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The Malt Shovel

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££ - £££, British,
Station Road, Eynsford DA4 0ER, England
+44 1322 862164
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“liver” (6 reviews)
“ribs” (7 reviews)
“burger” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Station Road, Eynsford DA4 0ER, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went with friends. Two of us had the steak deal, one had fish and chips and the other had rack of ribs. The steak deal was superb value (included a bottle of wine). The chips have to be the best chips I have ever had...More

Thank ngkg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Met some old friends here for lunch and get together, have been before and all my expectations were met. Such a great selection of dishes both full meal or bar food. The lunch was really good and such friendly staff. Very helpful and pleasant, will...More

Thank CommanderE31
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Would love to have had a drink or two here but we were asked to leave before we ordered as they were closing.

Thank Skaman G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here for a roast after a fab day at Eagle Heights. It's a typical country pub which is just what we wanted after being out in the cold! We both has the roast beef. The potatoes and Yorkshire puds were great, however unfortunately the...More

Thank MelPB89
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

It’s a lovely pub in a beautiful village, very nice staff and owners, great British food and reasonably priced too.

Thank Riccardo B
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Myself and my partner stopped here for lunch,was greeted by very pleasant staff,very attentive and helpful,I had exceptional home made burger,with salad and chips,my partner had a large portion of scampi and chips,both enjoyed very much and would return again,would recommend

Thank kevin s
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

If you want a pub that does good honest pub food, this place is for you. It's not pretentious and the food has always been good here when I've been. It's got a nice, relaxed vibe, nice decor. Makes a big show at Halloween with...More

Thank FiFiRumberlow
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

We visit this pub regularly for the tasty food, great beer and relaxed atmosphere. Are experiences are consistently excellent - give it a try - Sunday roasts are superb - as is the 1664!!

Thank Mitchell1960
Reviewed 23 December 2017

We had our pre Christmas walking group lunch at the Malt Shovel in Eynsford. Despite the fact that there were 21 of us, and there was another large group dining in the bar, we were very well catered for and all of us had a...More

Thank JaneDBond
Reviewed 20 December 2017

Been here quite a few times for Sunday Lunch and cannot be faulted Food is wholesome and very well prepared and there is an extensive menu. An added bonus is the large pub car park opposite

Thank John K
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Louise D
26 July 2016|
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Response from The-Browns999 | Reviewed this property |
When we ate here we had a 12, 11, 10 & 9 year old (not all ours!). Staff were absolutely fabulous and very polite to the kids who are (if I do say so myself) well behaved though.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Station Road, Eynsford DA4 0ER, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Sevenoaks District  >  Eynsford
  • Phone Number: +44 1322 862164
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