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The Honest Miller

) #47 of 172 Restaurants in Ashford $$ - $$$ , British,
The Street | Brook, Ashford TN25 5PG, England
+44 1233 812303
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (21 reviews)
“scotch egg” (9 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 21:30All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
The Street | Brook, Ashford TN25 5PG, England
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1 - 10 of 309 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here on a Saturday evening, and after having a drink at the bar went straight for the mains, these being two steak and kidney pies, one swordfish steak and mine was the local seafood with spinach pasta This consisted of a few mussels...More

1  Thank David E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great to see some vegan options. I have previously had a vegan roast dinner here which was lovely but more recently I noticed they do a vegan pizza with vegan mozzarella. Really nice meal. Worth a visit.

Thank actuali
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with a walking group, we ordered our food prior to our walk. Really good value for money and well presented. Staff friendly. Lovely garden. Will definately go back again.

Thank lynjoKent
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food and friendly service, wonderful decor. Will be eating there again soon. Cannot recommend highly enough.

Thank Mcbottters
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed two meals on a Friday evening. The restaurant wasn't overly busy but there was enough atmosphere. Scotch egg and pork ribs were especially good. Couple of niggles, paper thin tiny napkins and the cutlery wasn't replaced when the starters were cleared, No salt...More

Thank Hebridian
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Second visit to the Honest Miller and enjoyed it both times. I had pie of the day which was chicken and delicious. 10 year old and 25 year old children had pizzas which were on a deal and a side order of chips. I tried...More

Thank James M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely pub for a quiet lunch sitting in the beer garden on a warm British summer afternoon, doesn't get much better than this. Welcoming friendly staff and GOOD honest food.

Thank zeus722017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The staff are lovely so helpful and obliging - it was a fairly quiet time so we had drinks brought to our table which was good - we enjoyed a mix of starters, mains and puds all of which was very good - quality ingredients,well...More

Thank kentcritique
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went yesterday for an evening meal and the food was wonderful. Being a vegetarian it was good to see a good selection of different choices on offer. I had the spaghetti with mushrooms, spinach and pine nuts. It was very tasty. My partner had...More

Thank fiona-696969
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First visit last night, not very busy. The king prawns were superb so was my Lamb and the Lemon Sundae. My partner enjoyed her Brie and Vegetarian spaghetti. We will return soon.

Thank Stephen H
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appleblossom60
26 January 2015|
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Response from Jock M | Reviewed this property |
I think it's still a pub with no accommodation. There is some decent accom in nearby Wye
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$17
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, View
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Street | Brook, Ashford TN25 5PG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Ashford
  • Phone Number: +44 1233 812303
  • E-mail
Description
In the ancient parish of Brook, under the ridge of the Brabourne downs sits a gem of an inn, The Honest Miller.This village inn, built in 1609, was for many years a meeting place for countrymen out pigeon shooting and hare coursing. It was also where the local hunt would meet, waiting on horseback to receive their mulled wine and spirits.Today, in this historic atmosphere, the attractions are a little different. Sit in the beautiful old English beer garden sipping quality real ale, or enjoy a ploughman’s lunch among the free range chickens. The beer garden is ideal for children, with a resident Shetland pony, rabbits, guinea pigs, sheep and ducks.Inside, the inn oozes charm, with an open log fire and friendly welcome. It’s a romantic spot for couples to enjoy a candlelit dinner. Walkers and cyclists are also valued customers, along with their dogs. The kitchen is the hearts of this place – you need look no further for a superior home-made meal. Melt-in-the-mouth Romney Marsh lamb shanks, slow roasted and served with leek and rosemary gravy are just one of the delights on offer. Start with roasted butternut & vegetable soup, or creamy goat’s cheese with roasted peppers. Try our rack of Pork belly ribs with hickory barbecue sauce and homemade chips or Haddock with a mature cheddar & herb crumble topping. Desserts include Italian tiramisu, with Madeira and mascarpone, apple blackberry crumble, bread and butter pudding and lemon meringue pie. There are also vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free dishes.
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