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The Heron

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The Heron Station Road, Herne Bay CT6 5QJ, England
+44 1227 657818
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
The Heron Station Road, Herne Bay CT6 5QJ, England
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Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

We met at The Heron before venturing into town for a meal. It seemed a bit like stepping back in time but it was welcoming enough. Although we didn't eat here the Sunday lunches are supposed to be awesome ? The decor is dated like...More

Thank Graeme B
Reviewed 12 May 2016

An excellent afternoon cream tea,a very nice selection of finger sandwiches and home made cakes and strawberry and cream tartlets with a choice of a pot of fresh tea, filter coffee or sparkling wine. Lovely atmosphere and very pleasant friendly staff finish this perfect line...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 8 May 2016

We had a bit of a wait for our train so popped in here. Very friendly staff, nice clean and comfortable.

Thank rovingsteve
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Once again amazing choice of homemade food on the menu. A visit to the Heron never fails to impress. The fact that it is family run adds to the quality of food and service.

Thank Suzanne H
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

Cannot fault the welcoming nature of the staff and regulars of this family fun pub. Unfortunately we only manage to get down to this end of the country once a year to visit family over the easter holidays. The staff remember us and are always...More

Thank lindsey d
Reviewed 9 March 2016

Visited the heron for mother's day,booked in advance as it gets very busy on any Sunday. Very clean eating area. Could not fault the service or the food. A very enjoyable experience for my family and i

Thank Alansmith22
Reviewed 28 February 2016

My self and four friends meet at the Heron every few weeks for a meal, and have never had a disappointing meal, we all seem to choose something different, and enjoy it every time. The service is excellent , with very friendly staff, so would...More

1  Thank deidreb692
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Around 50 friends and family went here after my husband's funeral. Kim had laid out a very varied and delicious buffet. It was so plentiful there were some leftovers even after everyone had tucked in.As it was Monday and the kitchen was closed for the...More

2  Thank lin47ter
Reviewed 7 February 2016

Went to Herne Bay and found this pub/restaurant next to the train station , what a great find , 4 of us had Sunday lunch , 3 had the most wonderful steak n kidney pudding and 1 had lamb shanks, The food and portion size...More

1  Thank sucee
Reviewed 29 January 2016

Lovely pub with its own dining room, friendly staff and comfortable surroundings. They have a big choice of meats for a Sunday roast and the best roast potatoes we've had in a long time.......real homemade ones not frozen. They also have other choices on the...More

1  Thank Glyn B
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12 May 2017|
Response from Legend R | Reviewed this property |
I have seen dogs in the pub a few times so your answer is yes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Heron Station Road, Herne Bay CT6 5QJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Herne Bay
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 657818
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