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The Blacksmiths Arms at Wormshill

) #3 of 7 Restaurants in Hollingbourne ₹₹ - ₹₹₹, Bar, Pub, British
The Street | Wormshill, Hollingbourne ME9 0TU, England
+44 1622 884386
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
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Bar, Pub, British
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The Street | Wormshill, Hollingbourne ME9 0TU, England
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Reviews (25)
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Reviewed 2 April 2017

It has been years since we last visited this pub. It is like stepping back in time. Old fashioned pub but in a good way. It makes a change from the chains and trendy pub/bars. The staff were friendly and couldn't do enough to please...More

Thank CJov
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Visited here with my partner for Sunday Lunch, gorgeous olde worlde pub that hasn't jumped onto the modernisation bandwagon that so many "gastro" pubs have done ans ruined themselves in doing so. This place is full of character, lots of interesting antiques for sale as...More

2  Thank Gemma K
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Although this is a lovely little pub/restaurant in the country it lacks empathy for those who cannot eat 'old fashioned fayre. I visited the restaurant in December with friends and there were several choices on the menu and 'specials' on the board. On this occasion...More

1  Thank annette60_11
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

How did we not hear of Blacksmiths Arms before? Lovely little bar full of interesting adornments (some for sale) long case clocks and smaller timepieces. Food was really good and plentiful, served with plenty of fresh veg perfectly cooked for out taste (not mush). Not...More

1  Thank Vivien H
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

A quaint country pub. Lots of antiques to look at, and buy if you wanted. Ideal venue for a meal with friends. Food delicious. Large portions. Would definitely return.

1  Thank _theverralls
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

This is the third time we have been back to the Blacksmiths Arms with good friends. The landlord is very friendly and attends to the cooking. The food is truly great and the portions will defeat you I can almost guarantee it. The steak and...More

2  Thank Geraldgus
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is a very charming place. The fire is usually roaring, it is cosy and full of interesting antiques for sale. There is always a warm welcome and it has a lovely restaurant too.

1  Thank happyshopper65
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Visited here for a friend's birthday and only one thing to say excellent. A quaint country pub in the middle of know where with friendly staff and patrons. The food was excellent and more than worth the 1hrs drive. Definitely worth a visit if u...More

1  Thank Michael T
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Last night we had a lovely meal in the company of the patrons Maureen and Colin (chef). It was an unusually quiet night at the restaurant on Thursday but still lots of atmosphere with oil lamps and candles throughout the pub and restaurant. We have...More

1  Thank grandy p
Reviewed 6 November 2015

Beautifull meal to be had here. Love the atmosphere here. The owners are extremely nice. Love the antiques, to browse, and to purchase, if you want to. I had a huge Rainbow Trout for the main, it was delicious. Hubby had the Lamb, which he...More

3  Thank Jeanette G
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Barbara S
Who are the owners
24 April 2016|
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Kay D
My husband is vegetarian, do you have a choice of suitable dishes. He does eat fish.
24 November 2015|
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Are you open at lunchtime?
13 July 2015|
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Response from Jeanette G | Reviewed this property |
There was 2/3 Fish dishes. Cod & Trout, I had the Trout, Really Really Fresh, And Very Very Large. Sorry, but I can't remember a vegetarian dish.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Bar, Pub, British
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Street | Wormshill, Hollingbourne ME9 0TU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Hollingbourne
  • Phone Number: +44 1622 884386
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