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The King Johns Tavern

Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
Rudgate - York Chocolate StoutGood1
BrewDog - EdgePoor1
Sharp's - Doom BarNot Tried0
Allendale - WolfNot Tried0
Närke - Viking IPA Not Tried0
Rudgate - Brew No. 23 Smoked Scotch ExportNot Tried0
Maxim - American Pale IPANot Tried0
Greene King - Abbot AleNot Tried0
Camerons - StrongarmNot Tried0
Greene King - Ruddles BestNot Tried0
Clark's (sometimes shown as Westgate Brewery) - Straight FlushNot Tried0
Batemans - Wheat DreamsNot Tried0

Visits Details

15 Nov 2015 (Stephen Harris)
Just a quick visit before boarding the 6:40 Grand Central train to London. Considerably busier in here than the other Wetherspoon pub nearby.
Rudgate - York Chocolate Stout5.00GoodA black beer with a tan head. Very chocolaty.
Greene King - Abbot Ale5.00Not Tried
Sharp's - Doom Bar4.00Not Tried
Allendale - Wolf5.50Not Tried
Närke - Viking IPA 7.60Not Tried
Rudgate - Brew No. 23 Smoked Scotch Export4.40Not Tried
Maxim - American Pale IPA5.00Not Tried
30 Oct 2010 (McGargle)
Good beer range.
BrewDog - Edge3.20PoorFirst tasting since abv was boosted from 2.7%. Gone are the the dark fruity flavours, body and smooth mouthfeel replaced by dominant chocolate and not much else. A change for the worse for one of my all time favourites.
Greene King - Abbot Ale5.00Not Tried
Camerons - Strongarm4.00Not Tried
Greene King - Ruddles Best3.70Not Tried
Clark's (sometimes shown as Westgate Brewery) - Straight Flush4.00Not Tried
Batemans - Wheat Dreams4.60Not Tried

About The King Johns Tavern

Summary of Beer Scores



The pub is found in Hartlepool, Durham, TS26 9HD.

A former Wetherspoon pub now opertated by Tees Inns, it is a conversion of a former furniture shop.

We have visited this pub twice, seen 12 different beers and tried 2 of them.

Map location

Postcode: TS26 9HD