Royal Oak InnBongate
Opening times: 8-midnight, 11-11 Mon-Sat; 8-midnight, 11-11 Sun
Regular beers: Hawkshead Bitter, Copper Dragon Best Bitter, Black Sheep Best Bitter
Stylish, roadside former coaching inn, on road east out of town. Splendid tap room resplendent with oak paneling and old school photographs; separate lounge bar.