White LionTamworth Road
Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic this pub is currently offering additional services:
Re opens 5th July, check website for new trading conditions
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Friendly, local two roomed pub. Six handpumps, four ciders. Winner Erewash Valley Summer pub of the Year 2012. Large pub garden makes it ideal in summer. Now serves wood fired pizzas, oven open Fridays and Saturdays. Background music inside but outside the music is sometimes noticeable. A large screen TV is also outside for sporting events. Bar billiards a well used attraction. Occasional beer festivals. Close to Sawley Marina. Ideal for a quiet pint, dog friendly. The pub dates back to the 18th century and is opposite the historic Sawley Parish Church. Free function room for up to 40 people. GBG entry 2014,2015.2016 and 2018, 2019 Brewing under the Old Sawley Brewing Company which is built on site. Now normally has five beers on from their own range. GBG entry 2020