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Rowlands Bistro

66 Watling Street, Gillingham ME7 2YW, England
+44 1634 573954
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (28 reviews)
“pate” (3 reviews)
“chinese pork” (3 reviews)
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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66 Watling Street, Gillingham ME7 2YW, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Went on Saturday night for a birthday, the restaurant & bar were rammed. Staff were very good & attentive, thought the service would be a bit 'iffy considering we had an 8pm table and the place was packed, but the wait for our food after...More

Thank KwsTss
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been to Rowlands on numerous occasions and can honestly say i have never had a bad meal there. Have also eaten here for Chrtistmas dinner and again this was excellent

Thank kevers82
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been to Rowlands Bistro time and time again. Never been disappointed with this restaurant. Staff are always super friendly, even when it is manic in the restaurant for them. During busy times, the restaurant manages well. Personally I always stick to the steaks...More

Thank MaryW2000
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Return visit as it's almost guaranteed to be a nice meal out. The only disappointment (and it's a small point only) is that there were no specials available. Possibly because it was a Saturday evening? But there's enough choice on the menu to find something...More

Thank Chenin62
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

2 friends on a Thursday night... Positives - Good service, friendly helpful manager, foot hot and order was correct & BEST banana fritters I've had in years! Negatives - food quality was very poor, everything was with French fries, new potatoes or pilau rice (nothing...More

Thank SammyPickles
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Went to Roland's for a birthday meal with my girls and there partners plus two baby's in Prams. When booking I made it clear to the person that the two little ones would need a bit of extra room. When we got there all the...More

Thank onetowatchKent
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I took my partner here for his birthday,Had been many years ago and was impressed then. I was informed by friends and reviews that is was still very good and we would not be disappointed. Unfortunately I was... The service was not particularly helpful or...More

Thank Sabina532714
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Great place, brilliant service and friendly staff. We honestly have never had a bad meal and always enjoy our visits to Rowlands. My parents use it often and have done for years. Highly recommended 👍👍

Thank Barny1977GFC
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Very nice meal with workmates and friends, all very happy with their meals, and reasonable price. Lamb dish was delicious.

Thank nzcactus
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Great value, Great service, Great atmosphere. Went on a Friday evening just the two of us very peaceful and unrushed. Super starters a chicken satay and the Brie parcels, cooked and served beautifully. These were followed by the mains, large mixed grill and the Cajun...More

Thank Dawn and Paul S
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Jacqui O
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Response from kay5470 | Reviewed this property |
Hi , yes I'm sure you can find there menu on line, hope you enjoy your meal .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 66 Watling Street, Gillingham ME7 2YW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Gillingham
  • Phone Number: +44 1634 573954
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