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The Walnut Tree

) #36 of 242 Restaurants in Maidstone €€ - €€€ , British,
Yalding Hill, Maidstone ME18 6JB, England
+44 1622 814266
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sea bass” (6 reviews)
“linguine” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Value
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LOCATION
Yalding Hill, Maidstone ME18 6JB, England
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1 - 10 of 158 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Me and my partner have been to so many resturants but this one has topped it. Firstly the staff are so lovely, helpful and polite. Secondly, the premises was spotless and had a romantic touch of candles and flowers on the table.lastly, the food was...More

Thank livvy192
Reviewed yesterday

On holiday with my husband in this area of Kent and looking for a suitable lunchtime billet, we were attracted by the lovely display of hanging baskets and floral tubs which adorned the pub's facade. I suppose the fact that we couldn't park in the...More

Thank ann0955
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Driven past a couple of times recently, a quick check of recent reviews and decided to visit. Got to say one of the best meals we have had in ages, my other half is French and knows her food and this was exceptional and at...More

Thank Dave H
JoBissett, Owner at The Walnut Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

So pleased you enjoyed your visit to us and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is under new management/ownership and we were impressed. Quality and potions were good service was very good. We have used this pub a few times and it was okay to good now it is worthy visiting. Well done we shall be back. Menu is...More

Thank geoffreykenward
JoBissett, Owner at The Walnut Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your kind review 😊 Glad you had a good time with us...hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely friendly staff and food was excellent specially the open steak baguette and mussels.well worth a visit

Thank Jill M
JoBissett, Owner at The Walnut Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

So glad you enjoyed your visit. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Yalding to celebrate our Anniversary it's a beautiful old Building with low beams & a lot of original features a big open fireplace The restaurant looks lovely see pics.. We arrived at 3.40pm 10 minutes too late to order food but Sean...More

1  Thank Envrmity
JoBissett, Owner at The Walnut Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your kind review! It was lovely to meet you both ☺Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came to Kent to visit family and it was our last day here, me and my family went to two places before we came here the staff we're a delight and really pleasant, the food was amazing haven't had a meal out like this for...More

1  Thank Emily F
JoBissett, Owner at The Walnut Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind review. So glad you enjoyed your meals and had a lovely evening with us! Hope to welcome you back soon :-)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good selection of both food and drinks, nice local ales. Had the open steak baguette and it was to die for, really well presented too. Not to mention the really friendly and attentive staff! 10/10

1  Thank Thomas R
JoBissett, Owner at The Walnut Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review. The open steak baguette is fast becoming a favourite! Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best Sunday roasts I have had beautifully cooked lamb and roast potatoes to die look forward to the food here now under new ownership. Top marks

1  Thank Caz B
JoBissett, Owner at The Walnut Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

So glad you enjoyed your meal! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 11 July 2017

thought we would just go out and the restaurant was very pleasant staff and food, understand willsoon have new chef will visit again and recommend to others

1  Thank 634lane
JoBissett, Owner at The Walnut Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your lovely review..Hope to see you again soon!

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erinmurrell
5 August 2016|
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Response from Patricia J | Reviewed this property |
There is parking at the back of the pub and parking in the road at the side of the pub
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familyfromcheshire
29 May 2016|
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Response from Kelseywatts | Property representative |
Yes we do allow dogs to be in the bar area where food can be ordered!
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Martin T
24 May 2015|
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Response from Justa & Anna | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is open on tuesday
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Yalding Hill, Maidstone ME18 6JB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Maidstone
  • Phone Number: +44 1622 814266
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