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Shepherd Neame The Faversham Steam Brewery - Whitstable Bay Pale Ale

PubAddressLast Visit Seen
The CrownBlackheath, Greater London28 Apr 2024
The ShipHerne Bay, Kent05 Apr 2024
The Black LionLynsted, Kent13 Mar 2024
Claret & Ale (formerly Claret Free House)Addiscombe, Greater London17 Jan 2024
The Chequers InnDoddington, Kent06 Dec 2023
ParrotCanterbury, Kent02 Dec 2023
The AlbionFaversham, Kent22 Jul 2023
The George & DragonFordwich, Kent18 Jul 2023
Prince of WalesHoath, Kent22 Feb 2023
Fitzwalter ArmsGoodnestone, Kent08 Jan 2023
Old City Bar (formerly The Old City)Canterbury, Kent13 Nov 2022
The Crown InnFinglesham, Kent06 Oct 2022
The Millers ArmsCanterbury, Kent05 Aug 2022
The Gate InnMarshside, Kent30 Jun 2022
The Golden LionBroad Oak, Kent24 Mar 2022
The Oak on the GreenBearsted, Kent14 Jan 2022
Market House (formerly Earls)Maidstone, Kent03 Jan 2022
Cinque PortsRye, East Sussex12 Nov 2021
The Tudor RoseUpper Upnor, Kent11 Nov 2021
The Royal Albion HotelBroadstairs, Kent15 Oct 2021
Royal Naval ReserveWhitstable, Kent09 Jul 2021
The Catherine WheelNewbury, Berkshire22 Jun 2021
The Dog InnWingham, Kent16 Jun 2021
The Swan & DogGreat Chart, Kent01 Jun 2021
White HartCanterbury, Kent19 May 2021
Dog & Bear HotelLenham, Kent06 Oct 2020
Lord NelsonDover, Kent01 Sep 2020
The Vine InnTenterden, Kent06 Aug 2020
Robin Hood & Little JohnBexleyheath, Greater London10 Mar 2020
Kings HeadShadoxhurst, Kent16 Jan 2020
The Restoration (formerly The Black Boy)Sevenoaks, Kent16 Dec 2019
The Jamaica Wine HouseCity, Central London21 Nov 2019
Old Doctor Butler's HeadCity, Central London21 Nov 2019
The Ashburnham ArmsGreenwich, Greater London10 Nov 2019
The Royal HotelDeal, Kent02 Nov 2019
The Saracens HeadDeal, Kent02 Nov 2019
The George StaplesBlackfen, Greater London28 Oct 2019
Savoy TapAldwych, Central London21 Sep 2019
Bonny CravatWoodchurch, Kent30 Jul 2019
The Bear InnFaversham, Kent22 Jul 2019
King Henry VIIIHever, Kent11 Jun 2019
The BellIngatestone, Essex30 Mar 2019
The Mackland ArmsRainham, Kent09 Mar 2019
Neptunes HallBroadstairs, Kent10 Jan 2019
Bucks HeadGoddens Green, Kent17 Nov 2018
The Market InnSandwich, Kent09 Nov 2018
The Minnis Bay Bar & BrasserieMinnis Bay, Kent23 Oct 2018
Good SamaritanWhitechapel, Greater London15 Oct 2018
The Kings HeadDeal, Kent07 Oct 2018
The Wilton ArmsBelgravia, Central London11 Sep 2018
Old Eden InnEdenbridge, Kent19 Aug 2018
The Limes (formerly Chimney Boy)Faversham, Kent05 Jul 2018
Railway HotelFaversham, Kent16 Jun 2018
The Botany BayBroadstairs, Kent05 May 2018
The Old Coach & HorsesCanterbury, Kent10 Mar 2018
The Kings HeadWye, Kent22 Feb 2018
New Flying HorseWye, Kent22 Feb 2018
The FarmhouseWest Malling, Kent22 Jan 2018
The Flying HorseSmarden, Kent18 Jan 2018
The Royal OakMersham, Kent16 Jan 2018
East India ArmsCity, Central London02 Jan 2018
The BullWoolwich, Greater London15 Dec 2017
The Stag InnHastings, East Sussex18 Nov 2017
The George HotelCranbrook, Kent11 Nov 2017
The Frog & ToadGillingham, Kent04 Nov 2017
The John Wallis (formerly Man of Kent)Ashford, Kent27 Oct 2017
Prince of WalesHerne Bay, Kent21 Oct 2017
The GeorgeSoho, Central London20 Oct 2017
Royal Victoria PavilionRamsgate, Kent27 Sep 2017
The SwanMaidstone, Kent13 Sep 2017
The Bull InnBethersden, Kent15 Aug 2017
The GrapesGravesend, Kent24 Jun 2017
Joiners ArmsWest Malling, Kent15 Apr 2017
Ye Olde BeverlieCanterbury, Kent01 Mar 2017
Conningbrook HotelAshford, Kent13 Feb 2017
White Horse & BowerWestminster, Central London17 Jan 2017
The Royal OakDartford, Kent10 Jan 2017
Belgian CafeRamsgate, Kent02 Jan 2017
Bell HotelSandwich, Kent30 Dec 2016
The Hop PoleWandsworth, Greater London05 Dec 2016
The SeaviewBirchington-on-Sea, Kent29 Oct 2016
The Mermaid InnBishopsbourne, Kent15 Oct 2016
Tom CribbLeicester Square, Central London29 Sep 2016
The Rugby TavernBloomsbury, Central London24 Sep 2016
The Duke of YorkBorough, Central London21 Sep 2016
Rose & CrownSouthwark, Central London06 Sep 2016
Bloomsbury TavernBloomsbury, Central London05 Sep 2016
Four FathomsHerne Bay, Kent18 Aug 2016
Cherry TreeCanterbury, Kent13 Aug 2016
Anchor InnHastings, East Sussex03 Jul 2016
The Crown InnSarre, Kent08 Jun 2016
George HotelYoulgreave (or Youlgrave), Derbyshire29 May 2016
Westminster ArmsWestminster, Central London18 Mar 2016
The Northern BelleMargate, Kent27 Nov 2015
The Zetland ArmsKingsdown, Kent10 Sep 2015
White Horse InnHawkinge, Kent18 Aug 2015
Red Lion InnBridge, Kent16 Aug 2015
The RoyalTankerton, Kent15 Aug 2015
The Belle VueRamsgate, Kent30 Jul 2015
Horse & GroomRamsgate, Kent20 Jul 2015
The Rose InnWickhambreaux, Kent18 Jul 2015
The Duke WilliamIckham, Kent18 Jul 2015
Pilgrims HotelCanterbury, Kent14 Jul 2015
The Spanish GalleonGreenwich, Greater London09 Jul 2015
The Cat & Custard PotPaddlesworth, Kent27 Jun 2015
The Fountain of AleSittingbourne, Kent18 May 2015
Old NeptuneWhitstable, Kent13 May 2015
The DragoonMaidstone, Kent02 May 2015
Mabel's TavernEuston, Central London17 Mar 2015
Grove Ferry InnGrove Ferry, Kent08 Mar 2015
Singleton BarnAshford, Kent03 Mar 2015
The ShakespeareCanterbury, Kent21 Feb 2015
The Marine HotelTankerton, Kent15 Feb 2015
The White HartClaygate, Kent30 Jan 2015
The Print House (formerly William Caxton)Tenterden, Kent16 Jan 2015
The CricketersCanterbury, Kent13 Dec 2014
The White SwanAldgate, Central London08 Dec 2014
Duke of WellingtonBelgravia, Central London27 Nov 2014
Fishermans ArmsMaidstone, Kent22 Nov 2014
Magpie & CrownBrentford, Greater London07 Nov 2014
Horse & GroomBelgravia, Central London05 Nov 2014
The WheatsheafStoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire03 Nov 2014
Puttshack Bank (formerly The Green Man)City, Central London27 Oct 2014
The MonumentCanterbury, Kent20 Oct 2014
Hooden Smokehouse & Cellar (formerly Hooden on the Hill)Willesborough, Kent15 Oct 2014
Kitty FisherBenenden, Kent05 Sep 2014
The Three HorseshoesHernhill, Kent23 Aug 2014
Hoop & GrapesFarringdon, Central London11 Aug 2014
The Queens HeadBoughton, Kent22 Jun 2014
Timber Batts @ The Compasses (formerly The Compasses Inn)Sole Street, Crundale, Kent31 May 2014
Cock & WoolpackCity, Central London27 May 2014
The Brickmaker's ArmsMaidstone, Kent24 May 2014
Kingswood Golf & Country ClubKingswood, Surrey11 Apr 2014
The Griffins HeadChillenden, Kent04 Apr 2014
The White HartNewenden, Kent11 Jan 2014
The Black FriarBlackfriars, Central London09 Jan 2014
The BrenchleyMaidstone, Kent29 Nov 2013
Ye Olde Thirsty PigMaidstone, Kent15 Nov 2013
The Duke (of York)Bloomsbury, Central London19 Sep 2013
Brown BearWhitechapel, Greater London06 Sep 2013
White HorseTrowse, Norfolk03 Sep 2013
Walnut Tree InnAldington, Kent29 Aug 2013
The Plough InnLewson Street, Kent23 Aug 2013
The Globe InnHythe, Kent15 Aug 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 Crown, Blackheath, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried28 Apr 2024
Philip PirripNot Tried11 Jan 2023
Philip PirripNot Tried20 Feb 2022
Philip PirripNot Tried24 Jan 2020
Philip PirripNot Tried11 Jan 2020
Philip PirripNot Tried14 Dec 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried29 Nov 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried16 Nov 2019 The 2 pump clips no longer carry the Faversham Steam Brewery "sobriquet", indeed no brewing provenance at all - how odd
Philip PirripNot Tried06 Nov 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried02 Nov 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried26 Oct 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried06 Apr 2018
Philip PirripAcceptable01 Mar 2018 Not right, toffee flavour and loss of the lovely hop nose from the last one I had here. Replaced from same pump by the Guv, marginally better perhaps
Philip PirripExcellent24 Feb 2018 Classic mid brown English bitter, seemed quite a match to the Shep's bitter of old with its floral hop nose
Philip PirripNot Tried31 Dec 2016
Philip PirripNot Tried29 Sep 2015
Philip PirripNot Tried15 Sep 2015
Philip PirripNot Tried16 Jun 2015
Philip PirripNot Tried12 Mar 2014 2 of the 5 pumps used here to dispense this beer which hides its Shepherd Neame provenance

The Ship, Herne Bay, Kent

AndrewNot Tried05 Apr 2024

The Black Lion, Lynsted, Kent

Jack WilliamNot Tried13 Mar 2024

Claret & Ale (formerly Claret Free House), Addiscombe, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried17 Jan 2024
Philip PirripGood24 Nov 2023 Only a half but passed muster as good. An uninspiring brand however
Philip PirripGood24 Aug 2022 Condition good but not a whiff of the floral hop nose it probably ought to have

The Chequers Inn, Doddington, Kent

Jack WilliamNot Tried06 Dec 2023

Parrot, Canterbury, Kent

AndrewNot Tried02 Dec 2023
ChrisENot Tried08 Sep 2020
AndrewNot Tried03 Jul 2018
ChrisENot Tried01 Jul 2017
AndrewNot Tried26 Feb 2016
AndrewGood19 Feb 2016
Jack WilliamNot Tried13 Dec 2014
ChrisENot Tried10 Nov 2014
AndrewNot Tried04 Oct 2014

The Albion, Faversham, Kent

Jack WilliamNot Tried22 Jul 2023

The George & Dragon, Fordwich, Kent

Magnus GreelUndrinkable18 Jul 2023 Ditto my comments for the Spirit Of Kent. Exchanged for 3 halves of rip off Neck Oil which I deemed not even worthy of noting.
AndrewNot Tried10 Mar 2018
Jack WilliamNot Tried22 Oct 2017
Magnus GreelNot Tried03 Oct 2017
Jack WilliamNot Tried10 May 2017
AndrewNot Tried22 Apr 2017

Prince of Wales, Hoath, Kent

AndrewAcceptable22 Feb 2023

Fitzwalter Arms, Goodnestone, Kent

Jack WilliamNot Tried08 Jan 2023
WittendenAcceptable22 Feb 2015 Fused, with sweeter notes predominating.
WittendenAcceptable23 Feb 2014 Initially pleasantly hoppy,but a metallic tang developed.

Old City Bar (formerly The Old City), Canterbury, Kent

Jack WilliamAcceptable13 Nov 2022 Bland. Pint topped up ok when asked.
AndrewNot Tried20 Sep 2016

The Crown Inn, Finglesham, Kent

Jack WilliamNot Tried06 Oct 2022

The Millers Arms, Canterbury, Kent

Jack WilliamGood05 Aug 2022
Magnus GreelExcellent02 Oct 2020 Our first pint was undrinkable so with good grace a fresh cask was put on and worth the short wait.
AndrewNot Tried28 May 2019
Jack WilliamNot Tried16 Jul 2018
AndrewNot Tried19 Jun 2018
Jack WilliamAcceptable02 Jan 2018
Jack WilliamNot Tried27 Dec 2014

The Gate Inn, Marshside, Kent

Jack WilliamNot Tried30 Jun 2022
AndrewNot Tried03 Dec 2016

The Golden Lion, Broad Oak, Kent

Jack WilliamAcceptable24 Mar 2022 Hobson’s choice. Surprised that there was no Masterbrew.

The Oak on the Green, Bearsted, Kent

ChrisENot Tried14 Jan 2022

Market House (formerly Earls), Maidstone, Kent

Magnus GreelNot Tried03 Jan 2022
ChrisENot Tried25 Nov 2021
Magnus GreelNot Tried31 Oct 2020
ChrisENot Tried31 Oct 2020
ChrisENot Tried22 Sep 2020
ChrisENot Tried19 Dec 2019
ChrisENot Tried18 Jun 2019
ChrisENot Tried30 Apr 2018
ChrisENot Tried31 Oct 2017

Cinque Ports, Rye, East Sussex

ChrisENot Tried12 Nov 2021

The Tudor Rose, Upper Upnor, Kent

ChrisENot Tried11 Nov 2021
ChrisENot Tried16 May 2016

The Royal Albion Hotel, Broadstairs, Kent

ChrisEGood15 Oct 2021 Well kept but not my favourite style of beer.
ChrisENot Tried07 Jul 2021
ChrisENot Tried10 Jan 2019
ChrisENot Tried31 May 2016

Royal Naval Reserve, Whitstable, Kent

Magnus GreelGood09 Jul 2021

The Catherine Wheel, Newbury, Berkshire

Magnus GreelNot Tried22 Jun 2021

The Dog Inn, Wingham, Kent

Jack WilliamNot Tried16 Jun 2021
AndrewNot Tried07 Oct 2017

The Swan & Dog, Great Chart, Kent

Jack WilliamGood01 Jun 2021
ChrisENot Tried25 Aug 2020
ChrisENot Tried11 Aug 2017
Magnus GreelExcellent14 Jul 2017 Crisp refreshing with a dry finish. Nice.

White Hart, Canterbury, Kent

Jack WilliamNot Tried19 May 2021
Jack WilliamGood22 Dec 2019 Fresh and in good nick.
AndrewNot Tried07 Jun 2014

Dog & Bear Hotel, Lenham, Kent

ChrisENot Tried06 Oct 2020

Lord Nelson, Dover, Kent

ChrisENot Tried01 Sep 2020
Jack WilliamNot Tried21 Feb 2020

The Vine Inn, Tenterden, Kent

ChrisENot Tried06 Aug 2020
ChrisENot Tried16 Jan 2020
ChrisEGood23 Oct 2019
ChrisENot Tried26 May 2019
ChrisENot Tried27 Aug 2018
ChrisENot Tried14 Jul 2018
Magnus GreelNot Tried08 Feb 2017
ChrisENot Tried15 Dec 2016
ChrisENot Tried19 Nov 2015
ChrisENot Tried20 Mar 2014
ChrisENot Tried15 Jan 2014
ChrisENot Tried18 Sep 2013
ChrisEGood14 Jul 2013

Robin Hood & Little John, Bexleyheath, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried10 Mar 2020
Philip PirripNot Tried20 Feb 2020
Philip PirripNot Tried03 Dec 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried29 Oct 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried08 Oct 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried24 Sep 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried17 Sep 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried10 Sep 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried06 Sep 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried11 Aug 2018
Philip PirripNot Tried20 Jul 2018
Philip PirripNot Tried10 May 2018
Philip PirripNot Tried13 Jul 2017
Philip PirripNot Tried13 Jun 2017
Philip PirripNot Tried14 Apr 2017
Philip PirripAcceptable20 Jun 2014 One dimensional with metallic whiff

Kings Head, Shadoxhurst, Kent

ChrisENot Tried16 Jan 2020
Magnus GreelNot Tried08 Feb 2017
ChrisENot Tried25 Aug 2016
ChrisENot Tried18 Sep 2013

The Restoration (formerly The Black Boy), Sevenoaks, Kent

ChrisENot Tried16 Dec 2019 My friend drank this and told me that it was superb.

The Jamaica Wine House, City, Central London

ChrisENot Tried21 Nov 2019
Stephen HarrisNot Tried01 Jun 2015
Stephen HarrisNot Tried27 May 2014 Advertised by pump clip, but not available.

Old Doctor Butler's Head, City, Central London

ChrisEGood21 Nov 2019

The Ashburnham Arms, Greenwich, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried10 Nov 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried15 Jul 2014 Not a single reference to Shepherd Neame on point of sale material
EdbeckGood07 Jun 2014

The Royal Hotel, Deal, Kent

ChrisENot Tried02 Nov 2019
ChrisENot Tried19 Sep 2017

The Saracens Head, Deal, Kent

ChrisENot Tried02 Nov 2019

The George Staples, Blackfen, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried28 Oct 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried23 Sep 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried03 Nov 2015
Philip PirripNot Tried17 Oct 2015
Philip PirripNot Tried14 Jul 2015
Philip PirripNot Tried20 Jun 2015
Philip PirripNot Tried18 Apr 2015
Philip PirripNot Tried04 Jun 2014

Savoy Tap, Aldwych, Central London

ChrisEExcellent21 Sep 2019
ChrisENot Tried18 Sep 2019
ChrisEExcellent04 Sep 2019 In very good condition.
ChrisEExcellent08 Jan 2019 In tip top condition, not my favourite beer but I could not fault this.

Bonny Cravat, Woodchurch, Kent

Magnus GreelNot Tried30 Jul 2019

The Bear Inn, Faversham, Kent

ChrisENot Tried22 Jul 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried08 Jan 2015

King Henry VIII, Hever, Kent

Stephen HarrisGood11 Jun 2019 As good as this beer gets.

The Bell, Ingatestone, Essex

WittendenGood30 Mar 2019 Unthreatening.
WittendenGood16 Nov 2013 Fine but dull. Dry finish.

The Mackland Arms, Rainham, Kent

TobesGood09 Mar 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried14 May 2014

Neptunes Hall, Broadstairs, Kent

ChrisENot Tried10 Jan 2019

Bucks Head, Goddens Green, Kent

WittendenGood17 Nov 2018
WittendenAcceptable07 Jul 2018 OK, but not helped by the great heat.
WittendenGood19 May 2018 Probably my default Sheps' beer now.
WittendenGood24 Feb 2018 Toffeeish pale ale.

The Market Inn, Sandwich, Kent

ChrisENot Tried09 Nov 2018
Jack WilliamGood26 Sep 2018 Very nice condition.
DosserNot Tried25 Jul 2015
Vacuous Not Tried21 Feb 2015
Stephen HarrisAcceptable08 Jun 2014 Very much a Shepherd Neame taste, and none of the crispness or flavour I enjoyed in a pint of the same elsewhere a couple of weeks ago.

The Minnis Bay Bar & Brasserie, Minnis Bay, Kent

ChrisENot Tried23 Oct 2018
ChrisENot Tried13 Jun 2017

Good Samaritan, Whitechapel, Greater London

Stephen HarrisNot Tried15 Oct 2018

The Kings Head, Deal, Kent

AndrewNot Tried07 Oct 2018
Jack WilliamGood02 Apr 2015

The Wilton Arms, Belgravia, Central London

Philip PirripPoor11 Sep 2018 Couldn't quite diagnose what was wrong with this. All I got was caramel smell and taste not the usual floral hoppiness. Pleased to drink up and leave the premises
Stephen HarrisGood05 Nov 2014 Slightly more mellow than a pint of this drank earlier this-evening.

Old Eden Inn, Edenbridge, Kent

Stephen HarrisNot Tried19 Aug 2018

The Limes (formerly Chimney Boy), Faversham, Kent

Philip PirripNot Tried05 Jul 2018
Philip PirripNot Tried10 Apr 2014

Railway Hotel, Faversham, Kent

Philip PirripGood16 Jun 2018 At £2.10 for a half, assume £4.20 pp, outrageous
Philip PirripNot Tried06 Aug 2016
Philip PirripNot Tried13 Jul 2016
Philip PirripNot Tried16 Aug 2014
Philip PirripAcceptable23 Jul 2013 OK but very bland - no outstanding flavours. Why oh why does the clip at point of sale not state the brewing provenance as being Shepherd Neame - presumably to mislead the unwary?

The Botany Bay, Broadstairs, Kent

ChrisENot Tried05 May 2018
ChrisENot Tried05 May 2018
ChrisENot Tried01 Oct 2015
DosserNot Tried11 Aug 2015 £3.70 a pint but the food was tasty
AndrewNot Tried18 Feb 2015

The Old Coach & Horses, Canterbury, Kent

AndrewNot Tried10 Mar 2018

The Kings Head, Wye, Kent

Magnus GreelNot Tried22 Feb 2018
Magnus GreelExcellent22 Feb 2018 Spot on condition most enjoyable.
ChrisENot Tried06 Oct 2017
Jack WilliamNot Tried03 Oct 2017
ChrisENot Tried17 Aug 2016
AndrewNot Tried24 Dec 2015
TrevorGood16 Feb 2015
ChrisEExcellent05 Jun 2014 Very tasty and well kept pint.
HSBGood05 Jun 2014 Tasted like Sheps of old.
TrevorGood26 May 2014

New Flying Horse, Wye, Kent

Magnus GreelNot Tried22 Feb 2018
ChrisENot Tried06 Oct 2017
ChrisENot Tried17 Aug 2016
TrevorNot Tried27 Jul 2016
TrevorNot Tried18 Jul 2016
AndrewNot Tried24 Dec 2015
TrevorNot Tried08 Jul 2015
AndrewNot Tried04 Jul 2015
TrevorNot Tried20 May 2015
TrevorGood02 Apr 2015
TrevorNot Tried11 Mar 2015
AndrewNot Tried27 Dec 2014
TrevorNot Tried18 Nov 2014
TrevorNot Tried16 Nov 2014
TrevorNot Tried05 Sep 2014 2 pumps
TrevorNot Tried06 Aug 2014 2 pumps
ChrisENot Tried05 Jun 2014
HSBNot Tried05 Jun 2014
TrevorGood21 May 2014 Some citrus flavour came through. There were 2 pumps of this.
AndrewNot Tried24 Dec 2013
TrevorGood23 Oct 2013 Full bodied ale with a hint of citrus.
TrevorGood05 Sep 2013 Refreshing taste.

The Farmhouse, West Malling, Kent

ChrisENot Tried22 Jan 2018
Philip PirripNot Tried15 Apr 2017

The Flying Horse, Smarden, Kent

ChrisENot Tried18 Jan 2018

The Royal Oak, Mersham, Kent

ChrisENot Tried16 Jan 2018

East India Arms, City, Central London

Stephen HarrisNot Tried02 Jan 2018
HSBNot Tried03 Dec 2015
Stephen HarrisGood01 Oct 2013 The first impression is of the usual SN yeast taste, which I do not greatly like, but once over that hurdle I found this to be a nicely balanced beer.

The Bull, Woolwich, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried15 Dec 2017
Philip PirripNot Tried22 Apr 2017

The Stag Inn, Hastings, East Sussex

AndrewNot Tried18 Nov 2017

The George Hotel, Cranbrook, Kent

Philip PirripNot Tried11 Nov 2017

The Frog & Toad, Gillingham, Kent

Stephen HarrisNot Tried04 Nov 2017

The John Wallis (formerly Man of Kent), Ashford, Kent

ChrisEGood27 Oct 2017

Prince of Wales, Herne Bay, Kent

AndrewNot Tried21 Oct 2017

The George, Soho, Central London

BrianAcceptable20 Oct 2017 Verging on the tasteless - the other usual suspects were available too.

Royal Victoria Pavilion, Ramsgate, Kent

DosserGood27 Sep 2017 Boss gave me a sample of the £3.90 key keg version which was nice. But not worth £3.90

The Swan, Maidstone, Kent

ChrisENot Tried13 Sep 2017
ChrisENot Tried12 Mar 2017
ChrisENot Tried22 Jan 2015
ChrisENot Tried06 Sep 2014
AlenomoreNot Tried08 Sep 2013
AlenomoreNot Tried07 Sep 2013
AlenomoreNot Tried06 Sep 2013
PedroNot Tried20 Aug 2013
PedroNot Tried18 Aug 2013
PedroNot Tried03 Aug 2013

The Bull Inn, Bethersden, Kent

TrevorNot Tried15 Aug 2017

The Grapes, Gravesend, Kent

Philip PirripNot Tried24 Jun 2017

Joiners Arms, West Malling, Kent

Philip PirripPoor15 Apr 2017 Flat, lifeless, unpalatable, down quickly and out

Ye Olde Beverlie, Canterbury, Kent

AndrewNot Tried01 Mar 2017

Conningbrook Hotel, Ashford, Kent

ChrisENot Tried13 Feb 2017
TrevorGood07 Oct 2015
TrevorNot Tried23 Sep 2015
TrevorAcceptable07 Apr 2015
ChrisENot Tried11 Feb 2015
Magnus GreelExcellent11 Feb 2015 Bland enough for my taste buds not to detect any flavour with this one

White Horse & Bower, Westminster, Central London

Stephen HarrisAcceptable17 Jan 2017 This beer can taste better than this.

The Royal Oak, Dartford, Kent

ChrisENot Tried10 Jan 2017
ChrisENot Tried04 Jan 2017

Belgian Cafe, Ramsgate, Kent

Jack WilliamNot Tried02 Jan 2017

Bell Hotel, Sandwich, Kent

AndrewNot Tried30 Dec 2016

The Hop Pole, Wandsworth, Greater London

ChrisENot Tried05 Dec 2016

The Seaview, Birchington-on-Sea, Kent

AndrewNot Tried29 Oct 2016

The Mermaid Inn, Bishopsbourne, Kent

AndrewNot Tried15 Oct 2016

Tom Cribb, Leicester Square, Central London

Stephen HarrisAcceptable29 Sep 2016 Tasted very ordinary and malty after two strong IPAs drunk in the previous pub.

The Rugby Tavern, Bloomsbury, Central London

ChrisEGood24 Sep 2016
Stephen HarrisGood22 Aug 2016 A fruity, amber beer with a little bit of citrus.

The Duke of York, Borough, Central London

Stephen HarrisGood21 Sep 2016 Good condition really enhances this beer. Golden, with subtle citrus hop flavours and quite bitter.

Rose & Crown, Southwark, Central London

Stephen HarrisNot Tried06 Sep 2016
Philip PirripNot Tried23 Jul 2015
Stephen HarrisNot Tried16 Jul 2014 "Coming Soon"

Bloomsbury Tavern, Bloomsbury, Central London

Stephen HarrisAcceptable05 Sep 2016 Whatever I had thought might be commendable in this beer didn’t seem to be present tonight.

Four Fathoms, Herne Bay, Kent

Philip PirripNot Tried18 Aug 2016

Cherry Tree, Canterbury, Kent

Jack WilliamNot Tried13 Aug 2016

Anchor Inn, Hastings, East Sussex

Stephen HarrisAcceptable03 Jul 2016 An easy-drinking, pale beer.
Philip PirripNot Tried20 May 2014

The Crown Inn, Sarre, Kent

Jack WilliamNot Tried08 Jun 2016

George Hotel, Youlgreave (or Youlgrave), Derbyshire

AndrewNot Tried29 May 2016

Westminster Arms, Westminster, Central London

Stephen HarrisGood18 Mar 2016 Quite a refreshing drop.

The Northern Belle, Margate, Kent

DosserGood27 Nov 2015 Surprisingly refreshing.
beery steveAcceptable15 Aug 2013 Although the beer was in good condition, it lacked any body so didn't inspire me to have another.

The Zetland Arms, Kingsdown, Kent

Jack WilliamNot Tried10 Sep 2015
Jack WilliamNot Tried02 Apr 2015
AndrewNot Tried03 May 2014

White Horse Inn, Hawkinge, Kent

ChrisENot Tried18 Aug 2015

Red Lion Inn, Bridge, Kent

AndrewNot Tried16 Aug 2015
Jack WilliamExcellent03 Dec 2014 Perfect condition. Probably now my favourite Shep's ale.
AndrewGood24 Aug 2014 Very good condition
Jack WilliamNot Tried18 Aug 2014

The Royal, Tankerton, Kent

TobesNot Tried15 Aug 2015

The Belle Vue, Ramsgate, Kent

DosserNot Tried30 Jul 2015

Horse & Groom, Ramsgate, Kent

DosserNot Tried20 Jul 2015

The Rose Inn, Wickhambreaux, Kent

AndrewExcellent18 Jul 2015 Lovely Turkish delight flavours with a Sheps Master Brew finish

The Duke William, Ickham, Kent

AndrewNot Tried18 Jul 2015

Pilgrims Hotel, Canterbury, Kent

Jack WilliamGood14 Jul 2015 In very good condition - and I nearly got a full half.

The Spanish Galleon, Greenwich, Greater London

Stephen HarrisAcceptable09 Jul 2015 A funny old pint. Sweetly malty and with a very soft mouthfeel. Bordering on ‘poor’.
Magnus GreelGood08 Apr 2015
Philip PirripNot Tried19 Oct 2013

The Cat & Custard Pot, Paddlesworth, Kent

ChrisENot Tried27 Jun 2015

The Fountain of Ale, Sittingbourne, Kent

Philip PirripNot Tried18 May 2015

Old Neptune, Whitstable, Kent

Jack WilliamGood13 May 2015
ChrisENot Tried29 Jan 2014

The Dragoon, Maidstone, Kent

TobesNot Tried02 May 2015

Mabel's Tavern, Euston, Central London

AndrewNot Tried17 Mar 2015

Grove Ferry Inn, Grove Ferry, Kent

AndrewGood08 Mar 2015 Gravity. Condition okay. Shep's beers do seem to taste better on gravity I find.
Jack WilliamPoor20 Aug 2014 Flat

Singleton Barn, Ashford, Kent

ChrisENot Tried03 Mar 2015
ChrisENot Tried28 Aug 2013

The Shakespeare, Canterbury, Kent

Jack WilliamNot Tried21 Feb 2015
AndrewGood13 Mar 2014 Good condition session Sheps beer
AndrewNot Tried15 Nov 2013

The Marine Hotel, Tankerton, Kent

AndrewNot Tried15 Feb 2015

The White Hart, Claygate, Kent

thebrewingmanAcceptable30 Jan 2015

The Print House (formerly William Caxton), Tenterden, Kent

thebrewingmanAcceptable16 Jan 2015 A tad bland.

The Cricketers, Canterbury, Kent

Jack WilliamNot Tried13 Dec 2014
Philip PirripNot Tried20 Oct 2014
AndrewNot Tried31 Dec 2013

The White Swan, Aldgate, Central London

Stephen HarrisGood08 Dec 2014 I find this the most palatable of the regular Sheps beers.
Stephen HarrisGood12 Jun 2014 A crisp, tasty pint. Why is this beer so variable? Or is it the pubs where I drink it that are variable?

Duke of Wellington, Belgravia, Central London

Stephen HarrisAcceptable27 Nov 2014 Not quite on top form here – this beer does seem to me to be a bit variable.

Fishermans Arms, Maidstone, Kent

TobesNot Tried22 Nov 2014
AlenomoreNot Tried22 Sep 2013

Magpie & Crown, Brentford, Greater London

Philip PirripNot Tried07 Nov 2014

Horse & Groom, Belgravia, Central London

Stephen HarrisGood05 Nov 2014 Pale and almost crisp (I usually think of SN beers as being ‘soft’). In very good condition.

The Wheatsheaf, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire

Nick WillisGood03 Nov 2014
Nick WillisNot Tried30 Oct 2014

Puttshack Bank (formerly The Green Man), City, Central London

Stephen HarrisNot Tried27 Oct 2014

The Monument, Canterbury, Kent

Philip PirripNot Tried20 Oct 2014

Hooden Smokehouse & Cellar (formerly Hooden on the Hill), Willesborough, Kent

TrevorNot Tried15 Oct 2014
TrevorNot Tried03 Sep 2014

Kitty Fisher, Benenden, Kent

thebrewingmanGood05 Sep 2014
thebrewingmanNot Tried17 Jun 2014
WittendenNot Tried12 Apr 2014
Jack WilliamNot Tried06 Apr 2014

The Three Horseshoes, Hernhill, Kent

Jack WilliamExcellent23 Aug 2014 tip top condition

Hoop & Grapes, Farringdon, Central London

ChrisENot Tried11 Aug 2014
Philip PirripNot Tried11 Aug 2014
ChrisEExcellent10 Mar 2014 In very good condition.

The Queens Head, Boughton, Kent

AndrewNot Tried22 Jun 2014

Timber Batts @ The Compasses (formerly The Compasses Inn), Sole Street, Crundale, Kent

Jack WilliamNot Tried31 May 2014

Cock & Woolpack, City, Central London

Stephen HarrisGood27 May 2014 Golden. A predominately malty taste I thought.

The Brickmaker's Arms, Maidstone, Kent

TobesExcellent24 May 2014
PedroNot Tried02 Aug 2013

Kingswood Golf & Country Club, Kingswood, Surrey

TobesAcceptable11 Apr 2014 Very cloudy, looked in very bad condition but tasted ok.

The Griffins Head, Chillenden, Kent

BrianGood04 Apr 2014 Really nice, fresh, clean beer. Nothing too remarkable about it, but really nice nevertheless.

The White Hart, Newenden, Kent

ChrisENot Tried11 Jan 2014
IanNot Tried11 Jan 2014

The Black Friar, Blackfriars, Central London

Stephen HarrisNot Tried09 Jan 2014

The Brenchley, Maidstone, Kent

ChrisEExcellent29 Nov 2013

Ye Olde Thirsty Pig, Maidstone, Kent

TobesNot Tried15 Nov 2013
PedroNot Tried28 Jul 2013
PedroExcellent27 Jul 2013

The Duke (of York), Bloomsbury, Central London

HSBNot Tried19 Sep 2013

Brown Bear, Whitechapel, Greater London

Stephen HarrisNot Tried06 Sep 2013

White Horse, Trowse, Norfolk

HSBAcceptable03 Sep 2013 Another beer con. No mention of its true origins on the pump clip.

Walnut Tree Inn, Aldington, Kent

AndrewGood29 Aug 2013

The Plough Inn, Lewson Street, Kent

AndrewNot Tried23 Aug 2013

The Globe Inn, Hythe, Kent

ChrisEGood15 Aug 2013

Shepherd Neame The Faversham Steam Brewery - Whitstable Bay Pale Ale

3.90% ABV.

We have tried this beer 98 times.

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

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