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Eel & Bear (Freehouse)

Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
Abyss - Dank MarvinExcellent1
Chorlton - Mango SourExcellent1
Cloak + Dagger - Komodo BozoGood1
Burning Sky - AriseGood1
Picture 1. Eel & Bear, Hastings, East Sussex

Visits Details

22 Jun 2018 (Stephen Harris)
I popped in briefly as I was passing in the early evening.
Chorlton - Mango Sour4.00ExcellentFrom a key-keg. Chorlton are masters of this sort of thing and I thought it was brilliant.
16 Jun 2018 (Stephen Harris)
A quick visit on the way to the station to buy some carry-outs. Time though for a quick half.
Burning Sky - Arise4.40GoodFrom key-keg and it has developed a bit of a fizz.
31 May 2018 (Stephen Harris)
An excellent new development, run by very nice people. Hastings is looking up. I had a couple of beers and bought some carry-outs.
Abyss - Dank Marvin6.00ExcellentFrom key-keg. A hazy golden, fruity and bitter IPA.
Cloak + Dagger - Komodo Bozo4.20GoodFrom key-keg. An easy-drinking, golden, hazy Session IPA.

About the Eel & Bear

The pub sign. Eel & Bear, Hastings, East Sussex

Summary of Beer Scores


The pub is found in Hastings, East Sussex, TN34 1SJ.

A new bottle shop and taproom which opened in the spring of 2018. Located in a former retail premises on Waldegrave Street in the town centre. A wide range of bottled and canned beers are available for off-sales or to consume on the premises and there are three or four keg taps. Cask beer will not be sold regularly. There is one table and a ledge with a couple of stools by the window. Initially, the bar will be open in the afternoons and early evenings.

We have visited this pub 3 times, seen 4 different beers and tried them all.

Map location

Postcode: TN34 1SJ