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Rowlands Bistro

66 Watling Street, Gillingham ME7 2YW, England
+44 1634 573954
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
66 Watling Street, Gillingham ME7 2YW, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went to rowlands last night for Our work Christmas dinner. I have never had a bad experience at rowlands, food and service has been consistently excellent for years, but I felt compelled to write a review due to some of the awful Christmas meals I...More

Thank esjayrose
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our group of 7 went to Rowlands and the food was absolutely lovely, (no waste from our table) for three courses was a deal for December at £19.99,all were good size portions which was served promptly, all the staff were nice but our waitress was...More

Thank Alison B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to rowlands again really good value first class service. Possibly the nicest restaurant in the area. Every time we go there the staff are a delight. And the food is always well cooked and hot on the delivery. great restaurant

Thank onetowatchKent
Reviewed 1 week ago

excellent restaurant packed out service was great considering the amount of people menu was extensive and all reasonably priced

Thank garyblower
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely service. Reasonable drink prices. Lovely food and huge food choices. Would highly recommend. Food all served promptly to a very large group of us. All of us accommodated onto one table. Only downside is parking. There is a car park behind the restaurant but...More

Thank Jeanette B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

7 family members and two babies descended here on Wednesday for a birthday meal. The restaurant was fairly full and buzzy. We were accommodated at a good table at the back of the restaurant so plenty of room for buggies and not to disturb other...More

Thank Shivshav
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had our annual family birthday meal here and think it is such a shame to see the exact same menu as it has been for five or six years (probably more but that is how long I've been going). The décor is still very dated,...More

Thank Alex R
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Lovely food roast could be bigger. Ribs massive so was burger. Great service place was lovely and warm. Would go again. As had not been there for a about 8 years

Thank unic0rn66
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We have been to Rowlands many times with friends. Never been disappointed, always great food and good size portions. Staff friendly and happy to help. Booking is a must as this is a local favourite and true to it's reputation its always busy.

Thank Mammina2015
Reviewed 16 October 2017

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
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Jacqui O
18 May 2016|
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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
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
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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