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Five Points Railway Porter

PubAddressLast Visit Seen
The FoxHanwell, Greater London29 Sep 2021
The Surrey OaksNewdigate, Surrey26 Aug 2020
Artillery ArmsRamsgate, Kent17 Aug 2020
The Pembury TavernHackney, Greater London16 Mar 2020
Montefiore ArmsRamsgate, Kent07 Mar 2020
The Conqueror AlehouseRamsgate, Kent25 Feb 2020
The BirdsLeytonstone, Greater London23 Feb 2020
The HarpCharing Cross, Central London24 Jan 2020
163 Upper Street (formerly The Taproom)Islington, Central London23 Jan 2020
Star & GarterBromley, Greater London04 Jan 2020
The Cock TavernHackney, Greater London02 Jan 2020
The Rusty BucketEltham, Greater London20 Dec 2019
Leyton TechnicalLeyton, Greater London08 Dec 2019
The HopeCarshalton, Greater London29 Nov 2019
Euston TapEuston, Central London26 Nov 2019
The River Ale HouseEast Greenwich, Greater London13 Nov 2019
Bake & AlehouseWestgate-on-Sea, Kent08 Aug 2019
12 Degrees (a.k.a. RAMS Micropub 12 Degrees)Rochester, Kent27 May 2019
Catford Constitutional ClubCatford, Greater London13 Nov 2018
Waterloo TapWaterloo, Central London15 Oct 2018
Royal AlbertNew Cross, Greater London23 Sep 2018
The Duke's HeadHighgate, Greater London16 Sep 2018
The PrinceWood Green, Greater London14 Sep 2018
Westow HouseCrystal Palace, Greater London14 Jun 2018
The HaymakersCambridge, Cambridgeshire08 Jun 2018
Hermits CaveCamberwell, Greater London23 May 2018
Dartford Working Men's ClubDartford, Kent07 Apr 2018
Old FountainOld Street, Central London20 Jan 2018
StormbirdCamberwell, Greater London25 May 2017
Pub on the ParkHackney, Greater London24 May 2017
Tap EastStratford, Greater London21 May 2017
The RakeSouthwark, Central London02 Nov 2016
Leyton Orient Supporters ClubLeyton, Greater London26 Jan 2016
Salt Woolwich (formerly The Taproom SE18)Woolwich, Greater London15 Nov 2015
Old Red CowSmithfield, Central London01 Oct 2015
The Compass AlehouseGravesend, Kent19 Sep 2015
The Hare & BilletBlackheath, Greater London17 Sep 2015
The White HartWhitechapel, Greater London10 Sep 2015
The PloughBloomsbury, Central London12 Mar 2015
BirdcageBethnal Green, Greater London06 Feb 2015
Earl of EssexIslington, Central London20 Dec 2014
Bar t'atIlkley, West Yorkshire14 Nov 2014
The Evening StarBrighton, East Sussex04 Sep 2014
Ravensbourne ArmsLewisham, Greater London22 Jun 2014
Hack & HopBlackfriars, Central London21 Jan 2014
The SwanBloomsbury, Central London27 Dec 2013
The Clapton HartClapton, Greater London29 Nov 2013
Williams Ale & Cider HouseSpitalfields, Central London01 Nov 2013
The Windsor CastleClapton, Greater London09 Oct 2013
Plough (formerly BrewDog)Homerton, Greater London09 Oct 2013
The Star by Hackney DownsHackney, Greater London09 Oct 2013
The Beer HallStaveley, Cumbria18 Jul 2013
Five Points BrewingHackney, Greater London18 Jul 2013
London Fields BreweryHackney, Greater London04 May 2013

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.

The Fox, Hanwell, Greater London

ChrisENot Tried29 Sep 2021

The Surrey Oaks, Newdigate, Surrey

WittendenExcellent26 Aug 2020 Luscious, chocolately porter, taken as an evening chill descended.

Artillery Arms, Ramsgate, Kent

Magnus GreelNot Tried17 Aug 2020
DosserExcellent17 Aug 2019
DosserExcellent11 Aug 2019 Superb. Fresh on and cold!

The Pembury Tavern, Hackney, Greater London

Stephen HarrisExceptional16 Mar 2020 Immaculate.
Stephen HarrisNot Tried12 Mar 2020
Stephen HarrisNot Tried09 Mar 2020
Stephen HarrisExcellent02 Mar 2020 I can't visit without having a pint of this.
Stephen HarrisExcellent27 Feb 2020 Very mellow tonight.
Stephen HarrisExcellent24 Feb 2020
Stephen HarrisExcellent20 Feb 2020 Black and creamy and chocolatey.
Stephen HarrisExcellent28 Jan 2020 Fresh tasting and chocolatey.
Stephen HarrisExcellent10 Jan 2020 Ever excellent.
Stephen HarrisExcellent02 Jan 2020 A chocolatey Porter.
Stephen HarrisExcellent30 Dec 2019
Stephen HarrisExcellent23 Dec 2019
Stephen HarrisExcellent16 Dec 2019 My regular tipple here.
Stephen HarrisGood06 Dec 2019 Perhaps not quite firing on all cylinders tonight.
Stephen HarrisExcellent26 Nov 2019 Bliss.
Stephen HarrisExcellent24 Oct 2019 A rich, smooth, chocolatey Porter.
Stephen HarrisNot Tried14 Oct 2019
Stephen HarrisExcellent10 Oct 2019 A couple of these to balance the green stuff.
Stephen HarrisNot Tried03 Oct 2019
Stephen HarrisNot Tried19 Sep 2019
Stephen HarrisExcellent11 Sep 2019 Extra creamy texture today.
Stephen HarrisExcellent22 Aug 2019 Fautless.
Stephen HarrisExcellent18 Aug 2019
Stephen HarrisExcellent16 Aug 2019
Stephen HarrisExcellent02 Aug 2019 My inevitable first purchase.
Stephen HarrisExcellent30 Jul 2019 Freshly crowned CAMRA Champion Beer of London. Bitter chocolate flavours.
Stephen HarrisNot Tried19 Jul 2019
Stephen HarrisExcellent25 Jun 2019 Tasting great.
Stephen HarrisExcellent10 Jun 2019 On top form.
Stephen HarrisExcellent03 Jun 2019 Thick and rich and chocolatey.
Stephen HarrisNot Tried20 May 2019
Stephen HarrisNot Tried13 May 2019
Stephen HarrisExcellent30 Apr 2019 Delightful, as always.
Stephen HarrisExcellent05 Apr 2019
Stephen HarrisExcellent18 Mar 2019
Stephen HarrisExcellent11 Mar 2019 I love this beer.
Stephen HarrisExcellent12 Feb 2019 Reliably excellent.
Stephen HarrisExcellent06 Feb 2019 As good as always.
Stephen HarrisExcellent28 Jan 2019 Always lovely in here.
Stephen HarrisNot Tried22 Jan 2019
Stephen HarrisExcellent08 Jan 2019 In splendid form.
Stephen HarrisNot Tried02 Jan 2019
Stephen HarrisNot Tried27 Dec 2018
Stephen HarrisNot Tried05 Dec 2018
Stephen HarrisNot Tried12 Nov 2018
Stephen HarrisNot Tried19 Oct 2018
Stephen HarrisExceptional04 Oct 2018 A superb pint of chocolatey, black Porter. Is this the best regularly-brewed Porter in London?
Stephen HarrisNot Tried03 Aug 2018
Stephen HarrisNot Tried20 Jul 2018
AndrewNot Tried23 Jun 2018
Stephen HarrisNot Tried15 May 2018

Montefiore Arms, Ramsgate, Kent

DosserExcellent07 Mar 2020 Yummy but needed a big top up.
DosserExcellent11 Aug 2019 Top quality

The Conqueror Alehouse, Ramsgate, Kent

DosserExcellent25 Feb 2020 A superb pint and my beer of the day.

The Birds, Leytonstone, Greater London

Stephen HarrisAcceptable23 Feb 2020 In rather substandard condition and a shadow of the beer I so enjoy on its home territory in Hackney.

The Harp, Charing Cross, Central London

Philip PirripExcellent24 Jan 2020 First rate
Philip PirripNot Tried17 Oct 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried15 Jun 2019
Philip PirripExcellent16 Mar 2019 Nutritious
Philip PirripNot Tried09 Feb 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried08 Feb 2019
Philip PirripGood23 Nov 2018
Philip PirripNot Tried08 Sep 2018
Philip PirripNot Tried02 Sep 2018
Philip PirripNot Tried14 Jul 2018
Philip PirripNot Tried22 Jun 2018
Philip PirripGood16 May 2018
Archie14Not Tried29 Mar 2018
Philip PirripGood09 Mar 2018 Last half out of cask and nowt to complain about
Philip PirripExcellent20 Jan 2018
BrianNot Tried20 Oct 2017 Good choice said the barman and then it ran out as mine was being poured.
Philip PirripExcellent19 Aug 2017
Philip PirripNot Tried22 Jul 2017
Philip PirripExcellent06 Dec 2016
Philip PirripNot Tried18 Oct 2016
Philip PirripExcellent19 Sep 2016
Philip PirripExcellent13 Sep 2016

163 Upper Street (formerly The Taproom), Islington, Central London

ChrisENot Tried23 Jan 2020
Stephen HarrisNot Tried03 Oct 2013

Star & Garter, Bromley, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried04 Jan 2020
Philip PirripExcellent03 Aug 2019 A slow drinking nightcap

The Cock Tavern, Hackney, Greater London

Stephen HarrisNot Tried02 Jan 2020
Stephen HarrisNot Tried05 Jul 2019
Stephen HarrisNot Tried13 May 2019
Stephen HarrisExcellent19 Oct 2018 I’m continuing to find this beer very much to my taste.
Stephen HarrisNot Tried04 Oct 2018
Stephen HarrisNot Tried27 Sep 2018
Stephen HarrisExcellent13 Dec 2016 A favourite of mine and I couldn’t resist starting with a pint of this despite the wealth of beery delights available tonight. It’s on particularly good form too.
Stephen HarrisNot Tried18 May 2014
Stephen HarrisNot Tried12 Feb 2014
Stephen HarrisNot Tried30 Aug 2013

The Rusty Bucket, Eltham, Greater London

Philip PirripAcceptable20 Dec 2019 Needed a tad more condition

Leyton Technical, Leyton, Greater London

Stephen HarrisGood08 Dec 2019 Great flavours but a bit flat.
Stephen HarrisGood22 Sep 2019 Not quite its usual self here.
Stephen HarrisExcellent17 Sep 2019 A beer not to be missed when available.
Stephen HarrisExcellent13 Oct 2018 Not for the first time recently, this is the outstanding best beer of the day.
Stephen HarrisExcellent03 Jan 2018 Black, roasty and creamy, but not ‘derailed’.

The Hope, Carshalton, Greater London

Magnus GreelNot Tried29 Nov 2019
ChrisEExcellent18 Aug 2018 Superb, it did not take long for this beer to run out.

Euston Tap, Euston, Central London

Jack WilliamNot Tried26 Nov 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried17 Oct 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried04 Mar 2019
Jack WilliamNot Tried28 Aug 2018
Stephen HarrisNot Tried27 Sep 2017
Stephen HarrisNot Tried13 May 2017

The River Ale House, East Greenwich, Greater London

Philip PirripExcellent13 Nov 2019 Glorious intake of burnt malt with distinct bitterness
Philip PirripNot Tried12 Nov 2019 Put on at closing time
Philip PirripNot Tried16 Nov 2017
Philip PirripNot Tried01 Oct 2017
Philip PirripNot Tried29 Sep 2017

Bake & Alehouse, Westgate-on-Sea, Kent

Jack WilliamNot Tried08 Aug 2019

12 Degrees (a.k.a. RAMS Micropub 12 Degrees), Rochester, Kent

Philip PirripNot Tried27 May 2019

Catford Constitutional Club, Catford, Greater London

Philip PirripExcellent13 Nov 2018
Philip PirripNot Tried14 Feb 2018

Waterloo Tap, Waterloo, Central London

Philip PirripExcellent15 Oct 2018 Good in every way
Stephen HarrisNot Tried18 Mar 2016

Royal Albert, New Cross, Greater London

Philip PirripExcellent23 Sep 2018
Philip PirripNot Tried17 Jun 2018
Philip PirripExcellent10 Jun 2018
Philip PirripNot Tried01 Jan 2018
Philip PirripNot Tried24 Sep 2017
Philip PirripGood02 Sep 2017 Ran out after pulling a third, given gratis. Intriguing liquorice and intense hop notes in the end of cask froth
Philip PirripExcellent31 Aug 2017
Philip PirripNot Tried25 Jan 2017
Philip PirripGood29 Aug 2015
Philip PirripNot Tried14 Apr 2015
Philip PirripExcellent12 Apr 2015

The Duke's Head, Highgate, Greater London

Stephen HarrisNot Tried16 Sep 2018

The Prince, Wood Green, Greater London

Stephen HarrisNot Tried14 Sep 2018

Westow House, Crystal Palace, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried14 Jun 2018

The Haymakers, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

AndrewGood08 Jun 2018 Oily rick porter

Hermits Cave, Camberwell, Greater London

Philip PirripGood23 May 2018

Dartford Working Men's Club, Dartford, Kent

ChrisENot Tried07 Apr 2018

Old Fountain, Old Street, Central London

Stephen HarrisNot Tried20 Jan 2018

Stormbird, Camberwell, Greater London

Philip PirripExcellent25 May 2017 Spot on, had a second

Pub on the Park, Hackney, Greater London

Stephen HarrisNot Tried24 May 2017

Tap East, Stratford, Greater London

Stephen HarrisNot Tried21 May 2017

The Rake, Southwark, Central London

Stephen HarrisNot Tried02 Nov 2016

Leyton Orient Supporters Club, Leyton, Greater London

Stephen HarrisNot Tried26 Jan 2016

Salt Woolwich (formerly The Taproom SE18), Woolwich, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried15 Nov 2015
Philip PirripNot Tried08 Nov 2015

Old Red Cow, Smithfield, Central London

Stephen HarrisNot Tried01 Oct 2015

The Compass Alehouse, Gravesend, Kent

Philip PirripExcellent19 Sep 2015 I've had a week of this beer and this example was excellent and on gravity

The Hare & Billet, Blackheath, Greater London

Philip PirripExcellent17 Sep 2015 First rate - so much so that one turned into two, three then four. But at an excruciating price of £4.50pp for a beer that will be subject to a low PBD rate

The White Hart, Whitechapel, Greater London

Stephen HarrisExcellent10 Sep 2015 One of my favourite Porters. Rich and chocolaty.

The Plough, Bloomsbury, Central London

Stephen HarrisExcellent12 Mar 2015 A really very fine black Porter.
Stephen HarrisNot Tried02 Feb 2015

Birdcage, Bethnal Green, Greater London

Stephen HarrisExcellent06 Feb 2015 Not, unfortunately, the ‘Derailed Porter’ that is currently available, but still very nice indeed.

Earl of Essex, Islington, Central London

AndrewExcellent20 Dec 2014 Top porter. Roasted and not too sweet.

Bar t'at, Ilkley, West Yorkshire

HSBNot Tried14 Nov 2014

The Evening Star, Brighton, East Sussex

Philip PirripNot Tried04 Sep 2014

Ravensbourne Arms, Lewisham, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried22 Jun 2014

Hack & Hop, Blackfriars, Central London

Stephen HarrisExcellent21 Jan 2014 Smooth, thick, oily Porter – the chocolate tastes quite subdued today.

The Swan, Bloomsbury, Central London

Stephen HarrisNot Tried27 Dec 2013

The Clapton Hart, Clapton, Greater London

Stephen HarrisNot Tried29 Nov 2013

Williams Ale & Cider House, Spitalfields, Central London

Stephen HarrisNot Tried01 Nov 2013

The Windsor Castle, Clapton, Greater London

Stephen HarrisNot Tried09 Oct 2013
Stephen HarrisExcellent15 Aug 2013 Smooth and silky. Cocoa powder tastes with a bitter finish.

Plough (formerly BrewDog), Homerton, Greater London

Stephen HarrisExcellent09 Oct 2013 Sublime, smooth, black, chocolaty porter.

The Star by Hackney Downs, Hackney, Greater London

Stephen HarrisExcellent09 Oct 2013 Brewed just around the corner. A very smooth pint.

The Beer Hall, Staveley, Cumbria

ChrisEExcellent18 Jul 2013 Superb,dark and chocolaty.

Five Points Brewing, Hackney, Greater London

Stephen HarrisExcellent18 Jul 2013 Plenty of chocolate flavours.

London Fields Brewery, Hackney, Greater London

Stephen HarrisExcellent04 May 2013 Black, rich, chocolaty porter.

Five Points Railway Porter

4.80% ABV.

We have tried this beer 85 times.

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

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