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Royal Oak

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High Street, Brookland TN29 9QR, England
+44 1797 344444
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Today
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 17:00
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
Fri 12:00 - 17:00
18:45 - 21:00
Sat 12:00 - 21:30
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233 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for an evening meal, the staff where very helpful, the food was brilliant! Can't wait to be back for more!! The specials board was also great so lots of extra options to choose from!

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Thank 44henryw
lydd kent
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77 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here recently could not fault the place food was great .had the lamb very tasty hope to return soon

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Thank iguana1
Lydd, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch here yesterday, our first visit to this pub. Lovely welcome by a very cheerful and pleasant young lady and immediately felt comfortable, lovely atmosphere although very quiet at the time. We had a 3 course lunch that was absolutely delicious. Can't wait to back again, I'm sure we will be using this place many more times now we... More 

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Thank Dave G
Kent
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78 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have eaten at the Royal Oak many times but never have we appreciated the quality of the Sunday roast as we have today .. having gone to another place.. that which was meant to tick all the boxes.. didn't come anywhere near the standard.. of food and value xxx

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Thank starryknightKent
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Returning from our short trip to camber-sands we went for a Sunday beef roast. When I say we went for a roast I mean we had the BEST roast we've had in a long time. Lovely cuts of meat, beautifully presented & plenty of veg. The staff were attentive & the interior was lovely. We'll definitely be returning at the... More 

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Thank ijys
Chriswaters1964, Manager at Royal Oak, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind review we are very proud of our Sunday roast but you must come back and try our regular menu , thanks again I will pass your comments on to the whole team 🔪🔪🔪🔪 More 

London, United Kingdom
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75 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Popped in here for a quick drink and snack lunch. The parking is a little sparse, but we managed to find somewhere to leave the car and went in to sit in the bar. They have a large TV at the end which was a little distracting, but the bar is light and airy with lots of high stools/chairs that... More 

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Thank EmmaInLondon
Hastings, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Very nice and quiet pub, ideal in the summer. Parking available good range of food and drinks. Prices reasonable and cheap if from London.

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Thank Ade1905
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Called up on Sunday afternoon on the off chance they could squeeze us in we managed to get a seat in the garden and ordered 4 different types of roast all were fantastic quality and huge ptn size . Really nice real ale on top everything was spot on we were served by a older lady called Tony who was... More 

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Thank Andrew B
Basildon, United Kingdom
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202 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped by chance and had a great lunch,good staff,good beer,great atmosphere. Have to mention the specials board,must try it.

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Thank david k
London
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Seven of us were visiting the area for the weekend and we had been to see the extraordinarily picturesque and interesting St Thomas a Becket church at Fairfield. We asked a local to recommend a pub for lunch and she suggested the Royal Oak. We all had different requirements and I was concerned they might not be happy that we... More 

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Thank LondonCaledonian

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 17:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 17:00
18:45 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Brookland TN29 9QR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Brookland
  • Phone Number: +44 1797 344444
Description
16th century inn serving well cooked local produce with flair,dedicated to the use of locally sourced & sustainable ingredients .
The pub is open from 12 noon daily until 10pm later at weekends

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?