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15 Rendezvous Street, Folkestone CT20 1EY, England
+44 1303 246188
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10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Mon 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tue - Fri 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat - Sun 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Aldershot, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Was very impressed with this place was not sure what to expect.. I looked up restaurants in the area via TripAdvisor and saw it had good reviews The menue appealed to the men in our group and my husband loves smoked meats and ribs We all ordered burgers and me and my friend had nachos with melted cheese and pulled... More 

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Thank catwoman34
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have eaten here a few times for breakfast and lunch. The food is really good. The service levels could be better as quite often wait ages for menus, taking the order and drinks to arrive. Food service is fine though.

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Thank David C
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As someone who travels across The Channel regularly I'm often in Folkestone. I'll definitely go to Googies for the food, which is locally sourced and very well cooked, and the cool restaurant/cafe ambience, but the service can be unfriendly at times. Depends what mood you find them in I guess? Not sure.

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Thank Croy S
kent
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147 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Never been here before. Ordered Nachos with toppings,ok..... Black coffee,,rather a small cup for money. Husband liked the beers.

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Thank glamama
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for lunch as a "let's try" and was blown away. I can't emphasis enough how good this place is. Service was impeccable and the food was out of this world. The relaxed atmosphere just added to the amazing food which was clearly freshly made. I loved it so much I'm back for breakfast!

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Thank Brian M
Deal, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went on a Tuesday, with a friend, for their Movie Tuesday deal - the tastiest handmade burger and fries I'd ever eaten! Delicious! The meal AND the admission for the film was just £12.95! Outstanding value for money as some of the burgers alone were more than that!. The waitress could not have been friendlier and more helpful and a... More 

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Thank louiseburt75
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere, not so great food or service. Reminded us of the the Thirsty Pig in Maine USA with excellent music and styling. However the food fell short of expectations with a veggie burger tasting of soap and relish with no promised cheese.. also the chips were all about 1" long and had been thrice fried from the consistency and... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived at Googies at 9 o'clock. The restaurant wasn't full and we were served quickly for drinks and our waitress took our order. At 10 to 10 our waitress returned to apologise for the delay with our food as they had '2 big tables' to serve. We were given more free drinks - an inferior house wine for me... More 

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Folkestone, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There's no doubt that Googies have a tasty menu of good basic hamburgers, (all made with Dexter beef) , hot dogs, fries, salt beef sandwiches etc. The specials vary but essentially this is a relaxed hamburger joint with a good wine list and draft and bottled beers. We had the New Yorker burger and my companion had the peri peri... More 

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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came for a birthday meal last Friday, all the food was amazing, great cocktail menu and staff are friendly/attentive, new young manageress was very professional. Best coffee in town too

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$11 - $25
Cuisine
American, Diner, British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Rendezvous Street, Folkestone CT20 1EY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Folkestone
  • Phone Number: +44 1303 246188
Description
Small Batch Coffee - Craft Beers - Cocktails - Gourmet Burgers

An upbeat fun casual restaurant, known for its ethical use of local produce and supporting local suppliers. Googies has exclusivity of the local DEXTER Beef from Sladden Farm less than 5 miles away. The Dexter Beef is 28 Day Hung, Free Range Grass Fed & Locally sourced.

Amazing Burgers and awarded The UK's best Hot Chocolate award 2014

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