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The Walnut Tree

657 Loose Road | Loose, Maidstone, Maidstone ME15 9UX, England
+44 1622 743493
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (3 reviews)
“homemade pies” (2 reviews)
“mash” (2 reviews)
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657 Loose Road | Loose, Maidstone, Maidstone ME15 9UX, England
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Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Visited for a family Sunday lunch. How lovely! Good home cooked food, a warm and friendly welcome just sorry that we couldn’t stay to listen to the singer in the garden. Will definitely visit again!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank beccamac
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Genuine home cooked food, tasty, wholesome and very good value. Friendly surroundings and bar staff, a good range of beers and lagers. The landlords will always go the extra mile to accommodate . Children and dog friendly.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank thebioz
Reviewed 5 June 2018

This lovely pub is our local which we enjoy lots of fun and laughter with great friends we've made over the last year. We decided to try the lunchtime menu yesterday and it was really a lovely meal. Carols home made pies were delicious and...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank francismargaret
Carole C, Manager at The Walnut Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

Thank you for your kind comments

Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

This is one of our locals but haven’t been there in awhile. Me and my husband went for a walk on a cold snowy day. Decided to pop in for a quick brandy. Sat by the fire, was a wonderful atmosphere. Manager was kind and...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Karen B
Carole C, Manager at The Walnut Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2018

Thank you for your kind words. Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

I stopped here today for a lovely afternoon lunch after a 2 hour walk. The lovely owners were very welcoming and friendly. They made so much of an impact infact that my friends 3 year old gave the lady a cuddle to say goodbye. We...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Nar29
Carole C, Manager at The Walnut Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words. It was a pleasure to serve you and your impeccably behaved little one and doggie.

Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Visited the pub last night which was full of festive fun, lots of locals enjoying the friendly atmosphere.Cliff and Carole were so welcoming, nothing too much trouble and they even went the extra mile and got me my very own pink Prosecco chilled on ice.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank MariaHelenM1
Carole C, Manager at The Walnut Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

our pleasure as always!

Reviewed 26 September 2017

Service is great, bar staff very friendly, efficient & attentive. Food tastes lovely. The portions are the smallest i have ever encountered. A small child would require a snack after. An adult needs to go elsewhere to eat after. Do not order mash potato as...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank romanempire2010
Carole C, Manager at The Walnut Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Hi This post had been missed by us and our apologies. We will take on board all of your comments and are in the process of re-vamping our menu.

Reviewed 13 December 2016

Visited The Walnut Tree Loose for a Christmas lunch with our Book Club. Priced at under £11 we were amazed at the quality of the food and the excellent service from the staff. One of our party needed gluten free food which is often a...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Brian S
Carole C, Manager at The Walnut Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

This post had been missed by us, for which we apologise. It was a great pleasure.

Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Nine of us enjoyed a lovely Christmas lunch today. The food was good and there was plenty of it. The meal was good value. The staff were friendly and were happy to do a special meal for one of our members specific diet. Will definitely...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Anne N
Reviewed 22 November 2016

What a great menu with home cooking and very good prices. Good selection of beers and friendly atmosphere. Will come again.

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Lizald5
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$9
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Television, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
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: 657 Loose Road | Loose, Maidstone, Maidstone ME15 9UX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Maidstone
  • Phone Number: +44 1622 743493
Selection of 3 ales/3 lagers/cider/Guinness on draught, plus full selection of bottled beers/ciders, soft drinks, wines, spirits. Home cooked food (pies, curries, chilli, home made burgers, etc) served 12-2 most days (please ring to book) in small friendly pub. Parking at the side of the pub in Walnut Tree Lane. Free wifi. Large and sunny rear garden (young children welcome during the day only). Dog friendly. Regular Jamming, Karaoke, charity Quiz and bands/singers, especially in the garden in the summer. SKY and BT Sport available at all times. Registered as an "Asset to the Community" pub.
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