If you fancy a helping of culture and history alongside a superb meal, quality local ale and a warm welcome, then King George V in Gillingham is the perfect choice. Located in the heart of Medway, the pub’s charming en-suite double rooms provide a homely base from which you can easily explore the surrounding area. This uniquely authentic pub dates back to the 18th century and has been welcoming patrons ever since. The pub’s maritime decor reflects the history of the area – think traditional wood panelling and walls adorned by old naval plaques, harking back to times gone by.
This CAMRA-recommended establishment prides itself on its fantastic selection of local and Continental beer. Alongside a range of real ale and lager from the local area, the bar boasts around 30 unique Belgian beers – an exciting prospect for beer-lovers – and knowledgeable staff are always on hand to advise. They also stock a great range of spirits, including 20 malt whiskies, 17 gins and a dozen varieties of rum. The pub’s home-cooked food is hearty and tasty in equal measure. The menu offers classic British options to please all, such as locally sourced fish and chips, and the pub’s famed Sunday roast with all the trimmings. Keep an eye out for frequent live music events and even the occasional beer festival.