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Purple Dog

(formerly Clarence)

42 Eld Lane
Colchester
CO1 1LS

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Opening Times

Regular

Monday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Tuesday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Wednesday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Thursday10.30 am - 1.00 pm
Friday10.00 am - 1.00 pm
Saturday9.30 am - 1.30 pm
Sunday10.30 am - 10.30 pm

About the Pub

Corner pub in town centre with various comfortable seating areas also tables and chairs. Outside drinking area. Extensive and reasonably priced menu. Monthly pub quiz.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 3 regular beers.

  • Adnams Ghost Ship
  • Fuller's London Pride
  • Sharp's Doom Bar

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 3 changing beers.

Ever rotating National & Local Breweries.

Source: National

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Features

  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • LocAle LocAle Accredited

    Mighty Oak.

  • CaskMarque Cask Marque Accredited

Facilities

  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Garden
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • Smoking Smoking Area
  • WiFi Wifi

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Purple Dog

42 Eld Lane
Colchester
CO1 1LS

Sat Nav Reference

51.887912, 0.900699

Transport

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

Nearby Bus Routes (250m)

Town Centre Buses

Adjacent Station

Colchester Town

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Purple Dog - Colchester

Purple Dog

42 Eld Lane
Colchester
CO1 1LS

Pub Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • LocAle Accredited
  • Cask Marque Accredited
  • Additional Services
  • Lunchtime Meals
  • Evening Meals
  • Garden
  • Family Friendly
  • Smoking Area
  • Wifi
  • Close to Bus Routes
  • Close to Railway Station

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