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Phoenix Tavern

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The Phoenix Tavern is situated in a splendid building with oak frame and beams. Originally a medieval hall house dating from about 1330. The hall was the main bar area and part of the jettied ends was in the Club Room. Though not visible from the ground floor, it has arched tie-beams and two large curved brackets to the posts forming a pointed arch, with a crown post, collar purlin and brackets at either end. The inglenook fireplaces would have been put in much later, in the 1600s, and would have given the residents a vastly improved lifestyle – free of smoke and with better cooking. Though additions have been made to the Building, it offers an historic, traditional feel. The Bar area is divided
PRICE RANGE
$8 - $26
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
British, Bar, Pub
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Table Service, Reservations, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped in on the way home from Canterbury, just the two of us, as we fancied a chilled out Sunday pub dinner. We both had the roast beef and it was delicious. Meat and everything else cooked to perfection. My Shiraz was great too. Lovely...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank CuddlyCakeCat
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good value, tasty food, friendly attentive staff! High street location, close to hotel. Added bonus of live band.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Sasha1511
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

fine selection- my bangers and mash was a little under cooked-but I like this over done. Service was fine- Would be happy to return.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank micksteward
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a mid week supper. Not too many drinkers but 3 or 4 tables of diners. The staff where helpful and friendly. It was our waitresses first week and she irked very hard ensuring a good table and that bar drinks and menus came...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank chriscT9241NB
Reviewed February 24, 2019 via mobile

Really disappointing lunch raw squid starter and undercooked pork roast. No apology from staff only one vegetarian option which was not what was advertised online and no kids menu. A real shame as the pub itself is lovely the food just lets it down.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Abigail P
Reviewed February 8, 2019 via mobile

We called in for a nightcap after going for dinner at the Sportsman in Seasalter and on our way back to our Faversham hotel. We were probably a bit overdressed for the pub and felt the centre of unwelcome critical attention and obvious comment from...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed January 27, 2019 via mobile

Haven’t been in here for years but will definitely come back soon as very friendly staff and a great atmosphere . Only had drinks and nibbles but it was so relaxed and we could have stayed all night .

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ButterflyLou77
Reviewed December 16, 2018 via mobile

Lovely food very tasty and hot good service worth a visit if your in Faversham value for money I don't think you will be disappointed

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Alan G
Reviewed December 8, 2018 via mobile

We went in 8 people and food was quick and gorgeous, lovely staff and amazing food - thank you guys, really happy with our meal, you guys rock!!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank PHLove
Reviewed December 7, 2018 via mobile

Came here for an early evening Christmas meal for a group of 15 volunteer colleagues. Thank you to the staff of The Phoenix Tavern for a great meal with delicious hot food, generous portions and very attentive service. The price was extremely reasonable and our...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Sandra G
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Hi yes they allow dogs, I've taken mine in there on a couple of occasions
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