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Bell & Crown (Wellington Pub Company)

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Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
Old Dairy - Red TopExceptional1
Canterbury Ales (sometimes badged as Canterbrew) - The Wife of Bath's AleExceptional2
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 5Excellent1
Whitstable - Kent Coast Hoppy Pale AleExcellent1
Canterbury Ales (sometimes badged as Canterbrew) - The Pardoner's Ale (superseded by 3.8% version)Excellent1
Musket - Fife & Drum Golden AleGood3
Canterbury Ales (sometimes badged as Canterbrew) - The Reeve's AleGood1
Hopdaemon - IncubusAcceptable1
Romney Marsh - Session IPANot Tried0
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 7Not Tried0
Wadworth - 6XNot Tried0
Old Dairy - Blue TopNot Tried0
Eagle (formerly Wells & Young's, formerly Charles Wells, formerly Wells) - Young's London Original (was Bitter)Not Tried0
Old Dairy - Spring TopNot Tried0
Whitstable - Pearl of KentNot Tried0
Canterbury Ales (sometimes badged as Canterbrew) - The Wife of Bath's AleNot Tried0
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 5Not Tried0
Old Dairy - Gold TopNot Tried0
Tonbridge - Golden RuleNot Tried0
Picture 1. Bell & Crown, Canterbury, Kent
Picture 2. Bell & Crown, Canterbury, Kent
Picture 3. Bell & Crown, Canterbury, Kent

Visits Details

30 Sep 2021 (Archie14)
Late afternoon into early evening visit. Sat in the sofa under the window listening two elderly gents talking about chicken kebabs, plumbing & Meatloaf.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 54.40ExcellentExcellent
Old Dairy - Gold Top4.30Not Tried
Tonbridge - Golden Rule3.50Not Tried
Romney Marsh - Session IPA3.80Not Tried
14 Jul 2021 (Magnus Greel)
Late afternoon and quiet, a couple of tables taken outside and no one inside.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Musket - Fife & Drum Golden Ale3.80GoodPeppery with hints of honey and marmalade.
Old Dairy - Red Top3.80Not Tried
Canterbury Ales (sometimes badged as Canterbrew) - The Wife of Bath's Ale3.90Not Tried
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 54.40Not Tried
22 Dec 2019 (Jack William)
Stop 7. lively like a Friday night!
BeerABVScoreNotes
Hopdaemon - Incubus4.00AcceptableRather sweet and sickly I thought.
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 54.40Not Tried
Whitstable - Pearl of Kent4.50Not Tried
Canterbury Ales (sometimes badged as Canterbrew) - The Wife of Bath's Ale3.90Not Tried
05 Dec 2019 (Andrew)
What's not to like? Nothing.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Old Dairy - Red Top3.80Exceptional
Canterbury Ales (sometimes badged as Canterbrew) - The Wife of Bath's Ale3.90Exceptional
Hopdaemon - Incubus4.00Not Tried
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 54.40Not Tried
03 Sep 2019 (Andrew)
Sat under the Fremlins window.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Canterbury Ales (sometimes badged as Canterbrew) - The Wife of Bath's Ale3.90ExcellentFresh.
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 54.40Not Tried
Old Dairy - Blue Top4.80Not Tried
Musket - Fife & Drum Golden Ale3.80Not Tried
01 Apr 2019 (Magnus Greel)
Mid evening quiet just a couple of chaps sat at the bar.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Whitstable - Kent Coast Hoppy Pale Ale3.90ExcellentDoes what it says on the tin..
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 54.40Not Tried
Eagle (formerly Wells & Young's, formerly Charles Wells, formerly Wells) - Young's London Original (was Bitter)3.70Not Tried
Old Dairy - Spring Top4.00Not Tried
18 Feb 2019 (Andrew)
A misheard half that turned into a pint.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Musket - Fife & Drum Golden Ale3.80GoodZingy
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 54.40Not Tried
Wadworth - 6X4.10Not Tried
Old Dairy - Blue Top4.80Not Tried
04 Dec 2018 (Andrew)
Post work's away-day.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Canterbury Ales (sometimes badged as Canterbrew) - The Reeve's Ale4.10Good
27 Nov 2018 (Andrew)
Swift visit and bagged the table under the Fremlins window. I do like that window.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Canterbury Ales (sometimes badged as Canterbrew) - The Pardoner's Ale (superseded by 3.8% version)4.10ExcellentMalty and with hippy profile
Hopdaemon - Incubus4.00Not Tried
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 54.40Not Tried
07 Sep 2018 (Andrew)
Swift visit.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Musket - Fife & Drum Golden Ale3.80Good
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 73.80Not Tried

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About the Bell & Crown

The pub sign. Bell & Crown, Canterbury, Kent

Summary of Beer Scores

 Total
Exceptional29
Excellent60
Good43
Acceptable22
Poor2

Website.

The pub is found in Canterbury, Kent, CT1 2DZ.

Old corner pub in Palace Street that, by the signs on the wall and windows, was once owned by Fremlins and Truman.

We have visited this pub 141 times, seen 70 different beers and tried 44 of them.

Map location

Postcode: CT1 2DZ