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Roost Restaurant & Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

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Street Food on Sea. Modern, fresh, locally-sourced food lovingly prepared by Head Chef Melanie Mountfield and her team. #notjustchicken
US$7 - US$53
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
British, Street Food, Barbecue, Diner
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
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All reviews chicken sweet potato fries burger lobster ribs asian salad buddha bowl corn on the cob salted caramel tart salt and pepper squid tempura chili dog pulled pork chorizo mad cow games room lovely food great service
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited last night with a group of 11 including 9 children. I can’t thank the hardworking staff enough for being so welcoming and kind. Such a busy busy buzzy place and the lovely Rose (?) and the other lovely waiting guy were clearly trying...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Melp30
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited with 2 friends for a pre show meal , and was presently surprised , the food was really good and best thing was the food was nice and hot , very reasonable price and plenty of it , will definitely return .

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 540karenr
Reviewed 1 week ago

Didn’t realise that it was as busy as it was and took the only unreserved two seats. It’s got no airs and no graces, it simply is what it is. Not a bad menu, not a huge choice but it allows you to create your...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Hoppityskip
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A really lovely and quirky restaurant, with amazing food, big portions and full of flavour! Highly recommend. A great view too out to sea!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Venture108370
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and a friend visited yesterday on a day out in Margate. I’d read the great reviews of Roost on Trip Advisor and it certainly didn’t disappoint. My friend loved their house burger, and I had the falafel burger which was delicious and you could...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Manotaur
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff here were very friendly and helpful. Knowing we only had an hour to eat in between activities we were doing in Margate, we were able to pre order our food so that it was ready when we arrived which was such a helpful...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank jimpac1983
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a good early evening meal here on 21/2/19. 4 adults, 6 children (5-12). Shabby chic with a creative vibe. Good tasty food, generous portions. Casual atmosphere - lots of families. Large playroom downstairs for kids to entertain themselves whilst waiting for food. Adults safely...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank agoughpalmer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

popped in had nice coffee and a gluten free brownie.it was busy as school holidays . brownie was small tasted very nice same as coffee was small as well . £6.50 was overpriced for what it was . quirky place reminds of maybe notting hill...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank cockneycabby
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

All three of us enjoyed this little restaurant and cafe by the sea. It looks like the kind of place that may just do vegan food (nothing wrong with that) but had a good range of food. We had a nice bottle of wine and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank ClueHQ-Brentwood
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You was highly recommend by a close friend. My meal was absolutely amazing and my MadCow Burger 🍔 with sides was great. Friendly Staff great surroundings. Stongly recomend this restaurant. I Will be back again. DezWez69 style Bespoke designer fashions. Well done on beautiful ambiance...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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14 November 2018|
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Response from Storm H | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do a budda bowl for vegans and other options and for veggies too
10 July 2018|
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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
30 March 2018|
Response from Minicorrect | Property representative |
We have both but are fully booked tomorrow. So sorry.
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