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Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') No. 3

PubAddressLast Visit Seen
Furlongs Ale HouseFaversham, Kent15 Nov 2017
Montefiore ArmsRamsgate, Kent06 Nov 2017
The SwanWestgate-on-Sea, Kent28 Oct 2017
Larkins' AlehouseCranbrook, Kent07 Oct 2017
The Red LionRamsgate, Kent27 Sep 2017
The Conqueror AlehouseRamsgate, Kent14 Sep 2017
The Compass AlehouseGravesend, Kent15 Jun 2017
Mind the GapBroadstairs, Kent03 Jun 2017
The Wig & PenMargate, Kent19 Feb 2017
The Old Coach & HorsesCanterbury, Kent30 Aug 2016
The Red CowSandwich, Kent14 Jul 2016
The BerryWalmer, Kent05 Jun 2016
The Thomas Tallis AlehouseCanterbury, Kent12 Apr 2016
The Black RobinKingston, Kent06 Mar 2016
The Butchers ArmsHerne, Kent16 Jan 2016
Artillery ArmsRamsgate, Kent22 Aug 2015
The Lifeboat Ale & Cider HouseMargate, Kent18 Aug 2015
Queens HeadRamsgate, Kent11 Aug 2015
The ChapelBroadstairs, Kent08 Aug 2015
Kent Beer Festival 2015Canterbury, Kent23 Jul 2015
Wye Beer Festival 2015Wye, Kent26 Jun 2015
The New InnCanterbury, Kent06 Jun 2015
The Man of Kent Ale HouseRochester, Kent18 May 2015
Yard of AleSt Peter's, Kent13 May 2015
The George & DragonFordwich, Kent06 Apr 2015
The Flower PotMaidstone, Kent06 Mar 2015
The BedfordTunbridge Wells, Kent19 Jan 2015
The Goose (formerly The Sovereign)Ramsgate, Kent25 Sep 2014
The Bouncing BarrelHerne Bay, Kent05 May 2014
Turf TavernOxford, Oxfordshire28 Mar 2014
The Rose of EnglandRamsgate, Kent24 Mar 2014
The Watch HouseLewisham, Greater London23 Mar 2014
The White Horse InnBridge, Kent07 Mar 2014
The Archibald SimpsonAberdeen, Aberdeenshire25 Feb 2014
The Hop PocketBossingham, Kent16 Feb 2014
The Sovereign of the SeasPetts Wood, Greater London13 Feb 2014
Bell & CrownCanterbury, Kent03 Jan 2014
The Tankerton ArmsTankerton, Kent23 Oct 2013
The HarpCharing Cross, Central London12 Oct 2013
Hotel De VilleRamsgate, Kent27 Sep 2013
The Kings ArmsOffham, Kent29 Jul 2013
Crabble Corn Mill Beer Festival 2013Dover, Kent24 May 2013
The Door HingeWelling, Greater London12 Apr 2013
Ye Olde Thirsty PigMaidstone, Kent31 Jan 2013
Sheffield TapSheffield, South Yorkshire29 Jan 2013
The Foundry Brew PubCanterbury, Kent16 Dec 2012
The PhoenixCanterbury, Kent16 Nov 2012
The DolphinCanterbury, Kent10 Nov 2012
The DuckPett Bottom, Kent26 Aug 2012
The HaywainBramling, Kent02 Jun 2012
Holborn WhippetHolborn, Central London31 May 2012
Number 23Broadstairs, Kent22 Oct 2011
Stile BridgeMarden, Kent28 Aug 2011
Kent Beer Festival 2011Canterbury, Kent21 Jul 2011
The Little Black Dog (formerly The Hoodener's Horse)Great Chart, Kent28 May 2011
City ArmsCanterbury, Kent07 Feb 2011
East Malling Beer & Cider Festival 2010East Malling, Kent04 Sep 2010
Bowl InnCharing, Kent29 Aug 2010
East Kent RailwayShepherdswell, Kent28 Aug 2010
The Mechanical ElephantMargate, Kent12 Feb 2010
Jolly FarmerManston, Kent14 Aug 2009
The Churchill TavernRamsgate, Kent27 Feb 2009
The White SwanReading Street, Kent25 Feb 2009
The Fleur de LisSandwich, Kent18 Aug 2008
The Old Brewery TavernCanterbury, Kent15 Aug 2008
Queen CharlotteRamsgate, Kent29 Mar 2008
Three HorseshoesGreat Mongeham, Kent19 Jan 2008
Half Moon & Seven StarsPreston, Kent30 Jun 2007
The ChambersFolkestone, Kent15 Apr 2006
The Yew Tree InnBarfrestone, Kent11 Feb 2006
Ramsgate Royal Harbour Brewhouse and BakeryRamsgate, Kent25 Mar 2005

Tasting Summary

These comments are the opinion of the individual reviewer and represent what they thought of the beer on a particular day in a particular pub. If a review is less favourable, it may be because the beer suffered somewhere in the supply chain between them and the brewery.

Furlongs Ale House, Faversham, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
JasonNot Tried15 Nov 2017
Philip PirripGood07 Jun 2017
Philip PirripNot Tried15 Dec 2016
Philip PirripGood29 Sep 2016

Montefiore Arms, Ramsgate, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
ChrisENot Tried06 Nov 2017
DosserGood20 Aug 2017 Nice pint
DosserExcellent16 Jun 2017 A fine award winning beer.
AndrewNot Tried03 Jun 2017
DosserExcellent08 Feb 2017 Fine award winning ale
AndrewNot Tried11 Nov 2016
AndrewNot Tried10 Sep 2016
DosserGood15 Aug 2016
DosserGood14 Jun 2016
DosserGood30 Jan 2016
DosserExcellent24 Jan 2016 Top beer from a top brewer.
Jack WilliamGood23 Dec 2015
Jack WilliamExcellent22 Nov 2015 Superb condition, great flavour and just £3 a pint.
DosserGood18 Sep 2015
Vacuous Not Tried11 Aug 2015
DosserExcellent06 Jun 2015 Superb condition
IanExcellent07 Mar 2015 Lovely version of this beer
IanExcellent03 Sep 2014 Now this was excellent. After a few No7s to get me in the mood this was the perfect pale ale. Dry pale mat biscuit and hops. Abv giving it body. Lovely
AndrewNot Tried20 Aug 2010
AndrewNot Tried21 Mar 2009
IanGood21 Mar 2009 A bit like a stronger version of the number 7 and the best tasting No. 3 I've had

The Swan, Westgate-on-Sea, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
DosserGood28 Oct 2017 Went down well

Larkins' Alehouse, Cranbrook, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
WittendenNot Tried07 Oct 2017

The Red Lion, Ramsgate, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
DosserExcellent27 Sep 2017 Great beer
beery steveNot Tried14 Sep 2017
DosserExcellent11 Aug 2017 Fine pint
Philip PirripNot Tried06 Jul 2017
ChrisENot Tried17 Jan 2017
Stephen HarrisGood27 Nov 2016 Decent golden beer.
ChrisENot Tried20 Sep 2016
DosserNot Tried06 Aug 2015
BlairExcellent10 Feb 2012 Perfect pint of 3.
BlairGood06 Jan 2012 Yup, decent pint but not quite in perfect condition.
BlairExcellent08 Dec 2011 Perfect condition, still one of my favourites when it's being served like this.
BlairGood28 Jan 2011 Surprisingly good pint of 3. Light and hoppy, almost too drinkable.

The Conqueror Alehouse, Ramsgate, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
DosserExcellent14 Sep 2017 In great form
Philip PirripAcceptable09 Aug 2017
DosserExcellent18 Aug 2015 Very good in here
DosserNot Tried18 Jul 2015
DosserGood03 Jun 2015
Philip PirripNot Tried28 May 2015
IanExcellent31 May 2014 Beer of the day.
Philip PirripExcellent07 Aug 2013
BlairNot Tried27 May 2011

The Compass Alehouse, Gravesend, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
Philip PirripGood15 Jun 2017 Great taste, lacking some head
Philip PirripGood29 Nov 2016

Mind the Gap, Broadstairs, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
AndrewNot Tried03 Jun 2017

The Wig & Pen, Margate, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
Stephen HarrisGood19 Feb 2017

The Old Coach & Horses, Canterbury, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
Jack WilliamExcellent30 Aug 2016 Possibly the cycle ride before helped - but this tasted like nectar. Cool, fresh and sparklingly clear.

The Red Cow, Sandwich, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
Jack WilliamNot Tried14 Jul 2016
MickExcellent11 Sep 2015 The all ways drinkable No 3.

The Berry, Walmer, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
WittendenNot Tried05 Jun 2016
MickNot Tried23 Dec 2015
MickNot Tried11 Sep 2015
MickExcellent08 May 2015 One of my favourite gadds'
Philip PirripNot Tried10 Dec 2013

The Thomas Tallis Alehouse, Canterbury, Kent

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AndrewNot Tried12 Apr 2016

The Black Robin, Kingston, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
MickExcellent06 Mar 2016 Served on gravity, first pint from the cask, super.
MickExcellent31 Dec 2015 First pint from new cask, very good.
MickExcellent24 Dec 2015 First pint from a new firkin. Superb.
MickExcellent20 Dec 2015 Superb light ale, full bodied, gorgeous.
MickExcellent08 Nov 2015 Super pint of this pale ale. Full bodied, well balanced with a lingering finish.
MickExcellent03 Jul 2015 I love this beer.

The Butchers Arms, Herne, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
AndrewNot Tried16 Jan 2016

Artillery Arms, Ramsgate, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
DosserGood22 Aug 2015
DosserGood24 Jul 2015
Stephen HarrisNot Tried11 Oct 2013
BlairExcellent27 Sep 2012 Perfect pint of 3.
BlairNot Tried03 Jun 2011
BlairNot Tried24 Jan 2011
BlairGood06 Sep 2009 Not at it's best but still an enjoyable pint. Sweet with lots of caramel and malt.
BlairNot Tried25 Feb 2009

The Lifeboat Ale & Cider House, Margate, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
DosserGood18 Aug 2015
DosserNot Tried27 Jul 2015
BlairNot Tried16 Jun 2011

Queens Head, Ramsgate, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
DosserExcellent11 Aug 2015 Very nice
DosserNot Tried06 Aug 2015

The Chapel, Broadstairs, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
DosserNot Tried08 Aug 2015
DosserGood23 Jul 2015

Kent Beer Festival 2015, Canterbury, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
MickExcellent23 Jul 2015 No 3. Old reliable, super.

Wye Beer Festival 2015, Wye, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
AndrewNot Tried26 Jun 2015

The New Inn, Canterbury, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
MitchExcellent06 Jun 2015
MitchExceptional23 May 2011 Too strong for an old man like me, but still tasted great. Slept well afterwards!
BlairNot Tried13 Apr 2011

The Man of Kent Ale House, Rochester, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
Philip PirripNot Tried18 May 2015
Philip PirripNot Tried15 Oct 2014
Stephen HarrisExcellent29 Apr 2012 Described as a 10th Anniversary Brew”. Very good, pale and hoppy with solid malt base.
AlenomoreExceptional04 Dec 2011 Another lovely ale from Ramsgate's finest.
AndrewNot Tried23 Jan 2010

Yard of Ale, St Peter's, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
DosserGood13 May 2015
Philip PirripAcceptable01 May 2014 OK but had a scummy broken yeast head

The George & Dragon, Fordwich, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
Jack WilliamNot Tried06 Apr 2015

The Flower Pot, Maidstone, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
TobesNot Tried06 Mar 2015
PedroExcellent20 Jan 2012 Ran out
PedroGood19 Jan 2012
PedroNot Tried18 Jan 2012
PedroNot Tried17 Jan 2012
AngieGood28 Jun 2009 Very hoppy.
PedroNot Tried26 Jun 2009
PedroNot Tried26 Jun 2009
DosserExceptional24 Jun 2009 Superb and smooth.
PedroNot Tried24 Jun 2009
PedroNot Tried23 Jun 2009

The Bedford, Tunbridge Wells, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
thebrewingmanNot Tried19 Jan 2015
Philip PirripExcellent24 Sep 2013

The Goose (formerly The Sovereign), Ramsgate, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
DosserExcellent25 Sep 2014 Nice pale ale

The Bouncing Barrel, Herne Bay, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
TobesNot Tried05 May 2014

Turf Tavern, Oxford, Oxfordshire

WhoScoreWhenNotes
JasonNot Tried28 Mar 2014

The Rose of England, Ramsgate, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
ChrisENot Tried24 Mar 2014
BlairNot Tried16 Feb 2012

The Watch House, Lewisham, Greater London

WhoScoreWhenNotes
Philip PirripExcellent23 Mar 2014 Good enough to get stuck into

The White Horse Inn, Bridge, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
Jack WilliamGood07 Mar 2014 nice condition - good bite - straight from the barrel on the bar - would have been excellent but a little too warm.

The Archibald Simpson, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire

WhoScoreWhenNotes
McGargleGood25 Feb 2014 Well this was a happy surprise. Clean, fresh, bitter and hoppy. Would have been 4* if we didn't have Hit the Lip afterwards.

The Hop Pocket, Bossingham, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
MickExcellent16 Feb 2014 Love this beer, in top condition, perfect balance of malt and hop.
MickExcellent24 Jun 2013 Very nice, good hops but with a solid malt base, sweetish.

The Sovereign of the Seas, Petts Wood, Greater London

WhoScoreWhenNotes
oz11Not Tried13 Feb 2014

Bell & Crown, Canterbury, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
Archie14Excellent03 Jan 2014 Nice pint.
AndrewNot Tried21 Dec 2013
IanExcellent21 Dec 2013 Best I have had this beer. Dry pale malts hoppy finish.
AndrewNot Tried22 Nov 2013
AndrewNot Tried12 Nov 2013
AndrewNot Tried08 Feb 2013
AndrewNot Tried16 Jul 2010
IanExcellent10 Jul 2010 Not often my favourite of the beers from Ramsgate, but this one was better than good. Excellent hop and malt balance and excellent finish
AndrewNot Tried10 Jul 2010
AndrewNot Tried10 Apr 2010
AndrewNot Tried18 Aug 2009
AndrewNot Tried11 Jul 2009
IanGood11 Jul 2009 Not my favourite Gadd's beer, but having chatted to Eddie Gadd about it last weekend, he says that he is still experimenting from time to time to develop the beer. I liked this version, a bit more hoppy with good solid malts underneath.
AndrewNot Tried26 Jun 2009
AndrewNot Tried09 Jan 2009
IanAcceptable20 Dec 2008 I love the concept, but for some reason it never delivers for me. A bit sweet maybe.
AndrewNot Tried20 Dec 2008
AndrewAcceptable02 Dec 2008 Had a faint acidic-vinegar bite to it which spoilt an otherwise nice, fruity, half of No.3.

The Tankerton Arms, Tankerton, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
Jack WilliamNot Tried23 Oct 2013
Jack WilliamNot Tried14 Aug 2013

The Harp, Charing Cross, Central London

WhoScoreWhenNotes
Philip PirripNot Tried12 Oct 2013

Hotel De Ville, Ramsgate, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
Philip PirripNot Tried27 Sep 2013

The Kings Arms, Offham, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
PedroNot Tried29 Jul 2013
PedroNot Tried28 Jul 2013
PedroExcellent26 Jul 2013

Crabble Corn Mill Beer Festival 2013, Dover, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
MickNot Tried24 May 2013

The Door Hinge, Welling, Greater London

WhoScoreWhenNotes
Philip PirripExcellent12 Apr 2013 In fine form

Ye Olde Thirsty Pig, Maidstone, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
PedroNot Tried31 Jan 2013

Sheffield Tap, Sheffield, South Yorkshire

WhoScoreWhenNotes
Philip PirripNot Tried29 Jan 2013

The Foundry Brew Pub, Canterbury, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
AndrewNot Tried16 Dec 2012

The Phoenix, Canterbury, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
AndrewNot Tried16 Nov 2012
BlairNot Tried29 Sep 2011
AndrewNot Tried11 Mar 2011
AndrewNot Tried09 Sep 2010

The Dolphin, Canterbury, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
BrianNot Tried10 Nov 2012
AndrewExcellent18 Apr 2008 Excellent. Pale orange gold colour with balding head. Tart gooseberry flavours with hints of sweet strawberry dominated. Good hop character too.
AndrewNot Tried23 Feb 2008 Went off as we ordered it
AndrewExcellent19 Dec 2007 Pale gold colour with a light frothy head. Initial hints of strawberry with a pleasant lemon grass hop astringency to it. Excellent stuff.
AndrewNot Tried15 Dec 2007

The Duck, Pett Bottom, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
MickNot Tried26 Aug 2012

The Haywain, Bramling, Kent

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AndrewNot Tried02 Jun 2012

Holborn Whippet, Holborn, Central London

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried31 May 2012

Number 23, Broadstairs, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
BlairGood22 Oct 2011 Too cold but otherwise a good pint.
BlairNot Tried14 Apr 2011

Stile Bridge, Marden, Kent

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PedroNot Tried28 Aug 2011

Kent Beer Festival 2011, Canterbury, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
MickGood21 Jul 2011 Well balanced beer, refreshing, hard to believe it's 5.0%

The Little Black Dog (formerly The Hoodener's Horse), Great Chart, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
ChrisENot Tried28 May 2011

City Arms, Canterbury, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
AndrewNot Tried07 Feb 2011

East Malling Beer & Cider Festival 2010, East Malling, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
AlenomoreNot Tried04 Sep 2010

Bowl Inn, Charing, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
AndrewNot Tried29 Aug 2010

East Kent Railway, Shepherdswell, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
AlenomoreExceptional28 Aug 2010

The Mechanical Elephant, Margate, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
BlairGood12 Feb 2010 Sweet, malty and lightly hoppy. Not quite in top form but still tasty.
BlairGood03 Mar 2009 On surprisingly good form. The barman informed me that apparently the No 3, 5 & 7 are named as such because that is the number of pints of each it takes to get drunk. I had 4 and I was so he's close...

Jolly Farmer, Manston, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
BlairGood14 Aug 2009 Pretty much the perfect beer on a day like today. Wasn't on top form but still very good. Light, sweet and hoppy.

The Churchill Tavern, Ramsgate, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
BlairNot Tried27 Feb 2009
BrianNot Tried05 Jul 2008
IanNot Tried25 Mar 2005

The White Swan, Reading Street, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
BlairExcellent25 Feb 2009 This is one of my favourite of the Gadds' range. Smooth and very refreshing with a fruity pineapple flavour to it.

The Fleur de Lis, Sandwich, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
BlairExcellent18 Aug 2008 The best pint of this I've had. Sweet with lots of malt and toffee. This was gorgeous.

The Old Brewery Tavern, Canterbury, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
BrianNot Tried15 Aug 2008

Queen Charlotte, Ramsgate, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
BlairExcellent29 Mar 2008 Best pint I've had of this, smooth and refreshing.

Three Horseshoes, Great Mongeham, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
IanPoor19 Jan 2008 Pale gold, aroma is slightly off, vinegar, but the rest was oddly ok.

Half Moon & Seven Stars, Preston, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
AndrewNot Tried30 Jun 2007 Festival beer on gravity

The Chambers, Folkestone, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
IanAcceptable15 Apr 2006 Don't remember too much about this. But it was an ok golden strong bitter.

The Yew Tree Inn, Barfrestone, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
AndrewNot Tried11 Feb 2006
BrianNot Tried10 Feb 2006
AndrewExcellent14 Jan 2006 Gadds are surprising me recently. I thought I didn't like them but all of their beers I've recently had have been great. This pint was a pale golden colour with no head at all. The aroma was of sweet hay. The taste was astringent with overtones of hay and grass. The finish was good and bitter. Another great pint.
AndrewNot Tried19 Nov 2005
BrianNot Tried19 Nov 2005
AndrewNot Tried05 Nov 2005
BrianNot Tried10 Sep 2005

Ramsgate Royal Harbour Brewhouse and Bakery, Ramsgate, Kent

WhoScoreWhenNotes
IanPoor25 Mar 2005 Golden colour, yeast, hop nose but not at its best

Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') No. 3

5.00% ABV.

A pale ale brewed with East Kent Goldings.

We have tried this beer 90 times.

We have given this beer an average score of Good to Excellent.

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