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The Old Custom Coffee House

Custom House Harbour Parade, Ramsgate CT11 8LP, England
+44 1843 598755
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
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Custom House Harbour Parade, Ramsgate CT11 8LP, England
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Reviewed 6 October 2016

The menu boards outside tempted us to try this cafe and we were not disappointed. Whitebait was crisp and beautifully presented with a really fresh salad, and the pasta - a special for the day - was really tasty and served as a generous portion....More

Thank r0manmr
Reviewed 5 September 2016

We liked the look of the menu board outside but it was strange getting into the restaurant past the Tourist Information and RNLI shop.We were greeted by a friendly waitress and our order was taken and we were served quite quickly. My husband had nice...More

Thank Lynne C
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Over priced horrendous food. Very very disappointed. Staff was unwelcoming. They charged £2.20 for a small glass of oj. Sausage was re heated as was hash browns. Avoid avoid

Thank mrstoe11
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Don't be fooled by the fact that there are two gift shops in the front. There's a great little cafe in the back that does a good selection of light bites: panninis, jacket potatoes and sandwiches. They also do fab Turkish coffee, which is one...More

Thank DeedeeDavies
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Ordered Jacket potato with prawns, jacket was at least a few days old, was un edible. Prawns were not very nice. My partner had ham egg and chips. The ham was cheap packet ham and was warm with sweat bubbles and brown down the middle....More

Thank Hayley J
Reviewed 25 June 2016

Ten of us arrived without prior warning for lunch and found the staff very accommodating. Naturally, we waited a little longer for our lunch - many different dishes all freshly prepared but were impressed with staff and the food. We returned later for tea and...More

Thank Tess C
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

What a great find for breakfast, good menu with a fair selection, allows dogs in garden area, coffee was devine, woke me up!!

Thank JohnboyM54
Reviewed 19 April 2016

Only wanted a snack and there was plenty of choice here; we chose a mezze to share between two of us and it was very good. Good, friendly service.

Thank Hilary S
Reviewed 7 April 2016

If you enjoyed English restaurants in the 80's then you will find this place nostalgic. Inattentive service, overcooked food with a side order of too expensive. I have ruined better meals than we received at this "restaurant".

Thank Kirsty J
Reviewed 7 April 2016

A great place for people watching in the sunshine while enjoying their well produced coffee and delicious lunches ,

Thank Kim P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Custom House Harbour Parade, Ramsgate CT11 8LP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Isle of Thanet  >  Ramsgate
  • Phone Number: +44 1843 598755
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