Hengist, Aylesford

Situated in the historic village of Aylesford, The Hengist is a modern restaurant and bar, a short walk from the river's edge. The 16th Century building stands with original features, offering a perfect balance of elegance, heritage and modernity.

As a village bar and dining rooms the Hengist offers a range of dining options including a casual dining on the ground floor and two more formal dining rooms upstairs.

After Covid-19, we are delighted to be reopening our doors. We can't wait to open our beautiful garden back up to our customers and we really look forward to seeing you. Have a look at our new food and drinks menu for the garden and downstairs restaurant. These are available to view on our Food and Drinks page. We will be offering a full table service (no service from the bar) on a Thursday evening, Friday, Saturday and Sunday all day/night 11am onwards. To reserve a table please call 01622 885800.

latest pub news, offers & events

Opening 4th of July!

Published on 02/07/2020

We are delighted to be opening our doors to you again on the 4th July and we can’t wait to see you all! We will be opening the downstairs restaurant and outside garden areas.
We will open from Thursday lunchtime through to a Sunday evening. The food offering will be more relaxed (a little move…

Live Music from Dan & Kate

Happening on 07/08/2020

A range of acoustic covers with Dan & Kate. This fantastic duo are very popular at The Hengist with their vocals and guitar!
Enjoy a few drinks at the bar or an evening meal whilst the live music takes place from 8pm onwards.

'Alesford' Beer Festival 2020

Happening from 29/08/2020 to 30/08/2020

Aylesford's Second Real Ale Festival is returning on the August Bank Holiday, hosted by The Hengist and The Chequers.

Please watch our social media for more details as they are released.