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the pub crawler
Maidstone, UK3 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2023 • Friends
Came across this lovely dog friendly pub for a quick pint and ended up staying for hours! A lovely lady greeted me and whilst sitting by the brilliant open fireplace I was tempted with lunch by their pie menu. The chef was down and overheard and kindly gave me all information on the pies and informed me he just finished some freshly homemade steak ones so I gave the Steak and Stilton a try. The chef brought it directly to me he was a lovely lad and clearly very talented because my god was I impressed! It was made from scratch, huge, filling and full of tender steak, best pie I’ve ever tried and I will certainly be back to try another! Thanks to all the staff at the bull for a great experience.
Written 18 January 2023
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Natalie G
18 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Oct 2022 • Family
Food took ages, and wasn't that good. No atmosphere what so ever.
A real shame as it was a lovely old English pub and could be thriving.
Written 22 October 2022
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Richard S
35 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2016
Best place in West Malling for real beer. Great selection & good prices. Always something new to try.

Food is excellent too. Just good quality fresh food. Always good value too.
Written 21 May 2016
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G07
London, UK398 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
We went for a pre-meal drink. The log fire was roaring away creating a nice atmosphere. The pub was busy but we were served quickly and politely. Nice experience.
Written 29 November 2014
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malabarfly
Gravesend, UK1,906 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Firstly I should make it clear that this review and rating is as a pub as we only went in for a couple of drinks, so I cannot comment on the food.

It is a good down-to earth local pub, and as a Freehouse offers a very good selection of ales (Youngs, Harveys, Timothy Taylor plus at least 3 more).

The menu offers a good selection of traditional pub grub (for example, various pies, fish & chips, bangers & mash, Liver & Bacon, Ham, Eggs & Chips etc.) all at reasonable prices, and although we didn’t eat there I would have been happy to have done so.

I thought it the best of the four pubs in the village centre that we visited, but although good it was not sufficiently above the standard (for a drinking pub) of hundreds of others, so I can’t give it any more than an average marking as Trip Advisor doesn’t give a rating for good.
Written 26 August 2014
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Smudgeriooni
Alsager, UK23 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
I didn't have any food there, but as a real ale fan their selection was brilliant and constantly changes.
Very delightful staff and and a very good atmosphere.
Good characteristic pub. Thoroughly recommend
Written 12 April 2014
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kenbaines
Wrotham, UK541 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Went in for the first time in years - it used to be an excellent local serving excellent beer but there was little atmosphere when I went in with unhelpful staff.
Written 13 January 2014
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