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The Bishops Finger

££ - £££, British,
13 St Dunstan's Street, Canterbury CT2 8BN, England
+44 1227 768915
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good48%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“the pub” (17 reviews)
“great beer” (6 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub
££ - £££
13 St Dunstan's Street, Canterbury CT2 8BN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Docked two points for miserable Kethup portions. Asked for ketchup and was given a thimble full to share between two, but gave us a massive bottle of mustard. Food was nice though, 2 burgers and chips and two pints came to £31. Comfortable pub and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank chelseaf955
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a few beers here one evening and loved the atmosphere. The beer was Bishops Finger and it was delicious. Lovely pub!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LadyBeeTravel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So I had the loveliest evening at the Bishop last night - the place is very relaxed and chilled it looks like a small bar but it’s actually quite roomy - my barman was Dan - he made me my first French Martini / there’s...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 692heleno
Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

Went into the Bishops finger to watch the champions league on the TV and i had a great evening the locals were friendly and knowledgeable about there football and the spitfire lager was very good,tried a burger as well and it was decent enough. All...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank NorthStar823932
Reviewed 27 October 2018

Great pub for footie and a few pints , close to town , good value, real ale, good choice of crisps and nuts .also nice beer garden at the back .

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank julesroland
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

We visited for a pint and while there watched golf on the television. The service was superb. The next day we dropped by for a pub lunch. The food was fine and, once again, the service was superior.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank nmeadwyer
Reviewed 28 September 2018

This was the first pub we spotted when walking into the centre from Canterbury West train station, and it looked so inviting that we decided to pop in – especially when we saw that there was a beer garden out the back. The medieval-looking frontage...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank IndigoStar79
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Good range of beers and wholesome food. Great fun and very central. Good for people watchinh. Some colourfully decorated students tgere

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank steven j
Reviewed 15 August 2018

I was here whilst in Canterbury the staff were friendly and polite, Also the pub was very clean and well presented although I didn't eat anything the food passing me looked delicious

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Eddie020173
Reviewed 4 August 2018

I’ve visited this pub a few times and not had a bad pint of real ale. The pub also has many of the sporting events on tv’s scattered around the pub and also in the garden out the back. For large football matches, including the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Chenoaks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 St Dunstan's Street, Canterbury CT2 8BN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 768915
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