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Alimo Restaurant

Railway Arches, Oxford Street | Railway Arches, Whitstable CT5 1DA, England
+44 1227 272725
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tagine” (42 reviews)
“mini meze” (13 reviews)
“fish stew” (11 reviews)
Opens in 28 min
All hours
Moroccan, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Railway Arches, Oxford Street | Railway Arches, Whitstable CT5 1DA, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a lovely restaurant. You maybe would not know it from the outside but inside it has a charming Moroccan style interior nestled inside two railway arches. Staff are excellent: friendly and attentive with just the right level of service. The two owners are...More

Thank see-food-eat-it
Reviewed 3 days ago

My daughter and I visited on 24 June for an evening meal - we booked a table because we had heard the restaurant got busy, and we were pleased that we did, because it already had quite a few people. We ordered a mixed started...More

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 4 days ago

Lovely restaurant in Whitstable. Quirky location under the railway arches (which just adds to the atmosphere), very authentic Moroccan decor (with lamps, comfy sofas and cushions). Food was excellent and easily catered for us as vegetarians (vegetable tagine, couscous, grilled courgette and feta and mini...More

Thank Millie2003Uk
Reviewed 6 days ago

Don't be put off by its location underneath the railway bridge. Inside the decor provides an authentic setting with a choice of two rooms which are quite different in their respective feel. The food is excellent in taste and value. Good quality wine too. Very...More

Thank Seasonedtraveller142
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've just come back from having a meal at Alimo, and we were so pleased with our experience. The service was good, all the wait staff were polite, efficient and well informed. The food was beautiful, so well cooked and delicately seasoned! I'd seen a...More

Thank clockworkgeisha
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have visited this restaurant a few times now and we are never disappointed. The food is fabulous, the restaurant decor is really charming and relaxing and the staff are friendly. We have visited with friends and also with kids and have had a super...More

Thank Sally P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have raved about this place before. It is a little out of central Whitstable, and hence under-used. We went on a Wednesday, which is meze special night. Good and tasty, but not as good as their a la carte items. The Redhead is absolutely...More

Thank Clive W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went on the last evening off our stay in Whitstable. We fancied a taste of Morocco or Andalusia.Interesting surroundings and location under a railway bridge from which the rumbling sometimes could be heard but not a bother. I had a starter of squid and...More

Thank bluetunney
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we had a selection of starters to share and was not at all disappointed, First class food and service. Good value too. Highly recommend.

Thank Kim W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately, the service was extremely bad and the staff need to learn the very basic on how to serve and speak with a customer.More

Thank JoseOliveira81
Ouaachou, Owner at Alimo Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there I am very sorry to hear that you are not happy however we tried our best to accommodate you considering you have rang us in the middle of a busy night and you never mentioned the baby and the pram in my opinion...More

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Are your chicken/meat halal by any chance?
15 March 2015|
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Response from chrispkelly | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but I can't help. But a quick call to them or any email and they will tell you 01227 272725 Chris
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$21
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Railway Arches, Oxford Street | Railway Arches, Whitstable CT5 1DA, England (Formerly Whistlestop Restaurant)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Whitstable
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 272725
  • E-mail
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