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The Red Lion (Thorley Taverns)

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Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 3Exceptional3
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - DogBolter Dark PorterExcellent2
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - UberExcellent1
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - West Coast IPAExcellent2
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - West Coast IPA (superseded by 5.6% version)Excellent1
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - She Sells Sea ShellsGood1
Five Points - Five Points PaleNot Tried0
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 7Not Tried0
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - East Kent IPANot Tried0
Picture 1. The Red Lion, Ramsgate, Kent

Visits Details

23 Feb 2020 (Dosser)
3 ales on.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - DogBolter Dark Porter5.60GoodIn good nick but a tad too cold today.
18 Jan 2020 (ChrisE)
Late Saturday afternoon, busy but the music was a bit too loud for my liking. Cask ales proving very populsr tonight.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - Uber3.80Excellent
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 73.80Not Tried
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - East Kent IPA6.50Not Tried
24 Nov 2019 (Dosser)
3 ales on. Fair crowd in
BeerABVScoreNotes
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - DogBolter Dark Porter5.60ExcellentSuperb
23 Nov 2019 (Dosser)
3 ales on
BeerABVScoreNotes
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 35.00ExceptionalAs good as this beer gets
14 Nov 2019 (Dosser)
3 Gadds ales on. Pleased to hear from Mel that she will still be in charge of the cellar.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 35.00ExcellentTheir best selling beer and in top condition. Yet again.
07 Nov 2019 (Dosser)
3 Gadds beers available. The barmaid told us that the brewer thinks that their no 3 is served better here than any other pub in kent. Hes not far out with that one. Heard that Mel is standing down as Manager here.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 35.00ExceptionalOutstanding beer served perfectly.
23 Oct 2019 (Philip Pirrip)
Mid evening visit. Like a broken record I reiterate that I can not understand why this house is not in the Good Beer Guide.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - She Sells Sea Shells4.70GoodBest beer of the evening
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 35.00Not Tried
Five Points - Five Points Pale4.40Not Tried
13 Sep 2019 (Dosser)
Loud jukebox with rock music playing with the odd Jason Donovan song thrown in.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - West Coast IPA (superseded by 5.6% version)6.50ExcellentSuperb 5.6 version
21 Aug 2019 (Dosser)
Afternoon visit. Mel ordered 24 casks of Gadds no 3. yes its that popular. Lager drinkers are being retrained!
BeerABVScoreNotes
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - West Coast IPA5.60ExcellentSuperb
16 Aug 2019 (Dosser)
3 ales from gadds on. Not too full on a Friday afternoon. And to Mr pirrip I really don't know what this pub has to do to be in gbg. But thanet has great pubs and only 11 spaces.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - West Coast IPA5.60ExcellentSuperb pint. Cool on what looks like a rainy evening for my pub crawl.

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About The Red Lion

The pub sign. The Red Lion, Ramsgate, Kent

Summary of Beer Scores

 Total
Exceptional17
Excellent71
Good34
Acceptable1
Poor-

Website.

The pub is found in Ramsgate, Kent, CT11 8NN.

Busy corner pub right in the centre of town. Attracts a mostly alternative crowd and there will often be heavy rock music on the jukebox. Several large TV screens for sport enthusiasts. There is a raised area to the rear. 3 handpumps on the lower bar counter.

We have visited this pub 111 times, seen 51 different beers and tried 37 of them.

Map location

Postcode: CT11 8NN