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The Kentish Hare

95 Bidborough Ridge, Bidborough, United Kingdom, TN3 0XB
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Opening Information

Lunch 12 noon – 2.30pm Tuesday to Saturday
Dinner 6.00pm – 9.30pm Tuesday to Saturday
Sunday Lunch 12 noon – 4.00pm (last orders)
(last orders at 4.00 pm and 9.30pm prior to a bank holiday)

The Kentish Hare bar is open


11.00 am – 3.00 pm and 5.00pm – 11.00 pm Tuesday to Friday
Open all day Saturday from 11.00 am to 11.00 pm
11.00 am – 5 pm Sunday

We are closed on Mondays (unless it is a bank holiday!)

Facilities
  • Disabled Access

About The Kentish Hare

The Kentish Hare is overseen by the Tanner Brothers. Chris and James have assembled a great team focussing on delivering the very best fresh local food.

The pub takes full advantage of the superb larder available to us in Kent, complemented by a specially selected range of superb wines, beers and spirits.

The Kentish Hare is a family friendly pub with great food and service where children under five eat free.

Chris and James and the whole team look forward to welcoming you soon.

Cuisine: British
Dress Code: Smart Casual
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Visited On Friday, 07 December 2018

Fantastic food. Buzzy atmosphere. Friendly and efficient service.

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Visited On Friday, 07 December 2018

Restaurant lacks atmosphere, too few tables occupied. Expensive, however food excellent.

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Visited On Sunday, 02 December 2018

It became to hot and stuffy during the meal. My wife felt unwell because of it and took herself to the car park for air. To aid the situation, from time to time, we opened the door nearest us and hope that we did not annoy the other guests by doing so. Otherwise, everything was extremely good and everybody enjoyed themselves.

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Visited On Sunday, 02 December 2018

Excellent food and service would highly recommend!

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Visited On Saturday, 01 December 2018

As always a wonderful meal and wonderful atmosphere.

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Visited On Saturday, 01 December 2018

We had a private table for 20 for my wife’s 40th. The food was outstanding and the staff were excellent and very accommodating. A great day. I would definitely recommend the Kentish Hare.

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Visited On Saturday, 01 December 2018

Myself and my girlfriend had a lovely meal, with great service and amazing food. Would 100% recommend to anyone!

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Visited On Saturday, 01 December 2018

The staff are attentive but not pushy and the menu offers a good choice

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Visited On Saturday, 01 December 2018

Exceptional food.

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Visited On Sunday, 25 November 2018

Good food and service in a relaxed atmosphere. A lovely Sunday lunch- one of the best I’ve had for a long time. Too often eateries serve up mediocre fare on Sundays. This was certainly not the case at the Kentish Hare.

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Visited On Saturday, 24 November 2018

Had a fantastic family meal for my husband’s birthday. Steak was out of this world. Your staff were welcoming and friendly and we will definitely chose you as a venue for future celebrations. Thank you.

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Visited On Friday, 23 November 2018

Great idea to offer pre-village show supper

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Visited On Sunday, 18 November 2018

The birthday sorbet for my son was a nice little touch.

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Visited On Thursday, 08 November 2018

extremely noisy. We were next to the coffee machine which was going all the time accompanied by much banging. Our reservation was for 1.30 pm by which time some of the dishes on the set menu were "off". Service very average. Food OK but nothing special. Poor value for money.

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Visited On Wednesday, 14 November 2018

Outstanding taster menu and matching wine dinner this week with lots of seasonal elements

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Visited On Wednesday, 14 November 2018

An excellent evening. Food exquisite and staff really looked after us.

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Visited On Sunday, 11 November 2018

Great Sunday lunch with good children’s menu: always reliably good. Lovely service, pleasant and efficient without crowding you. Wish we lived a bit closer, we’d be in more often!

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Visited On Sunday, 11 November 2018

Really enjoyable lunch as always. Great food and attentive service. Thank you to the lovely waitresses and the chef who indulged my chatty son!

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Visited On Sunday, 11 November 2018

Outstanding food presented beautifully and served with a smile!

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Visited On Saturday, 10 November 2018

Really enjoyed the meal. Attentive staff. The mains were Slightly over seasoned for our taste. Only just though!! Would come again

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Visited On Friday, 09 November 2018

Great food and staff

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Visited On Friday, 09 November 2018

I have a dietary requirement and I thank your staff for providing what I needed. Thank you

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Visited On Wednesday, 07 November 2018

A dull midweek night cheered up no end by the Kentish Hare's fabulous steak offer... we will definitely be back!

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Visited On Tuesday, 06 November 2018

Our first visit and we will certainly return

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Visited On Saturday, 03 November 2018

Great meal. Service slowish, but lovely mini-ice cream and birthday candle as requested on line. I really resent the compulsory imposition of such a substantial service charge. It added over £20 to a £180 bill. This may defray your overheads, but prohibits the customer’s Ability to truly recognise waiting staff’s skill and attention. I forgot to ask if all this goes to staff. I shall pay a cash tip next time.

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