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The Waggon at Hale

) #33 of 109 Restaurants in Chatham $$ - $$$ , British,
179 Capstone Road | Hale, Chatham ME5 7PP, England
+44 1634 400800
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good19%
  • Average15%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible14%
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“lamb shank” (6 reviews)
Opens in 30 min
All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
179 Capstone Road | Hale, Chatham ME5 7PP, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Service very good, ben there twice now and food very good both times, staff friendly, nice atmosphere to be with friends

Thank Carol G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Felt a bit disappointed as I had the home made steak and kidney pie as the steak filling was so over cooked the steak had no texture and the kidney was also so over cooked it crumbled in the mouth with out chewing also I...More

Thank Gary D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went there for lunch today, got a table straight away and even though it was busy,we was served quickly and food was great! Thumbs up from me.

Thank Alfmeister94
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

A nice meal...basic but no complaints. Lovely garden area with play area and farm animals for the kids. I personally don't have any but I can see the appeal of this place for those that do...could imagine this might be a bit of a drawback...More

Thank Burkeybum
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Early morning breakfast. Very friendly staff, clean pub and great value for money food. Unlimited tea/coffee with the kentish breakfast. Couldnt have wished for better great start to the day.

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 27 June 2017

I frequent the Wagon at Hale every couple of weeks or so for a pint with friend and ex-work colleague. On the odd occasion I have been there with my wife for something to eat, which as always been nice, The pub caters well for...More

Thank davelanders2017
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

We arrived & were eventually seated. We waited for a waitress to take our drinks order, while we were waiting, we noticed some of our cutlery was actually STUCK to the table. Our drinks finally arrived then we waited for a waitress to take our...More

1  Thank Peter L
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Helpful and pleasant staff when serving, place is ideal for kids and is quiet. The sandwiches are nice but the portion size for the main left me wanting more food. Would return but will have a sandwich. By the way the potato lorry on saturday...More

Thank Frankino1969
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Staff were friendly and polite. The garden was nice and the kids liked the park and animals. Ordered fish and chips however the fish was greasy, tasteless and the batter wasn't at all crispy. The chips looked good - homemade with skin on but again...More

2  Thank Kerry A
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Visited the ale festival over the bank holiday weekend just gone, great selection of real ales and ciders outside in the marque with bands playing outside. They had a bbq going on which was great the kids loved it, brilliant service and friendly staff. I...More

Thank Luca B
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13 June 2016|
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Response from GaryandB | Reviewed this property |
we arrived on foot but there was a sizeable car park there.
16 April 2016|
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Response from John G | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure if He has a particular time of arival but I've been there at 8am and He's been there and completely set up and selling.Hope this is of some help.
29 January 2015|
Response from AnchorOwner |
Hi yes Waggon has free wifi available
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Validated Parking
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 179 Capstone Road | Hale, Chatham ME5 7PP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Chatham
  • Phone Number: +44 1634 400800
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