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Bell Inn (Punch Taverns)

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Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
Adnams - BroadsideGood3
Banks & Taylor's (B&T) - Shefford Old Strong (SOS)Good1
Black Sheep - RiggwelterExcellent1
Brakspear (at Marston's Wychwood) - Gravity (was Bitter)Excellent1
Canterbury Ales (sometimes badged as Canterbrew) - The Knight's AlePoor1
Franklins - Citra IPAExcellent1
Fuller's (part of Asahi Europe) - London PrideGood1
Harvey's - Sussex Best BitterAcceptable1
Hydes - Frayed KnotExcellent1
Purity - Mad GooseGood2
St Austell - Proper JobGood1
St Austell - TributeGood1
Timothy Taylor - LandlordExcellent3
Anglo-Dutch - Tabatha The KnackeredNot Tried0
Banks's - Courage Best BitterNot Tried0
Goddards - Fuggle (or Fuggle Dee-Dum)Not Tried0
Greene King - AbbotNot Tried0
Greene King - IPANot Tried0
Harviestoun - Bitter & TwistedNot Tried0
Marston's - Wychwood Hobgoblin IPA (was Ruby Beer, was Hobgoblin)Not Tried0
Nelson - Friggin in the RigginNot Tried0
Old Dairy - Gold TopNot Tried0
Potton - The Village BikeNot Tried0
Sharp's - Doom BarNot Tried0
Skinner's - Cornish Knocker AleNot Tried0
Skinner's - Ginger TosserNot Tried0
Spencer's - Blonde Light Golden AleNot Tried0
Springhead - Maid MarianNot Tried0
York (now brewed by and at Black Sheep) - Centurion's Ghost AleNot Tried0
Picture 1. Bell Inn, St Nicholas-at-Wade, Kent
Andrew Chenery

Visits Details

17 Mar 2022 (Jack William)
Potterers cycle meet - about a dozen of us took over the garden. Excellent session in the sunshine.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Brakspear (at Marston's Wychwood) - Gravity (was Bitter)3.40Excellent Wry good flavour and body for a 3.4
Fuller's (part of Asahi Europe) - London Pride4.10Good
Greene King - Abbot5.00Not TriedWent off before I could try it.
17 Feb 2022 (Jack William)
Thursday lunchtime, cycle meet. Plenty of eaters in. Beer choice a bit disappointing.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Adnams - Broadside4.70Good
St Austell - Tribute4.20Good
25 Nov 2021 (Jack William)
Lunchtime Potterers cycle meet. We filled the front bar, very convivial and a welcome open fire after a chilly sea wall ride from Reculver.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Adnams - Broadside4.70ExcellentA perfect winter’s pint.
Sharp's - Doom Bar4.00Not Tried
19 Aug 2021 (Jack William)
Another Thursday cycle group meeting. 3 well kept ales on, very friendly place.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Timothy Taylor - Landlord4.30Good
St Austell - Proper Job4.50Good
Purity - Mad Goose4.20Good
22 Jul 2021 (Jack William)
Lunchtime cycling meet - 8 of us and it was quite busy with others. Service a bit slow - but they are SO polite it didn’t matter.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Hydes - Frayed Knot4.00ExcellentReally good, hoppy, pale bitter.
Fuller's (part of Asahi Europe) - London Pride4.10Not Tried
St Austell - Proper Job4.50Not TriedSeems to be getting everywhere recently- Doom Bar watch out .
24 Jun 2021 (Jack William)
Lunchtime cycling club meeting. Very pleasant garden and good service. There is a magnificent holm oak tree in the corner of the garden. All 3 beers were in good condition.
BeerABVScoreNotes
Adnams - Broadside4.70Good
Purity - Mad Goose4.20Good
Banks's - Courage Best Bitter4.00Not Tried
07 Apr 2019 (Dosser)
Few in and 3 beers on
BeerABVScoreNotes
Timothy Taylor - Landlord4.30ExcellentVery nice
23 Oct 2017 (Dosser)
Nice nibbles
BeerABVScoreNotes
Harvey's - Sussex Best Bitter4.00Acceptable
Canterbury Ales (sometimes badged as Canterbrew) - The Knight's Ale4.60PoorSent it back
23 Aug 2013 (John B)
Evening in the beer garden chatting with Marion about the difficulties putting on a beer festival under the restrictions imposed by Punch
BeerABVScoreNotes
Black Sheep - Riggwelter5.90Excellent
Franklins - Citra IPA5.50Excellent
Banks & Taylor's (B&T) - Shefford Old Strong (SOS)5.00Good
Harviestoun - Bitter & Twisted3.80Not Tried
Nelson - Friggin in the Riggin4.70Not Tried
Goddards - Fuggle (or Fuggle Dee-Dum)4.80Not Tried
Anglo-Dutch - Tabatha The Knackered6.00Not Tried
Skinner's - Cornish Knocker Ale4.50Not Tried
York (now brewed by and at Black Sheep) - Centurion's Ghost Ale5.40Not Tried
Potton - The Village Bike4.30Not Tried
Skinner's - Ginger Tosser3.80Not Tried
Old Dairy - Gold Top4.30Not Tried
Springhead - Maid Marian4.50Not Tried
Spencer's - Blonde Light Golden Ale4.20Not Tried
21 Jul 2013 (John B)
Missed out on the Kent Beer festival due to work. So down the local for a pint or 5. Late afternoon after end of food service
BeerABVScoreNotes
Timothy Taylor - Landlord4.30Excellent
Greene King - IPA3.60Not Tried
Marston's - Wychwood Hobgoblin IPA (was Ruby Beer, was Hobgoblin)4.50Not Tried

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About the Bell Inn

The pub sign. Bell Inn, St Nicholas-at-Wade, Kent

Summary of Beer Scores

 Total
Exceptional-
Excellent8
Good10
Acceptable1
Poor1

Website.

The pub is found in St Nicholas-at-Wade, Kent, CT7 0NT.

A 3 roomed pub in The Street consisting of a snug front bar, a small side room and a large rear room. Situated at the centre of the village.

We have visited this pub 12 times, seen 30 different beers and tried 13 of them.

Map location

Postcode: CT7 0NT