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Claret & Ale

(formerly Claret Free House; Claret Wine Bar)

5 Bingham Corner, Lower Addiscombe Road

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Opening Times


Monday11.30 am - 11.00 pm
Tuesday11.30 am - 11.00 pm
Wednesday11.30 am - 11.00 pm
Thursday11.30 am - 11.30 pm
Friday11.30 am - Midnight
Saturday11.30 am - 11.30 pm
SundayNoon - 11.00 pm



About the Pub

Close to Addiscombe Tram Stop, the Claret & Ale is a small, privately owned friendly free house with a constantly changing selection of cask ales in addition to the popular Palmers IPA. Current and coming beers - often including a second Palmers beer - are indicated on a special board on the wall opposite the bar. The TV screens show a variety of sporting events. Events are held to raise money for charity. The pub has often been the local CAMRA branch's Pub of the Year.

Regular ales

This pub serves 1 regular beer.

  • Palmers IPA

Changing ales

This pub serves 5 changing beers.

Mainly from microbreweries.

Source: National

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  • RealAle Real Ale Available




  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access
  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • LinedGlasses Lined Glasses

    (not exclusively)

  • LiveMusic Live Music
  • Newspapers Newspapers
  • SportsTV Sports TV

    BT Sport & Sky.

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Claret & Ale

5 Bingham Corner, Lower Addiscombe Road

Sat Nav Reference

51.379951, -0.073535

OS Reference



  • <Bus Close to Bus Routes
  • <Metro Close to Metro

Nearby Bus Routes (50m)

289, 312, 367

Closest Station (1400m)

East Croydon

Nearby London Underground/Overground/DLR (2000m)

Norwood Junction

Nearby Metro (50m)


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Claret & Ale - Addiscombe

Claret & Ale

5 Bingham Corner, Lower Addiscombe Road

Pub Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • Disabled Access
  • Dog Friendly
  • Lined Glasses
  • Live Music
  • Newspapers
  • Sports TV
  • Close to Bus Routes
  • Close to Metro

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