Beer List 2022 by venue

Not all ales/ciders will be available every day (!) See notes at bottom of page.

A beer list, ordered by brewery, is also available but the list below will likely be more up-to-date!

Venue Map


Kings Head St / Eastgate St 1200-2300

Adnams: Southwold, Broadside, Ghost Ship, Mosaic & Eastern Edge (Sierra Nevada collaboration)
Harwich Town EPA, Crouch Vale Yakima Gold, Nethergate Eon’s Milk Stout 5% & Umbel Magma

One cider, currently a perry.

Cafe On The Pier

Ha’Penny Pier 1030-1800

Earl Soham Victoria Bitter 3.6%


Kings Quay St/Castlegate St 1200-2300

Purple Moose Snowdonia, Milestone Lion’s Pride, Witham Scruffy Mild, Nethergate: Venture (3.7% pale), Green and Pleasant (4.1% pale) & Suffolk County (4% chestnut).

Globe Ciders:

Farmer Jim’s: Rhubarb Bob 4.0%, Farmyard Fruits 4.0%
Mr Whitehead’s: Equinox 4.5%, Rum Cask 7.0%
Snails Bank: Apple Hog 4.5 %, Very Perry 5.0%, Pig Squeal 7.0%
Gwynt y Ddraig Happy Daze 4.5%
Celtic Marches Thundering Molly 5.2%
Dorset Nectar Wildcat 5.5%
Rich’s Legbender 6.0%
Lilley’s: Sunset 6.0%, Crazy Goat 6.8%, Bee Sting 6.8%, Dark 7.5%, Gladiator 8.4%, Apples & Pears 5.2%, Firedancer 4.5%


Church Street 1200-2300

Crouch Vale: Essex Boys & Brewers Gold
Rudgate: Jorvik Blonde, Battle Axe & Ruby Mild.
Mauldons: Dicken’s, Silver Adder, Mole Trap & Cuckoo
Greenjack: Trawler Boys & Golden Best
Milestone: Azacca, Loxley Ale & Lion’s Pride
Colchester: Lazeretto & Metropolis
Red Fox Best, Witham Gold, Harwich Town Stone Pier, Elgoods Black Dog, Wolf Wolf.

Ciders: Snailsbank: Apply Dapply, Apple Hog & Tumbledown.

New Bell Inn

Outpart Eastward (off Wellington Rd) 1200-2300

On the stillage:
 Hope & Glory, Purple Moose Dark side of the Moose, Humpty Dumpty Red Mill, GK/Future Brewers Spring Break, Greene King Heritage & Glastonbury Hedge Monkey

On the pumps:
Greene King IPA & London Glory, Mighty Oak Oscar Wild & Mauldons Petit Putin

In reserve: Nethergate Top Dogs & Parkway Beaky Blinders

Ciders: Dudda’s Tun Salted Caramel, Snailsbank Peach Melba, Gwatkin Kingston Black, Lilley’s Mango & Woo Woo, Dorset Nectar Medium Organic & Raspberry Kiss, Gwynt Y Ddraig Farmhouse Pyder, Celtic Marches Toffy Dora


West St/Golden Lion Lane 1000-2300

Brentwood Ridley’s Rite 4.0%
Colchester Brewery No.1 4.1%
Sea Cider White Peach 4%


Church St/Kings Head St 1100-2300

Humpty Dumpty Nord Atlantic, Elgoods Cambridge, Red Fox  Hunters Gold
Harwich Town: Stone Pier, Leading Lights & EPA

United Services Club

Main Road, behind Community Centre 1100-2300
Entrance is to the left and around the corner!

Brentwood Legacy
Crouch Vale Essex Boys
Hardy & Hanson (GK) Kimberly Ale

No real cider


  1. This information has been compiled with information from the venues. Not all ales/ciders will be available every day and there may be alterations to this list during the Ale Trail. Whilst every effort is made to keep this list up to date, that may not be possible at times.
  2. Venues have the right to refuse admission/service or to alter opening hours.
  3. Venues set their own prices.

Updated: 1830 2 May 2022