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55 St. Peters Street, Canterbury CT1 2BE, England
+44 1227 462194
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
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British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
55 St. Peters Street, Canterbury CT1 2BE, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Another lovely meal, served with personal courtesy. The food is very well presented and tastes as good as it looks, the set menu is excellent value; 2 courses for £13.95 and three courses for £16.95 and has a good variety. Today I had the Sea...More

1  Thank MeBeTe
Reviewed 6 days ago

Good choice of lunch time meals/snacks available. Can get quite crowded downstairs, but it is the food that counts!

1  Thank philipthompson49
Reviewed 1 week ago

Three of us decided to have lunch here one week day on the spur of the moment. We just ordered main courses and it was nearly empty. After waiting 45 mins my friend complained, as people were coming in after us, and being served. There...More

1  Thank Y F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Value for money lunch ... two courses for about £10 with a three course option for £12.95 ....plenty of choice on menu ... very close to Marlowe theatre and river trip...would go again 👍🏻😀

1  Thank BEV2312
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here around 4.00 for an early dinner. The lunch menu was still on offer: 3 courses for £12.95. Wide choice - calamari, garlic mushrooms, pate etc for starters and mains included: sea bass, burger, belly pork. All were freshly cooked. Service was impeccable.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called into this restaurant for lunch on a day visit to Canterbury and opted for the fixed price lunch menu. I ordered garlic mushrooms for a starter and sea bass for mains, both courses were absolutely delicious, the sea bass dish was so flavoursome, well...More

1  Thank EssexReviewer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for somewhere to eat before we caught the train we decided to try Marlowe's as the menu looked good. It's small and simple but the service was very friendly and prompt. You can order a set price 2 or 3 dish deal and that...More

1  Thank Clare013
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We dined around 7 30 and there was only one person serving. He worked incredibly hard but as the restaurant filled he was literally running. The set menu offered a good choice of 2 or 3 courses and overall it was an enjoyable experience

1  Thank Leslie H
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Wow very nice amazing price for the great quality . Very good service and ask for advise , we did and happy that we did dessert home made tiramisu, banoffee pie and panna cotta. Best family meal day out.

3  Thank Manuel F
Reviewed 11 August 2017

This is now the favourite restaurant for myself and my friend whom I introduced to it. It has a good atmosphere with doors opening on to the main street in Canterbury. Their salad is to die for, really crispy and delicious with a lovely dressing....More

2  Thank Helene R
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30 November 2016|
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Response from David C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry we haven't been for a while
Matt S
8 August 2016|
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Response from Alan R | Reviewed this property |
I really don't know, we went with friends and it was just ok nothing outstanding
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 St. Peters Street, Canterbury CT1 2BE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 462194
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