Real Ale Trail

Real Ale Trail

Macclesfield boasts a fantastic choice of pubs that serve the best ales from both local breweries and micro breweries around the country. We’ll be creating a more in depth ‘Real Ale Trail’ for 2018. In the mean time you can create your own trail by visiting some of the pubs featured below.

We’re just updating this section over the next few days!

Real Ale Trail

The Old Ship Inn

Old Ship Inn

The Old Ship Inn in Macclesfield is an old traditional local pub located on Beach Lane, about a 10 minute walk from the town centre. The pub has a reputation for it's friendly staff...
The Macc

The Macc

The Macc in Macclesfield offer an unrivalled selection of cask ales, continental lagers, bottled beers and craft beers. Seven hand pumps serve the best cask ale from all the top micro-breweries, both local and national,...

RedWillow Macclesfield

Owned by the RedWillow brewery, the pub is a beer lovers dream with a long bar, pump after pump of unique ales plus a great selection of spirits including a fantastic gin selection. You can also...
The Treacle Tap

The Treacle Tap

The Treacle Tap in Macclesfield pride themselves on serving some of the best real ales in the area. With three constantly rotating real ale hand-pulls, a great range of bottled beers, wines and spirits,...
The church house inn

The Church House Inn – Bollington

The Church House Inn in Bollington Village has been renowned for its quality food & real ales for several years, appearing in the good food guide of Great Britain and also appearing the in...
The Park Tavern

The Park Tavern

The Park Tavern in Macclesfield is a popular community focused pub, serving award winning ale from the Bollington Brewing Co, guest ales and larger from the Taddington Brewery in Buxton, all served in a...
Five Clouds Macclesfield

Five Clouds Tap And Bottle

Five Clouds Tap And Bottle in Macclesfield is a popular and unique bar, dedicated to serving artisan beers on tap and bottled, many brewed themselves in their own small gypsy brewery in the town. Five...
The Wharf In Macclesfield

The Wharf

The Wharf in Macclesfield is one of the towns award winning freehouse public houses and a renown live music venue. You can regularly enjoy gigs from local musicians, big band jazz and solo acoustic...