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


Castle Rock drinkers honour ‘the fallen’, 100 years on

On Sunday 11th November we were at the Kean's Head, paying our respects to all those that fought for our country and launching 'Goodbye to All That', the last of the beers in the Commemoration Collection.

Beer of the Year 2018

Read on to find out the winners of the 2018 Beer of the Year awards, as voted by Castle Rock pub customers. You can also find out where and when we're going to be showcasing the winners between November 2018-February 2019 [...]

“And a pint and half of Mansfield, please”…

We recently launched our latest beer in the Nottinghamian Celebration Ale range at the Vat and Fiddle, to honour the life and work of the beer's namesake 'Sir Peter Mansfield'

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Upcoming Events


  • Red wine and cheese night at the Willowbrook

    Fri, 16 November 2018

    The Willowbrook is hosting a Red Wine and Cheese Night this November, with tickets now on sale from the bar. Priced at just £12 per person, this includes all the cheese you can eat (plus other nibbles, too), four small glasses of red wine and a talk from their wine supplier, Hallgarten. You’ll be a […]

    The Willowbrook


  • The Devil’s Advocate at the Vat and Fiddle

    Fri, 16 November 2018

    Rockin’ the Old Cold Store this November is Nottingham’s ultimate classic rock band, The Devil’s Advocate. Three friends with a passion for the genre, distinctive vocals and insane guitar, playing all your favourite rock songs. Peace, love and keep rockin’ in the free world: entry £0.00.

    Vat and Fiddle


  • Apple Cider Day at Kean’s Head

    Sun, 18 November 2018

    This Apple Cider Day the Kean’s will prove the apple never falls far from the tree! Celebrate the cidermaker by enjoying a selection of specially selected ciders, all produced as locally and on as small a scale as possible.

    Kean's Head


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