Welcome to the historic house of Davenports with over 300 years of combined heritage, our cask ales and craft beer are sure to impress! The site has all the information on our Beers, Brands, History, Venues, News, Freetrade Supply and our Brewery.
The first record of the Davenport family in the brewing trade is that of Robert Davenport in 1827, ...
The original Dares Southend Brewery was located on Belgrave Road, Balsall Heath Birmingham, and date...
The Highgate brewery was built between 1895 and 1898 by James A. Fletcher, the location in Sandymoun...
Gavin Williamson, MP for South Staffordshire, officially reopened the pub which has recently seen a major refurbishment
The pub recently underwent a change of management, as well as a major £150,000... read more
Are you a bit of a #DareDevil?Do you like a #challenge?Are you and your friends up for trying something new?Are you prepared to take a risk?Can you keep a secret?Our #CraftBeer... read more
The Sir Robert Peel in Bell Lane, Bloxwich has transformed three internal rooms into one large open plan area, boasting eight television screens.
The Enterprise pub which is under the management of re... read more
The Bull's Head, Birmingham has been nominated for this years Midlands Food & Drinks Awards!
Our flagship Birmingham pub has been put up for the category of 'Best Traditional Pub' and we would lov... read more
We are very excited to collaborate with “Dusty O” for our inaugural Art Series,” says Davenports Brand Director Simon Key. “We’re proud to be collaborating with an artist whose roots perfec... read more
The first of Our new Dares from Davenports craft beer and cocktail cafe’s will open in March 2016 at the Old Police Station, The Big Peg in Hockley, BirminghamWith over 186 years heritage in Birming... read more
An evening of Peaky Blinders with Carl Chinn MBE.Enjoy and evening of discovery as Carl unveils the dark truth behind the real Peaky Blinders.
Held in The Bull’s Head Club Lounge, as used for the BB... read more
Our new Honeycomb IPA 'Hokey Pokey' will be available soon!This delicious IPA is brewed using German speciality Gambrinus honey malt which has an intense sweetness.
Late hopped with powerful Ekuanot... read more
We delighted that so many people are as excited as we are about the new plans for Davenports and Dares.
And if any one missed it he we are on the news!
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A fond farewell to the City Tavern and a welcome back to the Bulls Head
A city centre pub is to get a new lease of life including a new name, its original one, care of a Birmingham beer institution. ... read more
Davenports is to be featured at this years BBC Gardeners World Live.
The feature garden showcases all things 'Made In Birmingham' so we are featured to raise a glass to brewing. For the first time... read more
Dares by Davenports walked away from this years SIBA Independent Keg Beer Awards with not one but two medals!After a brilliant year last year with Tank Six winning Gold in the Keg Premium Lagers &am... read more