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Tap at No 76, Ashby-De-La-Zouch Town, Ashby-De-La-Zouch

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76 Market Square
Ashby-De-La-Zouch
LE65 1AP
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Delboy 20 left this review about Tap at no 76

Excellent micropub well described below. Real Ale Ray may well be right about the tunnel as I had just visited Ashby castle and was told that there are several hidden tunnels leading out of the castle which have not been excavated.
On the beer front there was an excellent choice with a few from Tollgate brewery plus some interesting guests. Pork pies and scotch eggs on sale. I tried the Tollgate Ashby Pale which was in top form. I didn't have long but I could have spent hours in here. Well worth a visit.

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Real Ale Ray left this review about Tap at no 76

Tollgate Brewery's tap house, this micropub is a true gem and I couldn't find a fault here, in any shape or form. This micro was previously a café for thirty years and opened as a micropub six months ago. This is a Grade II listed building and dates from the 1700s, lots of original beams and staircase at the rear can be viewed. There is also possibly a secret tunnel, that leads from the cellar and may reach Ashby Castle, further investigation may be required to prove this, for example knocking a small wall section through.
The interior has low ceilings and the colour scheme is dark grey and yellow. The bar area is situated on the left and a cask chill cabinet with sliding glass doors, makes up the side section. Four handpumps on the bar, plus three ales from the cask and six keg options. We went for the Tollgate Ashby Pale, which was superb and is brewed close by. There is also a bench where you can help yourself to free tea, coffee and water, very handy for those designated drivers. Also the staff are very friendly and welcoming.

On 5th July 2017 - rating: 10
[User has posted 2915 recommendations about 2915 pubs]

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Map location corrected by Real Ale Ray
Willington, 9.68 miles, 3 hr 6 min walk (show)
Burton-on-Trent, 9.84 miles, 3 hr 9 min walk (show)
Polesworth, 12.52 miles, 4 hr 1 min walk (show)
Latest updates View all updates for Tap at No 76, Ashby-De-La-Zouch
5th Oct 2019, 21:30
Picture submitted by Delboy 20 approved
 
5th Oct 2019, 21:30
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  • Accommodation : No last updated 22 April 2017 by ROB Camra
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