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Chapman's Seafood Bar & Brasserie

89-90 St. Dunstans Street, Canterbury CT2 8AD, England
+44 1227 780749
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (106 reviews)
“mussels” (86 reviews)
“dover sole” (28 reviews)
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89-90 St. Dunstans Street, Canterbury CT2 8AD, England
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1 - 10 of 705 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had an excellent dinner here for a very reasonable price. We had scallops and prawns thermidor plus crab and avocado salad for starters, then seabass, fresh from the market, with steamed vegetable (19 £). The wine was also reasonably priced. There is a menu...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for dinner with friends. Super restaurant with a great choice of seafood. Very busy and considering this the service was excellent. Our waitress worked as hard as I have ever seen a waitress work! I had the halibut with lobster sauce which was great....More

Thank Rodkoi
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in Canterbury for a short break, decided to come here for dinner on Thursday evening and were not disappointed. The menu is varied and supplemented by Catch of the Day and Pasta of the Day options and there is a good selection of...More

Thank Wendy8558
Reviewed 1 week ago

Birthday treat here, was greeted with a smile and accommodated even though we were early. Service is quick and food was nothing short of superb. We ordered from the set menu for lunch which was 2 courses for £12 or 3 for £15, we ordered...More

Thank Pete78_10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed an evening at Chapmans, where we had the halibut tbone with lobster sauce and the cod filet of the day. Both dishes were very good. The place also had many good childrens options, and the possibility of having most adult meals in childrens sizes....More

Thank manse2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What more could great one ask for ,great food Amy and Ariana smiling faces ,serving , that's what a restaurant needs and at a reasonable price for lunch with a varied menu .

Thank Anthony R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I managed to bag a Groupon voucher for 2 to have a seafood platter for £13 (half price). My friend and I spent a lovely lunchtime there today grazing the beautiful selection of fish and shellfish set out before us. Excellent food plus great service...More

Thank minty2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic restaurant with fantastic seafood. We had mussels, squid & prawns to start - delicious & fresh. For mains we had halibut with lobster sauce, mussels & fish pie- all were the best we had ever eaten. We accompanied that with a couple of bottles...More

Thank Insulin38
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A regular favourite of ours. Great service, excellent quality seafood and good selection of options all reasonably priced. Hard to beat.

Thank Carrie J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very enjoyable meal at Chapmans. Service and quality of a high standard. Not overly fussy and fancy surroundings but the food was the best fish that I have had for a while. Would definitely recommend this to anyone.

Thank Debbie W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 53
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 89-90 St. Dunstans Street, Canterbury CT2 8AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 780749
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Nestled in the picturesque area of St Dunstans, Chapman's Seafood Bar & Brasserie offers a fresh, honest selection of the region's finest catches. Optimising freshness and sustainability, Chapman's is the only restaurant owned by the fish wholesalers. In the bright, crisp dining room filled with whitewashed surfaces and solid beams, favourite delicacies include lobster, crab, mussels and oysters. One of the few independent restaurants in Canterbury.
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