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The White Hart

Rye Road, Newenden TN18 5PN, England
+44 1797 252166
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rye Road, Newenden TN18 5PN, England
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

We visited here for Mother’s Day and friends today as it’s a half way point for us. Upon arrival the pub is warm and welcoming, the staff are so friendly and polite. The restaurant is comfortable. The roast dinners are delicious, tasty and represent really...More

1  Thank Kevin L
Reviewed 3 April 2018

We stayed for four days over Easter. We ate at the pub each night. The food was without exception excellent. The Sunday roast was great but the stand out item was the black pudding sausage roll starter which was supurb. There were four real ales...More

2  Thank Chris P
Ivan G, Owner at The White Hart, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

It was lovely to see you again and great to hear you enjoyed your stay. Our new menu had just launched so it's good to hear one of our new starters scored highly! We're looking forward to welcoming you back very soon.

Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

I have a birthday soon and decided to recce a venue new to me for lunch. The White Hart looked ideal on the map and well situated for walking and photography. Having parked in the roomy car park, we found the pub cosy and welcoming,...More

2  Thank Jane O
Reviewed 11 March 2018

We went in this week as a table of 4 for the pizza promotion - buy one get one half price as their pizzas in the past have been great. Come order time we were told all pizzas were off. So as it was advertising...More

Thank Bob S
Ivan G, Owner at The White Hart, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2018

Thank you for posting a review, but really disappointed to read it. Unfortunately our pizza oven had developed a technical fault and wasn't working at the time of your visit which meant we weren't able to serve our lovely homemade 12" pizzas . This was...More

Reviewed 5 March 2018

We picked this pub as it's not very far from my mother in law. After looking on the internet it looked really nice. We arrived for Sunday lunch and informed the bar staff that two of the family members lived a long way a way...More

2  Thank Drcrich
Ivan G, Owner at The White Hart, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

We are bemused by this review. As you can see from previous reviews, we are well known for our friendly, welcoming staff. I would really like to get to the bottom of this and would be very grateful if you could please let us know...More

Reviewed 28 February 2018

Excellent, honest pub food. We have visited many times and had a engagement party here too. The staff are always friendly and helpful. It's always a pleasure to visit.

1  Thank kimmy69
Ivan G, Owner at The White Hart, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Thank you for posting this lovely review. Looking forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Stoped here for lunch and had a great welcome from the staff They had a nice fire going and a good range of drinks The menus was good pub grub at good prices. The food was well cooked and good in size A nice place...More

1  Thank Charles H
Ivan G, Owner at The White Hart, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2018

Thank you for your great review. We hope to welcome you back soon.

Reviewed 22 January 2018

My wife, a friend and I had a light lunch at the White Hart today. Excellent service and food. Great atmos. Nice garden, will look forward to seeing that when the warmer weather arrives.

Thank IdoGolf
Ivan G, Owner at The White Hart, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to post a review, it's lovely to hear that you enjoyed your lunch. We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 4 January 2018

We have stayed at the White couple of times now and it never disappoints. They have new staff in the kitchen and boy do they know what they are doing. Please disregard earlier poor reviews of the kitchen as it would be a shame for...More

1  Thank Chris P
Ivan G, Owner at The White Hart, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Thank you for your wonderful review. It was lovely to welcome you back to The White Hart and to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We couldn't ask for more!

Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

We went for a great dog walk and ended up in this pub. The dog was allowed in away from the main dining which was great. It was a very welcoming pub and good pub menu. We both had starters (scotch egg and Brie) which...More

2  Thank r2dd
Ivan G, Owner at The White Hart, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2017

Thank you for your review, we hope to see you again soon.

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Questions & Answers
10 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Dave W | Reviewed this property |
Dog friendly with big garden as well no dogs in dinning room though
Ruth G
21 February 2017|
Response from OpenDiver429 | Reviewed this property |
Apparently they had a burst water main flood and had to close temporarily. Suggest you call them to find out latest info 01797252166
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rye Road, Newenden TN18 5PN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Newenden
  • Phone Number: +44 1797 252166
A traditional village inn situated in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
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