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The Duck Inn

) #1 of 1 Restaurants in Pett Bottom ££ - £££ , British,
Pett Bottom Road, Pett Bottom, Canterbury CT4 5PB, England
+44 1227 830354
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“duck” (95 reviews)
“scotch egg” (12 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Pett Bottom Road, Pett Bottom, Canterbury CT4 5PB, England
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11 - 20 of 290 reviews

Reviewed 24 April 2017

Only half the restaurant open on Sat night!Meal just not top notch or as good as it was.staff average but not very friendly chef appeared and couldn't seem to look or say anything to anyone.My haddock was over powering and salty my wife's slow cooked...More

Thank jeremy574
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Four professional male friends booked and dined at The Duck yesterday evening. What a disappointment! The Barman who doubled up as our waiter had real attitude. Not friendly or welcoming - why I wonder? The food was at best ok but not the quality we...More

Thank andrewje2016
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Travelled some way to eat here after telephoning to ensure they were open. The road was narrow, long and seemed to be never ending. We arrived about 20 minutes after it opened and there were two people sat at a table we asked for a...More

1  Thank brenda b
Reviewed 13 April 2017

As one of two seventy year old lady walkers, we arrived at the pub after a 5 mile walk hoping to get a drink and a snack. We were refused food as we had not booked(all the tables were not occupied) and although soup was...More

1  Thank Patricia W
Reviewed 31 March 2017

this is a delightful quaint and totally delicious place for sunday lunch the food is amazing and the service charming

Thank Lickyluckyboy
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Amazing service for what is essentially a pub. Food wouldn't have looked out of place in a high end expensive restaurant. Brilliant, friendly customer service. Would very readily recommend to anyone.

Thank barham1998
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Went with friends for Sunday lunch and very pleasantly surprised. Staff v pleasant, service good. We all had roasties. Meat was beautiful, presentation good, portions not huge must be honest, but i suppose only slight criticism would be being vegetable lovers, one half of a...More

Thank Heather M
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Excellent home cooked food of very high quality. Difficult to find but well worth taking the trouble. We live in France but will definitely visit again when next on holiday in Kent.

Thank AnndeChallex
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

We visited the Duck Inn for a friends birthday. We were a group of 16 the staff coped extremely well with our large group and the already full pub. The pub was very warm and welcoming and the staff were very friendly and attentive. The...More

Thank lgriggs81
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Found this little gem of a pub almost by accident. I remember a work colleague mentioning it but never followed the recommendation up. Turn off at Lower Hadres and follow the road to Petts Bottom. I took the dogs with a view to finding a...More

3  Thank Sheila P
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Questions & Answers
2 February 2017|
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Response from Alison L | Reviewed this property |
I didn't use Amex. There were several children in the restaurant but as I didn't have any with me I can't confirm if there was a children's menu.
9 March 2015|
Response from Nick M | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Nick march is our current head chef
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pett Bottom Road, Pett Bottom, Canterbury CT4 5PB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury  >  Pett Bottom
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 830354
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