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



Find Us

What's On

Quiz night
26 Oct - 26 Oct Wed - Wed
Quiz night 8 PM - 11 PMAll Day

All proceeds go to the incredible Kent, Surrey & Sussex Air Ambulance, saving time and saving lives every day πŸš‘πŸš‘πŸš‘πŸšπŸšπŸš Tables for this go fast so please make sure you have yours booked on 01474 814327 πŸ“ž If you wish to enjoy a delicious freshly prepared meal from our seasonal menu please sure you arrive in plenty of time, the brain teasing fun kicks off at 8pm β°πŸ½πŸ”πŸ₯©πŸ₯—πŸ· Maximum team size 6, new teams always welcome so join us and let’s raise as much as we possibly can for this important cause πŸ’·

Halloween Scarefest 22
29 Oct - 29 Oct Sat - Sat
Halloween Scarefest 22 5 PM - 11 PMAll Day

This is going to be an epic occasionπŸ˜³πŸ˜±πŸ‘» Great fun for all the family with kids activities, DJ Mister D, Cursed Cocktails, Hog Roast and our delightfully spooky Pub decked out with plenty of scares πŸŽ‰πŸ’ƒπŸ»πŸ•ΊπŸ»πŸ«£πŸ‘ΉπŸ€‘πŸ‘»β˜ οΈπŸŽƒπŸΉπŸΈπŸ·πŸ½πŸŽ§πŸŽΌβš‘οΈ Make sure you’re there to meet our devilishly creepy characters…. and whatever you do…. don’t look behind you 🫣😜

Our Menu

Opening hours

Mon - Tue: 12:00 - 21:00
Wed: 12:00 - 22:00
Thu - 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