Campaign for Real Ale

Campaign for Real Ale

Ale Taster

25 Russell Street
St Neots
PE19 1BA
Telephone(01480) 581368
Real AleQuiet PubFamily FriendlyGardenGamesCiderParkingSmokingDog Friendly
Opening times: Mon and Tue 16:00-21:00; Wed–Fri 16:00-23:00; Sat 12:00-23:00; Sun 12:00-18:00

See more about this pub on WhatPub, CAMRA's national pub guide.

A traditional, small back-street pub which reopened on the 24th February. It is operated in the style of a micro pub. Renamed by the enthusiastic new owners, was previously the Hog & Partridge. It features up to six changing beers, which are served from stillage behind the bar. Also available are upto nine real ciders and a perry. The owners source beer and cider from local producers as much as possible. Three large fridges display a wide selection of bottled beers from around the world. The pub encourages conversation, with quiet background music and no electronic machines. Traditional bar games can be played here. The owners are happy to chat about their beers. Sunday closing time may vary depending on business. Directions - from St Neots High Street take New Road and Russell Street is on the right, around 5 minutes walk. If arriving by car use Tebbutts Road car park, the pub being accessed by using the passageway at the rear of the car park.


  • Huntingdonshire CAMRA Branch Pub of the Year 2022
  • Huntingdonshire CAMRA Urban Pub of the Year 2022 & 2019 & 2018
  • Huntingdonshire CAMRA Cider Pub of the Year 2019 & 2018
  • Huntingdonshire CAMRA Most Improved Urban Pub of the Year 2017