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The Bucks Head

££ - £££, British,
Park Lane | Godden Green, Sevenoaks TN15 0JE, England
+44 1732 761330
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“fish and chips” (21 reviews)
“mixed roast” (4 reviews)
“sunday roast” (11 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Park Lane | Godden Green, Sevenoaks TN15 0JE, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Another huge thank you to hosts Carol and Ralph for looking after us yet again at our club HQ the Bucks Head, the perfect country local. Everyone there is always so friendly, a special thanks for the homemade sloe gin. All 12 of us left...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SNGMev
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really good atmosphere in this pub. Near Knole Park, so there are lots of walkers, which makes the pub busy. Need to book a table - especially Sundays. Spitfire beer is a bonus. Staff are very attentive, and although very busy, the food came out...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank sward1917
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

I was taken here for a surprise birthday meal after wanting to go for some time. The food was amazing and very filling. The staff were welcoming and friendly. The pub was quaint and cosy. Will be returning for sure. Top place

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 201malcolmg
Ralph B, Owner at The Bucks Head, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2018

Its lovely that you had a special day with us, thank you for your nice comments. Look forward to your return, regards

Reviewed 2 October 2018

This pub is tucked away in the heart of the country and is full of charm. Very friendly owners with good beer selection and very nice food.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank sward1917
Reviewed 24 September 2018

Great service, good food in a authentic English pub. Spitfire beers. We eat there after visiting Knole [National Trust] at Sevenoaks and we would certainly eat there again.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank John J
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

This is a favourite place to stop for a pint and a snack whilst out dog walking. It’s a short walk from the back of Knole Park and also easily accessible by road from Sevenoaks or Seal. There’s also plenty of parking in the road...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank sennockred
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Hi Ralph Carol Stuart and Maypole A lovely visit as always to your beautiful place. Today was a roasted vegetable tagliatelli for the veggie and mixed grill for me 😉. Both meals were really exquisite .. the ingredients fresh and of highest quality, handled expertly...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Destination650613
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Nice place nice staff. My starter salt and pepper chicken wings were the worst I've ever had, the main slightly redeemed it's self. So just about average pub grub but with sky high prices. No rush to return.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Trevor L
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

When we arrived we were a bit taken back by the lack of parking but we managed to find a space on the road outside. We looked at the pub from the outside and wondered if we had made a right choice. On entering the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank PAH1953
Ralph B, Owner at The Bucks Head, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Thank you for your comments about our pub, sadly our car park is small but usually there is plenty of parking on the road opposite. The day to came it was sunny and the area was very busy with walkers so space was at a...More

Reviewed 22 August 2018

Situated in the lovely remote village of Godden Green this place is a little gem not to be missed. Not only serving Kentish Beer ( Shephards Neame ! ) the food needs to be mentioned especially. Friendly and helpful staff served us great food. Definetely...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Michael S
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Questions & Answers
15 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Ralph B | Property representative |
No sorry we are closed on all mondays, except bank holidays
19 November 2016|
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Response from Ralph B | Property representative |
Yes, we love dogs, we ask that they remain on a lead, if they are grubby from a walk we have a hose and towels and plenty of doggy biscuits and water bowls
Glenn L
18 January 2016|
Response from Ralph B | Property representative |
No sorry but i can recommend local B & B s
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Bar Scene, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Park Lane | Godden Green, Sevenoaks TN15 0JE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Sevenoaks District  >  Sevenoaks
  • Phone Number: +44 1732 761330
  • E-mail
Country pub set in a lovely village setting, serving good beer and excellent pub food. We welcome families of all ages and are very dog friendly. We are closed on Mondays (except bank holidays) We offer Gluten Free and vegetarian options.
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