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The Beach Cafe

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3 Beach Walk, Whitstable CT5 2BP, England
+44 1227 282167
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Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying on the Seaview Site along the coastal walk into Whitstable, which was a good hours walk, we had looked the cafe up online and the reviews looked really good, and we were certainly ready for our breakfast after our walk . Don't be put off by all the scaffolding next door, it really is a lovely friendly... More 

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Berkshire, United Kingdom
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130 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Get beyond the unprepossessing shop front and you find a really cosy, friendly cafe with genunely fresh food and snacks. Tables are generous, fruit juices made up freshly for you and good staples on the menu. I had an excellent fish finger sandwich. Great coffee too.

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Thank gerry p
Whitstable, Kent
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126 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017

By day this is the Beach Cafe serving breakfast and cafe food of good quality. By night, reset the tables, change the lighting and it becomes "Over the Moon" a restaurent where the food is reasonably priced and of excellent quality. Ive eaten here three times, and each time have left stuffed and happy. The same guy-Ben- who cooks your... More 

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Thank gas65
Meopham, United Kingdom
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196 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful breakfast here today. Freshly cooked with good quality ingredients, proper coffee. It was quite this morning but I can imagine it being really busy in the summer months. A nice find !! We will return.

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Thank Peter S
Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

The service was really friendly, food and coffee really good and at reasonable prices. Our dog was also made really welcome with some sausages. He can't wait to go back!

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Thank Sarah C
Whitstable, United Kingdom
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69 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

We had a private NYE party at Over The Moon at The Beach Cafe & it was brilliant! Ben, who runs it, was amazing and very helpful with everything, even our mad decorating requests. The food was incredible, Ben did canapés starters & a buffet (at our request) the tempura prawns delicious, the beef was a perfect medium to medium... More 

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Thank travelbub
Whitstable, England, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

I visited the Beach Cafe today with my daughter for a late breakfast. A great menu choice which is child friendly...I had the regular breakfast and my daughter had a sausage sandwich. The quality of the produce was top knotch and very tasty. Unlike other cafes that cram the tables in, there is plenty of space which gives it a... More 

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Thank Paula W
Whitstable, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

Breakfast here never disappoints! It does get busy at weekends though so be prepared to wait for a table and then wait for the food- but it's worth the wait! Always hot, fresh and not at all greasy- love it there!!

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Thank CathrynE75
Canterbury, United Kingdom
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107 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

As a Whitstable resident always searching for somewhere to have lunch, we have in the past, passed the Beach Cafe but never stopped. Today we decided to stop and what a good decision. Although we only wanted a light lunch, the service was great, the lady serving was very friendly. The food was hot, as was the plate, what a... More 

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Thank Jon L
kent uk
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

We enjoyed a light lunch a very tasty bacon sandwich quality bacon on granary bread home made potatoe turnip and cumin soup unusual recipe but very tasty toasted cheese sandwich plenty of flavour and filling 4 beverages and all for £20 the food was hot freshly prepared and not too long to wait and served by friendly staff added benefit... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Beach Walk, Whitstable CT5 2BP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Whitstable
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 282167

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?