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North Pole

€€ - €€€, British,
434 Red Hill, Wateringbury ME18 5BJ, England
+44 1622 812721
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“beef” (15 reviews)
“ice cream” (11 reviews)
“pie” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
434 Red Hill, Wateringbury ME18 5BJ, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Another lovely Sunday lunch at the North Pole, again a very busy restaurant and the staff worked hard. Turkey, beef or pork and a great selection of vegetables too. They provided gluten free gravy too for our friend. Can highly recommend if you want a...More

Thank Marion N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to this pub for a traditional English pub experience when on holiday from Australia. I got that and more, lovely welcoming and friendly staff, amazing food for all 4 of us and compliments on the beer too. Beautiful old pub but beautifully updated and...More

1  Thank Holty2018
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Our taxi driver from Maidstone dropped us off at the wrong pub, east of here, so we called him back. We drove along the narrow North Pole Lane for at least a mile to where the North Pole pub is to be found on Red...More

Thank oldrambler62
Reviewed 27 November 2017

If like me, you have a big appetite and like great home cooked food with a good service, then you will enjoy a carvery dinner at the North Pole. We booked for 2.30pm and had a very nice table in the bar area with a...More

Thank Richard P
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Went into pub on a Monday night to eat. Stood at the bar and we were completely ignored by the bar staff who had her back to us. When she finally acknowledged us she told us in a rude manner to go to the other...More

2  Thank RayBe68
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Amazing welcome from the "landlady", made us at home strait away. Staff were just as pleasant and very efficient. Food was served hot, well cooked and with a smile. Prices were reasonable and average for the area. We will definitely return.

Thank bobgoodsir
Reviewed 10 November 2017

With every table appearing to be occupied we thought we might be out of luck this time but we were cheerfully found a table for two by the waitress. My husband ALWAYS orders the cod and chips and as usual moist fish in crispy batter...More

Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Bit of a queuey bun fight but very tasty Carvery. Meat good but not great. Nice premises nice people. Great place to take a bunch of grandchildren as very family friendly.

1  Thank Laurence F
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We have been recommended the North Pole by a few of our friends so decided to have a family Sunday lunch there were 8 of us altogether we booked for the 2.30 sitting it was Very busy as was a lovely sunny day we did...More

Thank Gillandbernie
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Great Sunday roast is served here! Often gets quite busy but cannot fault the food or the price, staff are always attentive and friendly! Nice place to come when your feeling lazy on a Sunday and don't want to cook!

Thank Emmaalex123
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Jacqui S
28 September 2017|
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Response from Hypnodymo | Reviewed this property |
I am only a customer you need to ask the owners what they are providing for Christmas.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 434 Red Hill, Wateringbury ME18 5BJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Wateringbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1622 812721
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