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The Red Cow

€€ - €€€, British
12 Moat Sole, Sandwich CT13 9AU, England
+44 1304 613399
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“lamb shank” (8 reviews)
“sunday roast” (8 reviews)
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Bar, British
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12 Moat Sole, Sandwich CT13 9AU, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Welcome not a good one. Table in garden covered in bird poo. Arrived a Sunday at 1:30 all roast dinners had sold out. Very limited menu left. Waited 30 minutes still no food, so enquired why was there a delay as we could see other...More

Thank goodiesKent
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Called in at the last minute to see if they could fit us in for Sunday Lunch they were very obliging, we decided to sit in the lovely garden to have our lunch, had a really nice Roast Beef dinner so filling could not manage...More

Thank pauline746
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Absolutely awful experience. On arrival I was greeted in the most unwelcoming manner from the man behind the bar (Barry I believe his name is). I immediately felt intimidated by his manner. It was my first time in this pub and I was hoping to...More

6  Thank stash0402
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

I have eaten here a few times now and the food is just lovely. All home cooked and fresh. Well worth a visit to this very friendly pub in sandwich.

Thank Rebecca B
Reviewed 5 April 2018

There are good ploughmans lunches and great ones. This was great! Lovely mature cheddar cheese with a delicious salad, pickles and wonderful fresh bread. The beer was Timothy Taylor and was excellent.

Thank MichaelMacartney
Reviewed 6 March 2018

We have visited the red cow 5 times now for lunch and dinner, (voting with our feet) on our first dinner visit I went for the Cottage Pie, it was a toss up between this and the Steak and Stilton Pie which was on special,...More

1  Thank Uffizzi
Reviewed 4 March 2018

We had a family evening out here. Initially only one person serving until a friend ? helped her out! The service was excellent - the food was really nice and with good beer and a pleasant atmosphere I would definatley go back. Well done to...More

Thank GrantSandybay
Reviewed 4 February 2018

A bit spit and sawdust in appearance but the food was very good and the staff excellent. Worth a visit for a good lunch

Thank rochester604
Reviewed 27 January 2018

We came here on a Friday night in November. It wasn't busy at all and the people who were there were smiley and friendly. Staff were friendly and welcoming. We both ordered a pie from the specials board. After about 15 minutes the food arrived...More

Thank steph252016
Reviewed 9 January 2018

We had lunch here and it was great. The food was clearly freshly made and the pie especially was just chunks of meat. The staff were so friendly and helpful whilst clearly being really busy. Def. recommend eating here.

Thank tonyofnapiernz
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12 November 2017|
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Response from Scott g | Reviewed this property |
For two
Susan K
21 August 2016|
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Response from Nicola H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we pre-booked a table for 21 of us!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Bar, British
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Moat Sole, Sandwich CT13 9AU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Sandwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1304 613399
The Red Cow dates back to the 14th century . It is a traditional family run black and white pub with a beer garden offering home cooked food, traditional Sunday lunch and real ales.
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