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The George - CLOSED

Shalmsford Street, Chartham, Canterbury CT4 7RY, England
+44 1227 732527
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible25%
4 Jan 2016
“Has it been sold - I hope so- lets hope next owner is better than last. Awful place”
1 Nov 2015
“Home from home”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Pub, British, Vegetarian Friendly
Shalmsford Street, Chartham, Canterbury CT4 7RY, England
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Reviewed 5 January 2016

This has been one of the worst experiences ever. Place was in a time warp, and with the sticky floor and smell of animals was one to avoid. Lets all hope the residents here get a landlord with some idea of how to run a...More

1  Thank Juan395
Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

I have visited the George numerous times over the years to visit my brother Steve and family and have to say Sharon and mitch have made made me more than welcome as have all the locals a great village pub excellent atmosphere and the staff...More

Thank Kevin R
Mitch M, Owner at The George, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2015

Thanx Robo for your kind words here on trip advisor which unfortunately has also been used as a platform of attack to discredit us and our pub! as i have had a few reviews/attacks removed on here which were so disgusting they warranted legal action...More

Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

Visited today with our young daughter. Very welcoming and helpful when we first arrived. Perfect out door space to keep children entertained. Surprised it was so quiet. Will definitely return soon with the rest of the family .

1  Thank purplemumoftwo
Reviewed 29 June 2015 via mobile

I love this place the children can run free, pet the animals an play in the play park alday great karaoke on a Saturday nite, live music landlady an landlord are lovely people, very welcoming place

1  Thank Cheyennekathleen
Reviewed 31 May 2015

We should have realised when the only people at the bar were the landlady, what we think were two cooks in filthy uniforms! The place is tired and grubby, reminiscent of an old lady's house, initially mistaken for quaint. Probably the worst meal out in...More

5  Thank Lynne H
Mitch M, Owner at The George, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2015

oh dear! what amazing insulting comments you claim the pub is grubby and looks like a grannys front room?does your granny live in a manor house with full suits of armour and grandfather clocks dotted around the front room? this pub contains just that obviously...More

Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

Lovely pub,family friendly lots animals etc.we ordered lunch chips were nice like fish n chip shop ones,son loved sandwich however i had the quater pounder,roll was cheap and flavourless as was the cardboard burger....peas not edable....chips nice the and didnt complain because the people were...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 24 April 2015

Interested in last review. I was the "lank haired woman with a shopping trolley being thrown out". Except I was NOT being thrown out. I was being helped upstairs. I had been visiting my family in Medway, and as I have severe arthritis I find...More

2  Thank Bev A
Reviewed 22 April 2015

Greeted by some lank haired woman pushing a shopping trolley being thrown out, then served beer that had to be returned but still tasted disgusting. The Chicken curry had no chicken pieces in it whatsoever, just stringy bits of stewed tasteless nothing. None of the...More

8  Thank Juan395
Reviewed 12 April 2015

We have just come back from a 2 night campervan trip to the George. We are a family of 2 adults and 3 kids and we all had a fantastic time. We camped up in the very large beer garden and ate in the pub...More

2  Thank ChrisM24
Reviewed 1 March 2015

Went on a Sunday lunch based on I had read on net mums it had a good playground for our toddler. Asked at the bar if they were doing food got told yes roast chicken or beef. No menus to say exactly what you would...More

3  Thank st5566en
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  • Address: Shalmsford Street, Chartham, Canterbury CT4 7RY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury  >  Chartham
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 732527
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