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Fox & Grapes

(formerly Peggers)

21 Southwell Road
Nottingham
NG1 1DL

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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 - midnight
Sunday11.00 am - 11.00 pm

Meal Times

10 - 10 Mon - Fri
9am - 10 Sat
11 - 10 Sun

Owner

Castle Rock

About the Pub

Reopened by Castle Rock Brewery under its original name in September 2017. Now a smart and modern pub, serving a large selection of real ales, cider and simple food.

Historic Interest

The Fox & Grapes is on Nottingham CAMRA's Local Heritage List. It is also on the Nottingham Civic Society Local Heritage List 2013. Literally a pub in two halves, the front portion facing onto Southwell Street designed by Evans & Son, 1905-06, the Fox & Grapes frontage masks the remains of a mid-19th century building of the same name to the rear, the join best seen from Sneinton Market's Avenue C. For many years, the pub was named Peggers and was run by Banks’s. Reopened by Castle Rock Brewery under its original name in September 2017. Although the local nickname is “Pretty Windows”, nothing appears to remain of any ornate glass which gave rise to such a name. Mid-20th century photos suggest the name may have derived at least partly from the ornate window frame tracery. On the 8th of September 1963, the landlord, ex-miner George Wilson, was brutally stabbed to death a short distance away. The unsolved killing became known as the Pretty Windows Murder [BBC East Midlands News]. The Fox & Grapes is in Nottingham City Council's Sneinton Market Conservation Area. As at November 2017, the Land Registry showed the Freehold for the Fox & Grapes (NT250068) was held by Carlton Street Trading Limited [Reg. No. 8916111]. [Nottingham City Council; St. Anns Ward / Nottingham East Parliamentary Constituency].

Regular Beers

This pub serves 3 regular beers.

  • Castle Rock --seasonal--
  • Castle Rock --varies--
  • Castle Rock Harvest Pale

Changing Beers

This pub serves 5 changing beers.

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Features

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

    20p pint.

Facilities

  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access
  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals

    Pizza, Jacket Potatoes etc.

  • EveningMeals Evening Meals

    Pizza, Jacket Potatoes etc.

  • Garden Pub Garden

    Pavement bench seating.

  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • LiveMusic Live Music
  • Smoking Smoking Area
  • WiFi Wifi

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Fox & Grapes

21 Southwell Road
Nottingham
NG1 1DL

Sat Nav Reference

52.953626, -1.13769

Transport

  • <Bus Close to Bus Routes
  • <Station Close to Railway Station
  • <Metro Close to Metro

Nearby Bus Routes (20m)

NCT: 24-27; 43

Nearby Station (940m)

Nottingham

Nearby Metro (550m)

Lace Market

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