Best beer gardens
Whether you want sociable, quiet, picturesque, town, country, stunning views, entertainment for the kids...Northampton's pubs have it all. Here is a selection of some of the finest pub gardens around.
As cosy outside in the summer as it is inside in the winter with its beautiful enclosed courtyard garden Enjoy a cool drink in the large garden overlooking the busy airfield On its own island surrounded by water from the River Nene with play equipmnent for children Central location and a huge garden with plenty of seating Stunning views over the lake and countryside with BBQs in the warmer months Sit back and enjoy the sunshine in the garden on the banks of the River Nene Play equipment for the kids, relaxing for the parents.... Large TV screens in the garden? What's not to love Laid back vibes featuring a table tennis table Plenty of sun, a pond and sometimes a bouncy castle if you're lucky A little sun trap with a wooden climbing frame as well as a bouncy castle A firm favourite with celebs. Anyone fancy a glass of fizz outside on the rattan furniture among the mature trees? Watch the planes fly over the huge village pub garden Stunning views across the canal and fields beyond Sat on the banks of the Grand Union Canal, this pub is in prime position Cocktails, barbecues and live music at this hugely popular town venue Outdoor heaters will keep you toasty on a chilly English summer's evening Multi-award winning pub with a stylish garden and an ever changing menu of cocktails to sip in the sun A hidden gem filled with charm, rustic touches and decorative lights Sit back and relax in this beautiful country garden A charming garden at this rural retreat Enjoy views across the open fields from the picturesque village pub A sunny garden with loads of space to meet with family and friends Large garden with plenty of seating, shaded areas and a great wooden play frame for children Gorgeous newly refurbed garden with patio seating, umbrellas, heating and wooden play frame for the little ones Stunning views across the countryside When we asked Chron readers for their favourite beer garden in town, Sunnyside won hands down Large canalside garden and patio area watching the boats go by Another hidden little gem. Its beautiful, tranquil, south-facing garden has views of the village church Large family friendly garden with plenty of grass space, play equipment and rattan on the patio area Fantastic terrace and beautiful walled garden with countryside views. Log burners for the winter months A planted raised garden terrace with retractable roof, TV screens and patio heaters The sunny garden is vast so hopefully you should always be able to grab a table even on the hottest of days Alfresco terrace, a grassy area with play equipment for the little ones