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Blooms @ the 1/4

2-4 South Street, Folkestone CT20 1RW, England
+44 1303 250397
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“scotch egg” (35 reviews)
“chilli beef” (10 reviews)
“steak” (38 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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LOCATION
2-4 South Street, Folkestone CT20 1RW, England
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1 - 10 of 554 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We originally booked for 3 then on arrival asked if my elderly parents could join us. Front of house lady couldn’t do enough for us. Made to feel very welcome and good food enjoyed by all. Thank you and well done

Thank Michelle N
Carol G, Owner at Blooms @ the 1/4, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you Michelle for your lovely review we are pleased you enjoyed your visit .

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an enjoyable meal celebrating a family birthday. The food was lovely and so was the wine. The service was ok.

Thank 163anon
Carol G, Owner at Blooms @ the 1/4, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your comments we are pleased you enjoyed you celebrations .

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice open airy restaurant. providing a good range of open sandwiches & other light snacks plus a very reasonably priced set menu.It is close to the harbour with paying parking nearby. Recommend the open beef sandwich on white bloomer. Very good service and friendly pleasant...More

Thank lizanneSurrey
Carol G, Owner at Blooms @ the 1/4, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for you lovely comments they are very much appreciated .

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a lovely intimate lunch for 5. Started off with cocktails and finished with prosecco. The staff were attentive and knowledgeable, the food was timely, well presented and tasty. The atmosphere was 'just so' and a really good time was had by all.

Thank joannaterry45
Carol G, Owner at Blooms @ the 1/4, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write your review I am so. Pleased you enjoyed your birthday lunch .

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had the most fabulous evening very difficult to find a nice restaurant in Folkestone but this place really is a gem. They catered for our gluten and milk allergies which meant we had a brilliant three course new and the cost was very reasonableness. All...More

Thank Gareth E
Carol G, Owner at Blooms @ the 1/4, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Garth for your lovely comments and pleased you enjoyed your evening .

Reviewed 12 June 2018

After a slight hiccup with my steak which was resolved swiftly and efficiently my wife and I enjoyed probably the best ribeye I have had! And well done to Katie who looked after us!

Thank MTRB44
Carol G, Owner at Blooms @ the 1/4, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your comment I am pleased your problem was soon resolved and you enjoyed your steak .

Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

We gook my elderly parents for a meal. My partner just ate the scotch egg with home made piccalilli, my Father had roast chicken, my Mum had a very tasty prawn linguini and I chose the tasty braised steak and mushroom pie with a red...More

Thank SteMar247
Carol G, Owner at Blooms @ the 1/4, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your positive feedback I am pleased you enjoyed your visit .

Reviewed 2 June 2018

Food was lovely as was the cocktail. Only downer was I had ordered a sweet but after half an hour still hadn't arrived. Asked where it was and told would be 10 minutes! Said had to leave so cancelled it. Not sure why it took...More

Thank Elaine O
Carol G, Owner at Blooms @ the 1/4, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Elaine for your comments . I am so sorry about the delay with your sweet . I am pleased you enjoyed the rest of your meal .

Reviewed 26 May 2018

So helpful, we stayed for one of the best lunches, with cool drinks, a strawberry cocktail with my delicious chicken pate, it was so nice extra bread was requested to mop up the chutney. The food was very interesting and something for all tastes. Pleasantly...More

Thank Elizabeth J
Carol G, Owner at Blooms @ the 1/4, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Elizabeth for your lovely review I will pass your comment on to our team .

Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Oh dear Oh dear... Friends said you must try Blooms and so we did today and if my roast pork was anything to go by we wont be rushing back! Took 40 mins to deliver the 2 roast porks and 1 fish & chips (...More

Thank 764gareth
Carol G, Owner at Blooms @ the 1/4, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

The blooms team are sorry you didn't have a good experience with our Sunday roast which we normally have positive feedback . If you would like to contact blooms we will be more than happy to discuss your problems on the day .

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Theresa H
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Response from Matt W | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There is a decent children's menu - although the menu is quite sophisticated (think lasagne rather than beans and chips!) only major issue for kidsis that service can be a little slow, and it's not got any kids play... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2-4 South Street, Folkestone CT20 1RW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Folkestone
  • Phone Number: +44 1303 250397
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Description
Blooms is a contemporary, modern restaurant with a theatre style kitchen serving good quality Mediterranean food. All of our dishes are freshly prepared on site and range from locally sourced fish, grilled meats and salads to pizzas, pastas, risottos and freshly baked homemade breads.
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