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Hawkenbury Country Inn & Restaurant

Hawkenbury Road, Staplehurst TN12 0DZ, England
+44 1580 890567
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good14%
  • Average8%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“the pub” (9 reviews)
“b b” (3 reviews)
“stayed here” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:30 PMAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, International, European, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Hawkenbury Road, Staplehurst TN12 0DZ, England
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

What a disappointment. Have had lunch here a few years ago and it was really nice, wish I could say the same about tonight's disaster. Service and welcome was good, even the time we had to wit for our dinner was ok but the food...More

Thank Texasthebigone1966
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the Hawkenbury on Saturday night and had a great time, great country pub and a nice quiet room around the back. Breakfast the next day was also very tasty. When considering what we paid I think it was great value for money....More

1  Thank Claire B
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Had it not been for one (a pulled lamb shank - not the least pulled), of the four served dishes, we would have rated this restaurant 4. Straightforward service, in a friendly atmosphere, with locals coming in, - always a good sign. So: Please try...More

Thank sparfire
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped for a pint or two and a lovely welcome awaited, some nice local ales as well as classic largers

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

After working the whole bank holiday weekend not far away my family and I had a early evening meal at the Hawkenberry. It's a lovely place that we had not been to befor but will be coming back to. After being seated and our drinks...More

Thank Matt D
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We visited this pub as a large club group, with little notice. The interior is very warm, the staff and owner very welcoming, and an excellent selection of real ales and wines- spoilt for choice in fact. The meals (Sunday lunch) were excellent and portions...More

Thank MysteryDiner2
Reviewed 13 April 2017

I, my wife and 2 daughters called in for a late lunch, hungry on our way home from a very good day out at Leeds Castle. From the menu my wife and I selected fish and chips and my daughters chose scampi and chips, and...More

Thank JJTandS
Jonathan W, Manager at Hawkenbury Country Inn & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

Thank you for your review. I think there was some misunderstanding. All dishes which have the option of chips or fries have a choice as a no cost option. Only sweet potato wedges are a £1 extra, as noted in the menus. I apologise this...More

Reviewed 8 April 2017

Excellent food, excellent service. Not the cheapest prices but worth it. All food cooked to order and their breakfast was just perfect. You choose what you want when you check in and it is cooked to perfection and the breakfast was huge.

Thank r0njea
Reviewed 8 April 2017

The food here was lovely and there was plenty to choose from. The service from the staff was also excellent.

Thank amyl0u1984
Reviewed 7 April 2017

stayed here over a weekend. The pub is welcoming and the food is excellent, with a good choice on the menu. The beer garden is huge, away from the road and is great for enjoying the sun. The B&B rooms are located away from the...More

1  Thank Oliver W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hawkenbury Road, Staplehurst TN12 0DZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Staplehurst
  • Phone Number: +44 1580 890567
  • E-mail
Family run friendly Inn with a warm welcome offer home cooked food and cask ales. Delightful beer garden with garden bar and BBQ. Large car park. Bouncy castles May - September. Large function room and licensed for weddings and civil ceremonies.New in July 2013, luxury Bed and Breakfast accommodation in our converted stable block.Category:Bed and Breakfast, Functions, Public House, Restaurant
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