The Closed Shop is easy to get to from The Ball at Crookes, you go down Crookes Road and take a left down School Road and you will come across this pub. You can also catch the 95 bus to Springvale pub and walk up.
The seating area is all around the bar and also they have a beer garden, there are a couple of benches at the front of the pub to sit outside.
This pub is now taken over by Stancill Brewery and they have 10 ale pumps on.
While you are in this pub there is the Hallamshire House across the road and they serve Thornbridge Brewery ales.