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The only micropub in Birchington

Today's opening hours are 1200-2200(ish) - tomorrow, the Wheel is open at the same times.
Full details of the Opening Hours can be found on the 'About' page - clicking on this line will take you there.

The Wheel is a larger than average micro-pub in Thanet, that sells a myriad of Real Ale, Premium Lager, Cider & Wine. Being somewhat different, The Wheel also offers a small selection of spirits (including Vodka, Dark Rum, Brandy, Port and Gin & Tonic).


Current Brews
Below are the 4 ales that are currently believed to be on offer at the Wheel Alehouse - but remember, some/all of these could have sold-out by the time you get there :-
Isla Vale's Bosun's BestUnique to The Wheel - Isla Vale specially created this ale for The Wheel. And you'll only ever get it in The Wheel Alehouse (Best Bitter 4.2%)
Angels & Demons' A.D.H.MECraft American Pale Ale (5.2%)
Naylor's Brewery's Nirvana IPAIPA (4.7%)
Elland Brewery's Amarillo (4.5%)

There are details of the next beer, the ones to follow and those on delivery below

Aptly for a business located in such a maritime area, the Wheel is a proud sponsor of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution

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RNLI presentation

These pictures show good-old Alan getting an award from the local RNLI.
(Wendy Teale, George Washer, Bob Anstice and Robert Teale - we even have Carl, the Quiz Master, in some of these!).
The Wheel managed to raise the highest RNLI contribution in this area for a year - yet it had only been open for just over six months when it got this award.
The Wheel Alehouse is a proud sponsor of the RNLI - EVERY £2 quiz entry fee is given to the RNLI.

The Next Fermented Beverage
Alan, The Landlord, reliably informs us that his next liquid refreshment on will be:-
Mighty Oak's Yellow SnowGolden, Malty and Fruity (3.8%)

Ale Due On Offer Soon
Alan says that he is expecting this fermented beverage to be available soon:-
Mighty Oak's Silver SmithBlonde Ale (4.6%)

On the Stillage
Admiral Al reliably informs us that this beverage is waiting on the stillage is:-
Mighty Oak's Christmas CarolsRuby Ale (4%)

On Order

We currently have no records of which ale are due to be delivered soon.

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