The Rose Inn Ashford

Welcome to The Rose Inn, Kennington, Ashford

A much-loved former coaching inn, tastefully updated

Welcome to The Rose Inn - a comfortable, friendly and stylish pub that’s served the Kennington community for 150 years. An old coaching inn, it was once the watering hole for horse-drovers travelling between Faversham and Ashford - and it’s still the place to find refreshment and relaxation just off the M20.

Recently refurbished, The Rose Inn is a smart but down-to-earth local, with two public bars and a cosy separate restaurant. Beautifully fresh beers come courtesy of Faversham’s Shepherd Neame brewery just a few miles away, while great-value homemade food is served up in famously ample portions.

The Rose Inn has four TVs showingSky Sports and BT Sport, making it one of the best pubs in the Ashford area to watch the latest live action. There are also regular pub quizzes, karaoke and live music.

Dine with us...

A selection of homemade pub classics and bar snacks are available here every lunchtime and evening from Monday to Saturday.

Choose from fresh sandwiches, traditional fish and chips, burgers, jacket potatoes and more, and don’t forget to book for Sunday lunch.

The restaurant is also available for private functions. So if you’re looking for a private-hire venue near Ashford for wedding receptions, wakes and parties of all kinds, get in touch today to see what The Rose Inn has to offer. 

Food is served from: 12 to 3pm, 5pm to 9pm, Monday to Saturday; 12 to 4pm, Sunday

What our customers have said on TripAdvisor

I gave the pub a second chance after the facelift and upgrade of parking and entrance. The roast was simply super all our guests enjoyed their meals. So pleased we will call in again good atmosphere too

beverli r

Me, my other half, his mother and our 11mo daughter visited for a Sunday roast and were not disappointed. Very nice food, fair prices and extremely friendly. We felt very welcome which is rare in a pub with a baby! Will be going again!!

Lauren D

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Opening times

  • Mon - Thu

    12:00 - 00:00

  • Fri - Sat

    11:00 - 01:00

  • Sun

    11:00 - 00:00

How to find us

Rose Inn

Faversham Road,
Kennington,
Ashford, Kent
TN24 9AJ

01233 623871

Get directions

The Rose Inn pub in Kennington lies on the A251, just two miles outside of Ashford. It’s also conveniently close to Junction 9 of the M20.

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