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The Golden Lion (Shepherd Neame)

Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
Shepherd Neame - Master Brew BitterAcceptable2
Shepherd Neame - Late RedAcceptable1
Shepherd Neame - Whitstable Bay Premium AleAcceptable1
Picture 1. The Golden Lion, Broad Oak, Kent

Visits Details

01 Aug 2020 (Jack William)
Early evening for a swift drink. A large part of the garden has been covered over to provide plenty of all-weather outdoor seating. Reasonably busy - punters being offered indoor tables as well.
Shepherd Neame - Whitstable Bay Premium Ale4.10AcceptableNot at its best - but the price was (£4.20)
Shepherd Neame - Master Brew Bitter3.70Not Tried
16 Nov 2013 (Jack William)
Saturday evening - heaving with an engagement party. You can't complain if you are part of the problem!
Shepherd Neame - Master Brew Bitter3.70AcceptableUsual rather bland Shep's basic bitter.
Shepherd Neame - Late Red4.50AcceptableEnd of barrel
07 Jul 2008 (Andrew)
I was running errands in Canterbury (this time it was for a vibrating chair) and so opportunity knocked. I drive past this pub every day on my way to work and it always looks idyllic with its backdrop of orchards. The inside was surprising; although well maintained it was quite bare with very few of the ornamental paraphernalia that most pubs have. There was a front drinking area with a larger, more eating focused, area to the rear. Outside was a large garden with a raised wooden patio.
Shepherd Neame - Master Brew Bitter3.70AcceptableLooked in good condition but it was served too cold to be able to taste much. There was a slight bitter finish but it evaporated more or less immediately. Nothing wrong with this but it needed to be warmer.

About The Golden Lion

The pub sign. The Golden Lion, Broad Oak, Kent

Summary of Beer Scores



The pub is found in Broad Oak, Kent, CT2 0QJ.

Pretty pub found at the edge of Broad Oak in Mayton Lane.

We have visited this pub 3 times, seen 3 different beers and tried them all.

Map location

Postcode: CT2 0QJ