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The Village Pantry

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2019 Winner
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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special occasions, Large groups, Business meetings

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About
We are a traditional & vintage style tea rooms. We have a full menu ranging from sausage sandwiches, salmon and scrambled egg through to plough persons lunch, cream teas and afternoon tea ( afternoon tea book to be booked in advance) We also cater for private functions on Sunday's. We have a small garden with further seating.
PRICE RANGE
$3 - $14
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
CUISINES
British
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Buffet, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been twice now for afternoon tea and both times were amazing. Great selection of sandwiches and cakes!

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank siennaforeman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pop in here with my friend for a bite to eat. Had a delicious ploughmans which was very large. Nice fresh salad, huge piece of cheese and a delicious warm roll. The staff were very friendly and accommodating for the buggy/baby. Will definitely be a...More

Date of visit: May 2019
2  Thank Nicola-Marie85
Reviewed May 18, 2019

The Village Pantry, is a great place, go there quite often with friends for a birthday treat, nice atmosphere, friendly staff, couldn’t want more.

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank Vaize
Reviewed May 14, 2019 via mobile

Fabulous afternoon tea birthday treat for my bestie's birthday today. Yummy sandwiches, lovely variety of cake treats incl traditional scones, jam and clotted cream. Lovely setting with quirky gifts to buy. Very attentive staff very friendly and great hosts.

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank Lynn W
Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

My Mum was bought a voucher for here but sadly passed away so me and my daughter took my Dad in Mums memory. Dad loved it and so did we the sandwiches were fresh and we'll presented, the Scones were enormous (could of had more...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank vodkafish
Reviewed March 29, 2019

Went in here for lunch. Food is very good and a wide selection. Will be back soon. all facilities and everyone catered for.

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank mbeale2014
Reviewed March 27, 2019 via mobile

I had pre booked afternoon tea for my mum and I as have eaten lunch here on a number of occasions and have always thoroughly enjoyed it. We arrived and was seated at our table which was beautifully laid out and offered a selection of...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank yecats89
Reviewed March 20, 2019 via mobile

Came here for the first time for lunch with friends. Was pleasantly surprised with the decor and how big it was. Was looking forward to ordering food until we saw the price for everything, which put us off. So we didn’t eat in the end....More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank lmichel5
Marion W, Manager at The Village Pantry, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2019

Thank you for visiting The Village Pantry and we are sorry our menu is not for you. Marion

Reviewed March 6, 2019

We have been here for breakfast and lunch, this the first time for tea. We were given vouchers for afternoon tea as a gift. The vouchers are valid for three months and a reservation is required. This is where the service starts, on making the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank phil52_10
Marion W, Owner at The Village Pantry, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2019

phil52_10 thank you for taking the time to review us. We are so pleased you were pleased with our service and enjoyed your afternoon tea. We are happy you felt you could enjoy your tea without being rushed and that you were pleased with the...More

Reviewed February 26, 2019

I’d been for a wander around Aylesford priory and spotted this place on my way through the village. Deceptive from the outside, looked tiny, but inside there are plenty of tables (some were reserved so if a larger group worth booking ahead) and what looked...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Loubrary
Marion W, Owner at The Village Pantry, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2019

Wow Loubray Thank you for a great, concise review of The Village Pantry. Really pleased you enjoyed your Smashed Avocado and Eggs and you were impressed with the presentation. Please visit us again. Marion

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TheHelsBells
April 11, 2019|
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Response from Marion W | Property representative |
Hi Yes we open at 9am Monday - Saturday. If you wish to see our menu please either email us directly or message our Facebook page, I will then be able to attach one for you. Thank you for your enquiry
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elawrenc
October 24, 2018|
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Response from 82mrw | Property representative |
Yes, you can bring them through the shop and leave them in our secure garden.
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Heeleymg
May 20, 2018|
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Response from Marion W | Property representative |
Hi I’m afraid we are not open bank holiday Monday.
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