The Butcher's Dog Ashley Cross
Poole, BH14 0JX

The Butcher's Dog Ashley Cross
Poole, BH14 0JX

Cask Beers Available

Cask Beers Available

Brew York - Calmer Chameleon

Calmer Chameleon - 3.4%

Calmer Chameleon

Brew York

3.4% abv

£4.50 pt 

The green dream of hyper juicy and resinous hops Columbus, Mosaic, Simcoe and Idaho 7 uniting in a super smashable pale ale.

£4.50 pt 

New Bristol - Bristol Bitter

Bristol Bitter - 4%

Bristol Bitter

New Bristol

4% abv

£4.50 pt 

A very sessionable best bitter, malt driven Bristol beauty. Light to medium body, gold in colour. Hops: Gold and Goldings. Vegan friendly.

£4.50 pt 

Craft Keg Available

Distortion - Sonar

Sonar - 4.6%



4.6% abv

£6.10 pt 

A hazy New England style Pale Ale that uses Nelson Sauvin, Mosaic and Citra hops for a refreshingly smooth beer that finishes with a tropical indulgent juiciness!

£6.10 pt 

Dark Revolution - Thinking Time

Thinking Time - 5.6%

Thinking Time

Dark Revolution

5.6% abv

£6.00 pt 

English IPA - True to style bitterness with a delicious, balanced sweetness from the heavy Vienna malt addition. UK grown Jester and Godiva hops bring grapefruit, tangerine and tropical fruit. Vegan friendly.

£6.00 pt 

New Bristol - Duvet Vous

Duvet Vous - 4.8%

Duvet Vous

New Bristol

4.8% abv

£5.60 pt 

Our New England pale ale is soft, pillowy and hazy with low bitterness. A gorgeous mix of hops makes this incredibly sessionable. Hops: Simcoe, Amarillo and Idaho 7. Vegan friendly.

£5.60 pt 

Northern Monk - A Little Faith

A Little Faith - 4%

A Little Faith

Northern Monk

4% abv

£5.90 pt 

All the juice, citrus and tropical flavour of Faith, but even more sessionable at a lower ABV of 4%.

£5.90 pt 

Dark Revolution - The Vibes

The Vibes - 4.6%

The Vibes

Dark Revolution

4.6% abv

£5.90 pt 

Smooth, wheat forward pale ale. Hopped with American Comet and Cashmere hops to bring delicious pine, resin, grapefruit and melon. Vegan friendly.

£5.90 pt 

Thornbridge - Salted Caramel Lucaria

Salted Caramel Lucaria - 4.5%

Salted Caramel Lucaria


4.5% abv

£5.70 pt 

Another twist on our ice cream porter, Lucaria. Already decadent and flavoursome, now with the addition of sweet salted caramel to the brew, this beer is a sweet tooth's dream!

£5.70 pt 

Howling Hops - Mini Chuck

Mini Chuck - 4%

Mini Chuck

Howling Hops

4% abv

£5.90 pt 

Super Chuck's little parti-gyle sibling. But a lot less attitude from this little fella. He's cute, cuddly, tart and delicate. A thoroughly sessionable sour, co-fermented with Kviek and lactobacilus to produce a fruity funky little gose. Think champagne and fresh strawberries, over and over again. Vegan friendly.

£5.90 pt 

Anspach & Hobday - London Black

London Black - 4.4%

London Black

Anspach & Hobday

4.4% abv

£5.70 pt 

This is our session strength Nitro Porter that takes inspiration from our flagship beer, The Porter. Creamy, smooth and truly sessionable. What better way to create an effortlessly drinkable dark beer than to brew it with nitro. The resulting creaminess and smooth mouthfeel balance perfectly with the subtle roasted notes of coffee and chocolate.

£5.70 pt 

Ciders & Perries Available

Hallets - National Treasure

National Treasure - 5%

National Treasure


5% abv

£4.80 pt 

This is our sweet cider which is made from a blend of cider apples and sweetened by keeved cider. Keeving is a French method of producing very sweet juice and not many cider makers in the UK go to the trouble of doing this. It's what makes our sweet cider special.

£4.80 pt 

Cranborne Chase - Traditional Farmhouse - Medium

Traditional Farmhouse - Medium - 6%

Traditional Farmhouse - Medium

Cranborne Chase

6% abv

£4.50 pt 

A crisp, fruity, easy going cider that leaves you longing for more. Our best all rounder. Made on our family farm from cider apples grown in Dorset and our own orchards.

£4.50 pt 

Sandford Orchards - Devon Mist

Devon Mist - 4.5%

Devon Mist

Sandford Orchards

4.5% abv

£4.50 pt 

Made with plenty of scrumpy soul. Not every cloudy cider has to be a challenge, Devon Mist is a gentle joy. Rich autumnal fruit with a perceptible sparkle and satisfying finish.

£4.50 pt 

Tolchards - Black Rat Vintage

Black Rat Vintage - 6%

Black Rat Vintage


6% abv

£4.60 pt 

A strong dry premium blend cider full of flavour with a clean apple bite.

£4.60 pt 

Cranborne Chase - The Chase

The Chase - 4.5%

The Chase

Cranborne Chase

4.5% abv

£5.20 pt 

A clean crisp light and fruity cider with a long finish. Very refreshing and full of flavour. Made with Dorset’s finest bittersweet and sharp cider apples.

£5.20 pt 

Coming Soon

Full Circle - Repeater

Repeater - 4.2%


Full Circle

4.2% abv

A session IPA, tropical hops, soft and smooth. Well hopped, light and clean but it's dangerously drinkable. A midweek marvel. Vegan friendly.

Brew York - Coney

Coney - 4.5% (keg)

Coney (keg)

Brew York

4.5% abv

Our classic hazy session IPA, generously hopped with Citra, Mosaic and Simcoe, brings strong fruit flavours of citrus, mango and stone fruits. Vegan friendly.

Pressure Drop - Pale Fire

Pale Fire - 4.8% (keg)

Pale Fire (keg)

Pressure Drop

4.8% abv

A modern classic, hopped with Mosaic and Amarillo. Inspired by poolside afternoons amongst the pines.

Verdant - 300 Laps Of Your Garden

300 Laps Of Your Garden - 4.8% (keg)

300 Laps Of Your Garden (keg)


4.8% abv

A massively refreshing Azacca and Mosaic hopped pale with enduring flavours of ripe mango, citrus fruit, and reviving pine notes. A hefty Nelson Sauvin addition turns up the sun with juicy gooseberry and grape flavours. Perfect post-race refreshment.

Verdant - Optical Allusion

Optical Allusion - 4.8% (keg)

Optical Allusion (keg)


4.8% abv

Pale ale packed with El Dorado, Nelson Sauvin and Simcoe. Zippy, crisp and bitter with a huge hop presence overflowing from the glass. Collaboration with Totally Natural Solutions.

Dark Revolution - Mummy Issues

Mummy Issues - 6% (keg)

Mummy Issues (keg)

Dark Revolution

6% abv

What do you get when you cross 8 different malts with dark molasses and cold brew Chai Spiced tea? A deliciously complex yet super smooth stout with orange, cardamom and vanilla. Vegan friendly.

Full Circle - Rotator

Rotator - 5.2% (keg)

Rotator (keg)

Full Circle

5.2% abv

We've transformed Beta into the newest addition to our core range - Rotator. An all-day drinker, Idaho-7 and Citra combine beautifully to pack a juicy tropical and citrus punch that will have you picking a new flavour with each sip. Vegan friendly.

St Ives - Slipway

Slipway - 5% (keg)

Slipway (keg)

St Ives

5% abv

A New England IPA hopped with Simcoe and Idaho 7 giving inviting aromas of layered and complex tropical fruits. Apricot and passion fruit come through with subtle hop spice in the background. A certified juice bomb with a pillowy mouth feel from plenty of oats. Vegan friendly.

Also Available

Foreign Keg

Hacker-Pschorr - Munchner Hell 5.0%


A beer that has been brewed in Munich for centuries. Soft and malty. Helles simply means 'bright' in German.

Lervig - House Party 4.0%


One of Lervig's core beers, big on flavour but super sessionable and a ever present favourite here at The Dog. Best drunk fresh, cold and at The Dog of course!

Weihenstephaner - Hefe Weissbier 5.4%


Founded in 1040, along with having the title of one of the oldest brewery in the world! Brewed in accordance with the German Reinheisgebot (Purity of beer law).

Bitburger - Premium Pils 4.8%


Straw-coloured, crystal-clear and perfectly hopped. Big John's Favourite too!

Flensburger - Lager 4.0%


Lager from the most northern part of Germany, 10 miles from the danish border. Light, Crisp, Low ABV.

Westmalle Dubbel 7.0%

Medium bodied, bitter-chocolaty, dark best.


Wylam - This Aint The Summer Of Love 6.5%

Good mooooooorning Vietnam! This is a big mix of some of the in house favourite hop: Strata, El Dorado and a lil experimental HBC-586, beauty.

Glasshouse - Coastal 5.2%

Even the name just gives you a nice fuzzy feeling, a proper nice pale.

Sureshot - Men With Ven 3.5%

If you get a van Jez we can be men with ... Ven. A delicious dryhopped pale from your favourite Manc brewery.

Sureshot - His Name Is Wodders 5.5%

Woddya know, a stout with Idaho 7, chocolatey coffee and a menagarie (love that word) of malts to give it an easy route down ya throat hole.

Howling Hops - I Said Good Day 4.4%

Experimental hop, bosh. Vista, bosh. Simoe, big bosh. Plenty of flavour in this one with a piney finish to gove it a dank profile with some sweetness for your mouth hole.

Double-Barrelled - Stop The Clock 4.2%

What time is it? Foamy pint time. Stop the clock with this New England with Talus and Citra.

Burnt Mill - Lights On The Shore 4.8%

Getting the great gatsby vibes from this one. Wait for ya bird to come home with a double dry hopped pale and see how good ya feel.

Dark Revolution - Holy Stout 5.6%

Holy what?! Yeah it's winter again so you know a stout is really going to hit the spot. Coffee, Coconut and Vanilla. Its cold but I bet you missed those flavours.

Overtone - Wandering Eye 5.5%

Some proper new world hops in this one. Expect a big piney and juicy mouthfull with every sip and your eyes may wander into the back of your head.

Tartarus - Gretel 8.0%

We had Hansel here too, but you guys drank him or he ran off with someone else? Anyway what was he playing at this Porter is stuffed with Toffee and Caramel so why'd you leave Hansel?

Unity - Mood Music 4.5%

Smooth like Bill Withers voice, velvety like Bobby Vinton and rich like all those soundcloud rappers. A nice ABV of 4.5% makes this versatile like the Beach Boys, rain or shine.

Cloudwater - Midwinter 5.0%

Well we can all agree that the winter is minging. If you prefer it, you are weird. Midwinter sounss quite nice though, probably because it means your half way to summer I assume. Anyway, choccy orange stout? Yeah go on then.

Floc - Smallest Fans 6.4%

Randy Newman sang a song called Short People. Widely misinterperated a lot of his Smallest Fans turned their back on the Artist. This is a IPA to not turn your back on, big tropical juices flowing here!

Bianca Road - Hay-Z 5.5%

Like Hazy. Not Jay-Z

Eight Arch - Dainty 4.8%

Do you guys ever sell Eight Arch beer? Yes!

Left Handed Giant - Organised Nonsense 5.5%

Much like life here sometimes at The Butcher's Dog! Sounds nice though... it's got Apricots and Pineapple in this Sour


Augustiner Brau - Helles 5.2%

Hands down the best Lager you could drink. In the words of Gwen Stefani; "whatcha waitin for"

Ayinger - Kirtabier 4.3%

No Description.

Brouwerji De Halve Maan - Straffe Hendrik Tripel 9.0%

Translates to strong Hendrik, a nod back to the days of the old brewery where the head brewer and his eldest son would name their beer "Henri" or "Hendrick". This isnt a hoover though, its a strong belgian blonde. Much better.

Gluten Free

Magic Rock Brewing - Fantasma 6.5%

No Description.

To Ol - Snubble Juice 4.5%

Very low content of gluten (IPA)

Left Handed Giant - Glalaxy & El Dorado 5.0%

Finding a good Gluten Free Pale is like dicovering a new Galaxy or finding the lost city of El Dorado. A solid tropical pale with pineapple sweetness

Zero Booze

Lervig - No Worries 0.5%

Need a worry free alcohol free beer? We've got you!

Mash Gang - Chug 0.5%

Extra pale ale, absoloutley stacked with hops which makes it a super fluffy easy drinking (hence the name chug) cheers Aussie's!

Mash Gang - Stoop 0.5%

Taking the idea from "80's dad beers" and giving it some TLC to mae a beauty of a pilsner, that has no booze! Real easy to drink and a lovley sweet taste with a classic bite to finish

Rothaus - Tannenzapfle Alkoholfrei 0.5%

Simply a great non-alcoholic German Pils

Mash Gang - Crystal Ammunition 0.5%

A traditional American standard lager brewed and conditioned proper!

Mash Gang - Hawg 0.5%

A generous dose of 6 new world hops. An easy drinking thirst-quenching pale ale.


This beer board is powered by Real Ale Finder.  To get real time notifications from this pub download our customer app.

The Butcher's Dog Ashley Cross is in the East Dorset CAMRA branch area.