Egg Hill Road
The Bowl situated high above Charing on top of the North Downs in a Area Of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) was originally built as a farmhouse in 1512 and then in 1606 it became a brewhouse. It has had a long and varied history the present licensees arrived in 2014 and have developed the Bowl to offer good quality accommodation and excellent home-made food in a relaxed country pub environment.
This 16th Century free house is situated on top of the North Downs in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB). The Bowl Inn is now under new ownership and the owners are putting their stamp on this charming country Inn. So come and enjoy our newly refurbished bar and warm yourself by the open fire.
Sample our tried and tested menu bursting with traditional country pub classics. We strive to use locally sourced ingredients of the highest quality so whats not to love! Indulge on succulent steaks classic pies home cooked ham and a lovely roast dinner on a Sunday afternoon. Food is served Monday to Thursday 12-3pm & 6-9pm Fridays & Saturdays 12-9pm Sundays 12-5pm.
For those not content to just relax there is no shortage of walks where you can take in some of the breath taking views across the Downs. If you want to explore further afield we are also close to Canterbury Dover Faversham Hythe and many more of Kent's beautiful towns. Added to this is an extensive rural garden and south facing front sun terrace we also have a 2.5 acre paddock which is available to hire for private events! As the home of one of Kent's most popular Beer Festivals four top condition Real Ales are always available.
Sample some of Kent's award winning local real ales from breweries such as Hopdaemon Old Dairy Gadds Whitstable Brewery Wantsum and more. We offer a wide range of Lagers Wines and Spirits.
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Charing area.
Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Charing, St Peter and St Paul - 1.4 miles (Historic Church)
Charing Palace - 2.1 miles (Historic Building)
Lenham, St Mary's Church - 3.1 miles (Historic Church)
Doddington Place Gardens - 3.7 miles (Garden)
Belmont House - 4 miles (Historic House)
Pluckley, St Nicholas - 4.1 miles (Historic Church)
Kingsdown, St Catherine's Church - 4.7 miles (Historic Church)
Godinton House and Gardens - 5.2 miles (Historic House)
Bredgar & Wormshill Light Railway - 6.4 miles (Family Attraction)
Faversham Stone Chapel - 6.6 miles (Historic Building)
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