The Drapers Arms
Bristol, BS7 8TZ

The Drapers Arms
Bristol, BS7 8TZ

Cask beers available

Cask beers available

Old Slug - 4.5%

Old Slug


4.5% abv

A delicious traditional porter with a full bodied taste of chocolate, coffee, blackcurrant and black cherry with a good aroma. A near black colour with a good white head when served through a tight sparkler.

Digger's Gold - 4%

Digger's Gold

Grey Trees

4% abv

Grey Trees’ modern CAMRA award-winning golden ale. Alive with fresh citrus aromas which leave a subtle bitterness. Crafted with Marris Otter pale malt, US hops, Welsh water and Grey Trees’ passion.

Cascade - 4.2%



4.2% abv

A well balanced pale session ale with a fresh zesty finish.

Gorge Best - 4%

Gorge Best


4% abv

A distinguished best bitter with warm malt flavours and a clean bitter finish. Brewed using the highest quality Pale ale, Maris Otter, Wheat, Crystal and Roasted malts and hopped with a blend of Challenger, Goldings and East Kent Goldings whole hops.

Lockdown Love - 4.6%

Lockdown Love


4.6% abv

Hazy blonde, hoppy ale. An all-new recipe by our Head Brewer Will - brewed as a thank you to all our customers for their support in these difficult times.

Bristol Best - 4%

Bristol Best


4% abv

Our flagship beer; a classic best bitter to suit the Bristol palate. Based on a Sixties recipe using all-British malt and hops. It is temptingly copper in colour with a malty aroma and is notably well balanced with malt and biscuity tones, polished off by a satisfyingly bitter finish.

Bristol Blonde - 3.8%

Bristol Blonde


3.8% abv

Citrus aroma full of fresh lemons and spicy zest. The mouth is filled with vanilla malt and left with a long and satisfying bitter finish. An easy-drinking “session beer” with a character, refreshing at any time of year.

Old Higby - 4.8%

Old Higby

Great Western

4.8% abv

A premium bitter dark red in colour with an incredible mouth feel. The Bramling Cross hops give a slight berry infusion creating a very moreish premium bitter.

Crack Hops - 4.2%

Crack Hops

Twisted Oak

4.2% abv

The paler, hoppier sister of Crack Gold containing ludicrous amounts of American hops.

Cloudburst Porter - 4.6%

Cloudburst Porter

Froth Blowers

4.6% abv

A dark red beer with a fruity nose giving way to a subtle bitter finish.

Red Wing - 5.1%

Red Wing

Three Engineers

5.1% abv

Deep red ale with a rich (almost sweet) malty taste and lightly bittered for balance.

Coming Soon

Nor'Hop - 4.1%



4.1% abv

This ultra-pale ale is brewed with a limited availability hop from America to impart a pronounced floral and citric quality to the beer, with honey and elderflower in the nose.

Tiers Of Despair - 5.2%

Tiers Of Despair


5.2% abv

Brewed using the finest extra pale and cara malts and double dry hopped with an infusion of Chinook, Ahtanum, Nelson Sauvin, Cascade and Amarillo hops. Expect an explosion of tropical fruits on the nose and insane hop flavours balanced with the cara malt backbone. In times of despair we all need our spirits lifted.

PG Steam - 4%

PG Steam


4% abv

This complex multi layered ale has a floral hop aroma with medium bodied hop, bitter taste with some fruit and sweetness.

Drover's Return - 5%

Drover's Return

Cotswold Lion

5% abv

A strong ruby coloured bitter. Just enough hop to keep it interesting, but lets the malt shine through.

Double Hopped Pale Ale - 4.2%

Double Hopped Pale Ale


4.2% abv

Hopped in the boil and during fermentation, with Ahtanum hops and the wonderfully aromatic Simcoe hop, to produce a flavour sensation.

Maiden Voyage - 4%

Maiden Voyage

Great Western

4% abv

A traditional English bitter. Chestnut in colour, first impressions of fresh bitterness are brought upon by the finest Fuggle hops, with slight nutty, caramel undertones followed by a bitter-sweet finish.

Golden IPA - 4.5%

Golden IPA


4.5% abv

Rich and full bodied IPA, using Citra, Cascade and Mosaic hops. A robust, fruity flavoured ale.

C Bomb - 4.7%

C Bomb


4.7% abv

Heavily hopped golden bitter brewed with a small amount of caramalt and plenty of Citra hops. Strong citrus and tropical tones of grapefruit, melon, lime, gooseberry, passion fruit and lychee.

Pitchfork - 4.3%



4.3% abv

A golden bitter with floral, citric hop aroma. It has a predominantly hoppy flavour which is slight sweet and fruity.

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