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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 Sunday, 12 August 2018

Great food, great service we will be back soon.

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Visited On Saturday, 11 August 2018

Price seems now more expensive and would like haddock rissoto back on the menu

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Visited On Saturday, 11 August 2018

Excellent food and atmosphere.

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Visited On Saturday, 11 August 2018

Best meal we have had in a very long while! Thank you for a really delicious meal in a perfect setting. We will definitely be back.

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Visited On Saturday, 11 August 2018

A case of nearly but not quite there. The atmosphere of a really good local pub, great to see the local cricket team having a drink but the food wasn't up to the full restaurant/gastro pub experience. Food was pleasant but not outstanding and little elements spoilt the overall experience - tasteless beetroot in the goat's cheese and beetroot starter, a lack of seasoning on meat and please discharge over a fiver for some green beans. I won't rush back for dinner but might give Sunday lunch a go. Either sharpen up to deliver fine dining or go back to basics and be an outstanding pub with great food.

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Visited On Saturday, 11 August 2018

The food was utterly scrumptious, unfaultable!!!!! I had the duck and my husband and daughter had the flat iron steak. I love it here but the service was a little slow, however, we will be back.

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Visited On Saturday, 11 August 2018

Excellent service. Waiting staff were great until the last half an hour. As soon as we mentioned the wobbly table the waitress came over with cork to fix it. We really liked the open kitchen. The decor is modern and contemporary but a bit samey, samey ie. not at all unique, could be any pub. The main courses were really good quality but expensive. The starters were just ok. I started with the goats cheese and would’ve preferred more beetroot. It was an enjoyable evening but we won’t rush back, but we’d be happy if it was our local.

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Visited On Saturday, 11 August 2018

Loved the experience and very much enjoyed the Meal. I thought the special was a bit expensive

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Visited On Friday, 10 August 2018

Business lunch. Excellent decoration, ambience and food. Good service. Would definitely visit again.

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Visited On Friday, 10 August 2018

We had a fabulous evening at the Kentish Hare with lovely food and great service combined with a wonderful atmosphere in the restaurant making a great evening all round, well done guys and keep up the good work!

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Visited On Wednesday, 08 August 2018

We had a lovely time - our waitress was incredibly accommodating and patient with us.

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Visited On Thursday, 02 August 2018

Lovely touch by adding happy birthday to dessert plate. Our waitresses were lovely and friendly and cottoned on to a birthday celebration to add this special touch.

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Visited On Thursday, 02 August 2018

Best pub food I’ve ever had

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Visited On Thursday, 02 August 2018

Wonderful food as usual and good friendly service

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Visited On Thursday, 26 July 2018

Warm welcome and all staff friendly and helpful. The food is amazing with a good choice . When you leave after a relaxing meal you are looking forward to when you return to try some different dish . I recommend if you have not tried The Kentish Hare you must .

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Visited On Tuesday, 31 July 2018

Excellent service and lovely food, a nice place to take my other half for her 50th birthday

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Visited On Tuesday, 31 July 2018

Great as ever- beautifully cooked and much enjoyed by vegan daughter

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Visited On Tuesday, 24 July 2018

Terrace was nice, food was great !! The Kentish Hare was recommended to us, and it did certainly not disappoint us !!

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Visited On Sunday, 29 July 2018

Great pub. Fabulous food with stylish decor. Highly recommended.

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Visited On Tuesday, 24 July 2018

Staff always friendly and welcoming food was excellent as always even on one of the hottest evening of the year we were looked after superbly. thank you one and all.

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Visited On Tuesday, 24 July 2018

Always good food nicely presented, and very pleasant staff

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Visited On Sunday, 22 July 2018

First class food and service. A very enjoyable family Sunday lunch!

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Visited On Wednesday, 18 July 2018

Nice evening sitting out in the garden....steak night was lovely!

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Visited On Saturday, 21 July 2018

A really pleasant environment combining the relaxed atmosphere of a village pub with a high quality restaurant. Plenty of table choice, by the bar, the open restaurant, outdoor terrace and open garden. Excellent

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Visited On Saturday, 21 July 2018

Great food Great service Great atmosphere

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