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The Kings Arms

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Bar, British, Pub
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The Square, Elham CT4 6TJ, England
01303 840242
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Folkestone, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Great experience. This lunch was for my mum's and sister's birthdays. The landlord and waitress were helpful and friendly right from the start. Extremely supportive , helping my mum to be comfortable as she walks with a stick. Also again very helpful to me as I am a Coeliac, nothing was too much trouble. The food was delicious and plenty... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly and helpful welcome, good bar menu, served with a smile. Excellent value. Will come again exit time we are in the area. Keep an eye out for special deals - we had "buy one main meal get one half price" - great.

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Thank ProfessorIan
Worthing, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here to celebrate a 70th birthday on Saturday night. As always the food was lovely and the staff friendly. We always enjoy our visits to The Kings Arms and are happy to recommend it.

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Thank TheresaV50
Kent, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A true English pub! Very good fresh beer and well coked pub food. Excellent value. Good portions of food. Excellent location in the Elham village square opposite St Mary's church. Will and Rose the owners have the running of a pub down to a fine art. A very pleasant village with fine walks. Room to park outside of the pub.

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Thank pvz435
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere with friendly warm welcome. Very good food, decor a bit dated but this doesn't take anything away from the general feel of the place.

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Thank Alex R
Esher, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a 15th Century pub and it is furnished like topsy, the furniture is various types but somehow they blend.Behind the bar is al collection of bank notes which again have just grown. A good welcome when you arrive. Be warned the portions are very generous. I had the steak, kidney and Guiness PUDDING which was excellent. My wife... More 

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Thank watchman2015
Suffolk - England
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92 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

We were staying locally and decided to have dinner here. A great choice. Very friendly hosts, good selection of well cooked food and very reasonable price. Pity we don't live nearby - I'd be eating here all the time

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Thank Dot H
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26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful little country pub! Fantastic food, excellent menu selection, great service and a wonderful atmosphere. What great value for money too! We would definitely recommend for any occasion.

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Thank claireyup
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

Amazing welcome by the hosts really friendly and great little pub Sandwiches and baguettes excellent and good beer Pass it on Steve Brown

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Thank Stephen B
Folkestone, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016

The landlord was extremely welcoming and friendly and greeted our dog with a Bonio! We had just completed a 2 hour walk in The Elham Valley and on impulse popped in for lunch. It was a sunny day and with our dog, we sat in the garden and enjoyed an extremely tasty lunch with one of us qualifying for the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square, Elham CT4 6TJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Elham
  • Phone Number: 01303 840242

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?