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The Scared Crow

79 Offham Road, West Malling ME19 6RB, England
+44 1732 840408
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (39 reviews)
“chilli” (17 reviews)
“guacamole” (7 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
Pub, Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
79 Offham Road, West Malling ME19 6RB, England
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1 - 10 of 181 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have lived in the area since 1998 and I have visited this restaurant only once and my wife not at all! The welcome and service was good and the food (Mexican/Spanish) even better. Will visit again ASAP.

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went on a Saturday night with friends, good choice of beers and a very good menu, very difficult to make a choice. The food was well cooked and presented. The place us small, and I would suggest you book way in advance. Great atmosphere. My...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We arrived on a Sunday evening, as a family of 4 adults and 2 x 5 year olds. The atmosphere was Cosy and typical of a small pub. The menu is mainly Mexican and the portions were more than adequate. I chose the wrong main...More

Thank bobgoodsir
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Visited this pub whilst staying with family. Lovely decor, amazing menu with so many yummy choices to choose from. When the food arrived it was absolutely delicious. Would highly recommend the Scared Cow to anybody who visits the area.

Thank Teresa L
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Have been here a lot in the past with a knowledge of it from a certain cricket team !! Had been in the area trying every pub in town and made the effort to come off the high street enjoy the local gardens up the...More

Thank GuybrushThreepwood90
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

What a great night! Fab food and friendly service! Didn't even know this place existed! What a great find, the food was lovely, a proper village pub! Highly recommend for home cooked great value grub! Met Tina the land lady, well my hubby did lol...More

Thank LouJames_12
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Wasn't too sure when we first saw the Scared Crow; a quirky little pub in what appears to be the outskirts of a housing estate! Don't let this put you off, ok on first inspection of the menu it seems little expensive but it's freshly...More

Thank TDWKent
scaredcrow, Owner at The Scared Crow, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2017

Thank you for your kind review very happy you enjoyed your evening look forward to seeing you again soon Tina

Reviewed 8 June 2017

Whether it's just the two of us, or a family celebration, it's the Scared Crow everytime! - Hot (very important!), delicious, honest food at good prices. Portions are generous - (it doesn't feel mean - you feel cared for). Really great, friendly staff. Lovely owner....More

Thank JaneIsobel
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Just of the high street this quirky pub or restaurant looks like neither from the outside. Yet once through the door you feel like you have stepped back in time to a proper old fashioned pub, that has more atmosphere than your micro pub. Great...More

1  Thank Ken N
Reviewed 1 June 2017

I went here with friends on their wedding anniversary. What a great experience. A lovely pub which disguises the great food. We had a lovely meal, the food, atmosphere and service were excellent. Well worth a visit.

Thank Chris C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:15 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 79 Offham Road, West Malling ME19 6RB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  West Malling
  • Phone Number: +44 1732 840408
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