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Beefeater Malta Inn

Enjoy great food and drinks in our newly refreshed beer garden this Summer

Sandling restaurant details

Allington Lock

Sandling, Nr Maidstone


ME14 3AS

Opening times

Mon-Sat 11.30am - 11pm

Sun 12pm - 10.30pm


Outdoor dining

Breakfast serving times

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

Sat-Sun 7am - 11am 

The menus


Savour the flavours of the grill this summer in the Malta Inn's BRAND NEW garden. We've got your spot waiting for you!



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!




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? 

Ordering our Premier Inn Breakfast lets you enjoy unlimited drinks in the mornings, too – another great reason to visit the Malta Inn Beefeater when you’re searching for places to eat breakfast in Maidstone. Sit back, relax and let our friendly team make you feel right at home as they serve up unlimited drinks including coffee, tea in a variety of flavours, and fruit juices. 

Our Premier Inn Breakfast prices start from just £9.50 for all your cooked favourites, plus our continental selection. We’ll be serving up all you can eat breakfasts in Maidstone from 6:30am till 10:30am Monday to Friday, and 7am till 11am on Saturdays and Sundays.

The safety and wellbeing of our guests and teams is always our number one priority, which is why we introduced the Generous Serving of Safety promise across our restaurants to make sure you can sit back, relax and enjoy dining out in Maidstone. Find out more about how our Beefeater restaurants are keeping you safe.

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.