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Divers Arms

66 Central Parade, Herne Bay CT6 5JQ, England
+44 1227 367717
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (12 reviews)
“sunday roast” (6 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub
66 Central Parade, Herne Bay CT6 5JQ, England
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

Had a family birthday here. It was quite small but was big enough for a family get together. Old inside and a bit shabby. Toilet ok. Have seen better.

Thank cheryl h
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Good food, nice atmosphere. Right on the beach and great log fire. Smashing live music at night Friday and Saturday.

Thank scooterchris57
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Great little friendly pub in Herne Bay. Always have decent live music on weekends. Staff are fun and friendly and they do a great roast dinner on Sundays

Thank BekahSheppard
Reviewed 9 January 2017

We wanted a quiet lunch and drink with no hassle and noise. Jackpot! A warm and friendly welcome, great food well prepared and served, goo selection of drinks. Plenty of atmosphere, all wood and beams, and loads of fascinating deep sea diving memorabilia on display....More

1  Thank brianandpat2016
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

It's a nice, local pub with sweet decorations for Christmas. The problem was that we had a half hour wait for food with no explanation. I feel mean saying it, but the gentleman on the bar stool's exposed butt crack in front of us didn't...More

Thank Kimbrini
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Fab Sunday lunch! Had Turkey and all the trimmings. Barney the dog was treated to a fresh bowl of water and some biscuits- we'll be back!

Thank Jane S
Reviewed 2 December 2016

We were looking for a dog friendly pub for a meal after walking our dogs on the beach. I got the name from Doggy Friendly and phoned ahead to check. The warm welcome on the phone was echoed when we arrived in person and unlike...More

Thank John F
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

I visited here with my family for Sunday lunch as it had been recommended, the food was nice and very reasonably priced, it's a nice little pub with mostly locals. There was a scruffy bloke playing the piano who was pretty good to be fair...More

Thank Btw99
Reviewed 3 September 2016

A very average pub with very average choice of beer and standard pub fare on offer but has been selected for some sort of short list (in the Sun?) as a top local.

Thank penfolds_bin_95
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Came down to herne for the airshow and popped in to use the loo but thought it rude if I didn't buy a pint . The whole place is outdated and its dirty, and un inviting. I won't get started on the toilets as they...More

1  Thank mrgrenade
gpaxton, Owner at Divers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2016

Thank you for visiting our 200 year old pub. I am sorry you did not enjoy the experience but I feel I must point out that you visited on the busiest day of the year, with in excess of a 1000 people passing thorough our...More

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22 December 2016|
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Response from gpaxton | Property representative |
I'm afraid we have don't have bar billards at the Divers, just a standard pool table and darts board
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 66 Central Parade, Herne Bay CT6 5JQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Herne Bay
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 367717
A Traditional Seaside Pub where a warm welcome is always assured.Open everyday from 10.00am. Great pub food served daily from 11.00am.Traditonal Sunday Roasts. Pool Games, Pool & Darts, Courtyard Garden.Child and Dog Friendly. Live Music Every Weekend.
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