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Kings Head

€€ - €€€, British,
Woodchurch Road, Shadoxhurst, Ashford TN26 1LQ, England
+44 1233 732243
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“pie” (9 reviews)
“steak” (12 reviews)
“rack of ribs” (2 reviews)
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Woodchurch Road, Shadoxhurst, Ashford TN26 1LQ, England
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1 - 10 of 178 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were recommended to eat here by the owners of Broadhembury Caravan Site and were so pleased that we took their advice. I had the ribs and my wife had the sausages and mash. The meals were served quite quickly and were piping hot. Both...More

Thank Kebebeke
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Very nice meal with my family, the staff were very friendly and attentive. Nice atmosphere with no music and games machines ! We all had different starters and mains , with everything very satisfactory. Good beers and plenty of parking.

1  Thank stephen w
Reviewed 24 September 2018

Food ok but nothing to rave about. The meat pie had a good amount of meat but lacked flavour .Would have liked a little more veg, something other than broccoli which seems to be the default veg in al pub food.

Thank larryandgwendainuk
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Every year we come back with much pleasure. Very nice people, very good food. We’ll be back next year.

Thank BlanceCA
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Went here with my wife and kids (6 and 8) on a Friday night. VERY friendly and welcoming staff. Great atmosphere, lovely, cozy interior. Food was delicious! I had the ribs which were nice and tender, wife and son had mussels (a bit small but...More

1  Thank Benny G
Reviewed 17 August 2018

We were staying at a nearby camp site and went to this pub for an evening meal midweek. We found the menu a bit restricted and my wife and I had the chicken breast which was a bit tough.We noticed a sign which advertised that...More

Thank Geoffrey N
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Various visits with family and couple. Great surroundings, friendly helpful service. Loved the choice of beers and drafts - Spitfire galore (;-) Recommended!

1  Thank LeonardL47
Reviewed 28 June 2018

We were 4 for Dinner. They have a standard Gastro Pub menu, and then a blackboard of specials with lots of Seafood options. All the portions are large, and it's super good value. It's a Shepherd Neame Pub, so great beers. You can sit inside...More

1  Thank 749David
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Quality ingredients, imaginative recipes, freshly prepared, and served on hot plates by friendly staff - Brilliant!

2  Thank rogerwilson1
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

We called in fairly early on a Friday evening completely on spec. We were greeted by Ian, the landlord who showed us round and gave us a brief history of the pub. He also explained the menu and how the ingredients were sourced and cooked....More

2  Thank Privateersman
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 12:00
11:30 - 12:00
11:30 - 12:00
11:30 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Woodchurch Road, Shadoxhurst, Ashford TN26 1LQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Ashford  >  Shadoxhurst
  • Phone Number: +44 1233 732243
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