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Globe & Rainbow - CLOSED

Ranters Lane | Kilndown, Cranbrook TN17 2SG, England
+44 1892 890803
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
31 Dec 2016
“Cracking Kentish Pub”
12 Nov 2016
“Average at best”
Restaurant Hours Closed
British, Pub
Ranters Lane | Kilndown, Cranbrook TN17 2SG, England
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21 - 30 of 199 reviews

Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

I went here last night with my fiance and 7 year old daughter. The atmosphere was lovely, staff helpful and friendly. The food was outstanding. Presented beautifully and tasted device. We can't wait to return.

Thank Kim D
Reviewed 4 May 2016

We chose two real ales from the bar and from the lunch menu starters of crab croquette and ham hock terrine, followed by main courses of monk fish scampi with saffron mayonnaise and chips. The terrine was good, but my crab croquettes were in need...More

3  Thank John W
Reviewed 28 April 2016

hi the pub is in a great location and has been refurbished nicely, the problem is I think is the set up. The food is very over priced and far to poncy there are only 4 starters 3 mains and a couple of puddings and...More

2  Thank whippets1
Reviewed 25 April 2016

I went here in February with a group of friends for supper. It is located in a beautiful village in the heart of Kent and although this is a pub, the food was certainly not pub grub. The young chef has enormous talent. I had...More

Thank DSLTunbridgeWells
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Hey a great place to for a fantastic meal or a quiet drink , Chef Matt , very passionate about his cooking , his food really enjoyable , all staff on the premisses are very chatty & accommedating ....

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 24 April 2016

After being greeted by Jamie and our drinks order taken we were shown to our table. The restaurant was buzzing, the menu absolutely delightful - what to choose? Delicious monkfish and halibut but plenty of room left for gorgeous dessert. A bit of a delay...More

Thank Jane S
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

So nice to find an independent pub serving exceptionally good food with an individual menu. Caring discrete and unobtrusive service. We were four adults and two young children after a day at Bedgebury Pinetum. All satisfied. Thankyou.

Thank BobJaggs
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

This by any means is a London standard Michelin star type restaurant. Amazing service and beautifully tasting and presented food.

Thank Jane1954310
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Lunch at the Globe and Rainbow a small country gastro-pub in the heart of the Kent countryside. A fairly small cozy dining room with a bar attached overlooks a lovely valley and there are BBQs on the outside terrace to be had in the summer....More

Thank scarfman
Reviewed 10 March 2016

Odd visit really. Recommended by friends. Service was distant. No chat. No connections. Perfunctory. Restaurant was completely lacking in atmosphere. Like an old school cafeteria. Stark wooden tables on wooden floors where every footstep clip clopped and resonated round the room. Food was delightful ........More

4  Thank David G
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Restaurant Details

British, Pub
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ranters Lane | Kilndown, Cranbrook TN17 2SG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Cranbrook
  • Phone Number: +44 1892 890803
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