Hampton Inn, Hampton-on-Sea, Herne Bay
Hampton Inn, Hampton-on-Sea, Herne Bay
Hampton Inn, Hampton-on-Sea, Herne Bay
Hampton Inn, Hampton-on-Sea, Herne Bay

Welcome to the Hampton Inn, Herne Bay

Hampton-on-Sea's only remaining building, the Hampton Inn is a tale of survival, stunning views and superb food…

We are delighted to announce that the Hampton Inn will be taking part in the "Eat Out to Help Out" scheme. This means the Government will pay 50% (up to £10 per person) of your bill on food and non alcoholic drinks every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Therefore, thoroughout August, We'll be serving food 12-2.30pm and 6-9pm every weekday, including Monday evenings. So why not book a table now!!

Our menus are availalbe to view in the Menu Section.


Many a pub can claim to be the ‘heart of the village’, but The Hampton Inn near Herne Bay is the village. It’s the only remaining building in Hampton-on-Sea - a coastal Kent community that was engulfed by the sea and abandoned at the turn of the 20th century.

For solitude and sea views, not many pubs in the UK can beat this place. With no neighbouring properties, there are uninterrupted views over the ocean on three sides of the pub, and a near-360 degree vantage point from which to savour spectacular sunsets.

It’s not just the unique views that bring people to The Hampton Inn though. A warm, bright and welcoming pub, thanks to a recent refurbishment, this place also enjoys a great reputation for food and drink - with locally caught seafood something of a speciality, and local ales from Shepherd Neame available on tap.

There’s a large garden, and a number of benches strategically placed at the front of the pub - because there’s not much better than sitting with a perfect pint, and watching the world go by.

Hampton Inn, Hampton-on-Sea, Herne Bay

Dining at the Hampton Inn

With a prime spot right on the coast, it’s no surprise that The Hampton Inn serves up some superb locally caught seafood - with whitebait, mussels and sea-bass all on the menu alongside classic beer-battered cod and chips.  There are plenty more traditional favourites to choose from too, including steaks and grills and vegetarian options.  If it’s just liquid refreshment you’re seeking, you can enjoy distinctive Kentish ales from Britain’s oldest brewer Shepherd Neame, along with a range of excellent lagers and wine.

PIE NIGHT -  Every Monday (3rd - 31st August)

CURRY NIGHT - Every Tuesday (3rd - 31st August)

STEAK NIGHT - Every Wednesday (3rd - 31st August)




Lunchtime Menu Evening Menu Small Appetites

Food Service

Monday        12 Noon to 2.30pm       6.00pm to 9.00pm  (Aug Only)

Tuesday       12 Noon to 2.30pm       6.00pm to 9.00pm

Wednesday  12 Noon to 2.30pm      6.00pm to 9.00pm

Thursday      12 Noon to 2.30pm     6.00pm to 9.00pm

Friday            12 Noon to 2.30pm     6.00pm to 9.00pm

Saturday        12 Noon to 5.00pm    6.00pm to 9.00pm

Sunday           12 Noon to 4.00pm    No Evening Service

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    The Hampton Inn is all that remains of the former fishing village of Hampton-on-Sea