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Prince of Ales

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BEST MICRO PUB IN THE WORLD!

My local. But, wouldn't swap it for anywhere else. Excellent beer, friendly staff, great decor... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
Zambungo
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Rainham, United Kingdom
Allways a smile on Chris's face

At last a fantastic place to enjoy real ales in Rainham Kent. Carl and Chris, co-owners took the... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
_phillipsw056
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Rainham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 29 July 2018

My local. But, wouldn't swap it for anywhere else. Excellent beer, friendly staff, great decor, clean. Lovely food on a Sunday. Oh and it's cheap and the boss is a legend, dry sense of humour and doesn't live in Lower Halstow. Keep it up guys!

Thank Zambungo
Reviewed 10 July 2018

At last a fantastic place to enjoy real ales in Rainham Kent. Carl and Chris, co-owners took the gamble to open up the micro bar knowing the discontent local real ale drinkers have had for a long time, suffering sub standard beer in many of...More

1  Thank _phillipsw056
Reviewed 26 June 2018

After only two and a half years, The Prince of Ales punches well above it's Micropub status IMHO. The quality and changing range of ales and ciders are now a given along with a warm welcome from the staff and regulars. The lack of music,...More

Thank DaveS2774
Reviewed 16 June 2018

excellent selection of well kept ales served by friendly staff...if i wanted charisma id go to the theatre.

2  Thank Vic B
Reviewed 15 June 2018

Friendly staff, great atmosphere , oasis from the problems of the world. First time customers encouraged but not forced to join in on the banter which is prolific but not hatefull

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 13 June 2018

We have visited this place on several different occasions to give it the benefit of doubt but we can confirm that this is the most unwelcoming of all the Micro Pub's we have visited. I can only assume the first visit was at a bad...More

7  Thank tony2711james
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Exceptionally friendly bar offering an excellent choice of cask beers and ciders. No lager thank goodness. It has restricted opening hours but if you want a drink and a good old fashioned chat with friendly people, this is an excellent place to visit.

Thank keithtalbot3
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Living only a short walk away from The Prince of Ales we thought it would be a good place to start our night out. We had heard some excellent reports from friends and they were not wrong at all. We were made very welcome by...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Very friendly with some good tasting ales and ciders. Just lacks a bit of atmosphere at times. Seems more of a hobby for the guys running it than a commercial pub venture. Ill still pop in from time to time as the choice of ales...More

Thank Mark24C
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Very friendly, good beers, small btls of wine if you prefer. Makes a lovely change from a typical pub 😊

Thank nicola m
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