We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

81 Beach Street

81 Beach Street, Deal CT14 6JB, England
+44 1304 368136
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (79 reviews)
“lemon sole” (14 reviews)
“parfait” (10 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00 Hours
International, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
81 Beach Street, Deal CT14 6JB, England
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (1,049)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 1,039 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited the restaurant at lunchtime and chose the 2 courses for £10 which is very good value. The main courses were both well cooked and presented but the puddings were rather disappointing. We also felt that the waiter had a rather condescending attitude which we...More

Thank PWarbeck
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Maybe this was one on those visits where a combination of things going slightly wrong add up to being slightly annoying. First, the most important thing, the food. That was pretty good. I had the spicy breaded squid for starters and the venison Wellington for...More

Thank SalimKent
Reviewed 6 days ago

We are in town and looked up best places to eat. We chose this due to the midweek deal of 2 people 3 courses,get one free. The place was buzzing, with an older crowd, with obviously a good number of regulars. We shared a starter...More

Thank Graham L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely lunch, we chose the set menu and thought terrific value for money. Our fish was beautifully cooked. The waitress was delightful and very helpful. We were visiting the area, but if we were locals, this restaurant would definitely be on the list for many...More

Thank GerrardFamily
81BeachStreet, Public Relations Manager at 81 Beach Street, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello GerrardFamily, Wow thank you for the fantastic review. It is so great to hear that you enjoyed your visit and the fish that you chose. It is also wonderful to hear that our staff were so helpful on your visit. It is such a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited on a busy Saturday evening as a party of 5 including a young adult with additional needs and were treated with great consideration. Some of us ordered starters and the waitress Carolyn ensured that all of us were eating at the same time,...More

Thank AnnieLS
81BeachStreet, Public Relations Manager at 81 Beach Street, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello AnnieLS, We are so pleased to hear that your visit to Beach Street was a great one! It is also fantastic to hear that you were so looked after by our staff, they do try their best to go above and beyond. Our menu...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had the most wonderful food here with friends to celebrate a Birthday. Presentation was superb and the food tasted exceptional- would highly recommend. Sat close to the open kitchen and could see the food being prepared for service- the kitchen was absolutely spotless!More

Thank tdc5
81BeachStreet, Public Relations Manager at 81 Beach Street, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello tdc5, Thank you for the great review for 81 Beach Street, we are so glad to hear that you and your friends enjoyed the celebration with us, and also had a great Birthday! It is great sitting near the kitchen as you can watch...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very tasty meal (steaks) on a Sunday night and were delighted to be accompanied by a singer and guitarist. They were exceptional and really made our evening. We intend to return!More

Thank Bernie B
81BeachStreet, Public Relations Manager at 81 Beach Street, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Bernie B, Thank you for the fantastic feedback, steak is always a great choice and we are so pleased you enjoyed them. We have live music throughout the summer months, which is always an added delight, so do keep your eyes peeled for anymore...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for lunch today The food was very fresh and tasty Very reasonable Waitresses very friendly Service with a smileMore

Thank bowlby1
81BeachStreet, Public Relations Manager at 81 Beach Street, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello bowlby1 It is always great to hear fantastic feedback from our customers so we really appreciate this review. The kitchen and front of house team work hard to provide great fresh food and service with a smile, and it is fantastic that this has...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having just been for lunch, I am sad to say that the service was poor - 3 hours for a lunch, both starter and mains misordered , two drinks forgotten- without apology but the food also disappointing. Was it value for money? - £10 with...More

Thank 78787costa
81BeachStreet, Public Relations Manager at 81 Beach Street, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello 78787costa, Thank you for taking your time writing us a review, we take all feedback extremely serious and always want to put things right with our customers. I do apologise for the poor service and long wait time on the starters and main course....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked just an hour before were due to arrive just to be on the safe side as it was a busy Bank holiday and glad we did as we may not have got in otherwise. The place had a great vibe ----a good mix of...More

Thank TheFutchers
Nearby HotelsSee all 5 hotels in Deal
The Royal Hotel
630 reviews
.03 miles away
Waterfront Hotel
150 reviews
.12 miles away
Dunkerley's Restaurant and Hotel
310 reviews
.14 miles away
Queen Street Hotel
35 reviews
.23 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Victuals & Co
564 reviews
.07 miles away
The Dining Club
246 reviews
.04 miles away
Sea View
514 reviews
.03 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Deal Beach
304 reviews
.05 miles away
Deal Maritime & Local History Museum
106 reviews
.14 miles away
The Astor Theatre
97 reviews
.09 miles away
Deal Pier
456 reviews
.04 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Emma H
30 July 2018|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from 81BeachStreet | Property representative |
Good Evening Emma, 81 always welcome families with children of any age. We have a great kids menu, all made with fresh produce and it's priced dependant on the age of your children, Eg a 2 year old = £2 and they get 2... More
5 March 2018|
Response from 81BeachStreet | Property representative |
You don''t have to book but it's always best too as does get very busy quickly
5 March 2018|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Joebelvedere | Reviewed this property |
It was packed when we went - so booking is a must.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$46
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 81 Beach Street, Deal CT14 6JB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Deal
  • Phone Number: +44 1304 368136
  • E-mail
81 Beach Street is our celebration of what makes good restaurants great - fine food without the fuss.A cross between a restaurant and a bistro we offer an eating experience that goes beyond the need for nourishment.Enjoy the simple things of great food, good chat and great people.Fine food without the fuss.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing