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The Red Cow

) #13 of 37 Restaurants in Sandwich $$ - $$$ , British
12 Moat Sole, Sandwich CT13 9AU, England
+44 1304 613399
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good24%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“lamb shank” (7 reviews)
“sunday roast” (7 reviews)
“burger” (6 reviews)
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Bar, British
$$ - $$$
12 Moat Sole, Sandwich CT13 9AU, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Beer good, food reasonable, bar staff splendid and garden wonderful often hosting good live music. As the poor-house where hemp and old recovered ropes were made into new rope (at the Ropewalk at the end of the road) it was a failure - it ran...More

Thank tonytaleweaver
Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in for a lunchtime drink and meal . Beer was fine , asked for a Pimms on a warm summers day , we were told that apparently they only have fruit at the weekend ,so they could,nt offer or make us this drink ....More

1  Thank thevillanchris
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good choice of beers but the quality of food was poor. We visited at a busy time so expected the service to be slow but the waitress made a mistake with the order and tried to blame the kitchen staff. I wouldn't go back.

Thank PCC48
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just popped in for a drink and surprised to find Boltmaker rather than Landlord which everyone thinks is all that Timothy Taylors' do. Attractive pub in an attractive town.

Thank invisible2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

only went in this pub for one pint but was a great pub.the guy who i think was the manager was very nice and friendly.was asking him about how many pubs in sandwich he got me a map and told me about sandwich.what a great...More

Thank davidRustington
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not sure a pub should be campaigning during an election. The large poster for UKIP on the gate of the beer garden told me that people like me are not welcome here.

3  Thank daveyn_kent
Reviewed 9 June 2017

We love the welcome we receive in The Red Cow from Nina and Bas. They always remember us even though we only visit for a few days every six months when we are in sandwich. The pub atmosphere is great, the food is fab and...More

1  Thank LucindaSue
Reviewed 19 March 2017

visited with my wifes cousins we all had lamb shanks ,very well cooked the other three had a sweet but myself being diabetic asked for cheese and biscuits the said no chance very disappointed as there the co op right next door could have just...More

Thank johncastle46
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

A good selection of local real ales. Spent a pleasant evening in there. Bar staff very welcoming - will return.

Thank s-p-nottingham
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We had just arrived into sandwich so everything was bit knew to us we went for a drink and a sandwich. The sandwiches were very nice and the staff friendly and helpful.

Thank Lewis B
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Susan K
21 August 2016|
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Response from Nicola H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we pre-booked a table for 21 of us!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Bar, British
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Moat Sole, Sandwich CT13 9AU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Sandwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1304 613399
The Red Cow dates back to the 14th century . It is a traditional family run black and white pub with a beer garden offering home cooked food and real ales.
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