We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The White Horse

St. James Street, Dover CT16 1QF, England
+44 1304 213066
Review Highlights
White Horse

Popped in here this evening hoping to find some food to discover that the pub had new Landlords who... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2016
Julie E

Have known this pub for a while, but new owners are fabulous. Jules and Stuart are eager, keen and... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2016
Helen W
via mobile
Read all 36 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good44%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
St. James Street, Dover CT16 1QF, England
+44 1304 213066
Write a Review
Reviews (36)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

11 - 20 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 24 September 2016

Popped in here this evening hoping to find some food to discover that the pub had new Landlords who had only been in post since Monday, this was Thursday.They are hoping to make food available as soon as they can. Spent a while looking at...More

3  Thank Julie E
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Have known this pub for a while, but new owners are fabulous. Jules and Stuart are eager, keen and enthusiastic and create a great atmosphere! Am looking forward to my first Sunday Roast there!

2  Thank Helen W
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Passing through from London en route to France with friends, we spotted this old pub near to Dover Castle and were not disappointed! Hungry, we asked if there was food and were told that they were not serving food on a Monday, however the landlord...More

1  Thank Pauly1975
Reviewed 14 August 2015

Entering the tavern with three teenagers in tow was like walking into a bad Hollywood movie. All conversation stopped and every head turned toward us. Uh-oh. The bartender waved us toward a back room for dinner as people continued to stare. A very friendly server...More

2  Thank GrumpyandtheOldLady
Reviewed 17 May 2015

This pub was recommended by our Hotelier & we called on our way back to our room. Great little pub with all walls covered in the names & times of cross channel swimmers. Talking to the landlord it seems to be a tradition that swimmers...More

2  Thank Phil H
Reviewed 2 May 2015

After seeing the TV programme on Dover Castle which featured this pub we thought we could not go home without trying to find it and having a drink. We found the pub with the help of a local shopkeeper and loved it!!. They serve four...More

2  Thank Derryk
Reviewed 18 November 2014 via mobile

I went here last weekend with a friend to have a drink and it was very nice. It is friendly, warm and comfy. The walls have a lot of stories and history to tell. The environment was nice and inviting for a good conversation. Now,...More

2  Thank Joana A
Reviewed 12 November 2014

We stopped by the White Horse Inn for a Guinness to relax for a while after a long walk from the Castle. We received a warm welcome from the bar staff and while we were not going to stay for lunch the food looked good....More

2  Thank Watsonsgotravelling
Reviewed 5 February 2014

Located on the way down from the dover cliffs to the rail station, this typical English pub has a great terrace in the back and a lovely staff serving good old English beer. Very friendly atmosphere and a cosy setting, good place to wash down...More

2  Thank Emre C
Reviewed 7 November 2013

I believe this is a popular locals pub in Dover (and one of the better) but unfortunately the house wine by the glass is a bit poor.

1  Thank Janey M
Nearby Restaurants
The White Horse
259 reviews
.00 miles away
Il Rustico
317 reviews
.21 miles away
Blakes of Dover Restaurant
212 reviews
.12 miles away
Dinos Italian Restaurant
297 reviews
.13 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Dover Castle
4,278 reviews
.28 miles away
Dover Museum
163 reviews
.22 miles away
Western Heights
71 reviews
.37 miles away
Roman Painted House
61 reviews
.25 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The White Horse staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines