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Tea & Times

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36A High Street, Whitstable CT5 1BQ, England
+44 1227 262639
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (36 reviews)
“cake” (20 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
36A High Street, Whitstable CT5 1BQ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The sandwiches here are truly wonderful, simple, fresh and of the highest quality. Fresh cakes are prepared every day and it is very friendly. The only frustration I have and this was the same as when I used to visit each week many years ago...More

Thank foodiefanaticsguide
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tea and Times is a friendly, welcoming cafe in the heart of Whitstable. We have visited many times and have never been let down. They do a great English breakfast cooked to perfection everytime, good tea and coffee, and their carrot and pineapple cake is...More

Thank Sarah J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great breakfast Sausages and bacon were top quality and all cooked to perfection Staff very friendly even though the place was busy Have lived in Whitstable all my life so I ask myself why have I not tried Tea & Times before! Well...More

Thank cartercrew11
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

Came here today for a light lunch, had the bacon and egg on brown bread. Was absolutely to die for. The staff are friendly and helpful too.

Thank s0uthw0rthb
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

With everywhere else full, I ventured in here. A decent bar/cafe, nice scone and none coffee in a mug. Plenty of seating upstairs. Nothing special particularly but fine for a drink. Shabby chic decor. Toilets. Wifi. Friendly staff. Would return.

Thank Jennifer P
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Lovely clean tea rooms, soft music, polite staff and the best Victoria sponge ever. Not a bad price, £5 for tea and cake and they had decaff and skimmed milk. Excellent.

Thank KittyPhilTom
Reviewed 8 June 2018

There is a laid-back, welcoming feel about this café, that sense that everybody can pull up a seat and be treated with courtesy and respect. And even if you don't come back for a few days, or weeks, they remember your order and are unfailingly...More

Thank JujurAmat
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Came in here for lunch, specifically for the jacket potatoes, due to two of the party being gluten intolerant. The jacket potatoes were delicious and plentiful! The choice of fillings were vast! The coffees were also really nice! Definitely worth it.

Thank Rachel V
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Tea and Times is one of the oldest and best cafe in Whitstable. I get so sick of the DFLs (down from London) complaining about places like this. They ruin it for the locals as the DFLs are so rude and moany. Just go back...More

Thank lucy140908
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

A great find on the high street. We shared two thick and chunky brown bread sandwiches. One was apple and Brie - an unexpected but great combination - and the other mackerel and cucumber. Although it looks like a small cafe from the road, there’s...More

Thank AnInspectorCalls_Rob
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36A High Street, Whitstable CT5 1BQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Whitstable
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 262639
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