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One of the best

We often Drive down from London for the w/end and always make a point of revisiting this pub always... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2015
Keith E
London, United Kingdom
Visit with the in-laws!

This pub is soon to be my in-law's local as they are moving there. The bar staff already knew them... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2015
Claire D
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
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21 Aug 2018
“Not good at all”
31 Mar 2018
335 Dover Road, Walmer CT14 7NX, England
+44 1304 694241
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Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

I visited this place it's very dirty mission matched furniture looks like it's out of a skip very greasy food that looks like someone's dad made it,felt I'll after eating here, do not go here

Thank rockcity84
Reviewed 31 March 2018

Had a short pit stop for a drink,ordered a quality brand cognac,which was served in a Jack Daniels whisky glass,not impressed at all very amature,will not go back again.More

Thank Ray H
Anne C, Landlady at The Thompson's Bell, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

I would like to apologise for giving you a Jack Daniels bourbon whiskey Glass. It was not amateurish unfortunately due to theft and breakage of some our Glassware I did not have a cognac glass at hand. If you had brought it to my attention...More

Reviewed 12 September 2017

fROM THE FIRST TIME i VISITED THE THOMSON'S BELL FOR A SUNDAY LUNCH, TOGETHER WITH MY GOOD FRIEND, JUNE, who is 93 years old I have returned almost every Sunday for nearly two years now. The portions are EXCELLENT, well cooked, and very very tasty....More

Thank des c
Reviewed 2 September 2017

We went to the pub last Sunday with a group comprising of 5 adults and two children as soon as we arrived we was made to feel at home I (Anthony) have problems medically so explained that i could only eat little portions wow not...More

1  Thank Anthony A
Reviewed 25 February 2016

went into pub at weekend, there was some football thugs (west brom I think) sitting giving racist comments and worst of all 'landlady' laughing at these idiots when she should have showed them the door! Made a quick exit, went next door to the 'Freed...More

2  Thank Jack d
Anne C, Owner at The Thompson's Bell, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2016

I do apologise if you felt this way in the Thompson bell on that particular Sunday afternoon. In regards to your comment I would like to take this opportunity to correct a some of what you have said. On that Sunday in question the match...More

Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

Great music combined with good food well priced drinks and lovely staff make a good evening out. Themed evenings are always fun.

Thank JacquiOban
Reviewed 6 December 2015

We often Drive down from London for the w/end and always make a point of revisiting this pub always a welcoming smile from the staff a great family friendly pub with lots of fun on a Saturday night and does a cracking Sunday lunch .

Thank Keith E
Reviewed 7 April 2015 via mobile

We came up to walmer for the week end, and we had Sunday dinner here and it was absolutely lovely, couldn't complain about anything, the bar staff was friendly, and you would think that youve been coming here for years how welcoming the costumers and...More

1  Thank Keeley S
Reviewed 4 March 2015 via mobile

This pub is soon to be my in-law's local as they are moving there. The bar staff already knew them by name which is so welcoming and introduced themselves to us. Have been told their food is lovely which we didn't have because they wasn't...More

2  Thank Claire D
Reviewed 20 February 2015 via mobile

Lovely pub, friendly happy staff who are very polite. This pub went a bit down hill after the last management and its nice to see the pub coming back together. Had a lovely meal with plenty of choice. nice fire going, pool table and darts....More

2  Thank Abbey G
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Joan H
8 January 2016|
Response from Anne C |
Sorry I have just seen your question . We do not do lunch on a Saturday normally. If booked for ten or more in a block booking we can accommodate it maybe to late for this request hopefully in the future this Answer may help.