Beehive, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire (Public house) - Long term closed
62 Albert Place
12-11; 12-7 Sun
12-2.30, 6-9.30; 12-5 Sun
Originally built in the 1850s, it closed as a pub in the mid 1980s. Reopened in April 1994 after eight year period of dereliction retaining its original name and being refurbished in a comfortable and sympathetic way. Sold to a pub company and eventually closed. Reopened in July 2010 as a smart, modern free house by the owners of Jim's Yard and Jim's Bistro. Light and airy and completely refurbished, with pleasant patio area at rear. Several b/w photos of old Peterborough adorn the walls. The old pool room can be hired as a private dining room or meeting room. The three or four real ales available usually include Castor Ales. Food served 12-2.30 and 6-9.30 Mon-Sat and 12-5 on Sun. Soul night last Sunday of the month when the pub closes at 11pm. Beehive is closed temporarily for a refurb and possible eparation of restaurant and bar. Due to open again shortly.