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Roost Restaurant & Cafe

19 Cliff Terrace | Cliftonville, Margate CT9 1RU, England
+44 1843 229708
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lobster” (12 reviews)
“asian salad” (8 reviews)
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British, Street Food, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
19 Cliff Terrace | Cliftonville, Margate CT9 1RU, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were visitors to Margate and were told to try here. We had a quick lunch and wish we had been hungrier so we could have ordered more! All the food was fresh and amazing flavours and just delicious. Service superb and very friendly welcome....More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I loved this place! The food was delicious and the young staff were just great. They made a lone female diner feel very welcome. Would recommend without hesitation.

Thank rovyyug
Reviewed 3 days ago

I wasn't expecting such tasty food. Delicious and plentiful. The meat in the burgers was superb, the tempura crab actually tasted like crab and was so easy to eat, and ribs were just perfectly cooked. Looked like a family business and made you feel at...More

Thank Félix F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a lovely, tasty,and interesting meal at Roost. The starters were tasty and the main - lobster - was delicious. Great staff,and a fun place to eat.

Thank SpWeb
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a party of 24 for a joint birthday do here, and booked the place exclusively for the evening. The food was great, all the staff including the owners were lovely and did everything for us in having a very enjoyable, relaxed and memorable...More

Thank Matt K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely lunch at Roost last week. Simple food done beautifully - they obviously know what they’re doing

Thank alisonlove
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been in Margate for 6 days now and eating out was a problem every night. Tonight that all changed. We found The Roost and do they serve good food. My wife and me really had a great meal. The Mad Cow burger is...More

Thank Jumperjack1963
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Six months ago I needed to lose weight for my prostrate health. I lost two stone by cutting out dairy, red meat and all unessasary sugar e.g. sweets, cakes, biscuits etc and so I love eating in mainly Vegetarian/Vegan restaurants. My Daughter took my Wife,...More

Thank Dan C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal at The Roost, the menu had a good selection, something for most tastes I would think, the staff were very friendly and looked after us very well, will definitely return when we get a chance.

Thank Steve E
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Amazing food. Lovely, friendly staff. Relaxed vibe. Highly recommended & would definitely go back! Especially loved the haloumi burger & the Asian slaw. Kids menu was really good value too & got a double thumbs up from my son.

Thank Kateabella
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Questions & Answers
10 July 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Minicorrect | Property representative |
We take online bookings via our website front page. And we like to think we're child friendly! We won the Family Friendly business award last year and have a games room in our basement with free pool and ping pong, kids... More
LindseyAnne B
30 March 2018|
Response from Minicorrect | Property representative |
We have both but are fully booked tomorrow. So sorry.
Lucie R
11 February 2018|
Response from Mrs P | Reviewed this property |
Yes , you can make reservations .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$39
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Visa, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Cliff Terrace | Cliftonville, Margate CT9 1RU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Isle of Thanet  >  Margate
  • Phone Number: +44 1843 229708
  • E-mail
Street Food on Sea. Modern, fresh, locally-sourced food lovingly prepared by Head Chef Melanie Mountfield and her team.
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