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Galleon Boulevard | Cotton Lake, Dartford DA2 6QE, England
01322 229 939
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Dining options: Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 17
    Excellent
  • 52
    Very good
  • 18
    Average
  • 11
    Poor
  • 16
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good food

Tried here despite the mixed reviews and wasn't disappointed. Great views over the lake and a nice friendly pub/ restaurant. We all had burgers and chips and it came out quickly and well presented. The chips were very nice as were the burgers.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Alexpcyp
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Kent
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76 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Wanted to book a table for 8 ..... informed we don't book tables. Really ... great service ... NOT!! take a £10 PP deposit non refundable and if I don't show up the table can be released and you have £80 profit. Management ... get a grip!!

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Thank LeeTec
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been there for dinner. Good location ,but the food wasn't that good: the hamburger was burnt and the taste was totally bad. Plus we spent over 30£ for 2 burgers 2 beer (0,33 L each) and a small bottle of water , and considering the quality of the food I think it doesn't worth it.

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Thank Emilio G
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101 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tried here despite the mixed reviews and wasn't disappointed. Great views over the lake and a nice friendly pub/ restaurant. We all had burgers and chips and it came out quickly and well presented. The chips were very nice as were the burgers.

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Thank Alexpcyp
Croydon
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37 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

reserved an area of the Wharf for 25 / 30 work colleagues with a supplier taking us out. The staff looked after us superbly and were extremely friendly and approachable. Had a pre-paid buffet and the food was of a very good quality and plenty of it - certainly was better than I was expecting. Nice environment and a good... More 

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3 Thank LondonPete63
kent
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2015

We had to go up to bar to order lunch..didnt find bar staff very friendy///i I ordered wrong food apparently and was told (aggresivelly) It was not available!!! Food was good when it arrived ///

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Thank sparkle001
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015

I visited while staying at a local hotel for a race meeting at Brands Hatch. Friendly staff, good beer and good honest no frills pub food.

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1 Thank john h
Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015

We are using this pub as a stop over an route to Dover or Ebbsfleet station and have eaten here twice. First stop was on a Sunday. The traditional Sunday lunch was a modest but expensive affair. Our next visit was on a Tuesday, service was good but the menu lacked variety and both food and drink were expensive for... More 

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Thank Bern H
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015 via mobile

Went for the carvey here today, the food was served up warm and over cooked, not great value for the price. The place itself is alittle worn and could do with a refit, the only good thing about this pub/restaurant is the view overlooking the lake. The staff seem to be walking around in a trance aswell, forgetting things and... More 

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1 Thank Tommyrockz
Dartford, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015 via mobile

Have visited the restaurant on various occasions with my family and found the food this time very very tasteless I had the Slow roasted Pork Belly looked nice when it turned up but it was tasteless there seemed to be no flavour within the meal itself Will not be going back there at a rush

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3 Thank Vwalf
Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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67 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

Had to eat from this place a few times as I was put up in the Hilton close by, liked the food and the view of the lake.Spent few lazy evenings here.

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Thank neviljose

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Galleon Boulevard | Cotton Lake, Dartford DA2 6QE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Dartford
  • Phone Number: 01322 229 939

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: British, Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Bar scene

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