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Deco 5

15-17 Oxford Street, Whitstable CT5 1DB, England
01227 770079
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Ranked #8 of 26 Nightlife in Whitstable
Type: Bar/ Clubs
Most recent review
- Jan 15, 2014
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Seasalter, United Kingdom
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78 reviews 78 reviews
13 attraction reviews
209 helpful votes 209 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

Always busy which says it all.Welcoming and friendly,not the place for real ale lovers but for anyone who wants a fun,sociable time with great music,look no further.They have a eclectic approach to live music,anything from classical guitar recitals,to rockabilly and funk but always totally excellent.Good acoustics too.The décor is also unique with an art gallery upstairs plus with Perroni on... More

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London, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

Have been to decco about 5 times now they Allways have good live music . Nice atmosphere . Very friendly place .

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

Probably ace for clubbing artistic types. Was clean and tidy. Felt a bit empty and boring despite live music. The gallery upstairs is a nice touch if you like that sort of thing. We're 40's and not into art so wouldn't go back ourselves.

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2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

Great place, good music, variety of drinks, helpful staff and some pretty risque nude pictures in the bar

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2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Great bar with an eclectic choice of live music.Super friendly service and cool atmosphere.Gets pretty packed when there's a good band on but never uncomfortable.WIsh more places had this vibe.

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Margate, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

this is a little maze, seating downstairs where live music is played, discreet seating dotted around the building for a quieter corner to chat. more sophisticated than local pubs and a chance to dress up

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Herne Bay, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2012

Popped in for a cocktail.....good music going on, extensive cocktail list, (although no woowoo :() Service was super quick. Perfect for a few drinks with friends.

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Whitstable, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2012

Obnoxious doorman! Manageress not much better. 15 mins wait for a cocktail in an empty bar. Atmosphere non existent. Only bothering to write the review because everything about it irritated me! Clearly I won't be returning in a hurry!!!

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Whitstable, United Kingdom
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99 reviews 99 reviews
29 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2012

Been in this place a couple of times now. Both early afternoon. Both times after entering and standing at the bar for literally 5 mins having to physically shout for service. Where are the staff? I can tell you, playing on their laptops. I understand its quiet and boring with no clients. But if youre open then make the effort!!

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Tizi D, Owner at Deco 5, responded to this review

During 2012 Deco 5 was not open in the early afternoons. Opening time was 6pm other than Sundays when we opened at 4pm. Not sure how you managed to get into the bar. More

London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2011

I visited Deco 5 with friends on a Saturday afternoon/early evening during the 2 for 1 offer on cocktails. The cocktail menu is varied and all the drinks we tried we very well created and delicious. Being early we had the place to ourselves for the first hour, then several other couples and parties turned up in quite quick succession.... More

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