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Nevill Bull

1 Ryarsh Road | Birling, West Malling ME19 5JW, England
+44 1732 843193
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1 Ryarsh Road | Birling, West Malling ME19 5JW, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Lovely lunch at this pub - much improved food since last visit. Liver was delicious as was Steak Pudding and Thai fish cakes. Seems like they have a chef who really knows how to cook. Would definitely go again. Waitress was really helpful and friendly....More

Thank Victoria K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to the Nevill bull after a friend visited and mentioned about it, so booked a table as close to home for our wedding anniversary, all I can say is it was lovely, amazing food, friendly service. Basically we loved it.

Thank Add_barkaway
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As a family and with my partner we visit a lot of pubs, to enjoy a Sunday roast. However I have just returned from the Nevill Bull, and I can safely say this is one of the best Beef roasts I have ever had! Really...More

Thank Jenni S
Reviewed 29 October 2017

I visited for a lunchtime bite and was very impressed. A lovely large sandwich with two cups of coffee, all for under £10. The bread was particularly good and the staff were very friendly and efficient. I'll definitely be returning soon to try another of...More

Thank Graham128
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely meal at the Nevill Bull. Never eaten here before and it's only 10 mins away so am glad to report that the food was lovely, well presented and decent sized portions. The menu wasn't over-complicated and had a good selection of...More

Thank Barry R
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Had a Moroccan lamb pie. To die for. Compliments to the chef. Katie behind the bar was very attentive and friendly.

Thank N4dia
Andy S, Public Relations Manager at Nevill Bull, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words .. Enter has strangers leave as friends 😁

Reviewed 19 October 2017

A friendly country pub with an enormous Sunday lunch. The food was wll cooked and the atmosphere was just right.

Thank davidsummerfield
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Been here twice recently, once on a Tuesday night when I had the steak suet pudding (which is huge and very good value) and then a week later for Sunday lunch. Both meals were excellent. Well-prepared, attractively served on plates which kept the food hot,...More

Thank birlingneil
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

The new chef has introduced fish night on a Tuesday and what a treat. We had a beautiful roulade to start amazingly fresh and delicious I’m not usually a fan of salmon but this was a joy. The skate wings we had to follow were...More

Thank 69TracyD69
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Myself and a group of 9 friends had lunch here on Saturday. The staff were extremely friendly and accommodating and the pub is very clean. The food was lovely and served in a reasonable time , I had the sausage and mash which was really...More

1  Thank Maureen C
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Questions & Answers
Jacqui S
29 September 2017|
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Response from ktaylo |
evening jacqui i have a Christmas menu availble i can send it in an email for you when you get a chance call me at the pub and we can go from there kind regards Katie
13 July 2015|
Response from 50belinda | Reviewed this property |
I had asked for a special meal of either roast lamb, roast chicken or Grilled Salmon served with veg and trimmings. The food was delicious and there was plenty of it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Ryarsh Road | Birling, West Malling ME19 5JW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  West Malling
  • Phone Number: +44 1732 843193
  • E-mail
A traditional country pub in the pretty village of Birling, just outside West Malling. All food ingredients are sourced and purchased by Andy. Our chefs take great pride in preparing our dishes from scratch using only the finest ingredients. See our Website for the latest menu. We have 3 hand pumps for real ales and have been in The CAMRA Good Beer guide for the last two years. We have a separate dining room which can be used for Birthday Parties and other family occasions. Our large patio is perfect for al fresco dining in the warmer months. Music events take place throughout the year which will be advertised on our website and Facebook page. A family friendly pub where everyone will be made extremely welcome by Andy. Dogs are also welcome and fresh water is always available for them after that long walk!
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