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survey result

Summary

£51
   ££
4
Very Good
3
Good
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“A revelation in West Kent which is starved of good quality restaurants” – this seventeenth-century pub is “a gem hidden in a quiet village”, where South African Petrus Madutlela and his team deliver an “excellent and varied menu including à la carte, table d’hote and specials – all to a very high standard”. Top Tip – Tuesday evening can be “overflowing” for their steak and malbec deal (£44.95 for two).

Summary

£50
   ££
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

This “fantastic gem” – a “beautiful 17th-century Kentish village pub”, complete with wooden beams – “features some pretty stellar cooking for such an informal venue”. Petrus Madutlela is a “South African chef who brings some twists and fresh ideas” to the kitchen, and his “relatively limited, gradually evolving menu provides wonderfully accomplished cuisine”. “Well worth a detour”.

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Reviews of The Poet Restaurant in TN12, Matfield by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of The Poet restaurant.
Pat C
Excellent experience....
Reviewed 6 months, 30 days ago

"Excellent experience."

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Prices

Availability 2 courses 3 courses coffee included service included
Lunch £19.95 £23.95
Dinner £19.95 £23.95
SundayLunch £24.95 £28.95
  Cost Availability Courses
Menu1 79.95 D only 8

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£9.50 £22.00 £4.00 £8.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £19.60
Filter Coffee £3.00
Extras  
Service 10.00%
Maidstone Rd, Matfield, TN12 7JH
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Opening hours
MondayCLOSED
Tuesday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 6 pm‑9 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 6 pm‑9 pm
Thursday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 6 pm‑9 pm
Friday12 pm‑3 pm, 6 pm‑9:30 pm
Saturday12 pm‑3 pm, 6 pm‑9:30 pm
Sunday12 pm‑4 pm

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