Medway is home to many fantastic restaurants, cafes, and bistros, and whether you live in Rochester, Gillingham or Strood, you will be spoilt for choice when it comes to eating out. The area is growing in popularity among families, young people, and landlords, and as Medway lettings agents we are seeing more and more people move to our lovely towns. If you are new to the area or just looking for something different from your usual restaurants, check out the 6 best places to eat in Medway.
Located on Rochester High Street, The Quills is a firm favourite among local residents and visitors. The casual, contemporary restaurant serves a delicious menu all day, so you can visit for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. The award-winning spot serves everything from steaks to afternoon teas, all in a beautifully refurbished dining room. When you are looking for property to rent in Medway, you know you’re always close to a good meal at The Quills.
If you are a fan of Greek cuisine, then you will not be disappointed at Ela Kendro. This restaurant is in the centre of the historic town of Gillingham and serves authentic Greek dishes cooked by the in house chef team. Ela Kendro offers takeaway for those in local Medway housing, or dine in options every day of the week. Their menu includes favourites such as Kleftiko, Moussaka and Souvla.
No town is complete without a scrumptious Italian restaurant, and for Rochester, that title is held by Don Vincenzo. This family run Pizzeria has been serving up traditional Italian dishes since 1998, and can be found on Rochester High Street. They serve up daily specials using local, high quality ingredients, as well as their daily menu. Whether you are a fan of pasta, pizza or risotto, there is something to enjoy at Don Vincenzo.
Those who love a good Indian are in for a treat at The Sultan. Located on New Road in Chatham, this restaurant offers both takeaways and dine in. Their chefs use all fresh ingredients which are locally sourced and serve up traditional Indian dishes and innovative new meals to try. Enjoy house specialities such as Karahi Tikka, Monchurian Chicken, or Slow Braised Lamb Salli.
On the outskirts of Rochester is The White Horse, a real hidden gem in the Medway area. This traditional pub serves up meals between Tuesday and Sunday and the menus are regularly updated depending on the season. The White Horse host regular themed evenings which are perfect for trying something new. All of their food is lovingly homemade and can be enjoyed in their cosy dining room.
As estate agents in Strood, we know a thing or two about the nearby restaurants. The Boat House, on the banks of the beautiful River Medway, is a firm favourite among our team, our landlords, and our tenants. In the summer, there is a stunning garden for outdoor dining, and when the weather turns cold, you can enjoy their delicious meals inside.