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At a glance

Bar menu
Garden
Kids play area

The ghost of Hammond Smith, murdered after a boozy day in 1889, may join you for a pint but don’t let his friendly presence detract from the pleasure of this rambling, low-beamed 16th-century inn. Packed with character via the inglenooks, horse brasses and corn dollies, Goldings hops are draped around a bar offering Harvey's and Adnams real ales plus Biddenden cider. Descend to the restaurant for home-cooked Kent fish pie; confit duck; game pie; or brie, bacon and walnut jacket potato. The flower-festooned garden is made for summer eating and drinking enjoyment.

Opening hours

  • Closed:: 25-26 Dec eve, 1 Jan eve
  • Days closed:: Mon
  • Opening times:: 12-3 6.30-11 (Sat-Sun all day)
  • Lunch opening:: Tue-Sun 12-2
  • Dinner opening:: Tue-Sat 6.30-9

Food and drink

  • Real ales:: Adnams Southwold Bitter, Harvey's Sussex Best Bitter, guest ale
  • Real ciders:: Westons Stowford Press, Biddenden

Price guide

  • Credit cards accepted

Facilities

  • Parking available
  • Garden
  • Coach parties welcome, notice required

Children

  • Children welcome
  • Children's menu
  • Play area available

Dogs

  • Dog friendly
  • Allowed in bar
  • Allowed in restaurant
  • Allowed in garden

Getting here

From A28 right at Badgers Hill, left at end. 1st left signed Perry Wood

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