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Gomshall Lane, Shere, Guildford GU5 9HE, England
+44 1483 202168
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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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 wife and I celebrated our 48th wedding anniversary last Wednesday. The restaurant has a cosy feel to it with it's wooden beams and central fireplace. The food was good, although my wife's wild duck was a little tough. The waitresses were friendly and their...More

Thank Graham B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here for a really special occasion on a weekend away. At first I was a little bit annoyed that we had specifically requested a table by the fireplace for certain reasons, but when we turned up we were put in a weird drafty...More

Thank sophies133
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This review is more about the staff rather than the food. We visit regularly and if I wrote a review everytime it would be the same. The restaurant is excellent. The food is so good and the service is 5 star. What I wanted to...More

Thank kim p
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I ate here recently with friends on a Friday evening. The food is very good, and there's a good range of dishes on the menu, but portions aren't too big and prices are a bit on the high side, especially when you consider that no...More

Thank WorldTraveller1313
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent quality tasty food, brilliant atmosphere and location, professional and friendly service. Would recommend to all. Consistently very good as previous visits.

Thank mc m
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very busy, not too long to wait for our courses so that was good. Short but varied menu and some fish specials- the skate wing had sold out before 8pm. Steak was good, but peripherals were expensive for what you get. We'll go back for...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Anniversary dinner a memorable occasion. This place has wonderful staff, superb service and lovely food. The wine list is also sensibly priced. Highly recommended but do be sure to book well in advance.

Thank TJD744
Reviewed 2 October 2018

This lovely English cottage restaurant served exquisite food, beautifully presented and cooked to perfection. A delicious seasonal menu served by wonderful waiting staff. Old English traditional decor with good ambience and located in the beautiful village of Shere. Would highly recommend. Other points to mention:...More

Thank Ruth A
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Beautiful outside seating amid a cozy garden setting. Great menu, delicious food and excellent staff.

Thank Nattysimps
Reviewed 22 September 2018

We had a good meal, as we have always had whenever we have visited this restaurant. I can't help feeling though that they should offer something better than a cafetiere for finishing off one's meal. So many of us nowadays are into a whole variety...More

Thank MAG900
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Questions & Answers
18 October 2018|
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Response from Ruth A | Reviewed this property |
As previous answer I’m not sure, possibly from the street there is wheelchair access but it is quite an old cottage style building with steps, some inside to toilets I think. But the bonus is the staff are very helpful as... More
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$45 - US$70
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
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
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12:00 - 14:00
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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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