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The Good Intent (Freehouse)

Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
Piddle (Dorset Piddle) - Silent SlasherGood1
Otter - BitterGood2
Jennings - Cocker Hoop (aka September Ale)Good1
Timothy Taylor - LandlordAcceptable1
Greene King - IPANot Tried0
Shepherd Neame - Spitfire (or Spitfire Amber Ale)Not Tried0
Sharp's - Doom BarNot Tried0
Brakspear (at Marston's Wychwood) - BitterNot Tried0
Cottage - Licence To ChewNot Tried0

Visits Details

10 Nov 2012 (Wittenden)
A murky Saturday evening.Plenty of drinkers and their dogs.We sat to one side and discussed sheep and educational matters. Food unfortunately not up to scratch.
Otter - Bitter3.60GoodA decent malt driven session bitter.
Piddle (Dorset Piddle) - Silent Slasher5.10GoodPale gold, nettley but unassuming.Silly name.
Timothy Taylor - Landlord4.30AcceptableVery average example,unfortunately.
Brakspear (at Marston's Wychwood) - Bitter3.40Not Tried
Sharp's - Doom Bar4.00Not Tried
Cottage - Licence To Chew4.30Not TriedI think this was called Licence to Chill. Anyway, I didn't try it.
29 Jan 2011 (Wittenden)
Early evening-plenty of dogs,drinkers and diners.
Otter - Bitter3.60GoodA good session bitter ,malty with a hint of citrus. New to me, I could happily have this as a regular beer.
Jennings - Cocker Hoop (aka September Ale)4.60GoodRich, dried fruit,resinous hops.
Greene King - IPA3.60Not Tried
Timothy Taylor - Landlord4.30Not TriedMy son tried this, but it wasn't up to standard.
Shepherd Neame - Spitfire (or Spitfire Amber Ale)4.20Not Tried
Sharp's - Doom Bar4.00Not Tried

About The Good Intent

Summary of Beer Scores



The pub is found in Puttenham, Surrey, GU3 1AR.

Attractive sixteenth century coaching-inn style pub in rural village off the Hog's Back. Narrow bar surrounding central serving area. Hops above the bar, beams and open fire. Dogs welcome (also walkers!).

We have visited this pub twice, seen 8 different beers and tried 4 of them.

Map location

Postcode: GU3 1AR