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The Lounge Restaurant & Bar

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1-3 St Anne's Road | Tankerton, Whitstable CT5 2DN, England
01227 636967
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Today
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Tue 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wed 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thu 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 77
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
FRESH AS THE SEA

Cod and Chips, al fresco, freshly cooked, very tasty and good size portions, friendly staff served it with a smile. Plenty of places serving fish and chips, however we are pleased that we chose this one.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 12, 2015
Panto980
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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Bar scene
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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Cod and Chips, al fresco, freshly cooked, very tasty and good size portions, friendly staff served it with a smile. Plenty of places serving fish and chips, however we are pleased that we chose this one.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Friendly, family-run café and restaurant, very close to Tankerton slopes and tennis courts. Comedy regularly shown too.

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Just of the sea front in Tankerton, Whitstable, sits the Lounge Bar and Restaurant. A little gem serving freshly prepared food, with a smile. Whilst they serve all the regular light meals one would expect with a sea side bar and restaurant, they also have a selection of Mediterranean foods including grilled haloumi cheese and other Cypriot dishes. The staff... More 

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Faversham, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Went in on offchance and had a lovely lunchtime ... coffee, wine and dipping platters with beautiful bread and dipping oil, hummus and taziki. Very friendly welcome, excellent service and spotless loos! Nice buzz about the place yet very relaxed. Would happily return

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Dartford, United Kingdom
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136 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

This is our second visit to this restaurant and on both occasions we had wonderful service, the staff were really friendly and efficient. We sat outside and although there is not a great view it was very peaceful. A good varied menu. The breakfast was exceptionally good and unusual too. Egg, mushrooms ,baked beans, grilled haloumi and chips. Well worth... More 

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Preston, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

We popped in for a quick lunch and I was truly amazed at the quality of the food. Both the Calamari and the King Prawns were stunning and the Meze generous and tasty. I will definitely return here.

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Gillingham, United Kingdom
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143 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

I have visited this restaurant a number of times for breakfast and lunch and the staff have always been friendly and helpful. Food good and presented well, not over priced. If you just want a coffee they will oblige, but ideal for breakfast or lunch.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

My daughter took me to the lounge for a Mother's Day treat we was booked for 3pm we got there was greeted by staff it was very busy but the staff was coping well and was very pleasant we ad a drink at the bar the owner a lady introduced her self and was lovely took us to our table... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Myself and my friends came to The Lounge last week and we had a great visit the waitress was fantastic & very helpful. You couldn't ask for better service from a waitress. So friendly we will defiantly be coming back!!!

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London, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

loved the way Kelly and the team treat all the customers like family. nothing is too much trouble, the food is absolutely amazing and very good portions (we took home doggy bags) the entertainment is second to none. All in all an amazing night out that I really cant wait to do again. Thank you all for the best night... More 

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Additional Information about The Lounge Restaurant & Bar

Address: 1-3 St Anne's Road | Tankerton, Whitstable CT5 2DN, England
Phone Number: 01227 636967
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Whitstable
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD $4 to $35
Cuisine: Mediterranean, British

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1-3 St Anne's Road | Tankerton, Whitstable CT5 2DN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Whitstable
  • Phone Number: 01227 636967

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $4 to $35
  • Cuisine: Mediterranean, British

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
9:00 am - 12:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?