Alma, Painters Forstal, Faversham

Dining at the Alma Take Away is Available Wednesday, 3rd March, Friday 5th March and Sunday, 7th March

Good, honest pub food makes The Alma one of the best pubs in Faversham for a leisurely lunch or dinner. We have a charming 45-cover restaurant, serving up delicious homemade dishes every day.

Our menu includes the original Sizzling Chicken, cooked on a skillet and brought sizzling to your table, made to the time honoured recipe handed down from Jill and Mervyn Carter and still much loved today. Also included are old favourites such as homemade steak-and-kidney pudding, fish and chips, slow roasted belly of pork and tasty rump steak burgers, Thai curry.  and Lighter bites are available for lunch time. In addition to our sample menus we also have a specials board which changes on a regular basis. 

All our desserts are homemade and include the traditional Kentish favourite gypsy tart, orange pannacotta, bread and butter pudding, homemade steam sponges, profiteroles with warm chocolate sauce and many more.  Our dessert board changes regularly.  Come along to see what we have this week.  If you have a particular favourite let us know when making your booking, we'll make every effort to have it on for your visit.

Current Menu - Sample Only Wednesday, 3 March Takeaway Menu Friday, 5th March Takeaway Menu Sunday, 7th March Takeaway Menu MOTHER'S DAY MENU - SUNDAY, 14TH MARCH

Take Away Menus Available Wednesday, 3rd March, 5th March and Sunday, 7th March


Our takeaway menus are available Wednesdays and Fridays 5.00pm-8.00pm and Sunday 12.00 o'clock - 4.00pm with both collection and delivery available.

These are on a pre-booking basis.  We have the recommended guidelines in place and are taking payment over the 'phone when you place your order to avoid any unnecessary contact.  Please call on 01795 533 835 to place your order or to speak to us to answer any of your queries.  Orders will be taken anytime until 11.00am on the day in question.  

For our Sunday menu we take bookings until 11.00am on Sunday morning.

If you have any food intolerances or allergies, please let us know when you place your order



Special Dietary Requirements

Keen to cater to the needs of all our guests, we offer gluten free bread, rolls and pasta and ice cream as a matter of course. Our menu also includes a number of gluten-free choices for all courses, while further dishes can be adapted to accommodate your dietary requirements. We always have some vegetarian dishes on our menu to suit your needs.

If you have any special dietary requirements or a vegan diet, please contact us and we can create or adapt our menu to suit your specific needs.


We are offering cream teas for Mother's Day this year on a collection or delivery basis on Saturday, 13th March from 1.00pm.  All food will be freshly made on the morning of 13th March and will be boxed and dressed for that beautiful touch for that special mum or lady in your life.  The Cream Tea Box will consist of:

Selection of sandwichesSausage Rolls, Cheese Straws, Scones with Jam and Cream, Selection of Cakes, vienesse whirls, shortbread and flapjacks, Tea - £12.00 per head

Availablity will be limited please place your order in plenty of time to avoid disappointment


Our cream teas are available  to treat your mum or special person on Saturday, 13th March and our Mother's Day Lunch   menu is available on Sunday, 14th.  We are offering our choices for lunch and dessert separately if one course is all that is required.  We are also charging our usual Sunday lunch rate of £10.00 for our Mother's Day lunch.  Sunday is a busy day so please call as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. Tel No: 01795 533 835