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Castle Vaults

(formerly Vaults; CastleVaults; Brady's Bar)

16 Castle Gates
Shrewsbury
SY1 2AB

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Opening Times

MondayMidday - 11.00 pm
TuesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
WednesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
ThursdayMidday - 11.00 pm
FridayMidday - 2.00 am
SaturdayMidday - 2.00 am
Sunday3.00 pm - 10.00 pm

Owner

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About the Pub

Reverted to the Castle Vaults in 2018 after a period as the Vaults, this pub attracts a varied clientele - domino players by day, clubbers at night (although not every night!) Thus those nights are best avoided if conversation is the key objective. It is basically one room, but divides into various nooks and crannies, and with an inner courtyard.

In its time it has been owned, not only by the Wrekin Brewery of Wellington, but was once a part of the large local estate of the Shrewsbury & Wem Brewery. A familiar pub to Good Beer Guide owners, it had a 14 year run at the end of the last century, when it was a rare local specialist in Mexican food. From 1999 to 2005 it had a rather forgettable spell as Brady's Bar, following the trend at the time for Irish-themed pubs. However since then it has re-established itself as a regular Good Beer Guide contender.

Regular Beers

This pub serves 3 regular beers.

  • Hobsons Best
  • Salopian Oracle
  • Stonehouse Station Bitter

Changing Beers

This pub serves 1 changing beer.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Holden's Golden Glow

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

  • Mild

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Castle Vaults, Shrewsbury

Features

  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Cider Real Cider Available

    Shropshire CAMRA cider and perry in July & August participant.

  • MemberDiscountScheme Member Discount Scheme
  • LocAle LocAle Accredited

Facilities

  • Garden Pub Garden

    A metal spiral staircase leads to a decked rooftop garden which affords a close-up view of the Castle itself.

  • Accommodation Accommodation

    Eight rooms (accessible via stairway only)

  • Games Traditional Pub Games
  • LiveMusic Live Music
  • RealFire Real Fire
  • Smoking Smoking Area
  • WiFi Wifi

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Castle Vaults

16 Castle Gates
Shrewsbury
SY1 2AB

Sat Nav Reference

52.711125, -2.750572

Transport

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

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Shrewsbury

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