Town & Gown8 Market Passage
Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic this pub is currently offering additional services:
The Town & Gown reopened on Monday 12 April. Phone to book tables.
See more about this pub on WhatPub, CAMRA's national pub guide.
Formerly the Arts Cinema it opened in 2002 following a stylish conversion as Baroosh, a large, multi-floored bar-cum-restaurant owned by McMullen's. In 2019 it shut and underwent a further conversion finally reopening in September 2020 as the Town and Grown, Pub & Theatre. The top floor is the Black Box Theatre for live performances. Some features dating back to its days as the Arts Cinema have been uncovered and restored. The pictures currently date from its Baroosh days. Four cask ales and four keg beers, all McMullen's, are available. Extensive food menu.