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The Red Lion

££ - £££, , British
Crockham Lane, Hernhill, Faversham ME13 9TU, England
+44 1227 751207
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good19%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (20 reviews)
“sunday roast” (13 reviews)
“chicken” (12 reviews)
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Gastropub, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Crockham Lane, Hernhill, Faversham ME13 9TU, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Whilst out walking with the dog on a hot day, called in for a drink. Staff very friendly and enjoyed sitting outside. Continued with walk and then decided to return for a meal, so pleased we did. Dogs were made very welsome and given a...More

Thank KJENA66
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a lovely Sunday roast. The pub had a friendly atmosphere and the service from all the staff was excellent, including the singing for the birthdays in the group. Many thanks.

Thank Jo W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to this establishment a few times, however a few years have lapsed to this offering As there was a slight mixed review from fellow munchers at our table I’m going to deal with me only Started with soup. Ginger and broccoli( I...More

Thank Hugh D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took my mum out for lunch to the Red Lion driving through flash floods & torrential rain to get there. Lovely staff, a warm welcome & some nice food.

Thank DavidCowdry
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always a lovely place to go, but doesn't live up to former glories, A very helpful and attentive staff, but a series of mess-ups didn't justify the over-pricing. My wife's tempura duck with Asian salad was volcanically hot, though we had specified it should be...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at local B&B for Weekend Break, booked table in advance for a busy Saturday evening. Absolutely beautiful quaint English country pub with a gastro feel to it. Great food and wine selection. Highly recommended.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a Father’s Day meal.. from the offset felt rushed, crammed onto the end of a table with no means of escape , unless you wanted to ask other group on same table to get up and disturb there meal. Was asked 3 times for...More

Thank Steveemma007
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Two couples had a wonderful evening. Bar staff could have been a little more aware of waiting customers. Very comfortable atmosphere. Lovely welcoming pub. Staff completely themselves - no hint of being ‘corporate-ised’ which was refreshing. Great interior. Food extremely good. Very good dry rose...More

1  Thank CaroleCAT
Reviewed 25 May 2018

I came to this lovely country pub with my family for Sunday lunch. The staff were very welcoming and attentive as soon as we walked in. The menu was varied with plenty of nice-sounding dishes but I had the roast beef. The roast was scrumptious...More

1  Thank teddy123860
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

We visited the Red Lion on the Bank Holiday Sunday as one of the ‘funeral party’ mentioned in a previous poor review.  The weather was very hot and the Red Lion was very busy.  It looked as though everyone had decided to turn out to...More

4  Thank MrsJFlack
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Questions & Answers
6 May 2018|
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Response from Joshua W | Property representative |
Yes. We have a large beer garden with play area.
21 March 2018|
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Response from Joshua W | Property representative |
We can do childrens nuggets, sausages, cod & chips or burger, can also offer child portions of most of our main meals
Viv B
20 February 2018|
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Response from Mrskmp | Reviewed this property |
Yes I’m sure they do
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$34
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:00
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crockham Lane, Hernhill, Faversham ME13 9TU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Faversham  >  Hernhill
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 751207
  • E-mail
A picturesque 14th Century pub situated in a small village near the town of Faversham. Surrounded in history the pub dates back to the 1300's and still contains many original features. The pub offers a selection of traditional english food alongside the frequently changing seasonal specials. Facilities include an upstairs restaurant, availiable for dining or large functions, a front patio overlooking the church and village green and a well established pub garden with many historical features and a large play area for children.
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