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Organ Grinder

(formerly Red Lion)

21 Alfreton Road, Canning Circus
Nottingham: Central
NG7 3JE

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Opening Times

MondayMidday - 11.00 pm
TuesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
WednesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
ThursdayMidday - 11.30 pm
FridayMidday - midnight
SaturdayMidday - midnight
SundayMidday - 11.00 pm

Owner

Blue Monkey

About the Pub

Previously the Red Lion, this pub was bought and refurbished by Blue Monkey Brewery, and is its brewery tap, hence the name. The single-roomed pub boasts a wood-burning fire. Up a couple of steps there are some sofas and armchairs to relax in. Outside, to the rear and up a few steps, you will find a lovely city centre oasis of calm on the roof terrace, leading to a small first-floor function room. Two real ciders and a perry are always available. No meals, but bar snacks such as pork pies are sold.

Historic Interest

Formerly the Red Lion, which in 1879 was a beer house under publican Henry Hutchinson (Wright). The Organ Grinder is located in Nottingham City Council's Gamble Street / Alfreton Road Conservation Area. As at November 2017, the Freehold for the Organ Grinder (NT359350) was held by Bleasby Inns Limited [Reg. No. 7107761]. [Nottingham City Council; Radford & Park Ward / Nottingham South Parliamentary Constituency]

Regular Beers

This pub serves 4 regular beers.

  • Blue Monkey BG Sips
  • Blue Monkey Guerrilla
  • Blue Monkey Infinity
  • Sharp's Doom Bar

Changing Beers

This pub serves 5 changing beers.

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Organ Grinder, Nottingham: Central

Features

  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Cider Real Cider Available
  • LocAle LocAle Accredited
  • BeerFestival Beer Festivals

    Occasional.

Facilities

  • Garden Pub Garden

    Roof garden.

  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly

    Children welcome in daytime only.

  • Events Events

    Pub quiz every other week.

  • FunctionRoom Function Room

    Used by CAMRA Branch; Chess Group once per week; St. Barnabas Campanologists once per week.

  • Games Traditional Pub Games
  • LiveMusic Live Music

    Occasionally.

  • Newspapers Newspapers
  • RealFire Real Fire
  • Smoking Smoking Area

    Rear courtyard.

  • SportsTV Sports TV

    Rugby in function room.

  • WiFi Wifi

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Organ Grinder

21 Alfreton Road, Canning Circus
Nottingham: Central
NG7 3JE

Sat Nav Reference

52.956392, -1.162904

Transport

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Nearby Bus Routes (10m)

NCT: 77; TB: R1; NCT : 78

Closest Station (1500m)

Nottingham

Nearby Metro (550m)

Nottingham Trent University

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