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The White Lion Restaurant and Bar

€€ - €€€, Pizza, British
57 High Street, Tenterden TN30 6BD, England
+44 1580 765077
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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“pizza” (88 reviews)
“steak” (40 reviews)
“chateaubriand” (5 reviews)
Opens in 11 min
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Bar, Pizza, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
57 High Street, Tenterden TN30 6BD, England
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1 - 10 of 476 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Me and my partner went for an evening meal and the service & food was amazing. The staff were friendly and helpful. They didn't rush us but were always there when we needed them. We will continue to return, as we have recently moved to...More

Thank Hannah B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved our meal here. The service was amazing - they couldn't do enough and were very attentive. The food was great too - half price steak!! The highlight really was the brownie pudding though. Could not fault it, just incredible.

Thank 343lydia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As a surprise for my birthday my fiance booked a night at the White Lion. Not disappointed. Great selection of beers and wine a varied and interesting menu and beautiful rooms. I will definitely return

Thank Capnsi
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were attending the Tenterden Folk Festival 2017. Having just arrived we decided to book a table at the White Lion which would be convenient for us after the first concert. The evening meal was lovely, the atmosphere appropriately English County hotel and the food...More

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked a table for 6 and service was prompt, polite and very cordial. Food arrived together, was hot, very tasty and of excellent quality. Desserts were also very good

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The White Lion has a great atmosphere and has a wonderful wood fired Pizza oven serving perfect Pizza! The base was crispy thin & the toppings fresh & tasty. Probably the best Pizza outside of Italy!

Thank Neil H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at The White Lion overnight - well appointed room though the shower was a bit of a struggle for my tall husband as the ceiling was rather low. Our evening meal and drink were great and breakfast was perfect. All the staff were very...More

Thank judithclark
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Lovely for ladies that lunch. Had to wait ages for coffee though. Were able to sit outside and watch the world go by.

Thank Carole E
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

I love this place, their pizza is absolutely fantastic - super thin crust with great toppings. It takes a while to arrive but that's to be expected. I can also vouch for the brownie and banoffee pie.

Thank HazelLeaves
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Visited for an important birthday. So disappointed. The staff were friendly and pleasant but the meal took a very long time to arrive. When it did it was on the whole a great disappointment. The fish sharing platter was good except for the bread which...More

Thank knittingnanny2016
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Questions & Answers
20 November 2016|
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Response from WhiteLion-Manager | Property representative |
Hi, ideally, yes, as we are expecting a very busy weekend, being Tenterden's Christmas Fayre. As an alternative, we serve the same menu in the bar but don't reserve tables there. We look forward to seeing you, please let me... More
Anna D
1 April 2015|
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Response from Margaret W | Reviewed this property |
Yes Labradors are allowed in the bar area and the food is excellent.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 High Street, Tenterden TN30 6BD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Tenterden
  • Phone Number: +44 1580 765077
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