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The Canbury Arms

) #44 of 300 Restaurants in Kingston upon Thames $$ - $$$ British, ,
49 Canbury Park Road, Kingston upon Thames KT2 6LQ, England
+44 20 8255 9129
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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British, Gastropub, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
49 Canbury Park Road, Kingston upon Thames KT2 6LQ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I have excellent memories of meals at the Canbury Arms in its glory days six or seven years ago. I remember especially the scallops with black pudding and the slow-roasted pork belly: things of beauty, both of them. So I was particularly disappointed when we...More

Thank Secondbass
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked a Friday night table based on the pictures on trip Advisor and the reviews. If there weren't also pictures of the place itself I'd be convinced we had actually gone to the wrong place. The service was appalling, we waited 15 mins for...More

Thank pompeyjo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great menu with tasty food and great snacks too... good service and location... welcoming and good atmosphere... all recommended ..been many times

1  Thank 1953nigel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have had a birthday lunch here for my bf and have come again as a couple. The staff are really welcoming and friendly and fun! I am vegetarian and all my mates love their meat and nothing is a problem. My main interest is...More

Thank Emma S
Reviewed 12 May 2017

A lovely quaint pub just outside the town very popular always full,booking advisable Sundays the food is wonderfully,wide choice of drinks and beers always there glad I just live nearby !!

Thank mick h
Reviewed 19 April 2017

I used to live a few blocks away so the 'pub' had become my 'local'. It was always, however, more of a delightful eating place and I had enjoyed many a delicious meal there. On our recent trip to the area, my daughter and I...More

1  Thank 9500JMJ
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Kingston has many Alfresco restaurants but not many that can match the quality of the Canbury Arms. Recently updated menu still includes the old favourites and the addition of their Stone baked pizzas have to be tasted to believe how good they are. If you...More

Thank PapaNutz
Charlotte S, Owner at The Canbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

What a lovely review, many thanks for your generous words. I'm glad you've enjoyed the pizzas, they really are delicious aren't they. We had such positive feedback, many people have commented they're the best they've ever tasted! Tell your friends and family and we'll look...More

Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

I was here earlier today for Sunday lunch with my family. We had a lovely meal and a few drinks. The menu is impressive and not too expensive. The staff are very efficient, professional and most importantly of all happy and well mannered. The portions...More

Thank John H
Charlotte S, Owner at The Canbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for your fabulous feedback. We are delighted we hit the spot for you on some many fronts, it's an absolute pleasure to know we have achieved a top mark with you. Years of experience combined with serving such fantastic customers makes The Canbury...More

Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

I've been coming to the Canbury Arms for 12 years; I live on the same road. I have been here for meals with friends, meals with family (including 2 children under 7), and meals with my partner. I have come in solo for lunch, grabbed...More

Thank Judith F
Charlotte S, Owner at The Canbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

A very delayed reply but THANKS SO VERY MUCH for your kind words, your loyalty, your patience (kitchen changes over the years), and your support. We love hearing your feedback, we would be nothing without people like you. Our heartfelt thanks. Charlotte and Michael x

Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

I have given this place so many chances! Mainly because the food is great. I really want it to be my favourite local. However their attitude towards children means I won't be visiting again. Without fail, as soon as they see we have a child,...More

2  Thank Jen082
Charlotte S, Owner at The Canbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2017

Thanks for your email, I'm really sorry you had such an unpleasant experience. Last Saturday we had a wedding reception from 1pm and so the conservatory was empty whilst we set up. We have always been referred to as a family friendly pub and do...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 27
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 Canbury Park Road, Kingston upon Thames KT2 6LQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Kingston upon Thames
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8255 9129
  • E-mail
We are a Gastropub serving great homemade food, outstanding wines and superb real ales, service is second to none. Our style is relaxed but professional, we are independent and proud, committed to our community and embracing of all our cutomers.
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