB Camra
  • Hot Food : No last updated 17 November 2015 by ROB Camra
  • Live Music : Yes - Last Saturday of the month - last updated 17 November 2015 by ROB Camra
  • Live TV Sports : No last updated 17 November 2015 by ROB Camra
  • Micropub : No last updated 17 November 2015 by ROB Camra
  • Pool Table : Yes last updated 17 November 2015 by ROB Camra
  • Real Ale : Yes last updated 27 July 2013 by Will Larter
  • Real Cider : No last updated 17 November 2015 by ROB Camra
Opening Hours
Sunday12noon - 11:30pm
Monday4pm - 11:30pm
Tuesday4pm - 11:30pm
Wednesday4pm - 11:30pm
Thursday4pm - 11:30pm
Friday12noon - 0:30am
Saturday12noon - 0:30am
Hours according to Facebook page, please check before making a special visit
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Last inspected: May 29th 2015
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