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The Hungry Guest

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Certificate of Excellence2017, 2019 Winner
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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Cafe, British, Deli
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Walked in off the street on fathers day with one of my daughters for breakfast. the place was buzzing but we were shown to a table straight away. the staff were very warm and friendly and nothing was too much trouble. the food quality was...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank chrislawrence1968
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a lovely, relaxed place for lunch. Friendly staff, and great food. Goat’s cheese salad and sweet potato fries were very tasty.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank sparky2404
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited with family for lunchtime meal. Welsh rarebit with bacon was excellent, very filling too. Friendly service and well situated in the High Street.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank MartinNeonValley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited end of March 2019 with a colleague from work for lunch. The décor had a quirky feel and the home made breads and cakes on display instantly made you feel hungry. The menu although small offered a fair few options. We both chose the...More

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

Really enjoyed our visit, we were told there was a large party upstairs but our food came quickly,cooked well and very tasty. Staff were great and didn't rush us to leave

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Jace59
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped off here for a hot chocolate (and a sneaky Brownie!) and couldn’t be happier - very welcoming staff even though we were near to closing time, looking forward to my next visit!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank MrsKT8
Reviewed May 3, 2019 via mobile

Very good food warm cosy atmosphere attentive waitress would give it a 5 but strawberry milkshake we ordered was £4.50 wasn't all that at all should have just got a strawberry Yazoo from Tesco's for 50p taste better then that watery flavourless strawberry water. The...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank popp221
Natalie P, Supervisor at The Hungry Guest, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear popp221 Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback on your recent visit to The Hungry Guest Cafe. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed our venue and service, though we are sorry to hear that you were disappointed in our milkshake...More

Reviewed April 24, 2019

I came in yesterday for a bite to eat and was thoroughly impressed by two members of your staff straight away, Marc and another blonde lady (didn't catch her name) were so friendly and welcoming from the start and nothing was too much. The food...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank kerrywhiting
Natalie P, Supervisor at The Hungry Guest, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Kerry Delighted to read your 5 star review. It is lovely to read when a valued customer appreciates what we are all about - great service, great food quality and great atmosphere. So pleased you had a fantastic experience with us. Please pop in...More

Reviewed April 22, 2019 via mobile

Visited quite a lot since we moved into the area. Food is always good and reasonably priced . It’s always busy so can be a little wait for a table but it’s well worth it. Ultimate welsh rebbit is a mustMore

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank sarahhQ3633AF
Natalie P, Supervisor at The Hungry Guest, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Sarah Fabulous to receive your 5 star comments! Thank you very much. We do aim to provide high standards in venue, food and service and it's wonderful you have recognised this. Please pop in and fill out a membership form in order to gain...More

Reviewed April 15, 2019 via mobile

We tried to pop into this place for cuppa and a cake on a brief trip to the pretty town of West Malling on Sunday 14th April. It is located next to the ubiquitous Costa Coffee so we we were keen to support a local...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank SRTTRS
Natalie P, Supervisor at The Hungry Guest, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear SRTTRS, Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback on your recent visit to The Hungry Guest Cafe. We are truly sorry to hear that you were disappointed in our service. We fully intend to give our customers 100% attention where we...More

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Chrissie A
October 11, 2015|
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Response from Julie F | Property representative |
Thanks Chrissie - I will double check who was on that day as we definitely should have offered more than just the salad as this is something we are very much aware of. If you come again do ask for me or Flossie my assistant... More
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Dear Foxes4, I am so glad that you have contacted us again as I had presumed you had removed your review before I was able to respond. We do not have the capacity to take down a TripAdvisor review ourselves, or else that... More
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