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The Smugglers Bar and Restaurant

The Smugglers High Street, St Margaret's at Cliffe, Dover CT15 6AU, England
+44 1304 853404
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
4 days ago
“Fathers day”
6 days ago
“Great Food, Service not as good as usual”
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Mexican, Pub, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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The Smugglers High Street, St Margaret's at Cliffe, Dover CT15 6AU, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Food was really good and would recommend it but had to wait for a long time for our order to be taken which was a shame as it wasn't particularly busy. Good selection of beers too.

Thank pembleK
Reviewed 4 days ago

Good food only downside set menu price only applies to some items on the menu. All starters,mains and desserts all had dishes which carried an extra charge. Also a 10% service charge added to bills. The food was very good and staff attentive. Would recommend...More

Thank Wendy C
Reviewed 6 days ago

The food here was absolutely superb; tasty, good portions and the beer was good too. The service at the bar was great, but we did wait sometime for our food and had to ask twice to order. The older female waitress addressed one of our...More

Thank DarrenandSteph
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited twice now and each time was superb, today had the rib-eye steak and you could have cut it with spoon all served with a friendly service that could not have been bettered, found the meal excellent value for money and hope to visit again...More

Thank d31lav
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

£5.80 for two lime and sodas is a bit expensive to say the least. It would have been more palatable if we were not treated as second class citizens. All the locals were served with drinks before we were able to pay for the meal....More

Thank SlinkNET
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely meal,friendly staff. We were celebrating our 10th wedding anniversary both had the rib eye steak from specials board couldn't fault it cooked just how we liked it

Thank 22hazel1971
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate at this restaurant at the recommendation of a local and found it to be excellent. Service was great and the food selections and quality were excellent! Would definitely recommend it if you're staying in St. Margaret's at Cliffe to view the White Cliffs...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

My family and I enjoyed a lovely lunch at The Smugglers at Easter. The place was packed with people because of the holidays, but the staff did not show any sign of that - we still got great service and lovely food. Not the first...More

1  Thank LSMadsen
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Really lovely pub restaurant in very quaint little village. Staff and service good only negative is parking which is pretty limited. Good beer and food booking for food recommended even on week night.

1  Thank Kimclay1
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Having a case of man "flu" I decided that maybe a steak dinner would help. So on a return trip home we both decided to stop off at the Smugglers and see if they had a spare table. Now, firstly, I don't often have steak...More

2  Thank Peter D
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do they have a beer garden, we are staying at St Margaret's for a week in September, was hoping to eat out most nights but we are bringing our dog with us.
23 May 2017|
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Response from Stokesy123 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a beer garden.
Yvonne C
The menu but not the X as one
29 October 2016|
Response from Peter K | Property representative |
Hi Yvonne all our menus are available on our website
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:45 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:45 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:45 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:45 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Smugglers High Street, St Margaret's at Cliffe, Dover CT15 6AU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Dover  >  St Margaret's at Cliffe
  • Phone Number: +44 1304 853404
  • E-mail
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