The Tap End
Preston, PR2 1HX

The Tap End
Preston, PR2 1HX

Cask Beers Available

Cask Beers Available

Manning - Duff Man

Duff Man - 5.2%

Duff Man


5.2% abv

A hoppy pale beer.

Black Lodge - My Elusive Dream

My Elusive Dream - 4%

My Elusive Dream

Black Lodge

4% abv

Extra pale ale with Idaho 7 and Galaxy hops. Aromas of tropical and citrus fruits and grapefruit mango notes on the pallet, with a pine finish! Vegan friendly.

Red Rose - Paddy O'Hackers

Paddy O'Hackers - 4.6%

Paddy O'Hackers

Red Rose

4.6% abv

Thick, black and a creamy head. Roast barley flavour with a hint of bitterness to suit. Massive barley aroma and a nice chewy fullness on the palate. A meal in itself.

Lancaster - Chestnut Red

Chestnut Red - 4.5%

Chestnut Red


4.5% abv

This red-coloured seasonal ale is packed full of roasted chestnuts and redcurrants, resulting in a rich aroma, warming character and generous spicy and fruity notes throughout.

Craft Keg Available

Farm Yard - Splish Splash

Splish Splash - 4.5%

Splish Splash

Farm Yard

4.5% abv

Brewed with a little help from our friends at the North West Beer Appreciation Society we brewed this session IPA packed to the gills with Citra, Mosaic, Sabro and Motueka hops for a citrus, tropical and floral profile with a low bitterness to let the fruit shine through.

Neptune - Amongst The Waves

Amongst The Waves - 4.2%

Amongst The Waves


4.2% abv

A refreshing Saaz hopped German Pilsner with floral notes leading to a light hop bitterness and a dry crisp finish. Vegan friendly.

Pomona Island - Factotum

Factotum - 4%


Pomona Island

4% abv

A delicious and thoroughly smashable pale ale at 4%. Light, juicy and balanced just reet. This is an all day, everyday, any day, today PA.

Wiper and True - Kaleidoscope

Kaleidoscope - 4.2%


Wiper and True

4.2% abv

A combination of three different hops to create a seasonally evolving flavour profile. The aim - to create a beer that is harmonious, bright and refreshing.

Ciders & Perries Available

South West Orchards - Original

Original - 5%


South West Orchards

5% abv

This is made with a blend of the finest West Country Cider apples, such as Yarlington Mill, Harry's Master and Dabinett, plus a small amount of dessert apple to give the cider a fruity bite. The cider is fermented under ambient conditions, and then allowed to mature naturally for at least three months.

Coming Soon

Three B's - Stoker's Slake

Stoker's Slake - 3.6%

Stoker's Slake

Three B's

3.6% abv

A traditional dark mild, roast malt aromas and creamy chocolate notes.

Red Rose - Czechmate

Czechmate - 3.8%


Red Rose

3.8% abv

A most delightful VERY pale ale. Strawberry and bubblegum aroma with grapefruit and pineapple citrus flavour.

Red Rose - Rat Trap

Rat Trap - 4.3%

Rat Trap

Red Rose

4.3% abv

Light clear dry citrus hoppy pale ale.

Lancaster - Zeus

Zeus - 4.1%



4.1% abv

Pale, with a hint of citrus and a hoppy aftertaste.

Neptune - Mosaic

Mosaic - 4.5%



4.5% abv

A delicious Mosaic single hopped pale ale, vibrant tropical fruit aromas with bursts of blueberry, papaya, mango and passion fruit are rounded off with an enhanced grapefruit bitterness. Vegan friendly.

Beartown - Conquer

Conquer - 4.5%



4.5% abv

Pale, roasted and crystal malts delicately combined to give a warming hint of toffee and caramel backed by an unmistakable hoppy punch in this winter red ale. Vegan friendly.

Siren - Suspended In Centennial

Suspended In Centennial - 4%

Suspended In Centennial


4% abv

Centennial is an absolute favourite hop for craft brewers world wide, so it's no surprise that we've brought Suspended in Centennial back for a second outing. This time, with Simcoe and Ekuanot backing it up, the hop provides big aromas of mango and fruit juice. The flavour is full of citrus, resinous hop character and again, lots of mango, with a lemony zing towards the end.

Pomona Island - Cruffatin

Cruffatin - 4.1%


Pomona Island

4.1% abv

A proper pint of bitter.

Three B's - Bee Blonde

Bee Blonde - 4%

Bee Blonde

Three B's

4% abv

A refreshing pale bitter with a well balanced grain and hop taste. Light, dry and citrusy. Great for summer days!

Snowhill - Blonded

Blonded - 3.9%



3.9% abv

Blonde ale, well balanced hops and apple fruitiness lead to a sharp bitter finish.

Black Lodge - Running Out Of Alibis

Running Out Of Alibis - 4.2%

Running Out Of Alibis

Black Lodge

4.2% abv

Best Bitter with sweet caramel malt notes on the palate, balanced by bitterness from the Cascade hops.

Siren - Lumina

Lumina - 4.2%



4.2% abv

Our shining light, glowing with juicy tropical fruit notes. Hoppy aromas of mango and pineapple guide you towards explosive flavour, flashes of delicate citrus highlights and refreshing balanced bitterness. Our epiphany of a session beer drinks with a pillowy soft mouthfeel and pours with a beautiful light haze.

Red Rose - Too Wet To Woo

Too Wet To Woo - 3.8%

Too Wet To Woo

Red Rose

3.8% abv

Copper coloured 'Northern' bitter. Full on malty flavour, yet sharp with complex bitterness and a caramel, liquorice finish and a hint of citrus.

Farm Yard - Gulf

Gulf - 5.8% (keg)

Gulf (keg)

Farm Yard

5.8% abv

This IPA has been given multiple kettle and dry hop additions. You will get a nose packed full of tropical and pine aroma. The malty backbone allows this resinous IPA go down too easily.

Siren - Soundwave

Soundwave - 5.6% (keg)

Soundwave (keg)


5.6% abv

Welcome to tropical hop heaven. Soundwave is eminently drinkable, full of flavour and subtle with bitterness. Our most famous beer pours with an inviting haze, while big-hitting American hops deliver fruit notes in abundance and a trademark resinous finish.

Also Available


Hofmeister Helles 5.0%

No Description.

Budvar Pilsner 5.0%

Czech pilsner

Invincibles Export 4.0%

Crisp export style lager


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The Tap End is in the Central Lancashire CAMRA branch area.