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Major pub garden refurb sees seating boost from 50 to 280

Major pub garden refurb sees seating boost from 50 to 280

The impressive lockdown redevelopment of a large pub garden boasting a tented cover is going down a treat with diners and drinkers.

Busy, bustling and full of banter

Busy, bustling and full of banter

Looking for a pub garden with a little bit of everything? Secret Drinker found just the place.

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The best places in Kent to get a full English breakfast

The best places in Kent to get a full English breakfast

We asked readers for recommendations for the best places to get a full English breakfast. Here are the most popular - but which one gets your vote?

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A tapas terrace for alfresco dining

A tapas terrace for alfresco dining

A 300-acre estate with a hotel, guest rooms and events accommodation has now branched out further with an outside tapas terrace.

A new contender for best pub garden in Kent?

A new contender for best pub garden in Kent?

We asked for your recommendations for the best spots for outdoor drinkers and diners – and here's some of the best picks.

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It's great to be back at the pub - but £11 for a glass of wine, REALLY!

It's great to be back at the pub - but £11 for a glass of wine, REALLY!

Secret Drinker, our undercover pub spy, heads to two pub gardens to buy his first round since lockdown

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Deliveroo launches in village

Deliveroo launches in village

Deliveroo has announced the start of its delivery services in a Kent village.

Moment brazen thief steals tips days after restaurant's opening

Moment brazen thief steals tips days after restaurant's opening

A new restaurant which opened just this week has released CCTV footage after it fell victim to a cash theft.

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A breath of fresh air for pub gardens

A breath of fresh air for pub gardens

It's not just well-established boozers ready to reopen - some brand new pubs and fledgling ventures are also preparing. We take a look at some.

New dive bar opens in town centre

New dive bar opens in town centre

A new dive bar serving burgers, chips and beer is preparing to open this week in a town centre.

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Huge demand as pub backed by Razor opens

Huge demand as pub backed by Razor opens

A pub is doing a roaring trade after being saved from the threat of demolition by a group of enthusiasts – including footballer Neil ‘Razor’ Ruddock.

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German Doner Kebab to open new store this month

German Doner Kebab to open new store this month

Popular chain German Doner Kebab has confirmed it is opening a new Kent branch this month - creating 25 jobs.

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Fans split over Colin's cake fate

Fans split over Colin's cake fate

If you thought Brexit was a divisive topic, just wait until you see what Marks and Spencer have done to Colin the Caterpillar.

Is this the best fish and chip shop in Kent?

Is this the best fish and chip shop in Kent?

We asked readers for recommendations for chippies that batter the opposition. Here are the most popular in Kent - but which one gets your vote?

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Monopoly-inspired pub crawl celebrates town's best boozers

Monopoly-inspired pub crawl celebrates town's best boozers

The County Town's inns and alehouses are being celebrated by a new website influenced by the iconic board game Monopoly.

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Village pub saved

Village pub saved

A much-loved village pub has been saved more than a year after closing down.

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'Unique' bar to open in high street

'Unique' bar to open in high street

A unique bar is set to open in the vault of an old high street bank.

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High street Costa on market but staff 'totally unaware'

High street Costa on market but staff 'totally unaware'

A long-standing Costa cafe in a busy high street looks set to close down after being put up on the market.

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Pub to reopen with a tongue twister of a name

Pub to reopen with a tongue twister of a name

A pub will reopen next month after a renovation, and comes with a new name connected to its history which could prove challenging.

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Opinions split over Eat Out to Help Out

Opinions split over Eat Out to Help Out

Readers have given their views as to whether the Chancellor's discounts for dining out scheme should be brought back to help the economy.

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