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The Wine Bar

) #2 of 93 Restaurants in Herne Bay ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ British, ,
85 Mortimer Street | Basement Bar, Herne Bay CT6 5PR, England
+44 1227 368388
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  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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British, Grill, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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85 Mortimer Street | Basement Bar, Herne Bay CT6 5PR, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a lovely steak here, it is a small place but has a good atmosphere. people are friendly, Lovely puddings

Thank L9jko
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

12 of us had a gorgeous meal this weekend, everything was delicious. Beautiful fresh fish and prawns, steaks, burgers and huge bowls of pasta. Really friendly and warm service, and attention to detail with lovely little decorative touches and making a fuss of the guest...More

1  Thank iDLECHiLD
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was down in Herne Bay for the weekend and came here on tripadvisor recommendations - could see why, it was amazing! The service was spot on, the food was great, the wine was lush. Couldn't recommend enough for anyone in the area.

Thank amycakesss
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really excellent. Staff very friendly and attentive. The food was excellent. My husband had the lamb rump which was huge. He doesn't eat potatoes but it was no bother for them to cook rice instead. My cod fillet was really tasty. Really good value for...More

Thank Joanne S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely people, I've been here to eat 3 times now and I am always very well looked after. Great atmosphere! Lovely food with lots of choice. Best chips I have ever tasted!!!

Thank holliebragg
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

First day back from Turkey and we decided to extend our holiday in the sun sitting outside The Wine Bar for a couple of drinks and lunch. One street back from the seafront, this is a great location for an early lunch for those like...More

Thank Neil B
Reviewed 11 June 2017

We popped in for a bit of lunch on a Sunday afternoon, menu looked great and as the sun was shining we ordered Tapas outside. The Chicken & Chorizo was lovely, well seasons and melted in the mouth - I can't recommend it enough. We...More

Thank SmilingIsla
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

i came here yesterday with some friends and we absolutely loved it. great welcoming, the food was absolutely delightful. i had rack of lamb and the taste was to die for. i would definitely have it again! the staff were lovely and we were welcomed...More

Thank HMcCarter_1
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We've just returned from having a delicious freshly prepared meal. We called in on the off chance and was warmly greeted. The service was excellent. The menu was explained fully to us and any dietary requirements could be met because the food is all freshly...More

Thank TrishGodson
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Lovely venue, lovely food. Nothing is ever too much to ask for! A brilliant beacon of herne bay!! Menu changes with the season, all reasonable price and a variety of food on offer. There will always be something on the menu you'll want i promise!

Thank Jess L
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Questions & Answers
Ruby R
25 January 2017|
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Response from lisa s | Property representative |
Hi, there is a black board menu, which changes every couple oif months. Normally 2 or 3 steaks choices. Chicken, fish, lamb & more. Couple of veggie dishes too.
Grant F
19 August 2016|
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Response from Tony R | Reviewed this property |
They will do smaller portions of anything on the menu, they are very adaptable
Joanna C
14 May 2016|
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Response from Daviddavid I | Reviewed this property |
Hi Joan u need to contact the Wine Bar -01227368388 directly as we are only customers. Lisa will be there Wed-Sun next week. We think the venue would be fabulous but please be aware there are steps down to the bar.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 27
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 85 Mortimer Street | Basement Bar, Herne Bay CT6 5PR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Herne Bay
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 368388
We are a cosy, friendly basement bar/restaurant. We serve a lunch time menu including a TAPA's menu too. May to October(11.30 to 3pm), and an evening menu (thurs, fri & sat, 7pm to 9pm.Sunday 12pm to 5pm)). We try and use fresh local produce wherever possible. Fresh fish, mature steak and lots more. We are also available for private functions, we can cater for up to 22 sit down, or up to 60 people with hot and cold buffet.
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