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Blue Anchor Pub & Restaurant

££ - £££, British
Bridge Road | Brabourne Lees, Ashford TN25 6QQ, England
+44 1303 812223
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good36%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“crepes” (3 reviews)
“moules” (2 reviews)
“steak” (4 reviews)
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Pub, British
££ - £££
Bridge Road | Brabourne Lees, Ashford TN25 6QQ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I teally like this small and cozy pub and restaurant. Lots of locals plus passer bys. We had some lunch whisch was really nice with above average portion sizes.

Thank Garry B
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Both my wife and I had a "let's not bother cooking" moment after two full days at work and having seen that "the anchor" had started a burger bar in the village directory we decided to walk to the pub. Nice welcome and lovely pint...More

Thank warpspeednow
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Love this pub. We are landlord and landlady of Woolpack just up the road. Had a rare evening out, great steak, lovely atmosphere highly recommend it.

Thank David C
Reviewed 10 August 2017

A super little country pub with Superb food , consistently good beer and great service. Always a friendly welcome.

Thank rocketeerer
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Thoroughly recommended for a great meal at a great price in a really quaint little restaurant. Avery good value fixed price menu is available alongside an A la Carte that is also reasonably priced.

Thank Wretchedheathen
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We live a few minutes walk from this friendly local pub that just happens to have its own superb chef as well as an acceptable range of beers. We eat here every month or so and the food and service cannot be faulted, but be...More

Thank Julian B
Reviewed 12 June 2017

My wife and I visit this lovely pub regularly, most often at lunch times, to enjoy a meal of good food accompanied by excellent ales. This weekend we visited again for the same, this time with friends, and although the food and drinks were as...More

Thank Alan A
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Surprise yourself and eat here. This is a real locals pub, where there is barely standing room at the bar at weekends. Yet the food is superb French cuisine. Incongruous but true.

Thank collideorscape
Reviewed 10 December 2016

we visit here regularly for dinner in the evening, staff are always friendly and the food is always good, particularly the sea food crepes

Thank KentJulieb
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

This small pub restaurant with a French themed menu serves delicious food time and again. The menu is a little limited but still provides sufficient variation and the set menu of 3 courses for £20 represents excellent value. The steak is particularly good. Staff are...More

Thank Jimmy_Lemon
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Pub, British
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bridge Road | Brabourne Lees, Ashford TN25 6QQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Ashford
  • Phone Number: +44 1303 812223
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