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The Heron

) #23 of 93 Restaurants in Herne Bay $$ - $$$ , British,
The Heron Station Road, Herne Bay CT6 5QJ, England
+44 1227 657818
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
The Heron Station Road, Herne Bay CT6 5QJ, England
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1 - 10 of 74 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great meal and surroundings. They really pushed the boat out yesterday. They decorated all the chairs and tables and the food and service were second to none as usual. Well done to Kim and all the staff.

Thank Marilyn K
Reviewed 1 week ago

My sister in law booked The Heron as it is conveniently located near her home for a surprise family lunch for my brothers 60th. We arrived early as planned and after buying a drink settled in the beer garden, where there was a lovely new...More

Thank Pat W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth a visit lovely friendly staff nice atmosphere gorgeous food definitely worth a visit best pub in herne bay

Thank Alex R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just popped in for a quick bite before getting our train. Ordered the chicken & bacon baguettes. My God, i was not expecting it to come out as a meal. The baguette was so big they had to cut it in half & the salad,...More

Thank chris d
Reviewed 21 May 2017

We visited to book our wedding spoke to the landlady about what we wanted and then came back on the day to find the room beautifully decorated and perfectly set up for our wedding with a bar, DJ and music and a wonderful selection of...More

Thank jaxl0ve
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Had a lovely Evening meal here last night with the wife and friends to help celebrate my 74th Birthday. Could not fault the food, the service in any way. The Rib Eye steak was one of the best the company had ever tasted. People of...More

Thank 877taff84
Reviewed 20 January 2017

This pub doesn't look all that much from the outside but is rather pleasant inside, with it's 70's/80's feel charm. The staff are welcoming and friendly, and the beer is good. I went on a Thursday and one bar seemed to be mostly for pub...More

Thank Derek B
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed an excellent Sunday roast here, a good selection of meats and vegetables - which between us we tried an assortment. All very good. Nice friendly little pub and very reasonably priced. Only criticism would be the dining chairs could do with a revamp! 🍽🍷😉

Thank louiserr273
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Toilets are so bad hand dryer in the men's would take about an hour to fully dry ou hands they are just filthy in there maybe a revamp is needed ;) new hand dryer essential

Thank Legend R
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Brilliant evening with wonderful food and great company all round a great special evening. Thank you Kim xx

Thank David H
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smatt12
do you allow dogs in the pub area?
12 May 2017|
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Response from Legend R | Reviewed this property |
I have seen dogs in the pub a few times so your answer is yes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Heron Station Road, Herne Bay CT6 5QJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Herne Bay
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 657818
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