We’re open and cannot wait to see you!

We are so happy that now we are now fully open and can finally get back to helping you create some great memories!

Located in a peaceful parcel of West Farleigh, The Tickled Trout is a cosy, rustic and welcoming, idyllic English inn with six boutique bedrooms.

Our chefs have been busy curating a fabulous sunshine menu for you to enjoy, with some great weekly promotions to showcase the best of what we have to offer! Undoubtedly the perfect spot for a family lunch or a catch up with friends. Sit back, enjoy a glass of Balfour bubbles and let us take care of you.

Tables will be available on a first come, first served basis in our garden area, but are bookable for inside dining. Our bedrooms are also available to book directly for those looking for the perfect English staycation!

The Balfour Hospitality Team x

What's on & Offers

Fish Fridays

Enjoy a weekly changing menu from £30 per person, including 2 courses and a glass of wine

Wine Wednesdays

Enjoy a Kentish Cheese & Charcuterie Plate for 2 and a bottle of Balfour still wine every Wednesday

T-Bone Thursdays

£29 per person, 10oz T-Bone Steak, your choice of 2 sides and sauce, with a 250ml carafe of House wine

While you're here

Leeds Castle

Discover 900 years of history and explore 500 acres of beautiful parkland and gardens at Leeds Castle in Kent. The whole family will enjoy the maze and grotto, thrilling falconry displays, punting on the moat, adventure playgrounds and more!

The Hop Farm

The Hop Farm is Kent's most iconic and historic landmark. Featuring the world's largest collection of Victorian oast houses, it was a major supplier of hops to London breweries in the 19th and 20th centuries.

Teapot Island

Teapot Island is a family run business that was established in Yalding in April 2003, housing the biggest collection of Teapots in England! With over 7600 teapots on display in our exhibition that is open to the public for a small charge.

Mote Adventure Park

Welcome to Maidstone’s brand new Mote Park Outdoor Adventure - bringing the ultimate day-out destination for family and friends, with action for all ages. Not forgetting our onsite Adventure Café for when you need a breather from all the fun.

Kent Life

The 28-acre site that constitutes Kent Life has evolved through the years from the historic Sandling Farm, an area that formed part of the wider Allington Castle estate in the mid 16th century – stretching some 461 acres – and was owned by Thomas Wyatt.

Port Lympne

Journey to South America, Asia, and Africa on our authentic safari park and see some incredible animals along the way. Get up-close with life size prehistoric creatures in the Dinosaur Forest and wander our pathways to discover where the wild things are.

We are part of a collection fabulous pubs throughout the region, all proudly serving Balfour wines and Jake’s beers and ciders. We are passionate about offering locally sourced menus, a great atmosphere and inviting boutique bedrooms. To see our sister properties, click on their logo below.