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Starting from Friday 3rd April there will be 2 pint cartons and 4 pint growlers for delivery
It will be £5 for two pints or £10 (plus 2.50 deposit) for a four pint growler/flagon delivered.
Orders are taken, paid for and produced/poured on the premises once age has been verified. Payment over the phone by card payment or bank transfers. Customers are asked to send a message on Facebook or an email to to say they are interested and to let them have your name and contact number so they can call you to take you through the process.
Initial beer offered is Raven from Black Tor Brewery (Exeter) 4.2%, a chestnut-brown best bitter; full-bodied, rich and malty with summer fruit aromas. If demand is solid, other ales and styles will be made available e.g. porter, stout, hoppy, pale etc.

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Shepherds' Hall Ale House

67 Chapel Street

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Opening Times

Monday2.00 pm - 10.00 pm
TuesdayMidday - 10.00 pm
Wednesday2.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Thursday2.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Friday2.00 pm - 1.00 am
SaturdayMidday - 1.00 am
Sunday2.00 pm - 10.00 pm



About the Pub

Chorley's first micropub, this friendly and welcoming bar next door to the bus station opened at the beginning of August 2014; refurbished in January 2020 there is an upmarket feel to the alehouse. Up to five beers are served, mainly from micro breweries from across the country, although a LocAle or two should normally be expected.

To ensure a good range of ales each pump will serve a distinct style of beer and a printed menu is produced showing what is coming up on each pump in the immediate future. Third of a pint beer paddles are available.

Two real ciders are also served, normally one traditional, the other being fruit-flavoured and with two rotating craft beers on keg (often including one from the nearby Rivington Brewery), two Budvar Czech lagers and a range of wine and spirits there's something to suit all tastes.

Awarded the local CAMRA Pub of the Year 2016 and Cider Pub of the Year 2017.

Regular cask ales

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Changing cask ales

This pub serves 5 changing beers.

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Shepherds' Hall Ale House, Chorley


  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Cider Real Cider Available

    2 changing served from fridge.

  • LocAle LocAle Accredited


  • Quiet Quiet Pub


  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • Events Events

    Quiz night 8.30 pm on a Wednesday, Free food on a Friday.

  • Games Traditional Pub Games

    Games night every Thursday from 7 pm.

  • LinedGlasses Lined Glasses
  • LiveMusic Live Music

    Occasional (monthly - check Facebook for full details)

  • Newspapers Newspapers
  • WiFi Wifi

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Shepherds' Hall Ale House

67 Chapel Street

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53.6525, -2.6286


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