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The Prince of Wales at Hoath

$$ - $$$, British,
Maypole | Maypole, Hoath CT3 4LN, England
+44 1227 860338
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“banoffee pie” (7 reviews)
“liver” (10 reviews)
“pudding” (18 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Maypole | Maypole, Hoath CT3 4LN, England
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1 - 10 of 353 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

This is my local pub and since the leaving of Marc Perkins as landlord I have seen this pub lurch from one of the best pubs around to a total car crash. Today ( 15/10/17) I went in, after a long stay away, to find...More

Thank DavidRW_13
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After having good recommendations on this place we decided to book for last Sunday. Our friends were very surprised we were able to get a table at such short notice for Sunday lunch, now we know why! All seemed fine when we first arrived the...More

Thank Rackoskeels
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visit infrequently when visiting family, but this place has become our go too place for a good lunch. We visited only a few days ago and happily although it's changed hands the food was as good as ever. Highly recommend the suet pudding (if...More

Thank Neil A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Birthday visit with family for Sunday Lunch. It was a delightful experience. I'd tried to get into some better known restaurants and failed so settled on P o W. The food was excellent, Elegantly presented very high quality Sunday Roasts with all the trimmings. I...More

Thank smethyCT2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such a wonderful pub/restaurant in lovely surroundings. We visited for an evening meal, the food and service were superb and the staff very attentive. Would definitely recommend a visit.

Thank Caroline W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently celebrated my birthday here, with members of my family. The food was excellent and the staff were a pleasure as well as efficient. I would not hesitate in recommending this restaurant. Well done to you all

Thank Gill L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Whenever we visit family in Hoath, we always spend an evening at The Prince of Wales. I always review it as it never fails to deliver. However, sadly this time, something was missing. Firstly, customers. It was a Saturday night, and unusually, it was quite...More

Thank CHP1536
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We visited this pub twice last weekend. On the friday night with friends. The staff were very helpful and the food was excellent. We visited again on the Sunday, what a difference to the friday night. (We did change our time of arrival) we odered...More

Thank Dennis B
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

We've been going to the pow for years but it's not as good as it used to be. On our last visit the specials board was off which left a very disappointing and limited menu. The service was excellent as always but the food was...More

2  Thank Gchef71
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We were a large party celebrating a special anniversary and, apart from the pigeon starter which was claimed to have been strong tasting and tough, everyone thoroughly enjoyed what they had. The service was excellent and the staff very pleasant which all contributed to a...More

Thank Telbar
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Questions & Answers
11 August 2017|
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Response from favershamfats | Reviewed this property |
Parking is not bad and can park in street if car park full. Get there early is best. Tony
13 May 2017|
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Response from Joshua H | Property representative |
Yes dogs are allowed within our bar area and garden.
19 December 2016|
Response from susiepm | Reviewed this property |
we we're there in the Summer but it doesn't close until 11 pm on a Saturday.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 7:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Maypole | Maypole, Hoath CT3 4LN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Hoath
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 860338
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