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Captain Digby

Whiteness Road, Kingsgate CT10 3QH, England
+44 1843 867764
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (41 reviews)
“pie” (8 reviews)
Closes in 7 min
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Whiteness Road, Kingsgate CT10 3QH, England
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41 - 50 of 494 reviews

Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

I got dates wrong when booking online and when we turned up it was very busy. A young lady called holly got my wife & myself a table straight away & really made our anniversary. I would highly recommend the restaurant for the amazing service...More

Thank Jason m
CaptaindigbyInn, Manager at Captain Digby, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

Thank you for your kind review! These things do happen and we always try to accommodate. So pleased to hear you enjoyed your anniversary with us. Look forward to seeing you soon Many thanks

Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful find we got lost but received excellent service from our host waiter Ellison he provided excellent knowledge of menu and local area ,food excellent ,every where lovely and clean would recommend a visit thank for a really lovely afternoon.great views a real...More

Thank Siobhan K
CaptaindigbyInn, Manager at Captain Digby, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Thank you for your review. I am sure Ellison will appreciate your comments too Many thanks

Reviewed 29 April 2018

Very impressed the young waitress/ waiter worked hard great crew, the food was the hottest food that I have ever had in all of the establishments I have visited over the years . Better not say to much about that or elf and his girl...More

Thank Harvy B
CaptaindigbyInn, Manager at Captain Digby, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

So pleased to read your review! And pleased to know you had a great visit and we hope to see you again soon Many thanks

Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Came with family, lovely food, generous sized portions, food was delicious, good soft play facilities for children and impressive views.

Thank daveedwardsmith
CaptaindigbyInn, Manager at Captain Digby, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Great feedback. Thank you for your review Many thanks

Reviewed 23 April 2018

After a lovely few hours at the beach yesterday we had our lunch/dinner at Captain Digby's. Started with a drink outside with a gorgeous view of the beach and Kingsgate Castle. Then we had a lovely meal inside. Me and my boyfriend both had a...More

Thank chelseayoung20
CaptaindigbyInn, Manager at Captain Digby, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Will look forward to seeing when the ‘summer’ eventually makes an appearance ☀️ Thank you for your review

Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Huge menu choice, including gluten free options. Food was lovely and plentiful. The service was excellent. All with a view of the bay!! Wish we lived closer and we would be there every week. Gayler family

Thank samyorkie
CaptaindigbyInn, Manager at Captain Digby, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Thank you for your review. We hope you make a special visit to kingsgate bay again in the future Many thanks

Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

We came across this really friendly family oriented pub whilst out driving and stopped to have dinner and let my grandchildren have a play they thoroughly enjoyed it the indoor play area was really good and safe and they could eat their dinner and then...More

Thank 13vh17
CaptaindigbyInn, Manager at Captain Digby, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2018

Thank you for your review Many thanks

Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

We went along on a Friday early evening, about 5is. We didn’t book and were seated straight away. We had two steaks and two kids meals. The steak was cooked to our liking so really enjoyable and the kids meal deals are great. My only...More

Thank Emma L
CaptaindigbyInn, Manager at Captain Digby, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2018

Thank you for your review. We hope to see you again soon. Many thanks

Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Nice pub with tasty food and varied menu. Attentive friendly staff. Situated on the cliff side in Kingsgate bay, lovely views of the sea. Offers a small soft play area for younger children and activity sheet too. Outdoor playground too. Perfect walking distance from our...More

Thank Michelle H
CaptaindigbyInn, Manager at Captain Digby, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Thanks for the great feedback. Looking forward to seeing you again soon at the Captain Digby Many thanks

Reviewed 6 April 2018

We stopped for lunch here. As it was mid-week it wasn’t too busy, however I can see how busy it might get in summer. I enjoyed the bacon and brie baguette. It was just the right size. They had loads of choice on offer, including...More

Thank HellyWelly93
CaptaindigbyInn, Manager at Captain Digby, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2018

Great review! Thank you Many thanks

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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
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Hergypergy
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
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papakentuk2015
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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 29
Meals
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, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
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
  • E-mail
Description
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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