Wetherspoons to reopen 400 pubs on April 12 – full list of the locals reopening in Sheffield

Wetherspoons is to open beer gardens, rooftop gardens and patios at 394 of its pubs in England when the lockdown continues to ease from April 12, the company has announced.

Thursday, 4th March 2021, 10:15 am

Drinkers in Sheffield will be able to enjoy a long awaited tipple at the chain’s pubs next month.

The pubs will be open from 9am to 9pm from Sunday to Thursday and 9am to 10pm on Fridays and Saturdays, although some will have restrictions on closing times.

They will offer a slightly reduced menu, with food available from 9am to 8pm seven days a week.

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Take a look inside Wetherspoins pub The Bankers Draft in Sheffield

Customers will be able to order and pay through the Wetherspoon app, and staff will be able to take orders and payment at the table.

Customers will be able to enter the pubs to gain access to the outside areas and use toilets, while test and trace will be in operation and hand sanitisers will be available.

Wetherspoon chief executive John Hutson said: “We are looking forward to welcoming our customers and staff back to our pubs.”

Pubs and restaurants in England will be able to serve customers outdoors from April 12 as part of the road map out of the lockdown which has devastated the hospitality sector.

The Wetherspoons pubs in Sheffield set to reopen on April 12 include:

Benjamin Huntsman, Cambridge Street

Banker's Draft, Market Place

Woodseats Palace, Chesterfield Road

Sheffield Waterworks Company, Division Street

Rawson Spring, Hillsborough

Sheaf Island, Ecclesall Road

Francis Newton, Clarkehouse Road.

Wagon and Horses, Chapeltown,

Steel Foundry, Meadowhall.

Wetherspoon has 875 pubs in the UK, including 750 in England.