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The Kings Arms Inn

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked as a surprise The Kings Arms did not disappoint and made a perfect end to a perfect day. The menu does contain a selection of "traditional pub fare" for those who might not be too adventurous but my suggestion would be to take a good look at the day's "specials", you won't be disappointed. Each of us chose a...

Thank GibBob
Hampshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Recommended by an acquaintance. So pleased we stopped here for an early dinner on our way home. Very warm and friendly atmosphere. The food was delicious and freshly cooked. We did not stay here but going on the restaurant service the hotel would certainly be on our list !

Thank Labaure
Bracknell, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We used to live locally . We were around when the 3 chefs took over this place We have left the area now but when ever we are in the area we make a point of returning to The Kings arms.. WHY? Because the standard of the food service staff continues to amaze us . Nothing has deteriorated . I...

Thank fingers46
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Truly magnificent lunch and delightful staff serving us. We will return shortly. Everything on the menu looked delicious and it was difficult to choose!! There is plenty of car parking space. In this instance The Kings Arms East Stour was everything we were looking for.

Thank rickling
Yeovil, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Stopped off on way home. Lovely cheese souffle starter and chicken/chorizo main.Both dishes well presented, filling and tasty. The restaurant/bar was clean and looked recently decorated with much memorabilia of the group Big Country. Personally I found the furnishings and decor rather featureless and not to my taste however I'm sure others opinions will be different. I found it lacking...

Thank gavin1954
Frome, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 February 2017

We always have a good meal and can never manage desert as the mains are 'generous'. Nice ales and the staff provide a friendly service - We will be back. This review is obviously for the restaurant and not B&B.

Thank NeilLanning
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Have visited The Kings Arms Inn many times for lunch and have always received great service, food in a pleasant atmosphere. A highly recommendable Inn to visit for a great value excellent meal. We will return soon.

Thank Mistingglas
Reviewed 30 December 2016

We went to the Kings Arms for a family dinner between Christmas and New Year.The main courses were all very tasty with the only suggestion being that as the Fish pie already had a fair amount of potato in it the option of vegetables instead of chips would have been preferred. The puddings were also tasty but portions were way...

Thank Kathy L
Lymington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We booked a table at The Kings Arms Inn on Sunday to follow a countryside walk. The food was excellent, we all (four of us) had carvery and the selection and quality of the food was great. Definitely have dessert! Highly recommend.

Thank Hannah T
Dorset, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

My husband treated me to a birthday meal here last week, despite them having a large party in another room our meal came in no time at all, I had the braised lamb shank and my husband had the chicken curry both was delicious, and the Eton mess is to die for!

Thank dormouse53

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Additional Information about The Kings Arms Inn

Address: Kings Arms The Common | East Stour, Gillingham SP8 5NB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Gillingham
Number of rooms: 46
Also Known As:
The Kings Arms Hotel Gillingham
The Kings Arms Inn Dorset/Gillingham
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“No idea but based on the restaurant staying at the B&B should be a great experience.”
GibBob, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Didn't stay”
Labaure, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Only went for a meal”
eerzaweepieanbovril, 12 Aug 2016 | Read review
“No experience”
JohnCAS49, 7 Jun 2016 | Read review
“I haven't stayed over, just eaten there! Heard it is good from the locals though.”
janiceoak, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
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