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The Royal Hotel Boathouse Bar

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) #38 of 77 Restaurants in Deal ££ - £££ , British,
Beach Street, Deal CT14 6JD, England
+44 1304 375555
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good48%
  • Average23%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fish pie” (6 reviews)
“sandwiches” (6 reviews)
“mange tout” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Beach Street, Deal CT14 6JD, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lovely location, food was good but it was like a 'bear garden'. Very noisy made worse by music played over speakers that you couldn't really hear properly, just a back ground thump, thump, thump. There were dogs where people were eating, one even sitting on...More

Thank sirenaofoare
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch here today and very friendly welcoming staff. Super large size cod and perfectly cooked, crispy batter and moist fish. Needless to say chips & mushy peas were equally excellent. The freshly prepared salad had just the right amount of dressing. Thoroughly enjoyed...More

Thank bct420
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in Deal recently and ate at the Boathouse twice. Staff very friendly and food was good. Would recommend.

Thank alucken
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Th Boathouse Bar seems to be a popular meeting place for locals, especially those with dogs. It is difficult to get a seat at weekends from about 11 am and as far as I know you can't book. Nice outside seating area right on the...More

Thank dupeyabu
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We went to Deal for a day out and decided we wanted to eat somewhere with outside seating. The first place we looked at was the Royal Hotel. The outside seating is virtually a couple of steps to the beach. The food was delivered within...More

Thank Matt B
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Perfect on a sunny morning being able to sit out the front with a great sea view. The breakfast was very good wasn't greasy at all and not too big. Bacon maybe a little under done but I like it crispy so that's just preference....More

Thank Jon F
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Great hotel . Great location looking over the English Channel. Book a room and stay over ... try to book a sea view if at all poss . Stayed in an amazing room last evening with balcony ....Great .

Thank Gareth T
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We had both brunch and dinner at the Boathouse on a recent visit to Deal. Brunch was no frills but decent and quick service. Sitting on the deck In the morning sun was also awesome. Good value brunch but for the hungrier diners you may...More

Thank Summerlacuna
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Popped in here for a few drinks after a morning spent browsing Deal High Street and the Saturday antique market. We arrived in the middle of the lunch time period but despite not wanting food were shown to a large table inside the bar area....More

Thank Trevor J
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Good menu for both food and drinks. Staff is friendly and mostly attentive. Nice atmosphere but can get very busy at the weekends.

Thank 222lorrainee
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beach Street, Deal CT14 6JD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Deal
  • Phone Number: +44 1304 375555
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  • This restaurant is at The Royal Hotel
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