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The Red Lion (Ei Group (formerly Enterprise Inns))

Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
Wantsum - Miller's MirthExcellent1
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 5Good1
Eagle (formerly Wells & Young's, formerly Charles Wells, formerly Wells) - Young's London Original (was Bitter)Good1
Old Dairy - Copper TopAcceptable1
Wantsum - More's Head (previously 3.4%)Acceptable1
Wantsum - Turbulent PriestNot Tried0
Greene King - IPANot Tried0
Eagle (formerly Wells & Young's, formerly Charles Wells, formerly Wells) - Bombardier (was Bombardier Glorious English) (use Banks's entry now please)Not Tried0
Eagle (formerly Wells & Young's, formerly Charles Wells, formerly Wells) - Courage Directors (use Banks's entry now please)Not Tried0
Picture 1. The Red Lion, Hythe, Kent

Visits Details

22 Nov 2018 (ChrisE)
Lunchtime visit, fairly quiet. We sat by the fire and had a pint.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Eagle (formerly Wells & Young's, formerly Charles Wells, formerly Wells) - Young's London Original (was Bitter)3.70Good
Eagle (formerly Wells & Young's, formerly Charles Wells, formerly Wells) - Courage Directors (use Banks's entry now please)4.80Not Tried
Old Dairy - Copper Top4.10Not Tried
16 Oct 2016 (Stephen Harris)
Refuelling pint here at the end of a walk from Folkestone in sometimes bleak conditions. Just a few late Sunday lunch tables taken at 5pm.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Old Dairy - Copper Top4.10AcceptableA bit too heavily malty for my tastes.
Eagle (formerly Wells & Young's, formerly Charles Wells, formerly Wells) - Young's London Original (was Bitter)3.70Not Tried
24 Oct 2013 (ChrisE)
I was the only customer not eating and I found the smell of food overpowering.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 54.40Good
26 Aug 2012 (Alenomore)
13:00 visit. Fair crowd in the rear room for a party and a good few diners and drinkers elsewhere. Nice pub.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Wantsum - Miller's Mirth4.20ExcellentIn very good condition.
Greene King - IPA3.60Not Tried
Eagle (formerly Wells & Young's, formerly Charles Wells, formerly Wells) - Bombardier (was Bombardier Glorious English) (use Banks's entry now please)4.10Not Tried
29 Jun 2010 (ChrisE)
A quiet Tuesday lunch time. Just time for a pint before afternoon closing.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Wantsum - More's Head (previously 3.4%)3.50AcceptableAmber coloured, slightly eggy.
Wantsum - Turbulent Priest4.40Not Tried

About The Red Lion

The pub sign. The Red Lion, Hythe, Kent

Summary of Beer Scores

 Total
Exceptional-
Excellent1
Good2
Acceptable2
Poor-

Website.

The pub is found in Hythe, Kent, CT21 5AU.

Centrally located hotel and restaurant with large open plan bar. No juke box or fruit machines but plenty of board games to enjoy. Real ales are usually from Kent micro-breweries.

We have visited this pub 5 times, seen 9 different beers and tried 5 of them.

Map location

Postcode: CT21 5AU