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The White Horse

The White Horse The Square, Chilham, Canterbury CT4 8BY, England
+44 1227 730355
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (6 reviews)
“lasagne” (6 reviews)
“mixed grill” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The White Horse The Square, Chilham, Canterbury CT4 8BY, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely welcoming pub. Very cozy by fire on cold February day. Dog friendly and reasonable prices. Sou,d recommend.

1  Thank Michelle N
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Popped in here over the weekend while we stayed in Chilham. The gents behind the bar are friendly and helpful. It was just a shame we never got around to eating in here. The food looked and smelled lovely. Next time we will make a...More

2  Thank Lynne L
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

After a beautiful walk along the river Stour from Canterbury to Chilham we stumbled across this delightful free house. It was exactly the rest stop that we needed to refresh and refuel. We were greeted by Tony - a unique and a charming individual. We...More

2  Thank Helen G
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Three of my friends and I went here for a bit of food and a couple of drinks. The staff behind the bar were lovely, very quick and friendly service. Food was amazing, I had the mixed grill and it was brilliant highly recommend!! Lovely...More

2  Thank jppeer
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely day at the white horse with my partner and friends. Definite go to for a relaxed pint and good music.

2  Thank Emma L
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Had a great evening at the white horse last weekend. Had heard the place was a good venue for music and decided to visit. Was not disappointed. The music was spot on but more than this, the staff and regulars were extremely welcoming. Had a...More

2  Thank Sam G
Reviewed 19 January 2018

We visited Chilham and had lunch in this pub. Such an atmospheric pub with proper traditional home made food. Our table was by the bar so we didn't even have to get up to order our food. Tony, the person who served us told us...More

2  Thank Karen B
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

We called here after a walk with family and a little dog, they were very welcoming and the food was amazing, it was a little wet and muddy due to the time of year but this was no problem at all, I can imagine in...More

2  Thank Colbyjack2
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Visited for open mic night but have visited lots of times before. Full of olde world charm and character. Food here is good, basic pub grub and good value. Definitely worth a visit.

2  Thank Ally1963
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Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

I visited chilham on the recommendation of my friends. Found the white horse and was extremely impressed by the warm welcome and genial atmosphere. Felt so comfortable my girlfriend and I decided to stay for a bite to eat. I had the homemade lasagne which...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$17
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The White Horse The Square, Chilham, Canterbury CT4 8BY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury  >  Chilham
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 730355
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14th Century Inn set in the heart of historical and picturesque village of Chilham. The White Horse has been used in several film productions and television programmes. The White Horse is set in the main village square opposite Chilham castle. We provide traditional fare, real ales and we also cater for events.
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