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Cafe des Amis

95 St. Dunstans Street, Canterbury CT2 8AD, England
+44 1227 464390
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (191 reviews)
“lamb stew” (29 reviews)
“churros” (29 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 9:30 PMAll hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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95 St. Dunstans Street, Canterbury CT2 8AD, England
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1 - 10 of 1,253 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Every time me and other eat here it’s always top with its customer service and food! The only thing I would say is the nachos don’t come with guacamole so it’s a bit frustrating.

Thank Sophi E
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We have been here a number of times now and each time we have had an excellent meal. Nachos, fajitas all very well cooked. Service was also very good.

Thank Dave C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Have visited here a couple of times now and the food has always been absolutely delicious! All the dishes were full of flavour and so a perfect balance. I ordered the chicken fajitas which came very well presented and was offered top ups for anything...More

Thank ijustlovefoodtbh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cafe des Amis has been our ‘go-to’ restaurant for high quality Mexican food outside of London for a few years, but tonight we left feeling disappointed. The food had the same components as before but somehow it was put together without the same perfect balance....More

1  Thank luke k
Reviewed 1 week ago

I liked the lovely busy, buzzy atmosphere. My husband wasn't so sure - he has hearing aids and what with the chatter AND music playing he couldn't hear me speaking. But the service was ace and so was the food. In this studenty city it's...More

Thank Ferial E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with my family and enjoyed a wonderful meal. All came out together and offered anything you could need.

Thank GaryHopcroft
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My new fav restaurant for lunch or dinner when in Canterbury, always consistently good, great atmosphere because it is always so busy and people come again and again for the quality of the great food. Fajitas are up there with some of the best I...More

Thank Mrs_OzKent
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here many times excellent service, food and wine are superb. Nothing is too much for tbe staff to do for you. Top notch all round

Thank Eric R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been here quite a bit and wanted to try something other than fajitas, burritos or enchiladas. So, I went for duck with Parmesan mash and mole sauce. It was delicious and rich. Just the thing for a cold evening. Staff were great looking after...More

Thank Emily T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner at Cafe Dez late on a Friday night. Excellent atmosphere, always busy and buzzing. The food is fantastic, great variety on the menu for all tastes. Had the duck fajitas which were superb. They also make very nice cocktails! Excellent friendly service.

Thank JSI3
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Questions & Answers
18 December 2016|
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Response from chef29 | Property representative |
Dear Mr Shah, thank you for your enquiry. We do indeed have a range of vegetarian dishes available. If you go to our website you can see the full menu and will also be able to purchase gift vouchers for whatever amount you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 33
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 95 St. Dunstans Street, Canterbury CT2 8AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 464390
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