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survey result

Summary

£54
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“For those who like fish, this is the place with a lot locally caught” and featuring on an “extensive menu”; “you sit in the restaurant overlooking the bay with ships on the horizon” (make sure to get a “table in the conservatory for the views”). They also have outposts in Dover and Deal.

Summary

£46
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“If you want fish – caught yards away – this is the restaurant”: an “unassuming” café-like spot on the seafront. The location is “lovely” (“sit in the window and you see the English Channel”) and the food “reasonably priced” – a winning formula now exported to Dover and Deal.

Summary

£48
   ££
3
Good
2
Average
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“In a brand new but sympathetic development”, this “large seafront space” is “the place for well-presented, unfussy fish”; best book for a prime window seat…the “view across the harbour should have a webcam”. “They must be good because they have opened two more” (first Dover, then Deal).

Summary

£46
   ££
3
Good
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“If you enjoy fish (plus great views over Hythe Bay and “reasonable” wines) this place is a must” – a waterfront operation where service comes “with a smile”; “they must be doing something right because they are opening their third fish restaurant” in Deal (following on from its Dover sibling).

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Owner's description

Delightful and unspoilt Hythe is one of the original Cinque Ports and hosts our very first Hythe Bay Seafood Restaurant with its extensive al fresco dining area leading straight to the beach and the water's edge. Different levels within the restaurant give more guests the opportunity to see the sea as they dine, often on the fresh fish landed only just along the beach thus fulfilling our environmental policies.

Hythe, like the other two towns, has plenty of history to explore including the Parish Church of St Leonard with its amazing collection of hundreds of skulls and thigh bones (but no fish bones) from previous centuries. The Royal Military Canal and the Martello Towers remind us of Napoleon's intentions in this area and the Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch light railway offers pleasure for all ages.

Recently fully air conditioned and refurbished throughout

Prices

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£7.95 £16.95 £3.25 £6.95
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £20.95
Filter Coffee £3.25
Extras  
Service 10.00%

Restaurant details

Highchair, Menu, Entertainments
Yes
90
Opening hours
Monday10 am‑9:30 pm
Tuesday10 am‑9:30 pm
Wednesday10 am‑9:30 pm
Thursday10 am‑9:30 pm
Friday10 am‑9:30 pm
Saturday10 am‑9:30 pm
Sunday10 am‑9:30 pm

The 2020 Harden's Guide

2020 Hardens London Restaurant Guide

"User friendly in price, size and outlook"

Financial Times

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