What's On at The Duke

Keep up to date with all that's going on at The Duke, featuring great live music from the best local musicians and bands, to weekly and monthly food and drink evenings.

4 Feb 2023 - 18 Mar 2023 (All fixtures!)

2023 Guinness Six Nations

We're showing every Guinness Six Nations tournament fixture on our heated, covered terrace at The Duke this year. Join us from half an hour before kickoff to get a pint, order some snacks & settle in!
14 Feb 2023

Valentine's Day at The Duke

Celebrate Valentine's Day with your loved one – dine with us and sample some of our Valentine's Day sharing specials from the kitchen, then why not enjoy an overnight stay in one of our rooms to make your experience complete?
Don't wait – book to avoid disappointment!
Every last Tuesday - monthly

Quiz Night

Starting at 7:30pm. £2 per player, with half of the proceeds donated to the Pilgrims Hospice.
Max of 6 per team
Call to book or book online noting Quiz Night
Every 1st Sunday - monthly

Music Night

Live music from different artists every week - check out our social pages for information on who is performing.
Live music from 5:30pm
Book your table now


Do you know someone who has never been to one of our venues? Through January and February, any first time diners that book with us will receive a 20% off voucher to use on their next visit.
T's & C's apply. Vouchers will be issued following the guest's visit, valid for 12 months. Only one voucher can be issued per booking name during the promotional period.
Quote '2023 Voucher Promo' when booking online or over the phone to redeem offer.
£45 for 2 people

Wednesday is Steak Night

Looking for a bit of midweek indulgence? Then join us for Steak night at any of our pubs.
Includes your choice of steak from our weekly changing cuts, sides and a bottle of house wine, all for £45.00 for two people.
£15.50 per person

Thursday Mussels Night

Mussels served with Fries & your choice of either – ‘Duke’ Style - Cider & Bacon, Marinere - White Wine & Garlic, or Thai Yellow Curry.
From £169 per couple

Midweek Retreat Room Offer

Get away from it all with a relaxing overnight stay at The Duke.
Includes a nights stay (Monday-Thursday) for up to two people in a double room, 3 course meal and cooked breakfast the following morning.
Book your room online, we're looking forward to seeing you!


A quintessentially English pub in the idyllic village of Ickham, near Canterbury. The Duke is opposite a truly stunning Church and is the perfect venue for your Wedding Reception.

The Terrace & garden

Our beautiful south facing terrace and garden can be hired for any of our Summer Garden Party Menus, complete with its own outside bar and booth seating.

Terrace Capacity: 80 seated
Garden Capacity: 32 seated

The olive tree

Our stunning central table in the middle of the terrace, centred around an Olive Tree This table can be reserved for outside dining and drinking for up to 20 people, weather dependent.

Capacity: 20 seated

The Conservatory

Bright and airy with lovely views out over the pub garden and the farming fields beyond, this is a great space for afternoon tea or one of our feast menus for up to 20 people.

Private use of The Conservatory and Terrace will be priced on a minimum spend basis dependent on the day of the week and time of year.

Capacity: 20 seated / 40 standing

The Den

A cosy room set away from the hustle and bustle of the main bar and the perfect spot for a large table booking of up to 30 people.

Capacity: 30 seated / 40 standing

Want to book The Duke William for an event?

Why not speak to us about booking one of our private hire rooms or tables? We’re always happy to help with recommendations and menus, just follow the link below to make an enquiry.


Our sister sites also offer great private hire spaces!
The Radnor Arms, The Five Bells Inn and The Woolpack Inn are equally as equipped to make your event special. Download our Brochure to find out more on what they can offer.

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Friends Of The Duke William

Live locally to The Duke? Pop in and grab one of our Friends Of discount cards, giving you 15% off food and drink at certain times through the week.

Already got a card? Don’t forget to put it to good use this year!

New applications open from Monday 9th January 2023. Enquire directly for more information. All we require is proof of address and your contact details.

Book a Table

Plan your visit to The Duke William by reserving a table.
To reserve a table please call 01227 721308, or use the form below to book online.

Find Us

The Duke William, The Street, Ickham, Canterbury, Kent, CT3 1QP

Get in Touch

01227 721 308