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Full day opening from 19 July with steadily increasing handpump use for Triple fff and guest beers. Ordering from but no sitting at the bar.

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Railway Arms

26 Anstey Road
GU34 2RB

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Opening Times


MondayMidday - 11.00 pm
TuesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
WednesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
ThursdayMidday - 11.00 pm
FridayMidday - Midnight
SaturdayMidday - Midnight
SundayMidday - 11.00 pm

Meal Times

No Service

About the Pub

Friendly pub close to the Watercress Line and mainline station. Owned by Triple fff Brewery, their beers are supplemented by guest ales from often local micros. Real cider is from Seacider and a range of bottled and canned craft beers are also available. The rear bar is available for hire. The patio area, designed with a traditional railway theme, incorporates a covered smoking area. There are tables outside at the front under a striking sculpture of a steam locomotive. Well-behaved dogs and CAMRA members are welcome.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 2 regular beers.

  • Triple fff Alton's Pride
  • Triple fff Moondance

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 5 changing beers.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Fuller's --varies--
  • Red Cat --varies--
  • Triple fff --seasonal--

Up to five constantly changing.

The pub's range of changing beers regularly includes the following rare beer styles:

  • Mild

Dark beers often available.

Source: National

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  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Cider Real Cider Available


  • LocAle LocAle Accredited


  • Garden Garden
  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • Events Events

    Quiz nights alternate Wednesdays.

  • Games Traditional Pub Games

    Darts, Pool.

  • LiveMusic Live Music

    At least one live music night a month.

  • SeparateBar Separate Bar
  • Smoking Smoking Area
  • WiFi Wifi

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Railway Arms

26 Anstey Road
GU34 2RB

Sat Nav Reference

51.153301, -0.968775


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

Nearby Bus Routes (< ½ mile)

Stagecoach: 64, 65

Nearby Station (100m)



Opp Station Road

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Railway Arms - Alton

Railway Arms

26 Anstey Road
GU34 2RB

Pub Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • Real Cider Available
  • LocAle Accredited
  • Additional Services
  • Garden
  • Dog Friendly
  • Events
  • Traditional Pub Games
  • Live Music
  • Separate Bar
  • Smoking Area
  • Wifi
  • Close to Bus Routes
  • Close to Railway Station

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