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Malt 'n' Hops

50-52 Friday Street

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Opening Times

Monday1.00 pm - 11.00 pm
TuesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
WednesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
ThursdayMidday - 11.00 pm
FridayMidday - 11.00 pm
SaturdayMidday - Midnight
SundayMidday - Midnight

About the Pub

Converted from an old shop in 1989 the pub is handily situated for both the railway and bus stations. A single L-shaped bar on two levels with a bright yet traditional feel. This is a genuine free house with up to nine guest ales available including a regular mild and eight other beers usually sourced from Lancashire and Yorkshire micros with Rat, Wily Fox, Ossett, Elland, Lancaster, Fernandes, Goose Eye and Blackedge often featuring. Good value filled rolls and pork pies are usually available.

There is a pleasant beer garden accessed at the rear with a heated smoking shelter. There is a large council car park opposite the pub, which is free after 5 pm and on Sunday.

Branch Pub of the Year 2016/17. Lancashire Branches Pub of the Year 2017.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 1 regular beer.

  • Bank Top Dark Mild

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 8 changing beers.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Fernandes --varies--
  • Moorhouse's --varies--
  • Rat White Rat

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

  • Mild
  • Stout

Source: National

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Malt 'n' Hops, Chorley


  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Cider Real Cider Available

    2 ciders in boxes in chiller behind bar.

  • LocAle LocAle Accredited

    Bank Top,Moorhouse's.


  • Garden Pub Garden
  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly

    Until 8 pm.

  • Events Events

    Quiz nights on a Tuesday.

  • LiveMusic Live Music

    Sunday at 6 pm.

  • Newspapers Newspapers
  • RealFire Real Fire
  • Smoking Smoking Area


  • WiFi Wifi

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Malt 'n' Hops

50-52 Friday Street

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53.653941, -2.626164


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  • <Station Close to Railway Station

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Nearby Station (200m)


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