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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came for dinner on Friday night and we were offered the fish and chip special which was amazing. Huge portion of fish freshly battered which was crispy and homemade chips were delicious. By far the best fish and chips in town. We will definitely return and would recommend highly.

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Thank Michelle S
Canterbury, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 27 October 2016

Had a family lunch on 23rd Oct 2016, 11 of us. Food was great,great service and very welcoming. All meals came out together, hot, It was great to be able to meet with the chef. Would recomend to all friends and family to try.

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Thank SarahJane1967
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Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Fantastic little pub, the food is definitely a massive step up from what my SO can cook! I can't recommend the fish and chips highly enough. Stayed for two nights, the bedrooms are well kept, clean tidy and no dust to be found anywhere. I would highly recommend to anyone.(in fact I have suggested to my parents already!) Easily walking... More 

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Thank Sam D
Chilham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Great pub , lovely food (especially Friday best fish and chips a round ) stayed for a night , the room was nice and clean , all the staff were friendly, great to stay as its within walking distance of Canterbury and buses near by . Will definitely be staying again

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Thank ka8bcain
berkshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 178 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

I was told by a family member to stay here.. On arrival I was amazingly Surprised.. Lovely and clean. The beds were really comfy Lovely touches as tampax in bathroom.. Great for us women... Very clean.. Breakfast was delicious.. And staff really friendly... And at a real great price too!

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Thank Demented_Em
Dublin, Ireland
1 review
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights with my dad at the weekend. Conveniently located close to shops etc. Mark the owner is a gentleman, an absolute pleasure to deal with. The breakfast and dinner was top notch both days we were there. Lovely place for a few drinks. Got chatting to the regulars who were really friendly. Nice beer garden out... More 

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Thank Steven O
Coventry
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Stayed B&B with my husband for 4 nights in mid May. This is a wonderful traditional pub with so much to enjoy. All the staff were wonderfully welcoming - the breakfasts were fantastic - one evening we had the fish and chips, locally sourced and fresh, superb. Mark, the landlord, works really hard to give us a taste of an... More 

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Thank SueCoventry
Canterbury, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 27 March 2016

Went there today for Sunday dinner. All I can say is excellent. Polite staff, good service and the food was superb. We will definately go back again. Made our family Easter very enjoyable. Would recomend a visit.

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Thank paulkeen335
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Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Came here for a Sunday roast with my partner and it was absolutely delicious!! Different cook, different menu! Proper pub grub at very good prices! I recommend everyone to go and try it for themselves! I will definitely be returning! See you soon.

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Thank chloe2608
Canterbury, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 7 March 2016

Went back to the Kings head after working away for 6 months to find the place had been taken over. So myself and friends went in to see if much had changed and I must say It wasn't pleasant... The appearance of staff was unacceptable for serving to the public and as for the landlord ! Really.... Scruffy appearance and... More 

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Concierge
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Additional Information about The Kings Head

Address: 204 Wincheap, Canterbury CT1 3RY, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Canterbury
Price Range: £71 - £72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“rear rooms are quieter”
 of 5 bubbles paulkeen335, 27 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Pretty quiet all round.”
 of 5 bubbles Steph2nH, 28 May 2015 | Read review
“No road noise in room 1, but did get pub noise.”
 of 5 bubbles Rose187056, 31 Jan 2015 | Read review
“I stayed in Room 1, large comfortable bed and quiet. There is room for 1 car to park on the driveway, suggest that you ask to do this.”
 of 5 bubbles jeffk393, 17 Jan 2015 | Read review
“I am 6 feet tall and room No 1 has a very low ceiling in the shower/toilet area.”
 of 5 bubbles NevB_12, 8 Oct 2013 | Read review
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