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Woolpack Inn (Shepherd Neame)

Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
Shepherd Neame - Late RedGood1
Shepherd Neame - Early BirdAcceptable1
Shepherd Neame - Master Brew BitterNot Tried0
Shepherd Neame - Spitfire (or Spitfire Amber Ale)Not Tried0
Shepherd Neame - Spitfire Gold (or Spitfire Golden Ale)Not Tried0
Picture 1. Woolpack Inn, Brookland, Kent
Picture 2. Woolpack Inn, Brookland, Kent
Picture 3. Woolpack Inn, Brookland, Kent

Visits Details

26 May 2018 (Stephen Harris)
A very nice, home-cooked lunch with family at this delightful old pub. A shame that the beer range is a little unexciting.
Shepherd Neame - Early Bird4.30AcceptableRoutine.
Shepherd Neame - Spitfire Gold (or Spitfire Golden Ale)4.10Not Tried
17 Aug 2015 (ChrisE)
Pub closed with a notice outside saying reopening on 28 August after a refurbishment. We met a person in another pub later in the evening who used to be a landlord there in years gone by who said the alterations will be an improvement as they are mainly to the kitchens.
16 Nov 2014 (Alenomore)
Late afternoon visit to this historic Marsh pub. Largest Inglenook fireplace I've seen was a welcome sight at this time too. Award winning pub with a decent food menu noted. Great interior and exterior detail very much intact here. Lot's of books/guides on it's history including the latest copy of Kent's Smuggling Pubs plus, a 1966 copy of Kent's Pubs by a certain Mr D Tubb's, whose witty comments, for the day, on pubs like this is a welcome read...
Shepherd Neame - Master Brew Bitter3.70Not Tried
01 Nov 2013 (Andrew)
I had the day off to look after Isabel so we came here with my folks. I can remember being driven past this pub since the age of 6 but I've never been in - untill today. The landlady was very friendly and the pub old with views out the window over the marsh. Time seems to stand still when you look out over the marsh.
Shepherd Neame - Late Red4.50GoodGood condition. Apple and mellow brown sugar flavours.
Shepherd Neame - Master Brew Bitter3.70Not Tried
Shepherd Neame - Spitfire (or Spitfire Amber Ale)4.20Not Tried

About the Woolpack Inn

The pub sign. Woolpack Inn, Brookland, Kent

Summary of Beer Scores



The pub is found in Brookland, Kent, TN29 9TJ.

The pub dates back more than 600 years and stands surrounded by dykes and reed beds. A former smugglers' haunt, it is adorned with hops, old beams, a large inglenook fireplace and quarry tiled bar.

We have visited this pub 4 times, seen 5 different beers and tried 2 of them.

Map location

Postcode: TN29 9TJ