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55 St. Peters Street, Canterbury CT1 2BE, England
+44 1227 462194
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
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“steak” (48 reviews)
“sea bass” (19 reviews)
“pate” (13 reviews)
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11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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55 St. Peters Street, Canterbury CT1 2BE, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Ordered 5 meals from the a la carte menu so the offer of a free bottle of wine for every two main courses on specific dates meant we got 2 bottles of wine. A good deal. Accommodating staff who found us a table and brought...More

1  Thank Glynis98
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Met with a friend who travelled from Poland. We ate an early evening meal. We both had salad which was very tasty. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Nice atmosphere

1  Thank An K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went with friends Saturday for dinner. Service was very slow. Food disappointing. Pate looked off. Small portion looked like an eyebrow and grey. Staff wouldn’t change it. We paid up and left before chancing the main course. Customers around us were moaning about waiting and...More

1  Thank JULIE G
Reviewed 13 April 2018

Service here was reasonable although after order was taken and ten minutes later told one main was not available, one of the starters small (mussels) appeared over cooked as mussels in the shells were in pieces. Other starter was ok as were the mains but...More

1  Thank Kensington76
Reviewed 12 April 2018

Very nice small restaurant I was there with my son today delicious dishes served very quickly I recommend :-

1  Thank Lidka Ratajczak R
Reviewed 10 April 2018

This is a quaint old building in the middle of Canterbury. Service was quick and friendly. The food was ok though not wonderful but it was very good value. If you are looking for a cheap lunch served quickly, you could do worse. Be warned...More

1  Thank maggiegregory
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

What a lovely little restaurant this is, popped in for lunch today with my son and we both had the garlic mushrooms for starters followed by the sirloin steak which was cooked to our liking and severed by a friendly waiter, not sure if he...More

1  Thank Glenn W
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Visited here for set lunch menu and had pre-booked. Sadly they overlooked our starters and after being reminded went to bring main courses first! Food eventually arrived in right order after a considerable wait. Such a shame as food of good quality but the staff...More

1  Thank 013monkey
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

The food was very expertly presented and tasted fantastic, both mine and my partners. My only gripe was the small room which it was set in, making us seem very close to the waiting staff with little privacy. Other than that, very nice.

1  Thank TenBinker
Reviewed 30 March 2018

By chance we dashed out of the rain into Marlowes ! 3 book club companions ! Lovely smiling welcome and shown to a table by the window....cosy,comfortable and very busy. Next visit we will book Iadvise you to do the same. Huge choice of both...More

1  Thank Annie G
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1 December 2016|
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Response from David C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry we haven't been for a while
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8 August 2016|
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Response from Alan R | Reviewed this property |
I really don't know, we went with friends and it was just ok nothing outstanding
18 September 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 St. Peters Street, Canterbury CT1 2BE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 462194
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