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The King's Head

$$ - $$$, British,
27 Kings Road, Guildford GU1 4JW, England
+44 1483 568957
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“sunday roast” (15 reviews)
“burger” (11 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
27 Kings Road, Guildford GU1 4JW, England
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1 - 10 of 131 reviews

Reviewed May 19, 2018

Just a quick pint this time for the FA cup final. Well, that was sort of the idea, the pub seemed pretty busy. I've been coming here for 15+ years. I was impressed by how clean and modern the pub was looking. Back in the...More

Thank SensibleReviews2018
Reviewed April 23, 2018

The King's Head (on Kings' Road, not to be confused with the one on Quarry Street) is our favorite pub in Guildford. The staff is always kind and friendly, there's a great selection of drinks, and the food's good too. Best of all, we enjoy...More

Thank GoSee15
Reviewed March 21, 2018

I have been here a few times to see some friends perform in the Open Mic nights! Its a lovely pub, good prices and lovely staff!

Thank FJPorter
Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

Wanted to watch Scotland v England down the pub and my usual venue – The Brit – was full. Luckily though on trying the The Kings Head managed to get a table and enjoyed watching England loose. It was a great atmosphere in the pub...More

Thank fender1961
Dan A, General Manager at The King's Head, responded to this reviewResponded February 28, 2018

Thank you fender1961 for your kind review! Thank you for picking us as your place to watch the rugby! It was a shame about the result, although you obviously were not as upset with the result as I was! Hopefully see you for the last...More

Reviewed February 21, 2018

Great place for Sunday roast. Staff friendly and attentive and great bar just for a drink. Usually sport on for all the football/Rugby addicts.

Thank Valbell
Dan A, General Manager at The King's Head, responded to this reviewResponded February 22, 2018

Thank you Valbell for your kind review. I'm so happy you enjoyed your roast! Look forward to seeing you in The King's Head again soon. Kind regards Dan Arrow General Manager The King's Head

Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

BEST Sunday roast I’ve had in a pub! Very fair price, fantastic quality food and plenty of it! Cauliflower cheese was really good too. only slight critique was the chocolate brownie I had for dessert - it wasn’t warmed all the way through I think...More

Thank Jinchbald
Dan A, General Manager at The King's Head, responded to this reviewResponded February 20, 2018

Thank you Jinchbald for your lovely review! I'm so happy you enjoyed your lunch! I'm glad you think we serve the BEST ROAST IN GUILDFORD, because we think so too! And my apologies about your brownie, I shall have a word with chef to leave...More

Reviewed December 14, 2017 via mobile

Visited with 13 friends for our annual Christmas meal. We were warmly welcomed by Dan and his team who looked after us attentively from the minute we arrived. Our meals were served promptly and efficiently. The food was absolutely delicious and attractively presented . Bar...More

Thank mirima-12
Dan A, General Manager at The King's Head, responded to this reviewResponded December 15, 2017

Thank you mirima-12 for your kind review! It was a pleasure to host your Christmas party. May I wish you a very merry Christmas and all the best for the New Year. Kind regards Dan Arrow General Manager The King's Head

Reviewed December 14, 2017

14 girls on a Christmas night out who enjoyed the food (Christmas set meal 2 0r 3 courses, very good value) relaxed atmosphere and felt we could 'let our hair down' without disturbing others, (hopefully!) Dan and his team were friendly and service excellent. Personally,...More

Thank Ali1956015
Dan A, General Manager at The King's Head, responded to this reviewResponded December 15, 2017

Thank you Ali1956015 for your kind review! It was a pleasure to host your Christmas party. May I wish you a very merry Christmas and all the best for the New Year. Kind regards Dan Arrow General Manager The King's Head

Reviewed December 11, 2017

We had our company Christmas Party at the Kings Head on Friday 8th December 2017 and the food was great, atmosphere was fun and the staff were all really friendly and polite. I would recommend the venue.More

Thank elliepawsey
Dan A, General Manager at The King's Head, responded to this reviewResponded December 12, 2017

Thank you for your kind review of The King's Head Ellie, It was a pleasure to host your Christmas party, I'm glad you had a lovely evening! May I take this opportunity to wish you a very merry Christmas, and a happy New Year! Kind...More

Reviewed November 8, 2017

I went there at the weekend and the food was ok but nothing special. It was simply too expensive for the food provided. I don't mind paying for quality cuisine but the burger at £12.50 with a few fries was a real rip-offMore

Thank JohnCherry
Dan A, General Manager at The King's Head, responded to this reviewResponded November 10, 2017

Thank you for your review of The King's Head JohnCherry, I regularly look at our other pubs in the areas prices to make sure that we are competitive. For the quality of the meat that we use for our burgers (we use Owton's in Southampton...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$7 - $28
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Parking Available
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Kings Road, Guildford GU1 4JW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Guildford
  • Phone Number: +44 1483 568957
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Description
With a cracking cask ale selection, superb sharing plates and a peaceful courtyard garden, The King’s Head rules as one of the best pubs in Guildford. Refurbished in 2017 for a smart new look, it’s a warm, inviting venue, perfect for a right royal get-together.
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