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The First and Last

40 Bower Place, Maidstone ME16 8BH, England
+44 1622 683151
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Fantastic drinks an a great range, the landlord Mat was very friendly, service was 1st class. The... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2017
cas5621
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newcastle
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Lovely hidden gem of a pub

Staying with friends who've just moved into the area and decided to pop down his local for a few... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
Darren M
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40 Bower Place, Maidstone ME16 8BH, England
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Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Fantastic drinks an a great range, the landlord Mat was very friendly, service was 1st class. The only complaint is that I got beaten at darts

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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Staying with friends who've just moved into the area and decided to pop down his local for a few. Great beer, a lovely atmosphere, friendly staff and Locals and dog friendly too. We'll worth a visit

Thank Darren M
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

Such a quaint friendly pub in an old part of Maidstone, made very welcome, and they have great beer and a fantastic atmosphere.

Thank Wayne H
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Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Whilst I'm an infrequent visitor to Maidstone my other half is here alot and what a great find of a pub, a little gem as they say with friendly staff and a good range of alcohol choices, Enjoyed our darts this afternoon and then the...More

Thank Michele H
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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

This is the best pub in Maidstone. Great beer and great staff. You feel welcome as soon as you set foot over the threshold. A country pub in a town.

1  Thank Stuart F
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Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Funny looking pub tucked on a corner but full of characters and friendly staff we popped in once as it's not are normal local but I walk past it every morning on way to work so thought we try it on a night out, go...More

1  Thank Mark G
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Reviewed 27 November 2016

We have lived just down the road from the "F'n'L" for nearly 20 years and have popped in occasionally over that time, sometimes enjoying it, other times not, as it has changed hands and the landlord's taste has prevailed in one way or another. However,...More

1  Thank Nick M
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Reviewed 17 November 2016

I have stayed at the Premier Inn in Maidstone and used my Cask Marque, Cask Finder app to find this pub. A little gem, a proper old school boozer. It tends to favour Timothy Taylor beer and it is well kept. I have been there...More

Thank Doug J
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Reviewed 15 September 2016

I shouldn't be advertising The First and Last as its a hidden Gem that should only be open to us locals! Its a small pub but big on hospitality and friendliness. You walk in a stranger but by then end of the evening you will...More

Thank maxine d
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Reviewed 15 August 2015

We went to this tiny corner local pub for a drink and were stunned that places like this are still providing a social need. Everybody ( all five customers) in the bar knew each other, and we were made to feel welcome. It would be...More

1  Thank litigate
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