The New Inn

Premium real ales served in beautiful surroundings, right in the heart of historic Canterbury.

CAMRA District Pub of the Year

GOLD 2017 & 2018


 GOLD 2022

CAMRA’s Good Beer Guide

5-star rating

 open as usual

I am thrilled that we are now open inside and outside in the garden for all our lovely customers. we have capacity for 60 outside and 40 inside, with social distancing. opening hours will be  monday to thursday 12pm – 3.00pm, and 5.30pm – 11.30pm ,  friday and saturday, 12pm –, and sunday 12pm – 11.30pm. you may come through the pub, or enter via the garden. From the 19th july we will return to service at the bar only. staff and customers are no longer required to wear masks.

we are so looking forward to seeing everyone!

– On the pumps will be –

Craft Beer Man: Orange Pale Ale: 4 %

Orange Pale Ale has been created for those seeking an easy drinking pale ale with a refreshing citrus hit.

Showcasing the exciting Mandarina Bavaria hop, CBM2 provides a thirst quenching punch of orange and a gentle twist of hops.

Perfect for hot summer days or whiling away the winter, dreaming of warmer climates.

musket: Fife & drum 3.8%

A Golden Ale which produces tantalising tastes and aromas of spice, honey, marmalade, floral and the merest hint of wild blackcurrant

musket: Ball Puller 4%

The epitome of a premier Kentish Bitter. Admire its captivating colour, before the aroma of finest hops entices you to savour the smoothness and lingering aftertaste, leaving you wanting more of this most excellent beer!

hopfuzz: martello 4.4%

.Brewed with the fruitiest cascade hops and rich caramel malts, this light bodied and sweet tasting ale has become the backbone of our range.





gadds: no.3 5.2%

Fresh, hoppy, clean and bitter. The true taste of East Kent, this pale ale is brewed simply with pale malt and Goldings hops 

– Resting in the cellar – 


High Diver: 4.8% (Sparkling)

Craftsman: 4.8% (Still)

Forager 4% (Sparkling berry)

All In 7% (Still)

Vintage Pip 5.8% (Still)


Cherry Moon: 6% (Still)

Lunatickle : 6% (Still)


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Visit us or get in touch:

19 Havelock Street
Canterbury, CT1 1NP
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(01227) 464584