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North Pole

434 Red Hill, Wateringbury ME18 5BJ, England
+44 1622 812721
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“beef” (15 reviews)
“ice cream” (11 reviews)
“pie” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
434 Red Hill, Wateringbury ME18 5BJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing welcome from the "landlady", made us at home strait away. Staff were just as pleasant and very efficient. Food was served hot, well cooked and with a smile. Prices were reasonable and average for the area. We will definitely return.

Thank bobgoodsir
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With every table appearing to be occupied we thought we might be out of luck this time but we were cheerfully found a table for two by the waitress. My husband ALWAYS orders the cod and chips and as usual moist fish in crispy batter...More

Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Bit of a queuey bun fight but very tasty Carvery. Meat good but not great. Nice premises nice people. Great place to take a bunch of grandchildren as very family friendly.

1  Thank Laurence F
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We have been recommended the North Pole by a few of our friends so decided to have a family Sunday lunch there were 8 of us altogether we booked for the 2.30 sitting it was Very busy as was a lovely sunny day we did...More

Thank Gillandbernie
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Great Sunday roast is served here! Often gets quite busy but cannot fault the food or the price, staff are always attentive and friendly! Nice place to come when your feeling lazy on a Sunday and don't want to cook!

Thank Emmaalex123
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I've been eating and drinking here for a while. Food and staff are excellent. I find it difficult not to order the lamb (which is superb) when I eat here but last night I tried a burger. Honestly the best burger I've ever had :)

1  Thank DanCollins42
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Our 2nd visit and it was just as good as the first. We ate inside this time and ordered fish with chips and mushy peas plus a low carb. burger with giant mushroom and blue cheese. It was all lovely. Having read reports of soggy...More

Reviewed 12 September 2017

Have been here a few times now for a Sunday roast! you need to book in advance. it does a really good roast with out the clearing up. perfect :)

Thank katherine w
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Cannot recommend this restaurant enough. Owners got it spot on and so on the ball. Had 3 roasts 2 lagers 2 wines 58 quid. Not one frozen bit of veg in sight . Also 3 home cooked desserts . Service excellent . A hidden gem....More

Thank Nina J
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Met with family at the weekend food,staff were excellent there was a good atomosphere throughout the pub would recommend to anyone many thanks

Thank John S
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Jacqui S
29 September 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 434 Red Hill, Wateringbury ME18 5BJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Wateringbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1622 812721
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