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The Flying Boat

Open Now: 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Open today: 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Cheap and cheerful

An ideal location for a few drinks which is not to expensive. The food however isn't so great. This... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2018
Mindyp42
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London, United Kingdom
Hit and miss

Sometimes good food and service sometimes not depends who's working ,Have had a lovely smoked... read more

Reviewed 2 February 2017
Geraldine E
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Dartford, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good25%
  • Average39%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
18 Jul 2018
“Cheap and cheerful”
13 Jan 2018
“Great place ”
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36-42 Spital Street, Dartford DA1 2DT, England
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Reviewed 19 July 2018

An ideal location for a few drinks which is not to expensive. The food however isn't so great. This pub gets very busy at weekends and its difficult to find seating.

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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

We eat here most Fridays. We have four under 5s with us. The staff are lovely. The food is very good and prompt. My only request would be that they put a shepherd's pie on their very extensive menu, as currently, there is nothing that...More

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Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

The staff here as so polite and welcoming this really is a nice place to have a pint and something to eat and child friendly too.

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Reviewed 2 February 2017

Sometimes good food and service sometimes not depends who's working ,Have had a lovely smoked salmon bagul with loads of very fresh salmon , next time not very fresh and not much of it

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Reviewed 11 January 2017

Good job I'm patient. Seems the same old problem with this place. 12pm to 2pm lunchtime, Saturday mornings, or infact any sudden influx of people, they just can't cope. It's not because of the number of bar staff, it's because they cannot manage their staff...More

Thank Rowan L
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Four of us wanted a late breakfast. We got there before 12 and ordered. 2 eggs royal 1 vegetarian and 1 full breakfast. The food came quickly coffees were good. The eggs were cold , hard & swamped in hollandaise sauce . Don't know how...More

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Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

The waiting time to be served can be slow at times. Would I drink there again, yes food is good and the beer is good. Toilets are clean

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Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Fabulous night, superb drinks!!!! Loving the vibe , my mates are having a ball .... service was very attentive and very friendly....xxxxxx

Thank Alex K
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Ok nice and cheap booze but never enough staff to serve the customers sometimes we give up and go else where .

Thank Ravon
Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

A Weathspoons in a town that has a few night clubs so its a magnet for young people in the evenings before going out. Cheap booze but really no atmosphere for quite a big pub. Food is the usual chain pub quality but ok as...More

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