Arvon Ale House

Arvon House
Temple Street
Llandrindod Wells
Powys LD1 5DP

Tel: 07477 627267

The first micropub in this part of Wales. Sensibly priced beers are sourced from Wales, the borders and the Midlands and at least four real ciders are offered. Formed out of former shop premises, the pub is small and perfectly formed. It's a proper alehouse for the quiet enjoyment of beer with no extraneous attractions.

Ascot Tapproom

3 Victoria Buildings
Mostyn Avenue
LL30 1YU


Opened November 2018. This is the sister pub to Tapps, and is a one-roomed very small micropub with a capacity of sixteen. There is no bar, other than a large central barrel serving this purpose, in order to increase the size of the drinking area.

Bay Hop

The Metropole
17 Penrhyn Road
Colwyn Bay
LL29 8LG


This micropub and bottle shop opened in August 2016. Two large barrel tables are available for vertical drinkers and attractive high backed wooden settles for those who can't stand drinking. At least five ciders and perries on offer from the fridge behind the bar as well as five changing cask ales.

Boss Brewery Tap

176 Neath Road
Swansea SA1 2JT
Tel: 01792 450978 / 01792 456689


Brewery taproom for the Boss Brewing Company. Its located in a separate single-story building to the brewery itself, on the left as you enter the courtyard. Its only open on weekends, but as the Liberty Sports Stadium is across the road, it can get very busy on match days! No real ale available, but a range of the breweries craft ales are usually on offer.

Bottle & Barrel

14 Cambrian Place
SY23 1NT

Tel: 01970 625888

The premises is divided into three rooms. At the front of the building is relaxed area with comfy armchairs and wooden tables, and at the rear a number of booth-like high tables. At the very back is a small garden. A mixture of Welsh products and National guest beers as its main focus with eight keg lines, and up to two real ale pumps. There is also a selection of Welsh Gins and Mead.

Brecon Tap

6 Bulwark

Tel: 01874 622353

Three or four varying guest ales, often from Welsh breweries, sometimes further afield. There is also an interesting range of international and UK craft ales. Bottled beers, wines, craft spirits and local artisan produce are available for off-sales.

Butterfly Collector

50a Holton Road
CF63 4HE

Tel: 07542 673794

The Vale of Glamorgan's first micropub opened in August 2018. It has a single room with no bar - customers are served at the table with blackboards displaying the drinks on offer. As well as up to eight (predominantly Welsh) cask ales on gravity it serves a couple of craft keg beers and over a dozen real ciders plus a selection of quality wines, artisan spirits and soft drinks.

Cathays Beer House

109 Crwys Road
CF24 4NF


Micropub that opened in December 2018. Currently serving up to four ales on gravity, and a small selection of boxed ciders. Craft bottles and cans have their own menu.
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