Currently in its eighth year (1355 days since John Morphy took over as Landlord), this
Micro-Pub is located in the main shopping area of Westgate,
very near to both Town Centre Bus Stops and the Railway Station
(The Bake & Alehouse can be hard to find, being in a discrete passageway, between The Carlton Cinema & Coral's Bookmakers) Although the Bake has been here for many years, there are many who live in Westgate still don't know about it!
The Bake and Alehouse offers a selection of alcoholic beverages. What's on offer varies, but usually includes:
A selection of between five and eight, different Real Ales -
To date, the Bake & Alehouse has had over 769 different
ales available (or on the stillage, waiting to be served), from over 160 different breweries For the 755 where we have recorded the ABV, these have varied in strength 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
Tea, Coffee, Coke, Lemonade and 'J2O' - not forgetting FREE Squash for the Children
On top of
this range of tipples and a delicate selection of food (Pork Scratchings, Kettle Crisps, Peanuts, Hand Raised Pork Pies, & other pub snacks), there is also a range of Books (many CAMRA, but not all), a newspaper, a local area notice board, 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 160 breweries/micro-breweries, including breweries on the Isle-of-Thanet, such as
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds) (brewers of 37 different ales, supplied thus far, at the Bake & Alehouse), Wantsum Brewery (39 ales) and 4 Candles (6 ales).