The Hungry Guest Café (West Malling)

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British
  • 65 High Street, West Malling, Kent ME19 6NA
  • 01732 870766
  • £10 - £20 VISA MASTER CARD
Opening Hours
Monday 09:00 - 17:30
Tuesday & Wednesday 09:00 - 16:30
Thursday - Saturday 09:00 - 21:00
Sunday 09:00 - 15:30
Child Friendly
Child Friendly
Vegetarian
Vegetarian
Wheelchair Access
Wheelchair Access

Situated on the site of the former Mackenzie’s café - the building was transformed thanks to the painstaking work of the team of architects, specialist restorers and contractors. It proved very challenging, not least because parts of the building are 11th century and listed. Much of the work was carried out by hand to avoid the risk of damage from machinery. The Hungry Guest café features an open plan kitchen so that you can see the team of chefs at work and guests are able to enjoy the surroundings from a choice of seating arrangements, including family friendly booths and comfy chesterfield couches on the first floor.

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Customer Reviews

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by Jane Marr on 17 Nov 2018

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We were a party of 5 and the food was fabulous. A really lovely setting for a Friday evening meal. It was a bit quiet but that did mean I could hear everyone speak.

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by Ruth on 14 Oct 2018

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Lovely atmosphere, delicious food and friendly staff. Disappointed that Pecan pie is on the menu but each time I eat here it is never available.

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by GFS on 02 Oct 2018

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Regular customers who are never disappointed with the quality of food on offer.

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by Ruth on 01 Sep 2018

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Beautiful food and friendly service. Booking to go back again in October.

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by Sue on 24 Aug 2018

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First time visit for dinner. Not too noisy, which is a rare find in restaurants these days, had a cosy feel. Tasty food came out of the kitchen and we all had something different, starters and mains. My only comment would be that they add ciders to their drinks menu.