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Temporary hours in operation. 16:00-22:00 Mon-Thu; 12:00-22:00 Fri-Sun. Food available 17:00-20:30 Tue-Thu; 12:00-14:00, 17:00-20:30 Fri & Sat, 12:00-17:00 Sun.

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Great Northern

(formerly Alma)

172 London Road
St Albans
AL1 1PQ

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Opening Times

Monday4.00 pm - 11.30 pm
Tuesday4.00 pm - 11.30 pm
Wednesday12.30 pm - 11.30 pm
Thursday12.30 pm - 11.30 pm
FridayMidday - 12.30 am
SaturdayMidday - 12.30 am
SundayMidday - 11.00 pm

Meal Times

Closed Mon
5 - 9 Tue
12 - 2.30, 5 - 9 Wed - Sat
12 - 4.30 Sun

Owner

Private Individual

About the Pub

Originally the Alma this pub changed name due to the nearby, closed but preserved, railway station. Situated adjacent to the Odyssey cinema this independent Grade II-listed pub reopened in 2015 after significant renovation and strives to stock at least one Herts ale. There is a pleasant contemporary feel with a menu of British classic dishes and Sunday roasts. Quiz every Tuesday and occasional poker nights. Annual Summer Beer Festival (July). Pub hours can stretch to 11.30pm

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 1 regular beer.

  • Black Sheep Best Bitter

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 3 changing beers.

A porter/seasonal ale in the winter months on handpump in place of the Spring to Autumn additional Cider.

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

  • Porter

Source: National

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Features

  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Cider Real Cider Available

    Two ciders on handpump from spring to autumn dropping to one in the winter months.

  • MemberDiscountScheme Member Discount Scheme

    10% off a pint of real ale.

  • CaskMarque Cask Marque Accredited

Facilities

  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access
  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Pub Garden
  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • Events Events
  • Smoking Smoking Area
  • WiFi Wifi

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Great Northern

172 London Road
St Albans
AL1 1PQ

Sat Nav Reference

51.747777, -0.332003

OS Reference

TL151068

Transport

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

Nearby Bus Routes (150m)

84, 602, 658, 659

Nearby Station (500m)

St Albans City

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