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The Hop and Huffkin (Freehouse)

Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
Wantsum - One Hop Excellent1
Hop Fuzz - Hoppy BombGood1
Goody Ales - Bleangate Brewery - GenesisGood1
Whitstable - Renaissance Ruby MildGood1
Ripple Steam - Original Best BitterGood1
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 5Poor1
Whitstable - Native BitterNot Tried0
Picture 1. The Hop and Huffkin, Sandwich, Kent

Visits Details

06 Jan 2020 (Dosser)
2 beers apparantly on cask and a number of craft ales on draught. My curious dark was 5.4% and £5.20.
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 54.40Poor£4.50 a pint. Didnt taste like cask, very cold and vinegar smells.
15 Aug 2017 (ChrisE)
Lunchtime and busy with diners.
Goody Ales - Bleangate Brewery - Genesis3.50GoodGravity dispense, a well kept pint but a little pricey for the area.
11 Sep 2015 (Mick)
We sat in the garden in the late afternoon sunshine.
Ripple Steam - Original Best Bitter4.10GoodNice copper traditional bitter.
Hop Fuzz - Hoppy Bomb5.00GoodNice but no exactly a bomb. More a squib.
21 Feb 2015 (Vacuous )
Saturday late afternoon. A few in enjoying a drink. Also had a Mad Cat beer on
Whitstable - Renaissance Ruby Mild3.80GoodFrom the barrel behind the bar. A bit too cold
Whitstable - Native Bitter3.70Not Tried
14 Jul 2014 (ChrisE)
We had read that this pub was opening on 12 July for the Folk and Ale Festival which it did. We discovered on arrival that the pub is not in fact open yet, and is expected to open around the 20 July, the weekend opening on the 12th being a special event. We managed to gain entry and were given a complimentary pint to take away (something to do with the licence I think) so we gratefully accepted that and sat on a bench by the bus stops and drank our beer.
Wantsum - One Hop 4.50ExcellentVery good, and as the cask was on full tilt probably towards the end of the cask.

About The Hop and Huffkin

The pub sign. The Hop and Huffkin, Sandwich, Kent

Summary of Beer Scores



The pub is found in Sandwich, Kent, CT13 9AB.

Opened in July 2014 in the building that was once the Greyhound public house. It specialises in Kentish food and ales.

We have visited this pub 5 times, seen 7 different beers and tried 6 of them.

Map location

Postcode: CT13 9AB

This pub was formally know as the The Greyhound.