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The Yew Tree Inn

Grange Lane | Sandling, Maidstone ME14 3DB, England
+44 1622 752882
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Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tagine” (8 reviews)
“mixed roast” (6 reviews)
“crab cakes” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
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LOCATION
Grange Lane | Sandling, Maidstone ME14 3DB, England
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1 - 10 of 555 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Yes this place is off of the beaten track but well worth the effort in finding it. A real country pub with lots of history, character, charm, ambiance and a lovely comfortable feel about it. Was very impressed with the service, they have definitely got...More

Thank sebbs
Tracy H, Owner at The Yew Tree Inn, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Sebbs, Thank you for your complimentary and informative review and we are delighted you managed to find us even though we are off the beaten track. I am pleased you found our pub full of charm and character and a nice place to enjoy...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The people who run this place obviously take great pride in what they do, this is apparent from the moment you walk up the path through the immaculately maintained gardens, into the warm cozy and friendly atmosphere created by the great staff who will bend...More

Thank James B
Tracy H, Owner at The Yew Tree Inn, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear James, Thank you so much for your lovely comments and I am delighted your son enjoyed his Birthday dinner, he is absolutely adorable and a little character and both your children were a pleasure to have in our restaurant. Thank you for taking the...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

2nd visit for lunch with friends and all four meals were very good ,the service was spot on ,staff very friendly and polite, very good value for money .More

Thank 946Dissatisfied
Tracy H, Owner at The Yew Tree Inn, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear 946Dissatisfied, Thank you for taking the time to write us a kind review and I am delighted to see that your profile name does not reflect the quality of food and service that you received here !!! I am pleased you made a 2nd...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Looked on trip advisor looked at the yew tree thought give it ago and it was loverly the crab cakes was loverly and the chilli jam ,me and my wife had calves liver was to die for would go back thanksMore

Thank _steve_bucky
Tracy H, Owner at The Yew Tree Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear _steve_bucky Many thanks for your kind comments and for taking the time and trouble to write us a nice review. I am pleased you looked on Tripadvisor and found us, and I am delighted you gave us a go and you considered our food...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

me and my husband went to the yew tree on Friday the 5th October, this is a lovely old pub, very cosy candles alight everywhere which is really nice, staff very friendly, and the food was excellent very good price for the meals that you...More

1  Thank erodwell
Tracy H, Owner at The Yew Tree Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear erodwell, Thank you for your lovely comments regarding our pub, staff and food, we welcome your kind review with much appreciation and I am delighted to hear you intend to return. I am glad you and your husband found 'The Yew Tree' to be...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the first time we have been in here I have to say it’s very nice inside and outside there is a garden and has its own car park. We had a Sunday roast all homemade very nice will be going back very soon....More

1  Thank Paula C
Tracy H, Owner at The Yew Tree Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Paula, Thank you for your kind review and for taking the time and trouble to give your feedback. I am pleased you were happy with your first visit here and found the interior and exterior very nice. We have two large car parks, so...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful food always cooked and presented to perfection, wonderful staff = fabulous evening! Absolutely love the Yew Tree!More

Thank Paula M
Tracy H, Owner at The Yew Tree Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Paula, Thank you for your delightful review, your kind words are met with much appreciation and we are grateful for you taking the time to give us your feedback. I am really pleased to hear you absolutely love our pub and restaurant, and that...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have now visited on a few occasions and have been very pleased with the experience. The food and service has been consistent and to a very good standard. Great to find a traditional pub with good choice of ales as well as well cooked...More

Thank BenjyRochesterKent
Tracy H, Owner at The Yew Tree Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear BenjyRochesterKent, Many thanks for your delightful review and kind comments regarding our food and service. All feedback is very welcome and we appreciate you sparing the time to give us your opinion based on your experience of our food and ales, in a traditional...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked Sunday lunch for today as previous visits to this pub had been very good, the food was excellent as was the service, would certainly recommend this place, lovely pub with a very good atmosphere.More

Thank Ian P
Tracy H, Owner at The Yew Tree Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Ian, We are pleased you booked for a Sunday lunch based on your previous visits being very good. It is pleasing to hear your meals and the service were both excellent and you found it to be a lovely pub, with a good atmosphere,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As we threatened last time we visited in February we called in, again on the way to the shoe shop (Golden Boot). Words cannot describe our meals - we could not fault anything, except of course we were too full again for dessert. The lamb...More

Thank Locksbottom
Tracy H, Owner at The Yew Tree Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Locksbottom, Thank you for your lovely comments and your feedback and we very much appreciate your time spent writing a kind review for us. I remember you talking about the Golden Boot on your previous visit and I am delighted you made another visit...More

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Questions & Answers
kimberleyann12
July 31, 2018|
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Response from Tracy H | Property representative |
Hi Kimberley, Sorry, I don't always see these questions at the bottom of the page ! The vegetarian roasts are either a basic veg roast, or we can prepare a nut roast if it is pre-ordered. Thank you Tracy
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Joanneguernsey
January 19, 2018|
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Response from Tracy H | Property representative |
Hi, Our Sunday roasts vary in price, these start at £13.95 up to £16.95, I hope this helps !
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Thursday
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Friday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grange Lane | Sandling, Maidstone ME14 3DB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Maidstone
  • Phone Number: +44 1622 752882
  • E-mail
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