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The Tyler's Kiln

££ - £££, British,
27 Hackington Road, Tyler Hill, Canterbury CT2 9NE, England
+44 1227 471912
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good19%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fish pie” (25 reviews)
“rice pudding” (9 reviews)
“lamb” (30 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Brew Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
27 Hackington Road, Tyler Hill, Canterbury CT2 9NE, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The food, service, location and atmosphere was outstanding and whilst the restaurant was extremely busy the staff were very attentive, as a family of four we really enjoyed the experience and will be back.

Thank MOR1961
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely delicious Sunday lunch with family. My chicken was moist and tasty, wonderful roast potatoes and home made gravy, Even the veggies were scrummy! Although I did not have a dessert my family all did and each one received rave reviews! We have eaten at...More

Thank Nicola W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited on Saturday evening before seeing a show at the Marlow theatre. Never been before but had read some reviews. The food was delicious I had the Satay chicken salad and my husband had a burger. I cannot fault a thing the service was...More

Thank Caz O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A group of four of us friends have been frequenting restaurants in the Canterbury for ten years now. We have always been complimentary and have enjoyed a wide array of cuisines and styles of service. In essence, we appreciate that most restaurants put customers first...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I visited the restaurant with her two children earlier today. The atmosphere is great and, even though it was quite busy, we were able to get a table straight away. The decor is lovely and the whole place has a chilled, friendly...More

Thank JumpingStarfish
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Good atmosphere and excellent food are the good points, we had fish dishes for mains and really enjoyed them -cod and sea bass respectively and starters and deserts also good. We recommend the cheese board as plentiful and tasty. Sadly this place is let down...More

Thank Trevorkmcc2020
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

We booked at table here for 7 people for Sunday lunch. When we arrived we tried to get the attention of member of staff so we could let them know we had arrived but seemed to be ignored until finally someone acknowledged we were there....More

Thank Rosie K
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Lovely restaurant with friendly staff. Accommodating for families. Offers a massive choice of food, also nice for just a quiet drink at the bar. Lovely “kiln” fireplace for the cold days/nights when in need of a cosy evening. Highly recommended but could look at improving...More

Thank Chazu1234
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely meal in there beautiful garden last night, great service lovely the young lady who waited on us outside was very attentive especially with a busy garden & lots to do! Food was lovely & my rhubarb G&T with strawberries & raspberries was...More

Thank Sian C
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Had their rump steak which was a “special”. The steak itself was ok, seemed slightly tough but it was medium. The accompanying baked mushroom with cheese was nice and the chips were crispy. Reasonable meal. There was a gin menu which sounded interesting for those...More

Thank yss97
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David N
13 August 2016|
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Response from Emjtbex | Reviewed this property |
Have a look on the website - there's an example menu
9 January 2016|
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Response from Sandie W | Reviewed this property |
No, had to back into a space, that's fine but we were on a busy main road. Not easy. I think there were 6 parking bays. There was notice of parking, I think it said next door.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Brew Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:30
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Hackington Road, Tyler Hill, Canterbury CT2 9NE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury  >  Tyler Hill
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 471912
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Expect a warm welcome and a comfortable, relaxing environment where you can meet friends, enjoy traditional home cooked food and choose from an excellent selection of wines, beers, spirits, cocktails, teas & coffees. We are passionate about bringing a real sense of community to the village. Combining good food, good drink and good company.
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