Welcome to The Kentish Hare

  Following the government's announcement on Monday 22nd February we are all very excited to reopen in April. We are working on the finer details so please bear with us a little longer, our booking system will be live again shortly.

We are all looking forward to welcoming you back to The Kentish Hare, until then best wishes and stay safe.

Our award-winning restaurant holds two AA Rosettes and was awarded with a Bib Gourmand in 2021. In 2016 we won best newcomer of the year in the Estrella Damm Top 50 Gastro Pubs and in 2020 jumped up the list to number 28. The Kentish Hare is 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.

Currently the largest table available at The Kentish Hare is for six guests.





Opening Hours


Wednesday - Friday 12:00 - 14:30 / 17:45 - 21:30

Sunday 12:00 - 15:30


Wednesday - Saturday 11:00 - 15:30 / 17:00 - 23:00

Sunday 11:00 - 17:00