THE MILKING PARLOUR

est. 2020

THE TOLLGATE BREWERY TAP...SOUTHWOOD HOUSE FARM, STAUNTON LANE, CALKE, DERBYSHIRE LE65 1RG

Opened on 4th July 2020, The Milking Parlour is the Tollgate Brewery Tap, inside the rustic interior of an old dairy shed, overlooking the brewery itself and set within the stunning surrounds of the National Trusts Calke Abbey estate.

There is ample outside drinking space overlooking fields and the historic outbuildings of the old Southwood House dairy farm. Serving a wide range of Tollgate cask and keg beer as well as bottle off-sales in the shop space. In case it rains, we have several areas of covered space to keep your pint dry too.

Family friendly. Parking available. Dogs (well behaved and on leads), walkers and cyclists welcome. Currently observing current Government Covid Guidelines for outside drinking – please wait to be seated on arrival, all members of the party over the age of 16 must scan the QR code with their NHS app or sign in, observe 2m distance, table service only and the rule of 6 applies.

We will be serving wood-fired pizzas in from midsummer 2021, cooked in our very own monster pizza oven and kitchen. Part of our latest development in the Threshing Barn. See social for the latest news.

Now open for outdoor drinking only during the following hours…

Monday           12noon – 9pm

Tuesday       12noon – 9pm

Wednesday     12noon – 9pm

Thursday     12noon – 9pm

Friday          12noon – 9pm

Saturday     12noon – 9pm

Sunday          12noon – 5pm

No bookings being taken at this time.

Still offering a 4pint cask ale delivery delivery service on Fridays & Saturdays from 4pm. Click here for more info.

We will be holding regular food nights – for more details check on social media