A traditional real ale house with an intimate atmosphere for live music and contemporary oh-so-cool décor. Favouring the 'unplugged' feel that comes from close contact between artists and members of the public.
The unique concept began in late 2008 as an amalgamation between Jamie Lawson director of Ossett Brewery, Mike Heaton drummer from Yorkshire Indie band Embrace and ex-Virgin Japan MD Mike Inman.
With over 15 years brewing experience and over 35 years knowledge of the music industry The Hop concept was born; The Hop Wakefield in 2009, The Hop Leeds in 2010 and a new The Hop in Sheffield in 2011.
Click the Guerilla Rooms button for more info on our upstairs venue which hosts Kill For A Seat Comedy Night on the first Wednesday of every month and some of the best touring bands and artists (Willy Mason, Los Campesinos!, Pulled Apart By Horses, Metronomy, Ghostpoet, Dutch Uncles, Nine Black Alps, Allo Darlin, Howard Marks, UK Subs, Simon and Oscar from Ocean Colour Scene the list goes on...)