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No1 restaurant in the Dartford area 

4 Time winner at The Great British pub awards

2017 voted one of the top 6 pub gardens in the UK at The Great British Pub awards



Look at our events page for forthcoming attractions at the pub
Autumn menu now available to view on the restaurant page as well as Christmas 2017.

Please ignore Christmas 2016 ( sorry for the confusion but we are in the process of getting our website updated )

Please note we have a separate vegetarian, vegan and gluten free menu to view.

Click on this link and turn up the music to view a drone presentation of our garden June 2017



Check out the images in our photo gallery.

Click on this link and turn up the music to view a drone presentation of our garden June 2017


Welcome to The Fighting Cocks in Horton Kirby

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Our friendly, Independent multi award winning family pub and restaurant is situated in the beautiful village of Horton Kirby in Kent.

Our fully licensed conservatory restaurant is situated at the back of the pub with views of the garden area and river.

The Fighting Cocks also has a large beer garden where you can enjoy your food and drink by the river, we also have a play area, where your children can play in safety. ( Please note , in order to maintain a pleasant enviroment for all of our patrons, we do not allow Gentleman in sleeveless or vest tops in our pub or garden, Thank you )

Chris, Vanessa, Steve and the team at the Fighting Cocks family pub and restaurant in Horton Kirby, look forward to welcoming you.

The Fighting Cocks Pub and Restaurant
The Street
Horton Kirby

Tel: 01322 862299




Restaurant reservations

Our Riverside conservatory restaurant is extremely popular, so you are advised to reserve your table to avoid disappointment.

Click here to use our online reservation system  (for tables 9 and under) or call 01322 862299 

Opening Times


Mon                 11.30am - 8.30pm
Tues - Thurs         11.30am - 11.00pm
Fri                   11.30am - 11.30pm
Saturday             11.30am - 11.30pm
Sunday               12.00noon - 8.30pm

Riverside Restaurant

Monday 12-3pm (closed evening)
Tuesday 12-3pm and 6-9pm
Wednesday 12-3pm and 6-9pm
Thursday 12-3pm and 6-9pm
Friday 12-3pm and 6-9pm
Saturday 12-4pm and 6 pm-9pm
Sunday 12-5.00pm (closed evening)