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The Eight Bells JD Wetherspoon

19 Cannon Street, Dover CT16 1BZ, England
+44 1304 205030
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good41%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
19 Cannon Street, Dover CT16 1BZ, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I reluctlenty went in with some mates for a pint and a chat, that was ok till the pram mob came in.I drank up and left as the spoons is a mecca for these people???!!. No family area anymore!! Mr Tim Martin should open a...More

Thank gasturbine1
Reviewed 6 days ago

Helpful staff, clean and tidy, bottles of Krombacher pils available and a good selection of beers and spirits.

Thank Carl P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rather a nice pub in the Wetherspoons chain so you can be guaranteed what you'll get served up in your glass and on your plate. That's not a bad thing as in Dover I was a stranger so instead of playing chance with anywhere else...More

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

You think about Wetherspoons and you think oh no ! But give this one in Dover a go ! We had 3 steaks and 3 beers on a Tuesday for £7.50 Each ! They were fabulous, really tasty and cooked perfect ! Would definitely come...More

Thank Lisannick1709
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

So we were leaving the next day, so no grocery shopping. Found a seat, figured out how to order by app on phone & people watched (we are Americans from the midwest). Atmosphere was nice, people friendly, but you could see the crowd changing slowly...More

Thank DachK
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We walked in and it seemed like a friendly restaurant. We were hungry and went up to the counter and ordered a drink and food. It came quickly and was quite good. Seemed like it was a hang out for the locals so figured it...More

Thank Tammy M
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Typical Weatherspoon’s, you can’t knock the cheap microwave food or the cheap beer but it can be like a war zone at times. Drunken students still being served, glasses being thrown about by foul mouthed louts and often aggressive women. The Police are failing to...More

Thank Mark A
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

We visited here as a stop of before we caught the ferry. The woman on the bar was really helpful and showed us to our room which was like an annex, lovely and clean and very spacious. I also rang her up to make sure...More

Thank barrow-bird2319
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Big menu of beer and food. Some meals come with a beer included. Large portions. Patio has lots of smokers, but great quiet view for people watching on the streets.

Thank Emily S
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Big fan of Wetherspoons, good pub for the common folk with the prices not inflated just for the sake of it Didn't eat this time but had a couple of beers and at £2.25 for a pint of real ale it's cheap

Thank Rob B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Cannon Street, Dover CT16 1BZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Dover
  • Phone Number: +44 1304 205030
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