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The Beach Cafe

3 Beach Walk, Whitstable CT5 2BP, England
+44 1227 282167
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (8 reviews)
“turnover” (2 reviews)
“quality bacon” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
3 Beach Walk, Whitstable CT5 2BP, England
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Enjoyed a delicious full English breakfast with my family today - fresh, local ingredients and a lovely chorizo hash special. The staff were really welcoming and made us feel at home. Will definitely be back!

Thank LondonPamela78
Reviewed 6 February 2018

We had a lovely lunch here. Good coffee and lovely fresh sandwiches. This is a cafe, without pretensions to be anything else. And that's fine. However it is one of those places that just smacks of, not quite meanness, but over-control. Why charge a few...More

Thank 301lisa33
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

Ended up having to park and wait for hour waiting for relatives. Walked Billy along sea front this gave me an appetite so me and dog popped in The Beach Cafe to have a bit of breakfast, I ordered 2 fried eggs beans toast and...More

Thank SMB169
Reviewed 15 January 2018

I can only vouch for the breakfast but it’s top notch with quality ingredients and unlike the more expensive so called trendier establishments down the town your tea is included, with free refills. Get there early at the weekends it gets busy and rightly so.

Thank Spadetownboy
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Another great meal at the beach cafe. Lovely food. Lovely staff. What's not to like. Arguably the best breakfast in whitstable. !

Thank elenorrigby1
Reviewed 12 December 2017

Popped in for breakfast after a walk with the dog, well beaved dogs on a lead allowed in, very tasty, well presented and reasonably priced.

Thank Lorraine E
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Popped in for breakfast during our working day. Best breakfast in town, friendly service and fair prices. 100% recommend!

Thank TomHungry08
Reviewed 24 November 2017

I had breakfast here this week and what I liked about it, apart from the great food, is that everything is piping hot served on a warmed plate plus the best cappuccino I've had in ages. If your visiting Whitstable I strongly recommend you search...More

Thank rogere300
Reviewed 2 November 2017

I often cycle into Whitstable and have a Bacon sandwich and a cup of tea, at the Forge, as it was chilly I decided to have a full English indoors, I decided on the Big Breakfast with extra 50p Black Pudding. At £9 there may...More

Thank davelanders2017
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Been in twice in the last month for breakfast and lunch. Enjoyed mushrooms on toast - yummy. Also had a lovely lunch Too with family. Love catching up with the locals and chatting to the fab owners, who offer wisdom and sanity in a crazy...More

Thank Emily T
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10 November 2017|
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Response from SMB169 | Reviewed this property |
They have a good selection but to be sure phone ahead.
1 July 2017|
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Response from Samnjack0 | Reviewed this property |
No I don't think it sells alcohol, sorry
8 May 2016|
Response from sue473 | Reviewed this property |
When we went couple of months ago 2pm was on the door but they still served till about 2.30 Breakfast is an all day thing if wanted
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
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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