The Real Ale Shop †

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371 Richmond Road, Twickenham, TW1 2EF
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Mon-Tues 12pm to 8pm ; Tues-Sat 10am to 9pm ; Sun 12pm to 7pm

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Spending most of our time in pubs swilling foreign lager pushed by multi-national breweries, the British nation has turned their back on their home-grown beer. Often looked on as the preserve of pensioners and Radio 3 listeners, real ale is actually an exciting, varied and relatively unknown drinking area. From a malty drop with a hint of honey, to a warming vanilla brew with cherry undertones and a hoppy finish, the diversity is enormous. The Real Ale Shop brings together top quality beers from micro-breweries across the country, previously only available to local drinkers.


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Richmond Tube Station
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St Margarets Railway Station
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Richmond Railway Station
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Richmond Riverside
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Richmond Hill Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £46† 40% off
Richmond Hill, TW10 | 12 minutes from The Real Ale Shop
Richmond Hill Hotel offers you the best of both worlds, a classic setting and a contemporary hotel. Steeped in history, character and charm the 17th Century ... More
Hilton London Syon Park
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel † from £95† 24% off
Syon Park, TW8 | 29 minutes from The Real Ale Shop
Seven miles from the city centre, London Syon Park brings a touch of contemporary luxury to London's urban countryside with 137 elegant rooms and suites, all ... More
Holiday Inn London Brentford Lock
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £60† 23% off
Commerce Road, TW8 | 35 minutes from The Real Ale Shop
If you want a place to stay that combines the sleepy, leafy charm of West London with access to the town centre, then you could hardly ... More
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Vivian's
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
2 Worple Way, Richmond Surrey, TW10 | 14 minutes from The Real Ale Shop
When it comes to fresh, farm produce head for Vivian’s on Worple Way. Hidden away on a side street outside the centre, a stunning Art Deco ... More
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Sandy's Fishmongers
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
56 King Street, Twickenham, Middlesex, TW1 | 22 minutes from The Real Ale Shop
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Oliver's Wholefoods Store
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
5 Station Approach, Kew, TW9 | 35 minutes from The Real Ale Shop
Oliver's in Kew is how wholefood stores used to be and we wish still were - the giant US-owned Wholefood Stores could learn a thing or ... More
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The Lion & Unicorn
London > Shopping > Books
19 King Street, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 | 6 minutes from The Real Ale Shop
A charming bookshop specialising in children's books, the Lion & Unicorn makes reading fun for kids. There's a real sense of community; they regularly run reader ... More
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Cycle Republic, Twickenham
London > Shopping > Sporting Goods
26-30 Kings Street, TW1 | 21 minutes from The Real Ale Shop
A cycling-only specialist store from Halfords, Cycle Republic opened its first London site in 2014 and now boasts several branches throughout the ... More
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Zita Elze
London > Shopping > Florists
287 Sandycombe Road, Kew, TW9 | 31 minutes from The Real Ale Shop
This wonderful flower shop in Kew is run by Zita Elze who won a silver-gilt medal in her RHS Chelsea Flower Show debut. Brazilian by birth, ... More
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Curzon Richmond
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
3 Water Lane, Richmond, TW9 | 4 minutes from The Real Ale Shop
The most petite member of the Curzon family, the 144-seat Curzon Richmond is also the one whose roots extend the furthest back. Built on the ... More
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The Bearcat Comedy Club
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
Turk's Head, 28 Winchester Road, TW1 | 11 minutes from The Real Ale Shop
The Turk's Head pub in St. Margarets, Twickenham is home to The Bearcat Comedy Club which occupies an old hall attached to the pub. Every Saturday ... More
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The Turk's Head
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
Winchester Road, St Margaret's, TW1 | 11 minutes from The Real Ale Shop
The Turk's Head pub in St. Margarets, Twickenham is home to The Bearcat comedy club which occupies an old hall attached to the pub. Every Saturday ... More
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Pottery Cafe
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
322 Richmond Road, East Twickenham, TW1 | 2 minutes from The Real Ale Shop
All Richmond mums know and love the Pottery Cafe - it's practically a rite of passage for new mums to take their ... More
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Marble Hill House
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Richmond Road, Twickenham, TW1 | 9 minutes from The Real Ale Shop
The waterside Palladian villa, Marble Hill House, was built for Henrietta Howard, the mistress of King George II when he was Prince of Wales. Set between ... More
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Ham House & Gardens
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Ham Street, Ham, Richmond, TW10 | 18 minutes from The Real Ale Shop
Perched on the edge of the River Thames and first built in 1610, this ornate but almost melancholic Stuart mansion combines extensive formal gardens with a ... More
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Fat Boys - Richmond
London > Restaurants > Thai restaurants
431 - 433 Richmond Road, TW1 | Same location as The Real Ale Shop
Thai Cuisine... More
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A Cena
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
418 Richmond Road, TW1 | 1 minute from The Real Ale Shop
This simple family-style Italian restaurant in East Twickenham was set up by Camilla Healy in December 2001 with a little help from friends and family (ex-colleague ... More
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Gaucho - Richmond
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
The Towpath, Richmond Riverside,, TW10 | 4 minutes from The Real Ale Shop
The Gaucho Grill boasts the finest Argentine steak (Bife de Lomo) in London. The consistently high quality is spread throughout all nine of its London venues. ... More
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The Kids Cookery School
London > Education > Cookery Courses
107 Gunnersbury Lane, W3 | 3.6 miles from The Real Ale Shop
The Kids' Cookery School in West London is a unique venue offering cookery classes and workshops for children aged three upwards. Children can have fun creating ... More
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The Artists Theatre School
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Ealing Studios, W5 | 3.6 miles from The Real Ale Shop
The Artists Theatre School provides Saturday drama workshops at Ealing Studios run by working actors for students in age groups from 5 years to adult. Fees ... More
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Wendell Park Primary School
London > Education >
Cobbold Road, W12 | 4.2 miles from The Real Ale Shop
A west London school for 3 to 11 year olds, Wendell Park Primary is housed a Victorian school on Cobbold Road overlooking ... More
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Ham House Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Ham Street, Ham, TW10 | 18 minutes from The Real Ale Shop
These extensive formal and historic gardens perched on the edge of the River Thames are attached to the 17th century Stuart mansion Ham House. In 1626 ... More
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Old Deer Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
187 Kew Road, Richmond, TW9 | 21 minutes from The Real Ale Shop
A great place to wander around and get lost, the Old Deer Park - which meanders from the edge of Richmond down to the Thames - ... More
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Richmond Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Park Office, Holly Lodge, TW10 | 24 minutes from The Real Ale Shop
Only 30 minutes or so from central London, Richmond Park is English countryside as you might imagine it depicted in a glossily illustrated Robin Hood story: ... More
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The White Cross
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Riverside, Off Water Lane, TW9 | 4 minutes from The Real Ale Shop
Whet your whistle with a pint at Richmond's suitably historic White Cross pub. Right on the river, but still in the very centre of town not ... More
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St Margarets Pub & Dining
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
107 St Margarets Road, TW1 | 7 minutes from The Real Ale Shop
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White Swan
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Riverside, Twickenham, TW1 | 15 minutes from The Real Ale Shop
With probably one of the most idyllic settings of any of London's pubs, the White Swan is well worth a visit if you're in this neck ... More
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Vinoteca Chiswick
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
18 Devonshire Road, W4 | 3.4 miles from The Real Ale Shop
Vinoteca opens 7th October 2013. Vinoteca has been doing a fine job of serving fine wines in an informal setting since the company opened its first ... More
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Munki
London > Nightlife > Bars
12 Putney High Street, SW15 | 4.2 miles from The Real Ale Shop
Cocktails for cheeky monkeys are served at Munki, a late night bar offering sophisticated drinks at a 100-cover venue split over three floors and overlooking Putney ... More
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Tea Box
London > Nightlife > Bars
7 Paradise Road, TW9 | 7 minutes from The Real Ale Shop
Mostly the pick of London's traditional afternoon teas are found within the city's top hotels. But the Tea Box in Richmond's Paradise Road exists only to ... More
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Petersham Nurseries
London > Business > Venue Hire
Off Petersham Road, Petersham, Richmond, TW10 | 14 minutes from The Real Ale Shop
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Orleans House Gallery
London > Business > Venue Hire
Riverside, Twickenham, TW1 | 15 minutes from The Real Ale Shop
Orleans House Gallery is sited in a picturesque woodland garden by the Thames at Twickenham. The gallery hosts†a lively programme of temporary exhibitions while the adjacent ... More
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Ham House & Gardens
London > Business > Venue Hire
Ham Street, Richmond-upon-Thames, TW10 | 18 minutes from The Real Ale Shop
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