Welcome to The Kentish Hare

The Kentish Hare is situated in the picturesque Kent village of Bidborough. Opened in May 2014 by the Tanner Brothers, Chris, and James our award-winning restaurant is featured in all the major food guides including the Estrella Damm Top 50 Gastro Pubs UK and was voted best newcomer of the year in 2016. Our aim is to offer the very best local food produced by local suppliers, complemented by a specially selected range of superb beers, wines and spirits served in delightful stylish surroundings with attentive service.

Lunch and Dinner

The Kentish Hare opens from 11am for coffee and drinks. We offer a set menu for lunch served from 12-2:30pm Wednesday to Saturday and 12-3:30pm on Sundays. Walk-ins are very welcome, but reservations are advised during busy periods. The bar menu is also available in all dining areas.

Our dinner menu changes daily and is available from 5:45pm-9:30pm Wednesday to Saturdays. Walk-ins are very welcome, but again reservations are advised during busy periods. The bar menu is also available in all dining areas.

Care is taken both in sourcing and cooking, and dishes are boldly flavoured and well-presented. We also offer a wide selection of vegetarian and vegan meals and cater for most dietary requirements.

Tanner Brothers

25 Years

News & Events

View a selection of our upcoming events and special offers below.


A brand new Pub in the Park! come visit Chris, James and The Kentish Hare at Reigate between 12 – 14 July 2024. 

Group Bookings, Private Hire & Outdoor Events

Get in touch to find out more about group bookings, private hire and events.

Join us for Lunch

View Our Menus Take a look at our sample main menu, lunch menu and more. We also offer a Sunday lunch two or three course set menu.

Gift Vouchers

The perfect gift for your loved ones! To purchase pop in and see us or buy vouchers online. They will enjoy a nice meal on you.

Opening Times

Food Service

Wednesday – Saturday

12.00 – 14.30

Wednesday – Saturday

17.45 – 21.30


12.00 – 15.30

Bar Service

Wednesday – Saturday

11.00 – 23.00


11.00 – 17.00

*All opening times can be subjected to change

For tables larger than 6 please contact the restaurant directly on 01892 525709

Book a table at The Kentish Hare

To book a table at the Kentish Hare, please use the booking form. For tables of more than 6, parties or any special requests please get in touch with us directly.