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The White Horse

) #2 of 3 Restaurants in Chilham $$ - $$$ , British,
The Square, Chilham, Canterbury CT4 8BY, England
+44 1227 730355
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
1 week ago
“Nice place to drop into”
2 weeks ago
“Nice and friendly pub”
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Square, Chilham, Canterbury CT4 8BY, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We popped in for one drink after meandering around the local village. It was nice enough weather to sit in the beer garden. I fully agree with a lot of the other comments- a very friendly welcome from the staff. They help make it a...More

Thank 40forty
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I decided to treat my girlfriend to a romantic meal at the white horse in Chilham square and it was fantastic, such a beautiful pub filled with friendly vibes, everything about it was perfect from the food to the service to the setting, can't wait...More

Thank George B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The last time we were in Chilham a couple of years ago we popped into the White Horse quite early after having seen the ancient tree in the grounds of the church (which we also saw). The landlady was very welcoming, even though we were...More

Thank Mono_Jockos
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The White Horse never fails to make us welcome. We pop in here occasionally, usually when showing friends around this lovely part of Kent, and are always welcomed with a smile. We weren't too hungry this afternoon and settled with sharing the cheeseboard between two...More

Thank WDForty
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Chilham village is oddly unforgettable. Quaint rustic lost in time. Yet so many visitors. The White Horse Pub reflects the qualities of the village perfectly. So great visit aesthetically. Food and drink was typically ordinary but filling and of good taste. Not a gastro pub....More

Thank Anuj D
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We had a beautiful lunch here on Sunday with our two daughters who are quite fussy eaters. The staff here went over and above to accommodate them. Service was outstanding. Good selection of beers too which made my husband happy! 😉 Very relaxed atmosphere which...More

Thank Natalie H
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

The white horse is a lovely place to eat , the food is amazing. The service is fast and the staff are lovely and easy to chat too. I've never felt more at home than in this pub/restaurant! The food and the beautiful pub is...More

Thank Maiskay
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Great pub great food great atmosphere landlord is very welcoming as well as all his staff are.it's a nice warm feeling when you walk in especially on a cold winters day with the fire roaring definitely recommend to all my friends and family

Thank Alex E
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Amazing setting in Chilham, polite and helpful staff and the best burger I've ever eaten (far better than even GBK). A must visit

Thank Wazman999
TheWhiteHorse79, Owner at The White Horse, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2017

Thanks for your excellent review. We try very hard to ensure everybody's visit is pleasant and memorable and its hugely encouraging for us to receive a review such as yours. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Visited the White Horse with my other half and our friend with his baby boy as a 'meet in the middle' type rendezvous. From the moment we walked in the staff were attentive, very friendly and welcoming. Our friend brought his little French Bulldog who...More

Thank Max B
TheWhiteHorse79, Owner at The White Horse, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2017

Thank you very much for your glowing review, we genunely appreciate your taking the time and your high praise and look forward to welcoming you back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square, Chilham, Canterbury CT4 8BY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury  >  Chilham
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 730355
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14th Century Inn set in the heart of historical and picturesque village of Chilham. The White Horse has been used in several film productions and television programmes. The White Horse is set in the main village square opposite Chilham castle. We provide traditional fare, real ales and we also cater for events.
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