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Two Sawyers

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58 Ivy Lane, Canterbury CT1 1TU, England
+44 1227 454423
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good34%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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British, Bar, Pub
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58 Ivy Lane, Canterbury CT1 1TU, England
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Reviews (75)
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1 - 10 of 72 reviews

Reviewed 14 September 2017

Lovely friendly little pub! Staff are always polite and friendly. We have only ever had lunch but it has always been delicious and well presented!

Thank Mandy M
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

As a vegetarian finding a good vege burger can be nigh on impossible but I can quite frankly say that this was the best vege burger (with cheese and egg added) that I have ever had. Despite being very full by the end I could...More

Thank Annabel W
Reviewed 27 November 2016

A great old style pub, great food, great beer and friendly staff. Some cracking real ales on tap. The cod and chips was 1st class. Deffo be back again.

Thank Rob M
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Dinner with family lovely food, good service and friendly atmosphere would recommend. Will definitely eat here again and have been there for drinks several times always been great.

1  Thank macca19690
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Was staying at the Travelodge which is just along the road from the pub. Popped in here for a drink decided to have a bottle of wine, sat on a very comfortable sofa. Friendly bunch, Really nice end to a lovely day celebrating our wedding...More

Thank floydfanlondon
ClixxyH, Owner at Two Sawyers, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2016

Hi floydfanlondon. Thank you for your review and we are delighted to have given you a lovely finish to your wedding anniversary. We look forward to welcoming you back soon!

Reviewed 25 October 2016

1.Good Beer 2. Great Food. Really enjoyed the Sunday Lunch and eaten other equally tasty meals and snacks. Well above the average of standard pub fare. 3. Friendly staff and Landlord. Makes it very welcoming. 4. Overall a really good pub, with a nice mix...More

Thank Christopher S
ClixxyH, Owner at Two Sawyers, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2016

Hi steedyo. A fantastic review thanks!! We pride ourselves on the wide mix of people that come to the pub and enjoy their visit. Our Sunday roast is particularly popular and testament to the skills of the chef and staff!

Reviewed 1 October 2016

The Manager and staff (lady with blonde shoulder length hair) are so friendly, helpful and professional. Food is amazing, great prices, wonderful pub with a good mix of drinks available.

2  Thank Smiffie2014
ClixxyH, Owner at Two Sawyers, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2016

Hi Smiffie2014. A review that sums up the Two Sawyers perfectly! The staff work hard to ensure everyone enjoys their time in the pub, so to receive a review such as yours means a lot to everyone here! Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 17 September 2016

After 5 hours travelling on trains i went to this pub for a meal more than anything else. Very pleased i did so. It is a pleasant pub and the staff are very friendly. The menu choice was decently priced and had a good selection....More

Thank DekkaC
ClixxyH, Owner at Two Sawyers, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2016

Hi DekkaC. We couldn't think of anything better after such a long journey than to relax in our cosy pub with a few drinks and some delicious warming food!! We agree that our menu is priced just right and that there is a good selection....More

Reviewed 14 September 2016

My son and I went for a few pints after a graduation ceremony. Landlord very friendly, we went back after diner too!More

Thank Mark P
ClixxyH, Owner at Two Sawyers, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2016

Hi Mark. Thank you for your review. Graduation days are always good at the Two Sawyers as family get to see a traditional pub close to Canterbury Cathedral! Hopefully the next time you are visiting the area, you find time to pop in and say...More

Reviewed 9 September 2016

Nicely situated on the edge of the city, in a quiet back street. Served a good range of ales from different parts of the country, which was nice to see. Didn't eat here, but food is available.

Thank Ianeff
ClixxyH, Owner at Two Sawyers, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2016

Thanks for your review Ianeff. Our real ale range is definitely a draw for customers!! Hopefully the next you visit, you will be here to sample our food and ales ;)

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Questions & Answers
29 October 2016|
Response from ClixxyH | Property representative |
The pub is child friendly and offers the option of a child's roast. There isn't a pub car park but Longport public car park is 1 minute's walk away. Love Lane also allows road parking on Sundays. It is recommended to... More
29 October 2016|
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Response from holidaybuddynick | Reviewed this property |
Sorry in my delayed reply. From what i saw i would say yes,but it is quite small and compact so no room to run about depending on the age of the children. Definitely cosy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 17
British, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58 Ivy Lane, Canterbury CT1 1TU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 454423
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Charming 18th century character pub in Canterbury serving fresh locally sourced food alongside a broad range of beers, ales and wines.
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