Currently in its eighth year (989 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 can be hard to find, being down a discrete passage, between Coral's Bookmakers & The Carlton Cinema)
The Bake and Alehouse offers a selection of alcoholic beverages. What's on offer varies, but usually includes:
A selection on the whole of between 5 and 8, different Real Ales -
To date, the Bake & Alehouse has had over 707 different
brews available (or on the stillage, waiting to be served), from over 143 different breweries On the 694 where we have recorded the alcoholic strength, this has varied from 2.90% to 7.00%
A selection of Ciders - both Apple & other fruit (such as Rhubarb & Mango)
Red, White & Rosé wines
Gin - with Fever Tree, or Schweppes, tonic
Other alcoholic beverages (some seasonal, some one-off)
Non-alcoholic drinks, such as
Tea, Coffee, Lemonade (Still AND Cloudy), Coke and 'J2O' - not forgetting FREE Squash for the Children
On top of
this range of drinks and a few morsels of food (Peanuts, Pork Scratchings, Cheese, Hand Raised Pork Pies, & other pub snacks), there is also a local area notice board, a range of Books (many CAMRA, but not all), 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 143 breweries/micro-breweries, including breweries on the Isle-of-Thanet, such as
Wantsum Brewery (brewers of 39 different ales, served to date, at the Bake & Alehouse), 4 Candles (6 ales) and Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds) (32 ales).