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The Heron

$$ - $$$, British,
The Heron Station Road, Herne Bay CT6 5QJ, England
+44 1227 657818
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Heron Station Road, Herne Bay CT6 5QJ, England
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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

One of the nicest meals I’ve had. The lamb shank was lovely, moist and just fell of the bone. There was plenty of vegetables, well worth the money. Staff very polite and attentive. Would go back 😃

Thank jailbird69
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We called in after neighbours suggested we may like the food here. After looking at the swirly patterned carpets, dark old fashioned furniture and TV screens we decided it wasn't for us. I am sure they have their market but with so many other choices...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

I have given 3 stars for the food as it was very tasty, didn’t have a pudding as we was full. My only complaint is that we was asked to move to the bar area after only sitting at our table for under an hour....More

Thank Lorraine A
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

I allways go with family and friends food good kim is good cook staff helpful good service for staff good place come also do a Christmas meal

Thank Met5
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

The heron is good place Gosforth meal kim good cook the staff very good on. Overall. Give place10out10

Thank bet12pc
Reviewed 30 October 2017

My party of 5 adults and a baby were booked for Sunday lunch. On checking in it was clear that something was not right. There was a hasty addition of a place around a table really only suitable for 4 adults not 5 and a...More

2  Thank Christine R
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

I dont know how the tripadvisor rankings work but The Heron should be a lot nearer the top. Haven't eaten here for 5 year's. It's better than it ever was. Food, staff, ambience are sublime. Try it!!! You won't be disappointed.

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We visited here on sunday for a meal at lunch time. I had roast beef and my husband had lamb shank. The food was nicely cooked, with perfect roast potatoes. The plates were hot too. Great value for £9.95 and desert at £3.95, who could...More

Thank dippys
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Had lunch today, cannot recommend highly enough. We had a table for 4. Very accommodating, my very elderly mother like small meals, and there wasn't a problem with a child's portion. Very unusual for my mother, she said best food she has tasted in a...More

Thank sulew
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Great value, home cooked, family food! Good variety of menu choice and substantial portion sizes. Never had a bad meal.

Thank Fay R
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13 May 2017|
Response from Legend R | Reviewed this property |
I have seen dogs in the pub a few times so your answer is yes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Heron Station Road, Herne Bay CT6 5QJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Herne Bay
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 657818
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