To the pub

Pubs are amazing places, some good, some bad some just mediocre. The public house, coaching inn, coffee shop and tavern have been a meeting place for hundreds of years. They have reflected changes in social norms, been a mainstay of our social interactions and given rise to ideas and conversation that has shaped our world. This is not a list of all the places I have had a pint. It is a list of places I have enjoyed a pint.

  • Six poor folk

    Knaresborough A small but good selection of beers on tap. Two small rooms on two levels. Beer garden out the back. Friendly.

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  • Starling, bar cafe kitchen

    Harrogate July 2022 Amazing pizza, a very good selection of beers on tap. Upstairs is a decent sized open plan dining room with floor to ceiling window that makes the room light and very pleasant.

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Pubs with bike parking and coffee

Fox tap, Keswick Brewery. No specific bike parking but on a quiet street, outdoor seating is visible from bar.