Sameyness is stupid. That’s why at Northern Whisper Brewing Co, we take traditional techniques and add in a few modern twists of our own. Keeps things interesting. We love our heritage but we’re also proud of our new ideas, so by combining these two things we’ve created a truly unique range of beers. Try them. You’ll see what we mean. We have a spacious and adequately sized tap room situated adjacent to Rawtenstall market. Serving an astonishing range of traditional cask and keg ales, along with the best selection of gins, wines and spirits.
Brewery Tap, 18 Newchurch Road, Rawtenstall BB4 7QX
Wednesday: 12pm – 10pm
Thursday: 12pm – 11pm
Friday: 12pm – 12am
Saturday: 10am – 12am
Sunday: 12pm – 11pm
A micro-pub with a big heart! Situated in Rawtenstall’s delightful cobbled Bank Street, Hopconjures a pleasant and congenial venue so reminiscent of the traditional local pub. With 6 hand-pulled cask ales always on offer supported by 6 keg craft beers, lager, cider and a wide range of spirits (especially delicious gins), Hop affords ample interest for all tastes with the focus on the real ale aficionado as we have 5 of the cask beers constantly changing and supported by the houses’ own ale. The pub is on three levels and has an attractive beer garden.
70 Bank Street, Rawtenstall BB4 8EG
Monday: 11am – 9pm
Tuesday – Wednesday: 11am – 10pm
Thursday – Saturday: 11am – 10:30pm
Sunday: 11am – 9pm
Situated in the heart of Rawtenstall at the terminus of the 12 mile East Lancashire Railway line, Buffer Stops bar offers a range of highly acclaimed ales and ciders, as well as continental beers and lagers and traditional pub snacks.This CAMRA award-winning pub boasts one of the best beer gardens around overlooking the line and plays host to a variety of themed evenings from live music nights to pub quizzes.
Rawtenstall Railway Station, Rawtenstall BB4 6AG
Monday – Tuesday: 11am – 9pm
Wednesday: 11am – 10pm
Thursday – Friday: 11am – 11pm
Saturday: 10am – 11pm
Sunday: 10am – 10pm
The Blind Tiger bars were started as they wanted a safe relaxed space where people could enjoy music in a warm, welcoming and friendly atmosphere. drinks from around the world including, gin bar, hot drinks and light snacks served throughout the day. Open Mic night every Wednesday, Live music every weekend, all day live music festivals and jam nights throughout the year. The Blind Tiger was established in 2004 and have welcomed bands to our stages that have gone on to have number one albums and play worldwide festivals.
1 Brook Street, Rawtenstall BB4 6AA
Wednesday: 3pm – 12am
Weekends: 3pm – 2am
Barrels is the newly refurbished Conservative Club, a warm friendly atmosphere where everyone is welcome. Live artists at least every other Saturday. We stock 30 different gins and offer a speciality “Gin of the Week”. Come and try one of our gins garnished with fresh fruits to enhance the taste. We also hold a varied selection of cask ales which differ from week to week. There is no entrance fee on the door, membership is available at £12.00 per annum, £10.00 senior membership which gives you the discount card currently offering 5%from all bar sales.
3 Grange Crescent, Rawtenstall BB4 7QT
Wednesday: 8pm – 11pm
Thursday: 1pm – 11pm
Friday: 1pm – 1am
Saturday: 12pm – 1am
Sunday: 12:30pm – 10pm