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Worst pub in the area

This has got to be the worst pub I have visited in Kent in many years. Very cheap interior, no... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2016
Mark T
Simpke boozer

Called in at the John Brunt after a long afternoon drinking at a beer festival nearby. It serves a... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2015
Otfordhouse
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4 Aug 2016
“Worst pub in the area”
10 Jun 2015
“Simpke boozer”
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24 Church Road, Paddock Wood TN12 6HB, England
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Reviewed 21 May 2014

We were on a walk and ending in Paddock Wood very thirsty, it was this pub or Costa. It' she first time I've ever seen a written warning about impromptu drug searches. That said it all. Music unbearable and worse was being played outside as...More

4  Thank Tricia B
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Reviewed 4 August 2016

This has got to be the worst pub I have visited in Kent in many years. Very cheap interior, no decent ale and the most unfriendly welcome ever from patrons and staff

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 11 June 2015

Called in at the John Brunt after a long afternoon drinking at a beer festival nearby. It serves a purpose only in acting as a spot for a pint before your train home. Spent a few hours playing winner stays on (pool) with the locals....More

3  Thank Otfordhouse
Reviewed 28 April 2015

Gloomy and boring pub with very little atmosphere. It is very small inside but rarely has many people in there. Its the sort of pub you might pop in for one if there was nowhere else to go.

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Reviewed 1 March 2015

Its a shame that the current incarnation of the JBVC is scruffy, noisy and generally down-at-heel. The pub has been at this site for many years, but in recent times the spiral is very much downwards. It's crying out for a facelift and some decent...More

3  Thank Martin S
Reviewed 21 May 2014

We were on a walk and ending in Paddock Wood very thirsty, it was this pub or Costa. It' she first time I've ever seen a written warning about impromptu drug searches. That said it all. Music unbearable and worse was being played outside as...More

4  Thank Tricia B
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