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Drayman's Son Micropub

Closed Now: 17:00 - 22:30
Open today: 17:00 - 22:30
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Dog friendly micro pub

We always travel with our two small dogs are were delighted to find this gem on the walk up to Ely... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
maldon essex
cozy place for a pint

a lovely little pub with table service always an awesome atmosphere and awesome staff a very large... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
Ely, United Kingdom
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“micro pub”(14 reviews)
“quirky pub”(5 reviews)
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
+44 1353 662920
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All reviews micro pub ales and ciders quirky pub cheese board order at the bar real ale great selection of drinks bar snacks cheeseboard watering hole local gin restaurant opposite trivial pursuit selection of board games type atmosphere city pub nice relaxed environment
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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

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

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.

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

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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

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.

Thank Philip S
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

Thank Michael A
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

This is a must place to visit . The selection of beers and ciders are amazing , they even sell the beers and ciders in 2/3rd pints 1/3 pint , also do paddles with 3 1/3 cups , which is a good way to sample...More

Thank Dave G
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Wow what a find. Outstanding beer and first class service. The beer and cider selection is wide and varied and the two ales I tried were excellent...perfectly looked after in all ways.Food was simple but excellent and tremendous value. Not only do you get a...More

Thank profcorbett
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

What a great pub. Great beer, great atmosphere, great welcoming team. Quick to offer advice and tasters. Don’t leave Ely without a visit.

Thank David C
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