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The Monument

££ - £££, British,
32 Church Street, Whitstable CT5 1PH, England
+44 1227 264155
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chicken pie” (5 reviews)
“pavlova” (8 reviews)
“sunday roast” (14 reviews)
Closes in 3 min
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
32 Church Street, Whitstable CT5 1PH, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

Returned here once more for ‘Steak Saturday’ Perfectly cooked steak with all the trimmings. Good value too!

Thank TomHungry08
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there with my family to watch the fire works,and to have a meal! Staff was helpful and friendly,food was spot on 👍🏻 Live music was very entertaining and the free firework display was added bonus!

3  Thank Inspire64476617452
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First and last time to the pub, was very cold, ate lunch with my coat on. Food was average to poor. Specifically the Yorkshire puddings were burnt and soggy at the same time. Too expensive for a substandard meal. The saving grace was the waiter....More

1  Thank carol_mac09
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

... the food was really good. Very generous Sunday lunch, and top pudding menu. Nothing too fancy, but really solid, good pub fare. The inside is a bit old-fashioned - a bit like stepping back into the 70s - but the staff were great, and...More

1  Thank Surreymumm
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

As a Group of 6 friends we visited this pub for a Sunday lunch, off the back of good recommendations on here (and other sites) - we had a really missed experience. Service was good, although all the staff were dressed & wearing me-up like...More

Thank MrsLordy
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

VISITED with the kids. My husband ordered steak which was cooked to perfection. My older son had a burger which was also lovely. My younger son had pizza from the children's menu. It was basic but okay. I ordered lasagne it was okay. But nothing...More

Thank Pam L
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Stayed 1 night in Whitstable. Googled for eateries Monument came up liked the reviews and it was a good choice cant fault the food or service.

1  Thank biburybill
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Great pub to visit. It’s a busy place, good atmosphere with friendly attentive bar staff. We enjoyed the lovely bar food which arrived promptly. It was fresh and the portion size brill. The toilets were kept lovely and clean which is in my book a...More

1  Thank nicholashutchings1
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Four of us dined on a Sunday, we ordered the Sunday lunch, 2 ordered the chicken, 1 the ham, 1 the lamb. The roast potatoes where burnt and soggy, and had a strange taste, like they had been re-heated in the microwave. The chicken meals...More

Thank holly b
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

My nephew had a christening here yesterday. What a beautiful place to have it lovely location and friendly staff. Drinks are reasonably price too. The garden area was very nice and we was lucky to have the weather. Food was laid on and that was...More

1  Thank RossB1116
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3 January 2018|
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Response from Likeit1960 | Reviewed this property |
I would ring beforehand, as they are very busy on sundays
Mavis P
30 November 2016|
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Response from Norma R | Reviewed this property |
I think they have a party menu as they were catering for a local company group when we were having lunch. Give them a call and I am sure they can help. Also a group of about 12 people from a local firm had just had lunch... More
Carolyn G
27 October 2016|
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Response from Thomas R | Reviewed this property |
Don't thinks so in the restaurant area, may be allowed in the bar area but not where people are eating.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Church Street, Whitstable CT5 1PH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Whitstable
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 264155
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