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Wig & Pen

(formerly Black Lion)

19 St Giles Street
Northampton
NN1 1JA

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Opening Times

10-Midnight Mon-Thu; 10-1.30am Fri & Sat; 10-Midnight Sun

Meal Times

11-3, 5-9 Mon-Thu; 11-8 Fri; 11-5 Sat; 12-5 Sun

Owner

Old English Inns and Taverns

About the Pub

Three hundred year old town centre pub, although the long L-shaped bar was only added 150 years ago. Now in its fourth year under new ownership, this oak-beamed bar offers five frequently changing guest beers and locally brewed beers. A guest cider and a wide range of bottled beers are available. Jazz bands play on Tuesday night and live bands perform every Sunday. Good home-cooked food features local ingredients. Local CAMRA Pub of the Year 2012. CAMRA members receive a 10% discount on beer.

Regular Beers

This pub serves 5 regular beers.

  • Adnams Ghost Ship
  • Black Sheep Best Bitter
  • Fuller's London Pride
  • Greene King IPA
  • St Austell Tribute

Changing Beers

This pub serves 6 changing beers.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Elgood's - varies
  • Various (2 of)

    The pub's range of changing beers regularly includes the following rare beer styles:

    • Mild

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Features

  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Cider Real Cider Available

    Two rotating.

  • MemberDiscountScheme Member Discount Scheme

    10% discount on beer.

  • LocAle LocAle Accredited

    Various inc. Frog Island, Gun Dog, Hart, Potbelly.

  • BeerFestival Beer Festivals

    Two a year.

  • CaskMarque Cask Marque Accredited

Facilities

  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Pub Garden

    Rear covered patio.

  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly

    Until 6pm.

  • Events Events

    DJs Friday & Saturday.

  • LiveMusic Live Music

    Every Sunday.

  • Smoking Smoking Area
  • SportsTV Sports TV

    Rugby only.

  • WiFi Wifi

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Wig & Pen

19 St Giles Street
Northampton
NN1 1JA

Sat Nav Reference

52.237356, -0.893551

Transport

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Nearby Bus Routes (300m)

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Nearby Station (900m)

Northampton

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  • Cask Marque Accredited Cask Marque Accredited
  • Family Friendly Family Friendly
  • Lunchtime Meals Lunchtime Meals
  • Evening Meals Evening Meals
  • Disabled Access Disabled Access
  • Sports TV Sports TV
  • Wifi Wifi
  • Close to Railway Station Close to Railway Station
  • Close to Bus Routes Close to Bus Routes

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  • Real Ale Available Real Ale Available
  • Cask Marque Accredited Cask Marque Accredited
  • Family Friendly Family Friendly
  • Pub Garden Pub Garden
  • Lunchtime Meals Lunchtime Meals
  • Evening Meals Evening Meals
  • Disabled Access Disabled Access
  • Smoking Area Smoking Area
  • Dog Friendly Dog Friendly
  • Live Music Live Music
  • Sports TV Sports TV
  • Wifi Wifi
  • Beer Festivals Beer Festivals
  • Close to Railway Station Close to Railway Station
  • Close to Bus Routes Close to Bus Routes

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  • Real Ale Available Real Ale Available
  • Cask Marque Accredited Cask Marque Accredited
  • Family Friendly Family Friendly
  • Pub Garden Pub Garden
  • Lunchtime Meals Lunchtime Meals
  • Evening Meals Evening Meals
  • Disabled Access Disabled Access
  • Real Cider Available Real Cider Available
  • Smoking Area Smoking Area
  • Function Room Function Room
  • Dog Friendly Dog Friendly
  • Live Music Live Music
  • Sports TV Sports TV
  • LocAle Accredited LocAle Accredited
  • Member Discount Scheme Member Discount Scheme
  • Close to Railway Station Close to Railway Station
  • Close to Bus Routes Close to Bus Routes

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  • Real Ale Available Real Ale Available
  • Cask Marque Accredited Cask Marque Accredited
  • Family Friendly Family Friendly
  • Pub Garden Pub Garden
  • Lunchtime Meals Lunchtime Meals
  • Evening Meals Evening Meals
  • Separate Bar Separate Bar
  • Disabled Access Disabled Access
  • Real Cider Available Real Cider Available
  • Smoking Area Smoking Area
  • Function Room Function Room
  • Dog Friendly Dog Friendly
  • Live Music Live Music
  • Newspapers Newspapers
  • Wifi Wifi
  • LocAle Accredited LocAle Accredited
  • Member Discount Scheme Member Discount Scheme
  • Beer Festivals Beer Festivals
  • Close to Railway Station Close to Railway Station
  • Close to Bus Routes Close to Bus Routes

FeaturesClose

  • Real Ale Available Real Ale Available
  • Quiet Pub Quiet Pub
  • Pub Garden Pub Garden
  • Disabled Access Disabled Access
  • Traditional Pub Games Traditional Pub Games
  • Real Cider Available Real Cider Available
  • Smoking Area Smoking Area
  • Dog Friendly Dog Friendly
  • LocAle Accredited LocAle Accredited
  • Member Discount Scheme Member Discount Scheme
  • Close to Railway Station Close to Railway Station
  • Close to Bus Routes Close to Bus Routes
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