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4-5 Fishmarket, Folkestone CT19 6AA, England
+44 1303 212070
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12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

From the phone call to book the table to the handing back of coats as we left, the staff were friendly, unpretentious and engaging. Lots of nice touches along the way, like etch-a-sketches and colouring for the children, a fantastic complimentary hors d'oeuvre, with a nice range of delicious morsels to delight the palette - each introduced with enthusiasm. When... More 

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FOHTeam, Manager at Rocksalt, responded to this review

Many thanks for your lovely review, we will pass your comments on to the team and we sincerely hope to see you again soon! The Rocksalt Team More 

Kent, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

What a beautiful setting firstly, the lunch was perfect but what made it for us was the staff - the warmth of greeting, the care they took of our 16mnth granddaughter and the attention to our needs raised this restaurant to a different level altogether. I only had one slight concern regarding the tipping - we were pleased to tip... More 

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Many thanks for your lovely review, we will pass your comments on to the team and we sincerely hope to see you again soon! The Rocksalt Team More 

West Malling, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We came here for lunch. The menu is very small and makes choices a bit difficult. They offered a sunday roast of pork bellies which my wife chose and I had the ray. The roast was ok but certainly not worth the money. When chosing a pork belly these one would expect a soft and slow cooked piece whereas this... More 

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FOHTeam, Manager at Rocksalt, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review. We will pass your comments on to the team as feedback is always appreciated. We sincerely hope you will give us another try someday. The Rocksalt Team More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The best thing about this restaurant is the view. For all the hype, the food is alright but not amazing. The service is ok but a bit slow. Probably won't return.... except maybe for drinks and to enjoy the view

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Many thanks for your review. We will pass your comments on to the team as feedback is always appreciated. We sincerely hope you will give us another try someday. The Rocksalt Team More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Well what can I say so much potential let down by the service. Just been for dinner with girl friends cocktails upstairs were good, but service in the restaurant was very slow; 45 mins to take the order, food when it came was of a good standard, overall it took 1.5 hours to be served our main courses! Go if... More 

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Many thanks for your review. We will pass your comments on to the team as feedback is always appreciated. We sincerely hope to see you again someday. The Rocksalt Team More 

Sandy, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Restaurant was lovely, light and airy. Modern decor. Staff were all brilliant, just the right amount of attention. Food was great. Fish soup was superb. Mussels and coley gratin also. Jellied rabbit was a bit bland. Fritto Misto, gurnard and pork were all beautifully cooked and presented. Piece de resistance the sharing plum lardy cake with lemon curd ice cream

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Many thanks for your lovely review, we will pass your comments on to the team and we sincerely hope to see you again soon! The Rocksalt Team More 

Chatham, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there this week on a £25 Travelzoo voucher. What a bargain. Brilliant window seat, so we watched the tide come in for the two hours we spent over an excellent lunch. Friendly staff, good wine and cider and near-faultless food. The whiting was cooked to perfection and my cod was, too. My wife went for chicken (they'd run out... More 

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Many thanks for your lovely review, we will pass your comments on to the team and we sincerely hope to see you again soon! The Rocksalt Team More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had an amazing meal with my wife to celebrate my birthday at Rocksalt and cannot convey just how excellent the food and service was. Thank you so much for providing a memorable evening for myself and my wife, we will definitely be returning. Compliments to the chef and staff, top class all the way through from start to end.

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Many thanks for your lovely review, we will pass your comments on to the team and we sincerely hope to see you again soon! The Rocksalt Team More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Today was my first visit to Rocksalt....& it certainly won't be my last! From the moment I arrived till when I left...some two hours later...I was made to feel so welcome. The view is breathtaking....even on a a cloudy gloomy day as today. The whole dining room takes full advantage of the view...& the seating is all slightly angled so... More 

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Many thanks for your lovely review, we will pass your comments on to the team and we sincerely hope to see you again soon! The Rocksalt Team More 

Kent, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sunday afternoon lunch/ dinner. With friends for a birthday celebration. The food was fantastic, and good portion size. The return to is small but worth a visit and don't be surprised if you bank this venue for future celebrations.

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Many thanks for your lovely review, we will pass your comments on to the team and we sincerely hope to see you again soon! The Rocksalt Team More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, European, British, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Scenic view, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4-5 Fishmarket, Folkestone CT19 6AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Folkestone
  • Phone Number: +44 1303 212070

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