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The Bear Inn


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Bar, British, Pub
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
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All reviews cottage pie sunday roast pudding long corridor real pub the bar staff were friendly three bars dark wood front bar brewery tour shepherd neame beer lunch stop favourite pub pub grub lovely pub warm welcome lovely lunch
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely old fashioned pub with a real fire. We had a very enjoyable lunch and some extremely good real ale here, excellent service too.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Robin V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The roast was very nice and good value for money. A real traditional pub and very friendly staff. Lovely atmosphere.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank S21G
Reviewed 17 January 2019

We went to Faversham today and popped into The Bear for lunch ... our first visit. The bars are quite small and it seems to be very popular, it was packed on a Thursday lunchtime, but we managed to get a seat in the snug....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Rainspot2000
Reviewed 4 December 2018

This is my favourite pub in Faversham. It has so much to offer locals and visitors to the town. It has 3 separate bars and is fairly unique. The beers are great and the meals are such amazing value for money.....prices not to be beaten...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Mikesom
Reviewed 9 November 2018

We stopped in following the Shepherd Neame brewery tour and loved the feel of the place. Low ceilings, a warm fire, lots of old wood, a knock off Viagra machine in the Gents. Lots of locals. One guy looked like a former Foghat roadie. I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank DrJ6
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Stopped off here twice on our visit to Faversham for our Brewery visit. Lovely traditional and original Pub serving Shepherd Neame. Staff were friendly and knowledgeable about local heritage. The interior has lots of information about local history, but it is equally good to sit...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Caroline H
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Nice beer, landlady not very friendly. I love the old layout and traditional front bar/snug/back bar layout... but you'd think your custom was an inconvenience. Not the friendliest pub in a town where you can choose many other fantastic Shepherd Neame pubs. Even the Brewery...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Rellevart75
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

31/7/18 Stopped here for a quick pint while wandering around Faversham. It’s a very traditional place with a variety of individual sitting areas and lovely dark wood furniture. Good Shep’s beer as you’d expect in Faversham.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank sookeico1
Reviewed 2 July 2018

A Shepherd Neame Pub, nice decorated. Beers from the Faversham brewery but with excellent food. The service was always very friendly.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank MarioSerrador
Reviewed 17 March 2018

After the brewery tour. A proper pub. Welcoming staff and a good English lunch - bangers and mash/steak and kidney pud. Yum!

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank robinpw359
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