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Ballards Restaurant & Bar at the Royal Albion Hotel

) #41 of 100 Restaurants in Broadstairs ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British, Gluten Free Options
6-12 Albion Street, Broadstairs CT10 1AN, England
+44 1843 868071
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible11%
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12:00 - 21:30All hours
Bar, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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6-12 Albion Street, Broadstairs CT10 1AN, England
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Reviews (295)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just had a really poor experience this morning Took partner for a lovely breakfast Arrived at 08:30 left at 08:50 still hadn't been served in queue People pushed in, dirty cups on trays being served coffees coming back as not acceptable to a paying customers...More

1  Thank strandy63
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch here with a group of friends. When the food came out, the waitress informed us that there was no fish and chips left, so the member of our group had to order again, meaning her food came after we had all eaten....More

Thank Ruth C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The drinks are pricey and the tables are full of empty plates and glasses all day They are under staffed always

Thank Tom P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had dinner here recently the staff are friendly and the food is decent. It is not table service, you go to the bar and order. The food is lovely the rack of lamb that I had come with yummy gravy. Try to get a seat...More

Thank Kaywaiting
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The location of this restaurant & hotel is stunning however the food isn't ! We ordered scampi & chips and Cod & chips - which arrived fairly quickly, however the salad was wilted, limp and well past it's sell by date - the chips burnt...More

Thank mazashford
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We often visit here for breakfasts and we love it. Its great value. It is always busy but thats because it has a lovely atmosphere and in a great location. Every time we have visited the staff have been friendly and the food has been...More

Thank sam r
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Recently stopped of here for a spot of lunch and have to say I'm glad we did.Staff we're very friendly and the food was excellent , would defiantly recommend and visit again.If the sun is out the garden is a great place to eat .

Thank barrygoldswain
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

An impressive exterior with magnificent views of the sea and beach from the rear outdoor seating terraces. Tomato and lentil soup was delicious. Self serve Cold water freely available on the bar which was an added bonus

Thank brwneyedlady
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Went with my partner & his sister lunch time, we had a widow seat, with great views across the beach to the harbour, everywhere had been refurbished to a high standard, but still retained a comfortable environment, everywhere was spotlessly clean,& the food was served...More

Thank mimi12396
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We did not stay at the hotel but visited for lunch. It is in a lovely setting overlooking the harbour and has a nice outdoor area. As the sun was shining we found a sheltered table outside. First challenge was playing hunt the menu which...More

Thank Ellied100
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Can you tell me whether you offer any vegan options and if so give examples, and let me know what precautions you take to avoid cross contamination with meat products. Many thanks.
5 December 2016|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from Alison G | Reviewed this property |
sorry no idea. best bet is to phone them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 11:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6-12 Albion Street, Broadstairs CT10 1AN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Isle of Thanet  >  Broadstairs
  • Phone Number: +44 1843 868071
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