Wharf, Crossways, Dartford, Shepherd Neame
Wharf, Crossways, Dartford, Shepherd Neame
Wharf, Crossways, Dartford, Shepherd Neame, chef cooking with flames

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A dining destination

A waterside dining destination in Dartford, The Wharf serves up fine food and drink with a side of stunning views.

Wharf, Crossways, Dartford, Shepherd Neame
Wharf, Crossways, Dartford, Shepherd Neame
Shepherd Neame food dish
Wharf, Crossways, Dartford, Shepherd Neame
Wharf, Crossways, Dartford, Shepherd Neame

Relax by the lake

Situated on pretty Cotton Lake, The Wharf is a destination in itself. Perfect for a relaxed bite to eat after a busy day shopping at the nearby Bluewater complex. Relax and unwind overlooking the water from our terrace and large garden.

An extensive range of beer and cider is available on draught and in bottle, along with a choice selection of premium wines and spirits, and cocktails.

Please note that dogs are not allowed in the restaurant area, but your four-legged friends are more than welcome in the bar area and outside.

Birthday clubBirthday club
Dog friendlyDog friendly
Function roomFunction room
Outdoor areaOutdoor area
Wharf, Crossways, Dartford, Shepherd Neame, chef preparing food

Locally sourced

All dishes on our menu are cooked from scratch, with locally sourced ingredients wherever possible in our Dartford restaurant. We work with a hand-picked network of farmers, fishermen, and food producers throughout Kent and the Southeast to ensure only the best, sustainable fresh ingredients are used in our dishes.

As a renowned pub near Bluewater, we are the perfect pit-stop with fine food and drink that everyone is sure to love all year round. 

The Wharf, Crossways, Shepherd Neame


Book our private function room with stunning lakeside balcony!
Room hire £100.
Can seat 32 people or there's room for 50 standing.

Please see buffet menu below and get in touch to enquire!

We look forward to welcoming you soon.


Most enjoyable lunch

Celebrated Anniversary lunch with 3 starters to share between us. Prawns, chicken and Squid which was absolutely delicious and ample...


Lovely meal

Really friendly and lovely staff ,dog friendly, the food was great in lovely atmosphere, really enjoyed my floater coffee.


Excellent staff, food quality and overall ambience!

I’ve seen the negative reviews but did not experience anything like that! On Saturday 14th May, I was staying at the nearby Travelodge...

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