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Cock Inn

Heath Road, Boughton Monchelsea, Maidstone ME17 4JD, England
+44 1622 743166
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“sunday roast” (13 reviews)
“belly pork” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Heath Road, Boughton Monchelsea, Maidstone ME17 4JD, England
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Reviewed yesterday

A wonderful welcome on arrival from all staff who really do take customer relations up a notch. They all are so very attentive to customers every need even down to noticing empty glasses and inquiring if replenishment would be required and promptly giving service. Nothing...More

Thank Kev M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You’re always assured of a warm welcome here and this week was no exception - friendly staff and roaring log fire too! Food is excellent, the home made pie is certainly to be recommended!

Thank fraserweeks
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been visiting the Cock Inn for many years and thoroughly enjoy every visit & decided its about time we said as much! Wonderful landlord and landlady - the quality, presentation and variety of food is absolutely excellent. Very dog friendly which we also...More

Thank Annette D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having read other peoples reviews I was a little sceptical about what reception I was going to get from the frosty landlady and have to say the greeting was wonderfully friendly, food was good wine good and service great would recommend it but be aware...More

Thank Arthur_Austin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very unfriendly welcome and felt very uncomfortable the whole time myself and friends were there, it was not a very nice environment to be in. The bar man was staring us out the entire time and the land lady was rude and unfriendly so...More

3  Thank hehfjbrhd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been here many times. I cannot emphasis how good the food is here. Great atmosphere and very friendly. I would highly recommend it!

Thank Jonathan B
Reviewed February 12, 2018

Called at this pub/restaurant for an evening meal. Great ambience and a warm welcome. We ordered our meal which was served promptly - a very large helping - so large that I could not finish mine so was promptly offered the option of a doggy...More

Thank 54solotraveller
Reviewed February 11, 2018 via mobile

We had a terrific lunch here today with some friends. We had booked a table at 2pm and arrived slightly earlier and offered another table straight away. The pub had a roaring fireplace and a great atmosphere. The selection of food was very good, we...More

Thank Lynn W
Reviewed January 28, 2018 via mobile

We visited The Cock Inn today for my son's birthday. We received a warm welcome and were served promptly. We all ordered traditional Sunday lunches, beef, lamb and pork. Huge portions and very tasty. The only criticism was that the food was hot but only...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed January 26, 2018

I eat regularly at this pub as I am lucky to have it as my local. I suppose I take it for granted and haven't reviewed it before. We have taken numerous business clients and friends for lunch and evening meals and never been disappointed....More

Thank SallyMaidstone
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September 11, 2016|
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Response from InvictaMoto | Reviewed this property |
Yes. In the bar area. There is water and some biscuits available.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Large groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Heath Road, Boughton Monchelsea, Maidstone ME17 4JD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Maidstone  >  Boughton Monchelsea
  • Phone Number: +44 1622 743166
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Boughton Monchelsea is a picturesque Kentish village that is home to the Cock Inn, a divine Elizabethan rural inn and restaurant which is filled with low beamed ceilings, an Inglenook fireplace, hand-written blackboard menus and general good cheer. The Cock Inn is dog and walker friendly ��� free biscuits and towels for the dogs, and a warm welcome to the walkers ��� and specialties from the restaurant kitchen include the seafood platters, the belly pork with crisp crackling and Brambly apple mash, and the slow-roasted braised lamb shank with minted gravy on a bed of creamy mash.
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