CAMRA Good Beer Guide

CAMRA Good Beer Guide


The Good Beer Guide app is a service to help you find pubs in the UK that consistently serve cask conditioned real ale in good condition, as well as provide information about breweries and beers using information from the Good Beer Guide, UK's best-selling, independent guide to great beer and great pubs. With full reviews of 4,500 top pubs throughout the UK, as well as details of every real-ale brewery and their regular beers, the Good Beer Guide is published annually by the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) and now in its 40th year.

This is a free app with an optional annual subscription of £4.99 per year. Without a subscription the app will have limited functionality allowing you to find the nearest pub and brewery to you.

By signing into your account, the subscription features of app can be used on more than one device, and cross-platform, without additional cost. (so long as the app is installed on all devices).

The Good Beer Guide is created through the work of thousands of volunteer CAMRA members resulting in an annual publication containing the top 4500 pubs that consistently serve well conditioned real ale.

Simple to use, Good Beer Guide Mobile for iPhone offers the following features:

Complete entries for over 4,500 independently-selected urban and rural pubs, giving details of beer, food, opening hours, accommodation, transport links, pub history, disabled access, facilities for families and more. The entire content of the pubs and brewery sections of the Good Beer Guide 2013 book is included in the subscribed version.

Fully independent pub reviews, written by local CAMRA members.

Unique tasting notes for regular beers, written by trained CAMRA tasting panels. Any regular beers served at a pub have the full tasting notes about that beer.

All the information is in the app so there is no need to be online when you search for a pub or brewery. You only need to be online to download updates or search from an address / postcode.

The My Guide feature makes it easy to keep tasting notes, favorites, visited pubs, or your own review of the pub. Save your favourite pubs in My Guide, so you can quickly go back to them later.

Search from your current location, a postcode, place name or London tube station.

Interactive maps within the app help you find your way. Launch the full Maps application to get step by step directions.

Changes to pubs that are reported to CAMRA between editions are automatically updated in the app.

In this update, all customers who bought an edition of the Good Beer Guide Mobile before September 2012, can view the 2012 Legacy Edition. This will work even if you don’t have a subscription to the current Guide. When you activate the Legacy Edition; Favourites,Visited Pubs and Comments from the 2012 Edition will be retrieved.
Older Editions may be made available in a future version together with Favourites,Visited Pubs and Comments for each edition, providing that the app has not been uninstalled since.

This version requires Android 2.3 'Gingerbread' or higher. Most handsets from 2010 or later can be upgraded to 2.3 (including Galaxy S). Updates were pushed over the air by most operators to phones in 2011. Check the Android settings to see if an upgrade is available.

Good Beer Guide Mobile for iPhone is developed and published by Greenius Mobile.

Copyright © 2009-2015 Campaign for Real Ale Limited and Greenius Limited.

Recent changes:
Breweries are included in searches.

Improvements to user interface.

Updated pub/brewery information.

Android Backup Manager should transfer account settings and My Guide when you reinstall or upgrade to a new Android phone/tablet.
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About CAMRA Good Beer Guide
The Good Beer Guide app is a service to help you find pubs in the UK that consistently serve cask conditioned real ale in good condition, as well as provide information about breweries and beers using information from the Good Beer Guide, UK's best-selling, independent guide to great beer and great pubs. With full reviews of 4,500 top pubs throughout the UK, as well as details of every real-ale brewery and their regular beers, the Good Beer Guide is published annually by the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) and now in its 40th year.

This is a free app with an optional annual subscription of £4.99 per year. Without a subscription the app will have limited functionality allowing you to find the nearest pub and brewery to you.

By signing into your account, the subscription features of app can be used on more than one device, and cross-platform, without additional cost. (so long as the app is installed on all devices).

The Good Beer Guide is created through the work of thousands of volunteer CAMRA members resulting in an annual publication containing the top 4500 pubs that consistently serve well conditioned real ale.

Simple to use, Good Beer Guide Mobile for iPhone offers the following features:

Complete entries for over 4,500 independently-selected urban and rural pubs, giving details of beer, food, opening hours, accommodation, transport links, pub history, disabled access, facilities for families and more. The entire content of the pubs and brewery sections of the Good Beer Guide 2013 book is included in the subscribed version.

Fully independent pub reviews, written by local CAMRA members.

Unique tasting notes for regular beers, written by trained CAMRA tasting panels. Any regular beers served at a pub have the full tasting notes about that beer.

All the information is in the app so there is no need to be online when you search for a pub or brewery. You only need to be online to download updates or search from an address / postcode.

The My Guide feature makes it easy to keep tasting notes, favorites, visited pubs, or your own review of the pub. Save your favourite pubs in My Guide, so you can quickly go back to them later.

Search from your current location, a postcode, place name or London tube station.

Interactive maps within the app help you find your way. Launch the full Maps application to get step by step directions.

Changes to pubs that are reported to CAMRA between editions are automatically updated in the app.

In this update, all customers who bought an edition of the Good Beer Guide Mobile before September 2012, can view the 2012 Legacy Edition. This will work even if you don’t have a subscription to the current Guide. When you activate the Legacy Edition; Favourites,Visited Pubs and Comments from the 2012 Edition will be retrieved.
Older Editions may be made available in a future version together with Favourites,Visited Pubs and Comments for each edition, providing that the app has not been uninstalled since.

This version requires Android 2.3 'Gingerbread' or higher. Most handsets from 2010 or later can be upgraded to 2.3 (including Galaxy S). Updates were pushed over the air by most operators to phones in 2011. Check the Android settings to see if an upgrade is available.

Good Beer Guide Mobile for iPhone is developed and published by Greenius Mobile.

Copyright © 2009-2015 Campaign for Real Ale Limited and Greenius Limited.

Recent changes:
Breweries are included in searches.

Improvements to user interface.

Updated pub/brewery information.

Android Backup Manager should transfer account settings and My Guide when you reinstall or upgrade to a new Android phone/tablet.

User reviews of CAMRA Good Beer Guide
Good app - better selection of pubs than the Cask Marque app. Can now install to SD card, so my main objection has now been removed.
Sep 21, 2010
Android Market Comments
A Google User
May 6, 2015
Good Beer Guide Excellent application when travelling. Check on local pubs & breweries.
A Google User
Apr 15, 2015
Support....what support? How do I get access to my account settings and My Guide after upgrading my phone? In the App Store it says: "Android Backup Manager should transfer account settings and My Guide when you reinstall or upgrade to a new Android phone/tablet" The native Android 'copy to new phone' using NFC did not do this. Which Android Backup Manager is being referred to, as there are so many? I have emailed support twice regarding this with no reply! Not impressed with the Greenius' non support! I HAVE CONTACTED THEM TWICE MORE - STILL NO ANSWER !!! UPDATE. Eventually I received a communication from Greenius, most of which is in their reply below, however this still does not solve my problem. I WAS using the same Google account, 'Back up my data' and 'Automatic Restore' WERE both ticked. The data was NOT transferred. The phones are both Samsung Galaxys. S3 to S5. The last statement in Greenius's reply to me says it all: 'If you have already done this and the information is lost, I'm afraid that we can't do anything to help you.' Why does the app not store 'My Guide' data in a seperate file on the phone/SD card as other apps do? That would be the sensible solution! Very Disappointed!
A Google User
Apr 11, 2015
Free version is almost worthless Almost all useful information is subscriber only.
A Google User
Apr 9, 2015
Needs a more beer-centred interface This is the Good BEER Guide (not the Good Pub Guide - the paper edition was/is good for both) but it has very little support for beer-related interactions. It would be good to write notes against beers, and especially to be able to search on beer name, and on beer type.
A Google User
Mar 30, 2015
Didnt like it. Hate apps asking me to turn on location services.I deleted it.
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