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86 High Street, Rochester ME1 1JY, England
+44 1634 847776
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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86 High Street, Rochester ME1 1JY, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here at the end of May, while on holiday, on a Wednesday evening, we were three people and we had a nice meal. We sat downstairs on a very warm evening, the young waiter gave us the menus and we perused them. I...More

Thank Jacandhow
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself and my wife booked a table on Friday evening I ordered the asparagus with ham and egg, everything on the plate was not even lukewarm my wife ordered the mushrooms again room temperature at best. Not to be make a fuss we thought ok...More

Thank gungster
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Very disappointed this time around. Took my parents brother and other half for dinner, we ordered the linguine with mussels to start, when it arrived it smelled very fishy and the mussels disintegrated as soon as you tried to pull them from the shell, not...More

Thank Nellybellyxx
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Had beef roast dinner gravy you can kill for the food is great went upstairs as I like background music but if you happy you can sit down stairs and listen to the lite entertainment singer

Thank Tom L
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Having read the mixed reviews we went on Saturday evening to a pre booked table. The restaurant is a grade 1 listed building with simple, clean and in keeping decor in the premises. Tables were well laid with white linen tablecloths and napkins. Cutlery clean,...More

Thank Roger H
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Had my first ever lobster Thermidor here some years back and it was wonderful. Came back today and it was just average. Sauce was watery, it was very filling but if I was having this for the first time I would be underwhelmed.We did sort...More

Thank EssexYvonne
Reviewed 1 April 2018

We booked our table three weeks ago, thankfully, because, as it is such a good restaurant, there was plenty of customers, but many had, unfortunately, to be turned away, as they were full up. Food as usual was delicious, and very reasonably priced. Listened to...More

Thank John E
Reviewed 31 March 2018

good food, speedy service and pleasant staff. Restaurant not busy which was a shame as it deserved to be full - will certainly be back again & again Whitebait/calamari starter best ever

Thank RochesterBrian
Reviewed 24 March 2018

We were on a pilgrimage to Rochester Cathedral and needed some sustenance after our mass and an excellent tour of the Cathedral. A group of six, we speculatively chose this restaurant. It was an unexpected surprise. Although Rochester was busy, at 1pm this place was...More

Thank fatherstuart72
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

The atrium provided perfectly awful food, although the service was adequate it was merely to insistent. The set menu appeared lovely and yet what we received was not what they had described but poor, cheap selections of food which almost resembled bruster bear ham in...More

Thank merciaellen
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John E
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Response from Jon P | Reviewed this property |
We had a few very good experiences, but the last one was definitely not up to the previous standard you would expect. Whilst my starter was reasonably ok, if I was a chef, I would not send out a dish where the sauce had... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86 High Street, Rochester ME1 1JY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +44 1634 847776
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