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The Bottle House

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££ - £££, British,
Coldharbour Road | Smarts Hill, Penshurst TN11 8ET, England
+44 1892 870306
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“scotch egg” (20 reviews)
“pork belly” (23 reviews)
“burger” (21 reviews)
Closes in 24 min
11:00 - 23:00 Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Coldharbour Road | Smarts Hill, Penshurst TN11 8ET, England
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31 - 40 of 430 reviews

Reviewed 30 March 2018

Brilliant fab food. Couldn't fault the service. Made my 70th birthday family meal really special. And I didn't mind paying for it!!!

Thank Nomiseloc
Reviewed 29 March 2018

The pub is pleasant the food is okay the wine was very good. good location with plenty of exterior seating.

Thank 297denysc
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

A nice pub with a good menu and OK pricing. The food was good. A decent buzz about the place and parking right outside. Service was ok overall, but the man serving our food had a bit of a sneer and behaved like he had...More

3  Thank Donald M
Reviewed 11 March 2018

We had a very good meal here on a Saturday afternoon. There were six of us including two grandchildren. We were all pleased with our selections. The children were satisfied with the children's menu and the rest were very happy with all their food from...More

Thank Wychdene
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

I went with my Partner and her adult children to The Bottle House yesterday. As ever, the atmosphere was warm and friendly and the food was delicious and plentiful -the portions are large - and we all struggled to eat everything on our plates. The...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Felt that this pub lacked atmosphere; the log fire burning, most tables occupied and it was a Saturday evening but something was missing ! The food was average, the fish dishes seemed to lack any real flavour! Service was ok, staff were friendly but seemed...More

Thank Sally F
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Maybe it was the fact we went in the week, maybe it was the time in the month... I don’t know! Either way the pub was dark, quiet and had very little atmosphere. The food was ok, but nothing to write home about and definitely...More

1  Thank twinad29
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Spent a very pleasant couple of hours in this lovely village pub. It has been sometime since I have had food as good as this.

Thank eesinc21
Reviewed 20 February 2018

I booked for 7 family members for Sunday lunch, 3 meat eaters and 4 vegetarians. The Roast beef which the non vegetarians chose was superb. There was not a huge choice of veggie dishes for the others but they seemed to enjoy what they had....More

Reviewed 18 February 2018

We were greeted with a smile and served by attentive, friendly staff. Our food was delicious and there was a lovely atmosphere in the pub. This is our second visit, 5 years apart, and we will definitely return.....hopefully with less of a time gap!

Thank Deborah G
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19 March 2015|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from Munchi09 | Reviewed this property |
Check their online menu on the website at thebottlehouseinnpenshurst. They might have changed it since I was there but the food is really good!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Coldharbour Road | Smarts Hill, Penshurst TN11 8ET, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Sevenoaks District  >  Penshurst
  • Phone Number: +44 1892 870306
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