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The Anchor Inn


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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2019 Winner

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The Anchor Inn is a beautiful 300 year old pub, just a few minutes walk from Faversham town centre at the terminus of Abbey Street, one of the finest preserved medieval streets in England, and very close to the historic Faversham creek. Some of the beams in the pub are reported to be from the old Abbey in Faversham.
$10 - $20
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Drinks
Bar, British, Pub
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited a friend on Faversham who booked a table for lunch here as she goes here frequently. Dog friendly pub (lots of dogs the day we visited) and it was very busy. Service was fantastic. I had the chicken roast and it was delicious and...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank 808susie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

18 of us descended on The Anchor at 1.15 on a hot sunny day. The garden was ideal to store our bikes. The beer and the sandwiches were excellent and the service very good. I especially enjoyed the Bacon and Camembert sandwich - freshly cooked...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Dennis K
Reviewed May 8, 2019

the staff and the food have one thing in common, they did not had an update for years. menu is standart pub food, not amazing. the building is nice and has a nice vibe.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank inselmonkey
Reviewed April 7, 2019 via mobile

We went to the Anchor for Sunday Roast today and were so impressed with the whole experience. The girls behind the bar couldn’t have been more helpful and attentive one of them even recognising us (or maybe our Springer!!!) from a previous visit which was...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Bubblebighair
Reviewed March 27, 2019 via mobile

Wonderful,the service and the food was excellent,definitely worth a visit if you’re in Faversham,will be going back there again

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank stoatVoller
Reviewed February 10, 2019 via mobile

Solid 4 out of 5. Beef tender, lovely easy ambience. At the beginning and end of a great Sunday walk along the creek. Not 5 blobs? it was lovely, didn’t see cheese option, food was very good but perhaps not totally blow- you-away amazing which...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank R3498MWdand
Reviewed February 1, 2019 via mobile

Have drunk in here a lot but finally made it for a roast. It was lovely and portions good. Had the beef and melted in mouth. Was great. I recommend - great food, good beer and friendly staff. And also a lovely pub! I’ll be...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Vikstarr88
Reviewed December 15, 2018 via mobile

We popped in to the anchor as we were out in faversham. We have visited a few times before and had a lovely time. However I was quite upset to find that as we arrived into the bar there was a very strong smell of...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank charlottej668
Reviewed November 21, 2018 via mobile

The pub itself is old and quirky right down by the creek. Staff friendly. After hearing reviews of the Sunday lunch we thought we would try. Glad I did. Roaring fire, epic food and staff friendly. Will be back!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Vikstarr88
Reviewed November 21, 2018 via mobile

Popped here last week for a roast as heard reviews were good! So glad I did. Open fire, great beer and really good grub!! Look forward to returning :)

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank M1169EZvickyh
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Margaret R
February 19, 2017|
Response from 860joek | Property representative |
Currently food is served Tuesday to Friday 12-3:30 & 5:30-9 Saturday 12-4 5:30-9 Sunday 12-3 roast menu Please note our hours do change with the season. So as summer arrives we will start to open Monday for lunch. Kind... More
August 23, 2016|
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Response from 860joek | Property representative |
Unfortunately we do not have parking, you can park on abbey street for an hour, or 2 hours down at the quay side, but that is technically for quay side customers only during the day, in the evening most of her business are... More
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