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Hawkhurst Fish Farm

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Hawkhurst Fish Farm Hastings Road, Hawkhurst TN18 4RT, England
+44 1580 753813
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Just beautiful

Our first visit, just for lunch, which was thoroughly enjoyable. It's a beautiful setting in which... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Maggi49
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Orpington, Kent
Great day out for all ages!

Brilliant day had by my whole family! Ages 82 to 13! We all fished in the junior lakes and then... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
sarahF891907
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Seaford, United Kingdom
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Hawkhurst Fish Farm Hastings Road, Hawkhurst TN18 4RT, England
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"excellent breakfast"
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"tackle shop"
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"specials board"
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"overlooking the lake"
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"limited menu"
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"lunch with friends"
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"pleasant surroundings"
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"full english breakfast"
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"afternoon tea"
in 4 reviews
"fishing lake"
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"lovely cafe"
in 2 reviews
"great family day"
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"lakes"
in 14 reviews
"rods"
in 4 reviews
"pottery"
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"ducks"
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"fowl"
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Reviewed yesterday

Our first visit, just for lunch, which was thoroughly enjoyable. It's a beautiful setting in which to have lunch. It has been mentioned previously about the wait to be served – but this in no way reflects on the staff – more so the visitors...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Brilliant day had by my whole family! Ages 82 to 13! We all fished in the junior lakes and then had lunch in the beautifully positioned restaurant. Food was freshly prepared and tasted amazing.

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

First time here, only really went for somewhere different for a bit of breakfast. Really good full English, the only downside was the time it took to be served, although in all fairness they had said it would take a while, it is obviously popular....More

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Dawn W, Owner at Hawkhurst Fish Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your kind review of our cafe and our farm. I am so pleased you enjoyed your food and visit. We are exceptionally busy at the moment with the hot weather, especially at weekends, but we are trying our hardest to serve everyone...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

4 of us went to the fish farm, me, wife, daughter and grandson. Amazed at how good the farm is. Well presented gardens/lawns, clean toilets, excellent restaurant, free parking with no entrance fee.All the staff were very pleasant and the fishing bailiff, "Orace", was really...More

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Dawn W, Owner at Hawkhurst Fish Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your kind review of our farm - I am so pleased that you enjoyed your visit so much - we all work very hard to ensure our site is kept in good order. I will pass on your comment to Oris, our...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the 2nd time i have been here and didnt disappoint me this time i had large breakfast eveything cooked fresh and tasted wonderfullMore

Thank kevin g
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Dawn W, Owner at Hawkhurst Fish Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

I am so pleased to hear that you have enjoyed both your visits and your breakfast! We also have a lovely lunch menu with a selection of home cooked food prepared on the premises - hope you will return to try lunch too some time!...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

All food cooked fresh. Would highly recommend the full english afternoon tea. If the weather is nice, you can sit outside overlooking the fishing lake.More

Thank Bushey72
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Dawn W, Owner at Hawkhurst Fish Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your positive review of our cafe. I am so pleased you enjoyed your afternoon tea - it's a meal in itself isn't it? Many customers can't manage it all and we have to give them takeaway boxes to enjoy the rest at...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The menu on the website is basic but the specials are superb, booked a table outside overlooking the lake, good service and the food just kept everyone smiling. The Haloumi salad with sweet potato fries, the peanut chicken noodle salad, the scampi were just perfect....More

Thank Les C
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Dawn W, Owner at Hawkhurst Fish Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review of our cafe. Our specials board is changed regularly, we try and use local, fresh ingredients and we cook everything on the premises. Our aim is to offer home cooked, quality food at a reasonable price. Our setting takes...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

On a glorious morning there is no nicer place than to sit enjoying the view and devouring breakfast! We sat outside overlooking the water which was quite lovely. Their range of breakfasts is comprehensive and good value. We would have preferred more options of how...More

Thank Sue B
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Dawn W, Owner at Hawkhurst Fish Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

Thank you for your kind review of our farm and our cafe. I am so pleased you enjoyed your visit and your breakfast, we normally serve the toast with the butter portions on the side so am not quite sure why it was buttered for...More

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Reviewed 30 May 2018

Visited Hawkhurst Fish Farm, in the first instance as a possibility to fish there and visit the tackle shop 'Kent Tackle'. Albeit not my type of venue for fishing, the tackle shop and other amenities on site were fantastic, both for the fishermen and also...More

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JasminOlivia, Manager at Hawkhurst Fish Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Thank you for your 5* review. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit to our venue, and we hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 4 May 2018

This is a delightful spot to have an outdoor lunch.the food is of good quality and the staff friendly. Just pop in for a cuppa and see the wild life.More

Thank Bin1945
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Dawn W, Owner at Hawkhurst Fish Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2018

Thank you so much for your review of our farm and cafe. We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit. It is a wonderful time to visit now with so many ducklings and goslings (and soon cygnets we hope!) to see and on a sunny...More

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