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86 High Street, Rochester ME1 1JY, England
+44 1634 847776
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 - 16:00
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Had a lovely meal lunchtime with friends, superb food with friendly service, will most certainly return.

Thank Tony H
London, United Kingdom
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132 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very well-situated close to the castle and cathedral. Restaurant has an old-fashioned appearance but the food was delicious with some clever modern touches also beautifully presented. Gluten-free choices clearly indicated on the menu.Pleasant and efficient service. Good value set menu lunch.

Thank Carol G
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a gorgeous roast dinner, roast pork with a bowl full of crackling. Delicious gravy followed by bread n butter pudding which was scrummy. Quirky comfortable surroundings. The waitresses are always so sweet & attentive.

Thank girksandscoiterd
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really lovely waitresses from Poland who know what service should make you feel like... special and well looked after. I had a very tender and decent portion of roast beef with a lovely jus and trimmings. Started with a parfait and brioche and finished with a chocolate torte all nicely presented. My only observation was the owner (pleasant enough) but... More 

Thank Mark C
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

This is my third visit to the Atrium for Sunday lunch. Each time it is a little bit quirkier but that is part of the appeal. Fantastic roast beef followed by bread and butter pudding for me, apple crumble for hubby. Polite waitresses and even the chef puts in an appearance when the rush dies down ... if you want... More 

Thank crincrins
Basildon, United Kingdom
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778 reviews
530 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 393 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

Visited for lunch before a cinema trip. Chose not to have a starter. Main was oa Barbary duck leg with veg and chips. The leg was beautifully cooked and the meat just fell off the bone. Dessert was roasted plums in port with clotted cream. It was sensational. Apparently the toilets were ice cold too. Chef served the dessert herself... More 

Thank Hoppityskip
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Reviews are up and down for the Atrium and I'm the first to agree - previous visits have had great food, weird courses, arguments with the owner, ignorant service. I'm giving this visit 5/5 as this was a pre Christmas booking for four upstairs in a packed venue - considering the smallish kitchens, the cook-to-order came at a good period... More 

Thank MonochromeUK
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

The restaurant itself is very warm and cosy, with beautiful decor and friendly staff. The food is well-conceived, but unfortunately the execution was poor. The mussels had a strong fishy smell and were inedible. Salmon blinis were small, and slightly over-cooked. The pork belly meat was not of good quality, and the cabbage and bacon (which had been forgotten) was... More 

Thank Jess E
Kent, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

We have a table booked for our Christmas dinner tonight at 5pm. Our taxi was a bit late and we where 5 mins later for our booking and as soon as we got here the owner told us we are later and 'you need to be gone by half 7'. The food was absolutely disgusting. I had patè for a... More 

Thank eloisemartine
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

Friendly staff excellent food very reasonably priced, ignore some of these bad reviews as the people are idiot's

Thank Phil S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
British, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86 High Street, Rochester ME1 1JY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +44 1634 847776

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?