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Very restful and exceptionally good service with out being in your face. Food and ambiance was excellent . Surroundings were exquisite. As I am a vegetarian I find it slightly irritating that in this day and age that the vegetarian option menu isn't given as a matter of course....I had to ask and then wait ten minutes for the vegetarian...

Thank KentMaynard
Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have visited Read's restaurant for evening dinner at least 4 times with every visit being exceptionally good. Yesterday's visit was no different. We visited as a group of six adults of varying age and tastes. On arrival we were greeted and ushered through to the bar where we were served aperitifs. We always order the 7 course taster menu...

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Reviewed 2 November 2016

The booking for a one night stay was simple and easy, made direct with the hotel over the telephone and ensured we got the room we wanted. A suggestion is you may well need to book well in advance to get the room of your choice. The hotel is easy to find being on the A2 (Canterbury Road) and they...

Thank WWTravellerKent
Birchington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We have had both lunch and dinner on many occasions and we also stay in one of the extremely comfortable rooms when we are there for dinner. Macknade Manor, which is what the property is called, is a beautiful Georgian Manor House, set in mature grounds, and tastefully furnished and appointed. There is a lovely restful atmosphere in which to...

Thank John-C2311
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We visited Reads for a birthday meal and opted to have the tasting menu. The whole experience is a taste of luxury, beginning in the lounge where you can enjoy a drink and aperitif whilst you peruse the menu before being lead into the dining room. The tasting menu comprised 9 dishes including appetizers, a main course, cheese board and...

Thank Claire p
Whitstable, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Reeds suggests top quality as soon as you enter the drive and it does not disappoint. An aperitif in the lounge before an amazing choice of fine food cooked buy the great chefs in the kitchen. The service was very very good too. One of the finest restaurants you could visit and don't discount how popular yet exclusive this is....

Thank Barry S
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights with friends. Super rooms. Great base for visiting Canterbury and N Kent coast. Excellent breakfasts. We ate in the restaurant each night. Lovely food and good service. Not cheapest place we have ever stayed but good value for money.

Thank Gordon C
Whitstable, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Had a terrific taster menu meal. Hearty fresh food, wonderful selection, although the chicken liver was a bit strong for me! Fantastic cheese board too. Room was fine with huge bathroom and nice view over patio area. I was left a bit annoyed next morning at breakfast, we sat down and I was asked if I wanted a cooked breakfast...

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Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

I can only start by saying I adore this place. Having returned from another visit I can only say that It never fails to exceed the memory of the first (or subsequent) visit. The rooms are amazing and decadent, and the food is stunning. We started with an aperitif on the terrace Moved into the restaurant for the taster menu...

Thank Clare T
Basildon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 August 2016

We decided on a trip to Kent and a visit to Oare Marsh for our anniversary and to have lunch at Reads something we have been meaning to do for some time. The beautiful old Georgian Manor house was packed with dinners which is always a good sign for what is to come. The whole three course set lunch with...

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Read's Restaurant with Rooms

Address: Macknade Manor Canterbury Road, Faversham ME13 8XE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Faversham
Price Range: £150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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Read's Restaurant With Rooms Faversham, Kent
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“Chestnut room is magnificent. Oh and if you get a chance to try the rhubarb soufflé then it's a must!!”
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