A family run and owned Freehouse, with a fantastic enclosed rear garden, and stunning rural views in the heart of the Weald of Kent.

The Star Pub, 30 High Street,
 TN17 4LN
01580 241369


"There are others, but only ONE Star in the Weald"

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You can find us on the high street of the A28. The Star is the perfect retreat in the daytime, with a lovely relaxing atmosphere, coupled with the stunning interior full of warmth and character. During the week, the evenings are friendly and inviting and an ideal place to dine out. Pouring Local Real Ales, serving fresh home made food – “just like Mum’s”

Just a short drive (3 miles) from Tenterden, located on the A28 towards Hastings, The Star is at the heart of Rolvenden.

We are a family focused, community driven Pub, with a warm friendly atmosphere.  Blazing log fires in Winter and lovely views of the local countryside from our patio garden.

As a freehouse we aim to champion Real Ale, and were the 1st pub to feature a barrell of the award winning Old Dairy Red Top

We have four Real Ales on offer every week, with new micro brewery Guest Ales featured.  We are supported by CAMRA.

Our daily specials offer an excellent variety of dishes for lunch or evening dining.

Our Ultimate Meat Feast “Ralphy Burger” is renowned in the area – can you pass the challenge and finish it ?

Traditional Sunday Roasts are served from 12.00 noon to 4.00pm.  Our food is freshly prepared and home cooked with all locally sourced meats supplied by Huntleys of Tenterden.



A Trio of Korkers Porkers (sausages) - £8.50

Served with Mash, Onions & Yve's Gravy (Available gluten free)

A Duo of Korkers Porkers (sausages) - £8.50

Served with Chips, Double Free Range Eggs & Heinz Beans. (Available gluten free).

Huntley's Lamb's Liver & Smoked Bacon - £8.00

Served with Mash, Cabbage, Onions & Yve's Gravy.

Farmhouse Ham, Double Free Range Eggs & Chips - £8.00

All Locally Sourced and All Delicious.

Hunters chicken - £8.50

Served With chips & Mixed Salad.

Huntley's Horseshoe gammon Steak - £8.50

Served With Chips, Free Range Egg & Grilled Pineapple.

Hand Beer Battered Cod (Old Dairy) - £8.50

Served With Chips & Peas.

Wholetail Scampi - £8.50

Served With Chips & Peas.

Home Made Quiche's - £7.50

Choose from Bacon and Onion or the Veggie Option, All served with Chips and Mixed Salad.


All homemade, served in a floured bap with lettuce & sliced tomato and topped with fried onions served with fries and salad. All burgers except the veggie burger are gluten free and can be served in a gluten free roll.

6oz Steak Burger - £7.50

A Delicious 6oz Steak Mince Burger.

Grizzly Bear Burger - £8.50

6oz Steak Burger, Smoked Bacon, Melted Stilton.

Buffalo Bill Burger - £9.00

6oz Steak Burger, Hot Peppers, Melted Cheddar.

Forhorn Leghorn - £8.00

Chicken Fillet, Smoked Bacon, Monterey Jack & BBQ Relish.

Veggie Burger - £8.00

Veggie Pattie, Grilled Halloumi & Spicy Tomato relish.

Ralphy Ultimate Meat Feast - £10.95

PROCEED WITH CAUTION ! 6oz Steak Burger, Chicken Fillet, Smoked Bacon, Monterey Jack Cheese and a Cascade of Onion rings.


Cooked to your liking and served with chips, onion rings & peas or alternatively a jacket potato.

Huntley’s Forge Farm Rump Steak £14.50

Locally sourced succulent rump steak.

Huntley’s Forge Farm Silroin Steak £16.50

Locally sourced Juicy Sirloin steak, cooked to your liking.

The Star's Surf & Turf - £16.50

Rump Steak and Wholetail Scampi.

The Star's Mixed grill - £19.50

Rump and Gammon Steaks, Lamb Chops, a Duo of Korkers Porkers, & a Fried Egg.


Choose from Beef, Lamb Pork or Chicken

All the Trimmings - £9.50

All served with a Yorkshire Pudding choose from Rare Roast Beef, Roast Chicken with Sage & Onion Stuffing, Roast Pork with Sage & Onion Stuffing & Crackling or Roast Lamb.

(All subject to availability:check with a member of staff for choices)

Go Carvery with Two Meats, an extra Yorkshire Pudding and more Roast Potatoes for £11.50
Children’s Roast Dinner £4.50
Chef’s Soup of the Day served with Crusty Slice £4.95

Delicious home made soup of the day.

Prawn Cocktail £4.95

Retro classic, Greenland prawns in marie rose sauce on top of a classic salad.

Filo Prawns, s/w Chilli Jam & Mixed Leaf Salad £5.50
Smoked Mackerel Salad £6.50

Mixed Salad, topped with Hastings Smoked Mackerel drizzled with Horseradish Dressing, served with Brown Bread & Butter.

Grilled Halloumi Stack £6.50

Warm Pitta, Mixed Leaves, griddled Halloumi with a dollop of Homemade Houmous.

Loaded Nacho’s £5.50

Topped with Cheese, Salsa & Sour Cream.

The Star Sharing Platter £11.50 - suits two

Chef’s selection of Chicken Fillet Goujons & Battered Chunks, Wholetail Scampi & Filo Prawns s/w Dips.

Add Onion Rings or Garlic Bread for an extra £2.00 OR both for £3.00
Chips / Mixed Salad / Garlic Bread / Onion Rings / Grilled Mushrooms - £2.50
Crunchy Coleslaw - £2.00
Cheesy Chips - £3.50
Served With Either Chips or Mixed Salad - £5.00

Egg Mayo
Mature Cheddar & Tomato
Farmhouse Ham & Mustard
Prawn Mayo & Lettuce
Tuna Mayo & Cucumber
Fish Fingers & Tartare Sauce

Served With Either Chips or Mixed Salad - £6.50

Grilled Chicken, Mayo & Lettuce
Steak & Wholegrain Mustard
Bacon, Lettuce & Tomato
Sausages & Fried Onions
Mature Cheddar & Farmhouse Chutney
Grilled Halloumi & Roasted Peppers

Served With Salad and Crunchy Coleslaw - £6.50

Mature Cheddar Cheese
Cheddar & Heinz Beans
Cheddar & Bacon
Tuna Mayo
Prawns Marie Rose
Chilli con Carne

Served With Salad and Crunchy Coleslaw - £6.50

Choose from Mature Cheddar, Blue Cheese, or Farmhouse Ham. All with Mixed Salad, Chutney, Coleslaw & Pickles, and Crusty Slice

Jam Sponge Pudding - £4.50

An Old Classic with Sweet Jam and Soft Sponge.

Golden Syrup Pudding - £4.50 (Gluten Free Available).

Delicious Golden Syrup with Decadent Soft Sponge.

Spotted Dick Sponge Pudding - £4.50

The Old Classic !

Classic Lemon Meringue Pie - £4.50

Zesty Lemon with a Beautiful Base.

Warm Chocolate Fudge Cake - £4.50

Simply Irresistable !

Banana Split- £4.50

Always a Favourite !

Trio of Ice Cream - £3.50

Choose from Cool Vanilla, Sweet Strawberry, Luxury Chocolate or Mint Choc Chip and add a drizzle of Butterscotch, Chocolate, or Strawberry Sauce)

Served from 12.00 noon week days and 9.00am Saturday & Sunday
Set 1 - £4.50

Double Bacon, Egg, Korkers Sausage and Heinz Beans.

Set 2 - £5.50

Double Bacon, Egg, Korkers Sausage, Bubble & Squeak and Heinz Beans.

Set 3 - £5.50

Double Bacon, Egg & Chips.

Set 4 - £6.95

Double Bacon, Eggs, Korkers Sausages, Hash Browns, Mushrooms, Grilled Tomatoes, and Heinz Beans.

Set 5 - £8.50

Double Bacon, Eggs, Korkers Sausages, Hash Browns, Mushrooms, Grilled Tomatoes, Heinz Beans, Black Pudding and Chips.

Double Egg on Toast

Fried, Poached or Scrambled - £3.50
Double Bacon & Eggs on Toast - £4.50
Heinz Beans on Toast - £3.50

Breakfast Extras

Chips - £1.50
Black Pudding  - £1.50
Mushrooms  - £1.50
Bubble & Squeak  - £1.50
Tomatoes  - £1.00
Heinz Beans  - £1.00

Two Courses suitable for under 11 years old - £4.50

All Served with Chips or Mash & Peas or Heinz Beans.

All Meals Below for the Little Stars (mains)

Battered Chicken Chunks (100% chicken breast)
Southern Fried Chicken Strips (100% chicken breast)
Kocktail Korkers Porkers
Cod Fillet Fish Fingers
Breaded Scampi
Farmhouse Ham & Egg
Cheese & Tomato Pizza

All Ice Creams Below for the Little Stars (desserts)

Vanilla, Strawberry, Chocolate or Mint Choc Chip Topped with Strawberry, Chocolate or Butterscotch Sauce.
OR Two Homemade Shortbread Biscuits.
OR Fresh Fruit – Apple or Banana.

(Feel Free to Ask a Member of Staff For a Little Stars Activity Sheet)

If you are vegetarian, gluten free or celiac and you cannot find anything to suit, please ask a member of staff so that they can ask the Chef to help you.

Many of our dishes can be prepared Gluten Free. Allergy information available on request. Our food is freshly made on the premises once you order, so when busy please allow time for us to prepare and cook.



"Great food, great welcome, fantastic beers and a lovely open fire. Lots of laughter within the pub, made to feel very welcome "

"Lovely pub, good food, friendly staff"


"Lovely village pub. Food is good, reasonably priced and the weekend breakfasts are great. Family friendly, welcoming atmosphere! Staff very accommodating and friendly."


"Inviting from the moment you walk through the door"


"The owners are there to ensure your best experience whether just a drink or a full meal. Lovely small pub atmosphere with a lovely garden to the rear overlooking fields "


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