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The Lower Bell

Open Now: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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Gone has the spit and sawdust feel and the over priced drinks, even the specials menu appears more... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2015
Hoppityskip
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Basildon, United Kingdom
Inappropriate Behaviour

I have been here on numerous occasions with not a bad word to say hence my previous 5 star rating... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2018
ScottB1908
via mobile
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20 Jun 2018
“Inappropriate Behaviour”
15 Apr 2018
“Bad customer service. ”
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210 Old Chatham Road, Bluebell Hill, Aylesford ME20 7EF, England
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Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

I have been here on numerous occasions with not a bad word to say hence my previous 5 star rating but unfortunately that has significantly changed. Without dragging my reason out the cause of my decision to no longer spend my hard earned money in...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Only stayed 1 night, and am I glad about that. Customer service is not good. First we were shown to our rooms, and told there is no breakfast as they couldn't be bothered to come in to make breakfast. Second. We asked for some more...More

Thank Stephen G
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Have used the lower bell for about 11 years seen it evolved from a working man's pub into eating restaurant and drinking establishment with great fresh food.the locals are very friendly and just a small walk to the ancient kits city stones.you might have to...More

Thank Rick H
Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

One of only half a dozen pubs that have live music on a fully regular basis in the Maidstone area..all very varied styles...a very popular Sunday lunch pub,and at a very good price as well....and a good varied week day menu of high quality and...More

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 17 February 2015

Gone has the spit and sawdust feel and the over priced drinks, even the specials menu appears more adventurous although I didn't eat! Music was normal standard STILL playing Route 66 EVERY WEEK Stop servibg food early when music is on

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