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Captain Digby

Whiteness Road, Kingsgate CT10 3QH, England
+44 1843 867764
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible11%
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Whiteness Road, Kingsgate CT10 3QH, England
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Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Just been to captain digbys for lunch and had a lovely experience mainly because the young man dark hair and glasses was so friendly and helpful nothing was to much gos to show good customer service gos a long way will definitely be going back...More

Thank maggie t
Reviewed 24 July 2017

This was our second time here and this time we had our baby with us. The food is pretty good and the staff were absolutely lovely, one lady in particular (possibly the manager) was so sweet about making sure we were settled with our party....More

Thank sarahmac21
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Walked from Broadstairs to have Sunday roast after a long wait ( because only one till for food ) ordered meals .When they came they looked very nice but when we tried to eat the meat well we gave up half way through upon being...More

Thank Offleymac
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

I cannot stress enough how beautiful the setting is at this wonderful pub restaurant. Spectacular cliff top views of the beach and hearing the sea. Sea views can be enjoyed outside or inside in the restaurant. The menu was great- something for everyone from light...More

Thank sarahsuv
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Visited on a hot Sunday and was lucky to get a seat outside as this place is very popular on a Sunday. Food is average and slightly overpriced for what it is but the food is edible and better standard than some other pubs on...More

Thank gasa15
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Menu not that amazing but nicely presented and average priced. Great views if eating outside. Very busy though. Don't think dogs are allowed inside but have about 15 benches outside with water bowls.

1  Thank Mellie C
Reviewed 7 July 2017

took parents here for lunch. good food great location over looking bay lovely waitress would return sunny day ample seating outside good selection of beer

Thank colin l
Reviewed 1 July 2017

The staff were a delight and the food was tasty. The menu seemed a little limited, but the food ordered was very well presented well cooked. Very welcoming waiting staff helped us to our table and went out of their way to thank us for...More

Thank FlyingNun100
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Food was very good , service was excellent , good table with sea view. Easy parking, restaurant clean and tidy.

Thank MJSnobes
Reviewed 25 June 2017

We had lovely day on Joss Bay the visited Captain Digby for a meal. Very helpful Squeezed us even though we hadn't booked. Great food. Huge portions. Excellent free indoor play area . Good parking. £60 for 3 adults and one child 2 courses soft...More

Thank murrayphysio
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Emma E F
27 May 2016|
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Response from rainycake21 | Reviewed this property |
Totally agree with the other responses, I've only ever experienced good service at the Digby and we've eaten there many times as the kids love the play area. Even when another customer got drunk and verbally abused other... More
21 February 2016|
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Response from Richard C | Reviewed this property |
The 'Digby' is very much a family pub and is popular for hosting parties, particularly children's.I was there recently and noticed what a popular draw the play area was for some children whilst their parents enjoyed... More
10 July 2015|
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Response from John W | Reviewed this property |
Hi I'm not sure whether dogs are allowed inside but they supply water bowls outside and we have seen dogs waiting for tasty morsels to fall from the wooden tables! John
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 31
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Whiteness Road, Kingsgate CT10 3QH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Isle of Thanet  >  Kingsgate
  • Phone Number: +44 1843 867764
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With a unique childrens outdoor and indoor play area close to the bar serving varied meals and portion sizes. Our restaurant is separate and raised from our bar area with our ever so popular restaurant cliff top view. A friendly, family pub and restaurant with spectacular views close to the beach. Providing fresh home cooked food and local real ale.Catering for all ages all year round serving food from 12pm till 9/9.30pm 7 days a week.
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