With this combination in mind, here are 10 of Sheffield’s best beer gardens according to Tripadvisor reviews.
1. The Nags Head, Loxley
Bradfield Brewery tap The Nags Head. The pub is praised on Tripadvisor for having 'more tables out than inside'.
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2. The Old Horns, High Bradfield
The Old Horns' beer garden benefits from a truly outstanding view of the surrounding countryside. "Fantastic food, friendly service and breathtaking views - perfect," one Tripadvisor reviewer says.
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3. The Nursery Tavern, Ecclesall Road
Beer gardens don't have to overlook stunning rural vistas to be popular - The Nursery Tavern is rated highly for its 'huge beer garden' with an 'unbelievable giant TV' used for screening sports.
4. The Castle Inn, Bradway
The Castle Inn has a south facing terrace for sunny days, and a beer garden to the rear, offering plenty of space for a drink or meal outside.