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The Just Reproach (Freehouse)

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Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
Breakwater - BitterExcellent1
Burton Bridge - Just theTicketExcellent1
Canterbury Ales (sometimes badged as Canterbrew) - Single Hop Jarrylo PorterExcellent1
Canterbury Ales (sometimes badged as Canterbrew) - Sorachi AcePoor1
Canterbury Ales (sometimes badged as Canterbrew) - The Knight's AleExcellent1
East London (ELB) - MayaExcellent1
Goacher's - Beyond Reproach (house beer)Good1
Kent - Beyond the PaleGood1
Kent - CitraGood1
Kent - KGBExcellent1
Kent - ProhibitionExceptional1
Kent - SimcoeGood1
Manchester - FactoryGood1
Moor - PMA (Pale Modern Ale)Excellent1
Old Dairy - Red TopExcellent1
Otter - AleExcellent1
Beerd (experimental side of Bath) - A.B.A. American Brown AleNot Tried0
Canterbury Ales (sometimes badged as Canterbrew) - The Pardoner's AleNot Tried0
Dark Star - HopheadNot Tried0
First In Last Out (FILO) - CardinalNot Tried0
Hop Fuzz - EnglishNot Tried0
Hopdaemon - Golden BraidNot Tried0
Hopdaemon - Green DaemonNot Tried0
Kent - PaleNot Tried0
Loddon - Bamboozle Pale AleNot Tried0
Long Man - American Pale AleNot Tried0
Oakham - CitraNot Tried0
Oakham - JHBNot Tried0
Ripple Steam - American Pale AleNot Tried0
Ripple Steam - Farmhouse Pale AleNot Tried0
Skinner's - Betty Stogs BitterNot Tried0
Twisted - ConscriptNot Tried0
Picture 1. The Just Reproach, Deal, Kent

Visits Details

11 Mar 2018 (Dosser)
Full pub... loads of cheese
Moor - PMA (Pale Modern Ale)5.30Excellentyummy
10 Jan 2018 (ChrisE)
Early afternoon, I was surprised to find a friend from Essex in here who had decided to visit Deal on a whim. I was so surprised that I forgot to switch my 'phone off and had to forfeit £1 when it beeped to indicate that Mr. Pirrip had sent me an email.
Old Dairy - Red Top3.80Excellent
Manchester - Factory4.00Good
First In Last Out (FILO) - Cardinal4.40Not Tried
Ripple Steam - American Pale Ale4.50Not Tried
19 Dec 2017 (Dosser)
2 visits today. Landlord would like a little more recognition from the local camra branch.
Kent - Prohibition4.80ExceptionalSuperb condition.
19 Sep 2017 (ChrisE)
Lunchtime visit soon after 12:00 opening and already busy. We had started our trip here because we thought it closed at 14:00 hours on a Tuesday but we were told that they are still on summer hours and open all day today.
Breakwater - Bitter4.70ExcellentExcellent.
Dark Star - Hophead3.80Not Tried
Kent - Pale4.00Not Tried
Long Man - American Pale Ale4.80Not Tried
Ripple Steam - Farmhouse Pale Ale4.20Not Tried
21 Aug 2016 (Dosser)
Pub closed at 4pm. If only it had shut at 3.30. After a great run of quality beers it came to an end here.
Canterbury Ales (sometimes badged as Canterbrew) - Sorachi Ace4.10PoorDull, lifeless, flat. Badged at 4.8%. £3.40 wasted.
26 May 2016 (Philip Pirrip)
Evening. Immediate and prolonged banter as always here.
Kent - KGB4.10Excellent
East London (ELB) - Maya2.80ExcellentObviously heavily hopped with the aftertaste being a bittersweetness on the lips
Kent - Simcoe4.50Good
Twisted - Conscript4.20Not Tried
02 Feb 2016 (ChrisE)
Early evening visit. I had intended to visit the vinyl records and real ales shop opposite but it closes at 5pm on Tuesdays so I was too late.
Burton Bridge - Just theTicket4.50Excellent
Hopdaemon - Golden Braid3.70Not Tried
Oakham - Citra4.20Not Tried
Beerd (experimental side of Bath) - A.B.A. American Brown Ale5.80Not Tried
28 Jan 2016 (ChrisE)
Lunchtime until close. A good crowd of locals and visitors to the area.
Otter - Ale4.50Excellent
Canterbury Ales (sometimes badged as Canterbrew) - Single Hop Jarrylo Porter4.40Excellent
Canterbury Ales (sometimes badged as Canterbrew) - The Pardoner's Ale3.80Not Tried
Hop Fuzz - English4.00Not Tried
22 Jan 2016 (ChrisE)
A proper micropub, I had a good chat with Mark and a few of the other customers.
Canterbury Ales (sometimes badged as Canterbrew) - The Knight's Ale4.60Excellent
Skinner's - Betty Stogs Bitter4.00Not Tried
Loddon - Bamboozle Pale Ale4.80Not Tried
Hopdaemon - Green Daemon5.00Not Tried
03 Oct 2015 (Philip Pirrip)
Late afternoon into evening. On parade for a mate's 69th with him firmly in the chair throughout.
Kent - Beyond the Pale5.40Good
Kent - Citra4.50Good
Goacher's - Beyond Reproach (house beer)3.80Good
Oakham - JHB3.80Not Tried

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About The Just Reproach

The pub sign. The Just Reproach, Deal, Kent

Summary of Beer Scores


The pub is found in Deal, Kent, CT14 6HX.

Single roomed Micropub converted from a former shop. The pub’s name has been taken from Daniel Defoe’s account of the Great Storm of 1703. This pub opened on 14th December 2011 selling real ales, cider and some wine. This town centre pub is handy for the beach and Deal railway station. Usually 4 real ales on at any one time. Mobile phone use is more than frowned upon here - it is subject to a fine!

We have visited this pub 42 times, seen 113 different beers and tried 72 of them.

Map location

Postcode: CT14 6HX