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The White Hart

Worthgate Place, Canterbury CT1 2QX, England
01227 765091
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Ranked #43 of 283 restaurants in Canterbury
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Pub
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Most recent review
- Jul 30, 2014
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
london
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 NEW

We booked a table here for 10 people for a birthday celebration. The guy who runs this place is really friendly and enthusiastic (in a good way!).He's recently taken over the running of it and you can tell he really enjoys it. We had lovely food, with a special mention for the gorgeous home made pies. Lovely beer garden and... More

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Whitstable, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

What a find, a gorgeous old inn that does amazing food, with a huge beer garden, child and dog friendly in a quiet but picturesque part of the city. I and my friends loved it here. Perfect spot for a lazy Sunday birthday lunch. Big thank you to the staff, we will return!

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Friendly young barman, bright spacious pub, we visited on a Monday lunchtime and it was fairly quiet.The food consisted of the usual pub fare and was good rather than exceptional. I had the steak and ale pie with vegetables,followed by good cheese board all at a reasonable price. Decent red wine by the glass and the coffee was particulary good.... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

I go to the white hart inn a lot, myself and my friends love it there great food good choice of drink also very kind and awesome staff.

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Medway, Kent
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83 reviews 83 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Shepherd Neame pub off the beaten track. Large, green and pleasant if unremarkable beer garden - pub claims it is the largest in Canterbury, and this may well be true. As the pub is away from the centre, and is quite roomy, getting a table doesn't appear to be a problem. The beer garden is next to a green, so... More

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Whitby, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Travelling with a group of friends cycling from Paris to Nottingham, we needed a dog friendly pub close to our route. This place was chosen by friends who wanted to meet our team and all I can say is what great taste they have. The White Hart were so welcoming to us all and our dogs, the food was good... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

A team of 3 cycling from Paris-Nottingham, to raise money for dog charity, Picked this pub for every one to meet and have a meal, Well what a good choice, the food was very good, hot and tasty, water for dogs, and they could not do enough for us, very nice feel to the pub, would recommend to any one... More

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Cheshire
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38 reviews 38 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

We were looking for somewhere for lunch that was dog friendly and served good food. This place ticked both boxes. Firstly, we were given a very warm welcome. A young man called David found us a table near the fire and chatted to us about our stay in Canterbury. He was extremely friendly, helpful and yet not intrusive in any... More

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Great beer garden, nice food and friendly staff but paid 21 pounds for 2 drinks, a sandwich and a spud!

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Chatham, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

The white Hart has a limited menu but what it does offer is cooked to order and perfectly done. They offer a range of home made pies. I had their steak and ale pie which consisted of chunks of very tender beef surrounded by a light, perfectly cooked shortcrust pastry. This accompanied by perfect chips which were crisp outside and... More

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