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The White Lion Restaurant and Bar

57 High Street, Tenterden TN30 6BD, England
+44 1580 765077
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (109 reviews)
“steak” (48 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Pizza, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
57 High Street, Tenterden TN30 6BD, England
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1 - 10 of 581 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had an really enjoyable meal at the white lion food was great and did not have too wait long and our waitress Daniella was amazing nothing was too much trouble

Thank Sunshine48981259482
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Here for lunch on a Saturday while waiting to check in. Was very busy and had to wait over 30 minutes after ordering before our food arrived but the pizza was very good. Somewhat a bit on the pricey side compared to the food we...More

Thank charlotterV5551FB
Reviewed 6 days ago

Stopped here for a light lunch very good service. Nice atmosphere would visit again and would recommend to others

Thank Jean B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped in on off chance on Sunday and we both decided on the Sunday roast. We both opted for the beef which was delicious. The beef was cooked to perfection and accompanied by cabbage, roast potatoes, honey roast carrots (possibly the best ever), honey roast...More

Thank nigfigroll
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a superb roast dinner today at this lovely pub. Unlike other pubs who may offer cheaper Sunday roasts (quantity instead of quality!!), the White Lion serves really good quality food which was all cooked perfectly. It was just the right amount too. The beef...More

1  Thank Max W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the White Lion on Monday with my friend. It was quite quiet and the staff were very attentive and friendly. The waitress, Ellie, got me a box to take home my pizza, which was great because I couldn’t finish it. Will definitely be...More

1  Thank Jack E
WhiteLion-Manager, General Manager at The White Lion Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for this great review. I especially appreciate that you have pointed out that Ellie was great. I will ensure she receives this praise and is rewarded. I look forward to your next visit to us. Fraser

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pucker Sunday roast! Nice relaxed atmosphere, friendly staff, overall fab experience, lovely food. Good price too.More

1  Thank brendabrandy410
WhiteLion-Manager, General Manager at The White Lion Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Im so glad you enjoyed your Sunday Roast with us. We do receive lots of praise around our roasts but its always welcome to get a great review on Trip Advisor. I will feedback this praise to our chefs. I look forward to your next...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to the White Lion because we’d read reviews saying it was dog friendly, which it was. But it took nearly an hour for our light lunch food order to arrive. When it did the steak sandwich had very little meat in it and...More

Thank RobY324
WhiteLion-Manager, General Manager at The White Lion Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I am very sorry that on this occasion we have let you down and in doing so would like to make a sincere apology to you. It is never acceptable to wait so long for your food and for it then to not meet your...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve stayed at the White Lion for the last few days this week. The room I stayed in was very comfortable and and kept clean. I met the the manager and he really made me feel very welcome. I was there on business and ate...More

1  Thank fifip1972
WhiteLion-Manager, General Manager at The White Lion Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for this wonderful review. I was very pleased to meet you and look forward to your next visit to us. Fraser

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

See my review of the hotel also but I will add check on the special offers they have we had half price steak night and the next night was 2 for 1 pizza made in the oven on site which you can watch. Recommend

1  Thank Wildlife_traveller
WhiteLion-Manager, General Manager at The White Lion Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for this great review we have the steak night offer for 2-1 steaks on every Tuesday and 2-1 pizza runs Mon-Friday 12-7pm. I look forward to your next visit to us. Fraser

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dollyfoll
November 20, 2016|
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Response from WhiteLion-Manager | Property representative |
Hi, ideally, yes, as we are expecting a very busy weekend, being Tenterden's Christmas Fayre. As an alternative, we serve the same menu in the bar but don't reserve tables there. We look forward to seeing you, please let me... More
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Anna D
April 1, 2015|
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Response from Margaret W | Reviewed this property |
Yes Labradors are allowed in the bar area and the food is excellent.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$26
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Monday
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 High Street, Tenterden TN30 6BD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Tenterden
  • Phone Number: +44 1580 765077
  • E-mail
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