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Furlongs Ale House (Freehouse)

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Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
Burning Sky - PlateauExceptional1
Kent - ProhibitionExceptional1
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - East Kent India Pale AleExcellent1
Goacher's - Real Mild AleExcellent1
Five Points - XPAExcellent1
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - Common ConspiracyExcellent1
Four Candles - Triple Hop Extra PaleExcellent1
Goacher's - Crown Imperial StoutExcellent1
Kent - The New BlackExcellent1
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - HPA Hoppy Pale AleExcellent1
Hopdaemon - Green DaemonExcellent1
Kent - Brewers ReserveExcellent1
Canterbury Ales (sometimes badged as Canterbrew) - EKG IPAExcellent1
Canterbury Ales (sometimes badged as Canterbrew) - The Friar's AleExcellent1
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - Little CrackerExcellent1
Holler (formerly Holler Boys) - Black IPAGood1
Canterbury Brewers - East Kent PaleGood1
Oakham - Scarlet MacawGood1
Northdown - Muggy PorterGood1
Holler (formerly Holler Boys) - LootGood1
Lincoln Green - ArcherGood1
Turnstone - Slack WaterAcceptable1
Oakham - CitraNot Tried0
Canterbury Ales (sometimes badged as Canterbrew) - The Wife of Bath's AleNot Tried0
Four Candles - Chinook Session BitterNot Tried0
Old Dairy - Spring TopNot Tried0
Manchester - AotearoaNot Tried0
Oakham - Bishops FarewellNot Tried0
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - Dr Sunshine's Special Friendly English Wheat AleNot Tried0
Bristol Beer Factory - NotoriousNot Tried0
Kent - Session PaleNot Tried0
Pig & Porter - Stone FreeNot Tried0
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 5Not Tried0
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 3Not Tried0
Kent - ĒostreNot Tried0
Saltaire - Stout No. 5Not Tried0
Burning Sky - SummertimeNot Tried0
Old Dairy - Copper TopNot Tried0
Northern Monk - Eternal Session IPANot Tried0
Marble - PintNot Tried0
Kent - PorterNot Tried0
Four Candles - American Pale AleNot Tried0
Picture 1. Furlongs Ale House, Faversham, Kent

Visits Details

22 Feb 2020 (Archie14)
Very busy, great atmosphere.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Four Candles - Triple Hop Extra Pale4.60Excellent
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - HPA Hoppy Pale Ale3.60Excellent
Oakham - Scarlet Macaw4.40Good
Kent - Porter5.50Not Tried
Four Candles - American Pale Ale4.00Not Tried
02 Feb 2020 (Archie14)
Wonderful Sunday afternoon session in sunny Faversham. For me this Micropub is without a doubt one of the best there is, superb beer selection served in tip top condition.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Burning Sky - Plateau3.50ExceptionalJust has to be a 5*! A fine example of a perfect pint, incredible condition, immaculately polished pint with a tight brilliant white head with incredible lacing with a wonderful tingly sensation on the tongue and an almost cream like mouthfeel.... Exceptional 👍
Goacher's - Crown Imperial Stout4.50ExcellentTruly a wonderful beer and for me the best cask stout there is.
Hopdaemon - Green Daemon5.00ExcellentAfter the Burning Sky Plateau this was like a massive smack in the face! Intense strong flavour.
Canterbury Ales (sometimes badged as Canterbrew) - The Friar's Ale4.30ExcellentLovely no nonsense bitter
Marble - Pint3.90Not Tried
22 Dec 2019 (Archie14)
Before my visit to this great Micro I had the pleasure of walking and shopping in the town, can I just say that Faversham should be extremely proud of itself as the Market town this Christmas was stunning, shops buzzing, great market stalls, brass band playing in the square, you simply could not of wished for anything more, the town was as traditional as you can get and truly felt like Christmas's of old. Inside the pub was no different, as ready flow of customers before a brief quiet period then before you knew it the pub was heaving, great atmosphere!
BeerABVScoreNotes
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - Little Cracker5.00Excellent
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - East Kent India Pale Ale6.50ExcellentStunning stuff, big bold flavoursome pint with an almost spirit like finish
Five Points - XPA4.00ExcellentDelicious pale beer, nice slight citrus and floral finish.
Old Dairy - Copper Top4.10Not Tried
Northern Monk - Eternal Session IPA4.10Not Tried
22 Aug 2019 (Philip Pirrip)
Last knockings visit until 10pm close.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Lincoln Green - Archer4.00Good
Oakham - Citra4.20Not Tried
Saltaire - Stout No. 54.20Not Tried
Burning Sky - Summertime4.50Not TriedMy colleague's was a massively hazy pint
30 Jun 2019 (Wittenden)
Sunday afternoon:my first,but brief visit to this micropub.Comfortably busy.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Northdown - Muggy Porter5.00GoodVery dark,blackcurrants.Tasty.A new brewery for me.
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 54.40Not Tried
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 35.00Not Tried
Kent - Ēostre4.20Not Tried
18 May 2019 (ChrisE)
Opening time but somebody beat me to being the first customer. The place filled up very quickly with a good atmosphere. I cancelled my visit to the next pub and stayed here.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Goacher's - Real Mild Ale3.40Excellent
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - Common Conspiracy4.80Excellent
Kent - Session Pale3.70Not Tried
Pig & Porter - Stone Free4.30Not Tried
Turnstone - Slack Water5.60Not Tried
16 May 2019 (Philip Pirrip)
Evening visit until 10pm close. Undergoing a redecoration so lots of things off the walls and out of place.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Turnstone - Slack Water5.60AcceptableHeavy cloying murky brew, perhaps OK for a nightcap
Goacher's - Real Mild Ale3.40Not Tried
Oakham - Bishops Farewell4.60Not Tried
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - Dr Sunshine's Special Friendly English Wheat Ale4.20Not Tried
Bristol Beer Factory - Notorious3.80Not Tried
10 May 2019 (Philip Pirrip)
Evening visit.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Kent - Brewers Reserve5.00ExcellentExcellent. Absolute clarity in this glowing golden beer
Goacher's - Real Mild Ale3.40Not Tried
Old Dairy - Spring Top4.00Not Tried
Kent - Prohibition4.80Not Tried
Manchester - Aotearoa4.20Not Tried
20 Jan 2019 (Archie14)
Knew this Micropub was going to be busy by the amount of condensation on the windows and upon entering my thoughts were right. A very busy session in this wonderful “proper” Micropub.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Kent - Prohibition4.80ExceptionalExcellent condition and wonderful lacing on the glass showd me that I drank this pint in 4 glugs....very quaffable.
Kent - The New Black4.80ExcellentDelicious pint, very citrusy with a delightful malt finish topped with a wonderful light brown head.
Canterbury Brewers - East Kent Pale4.60Good
Oakham - Citra4.20Not Tried
Four Candles - Chinook Session Bitter3.90Not Tried
13 Dec 2018 (Philip Pirrip)
Evening visit until 10pm close.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Canterbury Ales (sometimes badged as Canterbrew) - EKG IPA3.90ExcellentLovely balance and crispness on the palate
Holler (formerly Holler Boys) - Loot5.50Good
Holler (formerly Holler Boys) - Black IPA6.00Good
Oakham - Citra4.20Not Tried
Canterbury Ales (sometimes badged as Canterbrew) - The Wife of Bath's Ale3.90Not Tried

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About the Furlongs Ale House

The pub sign. Furlongs Ale House, Faversham, Kent

Summary of Beer Scores

 Total
Exceptional4
Excellent39
Good32
Acceptable13
Poor-

Website.

The pub is found in Faversham, Kent, ME13 8NS.

Faversham's first Micropub, at the Market Place end of Preston Street, which opened on 18th December 2014 having previously been open for a short while as a pop-up during the town's Hop Festival in the autumn. Shop conversion from a wet fish shop. Small oblong room, sparsely decorated, with large central skylight. High wall mounted benches provide the seating at high tables. Small bar counter in the far left hand corner is equipped with 6 wall mounted handpumps and 1 on the counter top for the real ale and cider dispense. Unisex toilet at the back. CAMRA card holders' discount for real ale and cider, 10p a pint and 5p a half. Lost the apostrophe in its name with recent new signage!

We have visited this pub 53 times, seen 155 different beers and tried 77 of them.

Map location

Postcode: ME13 8NS