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Samphire

4 High Street, Whitstable CT5 1BQ, England
+44 1227 770075
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (112 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (47 reviews)
“mussels” (100 reviews)
Opens in 17 min
Hours
CUISINES
European, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
4 High Street, Whitstable CT5 1BQ, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Having seen this restaurant on several visits to Whitstable, we eventually got to book it & so glad we did. There were 8 of us and we were accommodated well. The staff were fantastic, very knowledgeable on the food & ingredients on the menu. Good...More

Thank Susan J
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed brunch with wife and four friends. Service was great, very tentative staff who knew the menu as I had lots of questions. Menu varied and we all had something different... all were delicious. Full English tasted great and good quality ingredients. I had ham...More

Thank chuggon
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We are Londoners that visit Whitstable regularly and was very recommended samphire and what a little gem it is! The staff are so lovely and friendly, taking the time to talk to our son about crabbing and even supplying some sea salt and water for...More

Thank natashamaniloff
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were searching the high street in Whitstable to eat out and found this place. We were not disappointed. The food was lovely (amazing whole lemon sole beautifully cooked). Reasonable price for the quality of food. Restricted menu but all clearly fresh and mainly local....More

Thank drdmwalker
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was fantastic from start to finish. Our waitress was lovely and the manager was great too. The only reason I'm not giving a full 5 is down to a sullen moody waitress who acted like she was doing us a favour. When she...More

Thank score10
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice looking restaurant. Nabbed a cute table for 2 in the window. Fabulous lambs liver with bacon and onion in gravy on ciabatta - full of flavour and the liver was soft. Really good price at £8. Smoked haddock kedgeree was nice. Not too salty....More

Thank Darren066_11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bank Holiday late booking, friendly staff wangled a table for us. Interesting and innovative menu as usual, I had the salt cod cheeks, wife was on the halloumi, both were very good starters. Then onto the hoi sin belly pork which needed more hoi sin,...More

Thank simonthebutcher
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went there with my wife. The quality of the food was poor. Cheap ingredients used. Not cooked properly. I would expect this type of quality in a cheaper establishment (£5-£7). The service was good. Very friendly staff. I will not be returning.

Thank Hisnameisbrian
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The exceptionally friendly and helpful service made it for us. Starting with the booking, the girl was very considerate in helping us choose a table to suit my elderly mother. Our waitress was perfect - genuinely friendly and interested, yet very efficient. The menu choice...More

Thank mep0
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited here over the bank holiday on a walk in and was advised we coudl have the table for an hour and 15 minutes only. I ordered the beef from the menu and when it arrived it looked great. Upon further inspection the beef...More

1  Thank danadelilah65
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magicgrden13
September 1, 2017|
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Response from ChrisStubberfield | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is. Two of our party had a beer and my recollection was wine and cocktails too. Hope this helps
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poppyjess
June 27, 2017|
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Response from RS54 | Reviewed this property |
Not really, there are vegetarian options but not extensive
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Andie B
January 1, 2017|
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Response from bubbles288 | Property representative |
Hi, I'm afraid that as we are such a small restaurant, it isn't practical for us to accept dogs. Kind regards, Caroline
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$8 - $27
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Friday
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 High Street, Whitstable CT5 1BQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Whitstable
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 770075
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