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The Black Dog

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Address: 66 High Street, Whitstable CT5 1BB, England
12:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Wed 12:00 - 23:30
Thu - Sat 12:00 - 00:00

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Exactly what you want in a micro-pub. Especially the layout that requires you to walk the length of the room to order

Reviewed 28 January 2017
Greater London, United Kingdom
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Greater London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Exactly what you want in a micro-pub. Especially the layout that requires you to walk the length of the room to order

Thank Gai3Siva
Whitstable, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Love the real ale. Love the decor. Love the service. A very unique little pub that needs to be visited.

Thank BennyDigital13
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32 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

This is a very small pub but packs in a good range of real ales and local draught ciders (and wine too now). Quality of beer and cider was top notch and the staff are friendly and knowledgeable. We visited on New Year's Day and it was open unlike plenty of other places. The atmosphere was lovely. It's cosy but... More 

Thank Peter W
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22 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Fantastic little micro pub! The staff are very knowledgeable with the variety of beers and ciders sold. The staff , even on a busy night served at the tables. Reasonable prices for good quality beers and ciders!! Would be a micro pub I would recommend to all visitors to Whitstable

Thank Sarah H
London, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Was pleased to find this place open on Boxing Day evening (no other pubs were). Enjoyed some ale then moved onto cider, of which I'm not normally all that keen but as they have an extensive menu it seemed a good idea to sample. Wow, the spiced cider was just wonderful: still, fragrant and delicious. The apple pie cider was... More 

Thank roserose3
London, United Kingdom
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101 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

This is probably the best micro pub I have been too. I love all of the decorations and posters in the toilet. Proper cider!!

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7 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Really great pub one of the best in whitstable, casual attentive staff and a brilliant atmosphere, really can't rate this place enough!

Thank willp613
Wimborne, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
Reviewed 20 November 2016

My partner and I were in Whitstable for a few days last weekend. We were strolling around the lovely town, late Saturday afternoon and the embers of the wood burner in the window of The Black Dog caught our eye. It's not immediately obvious that this is a pub. But, anywhere with a real fire, gets my vote. Stylish, humorous... More 

Thank sharonrr2016
Yateley, United Kingdom
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600 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 245 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Excellent small micropub in an ex shop premises. Great atmosphere and ever changing range of real ales. Knowledgeable, friendly staff.

Thank bparkercars
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2016

We love spending a few weekend each year taking in the ambiance of Whitstable. The Black Dog is always on our list of visits. Make sure you book a B&B as it easy to get carried away with all the great tasting ales on offer.

Thank twarny

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