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Treacle Tap

43 Sunderland Street
SK11 6JL

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Premises Status

This pub is long-term Closed.

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Opening Times


Wednesday4.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Thursday4.00 pm - 11.00 pm
FridayNoon - Midnight
SaturdayNoon - Midnight
SundayNoon - 11.00 pm

Meal Times

Mon & Tue No Service
Wed & Thu 4pm - 10pm
Fri - Sun noon - 10pm

About the Pub

Named after Macclesfield’s nickname of Treacletown*. In the premises formerly occupied by a saddlery shop, the narrow building has a boarded floor, simple wooden tables and chairs on each side and a bar at the rear. The joint licensees are Bronwyn Riley and her husband Tim Sedgwick. Three hand-pumps serve an interesting constantly rotating range of local beers. The Tap is designed to be a welcoming place to drop in for a drink at any time while in town, so the menus list the wide range, not only of wines and foreign beers, but also of teas and coffees and soft drinks. For entertainment there are board games, newspapers, books, music on Friday evenings, as well as a quiz on Sunday evenings (I'm informed it is quite fiendish - specialist rounds on cemeteries, for example).

Regular Book Club and ‘Stitch and Bitch’ evenings are organised (not on the same nights!). Foreign conversation groups, and Macclesfield Philosophical Society are also here.

*Apparently a barrel of treacle fell from a wagon at the top of Hibel Road. and rolled down the hill, spreading treacle as it went. Payment by card only.

Historic Interest

Listed doorways either side.

Regular ales

No beers listed Add regular beers

Changing ales

This pub serves 3 changing beers.

Ever changing beers from micros.

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  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • LocAle LocAle Accredited
  • Quiet Quiet Pub


  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly

    Until 8pm.

  • Events Events

    Weekly Quiz, Chess Club, Stitch and Bitch.

  • LiveMusic Live Music


  • Newspapers Newspapers
  • WiFi Wifi

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Treacle Tap

43 Sunderland Street
SK11 6JL

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53.257803, -2.122625


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Treacle Tap - Macclesfield


Treacle Tap

43 Sunderland Street
SK11 6JL

Pub Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • LocAle Accredited
  • Quiet Pub
  • Dog Friendly
  • Family Friendly
  • Events
  • Live Music
  • Newspapers
  • Wifi
  • Close to Bus Routes
  • Close to Railway Station

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