Welcome to Ely’s multi-award winning Micropub, our ethos is to make your visit as warm and welcoming as possible, we serve a wide range of real ales and ciders, local Ely Gins, English Whisky and Vodka, and an extensive range of soft drinks including mocktails.

We are also the only pub in Ely to have a Key Keg system, with two key keg beers usually on at a time.

If you want to eat some food with your drink then we also offer Cheese Platters, Meat Platters, local Pork Pies, Sandwich Rolls and other snacks.

We have won Ely & District’s Cider house of the year, city pub of the year & best of all overall pub of the year. We routinely offer at least 20 ciders & 10 ales. If you’re not sure what you would like to have, then ask & you’ll get some excellent advice from the staff & regulars on ones to try.

We have been listed as a place to visit in Which magazine along with being number 1 for Ely’s bars & Ely nightlife on trip-adviser. Both our staff & regulars are very friendly & will try & make you feel comfortable & welcome.

Also if you can’t stay or you want to continue to enjoy our excellent range of Beers or Cider elsewhere we can offer you 2 or 4 pint takeouts.

29a Forehill


Welcome to The Drayman’s Son, Ely, Cambridgeshire