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The Spitfire

) #18 of 40 Restaurants in West Malling $$ - $$$ , British,
1 Liberty Square | Kings Hill, West Malling ME19 4AU, England
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good25%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible15%
Travellers talk about
“ciabatta” (3 reviews)
“sunday roast” (7 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Liberty Square | Kings Hill, West Malling ME19 4AU, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The potential is all there with the spitfire, it just needs a little bit of TLC, a lick of paint, some new furniture and carpets would do wonders for this place. I enjoyed the food however ordering a sandwich the top slice of bread fell...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had our wedding reception at The Spitfire after a recommendation from a friend. From the day we phoned up until the day after our wedding we've had nothing but help and support from the manager and friendly staff. The food was lovely, the venue...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There is a nickname for this pub with locals & it's not nice. But in the past year the new manager has change things & the food there now is great. The staff turnover is less & it's nice to see the same faces now...More

Thank Snowball71
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

We visited the Spitfire on Sunday after a friend had recommended their roast dinners to us. After a short wait we were presented with a table full of food; Roast Pork, Potatoes, Vegetables, Cauliflower Cheese amongst other side dishes and it was splendid! Our local...More

Thank SJ_2302
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Visited for Sunday lunch and used my birthdy club voucher. The food was okay not very hot but tasty. The service was good but as they were busy we had to go to bar to order drinks, but they arrived quickly enough. The table wwas...More

Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous sun best enjoyed sipping pimms in the Spitfire beer garden. Lovely big garden to relax in with friends and we also had a gorgeous light lunch- Thai beef salad and sticky chicken wings. Super yummy! We were then entertained by a group of Morris...More

Thank bigstevieP
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Me and my friend came here after eating out. Looks really nice from the outside but not as nice inside. Very busy but got served straight away! £7 for a mini bottle of prosecco. It could be nicer in here it also smelt really funny!

Thank Hollie T
Reviewed 7 May 2017

I regularly visit the spitfire for breakfast and I can say I have never been disappointed the menu has lots of choice and the staff are always friendly. The only problem I would say is that the pub is looking a little run down which...More

Thank Adrian B
Reviewed 2 May 2017

I've been going to this pub for almost four years, initially it wasn't the best but with the current crew it has turned into a great pub and it really gets involved with the local community. There's a new menu and the Chucken Malay Burger...More

Thank AndrewK33
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Just had an impromptu snacky lunch at The Spitfire. The new menu is out with some old favourites and some new dishes. I tried the veggie burger, it was delicious, though not a big fan of buns, but the ever helpful serving staff assured me...More

Thank June B
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Questions & Answers
2 March 2017|
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Response from Spitfiremanagers | Property representative |
We do have a car park at the back of our pub.
Ian M
16 February 2017|
Response from Spitfiremanagers | Property representative |
Hi Ian, We currently have whitstable bay pale ale, hog island, spitfire gold. From next week we will have whitsable bay pale, spitfire, bishops finger. Master brew may be on at the end of the week. We also sell oranjeboom... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Television, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Liberty Square | Kings Hill, West Malling ME19 4AU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  West Malling
  • Phone Number: 01732-22-07-54
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