The Clarence Villa  

Pub, Restaurant & Home of Sonnet 43 Brew House

Formerly The Kicking Cuddy, Coxhoe, now fully refurbished and under new management. Adjoins the Sonnet 43 brewery.

For the Love of Beer  

Sonnet 43 Beers Brewed Next Door

All the ales on the bar are brewed  at our own craft brewery Sonnet 43 Brew  House next door.  With a diverse core range of 6 beers there’s something to suite all tastes. And we match our beers to the dishes on the menu.

British Food, Locally Sourced  

Traditional British dishes with a unique twist

Our interpretation of dishes you know and love. Ingredients are sourced from great local producers wherever possible, which we reference in our menus with Food Hero section.

A la carte restaurant menu and bar meals.

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About Sonnet 43 Brew House

The Clarence Villa, Coxhoe, is tap, restaurant and home of Sonnet 43 Brew House - microbrewery producing craft beer that is all taste and heart.

Located in North-East England, we have taken our modern brewing philosophy and strong brand identity and fused this with local culture and history. Sonnet 43 ‘How do I Love Thee?’ is the best-known work of poet Elizabeth Barrett Browning, who was born and raised in Coxhoe Hall; we took her words and expressed it our way – craft beer. Using only the best ingredients with traditional brewing methods enables us to produce remarkable, high-quality cask beers that deliver a real taste experience to be savoured and enjoyed.