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Sole Bay Inn (Adnams)

Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
Adnams - Southwold BitterGood2
Adnams - East GreenGood1
Adnams - BroadsideGood2
Adnams - Old AleNot Tried0
Adnams - RegattaNot Tried0
Adnams - GunhillNot Tried0
Adnams - Ghost ShipNot Tried0
Adnams - ExplorerNot Tried0
Picture 1. Sole Bay Inn, Southwold, Suffolk
Andrew Chenery

Visits Details

23 Sep 2017 (Stu)
Adnams - Broadside4.70Good
Adnams - Explorer4.30Not Tried
Adnams - Southwold Bitter3.70Not Tried
Adnams - Ghost Ship4.50Not Tried
17 Aug 2012 (Andrew)
Jane and Isabel went to gawp at tourist tat in the shop opposit so I came here for a swift half. Being 11:15 am I was the only person in. I sat with my half outside the front of the pub and watched the gawping.
Adnams - Southwold Bitter3.70GoodFresh and yeasty
Adnams - Broadside4.70Not Tried
Adnams - Gunhill4.00Not Tried
Adnams - Ghost Ship4.50Not Tried
15 Aug 2010 (Stu)
Very busy sunday lunch.
Adnams - Broadside4.70GoodDark amber in colour,Caramel and light citrus flavour.
Adnams - Regatta4.30Not Tried
Adnams - Southwold Bitter3.70Not Tried
Adnams - East Green4.00Not Tried
Adnams - Gunhill4.00Not Tried
19 Nov 2008 (Mick)
Situated within sight of Adnams brewery about 100yrds away this pub had a serious makeover a few years ago, it has changed from a cosy local boozer to a spotlight and chrome modern looking place sometimes known as the soul less. Can't fault the beers though and it is always busy.
Adnams - Southwold Bitter3.70GoodA nice enough pint but without the freshness I have come to expect localy.
Adnams - East Green4.00GoodVery pale and refreshing, citrusy with a bit of grass, verging on the bland?
Adnams - Broadside4.70Not Tried
Adnams - Old Ale4.10Not Tried

About the Sole Bay Inn

The pub sign. Sole Bay Inn, Southwold, Suffolk

Summary of Beer Scores



The pub is found in Southwold, Suffolk, IP18 6JN.

Single roomed pub standing in the shadow of the lighthouse very close to Adnams brewery in East Green. The interior was significantly modernised in 2003, the intention being to create a bistro style pub.

We have visited this pub 4 times, seen 8 different beers and tried 3 of them.

Map location

Postcode: IP18 6JN