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Closing times may vary by restaurant. Please speak to a member of our team at your local restaurant for the most up to date timings. At selected restaurants, our last food orders are at 9pm and last drinks orders are at 10pm (On Sunday it is 9pm). Please reserve your table online to avoid disappointment.

Beefeater Malta Inn


Sandling restaurant details

Allington Lock

Sandling, Nr Maidstone


ME14 3AS

Opening times

Mon-Sat 11.30am - 11pm

Sun 12pm - 10.30pm


Outdoor dining

Live sport shown here

Breakfast serving times

Mon-Fri 6:30am - 10:30am

Sat-Sun 7am - 11am 

The menus



Come down to your local Beefeater for some serious lunchtime savings and choose from 8 mains under £8 each! We’ve got Beer-battered Fish & Chips, Smothered Chicken Melt, Steak, Egg & Chips, and our Classic Plant Burger. You can even add on a starter or dessert from as little as £3.29. With fresh grill flavours, there's something for everyone at Beefeater.

Get a taste of feel-good food, feel-good prices and supersized savings at Beefeater. Available Monday - Friday 12-5pm.



From eggs cooked just the way you like them, to premium sausages and back bacon rashers, hash browns and black pudding, you can build your breakfast to your taste. Not forgetting our delicious continental options, and Kids eat free breakfast too!




Experience the excitement of live sport and catch all the action on TNT Sports with live Premier League matches, UEFA Champions League, UEFA Europa League, and UEFA Europa Conference League games. Get together and get fired up, our screens are perfect for sports lovers who want to kick back and watch the match, we've got live sport showing all season. 

We'll be broadcasting all the live action at your nearby Beefeater, so you won't miss a moment of the excitement. Don't miss out, reserve your spot now and be part of the live action.



Enjoy fantastic food in our garden with a range of great dishes including steaks, grills and tasty puds. Our kids menu is full of favourites your kids will love. We offer a full range of drinks to complement your meal - choose from crisp beers and ciders to great gins and plenty more. Relax and let us serve up the perfect meal in our garden.

The Malta Inn Beefeater restaurant in Kent

Our team
Come and join us at the Malta Inn Beefeater for tasty meals in Maidstone right next to the River Medway. Thanks to our scenic location, our laid-back restaurant is ideal when you’re looking for great places to eat in Maidstone. Plus, from group bookings in Sandling to fun family meals, our friendly Beefeater team are passionate about serving up delicious dishes and service with a smile, whatever the occasion.

Our location
You’ll love the location of the Malta Inn Beefeater when you’re looking for family restaurants in Maidstone, whether you fancy taking the kids to the Kent Life museum next door or sitting next to the River Medway and watching the world go by. We’ve been serving up great-value meals near top Kent attractions for years, too, so we know a thing or two about the area if you need any tips at dinnertime!

Why we love Maidstone
Thanks to its exciting mix of historic landmarks and family attractions, it’s easy to see why days out in Maidstone are so popular all year round. Whether you fancy visiting Leeds Castle, taking a stroll around Mote Park or enjoying a relaxing river boat cruise, our Maidstone Beefeater restaurant is close to all the best things to do in Kent. 

Frequently asked questions

Wondering what to order when you’re dining out in Maidstone? For steak-lovers, our chefs recommend our mouth-watering Mixed Grill or our Truffle Steak Burger – two of the most popular meals on our Beefeater menu. Don’t forget to leave enough room for sweet treats like our Triple Chocolate Brownie, too!

Looking for great-value Sunday roasts in Maidstone? Look no further than the Malta Inn, where our Beefeater team will be serving up our best-ever roast from 12pm every Sunday. Fill up your plate with delicious cuts of turkey, gammon and beef with plenty of roast potatoes, Yorkshire puddings and more on the side. Plus, kids can enjoy their own tasty Sunday lunches in Maidstone too for just £4.99!

Get your days out in Kent off to a great start with us at the Malta Inn Beefeater. We’ll be serving up tasty, all-you-can-eat breakfasts in Maidstone every morning, so you and the family can tuck into Premium Sausages, Back Bacon Rashers, eggs cooked your way, and more. Plus, ordering our Premier Inn Breakfast means you can help yourself to our continental selection, too, including fresh croissants and muffins, fruit and cereals, and more. What’s not to love? 

We’re the perfect place to visit when you’re looking for family friendly restaurants in Maidstone. From Mac ‘N’ Cheese to Veggie Burger and Chips, there’s plenty of delicious and nutritious Beefeater kids’ meals to satisfy even the fussiest little eaters. Plus, up to two under-16s eat breakfast for free when one adult orders a full Premier Inn Breakfast or Meal Deal. 

We might not have a play area at the Malta Inn Beefeater, but with top Maidstone attractions like the Kent Owl Academy and Kent Life just next door to us, we’re in a perfect spot if you’re looking for things to do with the kids in Maidstone at mealtimes. 

Whether you fancy treating the kids to mid-week meals or splashing out for a special occasion, we welcome all kinds of group bookings at the Malta Inn Beefeater. Book a table online for 12 or less or call our friendly team on 01622 717 251 to find out more about our group bookings in Maidstone.  

If you’re looking for restaurants in Maidstone with outdoor dining, you’ll love visiting us at the Malta Inn. Tuck into great-value family meals in Sandling while soaking up the great outdoors next to the River Medway.