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Kings Head

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Bar, British, Pub
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High Street | TN12 0AR, Staplehurst TN12 0AR, England
+44 1580 891231
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Kent, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in a couple weeks ago, for an 'ad lib' 'pub grub' lunch. I cannot fault any point of our visit, drinks were served at the bar promptly and nicely chilled, thinking we would like a sandwich for lunch we browsed the menu and settled upon scampi and chips and gammon and chips, I asked for half salad half... More 

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Waited over an hour for a simple lunch order. Food was poor to say the least.would not recommend or return.

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1 Thank mrjenkins2017
Southend-on-Sea, England
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We (family and me) decided to visit here for late lunch on a Saturday. 1st impressions were good. Lovely building, looked pleasant inside and we were seated straight away. Sadly, this was where the positives ended. Initially, we were given the impression we would be served in a timely manner as we placed our order prior to a large table... More 

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3 Thank David W
Aylesford, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Called in on our way home. Warmly greeted by Tracey even though she was in the middle of her own lunch. Food was homecooked and very flavoursome. My husband went for the lasagne, it was delicious. Wish I had a pub like this near to where I live. Would definitely go back if in the area again.

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Thank Angela G
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

A great local on a budget. No Thrills but Good Value for Money, Food selection is good- I would recommend the Fajitas Food was Hot and tasty Ample Parking Nice bar to restaurant separation Often 2 for £14 meal deals etc

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1 Thank Craig W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

I don't have an account as i personally dont bother reviewing places but this was a must. We visited on 18th Dec for a meal, it was a very busy day to have gone in, however I cannot express how lovely it was, old beams open fires makes for a beautiful place. There was a large group of us and... More 

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Thank sandywill73
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73 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

We came here with friends, as it was their local. We had a very good lunch and the atmosphere was warm and welcoming, also dog friendly.

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Thank ELEANOR T
West Malling, United Kingdom
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82 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

It is what it is - the only remaining pub in Staplehurst and the last of at least 5 others that I can remember all now sadly closed. It is warm and cosy and offers a welcoming reception with a good range of beers and a surprisingly extensive menu but which seems to comprise a lot of pre cooked or... More 

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Thank Nigel W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Food is amazing and the owners are so respectful and caring for all your needs great staff keep it up

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Thank darren p
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

I came here for lunch with my friend, service was poor and slow and table was dirty. My friends order came out wrong due to waitress/barman lack of communication. My fajitas were ridiculously spicy I couldn't even eat more than one even without jalapeños! My friend asked for more BBQ sauce with her chicken and by the time the waitress... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street | TN12 0AR, Staplehurst TN12 0AR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Staplehurst
  • Phone Number: +44 1580 891231

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?