Part of the Pasini Leisure group, Other Monkey Brewing presents ‘The Taproom’ a unique bar and restaurant experience in the heart of Colchester, Essex.
Sporting impressive on-site brewing tanks and locally sourced, expertly paired food concepts The Taproom boasts a unique selection of beer brewed in-house for total freshness and an experience even the most seasoned beer enthusiasts will enjoy.
Our focus? Food and Beer that belong together.
Other Monkey Brewing
Experience the excellence behind the execution, the brains behind the monster. Our Taproom offers a complete local tap experience, with a state-of-the-art working brewery and lovingly created Other Monkey Brewing beer, a knowledgeable team of experts and local, high quality guest draught beers, cask, and keg.
The Tasting Rooms
The top floor of The Taproom – a food and beer showstopper, utilising the in-house brewery and restaurant with the finest, local produce to create elite food pairings on a dynamic, rotating menu to deliver a genuine stand-out dining experience.
“A Great Journey Begins – Again!”
Other Monkey Brewing was originally created in 2016 as an independently owned, Essex based brewery with a focus on creating traditional ales and exciting, award-winning craft beer.
The Taproom’s offering a host of new equipment and investment to ensure each run is better than the last.
Since its creation, Other Monkey Brewing has consistently provided quality product across a range of Essex based venues including Three Wise Monkeys, Twisters Bar, The Odd One Out and selected festivals.
With fresh ideas, an investment in equipment and a wealth of experience behind the team, the journey begins again in The Taproom, Colchester’s newest venue and tap.
Three Wise Monkeys - Colchester
TWM Colchester – Situated in the heart of Colchester Town, Three Wise Monkeys offers a unique and crafted experience. Across our four floors we have our basement Gin Bar, the Tap House, a Smokehouse Restaurant, and our iconic function room, which hosts a range of live music events, club nights, comedy, spoken word events and everything in between.
Three Wise Monkeys - Ipswich
Three Wise Monkeys is one of Ipswich’s most local centric venues, situated just off the Cornhill and containing everything from a basement gin bar to a tap house and smokehouse restaurant across three floors. The dynamic space this venue offers allows us to host a variety of events including club nights, quiz nights, taster evenings, tap takeovers and much more.
Twisters is considered to be the best alternative night spot in Colchester. With a selection of top tier resident DJs, we pride ourselves on great music from indie, rock and punk to classic soul, funk and more. We are well known for extensive range of classic cocktails, teapots to share and our quirky range of canned craft beers, all of which can be enjoyed in our bar or heated beer garden.
V Bar is known as the late-night hot spot of Colchester. Our unique and quirky venue offers a stunning array of exclusive elixirs, classic cocktails and eccentric shooters alongside a range of spirits and craft beers. Our incredible line up of resident DJs offer unbeatable entertainment alongside an array of themed nights and events, making V Bar a top night out destination.