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East Kent Arms

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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Great wee pub.

Found this place looking to watch horse racing. A singer came on at 3pm. Jason. Great afternoon... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2018
Gordon C
via mobile
Very friendly pub live music on saturday afternoon

I often use the pub but always go on Saturday afternoon when there is live music it has a great... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2018
muffin14
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folkstone kent
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible38%
30 Oct 2018
“Great wee pub.”
5 Sep 2018
“Eka”
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Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

Found this place looking to watch horse racing. A singer came on at 3pm. Jason. Great afternoon, was had by all. Everyone friendly and welcoming. Red hot pickles were great. Will come back again. Cheers folks.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Gordon C
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Good pub great music days good beers always perfectly cold. Recently stopped from entering after being overly drunk which was not pubs thought as did not happen on their premises. So goes to show the licences are doing the right thing. So all in all...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Draven A
Reviewed 5 February 2018

I often use the pub but always go on Saturday afternoon when there is live music it has a great atmosphere with people dancing as well they do not do food as the pub is not suitable but I understand that they are going to...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank muffin14
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Pub recently started cooking Sunday lunch so I thought I would sample one. Really nice and plenty of it. Just like a home one and super reasonable at just £8. Will definitely go back,

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Donna S
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for a great pub to have a drink then you should visit this pub .i really love it for the music in special , great taste 💖💖💖

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Alecsandra D
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

I come here every day and find the pub very wecoming and all the staff very friendly, it's a great place to be!

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Karen R
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Went in once. It was the most scabby thing I've ever seen. But to top it off. I live very close to this pub, and the noise the awful people make is horrendous. Not just weekends but Monday through Thursday they scream all night. I...More

Date of experience: June 2016
2  Thank fat u
Reviewed 21 May 2016

We stay in Folkestone once/twice a year for weekend breaks. We have always used this pub because it had a smashin landlady & landlord, staff were friendly & welcoming. They had free juke box, a great atmosphere & excellent bar food, plus the place was...More

Date of experience: May 2016
2  Thank Debbie B
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

I have been to this pub a number of times and always the staff have been frequent in making sure i have a good night a number of times i have gone in after a bad day at work but have left happy i will...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank James S
Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

Poor service short changed , over charged, wet floor in loos. Poor carpet. We had experienced similar once before but went for a birthday party. Poor buffet food !!!! Shame it has gone down hill situated right in the shopping area of Folkey it could...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank lobster64
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