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The White Lion Restaurant and Bar

57 High Street, Tenterden TN30 6BD, England
+44 1580 765077
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
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Bar, Pizza, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
57 High Street, Tenterden TN30 6BD, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited today, myself my wife our newborn, my stepdaughter and niece! We were seated to the right as you go in, by the window as it was very hot outside for the baby! The guy that took our order was very pleasant and helpful,...More

Thank Richie B
Reviewed 3 days ago

As we were staying in the hotel and had read good reviews about the restaurant we decided to dine in. Initial impressions were that it lacked atmosphere - possibly because there were only a couple of other tables occupied. Overall we were also somewhat disappointed...More

Thank LucyJohn_1923
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was recommended to us for a place to stay as we were attending a wedding nearby. The breakfast was delicious fresh croissants & lots of fresh fruit & choice of cooked breakfasts. We ate in the restaurant in the evening & the food/wine...More

Thank LWarner2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The White Lion is a pub with a bar and restaurant. It serves a varied menu. It is pleasant to sit outside and have a drink and something to eat while watching passers by. The food is tasty and we did not have to wait...More

Thank ladybird1075
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the place is very clean and tidy the staff are very friendly and polite especially the waitresses charlotte .Rachel and sarah who were very courteous and friendly and very professional at there job . I would recommend this place to anyone who was looking for...More

Thank wsmith1uk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here as a family to celebrate 2 70th birthdays, we were given a private function room ( there were a lot of us ) the staff were wonderful they were always on hand and nothing was too much trouble. The food was fantastic...More

Thank shizy-whizzy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tenterden is lovely, with a real village feel, lots of tea/coffee shops and cafe style eateries, three superb antique shops and everywhere people were engaging. The White Lion Pub has a super seating area at the front to enjoy the ambiance of the village and...More

Thank maryY7949FT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

By chance we found ourselves in Tenterden looking for a hotel for the night. By another chance we stopped at the White Lion pub/hotel in the Main Street. What a slice of luck. A great hotel, great rooms, great restaurant, great pub. The rooms were...More

Thank Stephen W
WhiteLion-Manager, Front Office Manager at The White Lion Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your lovely review. We hope to see you again sometime. Kind regards The Management Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our neighbour wanted to take us out to lunch and I chose the White Lion. Not been there for some years but seemed a nice place to go. Us 3 were the only ones in the restaurant but the outside seating area was reasonably busy....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the white lion on Monday 17th July 2017 for a family meal, from first appearance it seemed like a nice country pub with an array of good dishes on the menu. Once seated we found that the table had bits of food and rings...More

Thank Ryan J
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Questions & Answers
21 November 2016|
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Response from WhiteLion-Manager | Property representative |
Hi, ideally, yes, as we are expecting a very busy weekend, being Tenterden's Christmas Fayre. As an alternative, we serve the same menu in the bar but don't reserve tables there. We look forward to seeing you, please let me... More
Anna D
1 April 2015|
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Response from Margaret W | Reviewed this property |
Yes Labradors are allowed in the bar area and the food is excellent.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 13 - USD 26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 High Street, Tenterden TN30 6BD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Tenterden
  • Phone Number: +44 1580 765077
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