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The Parrot

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Bar, British, Pub
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1-9 Church Lane St Radigunds, Canterbury CT1 2AG, England
01227 454 170
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12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Biddenden, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were taken here by a friend who lives in canterbury even though it wouldn't have been my first choice as generally not very impressed with pub grub as it really can be hit and miss. The 3 members of staff that looked after us were really friendly and the service was spot on. The food was very good quailty... More 

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Thank iansums
Chestfield, United Kingdom
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79 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a table with friends for a birthday. Nice table. Drinks arrived promptly as did the food. All the starters were lovely I chose the scotch eggs which was superb nice and moist. They had run out of the sizzler dishes so chose the chicken and ham pie and even managed a sweet! A little pricey but worth paying

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Thank Teresa S
Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
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86 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

really cute hidden pub, very quaint and rustic in its appearance, staff are very friendly and chatty and the atmosphere is buzzing throughout the day and night! enjoy a few must have drinks whilst your in Canterbury!

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Thank Joseph M
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47 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The place is really cute, situated near the centre, the waiters are friendly, the food is tasty, and so on! Everything's great in this restaurant !

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Thank Noreeny7
West Midlands
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

Visiting Canterbury for the first time we were stunned by the beauty of the place and the quality of the pubs! For us the jewel in the crown was The Parrot...What better way to while away a lunchtime,sipping great beer and wine in historic surroundings with convivial company-fabulous... Returning for an evening meal we were beaten by the portions of... More 

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Thank Carol F
Los Angeles, California
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

The Parrot, a 14th century Pub, is set on a winding narrow street straight out of Chaucer, with an entry that is darkly warm and inviting, everything an English Pub should be. Met friends upstairs for an extended Happy Hour on my one evening in Canterbury. The wait staff was very nice and responded promptly to our drink requests and... More 

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Thank GailDP-LosAngeles
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

Brilliant fresh food, great service and an all round fantastic meal. Staff were happy to advise on menu choices. Will be sure to return.

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Thank Christian S
Utrecht, The Netherlands
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

Very authentic British pub with very friendly staff and decent food. Great value for money. The pulled pork dish is great and the classic burger also very good. We had the last table on a Friday, so book I advance

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Thank AJDGNLD
Dames Quarter, Maryland
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32 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

Great old history but mediocre food. Loved the upstairs which reminds me of hunters coming in with wolf hounds after killing a stag

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Thank dtresente
Canterbury, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

Had a lovely lunch in the garden of the Parrot. Lovely menu serving amazing food. Nice and fresh ingredients. Relaxed atmosphere and friendly service.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-9 Church Lane St Radigunds, Canterbury CT1 2AG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury
  • Phone Number: 01227 454 170

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