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The Brewery Tap (Brewery Tap)

Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
Mauldons - Mole TrapExcellent1
Earl Soham - Victoria BitterGood1
Mauldons - Silver AdderGood2
Mauldons - Suffolk Pride (aka Suffolk Punch)Good1
Mauldons - Black AdderNot Tried0
Shepherd Neame - Spitfire (or Spitfire Amber Ale)Not Tried0
Dark Star - The Art of DarknessNot Tried0
Eagle (was Wells & Young's, was Charles Wells, was Wells) - Courage DirectorsNot Tried0
Lymestone - Cherry StoneNot Tried0
Tring - IbexNot Tried0
Marston's - PedigreeNot Tried0
Eagle (was Wells & Young's, was Charles Wells, was Wells) - Bombardier (was Bombardier Glorious English)Not Tried0
Oakham - Darker DaysNot Tried0
Nethergate (was Nethergate Growler for a while then name reverted) - VentureNot Tried0
Picture 1. The Brewery Tap, Sudbury, Suffolk
Picture 2. The Brewery Tap, Sudbury, Suffolk
Michael Croxford

Visits Details

08 Nov 2019 (Magnus Greel)
Mid afternoon, calm relaxed atmosphere in this welcoming traditional drinkers pub.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Mauldons - Mole Trap3.80ExcellentPiney hoppy flavoursome for such a low ABV
Mauldons - Black Adder5.30Not Tried
Marston's - Pedigree4.50Not Tried
Mauldons - Suffolk Pride (aka Suffolk Punch)4.80Not Tried
Mauldons - Silver Adder4.20Not Tried
Eagle (was Wells & Young's, was Charles Wells, was Wells) - Bombardier (was Bombardier Glorious English)4.10Not Tried
Oakham - Darker Days4.80Not Tried
Nethergate (was Nethergate Growler for a while then name reverted) - Venture3.70Not Tried
02 Dec 2014 (HSB)
11:30 First in. Three others came in whilst we were there. Good interior.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Mauldons - Suffolk Pride (aka Suffolk Punch)4.80GoodGood strong bitter.
Mauldons - Silver Adder4.20AcceptableBit on the warm side. First pint out.
Eagle (was Wells & Young's, was Charles Wells, was Wells) - Courage Directors4.80Not Tried
Mauldons - Mole Trap3.80Not Tried
Lymestone - Cherry Stone5.20Not Tried
Tring - Ibex3.90Not Tried
27 Jul 2013 (Stephen Harris)
Busy in the early evening, with quite a buzz.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Mauldons - Silver Adder4.20ExcellentSilver Adder Crisp and golden. Good body and good hops.
Earl Soham - Victoria Bitter3.60GoodAn amber-coloured, fruity, session bitter.
Mauldons - Black Adder5.30Not Tried
Shepherd Neame - Spitfire (or Spitfire Amber Ale)4.20Not Tried
Mauldons - Mole Trap3.80Not Tried
Mauldons - Suffolk Pride (aka Suffolk Punch)4.80Not Tried
Dark Star - The Art of Darkness3.50Not Tried

About The Brewery Tap

The pub sign. The Brewery Tap, Sudbury, Suffolk

Summary of Beer Scores

 Total
Exceptional-
Excellent2
Good2
Acceptable1
Poor-

Website.

The pub is found in Sudbury, Suffolk, CO10 2TP.

This pub was established by 1900 as the Black Horse. It has been acquired by the nearby Mauldons Brewery of Sudbury and re-branded as their brewery tap, one of two pubs owned by the brewery (the other is in Norwich). An L-shaped drinking area, with the small bar at the centre. Garden to rear. Most beers are served on gravity dispense.

We have visited this pub 3 times, seen 14 different beers and tried 4 of them.

Map location

Postcode: CO10 2TP