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Floods Tavern

27 The Broadway
St Ives
PE27 5BX

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Opening Times


MondayNoon - 11.00 pm
TuesdayNoon - 11.00 pm
WednesdayNoon - 11.00 pm
ThursdayNoon - 11.30 pm
FridayNoon - 1.00 am
SaturdayNoon - 1.00 am
SundayNoon - 11.00 pm

Meal Times

Mon & Tue No Service
Wed noon - 6pm
Thu - Sat noon - 8pm
Sun noon - 4pm

About the Pub

An Elgood's tied house on the River Great Ouse which is one of the few pubs locally which has a mild on sale. Pictures of historic St Ives floods from which the pub takes its name are displayed. The riverside garden provides idyllic views of the historic St Ives river bridge and Holt Island nature reserve. There is an outdoor bar in summer months when the pub is open all day. Food service resumed in July 2022.

If only the outside bar is open real ale may not be available.

Opening hours can vary and in the winter months are greatly reduced.

Historic Interest

History - The building was a bank until 1977 when it was converted to a pub. The pub name refers to the regular floods that occur on the adjoining Great Ouse river.

Regular ales

This pub serves 2 regular beers.

  • Elgood's Black Dog
  • Elgood's Cambridge Bitter

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  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • LocAle LocAle Accredited


  • Garden Garden

    Riverside patio.

  • Games Traditional Pub Games


  • LiveMusic Live Music

    Summer 2022 - Fridays at 8pm until September.

  • Newspapers Newspapers
  • RealFire Real Fire
  • Smoking Smoking Area
  • SportsTV Sports TV
  • WiFi Wifi

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Floods Tavern

27 The Broadway
St Ives
PE27 5BX

Sat Nav Reference

52.324839, -0.076367


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Nearby Bus Routes (500m)

Stagecoach: The Busway A & B; Whippet: 1A & The Busway C

From Bus Station and Station Road.

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Decorated for 1st World War anniversary - Nov 2018

Floods Tavern

27 The Broadway
St Ives
PE27 5BX

Pub Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • LocAle Accredited
  • Garden
  • Traditional Pub Games
  • Live Music
  • Newspapers
  • Real Fire
  • Smoking Area
  • Sports TV
  • Wifi
  • Close to Bus Routes

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