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Ye Olde Yew Tree Inn

32 Westbere Lane, Westbere, Canterbury CT2 0HH, England
+44 1227 710501
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“pate” (6 reviews)
“sunday roast” (8 reviews)
“beef” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
32 Westbere Lane, Westbere, Canterbury CT2 0HH, England
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Reviewed yesterday

On first arriving at the ye olde yew tree inn we are welcomed by the bar staff with a very welcoming feel. The atmosphere in the pub was just what you would expect from a country pub. The bar had all the usual suspects and...More

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been here a few tines now for family meals. The venue itself it's very nice, quaint and very old fashioned pub in a brilliant way. Lots detail if you look closely. The menu itself is wonderful and all very tempting. Food was lovely and portions...More

Thank Anna W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Finally we found the elusive English pub, hundreds of years old, oak beams, roaring fire, on a country lane... This is every one's idea of the perfect pub - and it deserves to be. We found this place by accident and what a happy accident...More

Thank Anne-Marie S
Reviewed October 27, 2017

My wife and I had a lovely Friday evening meal at the Yew Tree at 7pm pre booked. Good pre meal beer and a lovely well priced Muscadet with our meal. The goats cheese and beetroot salad was the best I have had and followed...More

1  Thank John R
Reviewed September 25, 2017

My husband and I called in at the Ye Old Yew Tree Inn for Sunday lunch. We had not booked so took a chance that we would get a table. When we arrived the restaurant was nearly empty with only two tables taken. We were...More

4  Thank Olive W
Reviewed September 15, 2017 via mobile

We were fortunate to win a 2 course meal at a charity raffle, at this really lovely pub with restaurant, the staff were friendly and the food was excellent. We had apple crumble which was to die for. Looking forward to receiving the Christmas menu.

Thank Henry T
Reviewed September 5, 2017

Visited for late midweek lunch with family after blasting some clays at nearby Greenhills. Super setting in very pretty village. Warm welcome and delicious food. Hard to fault.

Thank T0ny_UK
Reviewed August 29, 2017

My husband and I celebrated our golden wedding anniversary with our family on bank holiday Monday with lunch at the Yew Tree. (9 adults and 2 little ones). All the food was excellent and the staff very friendly. This used to be my husband's "local"...More

Thank KentPuddleduck
Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

Old Dairy Blue Top would have been enough to keep me here - beautifully kept at the perfect temperature but this old pub - the oldest in Kent - also serves very good food. The burger -home made - was very well received also the...More

Thank Piquart
Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

After enjoying a boat trip on the River Stour we were looking for a nice country pub for lunch - we found an absolute gem! Hidden away in a pretty little village is the quaintest pub serving the best homemade food. The menu is varied...More

Thank beccamac
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May 26, 2017|
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Response from Goomsu | Reviewed this property |
No. Nearest river trips go from Fordwich or Grove Ferry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Romantic, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Westbere Lane, Westbere, Canterbury CT2 0HH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury  >  Westbere
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 710501
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