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The Conqueror Alehouse (Free House)

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Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
Four Candles - StoutExcellent2
Four Candles - Pacific PaleExcellent1
Four Candles - American Pale AleExcellent1
Four Candles - Pumpkin Coffee PorterExcellent1
Four Candles - Citra Hopburst BitterExcellent1
Four Candles - Goldings IPAExcellent1
Four Candles - MosaicExcellent1
Four Candles - StoutGood1
Four Candles - American AmberGood1
Four Candles - West Coast IPAAcceptable1
Brunswick - MemorialeNot Tried0
Four Candles - Green Hop PorterNot Tried0
Four Candles - Coffee and Hazelnut PorterNot Tried0
Picture 1. The Conqueror Alehouse, Ramsgate, Kent

Visits Details

13 Jan 2022 (Dosser)
3 beers on and only 3 of us in the pub. Talk about a collaboration between 4 candles and Gadds to brew a dogbolter style beer
Four Candles - Goldings IPA4.80Excellent£3.60 and now labelled as 5.3%. Very nice.
08 Jan 2022 (Dosser)
3 beers on but only 2 other customers.
Four Candles - Citra Hopburst Bitter4.50ExcellentRick recommended this and it was in top form.
04 Jan 2022 (ChrisE)
Tuesday at 1pm opening time. A most enjoyable visit.
Four Candles - American Amber4.20GoodVery good, the last two pints from the cask. I was tempted to try one from the new cask but the rain eased off so we decided it was time to head off to the Artillery.
Four Candles - Coffee and Hazelnut Porter4.40Not Tried
Four Candles - Stout5.00Not Tried
30 Dec 2021 (Dosser)
Just a few in and 3 Four Candles beer on
Four Candles - Stout5.00GoodNice pint
25 Dec 2021 (Dosser)
3 beers on. Lost my raffle tickets so couldnt claim the last prizes
Four Candles - Stout4.80ExcellentNice but it's 5% now
23 Dec 2021 (Dosser)
3 beers on, all 4 candles. Lots of excited older customers buying raffle tickets.
Four Candles - Stout4.80ExcellentThis stout was 5%, a lovely drop.
19 Nov 2021 (Dosser)
3 ales on
Four Candles - Mosaic4.40ExcellentThis version was 5% and fresh on. Lovely pint.
11 Nov 2021 (Dosser)
First pint for 2 weeks in preparation for my blood test
Four Candles - West Coast IPA5.00AcceptableLacked condition.
28 Oct 2021 (Dosser)
Great selection on tonight
Four Candles - Pumpkin Coffee Porter5.00ExcellentSuperb. Freshly on.
28 Oct 2021 (Magnus Greel)
My first visit here since Colin's departure and the new layout. Friendly welcome and banter with the four locals enjoying a late afternoon beer. The sausage roll selection looked tempting to sample however we decided to abstain to save ourselves for the Artillery's Caribbean food night.
Four Candles - Pacific Pale4.50ExcellentListed as 4.7 ABV
Four Candles - American Pale Ale4.00ExcellentListed as 3.8 ABV
Brunswick - Memoriale4.80Not Tried
Four Candles - Green Hop Porter4.90Not Tried

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About The Conqueror Alehouse

The pub sign. The Conqueror Alehouse, Ramsgate, Kent

Summary of Beer Scores



The pub is found in Ramsgate, Kent, CT11 9LR.

Micropub located in Grange Road towards the sea end. Located on Stagecoach East Kent's Thanet Loop bus route which also conveniently serves Ramsgate Harbour and Ramsgate railway station. A former corner shop converted to a pub specialising in real ales. There is no bar, and no television or fruit machines. Beers are served by gravity dispense, and one cider is usually available. Keg beers and lagers are not sold in this pub which opened for business on 16 November 2010. Awarded CAMRA Thanet Branch's Pub of the Year 2012. Awarded CAMRA's East Kent Pub of the Year for 2012. Awarded CAMRA's Kent Pub of the Year 2012 in August 2012 so became one of the last 16 in CAMRA's National Pub of the Year for 2012 competition. In November 2012 selected as one of the last 4 in the CAMRA National 2012 PoTY competition. On Saturday 12th September 2020 the founding father licensee, Colin Aris, retired and the pub closed for a refurbishment. Re-opened under new ownership, associated with the Four Candles brewery in St Peter's, and fully refurbished on Monday 17th May 2021.

We have visited this pub 276 times, seen 300 different beers and tried 243 of them.

Map location

Postcode: CT11 9LR