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The Jackdaw

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Still good but never as good as it was.

I know this pub quite well having lived close and in my opinion it used to be great but only... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Simon p
via mobile
Birthday Lunch

Incredibly pretty location and country pub, food and atmosphere very nice and staff friendly and... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
Whitstable, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good14%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
7 Aug 2018
“Still good but never as good as it was.”
12 Nov 2018
“Fab food & fab service”
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Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

Country drive brought us to this wonderful place. My daughter and her husband are vegan and the chef prepared a wonderful meal for them ‘one of the best they’ve ever had’. My husband and I enjoyed a Sunday roast and dessert. Fairy lights, well spaced...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Freedom46304
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

This place has its obvious history to draw people to it. So why is it predominantly laid up as a restaurant during the day. The only space on offer for a drink is inside the door, small and cramped . We noted the proprietors taking...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank lobster64
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

This is my 2nd time of visiting the Jackdaw after touring around Kent and the food was superb just like the last time we visited we shall return.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

What a charming local pub! Thank you for the delicious Sunday lunch. Had the most loveliest time here.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lucia P
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

I know this pub quite well having lived close and in my opinion it used to be great but only because of this one chef his cooking was great but he has recently left because he ran the whole pub on his own while the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Simon p
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Well I don’t really know what to say other than it used to be one of my favourite pubs, because of that we drove from Hawkinge to have lunch for my birthday on arrival we found they weren’t selling food due to organised coach parties,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Liz P
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

SHOCKING OWNERS Came on Sunday and we had shocking service, on arrival customers that arrived after us where seen to first we got seated and waited a while to be served, the waitress came over we ordered our starters and my daughters main and asked...More

Date of experience: March 2018
4  Thank naomiplowman
Reviewed 8 March 2018

We went back to try again... and it's even worse than before! The small, cosy area surrounding the fireplace has now been laid up for service as well and the fire blocked off, so, except for a cramped little area just inside the door (enough...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Frohlix
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

What a lovely pub! Just called in for lunch, and straight away was met by a friendly and warm welcome. Good choice , whether you want a sandwich or a hot meal. We really enjoyed our visit , and look forward to returning.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Lynda W
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Incredibly pretty location and country pub, food and atmosphere very nice and staff friendly and welcoming. Good selection of food and well presented and cooked.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank 747stuartj
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