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The Waggon at Hale

) #31 of 107 Restaurants in Chatham $$ - $$$ , British,
179 Capstone Road | Hale, Chatham ME5 7PP, England
+44 1634 400800
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good18%
  • Average15%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible14%
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“lamb shank” (6 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 21:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
179 Capstone Road | Hale, Chatham ME5 7PP, England
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1 - 10 of 277 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A nice meal...basic but no complaints. Lovely garden area with play area and farm animals for the kids. I personally don't have any but I can see the appeal of this place for those that do...could imagine this might be a bit of a drawback...More

Thank Burkeybum
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Early morning breakfast. Very friendly staff, clean pub and great value for money food. Unlimited tea/coffee with the kentish breakfast. Couldnt have wished for better great start to the day.

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I frequent the Wagon at Hale every couple of weeks or so for a pint with friend and ex-work colleague. On the odd occasion I have been there with my wife for something to eat, which as always been nice, The pub caters well for...More

Thank davelanders2017
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived & were eventually seated. We waited for a waitress to take our drinks order, while we were waiting, we noticed some of our cutlery was actually STUCK to the table. Our drinks finally arrived then we waited for a waitress to take our...More

1  Thank Peter L
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Helpful and pleasant staff when serving, place is ideal for kids and is quiet. The sandwiches are nice but the portion size for the main left me wanting more food. Would return but will have a sandwich. By the way the potato lorry on saturday...More

Thank Frankino1969
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Staff were friendly and polite. The garden was nice and the kids liked the park and animals. Ordered fish and chips however the fish was greasy, tasteless and the batter wasn't at all crispy. The chips looked good - homemade with skin on but again...More

2  Thank Kerry A
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Visited the ale festival over the bank holiday weekend just gone, great selection of real ales and ciders outside in the marque with bands playing outside. They had a bbq going on which was great the kids loved it, brilliant service and friendly staff. I...More

Thank Luca B
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We visited today because of the ale festival advertised. The pub is really lovely. Lots of animals which was a surprise. Goats, chickens and a black pig. Lovely play area for kiddies and a bouncy castle too. Only negative is people smoking around us but...More

Thank Michele W
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Spacious pub with a reasonable range of food. Fairly priced and cooked. Pleasant staff and good service.

Thank Lizald5
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Not sure why we ended up back here..last time we waited over an hour for lunch once ordered then had to go as needed to go back to work...still made us pay for drinks. This Friday food was really poor...soggy battered fish and hardly cooked...More

2  Thank Graham G
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13 June 2016|
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Response from GaryandB | Reviewed this property |
we arrived on foot but there was a sizeable car park there.
16 April 2016|
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Response from John G | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure if He has a particular time of arival but I've been there at 8am and He's been there and completely set up and selling.Hope this is of some help.
29 January 2015|
Response from AnchorOwner |
Hi yes Waggon has free wifi available
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 179 Capstone Road | Hale, Chatham ME5 7PP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Chatham
  • Phone Number: +44 1634 400800
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