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Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') Seasider

PubAddressLast Visit Seen
The New InnMinster (Thanet), Kent18 Feb 2024
The Red LionRamsgate, Kent16 Feb 2024
The River Ale HouseEast Greenwich, Greater London15 Feb 2024
The New InnCanterbury, Kent15 Oct 2023
The Conqueror AlehouseRamsgate, Kent23 Sep 2023
Gadds' Beer Shop & TaproomBroadstairs, Kent16 Sep 2023
Old Bay AlehouseMinnis Bay, Kent13 Sep 2023
Hotel De VilleRamsgate, Kent04 Aug 2023
Smugglers' AlehouseNew Romney, Kent15 Jul 2023
Carpenters ArmsColdred, Kent30 Jun 2023
The HaywainBramling, Kent19 May 2023
The Broken DrumBlackfen, Greater London13 Mar 2023
The Churchill TavernRamsgate, Kent06 Feb 2022
The PhoenixCanterbury, Kent10 Dec 2021
Larkins' AlehouseCranbrook, Kent23 Oct 2021
Artillery ArmsRamsgate, Kent07 Jul 2021
The Boating Pool (formerly Ravensgate Arms By The Sea)Ramsgate, Kent20 Aug 2020
Queens HeadRamsgate, Kent17 Aug 2020
The Admiral's ArmQueenborough, Kent07 Aug 2020
The WheatsheafRamsgate, Kent13 Sep 2019
The Wrong TurnBarfrestone, Kent13 Sep 2019
The Hidden TreasureDymchurch, Kent01 Sep 2019
A New Day Festival 2019Mount Ephraim, Hernhill, Kent03 Aug 2019
Elephant & CastleRamsgate, Kent22 Jun 2019
Burrito Buoy (formerly Hog & Hop)Folkestone, Kent16 Jun 2019
The Red LionStodmarsh, Kent26 May 2019
ParkervilleHerne Bay, Kent10 May 2019
The Compass AlehouseGravesend, Kent13 Apr 2019
Tap EastStratford, Greater London11 Apr 2019
The Door HingeWelling, Greater London15 Mar 2019
The Mash TunDover, Kent10 Mar 2019
This Ancient Boro'Tenterden, Kent02 Mar 2019
Finn'sFolkestone, Kent10 Feb 2019
Eats 'n' Beats Bar & Kitchen (formerly Ravensgate Arms)Ramsgate, Kent09 Feb 2019
Montefiore ArmsRamsgate, Kent09 Feb 2019
Cinque PortsMargate, Kent30 Jan 2019
The PubBroadstairs, Kent04 Nov 2018
The LanesDover, Kent02 Nov 2018
The Pilots' Rest (formerly The Flying Sheep Micropub)Sheerness, Kent12 Sep 2018
Kipps' AlehouseFolkestone, Kent10 Sep 2018
The Firkin AlehouseFolkestone, Kent12 Jul 2018
The Bradstow MillBroadstairs, Kent17 May 2018
The Laughing BarrelCliftonville, Kent02 May 2018
The Charles DickensBroadstairs, Kent10 Apr 2018
Queen CharlotteRamsgate, Kent15 Mar 2018
East Cliff TavernFolkestone, Kent03 Feb 2018
The HarpCharing Cross, Central London03 Nov 2017
The Evening StarBrighton, East Sussex28 Oct 2017
Mind the GapBroadstairs, Kent06 Sep 2017
Ship InnDeal, Kent05 Aug 2017
Hair of the DogMinster (Thanet), Kent20 Jun 2017
Little PrinceMargate, Kent03 Jun 2017
The Lifeboat Ale & Cider HouseMargate, Kent03 Jun 2017
The Old Brewery TavernCanterbury, Kent18 Feb 2017
The White SwanCharlton, Greater London01 Jan 2017
The Staggered Inn (formerly The Thirsty Scarecrow)Dover, Kent22 Dec 2016
The George InnBroadstairs, Kent17 Dec 2016
The Phoenix TavernFaversham, Kent06 Aug 2016
The Bowl InnHastingleigh, Kent31 Jul 2016
Ale House in the Middle of our Street (formerly NauticAles)Ramsgate, Kent28 May 2016
The Freed ManWalmer, Kent22 Jan 2016
The Rose of EnglandRamsgate, Kent09 Jan 2016
The Carpenters ArmsCanterbury, Kent20 Dec 2015
Louis ArmstrongDover, Kent17 Dec 2015
Earl St VincentRamsgate, Kent31 Oct 2015
Flying HorseRamsgate, Kent31 Oct 2015
The Gardeners Arms (The Murderers)Norwich, Norfolk28 Oct 2015
Furlongs Ale HouseFaversham, Kent12 Sep 2015
Docker Bar (formerly Inn Doors)Sandgate, Kent09 Sep 2015
The Wig & PenMargate, Kent18 Aug 2015
The Great TreeRamsgate, Kent12 Jul 2015
The Hovelling Boat InnRamsgate, Kent25 May 2015
Earl of ClarendonSandgate, Kent02 May 2015
The Hop PocketBossingham, Kent12 Apr 2015
The UnicornCanterbury, Kent11 Apr 2015
The BerryWalmer, Kent26 Mar 2015
The ChambersFolkestone, Kent21 Mar 2015
The Flower PotMaidstone, Kent15 Mar 2015
Two SawyersCanterbury, Kent08 Nov 2014
Past & Present (now use new entry after relocation)Gillingham, Kent28 Aug 2014
3rd Angelfest Music and Beer Festival 2014Tonbridge, Kent31 May 2014
The BedfordTunbridge Wells, Kent02 May 2014
Bell & CrownCanterbury, Kent12 Apr 2014
The Little Black Dog (formerly The Hoodener's Horse)Great Chart, Kent20 Mar 2014
The Foundry Brew PubCanterbury, Kent23 Sep 2013
Astor Community TheatreDeal, Kent17 Aug 2013
Ship CenturionWhitstable, Kent27 May 2013
Pearson's ArmsWhitstable, Kent27 May 2013
2nd Angelfest Music and Beer Festival 2013Tonbridge, Kent28 Apr 2013
The GroveHuddersfield, West Yorkshire30 Mar 2013
City ArmsCanterbury, Kent17 Feb 2013
The Thirty-Nine Steps Brewhouse (formerly The Thirty-Nine Steps Alehouse)Broadstairs, Kent02 Jan 2013
The Just ReproachDeal, Kent22 Dec 2012
Jolly DraymanGravesend, Kent11 Nov 2012
The White HartHythe, Kent26 Aug 2012
The ChapelBroadstairs, Kent03 Aug 2012
The Black RobinKingston, Kent28 Jul 2012
Bake & AlehouseWestgate-on-Sea, Kent04 Jul 2012
The SwanAshford, Kent07 Jun 2012
Plough & HarrowOad Street, Kent07 Apr 2012
Tartar FrigateBroadstairs, Kent01 Apr 2012
The DolphinCanterbury, Kent24 Dec 2011
The Man of Kent Ale HouseRochester, Kent04 Dec 2011
The Three MarinersHythe, Kent30 May 2011
East Kent RailwayShepherdswell, Kent28 Aug 2010
The Sir Stanley GrayRamsgate, Kent10 Aug 2010
Bowl InnCharing, Kent18 Jul 2010
The UnicornBekesbourne, Kent01 May 2010
The Neptune Pub & CarveryDymchurch, Kent04 Feb 2010
The Mechanical ElephantMargate, Kent10 Jul 2009
King Ethelbert InnReculver, Kent17 Aug 2008
Barnaby RudgeBroadstairs, Kent13 Aug 2008
The Yew Tree InnBarfrestone, Kent26 Jul 2008
Jacksons WharfRamsgate, Kent06 Jun 2008
The Foy BoatRamsgate, Kent16 Apr 2008
The White HorseChilham, Kent13 Oct 2007
CoastguardSt Margaret's at Cliffe, Kent25 Apr 2007
Electric Gardens 2006Mount Ephraim, Hernhill, Kent06 Aug 2006
Ramsgate Royal Harbour Brewhouse and BakeryRamsgate, Kent20 Apr 2006

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 New Inn, Minster (Thanet), Kent

Jack WilliamNot Tried18 Feb 2024
Jack WilliamGood05 Oct 2023
Jack WilliamExcellent10 Aug 2022

The Red Lion, Ramsgate, Kent

DosserExcellent16 Feb 2024 Nutty but nice. Top quality.
Philip PirripNot Tried13 Feb 2024
Philip PirripNot Tried23 Sep 2023
Philip PirripGood22 Jun 2019 Have had better here, but still good
DosserNot Tried26 Apr 2018
Philip PirripNot Tried02 Feb 2016

The River Ale House, East Greenwich, Greater London

Philip PirripExcellent15 Feb 2024 First rate Gadds' quality
Philip PirripGood05 Nov 2023 Very good condition, head, lacing and mouthfeel
Philip PirripExcellent28 Dec 2022 Gadds' reliability
Philip PirripExcellent06 May 2022 Good form, lovely condition
Philip PirripExcellent05 May 2022 Would have stayed on this but for the lure of Jaipur!
Philip PirripGood14 Feb 2022
Philip PirripGood13 Feb 2022
Philip PirripExcellent18 Jun 2021 New cask on today - a thoroughly professional brew
Philip PirripAcceptable15 Mar 2020 Broken yeasty head indicated condition not at its peak
Philip PirripExcellent08 Dec 2019 In a condition one could drink all night
Philip PirripAcceptable16 Jun 2019 Lacking condition

The New Inn, Canterbury, Kent

Jack WilliamNot Tried15 Oct 2023
AndrewNot Tried07 Jan 2023
Jack WilliamNot Tried28 Mar 2019
MickNot Tried23 May 2015

The Conqueror Alehouse, Ramsgate, Kent

Philip PirripGood23 Sep 2023 Good condition
Philip PirripAcceptable03 Aug 2019 Caramel after-taste
Philip PirripAcceptable22 Jun 2019 Had 2
Philip PirripNot Tried16 Oct 2018
Philip PirripGood01 Feb 2017
Philip PirripNot Tried31 Jan 2014
Philip PirripExcellent07 Aug 2013

Gadds' Beer Shop & Taproom, Broadstairs, Kent

AndrewNot Tried16 Sep 2023

Old Bay Alehouse, Minnis Bay, Kent

AndrewNot Tried13 Sep 2023
DosserGood02 Apr 2017 Pleasant enough.

Hotel De Ville, Ramsgate, Kent

Magnus GreelGood04 Aug 2023 Expecting a pint of vinegar or sugar water being the first one out (other folk drinking lager) this was in good nick and my second pint even better. Top marks!
Philip PirripAcceptable07 Feb 2019 Asked for some splashes of lemonade
Philip PirripAcceptable09 Aug 2017
DosserGood05 May 2017 Decent ale from eddy gadds.
DosserGood05 Mar 2017 Good pint
DosserGood18 Feb 2017 Not bad at all
Philip PirripAcceptable01 Feb 2017
Philip PirripNot Tried10 Sep 2016
DosserNot Tried14 May 2015 £3.10 for all beers. Cheaper than the Flying Horse
Philip PirripNot Tried28 Mar 2015
Philip PirripNot Tried09 Oct 2014
Philip PirripNot Tried08 Nov 2013
Philip PirripNot Tried27 Sep 2013
AndrewNot Tried28 Dec 2012

Smugglers' Alehouse, New Romney, Kent

AndrewNot Tried15 Jul 2023

Carpenters Arms, Coldred, Kent

Jack WilliamNot Tried30 Jun 2023
Jack WilliamGood12 Jan 2022
Jack WilliamGood24 Sep 2021
Jack WilliamNot Tried15 Apr 2021
Jack WilliamNot Tried20 Aug 2020
Jack WilliamGood08 Mar 2018
Jack WilliamAcceptable12 Jan 2017 Not at its best.
Jack WilliamGood12 Aug 2016 A favourite with the locals - so much so that it came to an end within three days of going on apparently - but was swiftly replaced by Summer's Day.
Jack WilliamGood18 May 2016 Sparklingly clear - but not memorable - just a taster.
Jack WilliamGood19 Nov 2015

The Haywain, Bramling, Kent

Jack WilliamNot Tried19 May 2023
BrianNot Tried23 May 2015
AndrewNot Tried27 Sep 2008

The Broken Drum, Blackfen, Greater London

Philip PirripAcceptable13 Mar 2023 Bitterness came through
Philip PirripGood06 Sep 2022 Good but with a rather scummy broken yeasty head
Philip PirripGood07 Mar 2017 In good nick despite cask being well down towards empty

The Churchill Tavern, Ramsgate, Kent

DosserAcceptable06 Feb 2022 Not as I remembered it.£3.60 a pint.
Jack WilliamNot Tried26 Dec 2015
BlairGood14 Mar 2010 Malty, fruity and hoppy a classic summer beer in my eyes.
BlairExcellent09 Jan 2010 Sweet, fruity and hoppy amber ale.
BlairExcellent04 Dec 2009 Sweet, hoppy and fairly malty. A delicious and refreshing amber ale.
IanGood22 Nov 2008 A bit like a beefed up No.7 with a bit more deep malt and fruit roundedness. Bi tof spicy orange fruit. Decent bitter.
BlairGood22 Oct 2008 Nice malty bitter with a nice hop background. This is a really reliable beer.
BlairNot Tried09 Oct 2008
BlairGood31 Aug 2008 Nice refreshing pint. Lots of hops and malt.
BlairNot Tried31 Jul 2008
BlairNot Tried14 May 2008
BlairExcellent12 Jan 2008 Superb pint, possibly best seasider I've ever had.

The Phoenix, Canterbury, Kent

Jack WilliamNot Tried10 Dec 2021
AndrewNot Tried28 Nov 2013
AndrewGood12 Jul 2013 Nice

Larkins' Alehouse, Cranbrook, Kent

WittendenNot Tried23 Oct 2021
WittendenNot Tried17 Jul 2021
WittendenNot Tried19 Jan 2019

Artillery Arms, Ramsgate, Kent

ChrisENot Tried07 Jul 2021
Magnus GreelNot Tried01 Mar 2018
DosserGood29 Mar 2017 Fine ale from gadds
DosserNot Tried09 Jul 2015
Philip PirripNot Tried01 Oct 2014
BlairGood21 Apr 2012
BlairNot Tried12 Jan 2012
BlairGood20 Nov 2011
BlairGood24 Jan 2011 Not how I remember it. Still a good pint but seemed less hoppy and more buttery.
BlairNot Tried25 Sep 2009
BlairNot Tried27 Nov 2008
BlairNot Tried26 Nov 2008
BlairNot Tried09 Oct 2008
BlairGood31 Aug 2008 Perfumey aroma. Very fruity with bags of malt. Reliable beer.
AndrewExcellent21 Aug 2008 If you can’t get a good pint of Gadd’s in Ramsgate where can you. This was a good pint. A light, amber, slightly drying, slightly rich best bitter. I had this twice.
BlairNot Tried06 Aug 2008
BlairNot Tried31 Jul 2008
BlairNot Tried13 Jul 2008
BlairNot Tried05 Jul 2008
BlairNot Tried20 Jun 2008
BlairNot Tried05 Jun 2008
BlairNot Tried21 May 2008
BlairNot Tried28 Apr 2008
BlairNot Tried23 Apr 2008
AndrewNot Tried28 Jun 2007
AndrewNot Tried20 Apr 2006

The Boating Pool (formerly Ravensgate Arms By The Sea), Ramsgate, Kent

Jack WilliamNot Tried20 Aug 2020

Queens Head, Ramsgate, Kent

Magnus GreelAcceptable17 Aug 2020 Cloying and over bready
Stephen HarrisGood27 Nov 2016 A nice, golden Bitter.
Jack WilliamGood22 Dec 2015 A good introduction to Gadd's country for the holiday period.

The Admiral's Arm, Queenborough, Kent

Archie14Excellent07 Aug 2020 Delicious malty biscuit Amber ale
Archie14Excellent25 Jan 2020 Wonderful pint

The Wheatsheaf, Ramsgate, Kent

DosserNot Tried13 Sep 2019

The Wrong Turn, Barfrestone, Kent

Jack WilliamAcceptable13 Sep 2019 Disappointing- rather lifeless.
Philip PirripGood22 Aug 2014
ChrisEExcellent21 Aug 2014

The Hidden Treasure, Dymchurch, Kent

ChrisEExcellent01 Sep 2019

A New Day Festival 2019, Mount Ephraim, Hernhill, Kent

AndrewNot Tried03 Aug 2019

Elephant & Castle, Ramsgate, Kent

DosserGood22 Jun 2019
DosserNot Tried15 Sep 2016
AndrewAcceptable20 Aug 2010 Not in the greatest condition but nice to see a local bitter in a predominantly lager serving pub.

Burrito Buoy (formerly Hog & Hop), Folkestone, Kent

Jack WilliamAcceptable16 Jun 2019 A little warm and not much life - I noticed that it had been taken off sale about an hour later.

The Red Lion, Stodmarsh, Kent

Jack WilliamGood26 May 2019 Straight from the barrel in the garden bar. It a little warm but ta tasty.

Parkerville, Herne Bay, Kent

AndrewNot Tried10 May 2019

The Compass Alehouse, Gravesend, Kent

Philip PirripExcellent13 Apr 2019

Tap East, Stratford, Greater London

Philip PirripExcellent11 Apr 2019 An apt choice as about to invade Kent myself

The Door Hinge, Welling, Greater London

Philip PirripGood15 Mar 2019 Perhaps a tad fresh, slight broken yeasty head
Philip PirripExcellent09 Nov 2013

The Mash Tun, Dover, Kent

ChrisENot Tried10 Mar 2019

This Ancient Boro', Tenterden, Kent

WittendenNot Tried02 Mar 2019

Finn's, Folkestone, Kent

ChrisENot Tried10 Feb 2019

Eats 'n' Beats Bar & Kitchen (formerly Ravensgate Arms), Ramsgate, Kent

AndrewExcellent09 Feb 2019
ChrisEExcellent16 Oct 2017

Montefiore Arms, Ramsgate, Kent

AndrewNot Tried09 Feb 2019
Jack WilliamExcellent29 May 2018 Perfect - and only £2.90 a pint.
beery steveNot Tried15 Jan 2018
AndrewNot Tried17 Dec 2016
AndrewNot Tried11 Nov 2016
AndrewNot Tried29 Oct 2016
AndrewNot Tried12 Dec 2015
DosserGood20 Oct 2015

Cinque Ports, Margate, Kent

ChrisENot Tried30 Jan 2019
ChrisENot Tried23 Oct 2018
DosserGood07 Jun 2018 Reasonable pint but at £4 a pint I wont be back in a hurry.

The Pub, Broadstairs, Kent

Philip PirripAcceptable04 Nov 2018 A bit of a hoppy zing

The Lanes, Dover, Kent

ChrisENot Tried02 Nov 2018
Philip PirripNot Tried07 Dec 2017

The Pilots' Rest (formerly The Flying Sheep Micropub), Sheerness, Kent

Archie14Excellent12 Sep 2018

Kipps' Alehouse, Folkestone, Kent

Jack WilliamExcellent10 Sep 2018 Just as l like it.
ChrisENot Tried05 Mar 2014

The Firkin Alehouse, Folkestone, Kent

Jack WilliamGood12 Jul 2018
HSBNot Tried05 Jun 2014
ChrisENot Tried05 Jun 2014
Philip PirripNot Tried05 Jun 2014
IanExcellent30 Nov 2012 I still maintain that Eddie is the best brewer in Kent and this beer shows why. Good malty backbone and flavour, and then the hoppy bitterness kicks in. But it is the overall character of this beer that wins through. More than the sum of its parts.
Philip PirripNot Tried30 Nov 2012
Philip PirripGood30 Nov 2012

The Bradstow Mill, Broadstairs, Kent

Philip PirripAcceptable17 May 2018

The Laughing Barrel, Cliftonville, Kent

Philip PirripGood02 May 2018 In good condition, head and mouthfeel all right

The Charles Dickens, Broadstairs, Kent

DosserGood10 Apr 2018 Another good pint.
Stephen HarrisGood19 Feb 2017 Amber-coloured Bitter.
DosserNot Tried18 Jun 2015
ChrisEGood22 Feb 2013
ChrisEGood13 Dec 2012
BlairExcellent30 Nov 2012 Perfect few pints of seasider.

Queen Charlotte, Ramsgate, Kent

ChrisEGood15 Mar 2018 A new cask on tonight.
AndrewGood28 Dec 2012 Nice and fresh
IanExcellent28 Dec 2012 Loved the digestive biscuit flavour on this

East Cliff Tavern, Folkestone, Kent

ChrisEGood03 Feb 2018

The Harp, Charing Cross, Central London

Philip PirripExcellent03 Nov 2017
Philip PirripExcellent16 Sep 2017

The Evening Star, Brighton, East Sussex

BrianNot Tried28 Oct 2017

Mind the Gap, Broadstairs, Kent

beery steveExcellent06 Sep 2017
beery steveExcellent22 May 2017
AndrewNot Tried10 Sep 2016
Philip PirripNot Tried22 Jul 2016 Freshly on

Ship Inn, Deal, Kent

AndrewNot Tried05 Aug 2017
AndrewNot Tried26 Nov 2016
ChrisENot Tried02 Feb 2016
Vacuous Not Tried27 Nov 2014
AndrewNot Tried22 Dec 2012
Stephen HarrisGood11 Aug 2012 Golden/Amber coloured, sweetish, slightly buttery malt and some hop character.
IanNot Tried17 Feb 2012
BlairGood16 Mar 2011 Sweet, malty and a little hoppy.
Magnus GreelAcceptable25 Sep 2010 Copper coloured beer with a wheaty biscuity aftertaste, again served too warm for my liking.
BlairNot Tried20 Mar 2010
BlairExcellent19 Sep 2009 Fantastic pint of seasider. Rich fruity and a little malty.
BrianNot Tried08 Aug 2009
AndrewNot Tried28 Jul 2009
IanNot Tried12 Jul 2008

Hair of the Dog, Minster (Thanet), Kent

ChrisENot Tried20 Jun 2017

Little Prince, Margate, Kent

AndrewGood03 Jun 2017

The Lifeboat Ale & Cider House, Margate, Kent

AndrewNot Tried03 Jun 2017
BlairNot Tried03 May 2012
thebrewingmanExcellent15 Feb 2012
ChrisEExcellent19 Jul 2010

The Old Brewery Tavern, Canterbury, Kent

AndrewNot Tried18 Feb 2017
AndrewNot Tried03 Aug 2009
BrianNot Tried16 May 2009
IanNot Tried20 May 2007

The White Swan, Charlton, Greater London

Philip PirripExcellent01 Jan 2017 Spot on

The Staggered Inn (formerly The Thirsty Scarecrow), Dover, Kent

Philip PirripGood22 Dec 2016

The George Inn, Broadstairs, Kent

AndrewGood17 Dec 2016 Very creamy
DosserNot Tried07 Aug 2015

The Phoenix Tavern, Faversham, Kent

Philip PirripNot Tried06 Aug 2016

The Bowl Inn, Hastingleigh, Kent

MickExcellent31 Jul 2016 Spot on condition.
MickNot Tried09 Dec 2012
MickExcellent18 Mar 2012 Crisp, hoppy and fresh, in super condition.
MickNot Tried11 Mar 2012
AndrewGood08 Apr 2007 Rich and hoppy with that Gadd's yeast flavour. I prefer the No. 7 or 3 but hey, it's great to go in a Kent pub and see a Kent beer on.

Ale House in the Middle of our Street (formerly NauticAles), Ramsgate, Kent

ChrisENot Tried28 May 2016

The Freed Man, Walmer, Kent

ChrisENot Tried22 Jan 2016

The Rose of England, Ramsgate, Kent

DosserPoor09 Jan 2016 Tasted of vinegar. Angie wouldnt return her beer! Left half of it.
ChrisENot Tried22 Jan 2014
BlairNot Tried18 Apr 2012

The Carpenters Arms, Canterbury, Kent

DosserAcceptable20 Dec 2015 Fresh on but not as good as in the Ramsgate pubs I have found this but perfectly acceptable.

Louis Armstrong, Dover, Kent

Philip PirripNot Tried17 Dec 2015

Earl St Vincent, Ramsgate, Kent

DosserNot Tried31 Oct 2015
DosserNot Tried12 Jul 2015

Flying Horse, Ramsgate, Kent

DosserNot Tried31 Oct 2015 Just ran out
DosserGood13 May 2015

The Gardeners Arms (The Murderers), Norwich, Norfolk

HSBNot Tried28 Oct 2015

Furlongs Ale House, Faversham, Kent

AndrewNot Tried12 Sep 2015
Archie14Not Tried16 Jan 2015
Philip PirripGood08 Jan 2015 Refreshing after the Ebony Moon
Philip PirripAcceptable22 Dec 2014 Tired - nowt like the one here last Saturday
Philip PirripExcellent20 Dec 2014 Great contrast to the Golden Braid. This was the tastiest Seasider I have had for a very long time

Docker Bar (formerly Inn Doors), Sandgate, Kent

Philip PirripGood09 Sep 2015 Best of the evening here

The Wig & Pen, Margate, Kent

DosserNot Tried18 Aug 2015
DosserNot Tried27 Jul 2015

The Great Tree, Ramsgate, Kent

DosserNot Tried12 Jul 2015 In a polypin

The Hovelling Boat Inn, Ramsgate, Kent

ChrisENot Tried25 May 2015

Earl of Clarendon, Sandgate, Kent

ChrisEGood02 May 2015 First pint from a new cask.

The Hop Pocket, Bossingham, Kent

MickGood12 Apr 2015 Pale crosp and hoppy, nice.

The Unicorn, Canterbury, Kent

Jack WilliamExcellent11 Apr 2015 Top condition - and a table of five seemed to agree. "Five pints of Gadd's please". Simple orders, simple pleasures.
AlenomoreNot Tried18 Dec 2011
IanAcceptable11 Jul 2009 Lacked a bit of condition, but the biscuity malt shone through.

The Berry, Walmer, Kent

IanNot Tried26 Mar 2015
IanGood25 Aug 2014 Malty bitter with sharply defined flavours
IanNot Tried23 Mar 2014
ChrisENot Tried06 Jul 2013
AndrewNot Tried22 Dec 2012

The Chambers, Folkestone, Kent

Philip PirripGood21 Mar 2015 Handpumped supply ran out so served from gravity from the cellar room. In lively and lovely nick
IanNot Tried07 Sep 2005
IanAcceptable16 Aug 2005 Amber colour, bit earthy on the nose with some fruits some berry little bit thin with dryish finish. Not as good as the No 5 which was on the pump next door which is what I should have had

The Flower Pot, Maidstone, Kent

DosserNot Tried15 Mar 2015
TobesNot Tried12 Apr 2014
DosserNot Tried02 Jan 2013
PedroExceptional01 Jan 2013
PedroNot Tried31 Dec 2011
AlenomoreNot Tried31 Dec 2011
PedroNot Tried30 Dec 2011
PedroExcellent29 Dec 2011

Two Sawyers, Canterbury, Kent

Jack WilliamGood08 Nov 2014 Good condition, good session beer.
MickNot Tried27 Jun 2014
Jack WilliamNot Tried21 Jun 2014
AndrewNot Tried17 May 2014

Past & Present (now use new entry after relocation), Gillingham, Kent

Philip PirripNot Tried28 Aug 2014

3rd Angelfest Music and Beer Festival 2014, Tonbridge, Kent

oz11Not Tried31 May 2014

The Bedford, Tunbridge Wells, Kent

Stephen HarrisNot Tried02 May 2014
Philip PirripNot Tried24 Sep 2013

Bell & Crown, Canterbury, Kent

AndrewAcceptable12 Apr 2014 Good condition. Well attenuated. Very peppery.
AndrewNot Tried31 Aug 2013

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

ChrisEGood20 Mar 2014

The Foundry Brew Pub, Canterbury, Kent

AlenomoreNot Tried23 Sep 2013

Astor Community Theatre, Deal, Kent

AlenomoreNot Tried17 Aug 2013

Ship Centurion, Whitstable, Kent

Stephen HarrisGood27 May 2013 Pale and refreshing. Seemed the appropriate choice on a hot day at the seaside.

Pearson's Arms, Whitstable, Kent

Stephen HarrisNot Tried27 May 2013

2nd Angelfest Music and Beer Festival 2013, Tonbridge, Kent

oz11Excellent28 Apr 2013
oz11Not Tried27 Apr 2013

The Grove, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire

Stephen HarrisNot Tried30 Mar 2013

City Arms, Canterbury, Kent

BrianNot Tried17 Feb 2013
AndrewGood20 May 2011 What the bar were drinking. Tasty, slightly astringent light brown bitter.
IanNot Tried01 Feb 2011
Martin the MildmanNot Tried27 Dec 2010

The Thirty-Nine Steps Brewhouse (formerly The Thirty-Nine Steps Alehouse), Broadstairs, Kent

Philip PirripExcellent02 Jan 2013 Flavour really came through

The Just Reproach, Deal, Kent

AndrewNot Tried22 Dec 2012
ChrisENot Tried21 Dec 2011

Jolly Drayman, Gravesend, Kent

PedroNot Tried11 Nov 2012
PedroExcellent10 Nov 2012

The White Hart, Hythe, Kent

AlenomoreNot Tried26 Aug 2012

The Chapel, Broadstairs, Kent

AndrewNot Tried03 Aug 2012

The Black Robin, Kingston, Kent

MickExcellent28 Jul 2012 Pale gold, hoppy with a good mouth feel, it would be easy to drink several of these.

Bake & Alehouse, Westgate-on-Sea, Kent

Philip PirripNot Tried04 Jul 2012
AndrewNot Tried21 Jul 2011

The Swan, Ashford, Kent

ChrisEUndrinkable07 Jun 2012 Oh dear! I decided to leave the pint and make a discrete exit.

Plough & Harrow, Oad Street, Kent

PedroNot Tried07 Apr 2012 Not on at time of visit

Tartar Frigate, Broadstairs, Kent

BlairGood01 Apr 2012 Decent pint of seasider.

The Dolphin, Canterbury, Kent

AndrewNot Tried24 Dec 2011
AndrewAcceptable29 Nov 2011 Astringent metallic fruitiness.
PedroGood08 Oct 2011
AndrewNot Tried15 Aug 2009
AndrewNot Tried11 Jul 2009
IanGood11 Jul 2009 The biscuity malts are really good on this batch.
IanNot Tried24 May 2009
IanGood27 Feb 2009 Good. Really drinakble dry cereally beer.
AndrewNot Tried09 Feb 2009
AndrewNot Tried20 Dec 2008
BrianNot Tried11 Dec 2008
AndrewAcceptable27 Nov 2008 A bit tired I think but nothing really wrong with it - just tired. Nice to see it on.
BlairGood08 Jul 2008 Pretty good pint of seasider. Light and malty with a little caramel.

The Man of Kent Ale House, Rochester, Kent

AlenomoreExcellent04 Dec 2011 Nice to see this ale on.
ChrisENot Tried12 Aug 2011
BlairNot Tried05 Dec 2008
BlairExcellent09 Aug 2008 Top pint of seasider. Light, hoppy with a nice underlying maltiness.
BlairNot Tried09 Jan 2008
AndrewNot Tried09 Dec 2006

The Three Mariners, Hythe, Kent

IanNot Tried30 May 2011

East Kent Railway, Shepherdswell, Kent

AlenomoreExcellent28 Aug 2010

The Sir Stanley Gray, Ramsgate, Kent

AndrewNot Tried10 Aug 2010

Bowl Inn, Charing, Kent

AlenomoreNot Tried18 Jul 2010

The Unicorn, Bekesbourne, Kent

MickNot Tried01 May 2010

The Neptune Pub & Carvery, Dymchurch, Kent

ChrisEExcellent04 Feb 2010 Served on gravity from the cellar, this was excellent.
Magnus GreelNot Tried04 Feb 2010

The Mechanical Elephant, Margate, Kent

BlairGood10 Jul 2009 Nice light and fruity ale. A classic summer beer in my eyes.

King Ethelbert Inn, Reculver, Kent

AndrewGood17 Aug 2008 Toasted sugar and earthy hops dominated this amber beer. It was a bit hazy and perhaps not in the best of condition but it was still pleasant.

Barnaby Rudge, Broadstairs, Kent

BlairNot Tried13 Aug 2008

The Yew Tree Inn, Barfrestone, Kent

BrianGood26 Jul 2008 I think this is perhaps my favourite Gadds. Good malt hop balance, it's refreshing not astringent with a bitter finish.
AndrewNot Tried04 Jun 2006
BrianNot Tried11 Oct 2005
BrianGood08 Oct 2005 Very dry, and bitter, clear metallic taste, not enough happening for my taste though
AndrewExcellent08 Oct 2005 I'm not a Gadds fan usually but this was very good. Light and crisp with good bitter finish.

Jacksons Wharf, Ramsgate, Kent

BlairNot Tried06 Jun 2008

The Foy Boat, Ramsgate, Kent

BlairExcellent16 Apr 2008 Perfumey, hop aroma with a fruity malt flavour. Lovely light bitter.

The White Horse, Chilham, Kent

IanNot Tried13 Oct 2007

Coastguard, St Margaret's at Cliffe, Kent

IanNot Tried25 Apr 2007

Electric Gardens 2006, Mount Ephraim, Hernhill, Kent

BrianAcceptable06 Aug 2006 Pretty good. Looked a little hazy through the plastic, but nice and smooth in the mouth with good bitter finish. Served on gravity.

Ramsgate Royal Harbour Brewhouse and Bakery, Ramsgate, Kent

AndrewGood20 Apr 2006 Big foamy head that soon went. Smelt of suculent roast beef. Not much going on in the frount of the mouth but some goats cheese at the side of the tounge. Big bitter grapefruit finish

Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') Seasider

4.30% ABV.

We have tried this beer 154 times.

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

Other Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') beers.