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The Spitfire

€€ - €€€, British,
1 Liberty Square | Kings Hill, West Malling ME19 4AU, England
+44 1732 220754
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good25%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible14%
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“ciabatta” (3 reviews)
“veggie burger” (2 reviews)
“sunday roast” (7 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1 Liberty Square | Kings Hill, West Malling ME19 4AU, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Spitfire has been under new management for a little while and the improvements made since Chris and his team took over have been amazing. The food is excellent. I’ve eaten here quite frequently and have never had a bad meal. Their Sunday lunch is...More

Thank LondonPudner
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a surprise, for a large place Staff welcoming and friendly, food is totally acceptable and well presented for a place of this size.

Thank kicken55
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice place full of nostalgia of the old ww2 Airfield just for the purist this is where the first military jet broke the record from the USA to the uk back in the year dot . The place is not bad but can be a...More

Thank Harvy B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first visit to the pub and we really enjoyed our meal. Portion sizes were fantastic, but had to share dessert as didn't have much room left. Staff were all friendly and the lady who served us (Camilla) was a star! I will...More

Thank Lucy W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Took the family for sunday lunch. The starters were tasty and nicely presented. The main course was delicious and huge. Pudding was very good. Good beer and quality wine. The service was excellant and fast. Camilla (spelling?) was our waitress and she was polite, patient...More

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Called in after shopping for coffee & tea also ordered bacon rolls, service was very good made to feel welcome. Drinks brought to table and food cooked fresh. Nice atmosphere

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

The potential is all there with the spitfire, it just needs a little bit of TLC, a lick of paint, some new furniture and carpets would do wonders for this place. I enjoyed the food however ordering a sandwich the top slice of bread fell...More

Thank martyn_dudley
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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We had our wedding reception at The Spitfire after a recommendation from a friend. From the day we phoned up until the day after our wedding we've had nothing but help and support from the manager and friendly staff. The food was lovely, the venue...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

There is a nickname for this pub with locals & it's not nice. But in the past year the new manager has change things & the food there now is great. The staff turnover is less & it's nice to see the same faces now...More

Thank Snowball71
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

We visited the Spitfire on Sunday after a friend had recommended their roast dinners to us. After a short wait we were presented with a table full of food; Roast Pork, Potatoes, Vegetables, Cauliflower Cheese amongst other side dishes and it was splendid! Our local...More

Thank SJ_2302
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1 March 2017|
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Response from Spitfiremanagers | Property representative |
We do have a car park at the back of our pub.
Ian M
16 February 2017|
Response from Spitfiremanagers | Property representative |
Hi Ian, We currently have whitstable bay pale ale, hog island, spitfire gold. From next week we will have whitsable bay pale, spitfire, bishops finger. Master brew may be on at the end of the week. We also sell oranjeboom... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Television, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Liberty Square | Kings Hill, West Malling ME19 4AU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  West Malling
  • Phone Number: +44 1732 220754
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