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The Kings Arms

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The Street, Boxley, Maidstone ME14 3DR, England
+44 1622 755177
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12:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 20:30
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 21:00
Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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119 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Made the short trip from the other side of Maidstone to the pub for dinner. We weren't disappointed with our choice. This is a lovely country style pub which has a clear focus on serving quality food. The menu includes the classic pub dishes but also serves a range of steaks and has various specials. All the food was cooked... More 

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Kent, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Collected us on time - taken comfortably and efficiently to the Kings Arms- great friendly welcome and service - super Christmas meal .All staff great - cheery and courteous- good value!

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Thank pedwards161
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46 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really loved our visit when visiting family in Kent. This place has an amazing decor and food to match. I shall be visiting again when I'm in the area. Thanks for the great memories.

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Thank BobbyJoye101
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is fantastic, very homey, country style Inn and very friendly, helpful staff! Could not recommend this place enough.

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Melbourne, Australia
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dropped in for evening meal. Service starts at 6pm. Great range of choices on the menu, excellent presentation of food and the food itself was delicious. Nice atmosphere and friendly service. I would be happy to return.

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1 Thank Anne S
maidstone
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43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for impromptu lunch. Smiling welcoming staff on arrival and the service only went up hill from there. The menu is simple but with enough to tempt most palates. There was a problem with my main course which was quickly and effectively dealt with by all concerned. I tend to judge restaurants not just on the food and service received... More 

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2 Thank poorskier
Rainham, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is one excellent pub, lovely atmosphere, great staff, lovely beers, great manager, fantastic food. Never let down at this pub and this time had our 'Jolly boys' Christmas dinner which I can honestly say was the best I've had, cooked and presented to perfection. Thoroughly recommend.

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Thank Charles C
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic menu, great variety and can cater for everyone's needs including vegetarians and gluten free. Excellent quality of food and plenty of it cooked fresh to order. Wonderful friendly staff, with plenty of knowledge and advise about the food content. Such a warm and welcoming atmosphere every time I visit and they always provide an excellent service with great value... More 

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1 Thank SusieJ999
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here for my dads birthday meal after being recommended by friends and it was a lovely night all round. They picked us up from our house (free taxi service if you live up to 15 minutes away), the manager who drove us was very friendly and helpful as he also sorted out my massive food dilemmas! I am gluten... More 

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Kent
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Lovely Christmas meal. Excellent value and free transport there and back. Lovely atmosphere complete with open fire and welcoming staff

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12 - US$18
Cuisine
Bar, European, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:30
Monday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Street, Boxley, Maidstone ME14 3DR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Maidstone  >  Boxley
  • Phone Number: +44 1622 755177
Description
A warm welcome awaits you at this historic traditional country pub and restaurant serving freshly prepared food from the best locally sourced ingredients complimented with a wide selection of real ales, wines and spirits.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?