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The Granville

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The Granville Faussett Hill | Lower Hardres, Canterbury CT4 7AL, England
+44 1227 700402
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sunday roast” (17 reviews)
“steak” (22 reviews)
“pudding” (18 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
The Granville Faussett Hill | Lower Hardres, Canterbury CT4 7AL, England
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1 - 10 of 316 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

I dined as part of a group. We were scheduled to dine at 7.30pm, but it was 8.30 before we ate. I can't eat gluten so the menu was very restricted. The group were all eating pies so I had the gluten free option, it...More

Thank Graham C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice selection of food on the Sunday lunch menu with a great selection of vegetables. Avoid sitting at the table too close to the kitchen area it gets really hot.More

Thank Ronnie S
Granvillecanterbury, Public Relations Manager at The Granville, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Ronnie S, Thank you for reviewing the Granville, we really appreciate all feedback and are so glad you found there to be a nice selection of food for the Sunday menu. I will definitely pass this feedback on as I know it can get...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sharing platter was plentiful with some amazing choice of food! The autumn game terrine and chorizo jam being a highlight. My chef special of the fillet steak was outstanding and everyone else’s mains followed suit. Great food with great service!More

Thank BackPacker551996
Granvillecanterbury, Public Relations Manager at The Granville, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello BackPacker551996, Thank you for this fantastic review, I have to agree that the sharing platter is a great choice, you get to sample a few different starters this way and the chorizo jam is so delicious! I am so glad you enjoyed the fillet...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came to the Granville with a few friends on a tuesday night having reserved a table. We arrived on time and were promptly seated and got our ordered drinks. It was a buy-one-get-one-free deal on steaks kn a tuesday so me and my friends...More

1  Thank James B
Granvillecanterbury, Public Relations Manager at The Granville, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good morning James B, Thank you for leaving the Granville this review, we honestly take on all the feedback we receive and will make the changes we need to make. If you could email me on mica@beachstreet-restaurants.co.uk i would like to discuss this review further...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited The Granville today and had a lovely lunch. The Manager was extremely helpful and fitted us in last minute which I really wasnt expecting, my wife and friend loved there meal and the beef I had was fantastic and cooked to perfection still a...More

Thank Tony C
Granvillecanterbury, Public Relations Manager at The Granville, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good morning Tony C, Thank you for taking your time in leaving this fantastic review for the Granville, we are so glad our manager was able to fit you into the restaurant on Sunday! I am so happy that your wife and friend enjoyed their...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very pleasant venue with welcoming helpful staff. Service very good. Drinks came straight away and our main course was served about 25 minutes after ordering! Lunch was very well presented. The main course was excellent quality and had nice little touches like extra gravy on...More

Thank John L
Granvillecanterbury, Public Relations Manager at The Granville, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello JohnL, Thank you for leaving the Granville this great review. It is wonderful to hear that you found the staff welcoming and service good. We are glad you enjoyed your time at the Granville, the roast on a Sunday is definitely a must to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I have visited previously in the summer for drinks and finally decided to come for dinner. We took ages to decide because the menu just looks so amazing, we were spoilt for choice! The service was great, everyone went above and beyond...More

Thank kateam91
Granvillecanterbury, Public Relations Manager at The Granville, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Chloe G, Thank you so much for the wonderful 5 star review for the Granville. We are so glad you chose the Granville to dine with and to hear that you couldn't make a quick decision due to too many amazing options. It looks...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We went on Steak Night and had a really lovely meal. Staff were pleasant and obliging and the steak was tender and delicious. Book if you want to go, it's very popular.More

Thank merrycon
Granvillecanterbury, Public Relations Manager at The Granville, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello merrycon, Thank you for the great 5 star review, I have to agree Steak Night is a great night to dine at the Granville. I am so glad you enjoyed your delicious tender steak and that you found the staff obliging and pleasant. You...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The Granville has always been a firm favourite choice for myself and my boyfriend so we decided we would visit again, this time with my 5 year old nephew. The service was fantastic and the waiters were attentive without intruding. However I feel that the...More

Thank Sarah J
Granvillecanterbury, Public Relations Manager at The Granville, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Sarah J, Thank you so much for leaving us this review. I am so glad you found the service fantastic and attentive. I am sorry that you were left disappointed with the menu options, finding them bland and unexciting, we really don't want this....More

Reviewed 14 October 2018

Last night I ordered the Chef's Special , Salmon in a Bag with beans and new potatoes. I was the only one who chose the special. What a mistake. Everyone apart were given their mains. I looked over to the cooking area, only to see...More

Thank torhildyard
Granvillecanterbury, Public Relations Manager at The Granville, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello torhildyard, Thank you for taking your time in leaving us this review, we take all feedback seriously and are extremely sorry about your dining experience. As for the salmon dish, we can only apologise that you was served it twice, the quality of the...More

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DawnOrmerod
21 June 2017|
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Response from munchbunch7561 | Property representative |
Hi there, yes we do take dogs. They are welcome in the bar, the lounge (but not the main dining area), and of course, the garden! we look forward to seeing you. jim
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$36
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 17:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Granville Faussett Hill | Lower Hardres, Canterbury CT4 7AL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 700402
  • E-mail
Description
The Granville is a country pub just a couple of miles from the historic city of Canterbury. The Granville offers real ales, great wines and outstanding food in a relaxed, informal setting, with a beautiful roaring fire at its heart. The emphasis is good, high quality pub food, using fresh produce and cooked with imagination. Mon-Fri we offer a 2 or 3 course set lunch menu for £12.80/ £15.90. We also have full a la carte menu every day, and are open every day.
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