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The Chaser Inn

Stumble Hill | Shipbourne, Tonbridge TN11 9PE, England
+44 1732 810360
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
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LOCATION
Stumble Hill | Shipbourne, Tonbridge TN11 9PE, England
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1 - 10 of 771 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

What a lovely pub. It was the first time we had visited and had an early evening meal. Excellent, friendly service and terrific food. Will certainly go again.

1  Thank 572Terry
Reviewed 1 week ago

I can only speak as I find and I find The Chaser Inn consistently good. Another lunch here this week with a friend and yet again it did not disappoint – good food served by pleasant staff in comfortable surroundings – what more is there...More

1  Thank Maggi49
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great family meal, tasty food, fabulous roast with amazing Yorkshire puddings. The seabream was also delicious. The mint sauce when opened spilt on my scarf and looked like the jar had been refilled. I enjoyed a locally distilled Gin and Tonic. The service was...More

1  Thank 00SEF66
TheChaserInn, Manager at The Chaser Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi 00SEF66, Thank you for your feedback. I apologise about the sauce spilling out onto your scarf, we are retraining our staff on the correct way to present and tidy our sauces at the end of a shift. The lipstick on the glass is an...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for a family birthday. When the drinks arrived, a couple of the glasses had lipstick stains on them. The waitress tried to make a joke about not wanting the lipstick but it wasn't funny. The food was okay but nothing fantastic and...More

1  Thank geogina55collins
TheChaserInn, Manager at The Chaser Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi geogina55collins, Thank you for your feedback. I apologise for the oversight that resulted in you having been served dirty glasses. I 100% guarantee that the glasses have been through the glass wash machine, and the imprint left came about through a lack of care...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice menu, nice food and friendly staff. Some of the portions are on the large size, perhaps they could be cut down slightly.More

1  Thank Dave C
TheChaserInn, Manager at The Chaser Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Dave C, Thank you for your feedback. We are always known for our large portions and we have always offered value for money in this regard as we firmly believe that if you come to us to eat, then you should not be leaving...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the Chaser for lunch and I had one of my favourite meals; duck and hoisin sauce wrap. It was the most awful meal I’ve ever had. The duck was literally burnt black and completely inedible. I was so embarrassed as I’d been invited...More

3  Thank reneday
TheChaserInn, Manager at The Chaser Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good afternoon and thank you for your feedback. I personally dealt with the issue in question at the time, and at no point declared to you 'sorry, problem in kitchen'. In fact I apologised that such a mistake had been made, we were investigating in...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The menu continues to offer excellent choice, together with a great range of cask beers/ales. Service excellent! An all round winner!More

1  Thank Jeff R
TheChaserInn, Manager at The Chaser Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Jeff R, thank you for your feedback. We are so pleased to hear that our standards are so consistently high during your every visit and you continue to be impressed by our selections. We look forward to welcoming you again soon! - Kris, Deputy...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sat at a table right by the bar (even though I booked the table well over a month ago) and right in the passage of the waiting staff so constantly having to duck out of the way. The food was average, I had the vegetarian...More

1  Thank Charlie H
TheChaserInn, Manager at The Chaser Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there Charlie H, thank you for your feedback. I'm sorry to hear that the gnocchi wasn't to your taste as it is always one of our most popular dishes whenever it is on the menu. I'm puzzled by your comment about 'the sheer volume'...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Normally my favourite local place to eat but this visit along with the last couple been a let down. Menu is now rather expensive for what you receive. Service isn't great alot slower. Pub got alot busier and think it's caused a lack of quality...More

1  Thank Graham N
TheChaserInn, Manager at The Chaser Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there Graham N. I'm very sorry to hear that you weren't satisfied on your last visit. As you say, we are a very busy pub during peak times and this inevitably means that service can be a bit slower. We always try to avoid...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

So this is a little way out from our house but more than worth the 40 minute Drive in the snow to get there. The menu catered well for everybody in our group, starting with ciabatta bread & oils very delicious the bread too was...More

1  Thank Louise8818
TheChaserInn, Manager at The Chaser Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there Louise8818! Thank you very much for your kind feedback. We are pleased to hear that you braved the 'Beast from the East' to visit our humble public house, but even more pleased to hear that we made the trip worthwhile! Hopefully it won't...More

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Amanda M
30 April 2017|
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Response from TheChaserInn | Property representative |
Hi, yes we do breakfast, we cater for both vegetarians and meat eaters. We serve from 9am on Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 28 - USD 43
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stumble Hill | Shipbourne, Tonbridge TN11 9PE, England
  • Public Transportation: There is a bus stop directly opposite the pub as well as main line train stations in Borough Green and Tonbridge which are both approximately 10 mins drive.
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Tonbridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1732 810360
  • E-mail
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