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Requested be closed with reason - Other: Closed according to Whab?ub and now in use as a café.

The Golding Hop, Sevenoaks

Sheet Hill
Postal town: Sevenoaks
TN15 0PT
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Tris C left this review about The Golding Hop

I came here once with my ex-girlfriend around the mid-'90s.
It seemed like a good, traditional pub in an idyllic village but seems recently to have been converted into a tearoom.

On 29th July 2019 - no rating submitted
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Just a quick pint, then I'm off left this review about The Golding Hop

More-or-less unchanged for as long as I can remember; hidden away on a narrow country lane in a very attractive part of rural Kent. The pub itself is a picture, comprising of what looks like three buildings of different ages. The cosy bar is in the lowest, central part, with another room in the larger (house) section which contains a bar billiards table. There is also a small raised area at the other end of the bar. Four real ales are served direct from the barrel, keenly priced at between £2.30 and £2.60 (depending on ABV), plus 'House Rough' and three other ciders. (NB - This place has an unusual approach to customer service so you are best advised to look at the notices behind the bar to find out what beers are on, with the ciders being listed on a separate chalk board.) There are three benches on the tiny front patio, but it has a large beer garden (with childrens play area) on the opposite side of the lane. Overall, a bit idiosyncratic, but a real treasure in its own way and thus well worth seeking out.

On 9th July 2010 - rating: 9
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john mcgraw left this review about The Golding Hop

This pub is in a true idyllic country and sells beers straight from the cask.The only thing that spoils it is the uninterested person who was behind the bar who only said "up there" when asked what real ale was on.Shame.Other than that a nice little pub.

On 7th September 2009 - rating: 6
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Pub location see interactive map of local area
Map location corrected by Jonathan Wilde
Borough Green & Wrotham, 2.03 miles, 39 min walk (show)
Kemsing, 3.52 miles, 1 hr 8 min walk (show)
Bat & Ball, 5.2 miles, 1 hr 40 min walk (show)
Latest updates View all updates for The Golding Hop, Plaxtol
29th Jul 2019, 21:02
Request to mark pub as closed by Tris C approved
29th Jul 2019, 20:08
Review submitted by Tris C

Pub Details

Pub details supplied by members of this site to the best of their knowledge. Please check with pub directly before making a special trip.

  • Bar Billiards : Yes last updated 09 July 2010 by David McNally
  • Beer Garden : Yes last updated 07 July 2015 by Tris C
  • Car Park : Yes last updated 07 July 2015 by Tris C
  • Real Ale : Yes last updated 07 September 2009 by moby duck
Opening Hours
Monday9am - 9:05am
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