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Bon Appetit

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4-5 Westcliff Arcade, Ramsgate CT11 8LH, England
+44 1843 852750
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12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Went for a meal tonight for hubbys birthday. Booked via email as was closed for annual leave only to get there and we had been booked in for day before.They did manage to give us a table.Took our drink order husband got wrong beer but was to frustrated to say anything.We were give a bread ,olive oil antree cleared this... More 

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1 Thank Tracy W
BonAppetitRamsgate, Manager at Bon Appetit, responded to this review

We are sorry you did not enjoy your evening at the restaurant, we believe our staff member explained there was a mistake regarding the date of your booking and apologised for this, also giving complementary drinks for the inconvenience. All our menus are on large boards as they change regularly. We work hard to give our customers an enjoyable evening... More 

Ramsgate, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This little restaurant is a real gem! Booking is a must as the restaurant has very limited space, however don't let that fool you, the food is absolutely amazing. Portion size is very decent and the quality of food is that you would expect from top end restaurants. Presentation and value for money is high, this little restaurant will not... More 

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Thank lrlp16
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always very good food, excellent choices across the menus on the board and on the specials board, always so well presented on the plate. Very good house wines + a very good wine list. We and our friends always enjoy eating in Bon Appetit because it's small and cozy. We have eaten there since Mark first opened the restaurant and... More 

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Thank Russcrf
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was invited down for a friends 40th birthday meal and was pleasantly surprised and amazed at the presentation, taste and flavour of all the food and of course a great range of wine. What a little gem to find in this small area. Fantastically cozy atmosphere, with knowledgeable and happy to help staff, not forgetting the awesome view. It... More 

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Thank Alan K
Dover, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food, great wine great service, would recommend the restaurant to anyone. Great location overlooking the Ramsgate harbour friendly service and great home cooked food

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Thank markrenixon
London, United Kingdom
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231 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016

We visited on a Saturday evening. The earliest we could get a table was 8.15pm. I was surprised at how small the place is. However very cosy and has a great view of the harbour. We were really impressed with the menu and even more when the food arrived, it was fantastic. The staff are friendly but unobtrusive. We would... More 

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Thank Brian T
Oxford, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

Very small but very popular as food is excellent from chef/proprietor. The mussels were probably the best I have ever eaten and I have had a lot! The monkfish was also outstanding. Lamb's kidneys and pork are good. Service is good and prices are reasonable. This place is clearly a gem and perhaps a shame it is so hidden away.... More 

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Thank Mike E
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

What a lovely restaurant, it overlooks the harbour at Ramsgate & offers a good selection of food. My partner & his Mother had a delicious paella, whilst I had an excellent vegetarian dish.

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Thank Cathy L
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2016

This restaurant was recommended by our hotel - Albion House, as it was our first time in Ramsgate. The restaurant itself is quite small and nothing to write home about. However, the food was absolutely spectacular. We had the Chicken and the Monkfish as mains. Both were as good as we have ever eaten and the food was beautifully presented.... More 

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Thank Gary K
Ramsgate, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2016

This was our second visit to this pretty, little restaurant. We enjoyed it the first time and we liked it just as much second time round. We went for lunch. The choice was very good for a lunch menu and good value. I opted for beer-battered cod and my wife ordered a veggie frittata. Both were cooked to perfection and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$9 - $50
Cuisine
French, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4-5 Westcliff Arcade, Ramsgate CT11 8LH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Isle of Thanet  >  Ramsgate
  • Phone Number: +44 1843 852750

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?