Campaign for Real Ale

Campaign for Real Ale

Pubs that are re-opening from April 12th

Thursday 1 April 2021

We are aware of the following pubs opening their beer gardens from April 12th ... 

Lord Harrowby, Dudley Road Grantham. Open 12 noon to 8pm.

The Green Man Ropsley, Tue to Sat 11am to11pm, Sundays 11am to 10:30 pm.

The Five Bells Claypole, Mon to Fri 4pm to 9:30pm, Sat 2pm to 9:30pm, Sunday 12pm to 8pm.

Blue Pig Grantham. No details currently available.

Royal Queen Grantham. Monday 12th April 12-9, Tues, Wed, Thurs 4-8pm, Fri 2-9pm, Sat 12-9pm, Sun 12-8pm These are the times for the opening week.

This list is still being updated and I would appreciate any information about pubs that are reopening for outside service on 12th April especially revised opening hours. Contact me at

The Thorold has been removed from the list as we have been advised that it is not re-opening yet.

Angel Inn Open from 12 Noon 7days a week

Black Dog (Grantham) Pre-booking only 9:30am - 10pm

Blue Cow Inn (South Witham) Open daily from noon to whenever, kitchen from 5:30pm

Blue Pig (Grantham) Opening on the 12th

Brownlow Arms Don’t normally open on a Monday but will be, drinks only, pre booking required

Castle Inn (Castle Bytham) They will be opening alongside their now well established farm shop.

Cross Swords (Skillington) Open on the 12th Monday evening 5-8, then Fri Sat Sun midday to close inc Bank Holidays

Crown and Anchor (Welby) Drinks and food, Pre-booking for the 4 covered tables, all others first come basis.

Dirty Duck (Woolsthorpe) Reopening, food and drink available no prebooking required first come / first served

Fighting Cocks (Corby Glenn) Reopening and pre booking required

Five Bells (Claypole) Reopening 12th April, please book

Fox and Hounds (Castle Bytham) Details to follow on Facebook

Green Man (Ropsley) Tue to Sat 11am to11pm, Sundays 11am to 10:30 pm.

Griffin Inn (Irnham) 7 days a week

Hare and Hounds (Fulbeck) Food and Drink booking advisable

Houblon Arms (Oasby) Opening at weekends only after 12th weather permitting. Food and drink available. Prebooking prefered

Lord Harrowby (Grantham) Opening 12-8pm (later if custom is there). Pre-booking available with 9 walk-in tables also

New Inn (Folkingham) Open from 5pm on the 12th. Annual beer festival planned for July 24th

Priory (Grantham)Opening with limited menu

Recruiting Sergeant (Great Gonerby) Reopening for drinks on 12th, no prebooking needed. Food only at weekends to start

Red Lion (Caythorpe) Reopening at weekends only, food and drink available, prebooking advisable

Red Lion (Newton) Open 7 days 12-8 booking advised

Royal Oak (Swayfield) Open from 5pm for the first week

Royal Queen (Grantham) Open for drinks only from the 12th Mon 12-9pm Tues/Wed/Thur 4-8pm Fri 2-9pm Sat 12-9pm Sun12-8pm

Six Bells (Witham on the Hill) Reopening, food & drink available prebooking required will call bookings back on the day as weather dependent.

Stag Inn (Barkston) Opening from 15th of April Thurs Fri Sat 12 -8 and Sun 12-6

The Chequers (Woolsthorpe) Reopening on Monday 12-7 for drinks and dining outside

The Eden (Grantham) Opening on the 15th for drinks and food no pre-booking required

The Reindeer (Long Bennington) Opening Friday 16th April. Fridays/Saturdays/Sundays. Bar 12-10pm Food 12-3 each day and 5-8 Fri/Sat

Tollemarche Inn (Grantham) Opening 12th April for food and drink

Waggon and Horses (Caythorpe) Opening 12th April must reserve a table

Wheatsheaf (Dry Doddington) Reopening but food only available Wed-Sunday, Prefer pre bookings

Whistlestop (Grantham) Open on Platform one. Mon 12pm - , Tues - closed, Wed 12 - 6, Thurs - 12 - 7, Fri/Sat - 12 - 10:30, Sun - closed till further notice.

White Lion (Colsterworth) Wed 5-8 Fri & Sat 12-8 Sun 12-6

Woodys (Ancaster) Open from the 12th daily. Garden area 11am - 9pm with food 12-8

Members of Grantham Camra Branch enjoying a visit to the Whistle Stop Grantham on 12th April 2021. Chair, Treasurer and Webmaster enjoying opening day at the Whistle Stop Grantham