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Castle Hotel

Tiger Inn Look out it's shut on Tuesdays.

Brew Thought this was being turned into a fancy wine bar...

White Hart Has an indoor and an outdoor bar in their courtyard,...

Ocean Inn

Royal Oak

The Black Griffin (approximate map, possibly only town)(very rough position - may be...

Watermark (approx map position, might be only town, sorry)

The Fountain Pool, darts, ale, food, a big pub with a garden....

Five Bells Really ace pub, lots of fine wine and ales, good...

The Black Horse Rural Country Inn serving locally sourced food cooked to order,...

Will we find time for the Fountain fun day? There's an event on at the pub down the road,...

Secret door from The Ship into Loaf (the bike shop) It looks like The Ship and the bike shop next...

The new Banksy In which I hilariously try to pin some graffiti that...

The Cider Works Fantastic cafe / restaurant / guesthouse / real cider outlet!greenoakfarm.co.uk...

Old Brewery Connected to Greenwich Visitor Centre, this is where they make...

Black Horse

We went to some new pubs #3 The Black Robin Final stop on our trying some new pubs adventure, the...

We went to some new pubs #1 The Black Horse Had a rare night out on Saturday, babysitter in, pregnant...

The Duke of Cumberland Very nice, huge garden with lots of outdoor fun. Food...

The Black Robin (approximate map location - may be only town)

Compasses Inn 15th Century Shepherd Neame inn, run by my old next...

Hythe Green

Cullen's Yard (approx location only - may be only town)

BARRED from the quiz for being too good! OK, not actually barred, and nothing to do with us...

Unicorn Inn Brilliantly peaceful pub just out of Canterbury town centre. They...

White Hart Closed down on the 5th June 2011, is now a...

Sandgate Hotel 15 rooms, most with sea views, and a terrace. sandgatehotel.com...

Britannia Inn Friendly little Shepherd Neame pub with a good quiz and...

Good quiz at the Britannia, Horn Street We did the quiz at The Britannia this week, my...

Hythe Bay Fish restaurant. Mixed reviews!

The Daniel Defoe Our favourite pub when we lived in Stokey, pool, ale,...

The Hobgoblin pub is now The Black Griffin Went to Canterbury yesterday, miserable weather, too wet to hang...

Hoeford Inn A family pub...

Drum Inn (very rough position - may be only to town level)...

The Bullfinch The Bullfinch, formerly operated by the Spirit Group, has undergone...

Hotel Du Vin Great place! Fancy.

The Exchange Has table football. Is this a chain, I'm sure I've...

Retreat bar and bistro a classic blend of good music, quality drinks and a...

Groombridge Place groombridge.co.uk (very rough location - may be only to town...

Garden House Orchards

the Lower Leas Coastal Park (approx map - may be only town)

Ship Inn AKA The Famous Ship Inn. Proper old pub, two bars,...

Earl of Clarendon Nice local pub, does food, has an open fire sometimes....

Lloyds No 1 (Wetherspoons)

Home Ground Reopened as Home Ground in the Old High Street /...

Home Ground Reopened as Home Ground in the Old High Street /...

Humphrey Bean (Wetherspoons)

The Pullman Reopened, refurbished, very nice indeed now. A civilised air more...

The White Hart A Shepherd Neame

The Seagull I used to work here. Reopened as a Hungry Horse...

Nailbox Darts and a meat raffle! A Shepherd Neame pub.

Skuba Bar Gay bar very popular with smokers because of their big...

Gees

Living Room at The View A new event from Tony King, I thought that bar...

The Butt Of Sherry Seems to be mostly about food these days, big menu...

The Jackdaw Reopened, new owners. Not eaten in there since, but they...

The Whole World Cafe closed because... Rates (or was it rent) had just gone up, too...

The Whole World Cafe closed because... Rates (or was it rent) had just gone up, too...

Victoria Park (Ashford) No garden as such, it is a PARK! Not sure...

Blakes Fantastic cellar bar / restaurant / guest house, well kept...

The Harbour Lights I used to work here too, in the late '80s....

A Christmas of sorts, and why doesn't the Whole World Cafe want customers? Friday, got properly into the Christmas season, went to "A...

A Christmas of sorts, and why doesn't the Whole World Cafe want customers? Friday, got properly into the Christmas season, went to "A...

Red Lion Recently (May 08) refurbished and reopened, all the scum bags...

Lord Nelson

Dane John Gardens Some gardens, where they have a food fair once a...

Wards Nearest hotel to our flat, with very quiet bar. Free...

Three Mariners No longer a Shepherd Neame, much improved for this. Nice...

Dublin Man O' War dublinmanowar.co.uk

Bar Brevet UPDATE: Possibly closed again now, though we saw a barbecue...

Auberge Nice bar, with food, fairly interesting range of bottled beers...

The Parrot New website here. Very very old, was an independent with...

Harvey's Or is it just Harveys? Pub, pool table, good jukebox....

Star Inn thestarinn-themarsh.co.uk menu

Garden of Remembrance

Veterans Day Sunset Service of Thanksgiving will be held in the Garden of Remembrance,...

The Grand Mostly converted to apartments, but still seemingly a hotel too....

Chestfield Barn The Chestfield Barn originated as part of the Chestfield Manor...

Portchester Castle It's a castle!

Princess Hey, suggested by me on Beer In The Evening. Used...

The Metropole metropole.org.uk

Leas Club / strip club Story in one of the freesheets today about STRIPPERS at...

Delme Arms Was the traditional haunt for Christmas Eve for many years,...

Leas Amphitheatre Kind of guessing at the map location, I can't quite...

Royal George

The Dolphin What a great pub, big garden, food looks good, lots...

Black Bull - Hungry Horse Seems to be closed now.

The Ship Hotel

The Guildhall

The View Winebar with sea view, nice enough. Sometimes known as La...

Hythe Bay Fish Restaurant thehythebay.co.uk

Swing Afternoon review Regular correspondent Woodo sent me this:

Etchinghill Cricket Club etchinghill.play-cricket.com

Open Mic night at the Whole World cafe this Friday And every two weeks after that, message from Tony King...

Open Mic night at the Whole World cafe this Friday And every two weeks after that, message from Tony King...

Chambers coffee shop

Did you see Michael Caine in Folkestone this week? I heard (from a leaflet I picked up in said...

The Mayfly New, from Pathfinder Pubs...

RE: The Grand, The Leas, Folkestone. Details and advance bookings for vehicles: 01303 863509 - 10439 Photographs from the rally:

Simple Simons

Michael Howard is proud of The Brit The publican says he's doing some sort of photo op...

The Cuban Cocktails and food, nice but expensive. thecuban.co.uk/canterbury. There are three...

Whole World Cafe: GOOD Saturday we headed to The Whole World Cafe, and what...

Whole World Cafe: GOOD Saturday we headed to The Whole World Cafe, and what...

Arson in Folkestone! This from ickent.co.uk: Arsonists hit another town firm

Arson in Folkestone! This from ickent.co.uk: Arsonists hit another town firm

Cable snappage at the lower leas coastal park! Who on earth has a site called injury watch..? An...

A260 Folkestone/Canterbury Road Mysterious car boot venue...

The Leas Club Shut, but listed, so can it be redeveloped? I hope...

Dolphin Filming dolphin | Dave the Dolphin has been in touch again,...

Dolphin Filming dolphin | Dave the Dolphin has been in touch again,...

Pluckley Recreation Ground

Penshurst Place & Gardens

Hythe Green

Pluckley Recreation Ground

Cricketers

The Vibe Bar

Sample Sandgate Hotel menu As advertisted in Folkestone Herald | The Herald | Local...

Kent Showground kentshowground.co.uk

Sibton Park Cricket Pavillion

Radnor Park

Harbourside Hotel

Eight Bells

Hope Inn

The Master Brewer

The Jackdaw Very disappointing-made a special trip from Folkestone for sunday lunch...

Ypres Castle Inn

Oof, bum arse service in The Jackdaw Just been to The Jackdaw for lunch, and though the...

Didn't Sandgate + Folkestone look nice on TV last night? You'd not have known they went to Folkestone harbour, but...

RE: gay bars in folkestone kent - 4647 The Skuba Bar on the Folkestone Lees, is a must,...

Lunch at the Jackdaw - slight return Went BACK to the Jackdaw this weekend, there's a bus...

Cheers for chipping in Yes we went to the Clarendon again this weekend, just...

Cheers for chipping in Yes we went to the Clarendon again this weekend, just...

Walnut Tree p.h.

The East Kent

Abbots Fireside A spitroast every evening, saucy... abbotsfireside.com

So what you doing for New Years Eve? Now we're into the final furlong, New Years Eve is...

So what you doing for New Years Eve? Now we're into the final furlong, New Years Eve is...

The Palm Tree

Captain Howey Thai food

Brewsters

La Vue Halloween Party Missive from La Vue:

Ladies, in their pants There's a PANTS FASHION SHOW at La Vue this weekend,...

Not a strip club There's a half page story in The Folkestone Herald this...

Lunch at the Jackdaw Had been meaning to try out the Jackdaw for a...

Speed Dating @ La Vue can't wait for this speed dating on the the 20th...

Indie nights at La Vue? Word on the street is that one of the club...

Indie nights at La Vue? Word on the street is that one of the club...

Indie nights at La Vue? Word on the street is that one of the club...

La Vue Nice to see La Vue laid on some free tea...

Folkestone, safest place in the country Folkestone gets noticed by the national news again in this...

Folkestone WiFi Hotspot #2 This week's Folkestone Herald would have it in their business...

Folkestone WiFi Hotspot #2 This week's Folkestone Herald would have it in their business...

Wards Hotel and Bistro Bar Got round to visiting Wards at last, it's our local,...

The Pig And Fiddle Went in here on our holiday 2016.

The Ironmaster Will likely still be known to my friends as the...

The Red Lion Will be visiting as part of holiday 2015. red-lion-bakewell.co.uk

The Peacock peacockbakewell.com

Queens Arms Will be visiting as part of holiday 2015. thequeensarmsbakewell.co.uk

Manners Hotel This one is a Robinsons and they make my favourite...

Watermark

The Royal Oak Looks lovely, going here for dinner, they can do a...

A guide to eating and drinking in Folkestone, Sandgate, Hythe, and the surrounding area... Do you remember when this was the top ranking result for Folkestone Restaurants? All independent, unfortunately unpaid, never spiteful...

See a full list of Folkestone restaurants and bars, browse our reviews...

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