The Leather Bottle, 54-56 The Street, Cobham, Gravesend, DA12 3BZ

Welcome to The Leather Bottle Cobham, a pub known to many as Charles Dickens' Favourite Ale House in Cobham.

Built in 1629 and featured in “The Pickwick Papers”


Today our 17th century building gives a relaxed modern atmosphere. We pride ourselves in offering freshly prepared and locally sourced dishes and change our menu seasonally.




We have a beautiful private Cocktail & Tapas lounge serving freshly prepared cocktails that are made from scratch by our lovely team and a wide range of tasty Tapas dishes. 
We also have one of the most stunning and biggest gardens around with an outside bar, covered marquees and occasional BBQ’s, visit our “What's On” page to find out when we have our next big event.


Feel free to download our menus from the site and peruse the meals you can enjoy when you visit, including our (*) Gluten Free meals.


We look forward to seeing you very soon


Keri & TLB Team



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What's On

Quiz Night
28 Feb - 28 Feb Wed - Wed
Quiz Night 8 PM - 11 PMAll Day

Our brilliant monthly Charity Quiz Nights are back for 2024! Please make sure you book in advance by calling 01474 814327 as the tables for this will go fast! πŸ“ž Β£5 per player to enter, maximum team size 6 All proceeds go to the incredible life saving KSS Air Ambulance as always πŸš‘πŸš‘πŸšπŸšπŸ’·πŸ’· The brain teasing fun kicks off at 8pm so if you fancy grabbing a delicious meal from our freshly prepared seasonal menu beforehand please arrive in plenty of time πŸ½οΈπŸΈπŸ·πŸΊπŸšπŸš‘πŸ’·πŸΎπŸ₯‚

Mothers Day
10 Mar - 10 Mar Sun - Sun
Mothers Day 12 PM - 6 PMAll Day

Mother’s Day πŸŒ·πŸ’žπŸŒ·πŸ’žπŸŒ·πŸ’žπŸŒ·πŸ’žπŸŒ·BOOKINGS NOW OPEN Spoil Mum just as she deserves with a deliciously decadent meal from our EXCLUSIVE Mother's Day Menu 2 Courses Β£29.95 3 Courses Β£38.95 πŸŒ·πŸ’žπŸŒ·πŸ’žπŸŒ·πŸ’žπŸŒ·πŸ’žπŸŒ·πŸ’žπŸŒ·πŸ’žπŸŒ· Two sittings are available, Midday & 3.30pm so call us now on 01474 814327 to book Β£10 per head deposit required to secure all reservations We will be treating each lovely Mummy to a lil gift from us here at The Leather Bottle to make her day extra special, so don't let yours miss out! πŸŒ·πŸ’žπŸŒ·πŸ’žπŸŒ·πŸ’žπŸŒ·πŸ’žπŸŒ·πŸ’žπŸŒ·πŸ’žπŸŒ·

Jane Snow
30 Mar - 30 Mar Sat - Sat
Jane Snow 3 PM - 5 PMAll Day

We are delighted to welcome the utterly fabulous Jayne Snow to The Leather Bottle πŸŽΆπŸŽ€πŸ™ŒπŸ½ Jayne’s gorgeous soulful voice will have you captivated from the start, this is an afternoon of live music not to be missed! We will be serving delicious dishes from our freshly prepared seasonal menu, along with our tasty ales, fine wines and superb cocktails to get the party started 🍽️🍷🍺🍹🍸 So put on your best dancing shoes and come on down to celebrate the bank holiday weekend in style πŸΉπŸ™ŒπŸ½πŸ’ƒπŸ»πŸΈπŸ½οΈπŸΊπŸŽΆπŸ·πŸŽ€πŸ‘ŸπŸŽ‰πŸŽΈπŸ•ΊπŸ»πŸŽ§

Laura Chandler
26 Apr - 26 Apr Fri - Fri
Laura Chandler 7:45 PM - 10:45 PMAll Day

We are super excited to welcome the fabulous Laura Chandler to the Leather Bottle πŸŽ€πŸŽΌπŸ™ŒπŸ½ Laura’s stunning vocal talents are sure to have you mesmerised and singing along from the start, so please don’t miss out on what promises to be a fantastic evening of live music 🎢 🎀🎼😍 We will be serving up delicious dishes from our freshly prepared seasonal menu, plus our great ales, fine wines and tasty cocktails to get the party started so call now on 01474 814327 to get your table booked! πŸŽ‰πŸ½οΈπŸ·πŸΊπŸ₯‚πŸΈπŸΉπŸŽ€πŸŽΆπŸ’ƒπŸ»πŸ•ΊπŸ»

Owen Donovan
04 May - 04 May Sat - Sat
Owen Donovan 2:30 PM - 5:30 PMAll Day

Back by popular demand following last year’s wonderful gig! We are delighted to welcome Owen for another afternoon of brilliant live music 🎢 🎀🎸 Owen’s distinctive husky voice and gorgeous guitar skills are sure to have you mesmerised so don’t miss this one! πŸ’ƒπŸ»πŸ•ΊπŸ»πŸŽΈπŸŽ‰πŸŽΆ We will be serving up delicious dishes from our freshly prepared seasonal menu, along with our great ales, fine wines and amazing selection of cocktails to get the party started! πŸ½οΈπŸΊπŸ·πŸΈπŸΉπŸŽ‰πŸ’ƒπŸ»πŸ•ΊπŸ»πŸŽΈπŸŽ€

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Opening hours

Mon - Tue: 12:00 - 21:00
Wed: 12:00 - 22:00
Thu: 12:00 - 23:00
Fri: 12:00 - 23:01
Sat: 12:00 - 23:00
Sun: 12:00 - 20:00

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The Leather Bottle, 54-56 The Street, Cobham, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 3BZ

Food serving hours

Mon - Tue: 12:00 - 20:00
Wed - Sat: 12:00 - 21:00
Sun: 12:00 - 18:00