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The Robert Pocock - J D Wetherspoon

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181-183 Windmill Street, Gravesend DA12 1AH, England
+44 1474 352765
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08:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 08:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 08:00 - 01:00
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Kent, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food usual great stuff, lovely building spoilt by loud heavy drinking foul mouthed customers who the staff seem to make no effort to prevent the disturbing quieter people or being offensive in front of young family groups.

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2 Thank Bob S
Gravesend
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We quite often visit for a meal and a drink or even coffee during the day. There is always a place available away from the hardened drinkers. And all the food and drink is such good value, better than anywhere else around.

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Thank Martinatsnbr
London, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A very typical wetherspoons pub. Good food that's inexpensive. If that's what you want then head here. Town centre. A little rowdy at the weekend. Toilets upstairs. Good beers. P,entry of choice. Big food mine. Use the app to order your food. Better than standing at the bar.

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Thank carjams
Gravesend Kent
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98 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Cheap food and you get a pretty good service. Not small portions. However it's loud and there are a lot of drunk people up one end. I didn't feel so comfortable going up to the bar but happy enough with everything else

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Thank Donzerella
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

We usually lunch here. The food is great. Large portions, cheap drinks. Good service, even though often crowded.

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2 Thank Joan H
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22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

This place is a wheatherspoon It's looking like it need a total refurbish to be honest. I had a steak n beer for about £10 with a good friend on steak Tuesday I think Was good value and very nice food the service was great must say the manager peoples skill are rubbish though I enjoyed the food company n... More 

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Thank Stix78
Gravesend Kent
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98 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

Because its a cheap wetherspoons pub it seems people are just here getting drunk for cheap. Not a place you want to take your children. Food value for money but just uncomfortable with the mess some people get in.

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Thank Donzerella
Essex, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

We took the Tilbury Ferry over to Gravesend and found the Robert Pocock Wetherspoons. As it was Thursday it would have been rude not to have the Curry. I went for Vindaloo and my wife had the Lamb Rogan Josh. It was delicious and came with a drink each, the place is nice and clean also the staff are friendly... More 

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1 Thank Rob B
Gravesend, United Kingdom
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115 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Always good cheap sherbets shame sometimes the clientele is of the all day variety which can put you off especially when ordering at the bar.

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Thank Lisa B
London, England, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

It had to be said, Wetherspoons venues vary widely, but the staff in this place, generally have a passion for their work. The food is better than the average Wetherspoons experience, and represents great value for money. All in all a great dinner. Nothing is too much trouble and if your meal isn't right they'll work to make it so.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 00:00
Monday
08:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 00:00
Thursday
08:00 - 00:00
Friday
08:00 - 01:00
Saturday
08:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 181-183 Windmill Street, Gravesend DA12 1AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Gravesend
  • Phone Number: +44 1474 352765
Description
The Robert Pocock is located in the middle of Gravesend high street, off Windmill Street. We also have another entrance to the pub off Stone Street. There are numerous public car parking facilities close by and buses pass through Gravesend High Street regularly everyday.
Relax and enjoy our extensive food and drink menu which brings to your great offers all day. We pride ourselves on delivering great customer service and a pub that does a great variety of real ale. We run a safe community pub that welcomes families. We also take bookings for many occassions.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?