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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 - Midnight
SundayMidday - 11.00 pm



About the Pub

Now separately run from its former sister pub in Cheam, the variety of the Claret's cask ale continues, including the popular Palmers house beer. Oversize lined glasses are used. Current and coming beers are indicated on a special board on the wall opposite the bar, and the TV screens show a variety of sporting events. Events are held to raise money for charity. Once again local CAMRA borough Pub of the Year in 2019, the pub is very close to Addiscombe Tram Stop.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 1 regular beer.

  • Palmers IPA

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 5 changing beers.

Mainly from microbreweries.

Source: National

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Claret & Ale, Addiscombe


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Claret & Ale

5 Bingham Corner, Lower Addiscombe Road

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51.379951, -0.073535

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

Nearby Bus Routes (50m)

289; 312; 367

Closest Station (1400m)

East Croydon

Nearby Metro (50m)

Addiscombe Tram Stop

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