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Shakespeares, Sheffield

146-148 Gibraltar Street
Sheffield
S3 8UB
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Moby Duck left this review about Shakespeares

A solid looking pub exterior gives way to a multi roomed interior that can only be described as a pleasure. There was around nine cask ales on during both of my visits here, my choices were Abbeydale Deception and Blue Bee American Five Hop both in very good condition. Brilliant pub.

On 14th September 2021 - rating: 9
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Tris C left this review about Shakespeares

Yes, little can be added to that below, the number of ales sold passed the 5,000 mark in 2017 so God only knows what number they're up to now! A very attractive and commanding exterior gives way to a wonderfully atmospheric interior. There's a minimum midnight licence, extending to 1.00am on Friday and Saturday and live music every night.
Ales: see below, my half of Blackjack's Dead Man's Hand was excellent and was £1.70 a half, slightly above the average price of our 13-hole crawl.
Obviously this is a destination pub for anyone who likes real ale and heritage pubs with interesting interiors, though it's strange that CAMRA doesn't seem to be quite so enamoured.

On 19th July 2019 - rating: 9
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Steve of N21 left this review about Shakespeares

Another fine Sheffield Georgian pub originally built in 1821 as a coaching inn. A well worn excellent traditional multi roomed interior that has to be explored in full and then a spacious external courtyard garden area for alfresco drinking when the weather permits.
A very good mixed style ale range on offer as detailed by the reviewer below and I do like a good chocolate porter and in this respect the Wilde Child Gimmie S’more was truly gorgeous.
A pub that a real ale drinker can just blend into with ease, this is indeed an outstanding pub and one of the best beer drinking haunts I visited during my two days in the city.

On 16th July 2019 - rating: 9
[User has posted 1770 recommendations about 1714 pubs]


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This pub features in the following crawls:
Sheffield pub crawl by bus (not the usual suspects) by Will Larter
Will's 60th birthday pub crawl by Will Larter
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Map location corrected by Will Larter
Sheffield, 0.93 miles, 17 min walk (show)
Darnall, 3.07 miles, 59 min walk (show)
Meadowhall, 3.85 miles, 1 hr 14 min walk (show)
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14th Sep 2021, 08:08
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9th Sep 2021, 11:44
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  • Accommodation : No last updated 13 September 2013 by ROB Camra
  • Bar Billiards : No last updated 27 July 2013 by Will Larter
  • Beer Festivals : Yes last updated 16 November 2014 by Aqualung .
  • Beer Garden : Yes last updated 27 July 2013 by Will Larter
  • CAMRA Discount : No last updated 13 September 2013 by ROB Camra
  • Car Park : No last updated 27 July 2013 by Will Larter
  • Darts : No last updated 27 July 2013 by Will Larter
  • Dog Friendly : Yes last updated 16 November 2014 by Aqualung .
  • Function Room : Yes - Bard's Bar. - last updated 19 July 2019 by Tris C
  • Hot Food : No last updated 16 November 2014 by Aqualung .
  • Jukebox : Yes last updated 27 July 2013 by Will Larter
  • Karaoke : No last updated 13 September 2013 by ROB Camra
  • Live Music : Yes last updated 27 July 2013 by Will Larter
  • Live TV Sports : No last updated 27 July 2013 by Will Larter
  • Micropub : No last updated 19 July 2019 by Tris C
  • Pinball : No last updated 27 July 2013 by Will Larter
  • Pool Table : No last updated 27 July 2013 by Will Larter
  • Quiz Night : Yes - Thurs - last updated 16 November 2014 by Aqualung .
  • Real Ale : Yes last updated 27 July 2013 by Will Larter
  • Real Cider : Yes last updated 13 September 2013 by ROB Camra
  • Wheelchair Access : Yes last updated 16 November 2014 by Aqualung .
  • WiFi : Yes last updated 16 November 2014 by Aqualung .
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