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Samphire

4 High Street, Whitstable CT5 1BQ, England
+44 1227 770075
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (90 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (44 reviews)
“kedgeree” (23 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 21:30All hours
CUISINES
European, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
4 High Street, Whitstable CT5 1BQ, England
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11 - 20 of 1,130 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'd really wanted to dine here for some time, believing the appearance of the restaurant would mean the food would be right up my street! Bank Holiday Monday evening didn't disappoint and our choice of dishes were tasty and reasonably priced. The staff were really...More

Thank nhu50
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a really excellent restaurant with a really tasty menu. Service was superb, staff attentive and fun, I'm thinking particularly of Mirium. We were treated by my daughter to a lovely meal in a lovely town where they appear to be spoiled for choice...More

Thank Will B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After reading all reviews I was pleased to be able to book a table here however when we arrived a table for two was straight next to us so it was a bit of a squeeze. It was very busy and people on next table...More

Thank tinkerbell187050
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We managed to get a last minute table due to a cancellation on a very busy bank holiday weekend. The staff where very welcoming and food very enjoyable however the restaurant was very hot to the point it made it difficult to enjoy our meals...More

Thank Kellie W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked the restaurant on very short notice due to a cancellation occurring just briefly before. The member of staff on the phone wasn't rude but fairly abrupt. This attitude seemed to carry on throughout the service of our meal but I'm presuming it was due...More

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Advised to book, we found our wooden table duly inscribed with our name in chalk! Nice touch! The menu offered a goodly variety of unique dishes, plus other dishes of the day to choose from. The young serving ladies were extremely smiley, and truly helpful...More

Thank dumbov
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

AMAZING place, the mussels were like butter in the mouth, pork belly gorgeous and fish of the day i.e mackerel, was the best, well done samphire you will be seeing me again

Thank Ben P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A charming, characterful little restaurant. Good food and service. Would recommend. Not the cheapest place, but nice for a treat.

Thank Claire H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here managed to squeeze us in Would book to ensure you get in Lovely menu. Helpful staff and good hearty breakfast Would go again

Thank adamr58
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been going to Whitstable on days out for many years, since we discovered Samphire a few years ago we have a must goto restaurant. Their food is a little bit extra, well thought out, fresh ingredients, perfectly cooked and presented from a kitchen...More

Thank Mark L
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Questions & Answers
magicgrden13
1 September 2017|
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Response from ChrisStubberfield | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is. Two of our party had a beer and my recollection was wine and cocktails too. Hope this helps
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poppyjess
27 June 2017|
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Response from RS54 | Reviewed this property |
Not really, there are vegetarian options but not extensive
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Andie B
1 January 2017|
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Response from bubbles288 | Property representative |
Hi, I'm afraid that as we are such a small restaurant, it isn't practical for us to accept dogs. Kind regards, Caroline
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$27
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 21:30
Monday
10:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
10:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
10:00 - 21:30
Thursday
10:00 - 21:30
Friday
08:30 - 22:00
Saturday
08:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 High Street, Whitstable CT5 1BQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Whitstable
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 770075
  • E-mail
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