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Royal Naval Reserve Restaurant

££ - £££, British,
28-30 High Street, Whitstable CT5 1BQ, England
+44 1227 272068
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible7%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
28-30 High Street, Whitstable CT5 1BQ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We went in here a few weeks ago after struggling to find somewhere to eat at lunch time. Great selection of beers, and the food was very tasty. Bar staff were very friendly and helpful and went out of their way to make sure we...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Nesto69
Reviewed 6 days ago

You never can tell what a place is like sometimes. We had just got to Whitstable, parked, and settled into our lovely accommodation, then ventured out, to get watered and fed. We were hungry, so was looking for some place near. A few of the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank omega132857
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went today to this restaurant, with friends, for a pre Christmas Christmas dinner. The welcome was amazing. Staff couldn't do enough for us. The waitress, Kelly, went above and beyond the remit fir her job, beibg particularly helpful towards two very ekderly members of...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Bevely A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family have been patronising this restaurant for more than 20 years. It has been a regular in the annual family calendar but we had not visited for a few years until October when we went on a family holiday to Sittingbourne. “Let’s go to...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 832lizk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Gorgeous Sunday roast, excellent service. Highly recommended. Dog friendly too. Kelly and Christian made us feel really welcome!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank samanthasA7890PP
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had an excellent Sunday lunch today in this family run pub. We called in on the off-chance as everywhere else in Whitstable seemed to be full. Although it was busy when we arrived we found a table and were very pleasantly surprised by the Sunday...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Sarah R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Whitstable for the day and stumbled on this pub, what a find fantastic meal. The service from Christian and Kelly was second to none, I would highly recommend this to anyone, good food, freshly cooked. Well done to all the Staff here....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank DBPfleetrisk
Reviewed 15 October 2018

If you are a vegetarian it's sometimes difficult to get good vegetarian pub food but at the Royal Naval Reserve it's definitely not a problem. We had the mushroom and squashed spinach risotto which was delicious and the portions are generous with lots of freshly...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 14Sanddancer55
Reviewed 15 September 2018

This pub is lovely real home cooking. we had the roasted pork belly was the best we have tasted also the steak n ale pie soooo lovely yummy soooo filling .very nice landlord made to feel extremely welcome .give a try little gem in the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank EssexFunseeker1
Reviewed 9 September 2018

We have visited this establishment a number of times over the past few years on our Bowls Day in Whitstable and each time we have been very pleased in what we have received. This year was no exception when we arrived and was given a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Bruciesmate
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tom b
5 August 2017|
Response from Lizald5 | Reviewed this property |
It's not a residential area, it's the High Street, slap bang in the centre of an extremely busy town. Why is it OK to buy a property near a business that's been going since goodness knows when, and try and stop them earning... More
Peter L
29 November 2016|
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Response from Chardanna | Reviewed this property |
Lunchtime 12-3 in the week and 12-4 Sundays All proper homecooked food🙌
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28-30 High Street, Whitstable CT5 1BQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Whitstable
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 272068
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