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The Real Ale Classroom

22 Allandale Road, Leicester LE2 2DA, England
+44 7949 992388
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Always something going on

Great pub, brilliant atmosphere, lovely beers and gins to try. Staff very knowledgeable and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Milliezoe
,
Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
What a rude barman

Went here at 10.10 Easter Thursday, bank holiday weekend. Barman wasn’t at all friendly. His first... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2018
Andy F
,
Chigwell, United Kingdom
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  • Very good17%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“micro pub” (14 reviews)
“pork pie” (4 reviews)
“ginger ale” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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22 Allandale Road, Leicester LE2 2DA, England
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+44 7949 992388
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great pub, brilliant atmosphere, lovely beers and gins to try. Staff very knowledgeable and friendly. Quizzes, music, vinyl music nights. What’s not to like. If you’ve not been try it, you’re missing out!!

Thank Milliezoe
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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Went here at 10.10 Easter Thursday, bank holiday weekend. Barman wasn’t at all friendly. His first words were “your lucky to have just made last orders we close at 10.15 tonight!” We ordered a couple of G&Ts drank them quickly and went elsewhere. While sitting...More

Thank Andy F
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Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Love it! Real character to the place. Took me back to my senior school years. Lots of talking points. Original idea. Great choice of gins. Great gin glasses. I didn’t partake in the real ales. Quite possibly my new local when we move to the...More

Thank ClaireTHayes
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

Definitely in the hidden gem category. Micro pub in a parade of shops in Stoneygate/Evington area. Good selection of beers and ciders.

Thank Jan R
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Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

The classroom might sell it self as a micro pub but it's massive on character and atmosphere. Top place.

Thank kevin l
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

A real ale pub to visit and enjoy beer, cider or gin. I've been here few times. The place is bit small but the concept and atmosphere is very good. If you happen to walk in first time then look at the Blackboard on your...More

Thank Rameshlcfc
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Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

This micro pub may be small in size but certainly packs a punch when it comes to character and selection of real ale (and ciders) available. I love the fact every time I go the experience is different as the amazing selection of beers keep...More

Thank MaeBaker
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

It is tiny, but the Real Ale Classroom has character plus a fine range of beers and ciders. The décor is wood mand the seating is relatively rudimentary but that's not what people go for. They are there for the excellent beers straight from the...More

Thank peterflackunlimited
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Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Very nice little place to come and have a drink of an evening! The Sauvignon I had was not to my liking, but they have good ales on offer and an excellent range of gins. As a first time gin drinker I was recommended by...More

Thank joleyb1
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Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

This place is just a few minutes walk from where I live, what could be better. It has a constantly changing assortment of beers from microbreweries and plenty of decent and unusual cider too. For anyone who appreciates real ale or real beer and a...More

Thank BigChristoff
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