Market Drayton   
 

Clive and Coffyn

Freehouse. A single real ale was on offer - the Bombardier was served at a nice temperature. Heavily beamed pub with exposed floorboards. Very popular on Saturday nights - music can be a bit loud and it may be standing room only. Food served. Real fire. Pool room. Beer garden at the back. Situated on Shropshire Street. Tel - 01630 653263  Visited Jul 2012
Bombardier  
 

Coach and Horses

Theakstons pub. Busy local with a real fire in a huge fireplace in the bar. The Theakstons Bitter was a bit average. Live music on Thursdays. Food served. Darts. Situated on Shropshire Street. Tel - 01630 652800  Visited Jul 2012
Deuchars IPA 
Theakstons Bitter star3.gif (388 bytes)
Readers comments - The pub has been for sale for ages and the owners have applied for planning to turn it into a house - Nov 2015 
 

Corbet Arms Hotel
Closed - used to have keg only. Plans to move the post offce into the building have been submitted in 2012

 

The Crown

Marstons pub. Bustling on a Saturday lunchtime. Good value food served. The Pedigree Bitter was well kept. Credit cards and switch taken. A few one armed bandits. Pool table. Free Wi-Fi. Situated on Queen Street. Visited Jul 2012 Pub website
Marstos EPA 
Marstons Pedigree Bitter
Readers comments -  My old local the Crown in Market Drayton gave me some good memories but now I am disappointed to say the the Marstons Pedigree Bitter is very bad. Jan 2006
 

Gingerbread Man

Tom Cobleigh pub. Market Drayton is the home of Gingerbread - but the pub didn't have any on the menu. Six handpulls on the bar - but only one real ale. There's a big car park and a kiddies play area. Food served. Situated off the A529 on Adderley Road. Tel - 01630 652771  Visited Dec 2009
Bombardier
   

Hippodrome

Wetherspoons pub. The Salopian Origin was well kept. The Hippodrone is located in the old cinema building. Hugh light shades hang from the very high ceiling. Food served. Coffee. Situated on Queen Street. Tel - 01630 650820  Visited Jul 2012 
Greene King Abbot Ale
Hook Norton Old Hooky
Ruddles Bitter
Salopian Origin
Thatchers Cheddar Valley Cider 
   

Joiners Arms

Marstons pub. Popular and comfortable pub. The Marston's Pedigree Bitter was nice and tasty. Handy for the chippy next door. Free Wi-Fi. Situated on Shrewsbury Road. Tel - 01630 654843   Visited Jul 2012  Pub website
Marstos Pedigree
Marstons Burton Bitter 
 

Kings Arms

Basic local. Guest beers on offer - and a sample was readily offered to try. Beer nicely kept. Lounge and bar. Situated on Shrewsbury Road. Visited Jul 2012
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Deuchars IPA
Wadworth 6X 
 

Kings Head Inn

Marstons pub. Burton Bitter was well kept and served at a nice temperature. Car park at the front for a few cars. Nice comfortable pub with food served. Beer garden at the back. Free Wi-Fi. Situated on Shrewsbury Road. Tel - 01630 652410 Visited Jul 2012 Pub website
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Wychwood Hobgoblin
Readers comments - Since Stuart Frazer took over the pub a food menu has been introduced - Mar 2010
 

Lord Hill

Joules pub. Large open plan pub, with seating around the edge, darts and a pool table. Joules Pale Ale tasty and nicely hopped. Car park. Tables outside at the front of the pub and a beer garden too. Pub website  Tel - 01630 698702. Visited Jul 2012
Readers comments - Pub acquired by Joules Brewery - Mar 2009
 

Oscars Wine Bar
Watch out - keg only

   

Red Lion

Flagship pub and home of the Joules Brewery. The outside offers little clues to the minimalistic style interior - which got a thumbs up from the beer tasting team. The beer wasn't bad either. There are two bars and food is served during the day. Lots of black and white framed photos in the front bar. Situated on Great Hales Street. Car park. Tel - 01630 652602  Visited Apr 2003  Pub website
Joules PA 
Joules Slumbering Monk  
   

Salopian Star

Market Drayton's oldest pub - this used to be called Jack Hanby's Place. A popular local with original exposed floorboards. We must have visited on a bad day, the Salopian Golden Thread was definitely not right. Darts. There was a lively game of dominoes going on. Pool room at the back. Situated on Stafford Street. Visited Jul 2012 
Salopian Golden Thread
Salopian Shropshire Gold
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Sandbrook Vaults

Half timbered exterior and the pub now features beers from the Joules Brewery in town. Well kept beer. Basic interior, the exposed floorboards give it a traditional look. Two TVs and a dartboard. Situated on Shropshire Street. Tel - 01630 655281 Visited Jul 2012  Pub website
Joules Blonde
Joules Pale Ale  
    

Stags Head

Marstons pub. Just one real ale - the Marstons Bitter was smooth but not distinctive. Two roomed basic local with a pool table and dartboard. Car park around the back. Situated on Great Hales Street. Tel - 01630 657012  Visited Jul 2012 
Marstons Bitter  
Readers comments - Wow what a change, newly decorated and new covers on seating it was quiet and relaxing and myself and a friend could sit and talk with a very friendly atmosphere - Mar 2007
- Pub for sale Jan 2013
 

Talbot Hotel

Marstons pub. Comfortable and popular pub on the outskirts of town. A real fire, car park, food served, restaurant area. The Sunday roast lunch was the largest serving we can remember. All the beers come from the Marston's stable of breweries. Situated on Newcastle Road. Tel - 01630 654989  Visited Aug 2009  Pub website
Banks's Bitter
Banks's Original
Brakspeare Oxford Gold  
Jennings Cumberland Ale
Marstons Pedigree Bitter
Ringwood Best Bitter
 

Tiddlers
Closed 2012 - Now a shop 

   

Tudor House Hotel

Freehouse. 17th Century black and white pub in the middle of Market Drayton. The Youngs Bitter was quite tasty. Food served. Coffee. TV. Open all day. Accommodation. Situated on the corner of Shropshire Street and Cheshire Street. Tel 01630 657523. Visited Jul 2012  Website
St. Georges Brewery Lazy Days
Youngs Bitter