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Brightwater Brewery Platform 3 Claygate

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Gloriously eccentric

A tiny pub with only outdoor space selling beer you’ve never heard of sounds a slightly suspect... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Cowes, United Kingdom
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Unique local watering hole

Good well made beers brewed less than a mile from Platform 3, plenty of bottled drinks (wine etc... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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37B The Parade | Platform 3, Claygate, Esher KT10 0PD, England
+44 1372 462334
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A tiny pub with only outdoor space selling beer you’ve never heard of sounds a slightly suspect proposition but it just works somehow and is a real hub of the Claygate community. The owner is very friendly and welcoming and let us try the beers...More

Thank Tim_Ruxton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good well made beers brewed less than a mile from Platform 3, plenty of bottled drinks (wine etc) also for sale. But go for the beer, sit outside (there is no inside except when ordering your drinks) and meet Alex the lovely bearded man who...More

Thank LadyGadabout
Reviewed 10 September 2018

This pub is the smallest pub in England. This very small pub is in the foreccourt of Claygate Station.and has limited opening hours. About 4 people at a time can be served. There is a variety of home made beers and dinkies of wine plus...More

Thank watchman2015
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

With 4 out of 5 'pubs' in Claygate serving food and at least 3 of them aspiring to be gastro pubs and aiming for the family market, the arrival of a drinkers pub in the form of the diminutive Platform 3 is very welcome. A...More

Thank F M
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

4 of us were staying in Claygate and when we found out about this place we had to visit. It was fantastic! Tables and chairs were laid out by the platform and we enjoyed a few really nice pints of locally brewed ale served by...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

A must visit for any real ale and/or quirky pub fan. It is truly amazing what the owner has done and managed to squeeze into such a small space. In addition to that the beers are also brewed by him! I don’t want to give...More

Thank Mmm_Spicy
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

The smallest pub in the UK. Alex brews some great beers and sells them on Patform 3 adjacent to Claygate Station. There is no room in the pub other than to be served so it’s outside drinking. Plenty of tables and chairs. Alex has created...More

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

A truely fantastic drinking establishment, Alex is always welcoming, the ale on tap is always excellent. Highly recommended.

Thank Will S
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Decided to go here as I just happened to come across it on t’internet. I contacted the owners as I had a leg in plaster and they were just so friendly, even offering to pick me up from the station as my train would have...More

Thank SJO0465
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

What can you say about the nicest local around great beers, great staff, pleasant surroundings. Spent a few hours in the village of Claygate @ Platform 3 pub (30mins from Clapham Junction). A great selection of beers plus Gluten Free beers & an interesting selection...More

Thank Colin L
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