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The Punch Tavern

) #4 of 6 Restaurants in Sturry , British,
Herne Bay Road | Calcott, Sturry, Canterbury CT3 4NG, England
+44 1227 710474
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good21%
  • Average20%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible18%
Travellers talk about
“meat pie” (2 reviews)
“puds” (2 reviews)
“pudding” (3 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
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Food
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LOCATION
Herne Bay Road | Calcott, Sturry, Canterbury CT3 4NG, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited the Punch Tavern with our grandchildren (9 & 10 years old) for dinner and couldn't fault anything! Two had the carvery, one had the fish &chips, the other had fan, egg and chips....My husband said it was the best cooked piece of fish...More

Thank Trissie
General Manager A, Manager at The Punch Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your feedback. We are pleased you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again soon. Graham and team

Reviewed 3 days ago

Came here for a carvery with my Grandmother, the staff are really friendly and you can see they are happy at work. Very easy, get your ticket for the carvery at the bar and then go up when you are ready. Great choice of meat,...More

Thank HaileyBailey1991
General Manager A, Manager at The Punch Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for leaving feed back. We really hope you visit again soon. Graham and team.

Reviewed 4 days ago

went to calcott punch tavern on sat 22nd july, all of the food at the carvery was as dry & burnt as if it had been cooked in a furnace, we took our daughter & 2 grandchildren there.The beef tasted like liver what there was...More

Thank alisonstevenson46
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited here on a Sunday on our way to Canterbury. Great decision. Although there was a delay attempting to pay (pay upfront), the carvery queue was small. There was a great choice of 4 meats or pie and an abundance of vegetables. There are tables...More

Thank Perry M
General Manager A, Manager at The Punch Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you. We hope you visit again soon. Graham and team.

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Punch Tavern serves lovely succulent meat with fresh vegetables. Such good value carvery and tastie too. Have been coming here for the past couple of years and just gets better. Staff friendly and helpful.

Thank KentSharon02
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Arrived 4:30 pm on a Thursday appeared not to be the best time of day. Weren't very busy either,so maybe joints don't get turned around so much. The vegetables were dry looking also, the potato seemed to be reconstituted dry mash. Been here before on...More

Thank philhunt909
General Manager A, Manager at The Punch Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Graham and team.

Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

daughter took me here for father's day treat. staff very friendly and helpful . food lovely . service great prices very reasonable. Will definitely visit again

Thank andyrye
General Manager A, Manager at The Punch Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thank you for your lovely feedback. We are pleased you enjoyed your visit and look forward to seeing you again soon. Graham and team.

Reviewed 8 June 2017

Went over to the Punch Tavern in Herne Bay Kent, for a lunchtime meal with my sister who was meeting her friends there for breakfast, my sister and her friends had their breakfasts, and they left, they were there just under an hour, the lunchtime...More

2  Thank carol s
punchtavern2015, Manager at The Punch Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Thank you for your feed back. If you would like to discuss your visit further please contact the duty manager who will be happy to help. Hope to see you again. Graham and team.

Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

We visited the punch tavern with a large family group. We sat in the garden while the kids played on the new play area! We all had the carvery which was delicious and looked amazing. Our of eight of us we all had something different....puddings...More

Thank equest17
General Manager A, Manager at The Punch Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Thank you for leaving feedback. We are glad you like the new play area. Hope to see you again soon. Graham and team.

Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Come here regularly. I usually come during the week cause I know they can get busy on a weekend. Love the food, absolutely amazing value for money.. The ladies that work in the restaurant and bar are always happy and helpful and a little extra...More

Thank theotrunch
General Manager A, Manager at The Punch Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Thank you for your feed back. We are pleased you enjoyed your visit and will thank Danni too! we hope to see you again soon. Graham and team.

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helensmith852
6 May 2017|
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Response from ellefrances | Reviewed this property |
It depends on how many are in your party. We don't normally but we go when it is the beginning of lunch time servicing.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 12
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 22:30
Monday
08:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 23:00
Thursday
08:00 - 23:00
Friday
08:00 - 23:00
Saturday
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Herne Bay Road | Calcott, Sturry, Canterbury CT3 4NG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury  >  Sturry
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 710474
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