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The Society Rooms

) #75 of 243 Restaurants in Maidstone $ , British,
Brenchley House Week Street, Maidstone ME14 1RF, England
+44 1622 350910
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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good46%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (3 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$
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LOCATION
Brenchley House Week Street, Maidstone ME14 1RF, England
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1 - 10 of 139 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Let's start this off by saying it's a pub a wetherspoons. If your looking for top Nosh don't bother going here ... BUT if you want a cheap drink and cheap and cheerful pub grub that fills a gap then have a go.. me personally...More

Thank Mark G
Tim H, Manager at The Society Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review, we are always trying to improve our dishes on the menu, cooking fresh meals as best we can. We do offer good deals on food and drink together which we believe appeals to most people. If you have any suggestions...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Alvays nice atmosphere friendly staff nice place audside and inside nice smoking area Good price not expensive good choose of vines

Thank Bella M
Tim H, Manager at The Society Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thankyou for your review, we are always to hear about our customers being happy with our service.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Possibly one of the worst places I've ever had breakfast with poor customer service shocking I would never go back to this establishment if you paid meMore

Thank Steve C
Tim H, Manager at The Society Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We are sorry for your bad experience with us, we try hard to give good customer service and occasionally make mistake and fail this. If you ever feel like you have a bad experience with us please do speak to a member of management at...More

Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Visited for breakfast this morning and although seems good value the breakfast was cold with a snotty egg , your much better off paying another couple of pounds in a good cafe, won't be back.More

Thank jamieh0lden
Tim H, Manager at The Society Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

We apologise sincerely that you did not have a good experience with us. We try to make sure all meals are served to the best standards but sometimes don't reach the best. We will try our hardest to improve on our standards and hopefully get...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017

Went for drink on Monday lunch time. Quite a few people in the pub, but we were served quite quickly, as always, the bar staff are very efficient and friendly. Found two arm chairs to sit in and enjoyed our pre-lunch bottle of Prosecco, at...More

Thank Pablo S
Tim H, Manager at The Society Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Thank you for your lovely review, we apologise for how busy we were due to our neighbour pubs kitchen being closed. We are pleased that you enjoyed your visit with us even when it is busy and thank you for complimenting the staff for their...More

Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Handy place to stop for a half before or after a train journey. Pretty average for a wetherspoons. Long wait at the bar to be served. Plenty of choice. Lots of seating but people were having to stand as it is a busy venue.

Thank LOBSTER64
Tim H, Manager at The Society Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Thank you for your review, we are sorry you had a long wait at the bar, we try and serve as quickly as we can but sometimes on busy periods we fail this.

Reviewed 1 May 2017

There were 7 of us on this visit, we were served quite quickly and all of us at the same time. The food was good and everyone enjoyed their meal.

Thank Gordon D
Tim H, Manager at The Society Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2017

Thank you for your review, we are very pleased that your group enjoyed your visit with us! We hope to see you again soon thanks.

Reviewed 22 April 2017

Great for a quick lunch-time meal. I had fish n chips and the fish wasn't cooked through, but to be fair they quickly replaced it. I've since had other meals, and been pleased. It gets very busy, and you can have quite a wait at...More

Thank Getset9
Tim H, Manager at The Society Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

Once again we apologise for the meal not being up to standards, but thank you for having the time to write a review, we try our best in busy times and are glad since we have got things right.

Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Bright and cheerful, plenty of staff, big selection of beers and ales, plus vast array of spirits and wines. The food is great value and of a good standard.

Thank Mark M
Tim H, Manager at The Society Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Thank you for you review, hope to see you back soon.

Reviewed 20 March 2017

My Husband and I popped in for a night cap after a local wedding. The team were super friendly and the service was great!

Thank Colleen B
Tim H, Manager at The Society Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Thank you for your review, we are pleased you enjoyed it with us, hope to see you back soon.

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Deborah M
5 March 2016|
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Response from Tim H | Property representative |
Hi, unfortunately our last day for sunday roasts is tomorrow, but will be serving them from 12pm till 11pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 23:00
Monday
07:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 23:00
Thursday
07:00 - 23:00
Friday
07:00 - 23:00
Saturday
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brenchley House Week Street, Maidstone ME14 1RF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Maidstone
  • Phone Number: +44 1622 350910
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