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Review of Lilly's By The Sea - CLOSED

Lilly's By The Sea
Price range: $8 - $61
Cuisines: Wine Bar
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Good for: Romantic
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Reservations
Description: As from the 22nd March 2013 Lilly's Bistro has changed ownership. Ian & Jules Darker-Larkings would like to thank all customers for their support and business over the last couple of years. We have had an amazing time and met many fantastic people, some of which have been gracious enough to take the time and write a review on here. As Lee & Tina take Lilly's forward we really hope that you all continue to show your support to Lilly's and continue to visit when you are in Margate. Thank you and Goodbye. Ian & Jules Darker-Larkings
Reviewed April 24, 2013

ive been in lillys a few times over the past six months. But I WILL NOT BE RETURNING............
The atmosphere has changed so much now it has changed hands, and not for the good......

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2  Thank claire n
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Reviewed April 22, 2013

My first time in Margate for forty years so I asked a couple where to get a bite to eat, Lilly's was the reply without hesitation and I can see why. I was greeted as I sat at a table, the coffee was a pleasant surprise and the meal was delicious and plentiful. Great value and great food.

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Thank Roger K
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Reviewed April 18, 2013 via mobile

I would and will, definitely recommend to all friend chef's are great and the food comes out delicious the waitress was polite, friendly and welcoming, what a place to eat

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Thank 3WitchesOfEastweek
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Reviewed April 16, 2013

Pleasent, kind, good value and great food I would defiantly recommend such a great atmosphere the staff are lovely And all customers are friendly I haven't a bad word to say your doing great, all the best

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Thank Chelseagirl1928
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Reviewed April 13, 2013

THIS CAFE IS JUST TOO LOUD, EVERYONE WAS SHOUTING OVER EACH OTHER, The staff were being very polite and helpful though, it is under NEW MANAGEMENT, the food and tea are good keep up the good work guys

PS love the tea,

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1  Thank MargateTreacle
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