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Number 12 Tearoom and Restaurant - CLOSED

12/13 Sun Street, Canterbury CT1 2HX, England
+44 1227 781885
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
20 Aug 2015
“Great lunch”
1 Aug 2015
“They certainly know the secret of a perfect English tea”
Restaurant Hours Closed
12/13 Sun Street, Canterbury CT1 2HX, England
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Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

Upon our arrival in Canterbury, we walked to the Cathedral and got our tickets. It was lunch time and we decided to find a place to eat. We found Number 12 nearby. This was a pleasant place to eat and watch the people on the...More

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 1 August 2015

Trawling around the million options to eat, something seemed good here so we tried it. It would be hard to find better because they delivered. Lovely Ladies, scrumptious treacle tart and Earl Grey and a relaxed clean pleasant environment Thank you all of you.

Thank hfromtheiom
Reviewed 30 July 2015

Brief visit to Canterbury to see Cathedral (not much else to see). Popped in to Number 12 Tearoom for Cream Tea and it was excellent. Beautiful pot of Tea with lovely scone, Jam and Cream. If ever in Canterbury again will go back.

Thank Roy C
Reviewed 22 July 2015

Whilst visiting Canterbury recently we visited here for a cream tea just before they closed. Unlike many establishments the cream tea came with just one scone which is ample as you can never eat two and this is only really an option if two of...More

Thank Emma C
Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

This review is somewhat perplexing. I scored on the basis of great food, but obscene hospitality so pitched midway. There was a blonde waitress that served us perfectly fine, she was friendly and helpful. Our order was taken quickly with no problems. I was disappointed...More

Thank Rosie J
Reviewed 20 July 2015

I've gone for afternoon tea here twice, both times on a groupon offer but I would happy pay full price for the afternoon tea here, it's delicious and they are generous with their portions. Interior is nicely decorated as well, great atmosphere, especially upstairs

Thank Amy A
Reviewed 4 July 2015

We ate here on a summer Saturday lunchtime where you might have expected the place to be full but only about 1/3rd of the tables were full, Nevertheless the food was of a high standard, it is not cheap here but it is done well...More

Thank MrSofthreebridges
Reviewed 7 June 2015 via mobile

We spent the day in Canterbury with friends and popped into this little spot for a coffee and a sweet. What a fun selection of traditional British baked goods! I had a gypsy tart...mmmm...never even heard of that before, but now it is my new...More

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 20 May 2015

My wife and I visited Number 12 twice for brunch/lunch. When the menu says doorstop sandwich, it means proper doorstop sandwich. This cafe does not stint on portions. The soup is freshly made each day, and isn't your run of the mill selection. The cake...More

Thank Blue_Eddie
Reviewed 7 May 2015

We were taken by surprise when the closed notice went up exactly on 4 o'clock. The service then was turned off and we were made to feel distinctly unwelcome with lots of clearing up around us and using the toilet was made to feel a...More

Thank Candlemaker10
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  • Address: 12/13 Sun Street, Canterbury CT1 2HX, England (Formerly Ferns Restaurant & Tearoom)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 781885
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