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Idle Valley Tap

(formerly Anchor Inn)

DN22 6EF

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Opening Times


Monday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Tuesday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Wednesday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Thursday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Friday11.00 am - Midnight
Saturday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
SundayMidday - 11.00 pm

About the Pub

This friendly hostelry welcomes dogs,children and well behaved people. The one room pub has a pool table and dart board away from the bar and the outside space has been utilised to a maximum with seating that attracts large numbers in fine weather. Up to seven real ales available along with keg beers, bottled beers, lagers, gins, wines and spirits. There is a monthly quiz night and live music at the weekends. CAMRA members get a 10p discount and there is a 50p discount between 4 and 6 pm( Monday to Friday ) available to all drinkers, this applies to all cask beers.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 1 regular beer.

  • Welbeck Abbey Idle Valley Pale (Brewed for Idle Vlley Tap)

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 6 changing beers.

Source: Regional

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  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Cider Real Cider Available
  • MemberDiscountScheme Member Discount Scheme


  • LocAle LocAle Accredited


  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access
  • Garden Garden
  • Parking Parking

    Public car parking 50 meters away.

  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • Events Events


  • Games Traditional Pub Games

    Pool and darts.

  • LiveMusic Live Music
  • RealFire Real Fire
  • Smoking Smoking Area

    Outside, no shelter.

  • WiFi Wifi

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Idle Valley Tap

DN22 6EF

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53.319795, -0.941708

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  • <Bus Close to Bus Routes

Nearby Bus Routes (200m)

Near bus station.

Closest Station (1000m)



At the southern end of the main shopping area

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Idle Valley Tap

Idle Valley Tap

DN22 6EF

Pub Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • Real Cider Available
  • Member Discount Scheme
  • LocAle Accredited
  • Additional Services
  • Disabled Access
  • Garden
  • Parking
  • Dog Friendly
  • Family Friendly
  • Events
  • Traditional Pub Games
  • Live Music
  • Real Fire
  • Smoking Area
  • Wifi
  • Close to Bus Routes

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