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The Pier

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16-18 Richmond Street, Herne Bay CT6 5LP, England
+44 1227 744433
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Overview
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (60 reviews)
“panini” (5 reviews)
“chicken” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Seafood, Fast food, British, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
£
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LOCATION
16-18 Richmond Street, Herne Bay CT6 5LP, England
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1 - 10 of 193 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Decided to pop down to Herne Bay for the day and after a long walk from Tankerton my wife and I were famished. The Pier was the first place we stumbled across. Unlike most cafes, dogs were welcome so the three of us sat down...More

Thank DavidFox
Peter R, Manager at The Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for the lovely review - we are glad you enjoyed the food and the service. We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The fish and chips here are what great British fish and chips are all about. I don't much enjoy dining in here but the takeaway experience is second to none. I usually have haddock and chips. The management have changed and the chips are better...More

Thank Peter S
Peter R, Manager at The Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for the great review! We are glad to hear you enjoy the food. We are always open to suggestions on how we can improve, so if you have any suggestions to improve our dine in facilities please let us know. We look forward...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had lunch here today, our first visit since The Pier has been under new ownership. The fish and chips were delicious and freshly cooked for us. A generous portion, piping hot and served with a slice of lemon, and the best chips I’ve tasted...More

Thank Beverley F
Peter R, Manager at The Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for the great review! We are glad that you enjoyed your meal and we look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely meal here very good price and lovely people excellent service couldn't fault them fish chips peas and aa cup of coffee for under £6

Thank Phil H
Peter R, Manager at The Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for the lovely review, we look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Saveloy’s were all cold and so were the chips. We are less than a mile away from the shop. We couldn’t finish our food. Won’t be ordering from there again.

Thank Heather F
Peter R, Manager at The Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We are sorry to hear that you have had a bad experience, but would love if you gave us another chance. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

I am a keen take away eater and I have tried most if not all chippys in Herne Bay, The pier fish and chips on Richmond street is by far the best in the area, not only do they offer a big range of dishes...More

1  Thank Joshua L
Peter R, Manager at The Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for the great review, we are glad you loved the food and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely meal here great service and generous portions. Very tasty and value for money will definitely come back.

Thank Lllwing
Peter R, Manager at The Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2017

Thank you, we look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 15 July 2017

As a citizen of Whitstable/Tankerton, I have a choice of some of the best fish and chip shops in Kent, so I was taken by surprise when The Pier turned out to be the equal of the best of them. Caught out by hunger pangs...More

Thank JohnPaulIII
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

It really enjoyed the fish and chips, the batter was great, the fish was very fresh l will defiantly go there again

Thank Maysou
Reviewed 24 June 2017

My husband, daughter and I had lunch here while on a day visit. The staff were very welcoming, the menu is traditional seaside fare and the prices are good value. I chose the smaller portion of fish and chips which was plenty for me. I...More

2  Thank NessaBS
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Meena E
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Response from Pauline F | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They allowed our dogs in and I have seen other dogs inside. Might depend on how busy they are.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 19:00
Monday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16-18 Richmond Street, Herne Bay CT6 5LP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Herne Bay
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 744433
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