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The Sandwich Bar

41 St. Margarets Street, Canterbury CT1 2TY, England
+44 1227 464254
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good10%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“baguette” (33 reviews)
“sandwiches” (16 reviews)
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Cafe, French, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
41 St. Margarets Street, Canterbury CT1 2TY, England
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Reviewed July 30, 2017

My partner and I are often in Canterbury as she is studying at the university there, this means we are always spending money going out to eat rather than cooking in a dorm kitchen. My partner discovered this little place one day when she was...More

Thank Callum M
Reviewed July 25, 2017

I used to work in nearby Watling Street in the late 1970s. Buckworths sandwich bar would be our usual lunch stop. We could have a cheese sandwich, a ham sandwich, a cheese and ham sandwich....or a yummy cheese puff thingy. I'm exaggerating, of course. But...More

Thank AndrewMorris53
Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

OMG!!!! The most delicious baguette, filled with tuna, fresh tomato and onion, builders tea, the best, fabulous warm welcoming and highly recommended, ❤️

Thank Callie P
Reviewed June 25, 2017 via mobile

Fresh baguette, quality ingredients and more. Fresh baguette, quality ingredients and more. Much recommended.

Thank imgnjoe
Reviewed June 17, 2017

Delicious sandwiches, authentic French cafe vibe, friendly staff, good spot for people watching! Nice coffee too.

Thank Laura R
Reviewed May 10, 2017 via mobile

What a lovely welcome! Having just moved to the area, I'm trying new places with mixed results but I can definitely say this one was a hit! Very tasty baguette and good value for money in the meal deal. The owner is lovely and friendly...More

1  Thank doozer77
Reviewed May 6, 2017

I love this place. It's reasonably priced and the food is great. The best thing about it are the fresh baguettes.

1  Thank Nick B
Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

I have been with some friends and we all had a very very nice baguette.. The owner was really chatty and very friendly..if you are after a quick bite, look no further!

1  Thank Elenoir07
Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

I had a sandwich and cookie for breakfast. It were great!! And the staff was so lovely and friendly. I had a wonderful time;) Thank you. 朝ごはんにサンドイッチとクッキー、コーヒーをいただきました。 どれもこれも美味しかったです。 店員さんがとても素敵でした。フレンドリーでたくさんお話できて本当に嬉しかったです。 朝からステキな時間を過ごせました。 ごちそうさまでした。

1  Thank sevenseatico
Reviewed February 15, 2017

I bought a bacon and brie baguette, got back to the office, opened it up and the bacon within was 4 thin slices from a rasher of back bacon that didn't even add up to 1 whole rasher. Will avoid in future

3  Thank James H
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
$3 - $10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 am - 4:30 pm
7:00 am - 4:30 pm
7:00 am - 4:30 pm
7:00 am - 4:30 pm
7:00 am - 4:30 pm
7:00 am - 4:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 St. Margarets Street, Canterbury CT1 2TY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 464254
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Professional French quality family owned Sandwich Bar in Canterbury.
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