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The Wheeltapper

Open Now: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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Friendly staff, the variety of beer was fantastic and I love the touch when you can write on the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Newport, United Kingdom
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I will be back soon!

This place was recommended to me by a friend so I thought I’d give it a go. Went in on a Wednesday... read more

Reviewed February 3, 2019
Dave S
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The Wheeltapper is a modern bar situated on Woodgate in Loughborough. Specialising in real ale and craft beer on draught.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
60 Woodgate, Loughborough LE11 2TZ, England
+44 1509 230829
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff, the variety of beer was fantastic and I love the touch when you can write on the tables. Really enjoyed and would definitely come back!

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Tom976
Reviewed February 3, 2019

This place was recommended to me by a friend so I thought I’d give it a go. Went in on a Wednesday evening, a mixture of old and new music being played and a friendly barman who was happy to chat guided me through the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Dave S
Reviewed January 27, 2019 via mobile

Been here a few times now for the comedy and it does not disappoint! There’s always around 5/6 comedians (professionals who are usually trying out some new material) and it’s free entry but a chance to pay what you want if you think it was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Zoe W
Reviewed January 26, 2019 via mobile

Another great night with the staff behind the bar laughing and great fun lifestyle friendly and welcome 4 legged friends great place not to mention working with beers4coeliacs for regular gf beers

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank LeicestershireSim
Reviewed January 26, 2019

We hadn’t been here before but noticed, as we were walking past, that there was a free comedy night on. In Loughborough! We went in and were pleasantly surprised by the selection of cask and craft ales, Yeast (on draught) by Northern Monk/Verdant was particularly...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Daisy S
Reviewed October 17, 2018

Nice place to grab a pint in the evening - the bar staff know their stuff and there's a regular changing selection of a number of beer styles - some unusual / hard to get types like American Wild and Berlinerweisse. Prices are reasonable overall...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank ジェイ久 丘
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

When this opened, one of their key selling points was a large selection of craft beers. They seem to have abandoned this now. A poor selection of beers, and most are mass produced crap. Bar staff seem disinterested and just not bothered. Can’t see it...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank darrenhepworth
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

Went in on spec with friends and was immediately taken with the decor (post-industrial chic) though it could use a few plants to soften the overall effect. Lots of beers to choose from, both craft and cask. Delicious pizzas (only a fiver) freshly made. The...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Paul H
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

A recent refurb has changed this restaurant into a more cool bar with a shabby kind of feel. Very friendly service , nice gins, great beers and pizza too!

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Alison23lufbra
Reviewed July 15, 2018

I was very taken about about the harsh under 18,s rule. Thankfully the Organ Grinder only just a few steps away allows women, kids and my four legged friend. I look forward to trying the pizza in 6 years when my son will be allowed...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Julie B
January 29, 2019|
Response from Alethea2112 | Property representative |
We opened on 19 April 2018