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Flying Saucer

140 Hempstead Road | Hempstead, Gillingham ME7 3RH, England
+44 1634 231287
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good18%
  • Average11%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (3 reviews)
“bar staff are” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
Service
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
140 Hempstead Road | Hempstead, Gillingham ME7 3RH, England
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1 - 10 of 85 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Goid selection some very good deals food well presented staff really friendly, service excellent, excellent value for money

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank penni b
FlyingS3, General Manager at Flying Saucer, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Penni Thanks for taking the time to review us and we're pleased that you enjoyed your visit. Kind regards, Chris

Reviewed 4 days ago

We have visited the Flying Saucer on a number of occasions in the last couple of years. The staff are lovely and it's a very friendly pub. Take the kids when we go and everyone is very welcoming and attentive. A special mention for Heidi...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Ahluwalia17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We book every year for our Christmas family Dinner , and I can say again we were not disappointed , lovely hot food , lots of it and served quickly by lovely staff who could not do enough for us , all the staff and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Rogerbab
FlyingS3, General Manager at Flying Saucer, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Roger Many thanks for your kind words. If you want to book again for next year feel free as we can take the deposits at any point through the year then sort out menu choices and everything else after our Xmas launch on the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not that great, quality of the food not very good. Service ok. Don't think I would go back for another meal.More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank N B
FlyingS3, General Manager at Flying Saucer, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi I'm sorry that your visit didn't meet your expectations. In order that lessons can be learnt, to ensure going forward we deliver the highest service I would be grateful if you could contact the pub via email, 6910@greeneking.co.uk, with more details of your visit...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went to the flying saucer with a group of friends for our Christmas dinner. We were greeted by Heidi who was our hostess for the evening, and once again she delivered a efficient service in her usual friendly manor. This was the third year...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Slvia78
FlyingS3, General Manager at Flying Saucer, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Many thanks for your kind words, which I will ensure are passed onto Heidi. Kind regards, Chris

Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

Had the oap meal, not great, the chef was very untidy and we waited quite along time, they wasn't that busy.More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Virginia L
FlyingS3, General Manager at Flying Saucer, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2018

Hi Virginia Apologies that your visit was not up to the standard you were hoping for and we expect to deliver. In order to discover why this occurred I would be grateful if you could contact the pub directly via email (6910@greeneking.co.uk) with the details...More

Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely evening meal with friends. We have been here many times with small and large groups and have never been disappointed. For a chain pub, the food is exceptional... I love steak and I can honestly say that every time, the steak has...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LEW1978
FlyingS3, General Manager at Flying Saucer, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2018

Hi Lew Many thanks for taking the time out to pass your comments on regarding the pub & we hope that we can continue to deliver the same level of experience. Kind regards, Chris General Manager

Reviewed 10 December 2018

The food was excellent again. The staff are always very helpful and nothing is too much trouble.Decorations are perfect for Christmas.

Review collected in partnership with Greene King
Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jet01516497567
Reviewed 20 October 2018

Ordered a lunch with family as it was a reunion. The meat was terrible. roast beef was not chewable and could not be cut with a knife. Long wait to get the food after the order was placed so had beer which was OK. Yorkshire...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank John L
Reviewed 1 September 2018

I like this Pub and want it to do well, Staff are nice and food is good. What i just can't work out is why they spend a few quid sorting the Garden out - the tree's shade out what could be a really nice...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank nickyboy1971
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tom_taxi
2 September 2018|
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Response from nickyboy1971 | Reviewed this property |
I believe many moons ago it was a Working Mans Club.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 140 Hempstead Road | Hempstead, Gillingham ME7 3RH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Gillingham
  • Phone Number: +44 1634 231287
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