Preston voted 20th in the UK for its pub scene

Posted on - 26th November, 2021 - 7:00am | Author - | Posted in - Food & Drink, Preston News, Pubs, What's On in Preston
Plug and Taps in Lune Street Pic: Blog Preston
Plug and Taps in Lune Street Pic: Blog Preston

Preston has been voted as one of the top craft drinking destinations in the UK.


A  new study from Bionic set out to uncover Britain’s best craft drinking destinations and the cities where pub-goers can find the most pubs in each location.

The study combined data on customer reviews, number of unique beers and the number of top rated pubs and microbreweries in each city to create an index ranking.

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It also looked at the most popular pints to share on social media and which independent beers are each generation’s favourite. 

Preston ranked as the 20th best for UK winter bar crawl – with over 700 independent pubs to choose from.

In total there are 713 pubs for punters to wander between and find a new favourite place to meet with friends and family for a pint this winter.

Plug and Taps is the perfect destination in Preston for those who are passionate about craft beer and real ale, or, there is the Plau Gin and Beer House, a cosy location to try out some of the best beer.

Preston has received a 7 star rating for pub location meaning there is always a pub nearby no matter where you are.

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Will you be going on a winter pub crawl this year? Let us know in the comments below.

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