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Gomshall Lane, Shere, Guildford GU5 9HE, England
+44 1483 202168
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“dover sole” (17 reviews)
“scallops” (36 reviews)
“lamb” (24 reviews)
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Gomshall Lane, Shere, Guildford GU5 9HE, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I took my father for a 91st birthday lunch celebration. It was an excellent choice. The ambience and setting are lovely. The service was outstanding and the food delicious. We particularly appreciated the fact that they managed very well the dietary requirements...More

1  Thank Belinda_Hudson
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just two of us this visit but the food was great as always. Love this place. Short but wide variety on the menu. Always fresh. The bread is so tasty. Great wine to go with great food. Please give this place a go if you...More

Thank Marian F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here with some friends for lunch and although the food is still very nice it is expensive and I no longer feel it offers the same value for money as the bill quickly racks up, I did find the charge for a few potatoes...More

Thank Oldcolonial
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to celebrate my husband's birthday . Starters excellent scallops well cooked. Then had lemon sole beautifully cooked and the lamb with a lovely tomato sauce. Service very attentive. But the star was the lovely warm bread at the start.

Thank georgina h
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had an anniversary dinner here on a hot summers night, sitting underneath the great oak tree, listening to the fountain tinkling in the pond. Food was wonderful. Service great.

Thank Annelize K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was really good and the service was excellent. The restaurant décor is very English and cosy.

Thank Zillah N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A pretty little restaurant set in the Surrey Hills dating back to 17th Century. Good service and menu.

1  Thank janbrown21
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Graceful atmosphere with charm, silver service, delicious food and fine wines I have celebrated my 50th birthday here and is an ideal location for couples, reunions and even wedding anniversaries

Thank 428ivan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited on a Saturday evening and were aware there was two sittings so we would need to vacate the table...but it was like a speed eating competition. The restaurant is not cheap but the service and quality of the food does not justify the...More

4  Thank Denise C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had high expectations based on previous reviews and booked for a Saturday night. The setting is lovely and we were able to have pre dinner drinks outside on a pleasantly warm evening. Service was efficient, professional and very friendly. Frankly the problem was with...More

Thank Trencherman1000
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9 March 2018|
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Response from Dena R | Reviewed this property |
Hi, There is no dress code so go as you like (within reason of course) and enjoy!
Mark C
24 January 2018|
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Response from Paul B | Property representative |
Yes we can caterer for large parties up to 50 guests Please give us a call at the restaurant to discus your requirements Paul
Bruce B
13 October 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$46 - US$72
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
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12:00 - 14:00
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12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gomshall Lane, Shere, Guildford GU5 9HE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Guildford  >  Shere
  • Phone Number: +44 1483 202168
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Kinghams situated in Shere offers imaginative cuisine in a 17th century setting. Creative use of high quality ingredients from local suppliers and farms. Artistic presentation, attention to detail and friendly, welcoming service. Kinghams offers a heated gazebo and al-fresco dining in the summer months.
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