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Golden Lion (Freehouse)

Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
Mighty Oak - Maldon GoldExcellent1
Cotleigh - TawnyGood1
Derventio - CleopatraGood1
Georges - Excalibur Reserve Good1
Caledonian - Deuchars IPANot Tried0
Greene King - Abbot AleNot Tried0
Triple fff - Pressed Rat & WarthogNot Tried0
Adnams - Southwold BitterNot Tried0
Cottage - Light BrigadeNot Tried0
Picture 1. Golden Lion, Rochford, Essex
Stephen Harris

Visits Details

04 Mar 2013 (Bulls)
BeerABVScoreNotes
Mighty Oak - Maldon Gold3.80Excellent
Cotleigh - Tawny3.80Good
Greene King - Abbot Ale5.00Not Tried
Adnams - Southwold Bitter3.70Not Tried
Cottage - Light Brigade4.70Not Tried
09 Dec 2012 (Stephen Harris)
This might be a big favourite with local CAMRA types – but they are not here on Sunday afternoon, and I have the pub almost to myself.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Derventio - Cleopatra5.00GoodStrong, pale, bitter beer with fruity hop character.
Georges - Excalibur Reserve 7.00GoodPale and strong.
Caledonian - Deuchars IPA3.80Not Tried
Greene King - Abbot Ale5.00Not Tried
Triple fff - Pressed Rat & Warthog3.80Not Tried
Mighty Oak - Maldon Gold3.80Not Tried
Adnams - Southwold Bitter3.70Not Tried

About the Golden Lion

The pub sign. Golden Lion, Rochford, Essex

Summary of Beer Scores

 Total
Exceptional-
Excellent1
Good3
Acceptable-
Poor-

Website.

The pub is found in Rochford, Essex, SS4 1AB.

Small, town centre pub in North Street. The frontage is covered with white-painted weatherboarding. A regular winner of the local CAMRA branch’s Pub of the Year award.

We have visited this pub twice, seen 9 different beers and tried 4 of them.

Map location

Postcode: SS4 1AB