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The Woolpack Inn

££ - £££, British,
Benover Road | Benover, Maidstone ME18 6AS, England
+44 1892 730356
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (7 reviews)
“cod and chips” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Benover Road | Benover, Maidstone ME18 6AS, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This old country pub with coal fires and oak beams has a lovely cosy atmosphere. Food is great, reasonably priced, cooked fresh and plenty of it. Staff are friendly and helpful.we will definitely return.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Hooch2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a gorgeous old beamed country pub with fires roaring in the winter and a good selection of pub grub well Cooked. Authentic and charming.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jessica C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice local pub. Strongly recommend especially during the summer as the garden is lovely. Child friendly.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank A R
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Good varied menu at reasonable prices. My starter was a baked camembert and my husband had warm goats cheese on toast. We each had a seafood basket for main which consisted of scampi,whitebait, mackerel pate, tempura prawns with salad and chips. This was very large...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Suzy1Kent
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

The staff were really friendly and the food was delicious. Generous portions and fab service. Very pretty country pub, will defo come again and recommend

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank sianamy2018
Reviewed 25 July 2018

We returned to the Woolpack after 7 years, almost by accident while avoiding roadworks. I fancied something without chips and was pleasantly surprised that they had lambs liver and bacon with mash, peas and onion gravy, really nice. The Missus had Cajun salmon with pilau...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank davelanders2017
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

We eat here a lot and it’s always a generous portion of good traditional English pub food, it can be very busy so best to book in advance to avoid disappointment. The garden is great for the children to run around in and the pub...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank EmmaC2363
Reviewed 16 June 2018

A perfect end to a pleasant trip out in the Kent countryside. We were greeted warmly and made to feel welcome.The pub was brimming with atmosphere and is a typical olde worlde example of a Kentish pub. The food and service was very good.

Date of visit: June 2018
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Proper pub, we got there at just after 2 pm and they very kindly kept the kitchen staff there to serve us lunch. The boys in the group loved the proper beer on tap. We sat in lovely garden and enjoyed our meal. The pie...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank 820katiee
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

I had cheeseburger and chips and salad my husband had sausage mash onions and peas great service very clean. Great portion sizes excellent food will definitely visit again.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Christine W
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Questions & Answers
26 October 2015|
Response from Poppy C |
It's a very old building and so is very difficult to manoeuvre around. The staff are very friendly so I'm sure they'll be pleased to answer your questions if you call them
Shirley M
19 May 2015|
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Response from Poppy C |
The food is good pub food in large portions served in a pleasant ambience
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Benover Road | Benover, Maidstone ME18 6AS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Maidstone
  • Phone Number: +44 1892 730356
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