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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Drinks
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a last minute booking as our initial hotel was undergoing major building works. The staff were exceptional, always smiling and attentive. We couldn’t have wished for better staff even in a more upmarket hotel. The breakfast was superb (don’t order the full English...More

Date of visit: September 2021
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very disappointed with our experience. Myself and my partner booked a table for our anniversary expecting a lovely night. Our waiter was blunt and a little rude, told us to hurry up ordering. My partner has a nut allergy, so we ordered the baked Camembert...More

Date of visit: September 2021
Helpful?4  
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This pub has a wonderful location by the river. Service was quick but we only ordered chips and drinks. Excellent,quick, polite service. Unfortunately won't be rushing back due to the constant music playing. It's either a band or mixed music. So loud when sitting outside...More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for a lunch, we arrived one time but waited 1 hour 10 mins for one course. The food was ok but garlic bread cold and hard which was disputed by a young staff member. Ordered puds and cancelled the order after waiting for 35...More

Date of visit: August 2021
Helpful?4  
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Atrocious service. Inattentive staff, far too junior, untrained and just simply could not organize a piss up in a brewery. Shepherd Neame need to get a grip of this place. Cold, inedible food and over priced. Just avoid go to The Gate at Boyden Gate....More

Date of visit: August 2021
Helpful?6  
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a meal inside which we had no complaints. Food was nice and staff were attentive. However, as we were leaving we ordered ice creams from the hut in the garden (there were no prices displayed) asking the lad behind counter how much. He...More

Date of visit: August 2021
Helpful?4  
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for lunch with my daughter and son after kayaking from the adjacent picnic area. Entrance is through the garden where a member of staff directs you to a table. We sat on the terrace overlooking the river. You have to order food and drinks...More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After contact the grove ferry inn we was informed food would be served until 5 pm! We arrived at 4:20 and after being stuck in queue at bar until 4:45 we was then informed by staff that food was not bing served after 4:45 Found...More

Date of visit: August 2021
Helpful?4  
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the moment we arrived at the Grove Ferry Inn, the team of staff there made it an excellent visit. We were a large group of 30+ including children. Jamie (the manager) and his team were very welcoming and ensured throughout our stay that we...More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Sitting hear now and the food is terrible can’t really say anything else trying to use up letters vvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvv

Date of visit: August 2021
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traceylee777
22 July 2019|
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Response from kimpy1945 | Reviewed this property |
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John Baxter W
12 June 2019|
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Response from Ian W | Reviewed this property |
They do have a function room and possibly two, as they hold weddings. Give them a call they are very approachable.
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Pippa K
21 February 2019|
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Grove Ferry Inn is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 3
  • Service: 3
  • Value: 2.5
  • Atmosphere: 3.5