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Papas Barn

497 London Road | Ditton, Maidstone ME20 6DB, England
+44 1732 848488
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good19%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“fish and chips” (187 reviews)
“tapas” (94 reviews)
“bread roll” (17 reviews)
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497 London Road | Ditton, Maidstone ME20 6DB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here with a party of 4 and a small baby. Upon arrival they instantly swapped our reserved table around to provide for a more suitable one with space for a high chair (without us even asking for one, that was a new and...More

Thank Tim B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We often get chips from the takeaway, but decided to go for breakfast as a treat. The staff were friendly, as always and the food was perfect. Highly recommended.

Thank Marc A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely fish and chips, great service. We go here every month. Friday is busy but other times are good.

Thank Liz G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second visit to Papas Barn. The first was absolutely fine but today’s was awful. When we arrived we were told we couldn’t sit at the empty window seat as there were only 2 of us and it was for 4 people. The...More

1  Thank chimney2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

3 children and 4 adults, we were well attended by the very efficient waitresses and the fish batter was hot and crispy and the chips were lovely and crunchy. Always a treat to go to Papas and enjoy.

Thank Rod H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We used to drive to this fish restaurant when we lived 35 miles away every week....and then we moved down to West Malling and the bonus was the fish restaurant being so close....takeaway are very nice as well

1  Thank Rockyoflondon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We often go here on a Friday evening for fish and chips. The quality of the fish is high and both fish and chips is we cooked. The deserts are not so good and best avoided. However the overall cost is quite high. This is...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food at Papas is always first class but there are times when the days catch takes it to another level and tonight was one of those nights. The cod was the best ever beautifully cooked with a very light crispy batter the chips great...More

Thank Tony T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

got seated straight away waited 10mins for waitress to come back gave our drinks order and meal order together ,drinks came back about 8mins later too long too wait , followed by the food which wasnt bad time for that . food tasted nice although...More

1  Thank edhawkins42
Gavin L, Manager at Papas Barn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi edhawkins42 This review is puzzling! I agree, that a 10 minute wait is a little too long to have your order taken. but if you bear in mind that it was our peak Friday evening service, 8 minutes for a drink, followed by freshly...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited to be greeted by have you booked to which we replied no. Shown to a table offered a bread roll and then ordered meals. Felt very rushed by staff. The meals are very small portions for the prices.More

Thank Jacqui Stella G
Gavin L, Manager at Papas Barn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Jacqui I hope you enjoyed your meal ? We do recommend booking a table in the restaurant, but always look after everyone that comes in. I think that its worth mentioning that our Papas special, 4-5oz cod, plaice or haddock comes with chips, a...More

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Questions & Answers
16 February 2018|
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Response from Gavin L | Property representative |
Hi We do a full range of breakfasts starting at £3.95
Brendan K
14 July 2017|
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Response from 844tina | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 16 - US$ 24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 497 London Road | Ditton, Maidstone ME20 6DB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Maidstone
  • Phone Number: +44 1732 848488
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