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Ale House

(formerly Dragoon)

82 Butt Road

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Opening Times


Monday3.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Tuesday3.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Wednesday3.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Thursday3.00 pm - 11.00 pm
FridayNoon - Midnight
SaturdayNoon - 11.00 pm
SundayNoon - 10.00 pm

About the Pub

2022 Town Pub of the Year Runner Up;

2021 Town Pub of the Year Winner;

2020 Town Pub of the Year Winner;

2019 Town Pub of the Year Highly Commended;

2017 Town Pub of the Year Highly Commended;

2016 Town Pub of the Year Highly Commended;

2015 Town Pub of the Year Runner-Up;

A friendly free house with relaxing decor and comfortable seating. Beers are served from both handpumps and a cooled stillage behind the bar. The beers are mainly from local micros. Lovely walled garden at the rear.

Regular cask ales

No beers listed Add regular beers

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 10 changing beers.

Changing Beers, mostly LocAle.

Source: National

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  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Cider Real Cider Available

    Crones is always available.

  • LocAle LocAle Accredited

    Red Fox.


  • Garden Garden
  • Games Traditional Pub Games

    Darts, Bar Billiards.

  • Smoking Smoking Area
  • WiFi Wifi

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Ale House

82 Butt Road

Sat Nav Reference

51.885472, 0.894417


  • <Bus Close to Bus Routes
  • <Station Close to Railway Station

Nearby Bus Routes (20m)

First: S6, S7

Nearby Station (800m)

Colchester Town

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Ale House

Ale House

82 Butt Road

Pub Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • Real Cider Available
  • LocAle Accredited
  • Garden
  • Traditional Pub Games
  • Smoking Area
  • Wifi
  • Close to Bus Routes
  • Close to Railway Station

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