We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

The Queens Head Harvester

$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub, Grill
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
390 Maidstone Road | Wigmore, Gillingham ME8 0HT, England
+44 1634 231313
Website
Today
11:00 - 23:00
Closed now
All hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

243 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 243: English reviews
Medway
Level Contributor
243 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We should have realised when we walked in and found it less than a quarter full: everyone was eating elsewhere. It's quite a while since we've been to the Harvester. Too often it had been grubby, with grease ingrained into the table tops, and that turned us off. This time it was cleaned, and the staff were welcoming. The trouble... More 

Helpful?
Thank gl8246
Maidstone, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was the first time I have been here and first impressions were good. The place is clean and the staff are friendly. The food no sooner ordered came out and tasted really good. Will come back again.

Helpful?
Thank Tazpool
Chatham, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a table for my mums birthday for a table of 9. We was given a lovely seating area, our waitress came over an introduced herself straight away, her name was Lauren ( quite short blonde hair). We had 3 children with us she got them a colouring pack each, she got us more drinks and made us feel... More 

Helpful?
Thank judders74
London
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

We use this Harvester every week and e we always have an excellent meal. The only issue is that it need refurbishment badly but the excellent staff more than make up for the decor.

Helpful?
Thank Dave S
Sittingbourne, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Food was awful, ,beer & wine was ok. Table was sticky, with tired decor & fittings. Our waitress was very good , best thing about the place. We won't be coming back !

Helpful?
Thank David G
Level Contributor
3 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Poor greeting on arrival, slow service, and poor timing of delivery of main course. Food cold by the time we finished our salad. When compared to our previous visit to the Gravesend Harvester - overall poor !!

Helpful?
Thank medwayref
Rochester, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

We love harvester and usually go to the queens head. Food is alway perfect. Tried the one on the way to Maidstone the other day couldn't park had to wait over an hour and had a bad experience with food and staff. I have been to the queens head probably 20 times never had anything but a great meal and... More 

Helpful?
Thank stucaz19
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Food was handsome all cooked to perfection. Staff friendly and courteous. It was a birthday breakfast so wanted it to be nice and we wasn't disappointed. Highly recommended

Helpful?
Thank Derie A
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

This is by far the best harvester I have been to. I will always go here even if I am in Maidstone. The service is always consistantly good. The gentleman that shows you in and the girls that work there are lovely. The food always comes out quick and the salad bar is always fresh. I go every week. Great... More 

Helpful?
Thank LJHuck
Chatham, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
61 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Mini rolls were hard as stones. Salad bar was very poor indeed and there was a clear problem with quality too. Triple chicken ALL over cooked and dried out, with tepid chips. Haloumi was under cooked and not drained on paper so the plate was swimming in awful oil plus it was served with a BURNT jacket potato. We tried... More 

Helpful?
Thank EmmaHB-field

Travellers who viewed The Queens Head Harvester also viewed

 
Gillingham, Kent
 

Been to The Queens Head Harvester? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$15
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Grill
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 390 Maidstone Road | Wigmore, Gillingham ME8 0HT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Gillingham
  • Phone Number: +44 1634 231313
Description
At The Queen's Head Harvester in Gillingham food is fresh, full of flavour and just how you like it. Choose your tasty grill, sauce and side at our restaurant and we'll get cooking - while you head off to the famous Harvester salad bar to grab as much crisp, freshly prepared tasty salad as you like.About our Harvester restaurantIf you're looking for a family friendly restaurant in Gillingham, there's nowhere more popular than Harvester. Close to Chatham, Rainham and Wigmore, our restaurant is a great choice for anyone who loves tasty grills, indulgent desserts and eating out in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere. Plus we've loads of choices for young guests.

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from The Queens Head Harvester staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?