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The White Rabbit

Sandling Rd, Maidstone ME14 2RF, England
01622 692212
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Ranked #137 of 215 Restaurants in Maidstone
Cuisines: English, Pub
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Sandling Rd Maidstone, UK ME14 2RF
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  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Scarborough, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

We ate at the White Rabbit, as a family, on 26 September 2014. All was going well until my daughter received a seriously undercooked main course. That could easily have spoilt an otherwise pleasant evening however, the customer service we received after the error was brought to their attention was excellent, including a free dessert for my daughter. I can... More

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BeauTravail
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32 reviews 32 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Popped in on a whim on the way out of Maidstone after a shopping expedition. We have ditched Pizza Express since the portions shrank and quality died on the vine, Prezzo's grease-fest is a turn-off, and we didn't fancy a curry lunch, so through indecision took a punt on the Rabbit. I'm glad we did. Attentive and friendly service, interesting... More

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Clitheroe, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

My expectations were quite low, a chain restaurant in the centre of Maidstone, chosen for convenience, but turned into a fantastic evening. 4 of us for evening meal, 3 of us had the pie, and it was absolutely fantastic, lovely tender meat, resting it thick delicious gravy, and fantastic chips to dip in the gravy, totally scrummy. The service was... More

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Dartford Kent
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44 reviews 44 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
150 helpful votes 150 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We (six adults and three children) have just had a very pleasant Sunday lunch at the White Rabbit. Everything was fine, friendly, attentive staff and good wholesome food at a reasonable price. Before the meal I did express my concerns, based on reading previous Tripadvisor reviews, to our waiter who explained that they had had staffing problems but that these... More

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Rochester, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I have to say that I am little surprised that this place has so many bad reviews, as we did not encounter any of the problems experienced by others. We visited here recently for the first time and I have to say we were impressed. We went on a Wednesday, which happens to be ‘Pie Night’ where an additional pie... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

we liked the Irish bar man who took the time for a chat although it was busy nothing was a problem try a James Martin Pies wednesday nights May i apologise to the bar man i didn't get his name but great service.

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Gillingham, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Following a sunny afternoon enjoying the River Medway my wife and I spent a pleasant couple of hours at the White Rabbit, sipping wine and beers, and people watching. Highly recommended venue.

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We came here for a family meal (7 adults, 3 kids), 4 adults ordered starters, they took 40 mins to come out and were horrible - the pate tasted of nothing but fat, and the mains never arrived. After waiting an hour after the starters and being lied to several times (it'll be five minutes, it'll be two minutes, they're... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

great restaurant and food, friendly staff very welcoming, went to 2 beefeaters nearby which were horrible! This one very nice!

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London, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 via mobile

Visited for lunch. Arrived at 12 & the place was quite empty which we felt would mean prompt service, we were wrong it was very slow. Plus points were that the waitress was friendly (& did apologise for the delay) & the food was good & reasonably priced.

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