Welcome to The Kentish Hare


The Kentish Hare is an award-winning restaurant with two AA Rosettes and was awarded with a Bib Gourmand by the highly respected Michelin guide in 2021. More recently we were placed 13th in the Estrella Damm Top 50 GastroPubs awards, which was a huge climb from #28 in 2020. We are situated in the picturesque Kent village of Bidborough and opened in May 2014 with the Tanner Brothers, James and Chris at the helm. The Tanner brothers have assembled a great professional team focusing on delivering the best of local food and complemented by a specially selected range of superb wines, beers and spirits. You will be assured of a warm welcome in delightful stylish surroundings with wonderful food and service.

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




Opening Hours


Wednesday - Saturday 12:00 - 14:30

Wednesday - Saturday  17:45 - 21:30

Sunday 12:00 - 15:30


Wednesday - Friday 11:00 - 15:00

Saturday 11:00 - 23:00

Sunday 11:00 - 17:00