From PubNight

Nestling in at the base of the Cotswold Hills, Cheltenham has a lot of pubs.

The map belows shows those pubs in town that PNC know about and that serve Real Ale. There are other pubs in town which are not shown here - these are pubs that have No Real Ale or are Pubs that have ceased to be1

ID Pub Name Notes
1Beaufort Arms
2Beehive Inn, Bouncers LaneRefurbished and a popular pub, two real ales plus some "Craft" in bottles
3Beehive Inn, Montpellier
4Bell Inn
5Bell Inn
7Brown JugSame old pub as before but bigger. Good Rugby Venue
8Buskers Bar
10Cheese Rollers
11Cheltenham Beer FestivalCheltenham beer festival in aid of the Samaritans
12Cheltenham Cricket ClubCricket club hiding in a Cheltenham back street
13Cheltenham Food & Drink FestivalFood and drink festival including a real ale tent
14Cheltenham Motor ClubOrginally The Crown, and accesible via Crown Passage from the London Rd. Winner of CAMRA SW Club of the Year 2006, 2007, 2008 through to 2012 - a testament to the effort put in by Neil behind the bar (and in the cellar).
15Circus Bar
16Clock Tower Lilleybrook
17Cork's Wine Bar
18Cross Hands
19DobellsIt is now a Costa Coffee shop. Like Cheltenham doesn't have anywhere to get a cup of coffee
20Double Barrel
21Duke of York
22Exmouth Arms
23Favourite Beers
24Fish and Fiddle
25Goat and Bicycle
26Golden Miller
27Hogs Head
28Irish OakUsed to be called the Royal Oak
29J.D. Pepper's
30J.J. O'Neill's
31Kings Arms, Prestbury
33Laze Daze
35Merry Fellow Inn
36Midland Hotel
37Montpellier Wine Bar
38Moon Under Water
39Moran's Eating House
40National Hunt
42Prince of Wales
43Queens Hotel
44Railway Inn
45Rising SunNice view but lacklustre beer
47Sandford Park Ale House
48Shakespeare Inn
49Sherbourne Arms
50SlaxUsed to be the Garrick's Head
51Slug & Lettuce
52Somerset Arms Backstreet local. One of the last PNs before Xmas is traditionally held here due to its now no longer continued excessive display of Yuletide Tat
53St. Georges Vaults
54St. James HotelJust been taken over by the landlord of the Adam & Eve
55TailorsScreens a lot of Football and Rugby matches
56The Adam and EveLong standing Local for several members of Pub Night
57The Bank HouseWetherspoons second pub in town - this one is more like a pub and less of a barn
58The Bath TavernGood mix of friendly people. Definitely a boozer
59The Bayshill InnWadsworths pub done up a bit
60The Cotswold
61The FairviewUsed to be the Pump and Optic
62The Feathered Fish
63The Frog & FiddleStudent pub with no real ale
64The GreatfieldEstate pub next to Morrisons. Does a selection of real ale
65The GreyhoundWonderful Road House Estate pub. Demolished by its new owner and now a pile of asbestos contaminated rubble. Was going to be converted to flats but I guess this way he can build more flats in the same space
66The Hewlett Arms
67The Jolly BrewmasterOne of Cheltenham's finest real ale pubs
68The Kemble Brewery Inn
69The Lansdown
70The Little Owl
71The London Inn
72The Office
73The Old Courthouse
74The Overton Lodge Converted into apartments
75The Parrot
76The Plough, Prestbury
77The Pulpit
78The Restoration
79The Retreat
80The Ridge
81The Rotunda Tavern
82The Royal
83The Royal Oak,PrestburyBought from the Brewery by the landlord who has done a lot of work to make the pub a success
84The Royal Union
85The Salisbury
86The StrandUsed to be Cafe Tabac. New pub sign cut in the same style as the rest of the original shop front
87The Sudeley Arms
88The Suffolk Arms
89The Swan
90The TavernWas the Prom Vaults - now reopened and selling decent beer
91The VineThis was Coopers in 1990. The PDDG comes from "Cactus Jacks" - which name it laboured under for some time.
92Three Crowns
94Two PigsHosts a lot of live music acts
95Victoria Inn
97Wild Beer at Jessop House
98Winchester Wine and Ale Bar
99Yates's Wine Lodge


  • 1 : This list is not totally accurate at the moment as the pubs needs to be double checked