Category Archives: Harrogate

North Bar honours original Oktoberfest traditions!

Seven Bavarian breweries (5 in Munich, 2 just outside) Seven beautiful bars (5 in Leeds, 2 just outside) Oktoberfest rules In accordance with the strict rules which govern the annual celebrations in Munich, beer that is served in the official Oktoberfest tents must meet a specific set of criteria which dictates that all official Oktoberfestbier should be brewed within the […]

JOB ALERT! Marketing & Events Co-ordinator

The Marketing & Events Co-ordinator is responsible for driving the visibility and credibility of our brands.  The candidate would support the team to implement the strategic objectives for all 7 North Bar venues plus the North Brewing Co brewery and tap. Joining our team would put you at the heart of a ridiculously fast-paced environment, where […]

Sour Beer and Lambic Weekend @ North Bar Harrogate

12th – 13th August Summer is for sours! Join us as we crack open some special 700ml bottles that we’ve been saving in our cellar for a special occasion. An absolute must for longtime sour fans and anyone else with a taste for curiously tangy treats! All served with some fantastic cheese and meats from […]

Aperitivo and Antipasti Weekend @ North Bar Harrogate

5th – 6th August We thought about calling this a “Hambo Italiano Weekend” but decided against it. It will be Aperol Aplenty (another rejected name) on our special cocktail menu featuring Campari, Negroni and a load of other tasty spritzes. Nibbles served from 4pm till 7pm in true aperitivo style. Molto bene. Arrivederci!

20 Years of North Bar #NB20

July 1st marked the 20th anniversary of North Bar. Here we are, 7 bars and a brewery later. 2017 has been a fantastic year, on Monday we were voted ‘Best IPA in 2017’ in the Imbibe ‘IPA Challenge’ at Olympia, we’ve won Best Brewery Pub Company in The Publican Awards, Best New Brewery in West […]

#NB20 Fundraising Year – £20k for St Gemma’s Hospice

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the flagship North Bar in Leeds,we’ll  be using the momentous occasion to launch #NB20: Our mission to raise £20,000 for St. Gemma’s Hospice, a charity which does wonderful things for people in the Leeds community. For the following 12 months we’ll be encouraging staff and drinkers from all seven […]

Skandinavian Beer Festival 2017 01/07 – 31/07

What’s all this then!? Well, it’s a big ol’ celebration of Skandinavian beers at North Bar Leeds (and its little brother and sister bars all over town) for the whole month of July! Pop into any North Bar venue throughout the month of May and you can sample our AMAZING special menus featuring all of […]

Pirate Life Beer Party 16th – 17th June

It’s a Pirate’s Life for us! Heave-ho your scoundrel self down to North Bar Harrogate for a weekend of top grog. The weekend-long Pirate Life Party will include… *Special edition rum cocktails* *Street food from The Caribbean Kitchen* *Beers from Pirate Life Brewing (Adelaide, Australia)* Australian wine? Sure, we’ve heard about that. What about Australian […]

We won “Best Brewing Pub Company” at the Publican Awards 2017!

Our minds were blown this week when the North Bar group and our sister brewery North Brewing Company won “Best Brewing Pub Company” in the Morning Advertiser Publican Awards 2017, the biggest event in the UK pub industry calendar. Following the initial nomination, the bars and brewery were visited by journalists from The Morning Advertiser, the pub […]

Art Launch at North Bar Harrogate

Join us upstairs at North Bar Harrogate on Thursday 30th March for the unveiling of a new exhibition curated by North Art, the art collective born out of North Bar Leeds. Between 6pm and 8pm there will also be samples of North Bar’s new range of meat and cheese boards supplied by speciality fine food […]