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Me maynard

Fabulous place to chill and actually listen to people talk. Excellent selection off beers and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
dbots44
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nottingham
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Well worth a visit

This is a nice pub to visit if you like real Ale, cider, wine and soft drinks. They do not serve... read more

Reviewed September 23, 2018
eric t
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Derby, United Kingdom
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The Chip & Pin is a micropub which specialises in cask conditioned beers served by gravity, directly from the cask. We also sell real ciders, bottled gluten-free beers, Samuel Smith's fruit beers, Fentimens soft drinks, and a small selection of...more
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous place to chill and actually listen to people talk. Excellent selection off beers and cider. #How to do it right.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank dbots44
BeerFriday, Owner at Chip and Pin Micropub, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for a great review, glad you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed September 23, 2018

This is a nice pub to visit if you like real Ale, cider, wine and soft drinks. They do not serve lager. The drinks are served the way they should be out of the barrel by hand without the aid of gas. There is no...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank eric t
BeerFriday, Owner at Chip and Pin Micropub, responded to this reviewResponded September 24, 2018

Thanks very much for your review, it says what we do in a nut-shell! Glad you appreciate it.

Reviewed September 20, 2018

Well worth a visit any time, a great pub with an ongoing selection of beer and cider. Dave, Elaine and all the staff are eager to serve, have a chat and there are some super snacks on offer,

Date of experience: September 2018
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BeerFriday, Owner at Chip and Pin Micropub, responded to this reviewResponded September 22, 2018

Thanks very much for your review Mr Heafield, glad you enjoy what we do and look forward to you visiting us again soon.

Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic little pub and service always given with a smile. Since first attending I have returned multiple times. Price was okay and the drinks selection changes frequently with keeps every visit fresh. Only down side is the size and qty of seats which can’t be...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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BeerFriday, Owner at Chip and Pin Micropub, responded to this reviewResponded September 9, 2018

Thanks for the great review Kev and glad you liked the cider. The Chip & Pin name is ironic, but alludes to the buildings former use as a bank, punning with a 4.5 gallon cask (a pin). We have considered card payments but with table...More

Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Luv this micro pub very friendly staff .a personal service very welcoming to our little dog Layla. The snacks are delicious pork pie with mustard and pickle. The wine for the ladies are very palatable too.very employable. 🍻🍺🥂

Date of experience: August 2018
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BeerFriday, Owner at Chip and Pin Micropub, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2018

Thanks for a great review Linda, hope we see you again soon!

Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

Great micro pub great choice of ales and cider.Very freindly people who run it and great staff. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
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BeerFriday, Owner at Chip and Pin Micropub, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Thanks for the great review Joanne, glad you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed August 19, 2018

Excellent gravy bones, always available on request. My humans visit regularly and enthuse about the beers & pork pies but mainly the atmosphere & friendliness of staff.More

Date of experience: August 2018
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BeerFriday, Owner at Chip and Pin Micropub, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2018

Thank you Poppy for your excellent review. It's always a pleasure to serve you with a gravy bone or five, and it's very nice of you to bring your humans along to the pub when you visit. I'm glad they enjoy the beers as much...More

Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

We found ourselves in Melbourne after wandering from the lodges we were staying in along the old railway. Melbourne surprised us with a nice looking butcher's, baker's and some other shops that suggests the area is pretty affluent. After wandering around the village centre we...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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BeerFriday, Owner at Chip and Pin Micropub, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2018

Many thanks for a wonderful review of our micropub. It is highly rewarding for us and our hardworking staff to get this kind of appreciative feed-back. Thank you once again and we hope to see you again if you are back in the area!

Reviewed July 25, 2018

This now well established micro pub continues to serve and excellent selection of changing ales and ciders and a few other bits and pieces always good quality and service

Date of experience: July 2018
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BeerFriday, Owner at Chip and Pin Micropub, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2018

Thanks for another great review Mike. Everyone associated with the C&P appreciates feed-back like yours that we are doing the right thing.

Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

What a lovely little pub! It was sad they have nowhere to sit outside as the weather was lovely but the atmosphere was great and staff welcoming and come to you to get your order! Everywhere was very clean, the toilet is the cleanest I’ve...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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BeerFriday, Owner at Chip and Pin Micropub, responded to this reviewResponded June 3, 2018

Thanks very much for your great review, and we are glad you liked your visit. We are also pleased you liked the cleanliness of our pub, especially our toilet, it is something we are very keen on. Hope to see you again!

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desgosling
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Response from ElaineCC2015 | Property representative |
Sorry for delay in responding. Yes we are dog friendly. Hope your dog enjoyed their visit.
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