RestaurantsKentWhitstableCT5

survey result

Summary

£57
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Always very busy”, this “cosy little café/bistro” on Whitstable’s main drag has a “friendly owner and staff” and an “interesting menu using locally sourced products”. It’s “especially good – and good value – for lunch or brunch”.

Summary

£57
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Always very busy”, this “cosy little café/bistro” on Whitstable’s main drag has a “friendly owner and staff” and an “interesting menu using locally sourced products”. It’s “especially good – and good value – for lunch or brunch”.

Summary

£50
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

A “lovely, little” fixture on the High Street for more than a decade – this “friendly” independent bistro makes “interesting” use of local produce to create some “fantastic” flavours and is “always busy” as a result.

Summary

£47
   ££
4
Very Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

A “lovely independent” bistro “in the town centre” with a “very quirky” atmosphere and “friendly owner and staff”; “the interesting menu uses locally sourced products” to “tasty, imaginative” effect and it’s “always very busy”.

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Owner's description

Samphire is a Kentish Bistro firmly established within the Whitstable restaurant scene. Our style of food is simple with emphasis on great produce. We are proud to showcase the best seasonal ingredients sourced from local farms, allotments and producers in our regularly changing menus.

Prices

Availability 2 courses 3 courses coffee included service included
Lunch £18.00 £21.00

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£8.00 £18.00 £5.00 £7.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £19.95
Filter Coffee £2.40
Extras  
Service 12.50%

Restaurant details

Highchair,Menu,Portions
No dress code
40

Samphire Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of Samphire Restaurant in CT5, Whitstable by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of Samphire restaurant.
Chris J
Interesting menu using locally sourced prod...
Reviewed 13 days ago

"Interesting menu using locally sourced products. Friendly owner & staff. Always very busy. Good value lunch menu with several choices. Fantastic cooking"

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Alistair S
very buzzy and busy, constantly turning fol...
Reviewed 1 months, 26 days ago

"very buzzy and busy, constantly turning folk away and one can understand why. Wine list has very modest markups around 50% on retail and several good English wines on the list. Food is eclectic and well done, not too precious. Excellent oysters (Colchester not local), brilliant sardines, tasty artichoke and duck egg, generous fish pie and pork belly though mains were a tad more predictable. Small kitchen overdelivering."

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4 High Street, Whitstable, CT5 1BQ
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Opening hours
Monday8 am‑10 pm
Tuesday8 am‑10 pm
Wednesday9 am‑10 pm
Thursday8 am‑10 pm
Friday8 am‑10 pm
Saturday8 am‑10 pm
Sunday8 am‑10 pm

The 2020 Harden's Guide

2020 Hardens London Restaurant Guide

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