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The Pavilion

££ - £££, British,
The Pavilion Harbour Street, Broadstairs CT10 1EU, England
+44 1843 600999
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
The Pavilion Harbour Street, Broadstairs CT10 1EU, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Overall, this is a very good place for lunch (or dinner!) on a sunny summer's day. There is plenty of seating outside and you can observe the beach, the boats, the surfers from the terrace. Fish and chips were very good. Not greasy at all....More

Thank ECW22
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here for lunch with our family from New Zealand,this establishment is in such a beautiful position overlong Broadstairs Harbour

Thank Susan R
PavilionManager, General Manager at The Pavilion, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your post regarding the Pavilion, very pleased you all enjoyed your visit and we hope you will find time to visit us soon. regards Mac Towe

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We revisited the Pavillion after a not brilliant experience last time so I'm writing another review following our return visit. We sat indoors overlooking the beach and garden. I didn't realise that the roof actually folds back to let the lovely breeze in, fantastic for...More

Thank nikkibroadstairs
PavilionManager, General Manager at The Pavilion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Nikki, Thank you for your great post regarding The Pavilion, really pleased you returned for breakfast and all was well for you today. We hope we see you in the future. Regards Mac Towe

Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Had lunch here on the bank holiday weekend, it was really lovely. We had the ploughman's and the special of makeral and spring onion fish cakes, both were delicious and great portions. The food was better quality than I had expected. Our order didn't take...More

Thank claires822
PavilionManager, General Manager at The Pavilion, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for your very positive revue, we do like to receive feed back regarding our business and our customer service, as we always look to meet our customers expectation and more. We look forward to your next visit. Kind regards Mac Towe General...More

Reviewed 24 April 2018

Being on the beach , this place is busy and that comment, made in April gives a clue to what its like at peak season. To me it was a bit downmarket, not very nice inside but very pleasant on the terrace. Or coffee took...More

Thank rodburris
PavilionManager, General Manager at The Pavilion, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2018

Thanks for the review and sorry that we did not meet all your expectations. We have only last year had a complete refurbishment of the main hall and entrance lobby following the addition of the popular ‘Conservatory Bar’ three years prior. We can only offer...More

Reviewed 20 April 2018

It's a beautiful day today and as we had a day off work we decided to head down to the seafront to have breakfast before heading off to do some house-sitting. I'm quite sensitive to the heat so we went just before the sun got...More

Thank nikkibroadstairs
PavilionManager, General Manager at The Pavilion, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

Good morning Nikki, Thank you for your post regarding your visit to us on Friday and bringing this to my attention, I can only apologise for the wait you had in regards to your order for breakfast. I am investigating as to why your order...More

Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Located right on the foreshore, surrounded by the gentle hustle and bustle of daily life, this place is popular with locals and I can see why. We came with our blind and deaf schnauzer Louis and sat inside with a latte and chatted while the...More

Thank UrbanDrifter
Reviewed 2 April 2018

This is the first time I've had to write a critical review. We love having a relaxing coffee in The Pavilion. Each time we visit Broadstairs it's on the list of must-do. Sadly, suddenly things have changed, it's now dog-friendly. A wet day outside didn't...More

Thank Monica W
PavilionManager, General Manager at The Pavilion, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Hello, I was saddened to see you did take to social media after saying you preferred to speak with a manager than post a negative review regarding the Pavilion. The Pavilion’s beach side location means the venue proves very popular with beach users, family visits,...More

Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Not bad meal for a cheap afternoon out, average food but you get what you pay for, would go back for a snack

Thank dgaft
Reviewed 5 March 2018

The Pavilion is at the heart of Broadstairs for a range of occasions from large formal dinners and receptions in the main building to informal family meals with young children in the conservatory. The food is always good and the service very friendly and efficient....More

Thank Sue W
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13 July 2017|
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Response from Dot H | Reviewed this property |
I do not believe the sell much in the way of vegan options sorry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
09:30 - 15:00
09:30 - 15:00
09:30 - 15:00
09:30 - 15:00
09:30 - 15:00
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Pavilion Harbour Street, Broadstairs CT10 1EU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Isle of Thanet  >  Broadstairs
  • Phone Number: +44 1843 600999
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We Provide a selection fine wines, local ales, Chefs specials our menu covers a variety of dishes for all the family. We serve Meals from 9am until 7pm through the summer, please call for more details.
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