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The Black Douglas Coffee House

83 Beach Street, Deal CT14 6JB, England
+44 1304 365486
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (18 reviews)
“cakes” (28 reviews)
“black pig” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
83 Beach Street, Deal CT14 6JB, England
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61 - 70 of 197 reviews

Reviewed September 19, 2015

Right on Deal front with views of the English Channel. Great spot for coffee, brunch or lunch. Very casual, with newspspers to read. These are often required as service can be a bit erratic. However, coffee and food are good and freshly prepared.

1  Thank robin72015
Reviewed September 16, 2015

I regularly come here for breakfast normally after a heavy night out on the town. Service is slow but the quality of the food and drinks more than makes up for it. I highly recommend either the big breakfast or the eggs diego.

Thank jimbob99242
Reviewed September 7, 2015

My lord how to describe, centuries encapsulate this tiny space all of Europe gather here and one feels always have. The food is out of this world this is not a pretentious Bohemia it is simply original and true unto itself. We sit ,we linger...More

Thank ravik46
Reviewed August 31, 2015 via mobile

Early afternoon on a sunny Sunday of an August bank holiday weekend and we find a seafront cafe in Deal ready to close unannounced - no closed sign, the blinds still raised, door wide open. We walk in after a long journey and want to...More

4  Thank Stephen E
Reviewed August 22, 2015

Locally sourced bacon from the Black Pig, tasty black pudding and eggs cooked to your liking make the Black Douglas one of the best in town. A quirky and charming seafront location, spotlessly clean toilet , check out the wallpaper! Wander around Deal after breakfast...More

1  Thank Tudor260
Reviewed August 17, 2015

Good for a reasonably priced lunch. A selection of daily papers was a nice touch. This was recommended by a local which is always a good start.

Thank Derekwinfo
Reviewed August 17, 2015 via mobile

Before you enter toss a coin, that 50/50 chance is roughly the same chance you have of a tolerable experience. Immediately after you coin toss throw yourself prostrate at the feet of the owner, showering her in praise for taking the trouble to open for...More

7  Thank Alanwhickers
Reviewed August 12, 2015

This place is a one-off. For a start it is much more than a coffee house, albeit coffee and cake there is fine if that is what you are looking for. However it is the lunches produced in the open domestic-style kitchen just behind the...More

1  Thank denisloretto
Reviewed August 10, 2015

This place has so much potential but after two more dissapointing visits we would now go elsewhere. Portion sizes have reduced considerably. Either that or there is no consistency in the serving sizes from day to day. A miniscule piece of pastry tart and some...More

1  Thank AndaluciaFamily
Reviewed August 10, 2015

Always a treat for Brunch. Excellent food and lovely cosy atmosphere. Just luck whether a table is free but we've been lucky so far this year.

Thank fitzzz2015
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 83 Beach Street, Deal CT14 6JB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Deal
  • Phone Number: +44 1304 365486
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