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Drayman's Son Micropub

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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A little jewel of an establishment

The small but perfectly formed Pub. Delightful in aspect, friendly in atmosphere, and well stocked... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2018
Bobco27
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Ely, United Kingdom
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Perfect meeting place

Lovely unpretentious pub with a wide choice of ales and cider. Usual non alcoholic choices for... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2018
keziahjane
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Cambridge
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“cheese board”(6 reviews)
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CAMRA Pub of the Year, City Pub and Cider Pub 2016 We sell real Ales straight from the barrel, no pumps, the beer is directly tapped. Our beers are mainly from Micro Brewery's and are mostly local, although we get ales from further afield when we...more
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29A Forehill, Ely CB7 4AA, England
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+44 1353 662920
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All reviews micro pub ales and ciders cheese board quirky pub order at the bar real ale great selection of drinks cheeseboard watering hole local gin restaurant opposite trivial pursuit selection of board games mixed platter city pub nice relaxed environment comfy seating
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Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

The small but perfectly formed Pub. Delightful in aspect, friendly in atmosphere, and well stocked with a tremendous array of Beers and Ciders. Try it, you will not regret it.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bobco27
Reviewed 1 November 2018

Lovely unpretentious pub with a wide choice of ales and cider. Usual non alcoholic choices for drivers etc. Comfortable, friendly atmosphere. Didn't sample any food at this visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank keziahjane
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

We chose the Drayman's Son for a gathering of about 25 family and friends to celebrate our late mother's life. The team were very helpful in the planning stage and the sharing platters, augmented by other buffet foods bought from local suppliers, were plentiful and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank wendydee
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We always travel with our two small dogs are were delighted to find this gem on the walk up to Ely market from the river. What amazed us was the wide choice of real ales and cider on offer. Also interesting were the boxes of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank darkangel10
Reviewed 23 August 2018

a lovely little pub with table service always an awesome atmosphere and awesome staff a very large selection of drinks . beers . ciders etc . very good food and even selection of games ie chess backgammon

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank shadowlechine
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

What an amazing place! A unique environment complimented by some great ales. It should be on everybody’s bucket list.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank D R
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Having worked in Ely for many years, the family and I decided to visit for a mini pub-crawl. I recall this place as the Liberty Bell and can honestly say I was not disappointed. Fancying a glass of cider, but unsure which one I wanted...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

We stopped here for a drink on a recent visit to Ely, my partner was allowed to sample one of the real ales before choosing one, I tried to of the local gins, which prompted me to visit the Ely gin shop and buy some,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Trish B
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

We had the mixed platter. Nice choice of meat and cheese, biscuits and bread. Enough to share for three. Beer was great as usual and the choice was large. It’s a nice treat.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank philipsymonds1
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Excellent pub with a cheese board that's the best.great range of beers and with the weather hot why not go for the fantastic range of ciders !!Also you can try a tray of 3 3rds so try a mixture of beer and cider.bar worker's know...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Michael A
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