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Aqua 43

43 Albion Street, Broadstairs CT10 1NE, England
+44 1843 862559
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (119 reviews)
“pies” (14 reviews)
“roast dinner” (14 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 20:00 Hours
Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
43 Albion Street, Broadstairs CT10 1NE, England
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Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

A good place for lunch, excellent value, good homemade food. Family run. Always a good size portion. A large selection of different foods. Family friendly. Wheelchair friendly, children’s high chairs.

Thank kaym931
Reviewed 12 October 2018

Our first thought was 'by the harbour' but nowhere was inviting, so we stepped back a couple of streets. Aqua 43 is immaculate, friendly and some of the best fish and chips I've had. Glass of wine too.

Thank Graham K
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

A nice friendly local restaurant. Well worth a try. The food was nice. I had fish and chips it was good. Dont let the the unusual decor put you off.

Thank Kyla A
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Good location. Clean and spacious - plenty of seating. Reasonable prices for the quality of the hand made pies and tarts. Staff attentive and friendly. Specials board - good selection inc the cheese, leek and potato tart with new pot and salad, lovely texture. really...More

Thank Moira K
Reviewed 8 September 2018

First of all, this restaurant is immaculately clean, which I like very much. Secondly, they obviously cook the food to order, so it does take a little time to come, but the service is charming, and nothing seems to be too much trouble. My husband...More

Thank Go803145
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

We ate here yesterday with our young child who finds it difficult to sit still. Nothing was too much trouble for the waitress, she was probably the most attentive friendliest waitress we have come across for a long time and gave us local history of...More

Thank Adventurer510461
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Excellent service..well cooked tasty and plentiful...great Fish and chips..Whole family happy ! Great service !

Thank podman1454
Reviewed 2 September 2018

We were looking at different restaurants during the day to return to either later that night or the following night. We were enticed inside to look at their specials board and were pleasantly surprised. So decided to book for the following night, Friday, as we...More

Thank Denise195518
trevor e, Owner at Aqua 43, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Hi Denise. There are two very large boards in the restaurant, one has the desserts on and the other , which for your info is 5ft square , has the daily specials on it , I’m a little bit flabbergasted as to how you missed...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018

We visit this fish restaurant whenever we visit Broadstairs. It was busier yesterday than usual. The food and quality of service is very good. Fish and chips is a little pricey, but worth paying the extra as very nice. Yesterday there was a small problem,...More

Thank Kungfupanda69
trevor e, Owner at Aqua 43, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Hi Marcos. On exceptionally busy days there is obviously going to be a wait , we have 60 covers and every meal is cooked from fresh , sometimes I wish the customers coukd come into the kitchen and see how hard and quickly we work...More

Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

My friend and I visited Aqua 43 for the first time and we were impressed with the service we only had chicken and chips but it was cooked perfectly just the way we asked.The staff were friendly and welcoming, nothing seemed too much trouble. We...More

Thank Caroline J
trevor e, Owner at Aqua 43, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Hi Caroline. Thank you for taking the time to write a lovely review , we are a family run business , without exception , all my staff love working at Aqua 43 and our customers definitely pick this up Best regards. Trevor

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Questions & Answers
Peter W
4 June 2017|
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Response from Elizabeth W |
Yes there's gluten free batter for example but it is cooked in the same oil, for more information there is a allergy book for all customers to view on request :)
19 September 2016|
Response from CassandraHolly | Reviewed this property |
Yes it did have home made vegetarian dishes and really good food.
18 September 2016|
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Response from Pascale L | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I have had an email to try and answer your question? Regards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Albion Street, Broadstairs CT10 1NE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Isle of Thanet  >  Broadstairs
  • Phone Number: +44 1843 862559
  • E-mail
Traditional English menu . Our most popular being Fish and chips and Roast dinners , great for families with a vast selection of meals for the kids. A family run business since 1972 .
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