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Cock Inn

Heath Road, Boughton Monchelsea, Maidstone ME17 4JD, England
+44 1622 743166
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“belly pork” (6 reviews)
“whitebait” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Heath Road, Boughton Monchelsea, Maidstone ME17 4JD, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having been to The Cock Inn for Sunday lunch we thought we would try an evening meal. We were not disappointed. The was a wide choice of dishes for all three courses. The four of us all thoroughly enjoyed our selections, particularly the chicken, bacon...More

Thank mbeano58
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely food, we had the white bait and fried squid. Loved that mine came with the roasted vegetables. My friend though white bait could have been crisper but all in all lovely food and service.

Thank Janiskay6
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Nice little pub with well kept beer and traditional pub feel has not gone gastro modern! However the pie I had was a top not home cooked slice of juicy beef and red wine. Served with loads of veg and potatoes. Was offered absolutely anything...More

Thank Scott S
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Six of us decided to go the the Cock Inn at Boughton Monchelsea. I bought a lemonade with lime, and a southern comfort and a mixer bottle of ginger ale. I often go to restaurants but I was amazed that the cost of those drinks...More

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Booked and Popped in for dinner this week, great menu, good mix of traditional and alternative menus. Good specials board selection. Well worth a visit- 4 adults, not shy on the drinks - £42/head mix of 2 and 3 courses each. Liver and Bacon was...More

Thank Stuart L
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Popped into the Cock Inn , bar staff and waitress really pleasant and welcoming, however starter of white bait was not crispy and lacked in flavour, " homemade burger" wasn't as flavoursome as other "homemade burgers" I have eaten, dessert was average, would I go...More

Thank Sue T
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Really enjoyed it here. Have actually been back lots of times now and it's always lovely. A good old (Very old) English Pub, with loads of really great food & excellent Beer. Bar usually has all the Shep Neame Beers plus often some really good...More

Thank Steve d
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Brilliant food friendly efficient service reasonable price overly atmosphere best meal I've had in a long time will defiantly visit again

Thank bsrm2015
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Found this by chance whilst driving past. Attractive pub from the outside, cosy and full of character inside. We were greeted by friendly staff, good choice of drinks and wine. We chose to eat in the restaurant which had good menu choice cooked by established...More

Thank Jacfran67
Reviewed 7 April 2017

I have taken family and friends many times to the Cock Inn and always had good food. They do a great steak always cooked how you like it and the Sunday lunch is always great home cooked food I think it is the best Sunday...More

Thank Jessica B
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Are dogs allowed in eating areas?
12 September 2016|
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Response from Jenny S | Reviewed this property |
Just seen this. Yes dogs are allowed, but only in the bar area which does accomadate diners.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Heath Road, Boughton Monchelsea, Maidstone ME17 4JD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Maidstone  >  Boughton Monchelsea
  • Phone Number: +44 1622 743166
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Boughton Monchelsea is a picturesque Kentish village that is home to the Cock Inn, a divine Elizabethan rural inn and restaurant which is filled with low beamed ceilings, an Inglenook fireplace, hand-written blackboard menus and general good cheer. The Cock Inn is dog and walker friendly ��� free biscuits and towels for the dogs, and a warm welcome to the walkers ��� and specialties from the restaurant kitchen include the seafood platters, the belly pork with crisp crackling and Brambly apple mash, and the slow-roasted braised lamb shank with minted gravy on a bed of creamy mash.
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