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The New Cross Turnpike (Wetherspoon)

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Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
Hook Norton - Hooky GoldGood1
Westerham - Single Hop PilotGood1
Caledonian - Maui Brewery Island Inspired Blonde AleGood1
Rockin Robin - Reliant RobinAcceptable2
Sambrook's - WandleAcceptable1
Hook Norton - Birrificio MC-77 Mild the GapAcceptable1
Banks's - Bodebrown Brazilian Burton Pale AlePoor1
Oakham - JHBPoor1
Greene King - Abbot AleNot Tried0
Wychwood - HobgoblinNot Tried0
Sharp's - Doom BarNot Tried0
Greene King - Ruddles BestNot Tried0
Flack Manor - Black Jack PorterNot Tried0
Hop Stuff - A.P.A. (Arsenal Pale Ale)Not Tried0
Elland - Beyond the PaleNot Tried0
Everards - Bagby Back GardenNot Tried0
Exmoor - Urban FoxNot Tried0
Caledonian - Charmed CircleNot Tried0
Acorn - DarknessNot Tried0
Moorhouse's - Spring WatchNot Tried0
Daleside - Thai.P.A.Not Tried0
Westerham - British Bulldog "BB" (was 4.3%)Not Tried0
Westerham - Finchcocks OriginalNot Tried0
Sambrook's - Pumphouse Pale AleNot Tried0
Adnams - BroadsideNot Tried0
Shepherd Neame - SpitfireNot Tried0
Sambrook's - JunctionNot Tried0
Caledonian - First DawnNot Tried0
Sambrook's - Powerhouse PorterNot Tried0
Everards - Arcadia Session Pale AleNot Tried0
Westerham - Grasshopper Kentish BitterNot Tried0
Sambrook's - Battersea RyeNot Tried0
Sambrook's - Session Hop Forward Pale AleNot Tried0
Rudgate - Ruby MildNot Tried0
Arundel - Black StallionNot Tried0
Sambrook's - Lavender Hill (originally exclusively for Nicholson's)Not Tried0
Stonehenge - Danish DynamiteNot Tried0
Wells & Young's (Charles Wells now) - Wells Bombardier Glorious EnglishNot Tried0
Coach House - BlondeNot Tried0
Picture 1. The New Cross Turnpike, Welling, Greater London
Michael Croxford

Visits Details

10 Jul 2017 (Philip Pirrip)
Late evening visit. Availed myself of several ciders in the JDW cider festival. One as dry as your hat.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Greene King - Abbot Ale5.00Not Tried
Sharp's - Doom Bar4.00Not Tried
Greene King - Ruddles Best3.70Not Tried
Stonehenge - Danish Dynamite5.00Not TriedPumpclip at quarter turn - why do they do this?
Wells & Young's (Charles Wells now) - Wells Bombardier Glorious English4.10Not Tried
Coach House - Blonde4.10Not Tried
Caledonian - Maui Brewery Island Inspired Blonde Ale4.50Not TriedPumpclip at quarter turn - why do they do this?
03 Jul 2017 (Philip Pirrip)
Late evening bus change quarter of an hour.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Caledonian - Maui Brewery Island Inspired Blonde Ale4.50GoodGood enough condition but rather drinking it for the sake of it
Adnams - Broadside4.70Not Tried
Greene King - Abbot Ale5.00Not Tried
Westerham - British Bulldog "BB" (was 4.3%)4.10Not Tried
Sharp's - Doom Bar4.00Not Tried
Greene King - Ruddles Best3.70Not Tried
Sambrook's - Lavender Hill (originally exclusively for Nicholson's)4.50Not Tried
19 Jun 2017 (Philip Pirrip)
Late evening bus change visit.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Sambrook's - Wandle3.80AcceptableLacklustre. In fact it is a long time since I had a good Wandle anywhere
Greene King - Abbot Ale5.00Not Tried
Rudgate - Ruby Mild4.40Not Tried
Sharp's - Doom Bar4.00Not Tried
Greene King - Ruddles Best3.70Not Tried
Arundel - Black Stallion3.70Not Tried
12 Jun 2017 (Philip Pirrip)
Elongated bus change visit late evening.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Westerham - Single Hop Pilot4.50GoodNew dwarf hop variety. Tasting notes said marmalade notes but I remain unsure of that
Greene King - Abbot Ale5.00Not Tried
Westerham - Grasshopper Kentish Bitter3.80Not Tried
Sharp's - Doom Bar4.00Not Tried
Greene King - Ruddles Best3.70Not Tried
Sambrook's - Wandle3.80Not Tried
Sambrook's - Battersea Rye4.50Not Tried
Sambrook's - Session Hop Forward Pale Ale3.40Not Tried
15 May 2017 (Philip Pirrip)
Bus change extended evening visit.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Hook Norton - Hooky Gold4.10GoodExcellent initial promise did dissipate a bit
Greene King - Abbot Ale5.00Not Tried
Sharp's - Doom Bar4.00Not Tried
Greene King - Ruddles Best3.70Not Tried
Sambrook's - Powerhouse Porter4.90Not Tried
Rockin Robin - Reliant Robin3.70Not Tried
Everards - Arcadia Session Pale Ale4.50Not Tried
26 Apr 2017 (Philip Pirrip)
Late evening bus change visit.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Rockin Robin - Reliant Robin3.70PoorShould have dawned on me why being firesold at £1.99pp. Needed a heavy lemonade fix to get it down past my epiglottis
Adnams - Broadside4.70Not Tried
Shepherd Neame - Spitfire4.20Not Tried
Greene King - Abbot Ale5.00Not Tried
Sharp's - Doom Bar4.00Not Tried
Greene King - Ruddles Best3.70Not Tried
Sambrook's - Junction4.50Not Tried
Caledonian - First Dawn3.70Not Tried
19 Apr 2017 (Philip Pirrip)
Late evening bus change visit.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Rockin Robin - Reliant Robin3.70AcceptableNeeded a lot more condition
Greene King - Abbot Ale5.00Not Tried
Westerham - British Bulldog "BB" (was 4.3%)4.10Not Tried
Sharp's - Doom Bar4.00Not Tried
Greene King - Ruddles Best3.70Not Tried
Westerham - Finchcocks Original3.50Not Tried
Sambrook's - Pumphouse Pale Ale4.20Not Tried
13 Apr 2017 (Philip Pirrip)
Late evening bus change visit.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Banks's - Bodebrown Brazilian Burton Pale Ale5.00PoorNeeded several sploshes of lemonade to take the edge off this one
Greene King - Abbot Ale5.00Not Tried
Sharp's - Doom Bar4.00Not Tried
Greene King - Ruddles Best3.70Not Tried
Acorn - Darkness4.20Not Tried
Moorhouse's - Spring Watch3.90Not Tried
Daleside - Thai.P.A.4.00Not Tried
04 Apr 2017 (Philip Pirrip)
Evening bus change visit.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Hook Norton - Birrificio MC-77 Mild the Gap4.50AcceptableBland, could not see what the so called international brewer had brought to this mild
Greene King - Abbot Ale5.00Not Tried
Sharp's - Doom Bar4.00Not Tried
Greene King - Ruddles Best3.70Not Tried
Elland - Beyond the Pale4.20Not Tried
Everards - Bagby Back Garden4.00Not Tried
Exmoor - Urban Fox4.20Not Tried
Caledonian - Charmed Circle4.40Not Tried
21 Mar 2017 (Philip Pirrip)
Evening bus change visit.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Oakham - JHB3.80PoorToo sharp to be right, lemonade galore took away the edge. Despite telling bar staff no attempt seen to try it and take it off sale
Greene King - Abbot Ale5.00Not Tried
Wychwood - Hobgoblin4.50Not Tried
Sharp's - Doom Bar4.00Not Tried
Greene King - Ruddles Best3.70Not Tried
Flack Manor - Black Jack Porter4.60Not Tried
Hop Stuff - A.P.A. (Arsenal Pale Ale)3.80Not Tried

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About The New Cross Turnpike

The pub sign. The New Cross Turnpike, Welling, Greater London

Summary of Beer Scores

 Total
Exceptional-
Excellent19
Good39
Acceptable24
Poor6

Website.

The pub is found in Welling, Greater London, DA16 3PB.

Ex retail premises (NatWest Bank) in Bellegrove Road, decent and typical conversion, airy and on a number of different levels which includes a balcony area. Equipped with 2 banks of 6 handpumps. Re-opened in February 2016 after a fire over the autumn bank holiday in 2015.

We have visited this pub 74 times, seen 218 different beers and tried 69 of them.

Map location

Postcode: DA16 3PB