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The White Horse


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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Groups, Bar Scene

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14th Century Inn set in the heart of historical and picturesque village of Chilham. The White Horse has been used in several film productions and television programmes. The White Horse is set in the main village square opposite Chilham castle. We provide traditional fare, real ales and we also cater for events.
US$5 - US$16
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Bar, British, Pub
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews fajitas burger mixed grill linguine pie sandwiches fish and chips salmon the pub roaring fire bite to eat amazing pub lunch time great beer well worth a visit be visiting again beautiful village
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Reviewed 4 days ago

There are lots of pluses to this very old historic pub..... atmospheric setting in a gorgeous village pub full of character good background music large bar area for drinkers (becoming increasingly rare these days) enthusiastic staff Just a couple of minor niggles..... The fireplace in...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Peter S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Today we ate here for the first time. We had a vegan burger. Seems they do vegan options but you have to ask what they are when you arrive. Today we could choose from a roasted vegetable dish, soup or burger. We chose the vegan...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Ali G
Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely proper pub. Dropped in earlier in the week with my partner on holidays during a wet evening gale and we were made most welcome by the landlord. Really nice to sit in a place where so many people would have discussed life over...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank barroda
Reviewed 1 week ago

We planned to eat here just for the history, but the service and food was great as well. We stopped for lunch after a long walk and enjoyed excellent starters, vegetable soup, and sandwiches, as well as some nice ale and cider. We sat by...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank KC_Adventuring
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I have loved the ambience in this locals pub. Friendly service, good beer and really great pies.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Riculf R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After spending some time in Canterbury we were heading home and stopped to use the car park facilities and happen to check if the pub did vegan options, soon found out that they did so decided to try this for lunch.. We headed in and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Moonstone2001
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped for a pub lunch here after a country walk . The chap behind the bar was friendly and welcoming . However, this lovely ancient pub with open inglenook fire really requires some attention and investment . The menu is pretty uninspiring, both in...More

Date of visit: February 2019
4  Thank Mangewell
Reviewed 10 February 2019 via mobile

When I randomly stumbled upon Chilham looking for a classic English pub, this is where I chose to walk in amongst the two local pubs. I believe that was a VERY right choice. I had an amazing evening there that went above and beyond expectations....More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank denizmumtaz
Reviewed 26 January 2019 via mobile

Enjoyed our short visit to Chilham especially lunch at The White Horse, a quaint English pub with nice food (value for money), friendly staffs (and dog), great service, and top tunes!

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank alfred2019
Reviewed 26 January 2019 via mobile

Came here after a lovely country walk! Had a amazing meal! The staff are lovely, the fire more so and to top it all off, the pub is doggo friendly!

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank G5946VXjasonw
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