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The Dairy Restaurant & Bar


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner

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Imagine a venue rich in history with a cool, retro vibe, high-quality food and the warm, welcoming atmosphere you get at home. It's right here. Pull up a vintage milk churn stool and prop yourself up at Kent's loveliest restaurant and bar for dinner, drinks, nibbles, or one of our famous fresh milkshakes (served in a milk bottle, of course). Our warm homemade scotch eggs, famous fillet steaks and local fish dishes need to be seen to be believed. Come and see what all the fuss is about...
$12 - $31
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I would have to highly recommend this place, starters range is super and the food even more impressive. The mains we even more delightful and the milkshake - OMG - absolutely brilliant and cost was great too. under £35 for 2 people both starters, mains...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank timefan01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very generous portions, lovely food! Second time we've been, just as good this time! The milkshakes are great too

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Aaron M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had the distinct pleasure of visiting this gorgeous little restaurant nestled in the village of Boughton, just off the A2 between Canterbury and the M2, for a Fathers Day treat courtesy of my daughter and son-in-law! The restaurant itself is neat, fresh and very...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank GrahamCarroll
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Struggling to find somewhere for fathers day for a group of five adults and three small children , we stumbled upon this restaurant. What a great experience we have all had. The restaurant..which is fairly small..had a number of groups of families similar to ourselves....More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank RHGH
Reviewed June 3, 2019 via mobile

We are regulars to The Dairy and with good reason. We have always had excellent experiences here, whether that is a full meal, a few snacks and sides, or just a milkshake. Portions are very generous and the gypsy tart is to die for. Service...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank Helen W
Reviewed June 1, 2019

Booked tonight to try the new menu at The Dairy. We were not disappointed. Both my husband and I both ordered the new dishes on offer. Well that was apart for the gypsy tart which my husband will not deviate from! We both agreed the...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank Gaynor S
Reviewed May 30, 2019 via mobile

We came for lunch to celebrate our 23rd wedding anniversary.. I’m sure at 23 years you have to celebrate with the best scotch egg ever.. can not fault the food here and it’s so friendly too. The girls shared a starter so they would have...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Dle100
Reviewed May 24, 2019 via mobile

Another great evening at The Dairy. We were having dinner with friends whose dietary requirements are not easy. However they both had no problems with the offers on the menu and found dishes to suite their tastes. Again all the food was wonderfully fresh and...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank D6717BFpeters
Reviewed May 18, 2019 via mobile

Visited May 18 and thought it was great,went with my wife and kids,3 of us had the steak and my wife had the goat cheese salad,all meals very nice,very polite waitresses and building inside and out very clean,would recommend,tad expensive but you get what you...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank DavidJ0264
Reviewed May 11, 2019 via mobile

We called in on the Dairy without a reservation. Within moments they said they had a table- although the main dining area appeared to be busy. We were given a table for 4 which was reset for the 2 of us providing more than enough...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank ClaireD808
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February 20, 2019|
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Response from Pinkstonekerr | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is the same people lovely as ever
June 24, 2018|
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Response from zippyr3 | Reviewed this property |
You can park outside along the road. No ticket needed
December 16, 2016|
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Response from John H | Reviewed this property |
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