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The Walnut Tree

) #39 of 241 Restaurants in Maidstone ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British,
Yalding Hill, Maidstone ME18 6JB, England
+44 1622 814266
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“sea bass” (6 reviews)
“linguine” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Yalding Hill, Maidstone ME18 6JB, England
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Reviews (150)
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

One of the best Sunday roasts I have had beautifully cooked lamb and roast potatoes to die look forward to the food here now under new ownership. Top marks

Thank Caz B
JoBissett, Owner at The Walnut Tree, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

So glad you enjoyed your meal! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

thought we would just go out and the restaurant was very pleasant staff and food, understand willsoon have new chef will visit again and recommend to others

Thank 634lane
JoBissett, Owner at The Walnut Tree, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for your lovely review..Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went there last night. Extremely friendly staff, very good service. The mains were delicious, the chips my husband had were probably the best we have had. ( I kept taking his they were so good!) The pub is very olde worldly in a scenic village....More

1  Thank Susan D
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Only been here several times both in the winter months. Lovely open fire and friendly atmosphere. Staff were friendly and parking was available behind the pub.

Thank DanWalker55
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Visited recently in the afternoon when other local pubs were closed. Glad they were as this is a gem. Positives: dogs welcome, good local ales in good condition, friendly welcome, nice quiet oldies music playing... and the kicker - our pints were topped up without...More

Thank EdithPoodle
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

4 friends for dinner on a Saturday. Surprisingly quiet, shame as nice enough pub with good ales. Food portions excellent, quality good too, just would benefit from a little more effort in presentation, but saying that friendly service, good value and we enjoyed the evening.

Thank Foxhill1970
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Visited this pub with friends and enjoyed it very much. The service was excellent, a very friendly young waiter. The food was served in a reasonable time and was delicious and well presented. We weren't rushed at all. Would recommend this pub.

Thank judicrouch
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Visited this lovely pub tonight for dinner, we live locally and pop in for a drink regularly, always a friendly welcome from the bar staff and a nice atmosphere. Booked a table for Saturday night dinner, arrived and I asked for a glass of Prosecco...More

3  Thank Pauline H
Reviewed 25 February 2017

My wife and I visited the Walnut Tree again today for lunch, we've been in a few times over the last six months or so and it never disappoints. The food is excellent (a fellow diner recommended the sea bass as I was perusing the...More

1  Thank Martin H
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Had an incredible evening meal at The Walnut Tree in Yalding last week. 3 courses for 4 people and every element was truly impressive both in presentation and taste. Bill worked out at under £40 per head with drinks included but when only a couple...More

Thank Travelmonkey1972
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Questions & Answers
5 August 2016|
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Response from Patricia J | Reviewed this property |
There is parking at the back of the pub and parking in the road at the side of the pub
30 May 2016|
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Response from Kelseywatts | Property representative |
Yes we do allow dogs to be in the bar area where food can be ordered!
Martin T
24 May 2015|
Response from Justa & Anna | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is open on tuesday
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Yalding Hill, Maidstone ME18 6JB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Maidstone
  • Phone Number: +44 1622 814266
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