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Artisan Food

Artisan Food at the Ned Ludd - Daily special menu items infused with guest beers and ciders created by their kitchen team.

 

Beer Inspired Tapas

The Crafty Crow is offering an inspired selection of Beer inspired tapas – 3 for £10, Choose from topped fries, Scotch Eggs, Falafel Bites, Pork Pies & Beer Macaroni Cheese. Remember to check back because they will be a slight twist each week!

Langty's are offering Real Ale and Real cider tapas boards for £3 3 x 1/3 + Genius / or Any tapas item + pint or glass of wine for £4.50*
(*includes any real ale or cider and 175ml glass of wine exlcludes tapas steak).

Artisan Food at the Ned Ludd - British Tapas paired to the beer and cider line-up.

 

Burger, Ribs and Wings

The Crafty Crow is offering 3 mini slider burgers for £10.

At the Cross Keys on Wednesday 5thand 12th October : Burger, Ribs & Wings – enjoy delicious grill meals with a drink (including all Navigation Ales) from £7.95.

Celebrating Real Cider

The Company Inn will have x10 lines of Locale and National ale available for the duration of the festival also a wide range of craft beers  and ales with specials at £1.49 every day of the festival. Great range of Craft and BIB ciders also available at £1.99 on production of festival tickets.

At the Crafty Crow - 10 hand pulls, 14 keg taps, a well-stocked fridge of craft bottles & cans plus up to 6 real ciders on at any one time.

Drink your fill of real Cider at the Embankment who are offering 12 Ciders/Perrys on all month with Taster Trays Available and Food Dishes including Ciders/Perrys.

At the Hand & Heart - Throughout the fortnight they will have thier usual range of 8 real ales including their ever popular locally brewed house beer Round Heart from the award winning Dancing Duck Brewery and the very quaffable Little Weed from local micro-brewery Maypole and up to 4 choices of real cider and perry.

The Lord Roberts is hosting a mini-cider & beer fest and will be offering a timetable of ciders and beers and from 3rd October there will be 10 real ales and 6 traditional ciders daily.

Ned Ludd are offering 'Proper Beer and Cider' at the Ned. Return of the beer bonanza stamp card promotion across our 3 pubs for the fortnight with entry to the prize draw for those completing the card. Selected traditional ciders available.

The Vat & Fiddle are increasing their offering of LocAle beers and type of Beer/Cider availability.

Crafty Beer Dog

At the Crafty Crow of course - a Foot long sausage poached in beer & smothered with a variety of beer inspired toppings served on a bed of chips. The toppings will keep changing as the week’s progress so make sure you come back and check them all out!

Discounted Beer

The Bread & Bitter will be showcasing some of the award winning ales from the Nottingham Beer Festival – 20p off with your valid Beer Festival ticket.

The Company Inn will be providing extended local ale range some of which will not be available at the festival, all ales at Guest ale price (£2.15) for festival goers on production of festival tickets, offer available for the full duration of the festival.

At the Crafty Crow - Camra Discount "All day, every day! Get 10p off all real ale pints & 5p off all real ale halves".

At the Cross Keys get your Navigation Sales Card – collect a stamp each time you buy a pint of Navigation Ale, once you have 6 stamps on your card, enjoy a free pint and on Sunday & Monday you get Double Stamps on our Navigation Sales Card – buy 3 pints of any Navigation Ale, collect double stamps and enjoy a free pint.

The Hand and Heart is also involved in the Canning Circus/Derby Road pub initiative where people have the chance to win entry to a prize draw for a hamper of goodies simply by buying a pint of real ale or real cider and collecting a badge in each of the 5 pubs.

The Keans Head are offering CAMRA discount on all cask beer.

Ned Ludd are offering 'Proper Beer and Cider' at the Ned. Return of the beer bonanza stamp card promotion across our 3 pubs for the fortnight with entry to the prize draw for those completing the card. An additional 4 beers on gravity, making 8 ales in total across the fortnight.

The Poppy & Pint are offering 5% discount on food and beer for CAMRA members.

A traditional 'Happy Hour' at the Southbank Bar - Nottingham City - Monday to Friday between 4pm – 7pm, enjoy 30% off all food and drink and 'Happy Mondays' Happy all day Hour (30% off all food and drink) and free play on pool, darts and PS4 and the Navigation Sales Card – collect a stamp each time you buy a pint of Navigation Ale, once you have 6 stamps on your card, enjoy a free pint.

The Willowbrook is offering CAMRA discount 10p off a half, 20p off a pint.

Discounted Food

Langtrys are offering any main course + pint or glass of wine for £8.50* (*includes any real ale or cider and 175ml glass of wine and excludes basket of fish to share)

Lloyds No. 1 are offering 10% off their Pub Classic menu and also the Chefs Special Menu throughout the duration of the festival for everyone with a valid CAMRA card.

The Poppy & Pint are offering 5% discount on food and beer for CAMRA members.

Grill Night

At the Trent Navigation on Saturday 1st, 8th , 15th October which offers 2 meals from their steak, grill or burger menu with 2 pints of any Navigation draught beer (or a bottle of wine) for £19.95.

Handpull Heaven

At the Crafty Crow - 10 hand pulls, 14 keg taps, a well-stocked fridge of craft bottles & cans plus up to 6 real ciders on at any one time.

At the Hand & Heart - Throughout the fortnight they will have thier usual range of 8 real ales including their ever popular locally brewed house beer Round Heart from the award winning Dancing Duck Brewery and the very quaffable Little Weed from local micro-brewery Maypole and up to 4 choices of real cider and perry.

The Lord Robert is hosting a mini-cider & beer fest and will be offering a timetable of ciders and beers on 30th September Beer Festival 16+ real ales, 1st October Beer festival 16+ real ales, 2nd October Beer festival 16+ real ales and from 3rd October there will be 10 real ales and 6 traditional ciders daily.

The Sir John Borlase Warren is offering 12 handpulls from Lincoln Green and rotating guests throughout the event and 6 handpulls from Great Heck in The Rabbit and Warren between 12th – 16th October.

The Trent Navigation offers up to 13 cask ales including Navigation Ales from the brewery behind the pub and will be featuring some special guest ales for the whole duration of the Fringe Festival Fortnight.

Hoppy Hour

At the Crafty Crow - Monday – Friday from 3-7pm receive 20% off all Magpie Beers.

Jack and Jill went up the hill to fetch a "Pale & Porter"

30th Sept – 16th October 2016 ‘Jack and Jill Went Up The Hill To Fetch A Pale And Porter’ – buy a pint in each of the five pubs participating in the Canning Circus / Derby Road area and receive a collectors pin badge. Once all 5 badges have been collected, enter into a prize draw to win a hamper of goodies – includes: Meal for 2 at The Sir John, 12 bottles of Gin and Beer It, 12 bottles of Blue Monkey beers, Sunday Roast for Two at The Hand and Heart, Scribbler’s Ales Polo Shirt, bottles of wine and beer!

Live Entertainment

At the Ned Ludd who are offering Live Entertainment across the fortnight including music, big beer quiz, comedy along with beer and food matching related events.

Live Jazz Music

At the Bread & Bitter from 12th to 15th October.

Live Music

If you want live music then swing over to the Canal House on Thursdays.

The Hand & Heart is offering their resident pianist the legendary Pete the Feet on Sunday 2nd and 9th October (from 1pm, free entry) and on Thursday 6th October Live Music (8.30pm start, free entry) from Wildwood Jack (acoustic folk and roots duo) and Thursday 13th October Live Music (8.30pm start, free entry) from Salmagundi (great group with Eastern European, Balkan and world music flavours).

The Lord Roberts is offering Live Music on 6th October - performer Martin Jackson and on 13th October the Pop Orchestra.

The Southbank Bar - Nottingham City offers : 'Night Fish' – enjoy the best Nottingham bands and brand new music, brought to you by 'I’m Not From London' on Thursday and Live Music all night on Friday & Saturday.

At the Trent Navigation on Thursday 6th and 13th October : Live Music from Martin Taylor - Irish and Folk from the talented musician and singer – starts 8pm

More LocAles

The Company Inn will have x10 lines of Locale and National ale available for the duration of the festival also a wide range of craft beers  and ales with specials at £1.49 every day of the festival. Great range of Craft and BIB ciders also available at £1.99 on production of festival tickets.

The Lincolnshire Poacher will be increasing their offering of LocAle beers.

Lloyds No. 1 are offering 4 local brewery’s ales available for the duration of the festival fortnight : Nottingham, Milestone, Grainstore and Burton Bridge.

Stratford Haven will be increasing their offering of LocAle beers.

The Vat & Fiddle are increasing their offering of LocAle beers and type of Beer/Cider availability.

Nottingham City WI Craft & Beer Festival (Female Brewers)

A selection of local beers brewed by female brewers will be available throughout the day at the Crafty Crow on Saturday, 8th October, 2016, Craft stalls selling handmade products will be operating between 12-3pm.

Pie Night

At the Cross Keys on Monday 3rdand 10th October - Pie Night From 5pm, enjoy pie, peas, chips or mash with a drink (including all Navigation Ales) for £7.95.

Pop Up Pub

To find out more visit The Sir John Borlase Warren - ‘The Rabbit and Warren’ pop up pub  - Canning Circus’s newest pub opens its doors featuring beers from Great Heck Brewing Company and a Meet The Brewer from Great Heck on Saturday 15th October.

Quiz Up in a Brewery

At the Trent Navigation on Sunday 2nd, 9th, 16th October: 'Quiz up in a Brewery' 7-9pm – their famous Brewery quiz. Wine beer, wine and spot prizes. Free to enter, all welcome.

Raffle at Langtry's

Langtry's will be doing a raffle which will be drawn at the end of the FFF and the prize will be a hamper of real ale and real cider goodies.

Sausage & Mash with a difference

At the Hand & Heart from Friday 30th September - Thursday 6th October - Fantastic bar special of Pork and Leek Sausages and Mash with real cider gravy for just £8.95 (available 12-9.30pm every day excluding Sunday)

Speciality Ales, Beers & Ciders

A real ABC of choice at the Canal House who are offering 6 real ales 9 craft beers and 13 traditional ciders on offer as well as 250 world beers. Taster trays will be available £6.50 for real ale, £7.50 for trad cider or £10 for craft.

The Company Inn will have x10 lines of Locale and National ale available for the duration of the festival also a wide range of craft beers  and ales with specials at £1.49 every day of the festival. Great range of Craft and BIB ciders also available at £1.99 on production of festival tickets.

The Cross Keys, not to be outdone are offering up to 9 cask ales including Navigation Ales and specially selected guests beers. They will also have a wide range of craft keg and bottled beers to suit all tastes.

At the Herbert Gilpin on Wednesday, 5th October 'Oakham Ales in the Yard' - One of the first pioneering brewers to focus on producing strong, big tasting, hop-forward beers, these are a genuine craft brewer who still deliver amazing beers in both cask and craft.

At the Junkyard on Tuesday 11th October 'Beers Across the Yard'  - South Wales finest Tiny Rebel Brewery Takeover Junkyard and The Herbert Kilpin. Some exciting new beers will making an appearance on Tap and Hand pull.

At the Southbank Bar - Nottingham City enjoy their Specialist Ales for FFF: 1 – Doom Bar, 2,- Navigation New Dawn Pale, 3 - Kelham Island Easy Rider, 4 – Dancing Duck – 22, 5 – Tiny Rebel – Full Nelson, 6 – Salopian – Shropshire Gold, alongside their great range of craft keg and bottled beers.

The Willowbrook will be hosting Black Sheep Brewery line on the bar, will be rotating with various popular black sheep beers.

Speciality Cuisine

Bread & Bitter will be offering a range of bar snacks available throughout cooked with Castle Rock Beers.

The Canal House will be offering 4-5 specials that will be cooked using cider or beer – these will be advertised on their specials board as they will change daily.

You will find a full menu available throughout the festival at the Company Inn including breakfast. Specific deals i.e. club nights, beer and burger (ale included) and deli deals(ale included) 10% off food for the duration of the festival on production of festival tickets.

At the Embankment you will find Specials cooked with Ciders and Perrys.

The Lincolnshire Poacher will be offering a range of bar snacks available throughout cooked with Castle Rock Beers.

The Lord Roberts will be offering Beef  in Flipside ale  or pork in traditional cider served with a warm baguette or potato edges throughout the Festival Fringe Fortnight.

The Poppy & Pint will offer a range food available throughout cooked with beer and ciders.

Stratford Haven will be offering a range of bar snacks available throughout cooked with Castle Rock Beers.

The Vat & Fiddle will be cooking with apple and hops and Casseroles and tasty snacks – cooked with Cider & Beer.

The Willowbrook will go all out with 4 specials on the board at all times cooked with local ales / trad ciders / comfort foods.

Speciality Desserts

The Crafty Crow will be tempting your tastebuds with speciality desserts including Toffee Apples, Cider Flapjacks & Beer Doughnuts.

Steak Night

At the Cross Keys on Thursday 6thand 13th October - from 5pm, enjoy a steak dish with a drink (including all Navigation Ales) for £7.95.

The Hand & Heart offers from Friday 7th October - Saturday 15th October - Delicious bar special of Steak and Stout Stew with warm crusty bread for just £8.95 (available 12-9.30pm every day).

At the Trent Navigation on Wednesday 5th and 12th October - 2 courses for 2 people with 2 pints of any Navigation draught beer (or a bottle of wine) for £19.95.

Sunday Best

At the Cross Keys on Sunday 2nd, 9thand 16th October - their famous Sunday roasts are not to be missed if you’re in town for the beer festival. Served from 12noon until we run out (booking is advised).

Sunday Night Crash / Big Cheap Quiz

At the Southbank Bar - Nottingham City play their very own stock market where the drinks prices rise and fall on demand – from 6pm. And a Big Cheap Quiz from 7pm – win beer and spot prizes all night.

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