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Great Ales well kept

This is a lovely pub with a variety of well kept Ales at keen prices. Also I noted that there is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Paul P
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A proper pub

This is a a traditional free house with an ever changing range of beers. Nearly always has a Mild... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Canterbury, United Kingdom
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31 The Mall, Faversham ME13 8JN, England
+44 1795 590157
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely pub with a variety of well kept Ales at keen prices. Also I noted that there is usually music every Saturday night, something that is becoming increasingly rare.

Thank Paul P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a a traditional free house with an ever changing range of beers. Nearly always has a Mild and an interesting Porter or Stout as well as bitter and I've always found a local cider albeit not necessarily "rough"(I know a previous reviewer had...More

Thank longfellowsan
Reviewed 30 May 2018

I visited there for the first time a few weeks ago after I moved to Faversham. I received a friendly welcome when I first visited and have been back on many occasions since. A real pub for nice people, both locals and visitors.

Thank stevieboy123456
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Trekked to the other end of town to find this pub with its great reputation, only to be offered pumped Aspalls or bottled cider. It's clearly a nice pub with a good atmosphere early on a Saturday evening. Service was nice and friendly. But that...More

5  Thank Peter W
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Was here Saturday night where there was music on. Such a lovely old traditional pub, the landlord is a lovely chap! I will definitely be going back as we had such a fantastic evening. The bar staff are also really lovely and smiley.

2  Thank stacey v
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Great beers and good conversation. A true gem in the town where the beers are everything but Shepherd Neame, the landlord (Jim) supporting smaller & micro breweries from the local area and wider afield. Don't miss having a beer in the garden, a real sun...More

1  Thank Shipwrecked49
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

A great pub with a great selection of beers, a great atmosphere and no frills. Live music was good tonight and everyone was dancing to sone awesome musicians.

1  Thank Mojorojo1
Reviewed 22 January 2017

The Elephant is a truly superb pub, a short walk from the station so, not being local we can catch the train and really enjoy our visit without one of us having to drive. The outside is eye catching with a welcoming interior to match....More

1  Thank Peter L
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Proper pub , well kept real ales excellent service from knowledgeable staff. Wonderful atmosphere here with traditional decor. Fantastic beer garden at rear of premises. A short walk from Faversham Railway station , keep an eye open for Ticklebelly Alley on the right hand side...More

2  Thank lobster64
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

A free house Oasis in a sea of Shepherd Neame pubs. Visited a friend in the town and he took me here, grew at selection of beers, atmosphere and outside area. Local bands on make it a good night out. The bar man overhead me...More

Thank Richard G
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