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Friends of Ham (Freehouse)

Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
Northern Monk - Patrons Project 5.03 Session Porter // Ricky Lightfoot// IngleboroughExceptional1
Hardknott - Colonial MayhemExcellent1
Northern Monk - FaithExcellent1
Magic Rock - SauceryExcellent1
Hawkshead - BitterNot Tried0
Kirkstall - Kirkstall Pale AleNot Tried0

Visits Details

20 Jan 2019 (Stephen Harris)
A very pleasant bar near the railway station- I liked it a lot. There are now four handpumps.
Northern Monk - Patrons Project 5.03 Session Porter // Ricky Lightfoot// Ingleborough4.00ExceptionalFrom keg. A very full-flavoured Porter.
Northern Monk - Faith5.40ExcellentMurky gold, soft and fruity.
Magic Rock - Saucery3.90ExcellentHazy gold. Fresh and juicy yet crisp. Great hops.
Hawkshead - Bitter3.70Not Tried
Kirkstall - Kirkstall Pale Ale4.00Not Tried
23 Nov 2012 (Martin the Mildman)
5.30pm on a Friday and the place is rammed with student types. My entrance raises the average age somewhat.
Hardknott - Colonial Mayhem8.10ExcellentDark ruby in colour, advertised as a strong mild on the pump clip and I wouldn't argue with that. Sweet and fruity with a full bodied malty character and at £3.75 a half probably the most expensive mild I have ever bought. My score 16/20.

About the Friends of Ham

Summary of Beer Scores



The pub is found in Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 5DL.

Recently opened "craft" beer style bar, mainly concentrating on bottled and keg beers, but four handpumps dispense cask ales from localish microbreweries. Third and two thirds measures are also available. Decor is modern and minimalist and the bar appeals to the younger set.

We have visited this pub twice, seen 6 different beers and tried 4 of them.

Map location

Postcode: LS1 5DL