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  • The Curlew, Bodiam

    A warm, relaxed and sociable slice of rural locally-sourced foodie heaven from a top chef to watch, perfect for large rowdy gatherings of friends and family or date night.

  • The Great House

    Who doesn't love a fully laden cake stand? We tried Afternoon Tea at very handsome pub, The Great House in Hawkhurst. Pass me another macaroon!

  • Kent’s top gastropubs

    Foodies rejoice! 5 of Kent's fabulous pubs made the cut in the national Top 50 Gastropub Awards. Meaning that outside London Kent has the highest number listed - woo-hoo! Book your table now!

  • The Milk House

    This stylish eatery offers mouth-watering roasts and a fab boutique summer festival. Stay in one of its beautiful bedrooms and explore Sissinghurst Castle.

  • The Dove, Dargate

    Muddy checks out this popular country pub that's had a fresh injection of life - with a new team and swish refurb - so what did we think? Napkins at the ready!

  • Review: Houdini’s

    Award-winning Magic Bars where you can experience live magic up close with some of the country’s finest magicians – perfect for date night with a difference or a novel night out with the girls!

  • Macknade Fine Foods

    With a new deck area to eat out in the sunshine and a big birthday bash (you're invited by the way) to celebrate 40 years of delicious fine foods in Faversham this award winning restaurant and deli is well worth a visit...

  • Love gin? Try this!

    Longtooth gin a modern twist on an iconic 60s brand, looks almost too gorgeous to drink, tastes flippin' fabulous, the Master Distiller is a woman.

  • Eat out: Draper’s Arms

    Artisan bakery, coffee house and pub in the heart of medieval Canterbury. It's recently changed hands so in the name of research, Muddy went to try it out...

  • A cocktail, and make it snappy!

    We've collated the best bars across the Muddy counties in which to whet your whistle with your favourite tipple. Ibuprofen at the ready? Then we'll begin!

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