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The George Inn

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44 The Street, Newnham, Faversham ME9 0LL, England
+44 1795 890237
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Description: A traditional warm and friendly rustic pub in the heart of the Kent...
A traditional warm and friendly rustic pub in the heart of the Kent countryside that oozes in character with its exposed wood beams, hanging hops, log burner & inglenook fireplace. The George, as it is affectionately known, started life as a farm building in the 1500s and became a pub in 1718. It even has its own bus service, direct from Sittingbourne - just look for the bus with "The George" on the front. The George Inn has 80 seater capacity including its own 50 seater restaurant that can cater for all special occasions.Locally sourced seasonal produce is always used to create all our home made dishes by Paul our award winning chef and our team of professionals. You can keep updated with our monthly music plus other events at the George by looking us up on facebook "The George Inn Newnham". Food Served Mon-Sat 12- 2.30Pm 7- 9.30Pm and Sun 12- 4.30Pm. Opening hours 11.30-3Pm and 6.30-11Pm Mon-Sat. Sun 12- 6.30Pm. We recommend booking tables in advance.
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    Very good
  • 10
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  • 5
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  • 8
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Faultless through & through

We had an evening meal here, nothing special, just food with a few drinks. The restaurant was sadly closed when we arrived but we were seated at a huge table suitable for 8. We were able to fully appreciate the reason for the closure as a local guitar group were meeting there. The music was a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 23, 2015
Mark C
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Kent, England
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Local cuisine
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Kent, England
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

We had an evening meal here, nothing special, just food with a few drinks. The restaurant was sadly closed when we arrived but we were seated at a huge table suitable for 8. We were able to fully appreciate the reason for the closure as a local guitar group were meeting there. The music was a great addition and it... More 

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Woking, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

We chose to eat here whilst staying locally after reading previous reviews and we were not disappointed. The pub is very cosy and lovely rear garden We had a delicious meal. The pork belly in cider was first class. The owners and staff were very friendly and welcoming and made us feel very welcome. We would definitely recommend eating here... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

we ate at this inn purely by chance, the one we went to first decided they did,nt do food on a monday, still it could not have worked out better as this place was really great, the atmosphere was perfect and the landlord was very friendly and helpful, the food was cooked to perfection and very reasonably priced, all in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

Friendly staff who were happy to make a meal that wasn't on the menu to fit in with my dietry requirements. Staff interacted very well with my 2 year old which made the whole experience very pleasurable. Food was excellent, nice to be treated as a valued customer on our first visit. Will definately return, lots of other allegedly child... More 

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Faversham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Had our works Christmas Party here, Was absolutely lovely, Lovely food, Lisa & Paul are very friendly and welcoming, Highly recommend.

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LONDON,ENGLAND
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

very pleasant village pub ,we sat outside with our dog and enjoyed a pint of beer ,the service was friendly and prompt

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Lenham, England, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

My brother, his girlfriend and I were racing around last night late searching for a meal and most restaurants were fully booked or were soon to stop serving. We found the George Inn and they were able to accommodate us in a friendly and professional manner. Thank goodness - what a wonderful dining experience from start to finish. A varied... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

We visited the George Inn on a very sunny Sunday and sure enough found a very pleasant nicely furnished village pub. Despite this, we were suprised that the pub was rather quiet with only a few diners despite arriving well before 2 pm. The Sunday lunch was however rather average. Considering we paid £15 for 2 courses, this was rather... More 

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Kent
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8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

We planned to have lunch on our way back from a weekend spent with our daughters in Bournemouth as we would be nearly home to Broadstairs after lunch. We had never been to the George before. We were extremely happy with everything from the warm welcome to the excellent pint of Early Bird and delicious lunch. I had the suet... More 

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Sittingbourne
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

We both had a Sunday roast. The food was fresh, local produce and very delicious. We will be returning in the near future.

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Address: 44 The Street, Newnham, Faversham ME9 0LL, England
Phone Number: +44 1795 890237
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Faversham  >  Newnham
Cuisine: Pub, Gastropub

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 44 The Street, Newnham, Faversham ME9 0LL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Faversham  >  Newnham
  • Phone Number: +44 1795 890237

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pub, Gastropub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Local cuisine

Description

A traditional warm and friendly rustic pub in the heart of the Kent countryside that oozes in character with its exposed wood beams, hanging hops, log burner & inglenook fireplace. The George, as it is affectionately known, started life as a farm building in the 1500s and became a pub in 1718. It even has its own bus service, direct from Sittingbourne - just look for the bus with "The George" on the front. The George Inn has 80 seater capacity including its own 50 seater restaurant that can cater for all special occasions.Locally sourced seasonal produce is always used to create all our home made dishes by Paul our award winning chef and our team of professionals. You can keep updated with our monthly music plus other events at the George by looking us up on facebook "The George Inn Newnham". Food Served Mon-Sat 12- 2.30Pm 7- 9.30Pm and Sun 12- 4.30Pm. Opening hours 11.30-3Pm and 6.30-11Pm Mon-Sat. Sun 12- 6.30Pm. We recommend booking tables in advance.

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