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8 Cliff Terrace | Cliftonville, Margate CT9 1RU, England
01843 449 786
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Ranked #10 of 131 Restaurants in Margate
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $3 - $11
Hours:
Tue - Sun 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thu - Sat 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Coffee Shop, British
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Telford, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Tucked away from the main town and seafront is a gem of a café. It was worth the 25min stroll in the bracing January wind to visit this lovely eatery. The staff are switched on, like the free WiFi, the menu gave us lots of choice and the food and drinks were excellently presented with good quality ingredients prepared fresh... More 

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London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

A lovely little place opposite the Turner Contemporary, serving lovely breakfasts and drinks in an arty understated ambience with friendly staff It feels nice in here! And my only beef is that during our five day stay from 1-6th Jan we only caught it open once!

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Margate, England, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

I came here a few weeks ago, all four of us had the veggie full breakfast which was the best veggie breakfast I've had in my life, homemade glamorgan sausages are amazing. quality ingredients are used and it is evident in the taste. The staff are all extremely attractive and helpful. It was like having breakfast with old friends. 10/10... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

An absolutely gem of a cafe by the seaside in Margate. I went for a late breakfast and was impressed by the menu - a great range of choices and very reasonably priced. I ordered the eggs florentine and it was perfection. Delicious food, welcoming atmosphere & friendly staff. Our waitress Harriet was excellent. A wonderful experience - I highly... More 

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5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 via mobile

Lovely milkshakes, delicious food, gorgeous homemade ice cream... such a gem! I've only been when it's a bit quiet but would love to go to one of their evening events.

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Margate, England, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Fort's has to be one of the best places for breakfast or lunch in Margate. Whilst the location isn't the best part of town, the views from the outside tables are great and the food is amazing. From the simple bacon roll to a fantastic burger, you won't be disappointed here.

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

brilliant find, lovely cosy cafe, with huge, delicious breakfasts, papers, what more could you want?

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Kent, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Loved it here, the food was really delicious, well prepared and locally sourced; they have really interesting options on the menu, and it has a great atmosphere - a bit like a greasy spoon caff but with vintage furniture, formica tables, good music playing, and a mixed clientele - the hipsters and young families mingle with the old men who've... More 

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 via mobile

A fantastic Forts breakfast before a long drive back to the West Country A traditional full English and veggie equivalent both delicious

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canterbury
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

Me and my wife go here for a great breakfast and a coffee ones every couple of weeks lol.great veggie breakfast great service great lunch menu too

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Additional Information about Fort's Cafe

Address: 8 Cliff Terrace | Cliftonville, Margate CT9 1RU, England
Phone Number: 01843 449 786
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Isle of Thanet  >  Margate
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm  6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm  6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm  6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 3 - 11
Cuisine: Coffee Shop, British

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