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The Smugglers Inn

Closed Now: 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Pubby beers

Good old english pub. We had reasonably priced drinks...I’d have loved a craft ale, but made do... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2018
Haverhill, United Kingdom
via mobile
Good beer good beer garden

Locals made us welcome when we visited. Great Beer. Spitfire lager worth a try. Unfortunatly the... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2018
Lorraine C
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  • Average37%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
31 Aug 2018
“Pubby beers ”
29 Jul 2018
“Good beer good beer garden ”
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1 School Lane, Herne CT6 7AN, England
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Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Good old english pub. We had reasonably priced drinks...I’d have loved a craft ale, but made do with the local tipple. Wine £5.50 a touchy pricey...

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 31 August 2018

Visited here with husband and friend in a wheelchair Very friendly and helpful welcome. Sat in the garden although there was a ramp to allow inside access for the wheelchair should we have wished to use it. We would have stayed longer but they didn’t...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MaureenH926
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Locals made us welcome when we visited. Great Beer. Spitfire lager worth a try. Unfortunatly the pub does not serve food.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Lorraine C
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

We live up the road and needed to get to a shop for a few bits. It’s been snowing all week, so we decided to walk to our local shop. Of course it was absolutely freezing so we popped into The Smugglers to have a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank lel1978
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Decent enough beer, interesting building, but don't expect a friendly welcome. Would have stayed/returned if Samuel Adams or an interesting guest ale had been on offer.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Marion N
Reviewed 24 September 2016

The outside of the pub looks very appealing - somewhat redolent of a coaching inn. The beer is well kept, and there is a car park. When I visited, the pub was rather crowded, and the bar staff were working very hard to keep up....More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank RichardG-L
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Situated just off the mini roundabout in the village of Herne. Parking is available in a small car park in School Lane. A good looking pub from the outside and a typical local bar.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank 999smiffy
Reviewed 4 May 2013

Absolutely Smuggerlucious!!! Fantastic hosts in Colin and Jaqui they always go the extra mile to keep their customers smuggly!!! Mentioned the day before how I'd like a particular drink and low and behold as I popped I'm the next day it was there ready for...More

Date of experience: May 2013
3  Thank Elisabeth P
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