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Anniversary drink

Called in for an anniversary drink, been in before and loved it. Had a couple of beers each and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Paul T
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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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Friendly, independent ale house

Kipps is a always a great place for a drink. Inspired selection of local ales and cider to choose... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
Wembley1966
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Folkestone, United Kingdom
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Situated at the top of the Old High Street in the Creative Quarter of Folkestone. Kipps' Alehouse offers cask real ale, served from a glass enclosed and cooled stillage. Real ciders served at room temperature, a good variety of wines, including Port...more
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11-15 The Old High Street, Folkestone CT20 1RL, England
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+44 1303 246766
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called in for an anniversary drink, been in before and loved it. Had a couple of beers each and nachos. Wow, loved them. There's a good vibe here and a good selection of craft, German and Belgium beer with a selection of cider, wines and...More

Thank Paul T
Andrew P, Owner at Kipps' Alehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your very kind words. Really glad you enjoyed Kipps. And happy anniversary. A

Reviewed 2 April 2018

Kipps is a always a great place for a drink. Inspired selection of local ales and cider to choose from. There is often live music on a Sunday afternoon - get there early for a seat as the place will be packed! Tuesday is quiz...More

1  Thank Wembley1966
Andrew P, Owner at Kipps' Alehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Thank you for your kind words, it is really appreciated. A

Reviewed 23 February 2018

Have now been a few times and love it every time. Every time I go there are a new selection of ales and ciders and love the 3 third pints option. Staff are friendly and they strike a good balance between welcoming family and pets...More

Thank stevepercy
Andrew P, Owner at Kipps' Alehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Thank you for your kind review. It is much appreciated. A

Reviewed 7 December 2017

We weren't sure what sort of pubs and bars we'd find in Folkestone and we didn't need to worry. This place was superb. My wife isn't a big beer drinker but this place has such a great range of beers, she found a few she...More

Thank LondonFet
Andrew P, Owner at Kipps' Alehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2017

Thank you for your very kind words, it is really appreciated. A

Reviewed 2 November 2017

Popped in for a couple while on a kids free night, a good selection of beers and a nice atmosphere .

Thank Paul T
Andrew P, Owner at Kipps' Alehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2017

Thank you for the review, always appreciated.

Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Great selection of ales and beers from around the world. Friendly staff. Didn't have food. Came during lunchtime. I will defiantly be coming back! Will recommend to friends.

Thank Cradleoffilth75
Andrew P, Owner at Kipps' Alehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Thanks for your review and the very kind words.

Reviewed 11 March 2017

Not being a vegetarian, I was at first a bit worried about going to this establishment, but when I found out they serve draught non-vegetarian Belgian beers I was hooked. They also keep bottled Belgian Trappist beers (up to about 10% alcohol content) so it...More

Thank Blikskottel
Andrew P, Owner at Kipps' Alehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2017

Thank you, so much, for your very kind words.

Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Visited now about 5 times and always had something to eat - service is lovely, staff very friendly and informative, the selection of drinks is vast ... I would be there every night if I lived closer :)

1  Thank tooheyold
Andrew P, Owner at Kipps' Alehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2017

Thank you for your very kind words.

Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Great ales for sale here along with ciders. Also for those that prefer wine there are some great examples on offer here also. Live music here on occasions advertised within. Great service always from the bar. Decent loos and an outside seating area at the...More

1  Thank lobster64
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Iam in Folkestone alot and normally come here. They've aĺways got interesting beers and ciders to sample. I recently given up drinking but they do coffee and cola too,as well as good food. They often have live music on.

Thank Dan M
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