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​The Archer Public House

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2 Sandwich Road, Whitfield, Dover CT16 3LG, England
+44 1304 825890
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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food at reasonable prices. The staff were friendly and helpfull adjusting menu to suit our requirements.

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1 Thank wilwickfamily
Whitfield, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have now eaten at the Archer several times since the restaurant reopened and we have been really niceimpressed with the quality of the food whether it was the lovely roast dinner with lots of fresh vegetable and cauliflower cheese or the lovely lunch time menu the sausage sandwichs with coleslaw and salad was lovely. Great restaurant food with pub... More 

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Thank andyerridge
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We revently visited the archer public house for lunch i fancied a light vite so i ordered a Cheese ploughmans lunch.... OMG ! the amount of food that arrived on our table was out of this world. All of the fresh and good quality. My partner had the steak and chips also lovely. The staff were very attentive and offered... More 

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Thank merrykoore
Dover, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I came for dinner again after going a few months ago. We had seen some negative comments on here so weren't sure what to expect. However, we were not disappointed. The menu is really varied and the food was delicious. I had a burger and it was obviously homemade and really good. The chips are also great.... More 

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Thank JWJ88
Sidcup, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and 10 friends came to pub today for her birthday. Food was lovely, pizza, burgers, hunters chicken, the special of the day- muscles were delicious! Kids menu was great. Staff were very friendly and welcoming. Will defo return and highly recommend.

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Thank pinky101jcjshhs
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the second time we had eaten at The Archer, but it will be some time before we try it again. The service was very slow, it took 45 mins before we received our meal, and as before the fish was off as was the soup. Why was the soup off? It was still midday and not busy. And... More 

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Thank Sue G
Bexley, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were down in Dover to visit the Transport Museum so had sussed out 'The Archer' as a local place to have lunch. We arrived as they opened and were warmly greeted as we entered. We started a tab when we ordered our drinks at the bar. The menus were presented with information about certain items not being available which... More 

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Thank Mummybear1976
Dover, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a walking group we have a pub meal most Wednesdays and after a couple of changes of ownership we ate at the Archer earlier in the year. We were disappointed both in the menu content and the fact that we were greeted with a list of items that were not available. However we decided to give it a second... More 

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3 Thank Maureen T
AndrewBrind, On behalf of the Owners at ​The Archer Public House, responded to this review

Hi Maureen, We are really sorry you didn’t enjoy your recent meal with us and are disappointed that we couldn’t resolve this for you on the day. Although our reviews up to now have been really positive we completely understand your frustrations. Customer satisfaction is our main focus and we strive to make every customer's visit an enjoyable one and... More 

Whitfield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed March 25, 2017

Live local & popped in 1st time - very welcoming & some food looked good but we had already eaten Looks like some good bands coming up soon too Great selection of wines & spirits too Will be back - was nice to not be stared at on entry like some pubs

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1 Thank 24MelindaS
Dover, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed March 19, 2017

We visited our local pub for Sunday lunch, we were not expecting anything great as we've been to places locally for lunch and have always been disappointed. We ordered our roast beef and pork dinners, food was served promptly with plenty of veg on the side. It was the best roast dinner out in a long time, it more than... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$8 - $17
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, American, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Sandwich Road, Whitfield, Dover CT16 3LG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Dover  >  Whitfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1304 825890
Description
Due a change in ownership the Kitchen will be closing from this Saturday 26th September until the new owners take over with a view to relaunching the menu on the 26th October. Friendly Pub and Restaurant welcoming all. With excellent value and great tasting food, Live Entertainment. Free BT Infinity WIFI is also available.

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