Currently in its eighth year (924 days since John Morphy took over as Landlord), this
micropub is located in the main shopping area of Westgate,
close to both Town Centre Bus Stops and the Railway Station
(The Bake is somewhat hidden, being located on a discrete alleyway, between Coral's Bookmakers & The Carlton Cinema) Although the Bake has been here for many years, there are many who live in Westgate still don't know about it!
The Bake & Alehouse offers a selection of alcoholic beverages. What's on offer varies, but usually includes:
A selection, generally between 5 and 8, of different Real Ales -
To date, the Bake & Alehouse has had over 695 different
ales available (or on the stillage, waiting to be served), from over 141 different breweries For the 682 where we have recorded the alcohol level, this has been from 2.90% to 7.00%
A selection of Ciders - both Apple & other fruit (such as Mango & Rhubarb)
Red, White & Rosé wines
Gin - with Fever Tree, or Schweppes, tonic
Other alcoholic beverages (some seasonal, some one-off)
Non-alcoholic drinks, such as
Coffee, Tea, Lemonade (Still AND Cloudy), Coke and 'J2O' - not forgetting FREE Squash for the Children
On top of
these drinks and a delicate selection of food (Pork Scratchings, Kettle Crisps, Hand Raised Pork Pies, Peanuts, & other pub snacks), there is also a range of Books (many CAMRA, but not all), a local area notice board, a newspaper, a few pub-games and, perhaps most importantly, some Dog Treats.
Westgate-on-Sea is a village on the Isle-of-Thanet in Kent, situated on the seaside, it is between Margate & Birchington (just a few miles from Ramsgate and under 15 miles from Canterbury).
Real Ales are offered from a range of breweries and, to date, The Bake & Alehouse has supplied beers from over 141 breweries/micro-breweries, including breweries on the Isle-of-Thanet, such as
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds) (brewers of 32 different ales, that have been available thus far, at the Bake & Alehouse), Wantsum Brewery (37 ales) and 4 Candles (6 ales).