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Botolphs Bridge Inn Pub & Restaurant

) #1 of 2 Restaurants in West Hythe $$ - $$$ , British,
Botolphs Bridge Road | Lympne, West Hythe CT21 4NL, England
+44 1303 267346
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good20%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“cheesecake” (13 reviews)
“liver” (9 reviews)
“fillet steak” (9 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Botolphs Bridge Road | Lympne, West Hythe CT21 4NL, England
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1 - 10 of 368 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited Botolphs Bridge Inn today for lunch and were not disappointed. We received a friendly welcome and enjoyed a delicious meal. There was an extensive menu and all meals were freshly prepared. The stuffed chicken and beef lasagne were lovely. Did not have room...More

Thank Betty D
Botolphs B, Owner at Botolphs Bridge Inn Pub & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello, It was a delight to see you here yesterday, I'm so pleased you decided to visit us whilst down in this part of Kent .... I hope you had a nice drive round the coastal areas when you left us. Thank you taking time...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Went there Saturday 17th on the off chance , lovely pint of Stella , well kept cellar , partner had a nice sparkling rose , staff were very helpful and the service excellent without any body being to imposing , ambience and back drop views...More

Thank movaco81
Botolphs B, Owner at Botolphs Bridge Inn Pub & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello, May I first apologise for the delay in replying to your lovely review. I'm delighted you enjoyed your recent visit here, so much so you wanted to write on TA to let us know, this is truly appreciated, and I will pass your comments...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Went into Botolphs today for a beer. Couldn't get to the bar because a member of staff sprawled across the bar... on the customers side! she was texting. An empty plate of food by her elbow. When she finally left there were bits of food...More

1  Thank David P
Botolphs B, Owner at Botolphs Bridge Inn Pub & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello, We are writing in reply to your recent review, your third poor opinion you have put on TA about us. Firstly, we would like to say we were incredibly busy that lunch with people coming into eat, we were also one member of staff...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a good time here lovely food and good beer very enjoyable many thanks it was a good time had by all of us

Thank nickrundquist
Botolphs B, Owner at Botolphs Bridge Inn Pub & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Delighted you enjoyed your time with us recently, so much so you wrote your lovely review here on TA .... thank you! We look forward to seeing you again soon. Regards Mandy (Landlady)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worth finding. Parking can be a little tight but overall worth the trip along. Comfortable place to eat. View of the zoo in the distance across open fields. Traditional pub food, at the moment they have "Fish Friday" that is good value. Food is fine....More

Thank Just_the_cook
Botolphs B, Owner at Botolphs Bridge Inn Pub & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for taking time to write your review. I'm delighted you enjoyed your time here, and took advantage of our Fish Fryday offer. Regarding the cigarette comment I will be making further enquiries, but apologise for this happening as it is not something...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I recently visited this establishment with my Fiancé and 2 very close friends for a meal on a Saturday evening. Having booked in advance our table was ready and waiting upon arrival. After ordering drinks at the bar we were seated and handed our menus....More

Thank Sarah H
Botolphs B, Owner at Botolphs Bridge Inn Pub & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Wow, what an amazing review ..... many thanks for taking time to write your lovely words here on TA. We're delighted you and your friends had a delicious meal here recently, so much so you wanted to share your views on this site. Reading...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for a really lovely evening and meal. We visited recently with friends and were well looked after both at the bar and the table. For the first time in a while I had the fillet steak...my was I glad, it was...More

1  Thank Parx2012
Botolphs B, Owner at Botolphs Bridge Inn Pub & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, May I thank you for taking time to write your great review. I'm so happy you enjoyed your recent visit here, and you loved our amazing home cooked food. I hope we'll see you again soon. Regards Mandy (Landlady)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hadn’t been to the area for many years but I always remembered this pub fondly after some fun times in the past so thought we would give it a go for lunch. It’s a traditional pub with classic interior that was probably the same as...More

Thank AG_Man_12
Botolphs B, Owner at Botolphs Bridge Inn Pub & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, I'm glad you decided to return here having, as you say, not been for a few years. Having owned our lovely Inn for over 12 years now and maintaining the standards of our delicious home cooked food, it's good to know that customers like...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled across this little gem for lunch after visiting Cinderalla Farm. Friendly, happy, smiley staff and amazing food. What more could you want. Definitely recommend

Thank ReyReyw
Botolphs B, Owner at Botolphs Bridge Inn Pub & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, We'd like to thank you for taking time to write your amazing comments about our lovely Inn which we've owned for over 12 years now. We hope to see you again sometime when you're next in the area. Kind regards Mandy (Landlady)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The wife, myself and my dog arrived at 1230 for an impromptu Sunday lunch. We decided to sit outside as it was a lovely sunny day. The barman was very busy but accommodating. We had a couple of drinks whilst we waited for food. I...More

Thank NuclearMaggot
Botolphs B, Owner at Botolphs Bridge Inn Pub & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, Can I start by apologising for the fruity language coming from our kitchen, it is not something we're proud of and I've spoken to the staff in question, it did however make me smile though when you mentioned Gordon Ramsay and his potty mouth!!...More

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Val B
Hi, do you have rooms available?
7 December 2015|
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Response from Botolphs B | Property representative |
Hello, Sorry for the delay in replying your question only "flagged" up last evening in our email inbox from TripAdvisor. Unfortunately, we do not have any rooms as we are a pub / restaurant and, the only accommodation we... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$23
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 20:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 20:30
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 20:30
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Botolphs Bridge Road | Lympne, West Hythe CT21 4NL, England (Formerly Botolphs Bridge Pub & Restaurant)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  West Hythe
  • Phone Number: +44 1303 267346
  • E-mail
Description
Countryside family run public house with restaurant. On the marsh overlooking lympne zoo with cows and sheep either side of us too in tranquil surroundings. We strive for all who visit, old and young, to have a great experience whether eating or drinking. Cosy log fires in the winter and comfortable outside garden seating for those summer days. Come and visit us as we would love to welcome you here. DOGS WELCOME TOO!!!!
Food Served :12:00-14:45, Eve 6.00-8.30(Tues-Fri)
:5-9 (Sat)5.00-8.00(Sun)

!!!Please note booking in advance is highly recommended to avoid disappointment!!!
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