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Blackthorn Garden Restaurant

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St Andrew's Road | Barming, Maidstone ME16 9AN, England
+44 1622 722219
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  • Average8%
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“soup” (2 reviews)
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St Andrew's Road | Barming, Maidstone ME16 9AN, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great little restaurant run by volunteers using produce grown in the local gardens. 1 starter/main served a day plus a soup option. If you are lucky enough to be there when they have the pizza wood burner going it it literally the most delicious pizza...More

Thank Rachel L
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Love that you can eat so well and healthily at the same time . A real haven of peace . Not a huge menu ,so be brave and embrace what’s on the daily meal selection as a non veggie, I’m always impressed . Lovely fresh...More

Thank Mammamia47
Reviewed 7 October 2017

This truly must the ultimate hidden gem. Why have we not found this wonderful place before now? Places like this are needed all around the country but sadly this is the first we have found. We were shown it on Wednesday and we were so...More

3  Thank Michael T
Reviewed 2 July 2017

The food is prepared on site fresh everyday. Many of the ingredients are grown in the garden. The charity support people going through difficult times and gives space to allow healing to happen. You will find the atmosphere very relaxing and calm. There is also...More

1  Thank Zoe M
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Popped in for lunch on my birthday and the food was all so fresh and delicious, vegan options were great (huge portions and very filling) and the garden and restaurant were all very calming. The mint and chilli tea delivers quite a punch! Lucky to...More

2  Thank Lu S
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Lovely home cooked food made by volunteers at the charity. Portions are good and the food is lovely. I recommend the hot meals rather than the sandwiches; I think they are much better value for money. It can get very busy in the cafe, I...More

1  Thank charlielouise23
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Wonderful healthy food... All made and cooked on site. Very friendly helpful staff. Quiet and not rushed Had lunch and tea and cakes both really worth a visit

1  Thank 394lindan
Reviewed 27 January 2016 via mobile

Very good food served and varied menu. I have never been to a vegetarian restaurant but I was surprised . surrounding the restaurant lovely gardens to look around. The art work around the restaurant was of good quality

1  Thank Jessica O
Reviewed 16 January 2016

This is part of a charity and deserves everyone's support --not for the cause -for the excellent food/service/surroundings and price. Go--you won't be sorry you did

1  Thank eric h
Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

Took family for a quick lunch. Good food. Left happy. Polite service. Very pleased. Hidden away. Wouldn't know it was there which is a shame

1  Thank lampard1988
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  • Address: St Andrew's Road | Barming, Maidstone ME16 9AN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Maidstone
  • Phone Number: +44 1622 722219
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