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The Wheatsheaf at Bough Beech

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Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings

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Welcome to The Wheatsheaf at Bough Beech, an independent pub restaurant serving freshly-made, inspiring food, cooked in our own kitchen by chef David Fuller and his talented team. We use only the finest local ingredients and produce from our kitchen garden to create seasonal dishes we think you'll love. But don't just take our word for it – have a look at our menus. Situated on the edge of the High Weald in west Kent, The Wheatsheaf is a stone's throw from Bough Beech reservoir, and just five minutes drive from Hever Castle. Once a hunting lodge rumoured to have been a much-loved retreat for King Henry VIII, it's still a firm local favourite today – and with its welcoming atmosphere, it's not
PRICE RANGE
US$13 - US$47
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
British, Pub
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Amazing atmosphere with friendly and inclusive locals which can be a rarity! Even showed the rugby which was a prerequisite of the hubby for our country lunch whilst having a night away nearby. Menu was extensive yet posh. We went for The Wheatsheaf classics hubby...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank tonileannearcher
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Stopped for lunch (twice in the same week) and both times had the mushroom risotto. Fabulous! Lovely setting. Friendly service. Good beer. The other dishes chosen by my friends were very well received

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Pi31415
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Thank you. Delicious food, perfectly presented and good portion size. Tasty and interesting variations on classic dishes with some surprises. Definitely recommend :) and attractive setting. Great ales and try the plum gin

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this great old pub in lovely location beside bough beech reservoir on a Saturday for lunch. As weather was glorious we decided to sit in the garden. Delightful friendly staff provided excellent service. Our lunch was superb and as good as any eaten in...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Sue P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited whilst staying at Hever Castle. Even though they appeared to be short staffed service was very good. Food was excellent and cooked to perfection. I dine out regularly and this was one of the best meals I have eaten in a long time.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Carole W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited wheatsheaf for lunch and enjoyed the best fish and chips EVER. The girls behind the bar were so courteous. Will visit again.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank momboze
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here today for my birthday lunch the staff are so friendly and the food so fresh & yummy. We were a family of 4 ordered 2 lots of fish & chips batter was so light & the fish so meaty. Our son had...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 105mariai
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped by here for lunch with a friend while out in the area. Was very impressed by the menu and the quality of the food. It's not often you find such high-quality food in country-side pubs. Definitely recommend for anyone passing by.

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank ice_creamsocial
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped here for lunch and had fish and chips and burger. Both tasty, fair sized portions and enjoyable. Tables nicely spaced and good area outside. Priced about £50 (inc tip) with one alcoholic drink each.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Alfred J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Attractive pub with lovely lighting. Received a warm welcome - open fire. Menu was alittle limiting, selected the chicken. ham and leek pie with broccoli and green beans which was very tasty but there was no other carbohydrate so we then ordered some chips which...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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10 June 2018|
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Response from Sally A | Reviewed this property |
We sat in the garden with our dog
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Response from Wheatsheafboughbeech | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Of course we can, if you would like to contact the restaurant directly on 01732 700100. We will happily deal with your enquiry.
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