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Friendly pub with great craft beer

An unassuming gem on Friar Gate. Small pub with great craft beer on tap or from bottles / cans. I... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Domus1967
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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Craft beer heaven

After two glorious years, Suds is now an established craft beer establishment known in Derby and... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
g_sellors
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Derby, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

An unassuming gem on Friar Gate. Small pub with great craft beer on tap or from bottles / cans. I especially like the takeaway selection. It’s a great place to enjoy a beer with like-minded folks.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Domus1967
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

It just seems a waste having so many quality IPAS sitting on warm shelves.. seriously in need of fridges..

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 6mylez
Reviewed 7 October 2018

After two glorious years, Suds is now an established craft beer establishment known in Derby and beyond. An ever-changing range of unusual beers on tap (normally from £3 upwards if you like drinking in those funky 2/3 pint glasses). Weird and wonderful bottles and cans...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank g_sellors
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

I loved this place. A great selection of beers available to take out in their bottle shop section. Only has a handful of kegs but they have some great beers on. My kind of place

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank darrenhepworth
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Chose to meet here for my leaving do as knew there was a Buxton tap takeover so was looking forward to it. When i arrived it wasn't that busy and went to order a drink and asked what a beer was like. To say the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank jasongS3950HM
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

A great place for varied draft and bottles beers, with a wide range to select from. Bar staff very helpful to identify potential drinks of your taste. Small and cosy beer bar, relaxed atmosphere and definitely my favourite bar I've been to in this city...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank find_me_craft_beer
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

This place is amazing. The twin brothers who run it are so knowledgeable it is amazing. They has such a massive selection of drinks. It is the best bar in Derby by a mile as you can tell the people who run it really care....More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank paulrH9359NX
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Have visited Suds & Soda multiple evenings and definitely one of my favourite bars! A great selection of beers, with 6 on tap which are usually changed weekly, then an extensive amount in cans and bottles. Friendly staff who know their beers and able to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank d6nje
Reviewed 24 April 2018

This is a really lovely little bar, for a quiet afternoon chill out with the paper or an evening out with friends. It is small so be prepared to share the long tables, but that only adds to the atmosphere. The range of beer is...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank oliderby
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

Been here a couple of times now, found the environment welcoming and comfortable. Decent range of craft beers for everyone with a diverse choosing on the taps. Lots of bottles and cans for take out. Only problem is we want more taps and the heating...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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