The Kentish Hare

95 Bidborough Ridge, Bidborough, United Kingdom, TN3 0XB
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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, 13 September 2019

The only item we were disappointed with was that the chips with the Fish and Chips were French Fries and not proper chips they are not the same!!!

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Visited On Friday, 13 September 2019

Thoroughly enjoyed Fish Fryday, delicious cod in crispy batter and a glass of white wine - perfect.

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Visited On Friday, 13 September 2019

Top quality food delivered by a very attentive and stylish team.

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Visited On Friday, 13 September 2019

Can’t fault anything. Fish and chips were excellent. Will definitely visit again. Waitress was friendly and very efficient and other staff looked after us as well.

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Visited On Thursday, 12 September 2019

As ever, a very good meal in relaxed and cheerful atmosphere.

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Visited On Thursday, 12 September 2019

Excellent steak night... will do it again with friends in a couple of weeks

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Visited On Thursday, 12 September 2019

Always excellent food and service. Our favourite place to eat.

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Visited On Tuesday, 10 September 2019

Delicious food and great service. I chose from the set menu and every dish was faultless with quality ingredients. I really enjoyed the white onion soup. The Children's menu choices were tasty and good value.

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Visited On Sunday, 08 September 2019

An excellent Sunday lunch which is more than can be said for most offerings. Sorry that you have decided to no longer offer steaks as an alternative.

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Visited On Tuesday, 10 September 2019

Once again a very nice lunch celebrating a birthday

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Visited On Sunday, 08 September 2019

Lovely food

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Visited On Saturday, 07 September 2019

We have enjoyed dining at the Kentish Hare pretty much since it first opened. We visited last Saturday to celebrate our Wedding Anniversary and were not disappointed. I chose the cod with mussels which was cooked and seasoned to perfection and presented with such style it was almost a work of art. My wife chose the duck dish, the duck breast was just pink and the confit duck leg Bon Bon was just delicious. For dessert we both opted for the pannacotta - the perfect end to a lovely meal. We believe that the Kentish Hare have exceeded their own high standards in culinary art and we look forward to visiting again soon. The front of house staff are friendly and efficient in an unobtrusive way. Thank you all for a wonderful evening.

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Visited On Sunday, 08 September 2019

As always, a fantastic meal!

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Visited On Saturday, 07 September 2019

We had an absolutely fantastic evening. So pleased we chose the Kentish Hare. Wonderful friendly service and great food. Next time we’ll get an earlier sitting so we don’t miss out on the crab starter!!

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Visited On Saturday, 07 September 2019

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Visited On Saturday, 07 September 2019

Amazing food, lovely friendly staff and a great atmosphere. It’s so hard to find a pub with great food that caters for the whole family, I couldn’t recommend this place more!!

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Visited On Friday, 06 September 2019

Amazing Friday night atmosphere and fantastic food.

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Visited On Wednesday, 04 September 2019

I have been lucky enough to eat in a lot of great restaurants over the years but this is by far now one of my favourites. The sharing steak we had was one of the best steaks I have ever had. The staff was fantastic especially the lady helping us with choosing what to have . Sorry I can’t remember her name. The wine , the starters , the main and the Deserts was amazing. Well worth the 40 mins drive to.

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Visited On Friday, 30 August 2019

Our second visit to the Kentish Hare and we will certainly be back. It ticks all the boxes for a lovely night out and is a place we would highly recommend. The ambiance is excellent, the food amazing and the whole experience starts and ends with caring and dedicated staff.

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Visited On Friday, 30 August 2019

Food was stunning service spot! Made a perfect evening out. Even looking after the little people just perfect!

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Visited On Tuesday, 27 August 2019

A great dining experience as always

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Visited On Tuesday, 27 August 2019

We had a lovely meal

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Visited On Friday, 23 August 2019

Fantastic food and the service was excellent too

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Visited On Sunday, 25 August 2019

Excellent Sunday lunch we enjoyed enormously. Food was delicious and well presented. Service was efficient, staff polite and helpful. The Bacchus, Kentish wine was admirable and reasonably priced. Will certainly be back.

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Visited On Sunday, 25 August 2019

Sunday lunch was absolutely delicious, we would highly recommend it.

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