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Deeson's British Restaurant - CLOSED

25-26 Sun Street, Canterbury CT1 2HX, England
+44 1227 767854
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“salt marsh lamb” (21 reviews)
“poached pear” (20 reviews)
“beef” (83 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Contemporary, British
$$ - $$$
25-26 Sun Street, Canterbury CT1 2HX, England
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Reviewed February 10, 2018

Went to Deeson's on our trip to Canterbury and loved it. The restaurant is a very nice and quaint place with simple furnishings compensated by excellent confort food and perfect attentive service. You clearly get the feel that this is run with love and all...More

Thank aphillips61
Reviewed February 7, 2018 via mobile

An excellent restaurant with delicious, and slightly unusual dishes. Welcoming staff and pleasant ambience.

Thank timj1552014
Reviewed February 4, 2018

I have walked past this place a couple of times when my friend and I decided to go in! I was pleasantly surprised with how the food was! The seabass was the perfect balance of different flavours and I ordered mash on the side which...More

Thank Abeer A
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

Went here on a recommendation from locals and we were not disappointed at all. All 3 courses were really good. Good choice of wine. Staff really friendly and service very good. Would book at weekends though as very popular

Thank Ruth S
Reviewed February 4, 2018

My husband and I and friends use to love this restaurant, fine dining with a lovely atmosphere. We visited yesterday for lunch and it has completely changed. Forget fine dining it’s now more of a cafe. The ‘a la carte’ menu included sandwiches and ham,...More

Thank siobhanhughes64
Reviewed February 1, 2018 via mobile

We popped in for lunch, and everything was perfection. The staff was attentive, the service was fast, food just appeared and was absolutely delicious! Well worth a visit when in Canterbury.

Thank Merru123
Reviewed January 31, 2018

Cannot fault the staff or the food here at Deeson's, It is a very well run establishment and the food/drink is very reasonably priced and of a great variety. The staff could do not do enough for us and were very helpful indeed, would definitely...More

Thank Simon B
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

Was in Canterbury for business and got told about a lovely British pub. Got recommended the braised beef by a waiting staff (Danny). The beef was so tender with an 8 hour slow cook I could of used a spoon.

Thank Gkerr93
Reviewed January 17, 2018

Spending a night in Canterbury, found this restaurant by chance .. and really pleased we did! We eat a lot in London and this restaurant compares really favourably to the comparable restaurants there The décor is modern, the attention to detail is good and the...More

1  Thank EdmontonJohn
Reviewed January 16, 2018 via mobile

Have visited here twice in the last month and have not been disappointed by the quality of the food. Had the Camembert sharer where the pickled celery made that dish super special! Then lamb for two which impressed us especially with the shepherds pie it...More

1  Thank mih101
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$5 - $32
Contemporary, British
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25-26 Sun Street, Canterbury CT1 2HX, England
  • Public Transportation: Canterbury now benefits from the new high speed link to London as well as a regular network of rail, coach and bus routes.
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 767854
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Deeson's restaurant is a British restaurant set in the heart of the historic Cathedral city of Canterbury. At Deeson's we pride ourselves on serving the best of seasonal produce that is available to us from Kent the allotment of England and Britain. Our menu celebrates everything that is great about Britain and it's culinary history. At Deeson's we have the freedom to change our menu's on a daily basis directed by the feedback we receive from our suppliers letting us know which products are particularly good at any given time.
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