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The Black Horse

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Fiddling Lane | Monks Horton, Ashford TN25 6AP, England
+44 1303 812182
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Today
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great service, lovely food. Well priced food and drink. The duck was cooked very well. Large portions. Outstanding building and location with a good garden for the kids to play in.

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Thank Andrew W
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have just got back from a very good Sunday lunch at the Black Horse. It is the first time I have been there and consider it a "find", though clearly it is very popular and I can see why. The welcome was very cheery and the Italian owner could not have been friendlier. We were going to have a starter... More 

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Thank 5E8A5TIAN_MELMOTH
Ashford, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely ambience , staff very friendly , Italian food excellent , just watch when offered anything , you pay for the lot including vegetables , where normally they are included. Worth a visit if you like good home cooked Italian dishes .

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Thank movaco81
Ashford, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Was invited to this pub for Christmas 3 Course Dinner with a Glass of Wine. And the Starters were lovely, nice and hot in temperature, pumpkin soup and opted for mains Salmon Fillet perfectly cooked with a lovely fish Sauce. The Vegetables served were all seasonal and lovely to Eat. I had Christmas pudding with lots of flavouring and served... More 

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Thank Paul H
Ashford, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Went in a party of 6 for a lunch mid week. Starters a bit overpriced for what you got. I chose belly pork from the Specials board. Loads of vegetables supplied for the table. Best belly pork I have had. Dessert choice was vast - had a mixture of 2 as could not decide. Drinks reasonably priced compared to many... More 

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Thank GMutt10
Ashford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

Went here for a roast with the family today based on trip advisor reviews, well really wished I hadn't staff didn't let us sit down before wanting our drinks order, starters are £7:99 each! Roast was the worst I've ever had out and my family and I eat out at least twice a week, they serve all the food including... More 

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2 Thank Wendy O
Ashford, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

We decided to try here after reading the reviews on trip advisor a local family run company offering a carvery reviews made it sound lovely!!!!! We arrived at 12 on Sunday they had just opened and we were the first ones through the door a group of staff was around the bar some in front some behind a lady looked... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

Had a fabulous meal here with family on a Thursday evening in November 2016. Excellent and friendly service. The food (with a very extensive menu) was excellent. There were seven of us and we made a variety of different choices and all of us agreed that our meals were extremely good. We had starters, main meal and desserts and everyone... More 

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Thank AnnieM27
Hothfield, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Fabulous value for money, perfectly cooked with wonderful service! The desserts are divine, remember to leave room for one!

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Thank Jane C
Kent, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

A family run pub who do a decent Sunday lunch. Friendly and efficient service on. Sunday. Good honest pub food in a traditional English pub.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$25
Cuisine
Italian, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fiddling Lane | Monks Horton, Ashford TN25 6AP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Ashford
  • Phone Number: +44 1303 812182

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?