Currently in its eighth year (2 years, 11 months & 22 days since John Morphy took over as Landlord), this
micropub 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 hidden alleyway, between The Carlton Cinema & Coral's Bookmakers)
The Bake & Alehouse offers a selection of alcoholic beverages. What's on offer varies, but usually includes:
A selection of between 5 and 8, different Real Ales -
To date, the Bake & Alehouse has had over 726 different
beers available (or on the stillage, waiting to be served), from over 147 different breweries For the 713 where we have recorded the 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, Coke and 'J2O' - not forgetting FREE Squash for the Children
On top of
this range of drinks and a glorious choice of food (Pork Scratchings, Hand Raised Pork Pies, Cheese, Kettle Crisps, & 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 147 breweries/micro-breweries, including breweries on the Isle-of-Thanet, such as
Ramsgate Brewery (Gadds) (brewers of 35 different ales, that have been available to date, at the Bake & Alehouse), 4 Candles (6 ales) and Wantsum Brewery (39 ales).