The Cricketers is a friendly village pub which boasts the best beer garden in the Town. Traditional bar games and snacks are available as well as a great range of well kept beers. Don't forger our fantastic Function Room for hire!

The Cricketers is a friendly village pub catering for all ages, situated in the village of River, located opposite the Crabble cricket and rugby pitches, and home of Dover Athletic football club.
The Cricketers has been an important focal point for the community for over 100 years. With one of the largest gardens in the area, our family facilities include a children's play area and swings, with bouncy castle

We also offer a fabulous recently refurbished Function room for hire where you can host any occasion from Weddings to Wakes, Christenings to Birthdays.

Room Hire From only £20 per hour (minimum 4 hours)
Disco and Dj from only £120 (4 hours)
Buffets available from £195 for 30 people

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  • UYL members
  • Beer garden
  • Cocktail bar
  • Dogs allowed
  • Family friendly
  • Food
  • Function room
  • Outside area
  • Real ale
  • Smoking area
  • WiFi free
  • Comedy
  • Dart board
  • Live music
  • Pool table
  • Quiz nights
  • Big screen
  • Cricket
  • Football
  • Rugby
  • Terrestrial TV
  • BII