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The Robert Pocock - J D Wetherspoon

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Bar, British, Pub
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181-183 Windmill Street, Gravesend DA12 1AH, England
+44 1474 352765
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8:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Thu 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 8:00 am - 1:00 am
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Kent, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been here many times & tried many meals on the menu. Outstanding service, really tasty food, & HOT ! So many restaurants (& other Wetherspoons) fall down on this simple task. The staff are friendly & courteous, prices are so cheap, often with a free drink. 11 out of 10 !

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Thank Mary C
Lancing, United Kingdom
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81 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's a Wetherspoons, so busy, noisy and standard menu but the food was a better quality than I have had at their outlets. I had the three starters for £10. Halloumi, spicy prawns and chicken fillets. It arrived together, it was hot and nicely cooked. The dips were varying heat and flavour and made for an enjoyable meal. The spicy... More 

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Thank Airshowsafety
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20 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We've been a few times food is always great and hot, it's always busy but you never have to wait ages for food, drinks are reasonably priced

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Thank Natasha T
Gravesend, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

It was very welcoming. great drinks. went with family had a great day out. love the flags inside - shows how multicultural Gravesend is.

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Thank music2artlover
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

They serve good food however this drunk person came to talk to me and I said he must go. We got in a argument and the manager told me I am now ban from this pub, I did try to go there again but they refuse to let me in even tough my husband and I used to make it... More 

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Thank Charmaine C
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43 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

Have been using this pub for a few years. We have always had a good meal sometimes you have to wait but the bar staff always tell you how long the wait we be. Normal weatherspoons good choice of beers ,wines and soft drinks.

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Thank Frederick W
Gravesend, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

Great food, excellent selection of beers and ciders. Good prices. Clean toilets. Child friendly, staff very friendly and helpful

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Thank jamgee
TheRobertPocock, Manager at The Robert Pocock - J D Wetherspoon, responded to this review

Hi there thank you for your lovely comments and feedback. Its great to hear you recognise our excellent selection of beers & great food. i have passed your comments onto the rest of my team who will be pleased to read it. thank you and we hope to see you again soon. kind regards. Rob (pub manager) More 

Azores, Portugal
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Some Wetherspoon pubs are better than others, and this one definitely is. The staff are friendly and the service was super fast the five times I was there.

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Thank pierre_j_54
TheRobertPocock, Manager at The Robert Pocock - J D Wetherspoon, responded to this review

Hi Pierre thank you for your lovely comments and feedback. i have passed your comments onto the rest of my team who will be pleased to read it. thank you and we hope to see you again soon. kind regards. Rob (pub manager) More 

Geneva, Switzerland
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

Perfect place Perfect and warm pub Friendly staff Toilet clean Food good and cheap Big choice of beers Mexican food....all is perfect ! Enjoy !!

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Thank POMPOMdeGeneve
TheRobertPocock, Manager at The Robert Pocock - J D Wetherspoon, responded to this review

Hi there thank you for your lovely comments and feedback. i have passed your comments onto the rest of my team who will be pleased to read it. thank you and we hope to see you again soon. kind regards. Rob (pub manager) More 

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148 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016 via mobile

Good is typical fast food but their specials are so cheap good steak Tuesday brilliant and curry club Thursday I highly recommend this pub and it great for a quick drink and a light bite

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Thank Lalamandi0308
TheRobertPocock, Manager at The Robert Pocock - J D Wetherspoon, responded to this review

Hi there thank you for your great feedback from your visit to our pub. I have passed your comments onto my team who are always keen to hear feedback from our customers. FYI we have now relaunched our curry club with new recipes of our products, new chicken vindaloo and new side of bombay potatoes. something that might interest you.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
8:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
8:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 181-183 Windmill Street, Gravesend DA12 1AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Gravesend
  • Phone Number: +44 1474 352765
Description
The Robert Pocock is located in the middle of Gravesend high street, off Windmill Street. We also have another entrance to the pub off Stone Street. There are numerous public car parking facilities close by and buses pass through Gravesend High Street regularly everyday.
Relax and enjoy our extensive food and drink menu which brings to your great offers all day. We pride ourselves on delivering great customer service and a pub that does a great variety of real ale. We run a safe community pub that welcomes families. We also take bookings for many occassions.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?