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Draper's Arms

(also known as Drapers, formerly Old Monk)

29-31 Cowgate
Peterborough
PE1 1LZ

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Opening Times

Regular

Monday8.00 pm - Midnight
Tuesday8.00 pm - Midnight
Wednesday8.00 pm - Midnight
Thursday8.00 pm - Midnight
Friday8.00 pm - 1.00 am
Saturday8.00 pm - 1.00 am
Sunday8.00 pm - Midnight

Meal Times

8 - 11

Operator

Wetherspoon

About the Pub

City centre Wetherspoon that started life in 1899 as Armstrong's drapers, which traded until 1996, then converted to the Old Monk pub. Opened as Draper's Arms in March 2005. First pub in Peterborough to go no-smoking.

The interior is split into intimate spaces by wood-panelled dividers decorated with pictures of bygone days and people of the city. £1.4m refurbishment and expansion completed in March 2020, which added a rear extension, customer lift and a roof terrace.

Good value food served all day. Quiz Wednesday nights. TV showing live news and free WiFi. Families welcome up to 9pm.

Twelve handpumps serve the regular beers plus a constantly changing selection of guest ales, often local breweries. Traditional cider is stocked. Regular beer and cider festivals.

Peterborough CAMRA Pub of the Year 2007, and Gold Award winner 2019. Named as Wetherspoon Real Ale Pub of the Year 2012 and regularly listed in the top ten pubs by the company.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 5 regular beers.

  • Brewsters Hophead
  • Grainstore Ten Fifty
  • Greene King Abbot
  • Ruddles Best Bitter
  • Sharp's Doom Bar

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 5 changing beers.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Brewsters --varies--
  • Grainstore --varies--
  • Oakham --varies--

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Features

  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Cider Real Cider Available
  • CamraVoucherScheme CAMRA Voucher Scheme
  • MemberDiscountScheme Member Discount Scheme
  • LocAle LocAle Accredited
  • BeerFestival Beer Festivals
  • CaskMarque Cask Marque Accredited
  • Quiet Quiet Pub

Facilities

  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access
  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Garden
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • Restaurant Restaurant Area
  • Smoking Smoking Area
  • SportsTV Sports TV

    Live news.

  • WiFi Wifi

    Free.

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Draper's Arms

29-31 Cowgate
Peterborough
PE1 1LZ

Sat Nav Reference

52.572933, -0.246432

Transport

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

Nearby Bus Routes (100m)

Bus Station

Nearby Station (300m)

Peterborough

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Draper's Arms

29-31 Cowgate
Peterborough
PE1 1LZ

Pub Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • Real Cider Available
  • CAMRA Voucher Scheme
  • Member Discount Scheme
  • LocAle Accredited
  • Beer Festivals
  • Cask Marque Accredited
  • Quiet Pub
  • Additional Services
  • Disabled Access
  • Lunchtime Meals
  • Evening Meals
  • Garden
  • Family Friendly
  • Restaurant Area
  • Smoking Area
  • Sports TV
  • Wifi
  • Close to Bus Routes
  • Close to Railway Station

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