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The Potting Shed

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The Potting Shed, a down to earth eating house which has been created in the unusual style of a potting shed with a grass roof and decorated with gardening tools. The big dining room is vaulted with a wooden clad ceiling and opens to our beautiful garden which boasts an amazing outside space and a great kids play area as well as a herb and vegetable garden. Open all day from breakfast to Dinner.
PRICE RANGE
US$13 - US$40
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
European
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Came here with spouse for a Tuesday lunch. The only negative is that strangely the kitchen serves breakfast, but closes at 11 am only to re-open again at noon. We arrived at 11:25 hoping for an early bite, but had to wait until 12 ....More

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

Enjoyed a lovely meal here on Saturday evening for a family birthday. Could not fault the service, very professional and attentive staff who seemed to genuinely care you enjoyed your visit. All meals were well prepared and very tasty. Slightly above average bill but worth...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank KentSunseeker11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food for vegetarians was excellent, with large portions. It was very busy, noisy, though we were served fairly quickly( we booked). The bar is situated within the same space of restaurant. Staff prepare bread etc on a bench on view, which contributes to the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank nanajay2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were a group of 7 including a toddler and a child. We where really pleased to see a toddler size option on the menu (I am yet to see this anywhere else we have been and the meal was still a good size for...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Navigator790388
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've been here three times now and each time have felt it doesn't deliver. The actual place is modern and has a good ambience but the food is very mediocre / not great. The first two times I came a couple of months ago with...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Madamenibs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took my farther in law for birthday lunch, booked online and all ready when arrived. What can I say “great staff” friendly, chatty and very attentive. Great food , cooked and brought to the table when we requested, fantastic food and great atmosphere, thanks for...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank hunsbuns
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant for the first time with friends for Sunday lunch. We were pleasantly surprised when we arrived at how welcoming it appeared. We were early for our table so had a drink in the bar area. When our table was ready we moved...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank gaye39
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent service, lovely food, stylish, traditional restaurant, definitely the best in Kent! Highly recommended to visit!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Iryna B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food excellent, service excellent, reasonable prices, would definitely recommend this place and will be visiting here again soon

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Fiona P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the Potting Shed last night as a belated Valentines celebration. We have been here several times before and the food and service was great as per usual. We both had the boar burger and chips for main and it was delicious. Very...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Sian H
20 October 2017|
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Response from Aline K | Property representative |
Apologies for the late reply. Yes we do at the bar
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fussyrobson
28 January 2017|
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Response from Sally S |
My personal experience at The Potting Shed as Deaf Person with a registered Hearing Dog was very disappointing to say the least. I and my dog were refused entry into the restaurant for breakfast on Bank Holiday Monday. I... More
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