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The White Horse (Free House)

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Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
Timothy Taylor - Knowle SpringExcellent1
Robinsons - Dizzy Blonde Amarillo Pale AleExcellent1
Timothy Taylor - LandlordGood1
Timothy Taylor - Golden BestGood3
Long Man - American Pale AleGood2
Dark Star - Hophead (some has also been brewed by Fuller's)Good1
Black Sheep - Best BitterGood1
Purity - Mad GooseAcceptable2
Otter - AleAcceptable1
Shepherd Neame - Master Brew BitterNot Tried0
Sharp's - Doom BarNot Tried0
Timothy Taylor - Boltmaker (formerly Best Bitter)Not Tried0
Marston's - Wychwood Hobgoblin IPA (was Ruby Beer, was Hobgoblin)Not Tried0
Banks's - Wychwood Hobgoblin GoldNot Tried0
Picture 1. The White Horse, Chilham, Kent

Visits Details

02 Oct 2023 (Magnus Greel)
Early evening a few chaps drinking at the bar but otherwise quiet. I ponder on how long the village can support both pubs? Hmmm...
Dark Star - Hophead (some has also been brewed by Fuller's)3.80GoodThis was very good, much like the Hophead of old.
Banks's - Wychwood Hobgoblin Gold4.20Not Tried
12 Aug 2023 (Wittenden)
Fairly quiet on a breezy August Saturday lunchtime. We sat in the little Saloon bar admiring the fireplace , joined by the Pub Dog.More people were sitting outside.
Timothy Taylor - Golden Best3.50GoodAlways glad to see this Pennine Light Mild.
Purity - Mad Goose4.20GoodBlackberries.Good all rounder.
Marston's - Wychwood Hobgoblin IPA (was Ruby Beer, was Hobgoblin)4.50Not Tried
20 May 2023 (Wittenden)
Saturday lunchtime:more people outside than in. We sat in the little side bar with our elderly dog.Our first visit since the dog was young.
Timothy Taylor - Golden Best3.50ExcellentDelicious Pennine Light Mild. Pleased to see this beer.
Timothy Taylor - Boltmaker (formerly Best Bitter)4.00Not Tried
Sharp's - Doom Bar4.00Not Tried
21 May 2022 (Jack William)
Thirst quencher after a good 20 mile ride. Pleasant staff, sat outside in the sunshine for 5 minutes and quaffed my pint.
Robinsons - Dizzy Blonde Amarillo Pale Ale3.80ExcellentJust the ticket.
Sharp's - Doom Bar4.00Not Tried
Black Sheep - Best Bitter3.80Not Tried
13 Oct 2019 (Jack William)
Early lunchtime - good mixed trade of drinkers and eaters. Comfortable.
Timothy Taylor - Landlord4.30Good
Purity - Mad Goose4.20PoorDisappointing- clear but a little sour.
Sharp's - Doom Bar4.00Not Tried
01 Apr 2019 (Magnus Greel)
Late afternoon friendly welcome and fairly quiet just one group in at the window table. My first visit, has been on my 'to do' list far too long and a nice surprise too, quaint unspolit interior yet to be IKEAised dare I say it..
Timothy Taylor - Knowle Spring4.20ExcellentInstant 4* decision - light floral notes and a zesty hit made for a refreshing Citra style beer in superb condition.
Sharp's - Doom Bar4.00Not TriedThis was up against stiff competition today
25 Apr 2018 (Jack William)
Lunchtime - very quiet, just two others in. Only one beer on - other pump clip turned round. I sat in the sunshine overlooking the square.
Black Sheep - Best Bitter3.80GoodWell kept.
19 Sep 2015 (Jack William)
Evening - busy with a birthday bash and a live blues duo.
Otter - Ale4.50Acceptablebad luck this evening - this was the last one out of the barrel - nutty flavour but a bit flat.
Long Man - American Pale Ale4.80AcceptablePast its best
Shepherd Neame - Master Brew Bitter3.70Not Tried
12 Sep 2015 (Jack William)
Latish - live music on from a reasonable duo. Good atmosphere - the huge pub dog Shaun gave us a nice welcome. (117 to go for the big 30,000 up)
Long Man - American Pale Ale4.80GoodFresh and good condition. lacks a little bite for a 4.8 brew I think.
Shepherd Neame - Master Brew Bitter3.70Not Tried
Timothy Taylor - Golden Best3.50Not Tried
05 Jun 2015 (Jack William)
Mid Friday evening - Chilham square looking good in the late sunshine - a reasonable smattering of customers in and outside.
Timothy Taylor - Golden Best3.50Goodnot much a flavour
Shepherd Neame - Master Brew Bitter3.70Not Tried
Sharp's - Doom Bar4.00Not Tried

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About The White Horse

The pub sign. The White Horse, Chilham, Kent

Summary of Beer Scores



The pub is found in Chilham, Kent, CT4 8BY.

Found in the village square (The Square), right next to the church, this is an ancient and beautiful pub boasting a very large fire place. 4 handpumps.

We have visited this pub 17 times, seen 27 different beers and tried 16 of them.

Map location

Postcode: CT4 8BY