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Alimo Restaurant

Railway Arches Oxford Street | Railway Arches, Whitstable CT5 1DA, England
+44 1227 272725
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“lamb tagine” (35 reviews)
“mini meze” (24 reviews)
“almond tart” (10 reviews)
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Moroccan, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Railway Arches Oxford Street | Railway Arches, Whitstable CT5 1DA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend and I visited whitstable for a two night stay. Alimo was walking distance from our hotel so we decided to go there for dinner. We had a selection of vege starters which were spectacular. The jug of sangria went down well too! Brilliant...More

Thank Joanne B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's a great place under the arches, so handy for station. Lovely food and great staff. Good for vegetarians too.

Thank Magdalen45
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked here as a surprise for my boyfriend's birthday on Wednesday night. They'd put a banner and balloons up which was really lovely! We had the veggie four course Wednesday night special, and wow it was amazing!! Fresh, traditional food, presented beautifully. We had the...More

Thank Lena D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here on a Saturday night and it was superb. The decor was much better than I thought it would be considering it's in the arches beneath a railway line. Very tastily done throughout and more tables than I expected. The food was excellent...More

Thank Hermes0
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked, as had read it can be busy, we arrived reasonably early, but weren’t disappointed in how quickly the restaurant filled and the wonderful atmosphere developed, gorgeous lighting and music aided to the authenticity. The food is delicious, the menu has enough choice covering...More

Thank BexHenry
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

We found this place by chance when visiting The Handsome Sam fab little pub literally across the road from it!! We went for an evening meal and would recommend booking to get a good table. I had the chicken tagine and it was I had...More

Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Visited this restaurant after walking past on the way to the High Street. Lovely authentic decor, great welcoming service, and most importantly great food! Will definitely come again and recommend it to others!

Thank Juli3G
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

We went on a Saturday evening. Staff are friendly and our waiter was very good. Food is average and drinks not cheap. The Pinot Grigio was rough and the Sauvignon just about ok. They charge £6 for a small glass and £7 for large. £4.50...More

Thank 1BLEJ_1
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Well, what a delight. A simple menu delivered in a friendly way with humour and a genuine care. Nice to chat with the owners as well. Recommend for a night out.

Thank Simon_herts82
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

This is a a great find for us. It’s an Arabic good restaurant that’s under a train track just outside town. The decor is traditional and has a great area for large groups on long sofas and a traditional restaurant. The staff are genuine, friendly...More

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24 September 2018|
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Response from Julie T | Reviewed this property |
So sorry, I couldn’t tell you, but give them a call, they are really friendly and will be able to answer any of your questions.
1 September 2017|
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Response from Lorraine P | Reviewed this property |
as of tonight they dont
15 March 2015|
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Response from chrispkelly | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but I can't help. But a quick call to them or any email and they will tell you 01227 272725 Chris
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 12
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Railway Arches Oxford Street | Railway Arches, Whitstable CT5 1DA, England (Formerly Whistlestop Restaurant)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Whitstable
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 272725
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