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The Bouncing Barrel

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20 Bank Street, Herne Bay CT6 5EA, England
+44 7777 630685
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Nice Place to stop

Out with a group of like minded people who like real ale, then pop in here for a Pint and a Chat... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2016
Peter D
Kent, United Kingdom
Drinkers pub

Micro brewery. Quite small and with no outside space but friendly and with decent gravity fed beer... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2016
via mobile
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“real ale” (8 reviews)
“micro pub” (16 reviews)
“warm welcome” (4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 - 14:30, 18:00 - 21:00
20 Bank Street, Herne Bay CT6 5EA, England
+44 7777 630685
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Reviewed 21 August 2016

Out with a group of like minded people who like real ale, then pop in here for a Pint and a Chat, the locals will sit and chat and tales of olde. The town is on your doorstep and if looking for work the Job...More

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Micro brewery. Quite small and with no outside space but friendly and with decent gravity fed beer From the barrel. No food on offer while we were there. Good for a real pint!

1  Thank Jb_ewok
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Great beer, great hosts, great crowd of regulars, and gut busting cheese and onion rolls. And its dog friendly. What could be better?

Thank GrumpyOldManEssexUK
Reviewed 1 June 2016

A small micro pub that specialises in cask ales and bitters. I was welcomed on my first visit and was made to feel very comfortable. Worth a visit if you enjoy your ale.

Thank 999smiffy
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

Absolutely brilliant Micro Pub with barrel loads of character. An excellent menu of real ales. Friendly staff who make a point of chatting to their customers. Great fun and we definitely be going back for more...

Thank mikthemorris
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

First visit to this pub so small it has no bar but the staff serve you at the table fantastic prices choice of ales and ciders. Also free food, cheese board and chips from the local chip shop. Staff very friendly and a good knowledge...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 4 May 2016

First time in this pub last night. It was warm, welcoming, the cider and Ale was top notch. Been to a few Micro pubs in my time and this place has broken the mold. I've often found micro pubs to be very fussy about who...More

Thank Connor M
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

Penny and Trevor Are great hosts and they host mighty fine local ales and cider - beware the mighty roll!- Penny does the classic cheese and onion role - but it is ma - hoooosive it will make your eyes bleed but you will love...More

Thank Will E
Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

Warm, cosy and friendly. We were unclear where to order, being first timers, but someone came over to take our order, offer advice, and welcome us in. In a time when most Herne Bay pubs feel tense and threatening this one bucked the trend, and...More

Reviewed 3 December 2015

One of the new breed of micro pubs growing in Kent. Just off the promenade this micro pub had a solid range of ales on tap with the odd snack. In common with others this is a no music etc pub.

Thank michael186311
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