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The Conqueror Alehouse (Freehouse)

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Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
Four Candles - Best BitterExcellent2
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - DogBolter Dark PorterExcellent1
Four Candles - West Coast IPAExcellent1
Five Points - Railway PorterExcellent1
Four Candles - StoutGood1
Mad Cat - Ninth Life (a.k.a. 9th Life)Good1
Mad Cat - Jet Black Stout (previously Meaney's Jet Black Stout)Good1
Range Ales - Shot In The DarkAcceptable1
Whitstable - Pearl of KentNot Tried0
Four Candles - CitraNot Tried0
Four Candles - East Kent IPANot Tried0
Four Candles - Rye Session PaleNot Tried0
Picture 1. The Conqueror Alehouse, Ramsgate, Kent

Visits Details

06 Jun 2021 (Dosser)
4 ales on
BeerABVScoreNotes
Four Candles - West Coast IPA5.00ExcellentThis was delicious. Better than your average Candles beer. £3.40 a pint.
04 Jun 2021 (ChrisE)
Afternoon visit, a few familiar faces.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Four Candles - Best Bitter4.00Excellent
Four Candles - Rye Session Pale3.60Not TriedListed as 3.8% on the chalk board.
Four Candles - Stout4.80Not TriedListed as 4.9% on the chalk board.
Four Candles - East Kent IPA4.50Not Tried
27 May 2021 (ChrisE)
Recently refurbished and under new management. The new owners have done a good job with this place.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Four Candles - Best Bitter4.00Excellent
Four Candles - Citra4.00Not Tried
Four Candles - Stout4.80Not Tried
Four Candles - East Kent IPA4.50Not Tried
17 May 2021 (Dosser)
Lunchtime. Full refurbed micro. Colin drinking but 2 new bosses in.Full inside and outside. 4 4 candles beers on. £3.20 TO £3.40 a pint. £1.80 for a 200ml coke.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Four Candles - Stout4.80GoodA little sweet
23 Oct 2020 (Dosser)
News on the Conq. https://theisleofthanetnews.com/2020/10/22/all-change-at-the-helm-for-ramsgates-conqueror-micropub/
BeerABVScoreNotes
06 Mar 2020 (Dosser)
2 beers on
BeerABVScoreNotes
Mad Cat - Jet Black Stout (previously Meaney's Jet Black Stout)4.50GoodA little flat but fine
25 Feb 2020 (Dosser)
Mr. Excel accompanied me here. 3 beers on and a big crowd for 5.40 pm.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Five Points - Railway Porter4.80ExcellentA superb pint and my beer of the day.
14 Feb 2020 (Dosser)
3 beers on
BeerABVScoreNotes
Mad Cat - Ninth Life (a.k.a. 9th Life)5.90GoodNice pint
29 Jan 2020 (Dosser)
2 beers on but the locals were enjoying them
BeerABVScoreNotes
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - DogBolter Dark Porter5.60ExcellentLovely pint
23 Jan 2020 (Jack William)
First stop on our train circuit of east Kent - and my first visit here. Warm welcome - and one of the regulars gave us all a copy of Beery Steve’s Mini Guide to Thanet Pubs - nice.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Range Ales - Shot In The Dark4.50AcceptableGood body and taste - but flat.
Whitstable - Pearl of Kent4.50Not Tried

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About The Conqueror Alehouse

The pub sign. The Conqueror Alehouse, Ramsgate, Kent

Summary of Beer Scores

 Total
Exceptional15
Excellent161
Good149
Acceptable40
Poor2

Website.

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 254 times, seen 282 different beers and tried 228 of them.

Map location

Postcode: CT11 9LR