A highly unique venue that will have you coming back time and time again
Opening in 2000 on the lower floors of the former Canal museum, the Canalhouse is famous for having a canal that extends into the grade II listed building complete with resident narrow boats.
Our aim is simple to offer the best craft and world beer experience possible, paralleled with an extensive choice of real ale. With the largest selection of ‘World Beers’ in the East Midlands, travel the world with us, guided by our ever changing beer menu. The Canalhouse currently offers over 250 beers from around the world. With a huge selection of wines and spirits and an extensive range of up to 13 trad ciders, 6 real ales and up to 10 craft in keg beers.
We truly are the bar of choice.
A versatile food offer is available daily with up to 15 specials.
At the Canalhouse we have a large events venue above our main bar that can fit up to 200 people, ideal for any occasion from corporate events to wedding receptions. We pride ourselves on our standards and service and can tailor any event to your individual requirements.
A large covered beer garden situated by the canal side enables people to sit outside no matter the weather.
Join us every Every Thursday from 6:30pm for some of the best live acoustic performances around!
£1 Comedy Nights
A night of comedy for only £1 featuring a mix of established acts trying new material and new acts – you never know what you’re gonna get!
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Calling thirsty hungry students! The Canalhouse offers a 10% discount to students during September and October, just show your UniDays or university ID at the bar.