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The Wig & Pen (Thorley Taverns)

Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - She Sells Sea ShellsExcellent1
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - ÜberHopExcellent1
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 5Excellent2
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - Gyle 1664 LagerGood1
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 3Good1
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - Al Murray, The Pub Landlord Dependence Day Colonial Pale AleAcceptable1
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - SeasiderNot Tried0
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 7Not Tried0

Visits Details

21 Feb 2019 (Dosser)
2 ales on, both gadds
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - ÜberHop5.20ExcellentVery nice pint
08 Jan 2019 (Dosser)
Wild afternoon in Margate with the sea spray crossing the main road. 2 beers on.
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - Gyle 1664 Lager4.30GoodFirst time I've tried this. Ok but a bit like a flat lager.
19 Apr 2018 (beery steve)
Opening time visit.
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - She Sells Sea Shells4.70ExcellentIn superb condition in this underrated pub.
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 54.40Not Tried
24 Feb 2018 (ChrisE)
Saturday afternoon and busy with people watching sports on the television screens. I was impressed to see that despite being busy the lady behind the bar rejected the beer that she had poured, flushed the pipes through and connected a new cask without having to be prompted to change the beer.
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 54.40ExcellentFirst pints from a new cask and in superb condition.
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 35.00Not Tried
19 Feb 2017 (Stephen Harris)
A nice, traditional pub. Where I caught a bit of televised football.
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 35.00Good
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 73.80Not Tried
15 Dec 2016 (Dosser)
Interesting family pub with music on jukebox. First visit.
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - No. 54.40Good
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - Al Murray, The Pub Landlord Dependence Day Colonial Pale Ale4.00Acceptable
18 Aug 2015 (Dosser)
More Gadds!
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - Seasider4.30Not Tried
27 Jul 2015 (Dosser)
Two handpumps here but not attracted enough to have a beer.
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds') - Seasider4.30Not Tried

About The Wig & Pen

Summary of Beer Scores



The pub is found in Margate, Kent, CT9 1EN.

In Market Place called the Queen's Head until renamed when obtained by Thorley Taverns. A corner house whose notable features include a fine stone fireplace and a beautiful carved dumb waiter behind the bar counter.

We have visited this pub 8 times, seen 8 different beers and tried 6 of them.

Map location

Postcode: CT9 1EN