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The Wharf

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Galleon Boulevard | Cotton Lake, Dartford DA2 6QE, England
01322 229 939
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  • 13
    Excellent
  • 37
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 7
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  • 11
    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
Most recent review
Lovely food

I visited this restaurant last Sunday and was very happy with the food everything was cooked fresh and the vegetables were not frozen like you would usually get in a pub roast. I had a roast pepper and tomato soup for starters and the carvery for maincourse all of which were very satisfying indeed... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 18, 2015
Sonia L
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London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
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79 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 via mobile

Upon arrival at the Wharf we went down to the carvery for Sunday lunch, we were told that there was no room and the only option was to keep going down to check if a table had freed up. This system instantly seemed odd, as we were unable to leave a name and be next on the list, meaning a... 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 March 18, 2015 via mobile

I visited this restaurant last Sunday and was very happy with the food everything was cooked fresh and the vegetables were not frozen like you would usually get in a pub roast. I had a roast pepper and tomato soup for starters and the carvery for maincourse all of which were very satisfying indeed. I would highly recommend this pub... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

I went to The Wharf yesterday for the Sunday carvery, with my husband and 2 young children. The staff were really pleasant and nothing was too much trouble. The young lady who was our waitress was really friendly, and considerate to the needs of our children, so they were settled and happy (this certainly isn't the case in many other... More 

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Kent
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Its seems a just a pub/restaurant set in a out of town business park. Food looks like is all pre package with no real home made menu. Pub as a fairly large car but most of it seems rented out to local business. On my recent visit the car park was poorly lit. Staff were fairly friendly but seemed to... More 

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Dartford, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Looking forward to eating here again soon. Celebration with a friend. So guaranteed to enjoy the evening, Spacious but cosy areas. Not quite the weather for eating outside, but for the summer, nice easy atmosphere sitting and sharing with friends etc. Especially nice around the lake. We had the fish and chips last time, Not a huge menu but enough... More 

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chorley uk
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015 via mobile

Held daughters birthday meal here...private area..staff helpful and all meals delivered as chosen and enjoyed.

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Bracknell, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Met up with two old work pals for drinks (expensive!) and decided to have food. Ordered hand carved ham, eggs and chips. The "hand carved ham" turned ours to be a single slice of processed boiled ham - not at all as described or expected. Very disappointed with this as well as portion sizes - felt the meal was overpriced... More 

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Kent
Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Tucked away on an industrial estate is the Wharf. Have been there a few times and bit of a mixed package. If it is not busy then service is good and food / drinks arrive in good time. However if it is busy (Sundays for instance) then service is really slow. The carvery runs out of items and some food... More 

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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44 reviews 44 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Had an evening meal here and really enjoyed our selfs, nice surroundings, small menu but all found something we wanted to eat. Nice staff.

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Dartford, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

staff were excellent my food was of a good standard and there was enough of it ,my wifes fish it was hooky or something along those lines was tasteless but then it was not cod so guess you get what you pay for [I would thather pay more and have a nice tasty bit of fish] So overall it was... More 

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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: Pub

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