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The Red Lion (Thorley Taverns)

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Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - Oatmeal StoutExceptional1
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 3Exceptional1
Dark Star - RevelationExceptional1
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - Gyle 1664Excellent1
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - DogBolter Dark PorterExcellent3
Oakham - JHBExcellent1
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - Little CrackerExcellent1
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - She Sells Sea ShellsGood1
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - Dark ConspiracyGood1
Dark Star - Hophead (some, if not most, also brewed by Fuller's)Not Tried0
Dark Star - American Pale AleNot Tried0
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - East Kent India Pale AleNot Tried0
Burning Sky - PlateauNot Tried0
Picture 1. The Red Lion, Ramsgate, Kent

Visits Details

14 Jan 2019 (Dosser)
3 beers on. Small crowd.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - Oatmeal Stout4.60ExceptionalSuperb condition and temperature. Doesn't get much better.
09 Jan 2019 (beery steve)
Second stop on a lunchtime beer about.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - Gyle 16644.00ExcellentNot sure if this is a lower gravity version of a previous incarnation of this named brew which was a lager type beer.
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - East Kent India Pale Ale6.50Not Tried
Burning Sky - Plateau3.50Not Tried
01 Jan 2019 (Dosser)
Great selection of beers plus a band
BeerABVScoreNotes
Dark Star - Revelation5.70ExceptionalSuperb
29 Dec 2018 (Philip Pirrip)
Evening visit as the band was setting up.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - Little Cracker5.00ExcellentTurned out to be, by far, the best beer of the evening. Can't understand why this house is not in the Good Beer Guide.
Dark Star - American Pale Ale4.70Not Tried
Dark Star - Hophead (some, if not most, also brewed by Fuller's)3.80Not Tried
17 Dec 2018 (beery steve)
Early lunchtime visit. A few in.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Oakham - JHB3.80Excellent
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - DogBolter Dark Porter5.60Excellent
Dark Star - Hophead (some, if not most, also brewed by Fuller's)3.80Not Tried
14 Dec 2018 (Dosser)
2 beers on
BeerABVScoreNotes
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 35.00ExceptionalBest pint of no 3 ive ever had.
23 Nov 2018 (Dosser)
3 beers on
BeerABVScoreNotes
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - DogBolter Dark Porter5.60ExcellentThis beer seems to be everywhere. Another quality pint.
21 Nov 2018 (Dosser)
Good chat with Mel. Down to 2 beers during the winter months, Mon to Thurs. Gadds no 3 went off and replaced straight away
BeerABVScoreNotes
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - DogBolter Dark Porter5.60ExceptionalTop beer
16 Oct 2018 (Philip Pirrip)
Mid evening visit. Midweek quiet. Very friendly house that really deserves to be a Good Beer Guide entry so I hope it will be one soon.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - Dark Conspiracy4.90Good
Dark Star - Hophead (some, if not most, also brewed by Fuller's)3.80Not Tried
20 Sep 2018 (Dosser)
3 Gadds beer on
BeerABVScoreNotes
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - She Sells Sea Shells4.70GoodGOOD PINT

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About The Red Lion

The pub sign. The Red Lion, Ramsgate, Kent

Summary of Beer Scores

 Total
Exceptional13
Excellent61
Good28
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 91 times, seen 45 different beers and tried 33 of them.

Map location

Postcode: CT11 8NN