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Malt Shovel Tavern

Closed Now: 11:30 AM - 3:00 PM, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Open today: 11:30 AM - 3:00 PM, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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Return visit to hear some great music again

Having travelled down the previous day to meet up for a meal with various of my musical mates, it... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2018
Dave I
Worksop, United Kingdom
A brilliant pub...

As a real ale fan, I've been before and get their events flagged up on Facebook. Being at a loose... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2018
David T
via mobile
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7 Dec 2018
“Return visit to hear some great music again”
28 Jan 2018
“A brilliant pub...”
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121 Bridge Street, Northampton NN1 1QF, England
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Reviewed 7 December 2018

Having travelled down the previous day to meet up for a meal with various of my musical mates, it was a pleasure to return to one of my old haunts to meet up with them (and others) yet again and enjoy the great music provided...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Dave I
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

As a real ale fan, I've been before and get their events flagged up on Facebook. Being at a loose end I thought I'd try their gin event. Hugely impressed with the range of choices of craft gin. But their choice of other drinks was...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank David T
Reviewed 3 September 2017

An overnight stop in Northampton so sampled a couple of pubs. This place is excellent, it has a real buzz to it, serves a great selection of Real Ales and Ciders as well as numerous other choices. It feels like a proper pub and despite...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank trevorc28
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

A fantastic choice of ciders. Staff are very friendly. Would definately highly recommend a visit. They had a hog roast out the back for £5 and it smelt amazing.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank susankryan
Reviewed 1 May 2017

popular pub. Shows Rugby matches on the big screen. Food served until 2pm and today there was a barbecue because it was a seaside themed beer festival. Got served very quickly by friendly, hardworking staff. Can't wait to go again. It is family and dog...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Traditional English pub, very refreshing these days. Note prices were contemporary however!! Worth a visit..

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank georgesidney
Reviewed 27 November 2016

We go there every Saturday for a lunchtime pint, with hot snacks. They do great pasties and bar food. All home made food every day. It's now open every day,all day. Good atmosphere and warm and friendly place. Recommended to sample real ales and food.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank peter h
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Malt Shovel, Northampton. Brilliant pub with an amazing choice of real ale. Friendly hosts. Very good lunchtime meals detailed on specials board at around £6.

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Tim H
Reviewed 14 June 2016

always a good selection of real ales and single malts ; regular music nights , quiz events and also occasional theme nights ( curry / tapas etc ) . major sports events are also shown on the big screen but don't expect to see constant...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank ian m
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Visited for a few Sunday afternoon drinks with visitors from out of town. This is a good traditional pub with a great selection of beers. If you like pubs and remember how pubs used to be and should be then you will love The Malt...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Crazybaresi
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