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Kathton House

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6 High Street | Sturry, Sturry, Canterbury CT2 0BD, England
01227 719999
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Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Breakfast, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 282
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  • 27
    Very good
  • 8
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  • 2
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Outstanding

Just wonderful food, service, staff. Virtually impossible to fault. Each time we go to KH we come away feeling that we have had an excellent experience

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 27, 2015
Manfromthebubble
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Kent, United Kngdom
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  • Romantic
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
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Kent, United Kngdom
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104 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

Just wonderful food, service, staff. Virtually impossible to fault. Each time we go to KH we come away feeling that we have had an excellent experience

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

Never disappointed with lunch or dinner at this restaurant. where we try to go on a regular basis. We have recommended it to several friends who agree with us.

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Oakville, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Had an excellent meal this evening. Lamb was superb and apricot soufflé also excellent. Friendly service, good wine list and food well presented. Would highly recommend and will definitely visit again. Quite a hidden gem really and a wonderful evening.

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

This return visit to Kathton House did not disappoint. The food and service were excellent. The staff were friendly and met our every need. My duck to start was delicious only surpassed by my main of Kentish lamb which was cooked to perfection. The restaurant is small with an intimate atmosphere and so for weekends booking is essential. I would... More 

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Whitstable, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

My partner and I are soon to be moving to New Zealand so thought we would treat ourselves to a evening at the number 1 rated restaurant in Kent. There have been a couple of 2 star ratings suggesting this Kathtons maybe just a haunt of Sturry residents returning again and again giving 5 star ratings and questioning why this... More 

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Margate, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Having pre-booked by phone and mentioned it was our anniversary, what a lovely suprise to find our table had been decorated for the occasion, and our server wished us a happy anniversary. The food was very good, our choice was starting with home made hot bread rolls, amuse bouche, warm duck salad, sorbet, prime fillet steak...too full up for desserts,... More 

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Ramsgate, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

Been going here for about 10yrs and have always had fantastic food. The staff are very friendly and the food is amazing. Never been dissapointed.

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

Been going to this place for years , the food is always top quality what ever i have had the staff are really friendly . Recently had my wife's birthday their 28 of us went, not one person could fault the food , staff or anything. Top place will be back soon.

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

My husband booked the restaurant as a surprise for our wedding anniversary, and it was a surprise as ive drove passed numerous times and never knew it was there. The restaurant has a calm, comfortable and friendly atmosphere and the food was amazing.

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

The best meal we have had for some time. Could not fault the decor, the lovely staff and the superb food in any way.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 6 High Street | Sturry, Sturry, Canterbury CT2 0BD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury  >  Sturry
  • Phone Number: 01227 719999

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: British, Contemporary

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions

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