We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

East Kent Arms

21 Sandgate Road, Folkestone CT20 1SB, England
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Very friendly pub live music on saturday afternoon

I often use the pub but always go on Saturday afternoon when there is live music it has a great... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2018
muffin14
,
folkstone kent
Lovely Sunday lunch

Pub recently started cooking Sunday lunch so I thought I would sample one. Really nice and plenty... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2017
Donna S
Read all 20 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent15%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible40%
4 Feb 2018
“Very friendly pub live music on saturday afternoon”
5 Nov 2017
“Lovely Sunday lunch”
Closed Now
Hours
Hours Today: 10:00 - 12:00
LOCATION
21 Sandgate Road, Folkestone CT20 1SB, England
Write a ReviewReviews (20)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Filter

1 - 10 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 4 February 2018

I often use the pub but always go on Saturday afternoon when there is live music it has a great atmosphere with people dancing as well they do not do food as the pub is not suitable but I understand that they are going to...More

Thank muffin14
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Pub recently started cooking Sunday lunch so I thought I would sample one. Really nice and plenty of it. Just like a home one and super reasonable at just £8. Will definitely go back,

Thank Donna S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for a great pub to have a drink then you should visit this pub .i really love it for the music in special , great taste 💖💖💖

Thank Alecsandra D
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

I come here every day and find the pub very wecoming and all the staff very friendly, it's a great place to be!

1  Thank Karen R
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Went in once. It was the most scabby thing I've ever seen. But to top it off. I live very close to this pub, and the noise the awful people make is horrendous. Not just weekends but Monday through Thursday they scream all night. I...More

1  Thank fat u
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 21 May 2016

We stay in Folkestone once/twice a year for weekend breaks. We have always used this pub because it had a smashin landlady & landlord, staff were friendly & welcoming. They had free juke box, a great atmosphere & excellent bar food, plus the place was...More

2  Thank Debbie B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

I have been to this pub a number of times and always the staff have been frequent in making sure i have a good night a number of times i have gone in after a bad day at work but have left happy i will...More

1  Thank James S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

Poor service short changed , over charged, wet floor in loos. Poor carpet. We had experienced similar once before but went for a birthday party. Poor buffet food !!!! Shame it has gone down hill situated right in the shopping area of Folkey it could...More

1  Thank lobster64
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 5 April 2016

Popped in for a drink with friends. Almost empty on a Friday lunchtime. Dark inside with old fashioned carpets. Wine by small bottle like on planes. Beers on tap run of the mill. Staff were polite, but we did not stay for another. Loos old...More

Thank crystalcatLondon
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 19 March 2016

I find Paul (bar staff) very rude ! For Several weeks he ignored me and instructed female bar staff to serve me ( I am a male and was a regular in this pub) The young Female bar maid that wears glasses was also amazed...More

5  Thank Michael T
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 10 hotels in Folkestone
Grand Burstin Hotel
4 011 reviews
.37 km away
Carlton Hotel
796 reviews
.46 km away
The Southcliff
650 reviews
.51 km away
Best Western Clifton Hotel
562 reviews
.66 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Pullman
570 reviews
.10 km away
Zen Kafe
166 reviews
.08 km away
Django's Cafe & Petit Bistro
263 reviews
.14 km away
Luben's Pizza
163 reviews
.13 km away
Nearby Attractions
World War One Memorial Arch
66 reviews
.19 km away
Zig Zag Path
39 reviews
.25 km away
Church of St Mary and St Eanswythe
56 reviews
.13 km away
Folkestone Museum
18 reviews
.08 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from East Kent Arms staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
;