The idea was simple

Create a friendly, welcoming pub and serve high quality beer

Castle Rock is a multi award winning brewery and pub group based in Nottingham, England.

Our Beers

Real ale beers crafted with care in Nottingham, England


Latest News

Latest news, special offers & announcements from Castle Rock

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Nottingham Comedy Festival 2016 Line-Up Announced.

The Nottingham Comedy Festival is back for the 8th time between the 4th and 12th November 2016. Featuring over 100 shows in 23 venues across the city the festival is as strong as ever and offers more variety than before.

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Castle Rock’s family grows to 22

Castle Rock Brewery has acquired the freehold of the Cricketers Rest in Kimberley. The workmen and women are there and it’ll reopen as our 22nd pub in August.

(l-r  back) The Canalhouse's Amy Millinship, Dr David Quain and Castle Rock's Lewis Townsend.  (front) the three MSc students, Will Gelder, Stefano Occhi and William Brennand

Masters students brew their own beer …. in the name of academic research

In February, three students taking an MSc in Brewing Science and Practice at The University of Nottingham got the opportunity to brew and market their own beer as part of their project dissertation.

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Upcoming Events

  • Ikano Robin Hood Half and Full Marathon

    Sun, 25 September 2016

    The Robin Hood Half and Full marathon returns to Nottingham! A total of five Castle Rock pubs are very close or actually on the route, and they’re all offering special discounts to racers. For more info click here and here.  

    Poppy and Pint,  Stratford Haven,  The Canalhouse,  The Embankment,  Vat and Fiddle

  • MacMillian Coffee Morning

    Mon, 26 September 2016

    Having a Coffee in the morning is the perfect chance to catch up over a cuppa and a taste of something delicious for a great cause.

    Poppy and Pint,  The Willowbrook

  • The Tour Train

    Tue, 27 September 2016

    What better way to see the best of Castle Rock than being shown round by Robin Hood himself. We are offering several different tours and finishing each one off with samples of our core range beers. The tour train is one not to be missed.

    Vat and Fiddle

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