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Graduate College Bar

(also known as Herdwick)

Lancaster University

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Premises Description

University Bar.

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Opening Times

Monday7.00 pm - 11.30 pm
Tuesday7.00 pm - 11.30 pm
Wednesday7.00 pm - 11.30 pm
Thursday7.00 pm - 11.30 pm
Friday5.00 pm - 11.30 pm
Saturday7.00 pm - 11.30 pm


Lancaster University

About the Pub

The Graduate College bar is much pubbier and attracting a higher age range than the usual student watering hole. The choice of beer is good, with eight handpumps. The University bars all have alternative names: this one is "Herdwick", which grazed here before it was built, but it is commonly known as the Gradbar. Reduced hours in vacations. Pork pies and pickled eggs for sale. Beer list on Untappd.

Regular cask ales

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Changing cask ales

This pub serves 4 changing beers.

Source: National

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Graduate College Bar, Lancaster University


  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Cider Real Cider Available

    4 ciders, usually Westons, Gwynt-y-Ddraig and Lilleys.

  • BeerFestival Beer Festivals



  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access
  • Garden Pub Garden

    Paved square.

  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • Events Events

    Curry night Friday 5-8

  • Games Traditional Pub Games

    Darts, table football.

  • LiveMusic Live Music

    Open mic night alternates with live bands on Thursday.

  • SportsTV Sports TV
  • WiFi Wifi

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Graduate College Bar

Lancaster University

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54.00437, -2.78735


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Stagecoach: 2; 4


On Graduate Square in Alexandra Park. Graduate College signposted.

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