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The Woodman

) #3 of 3 Restaurants in Ide Hill $$ - $$$ ,
Goathurst Common | Goathurst Common, Ide Hill TN14 6BU, England
+44 1732 750296
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible15%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (16 reviews)
“sunday roast” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
Goathurst Common | Goathurst Common, Ide Hill TN14 6BU, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Recently attractively refurbished and offering seating in a choice of rooms. Good choice of reasonably priced dishes to suit most tastes and appetites. The food was OK but nothing special and service was friendly and efficient. The pub is potentially a good starting point for...More

Thank André l'Anglais
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is now a clean,efficient and well run establishment.I had a main meal and pudding here on a Saturday evening with some friends.The staff are very attentive,the food was excellent and would recommend it,as we are fairly local I would definitely have another meal here....More

Thank Countrymouse2013
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked for dinner, received a warm welcome, a choice of tables, excellent service good pub style food. Clearly had a makeover but pleased to see my old table still tucked away in the same corner. We have seen this pub change hands quite a few...More

Thank JJQ1965
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited (without a reservation) on Sunday 6/8/17. The roast chicken Sunday lunch was excellent, with loads of food, all piping hot. Extra gravy was requested and it arrived within a minute. The scampi was also very good, as were the desserts. The whole place...More

Thank WesK
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Seen this place go through three different changes of management and style. Seems they have found the right one! Food is spot on, fresh and tasty. Menu is great absolutely caters to everyone. Clean and up to date decor. Friendly staff. Massive car park and...More

Thank Stef S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I drove past this pub recently and after looking at the brilliant feedback on here, decided to go for dinner. Unfortunately I don't agree with the reviews. Firstly, the service was poor. Our table was 7pm on a Saturday night but the restaurant was not...More

Thank Natalie R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have just visited the woodman this Friday after it's 8 months closure. The staff are very friendly and welcoming. We enjoyed the varied menu choices presented well and good size portions And delicious homemade tartar sauce.. Looking forward to returning soon. Thank you.

Thank tessaharris2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I live very close to The Woodman, and have seen under a few different management teams in its time. Previously it had been under a team which mistreated it and served poor food. However, now under new management it is really, a brilliant country pub!...More

Thank Hayden F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I returned with my husband to eat here on a Sunday at lunchtime. The food was still very good and freshly cooked and there was no compulsory carvery - a plus for me. It was easy to get in without booking which is useful to...More

Thank Wendy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice and friendly .stuff excellent. Food was nice .but when comes to salads they must stop just piling it with greens leaves and not much else .also the kofti needs more seasoning but a great stop

1  Thank paul d
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Kay H
12 September 2016|
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Response from Zena E | Reviewed this property |
We went on a Sunday and were only serving roast dinners not sure what they serve the rest of the time.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$31
Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Validated Parking
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Goathurst Common | Goathurst Common, Ide Hill TN14 6BU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Sevenoaks District  >  Ide Hill
  • Phone Number: +44 1732 750296
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**Under new management**
Whether you are popping in for a quick drink or here for a meal with family and friends we have something for everyone. Our menu has a wide selection of dishes including pub classics, pizzas & sandwiches. The bar has a wide selection of real ales, craft spirits and an extensive wine list to cater for all pallets.
Food served all day, every day.
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