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Kathton House

₹₹₹₹European, British,
6 High Street, Sturry, Canterbury CT2 0BD, England
+44 1227 719999
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sorbet” (34 reviews)
“tempura” (9 reviews)
“venison” (20 reviews)
Closes in 24 min
12:00 PM - 2:00 PMAll hours
European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
6 High Street, Sturry, Canterbury CT2 0BD, England
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1 - 10 of 597 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife an I were invited to Kathton House for dinner , having eaten in many michelin stared restaurants this experience was very comparable, unobtrusive service, well chosen wines and good cooking . I selected smoked trout and venison ,beautifully presented and cooked to follow...More

Thank ginaneilevans
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I suspect from the popularity of this restaurant that they do not need another review proclaiming just how good their food is. It was indeed very special and worth booking long in advance for. 6 of us ate here last night and every course was...More

1  Thank whittaks
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such a wonderful experience here with my boyfriend for my 25th birthday. The food was amazing and full of flavour, without being overpowering. Portion size was perfect too! The staff were so friendly and went above and beyond to make us feel comfortable and welcome....More

Thank ameeatkins
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were taken to this restaurant for lunch by friends. It was our first visit and were really impressed. It is a cosy place with lovely decor and the tables were dressed beautifully. We chose a two course lunch for £23.50. The food was incredibly...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Decor and atmosphere themed to the 1940s. Great cream teas and nice stop in Herne Bay for refreshments. The menu selection has a good array of breaks fast and lunchtime choices. Would recommend to those passing by.

Thank deborahw2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stylish and elegant without being stuffy. Additional touches which show the standard. The amuse bouche was a beautifully smoked duck salad. The pastry in haddock tart starter and the honey and walnut dessert was wonderfully flaky and really complimented the dishes. The rack of lamb...More

Thank Plattypuss52
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always a great pleasure to eat at Kathton House. They know exactly what they are doing, and both the food and the attentive and sympathetic, but not obtrusive service are top-notch.

Thank Charles D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The occasion was a belated wedding anniversary dinner hosted by my wife's parents. This is their favourite restaurant. Now mine because it is such a love discreetly positioned restaurant in amongst a suburban street. The food was delicious. I had goats cheese on caramelised onions...More

Thank cfos118
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Fine dining is a term very loosely applied at times so it was interesting to read such an abundance of praise for this restaurant on trip advisor. We had a significant anniversary to celebrate, so here seemed the ideal place to have a celebratory lunch....More

Thank pelicanproductions
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Came here with my boyfriend last weekend and had the most perfect evening. Food was impeccable and the service was excellent, we were served by a young man I had not seen work here before but he is a great addition to the team! Looking...More

Thank jcobb2017
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Questions & Answers
26 October 2016|
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Response from Graham825 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but I don't think it's the sort of place to take dogs.
30 August 2016|
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Response from IzzieTurner | Reviewed this property |
I believe so. There's 2 ways of getting in and all one level including the toilet so can't see why not.
8 September 2015|
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Response from Graham B | Reviewed this property |
We ate at the restaurant yesterday evening (8 September) and wore smart casual clothes. The rest of the diners were similarly dressed.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 High Street, Sturry, Canterbury CT2 0BD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury  >  Sturry
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 719999
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