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Eating Out

Eating Out

Whitstable has a full range of eateries. You will be able to find something that appeals to you. From Fish Restaurants,  near the working fishing harbour , to Authentic Moroccan at the other by the historic railway. Whitstable has a wonderful range of places to eat.  

Renowned throughout Kent and the U.K for its Oysters ….. or you may just want good old fish and chips on the beach to watch sunset, whatever your mood.  

Most places are trying to offer either takeaway, delivery or both during the current tier systems.

The Umberella Cafe


Pearsons Arms

Known for its fresh seafood, this 18th Century pub and restaurant next to the sea and beach in a very pretty alley way known as the Horsebridge.

Tel: 01227 272 005

Quayside Free house

Has a wide food and wine selection. Located at the end of the Harbour Street, the pub has a patio area for alfresco dining.

67, Harbour Street Tel: 01227 262 006 (pub)

Potato Tomato

Plant based foods to delight. Wonderful Lunch and dinner as well as snacks and soups.


Potato Tomato – The Eatery 49 Oxford Street, Whitstable Kent CT51DB

To make a booking call – 07708 821982 or email

Hours: Wednesday 12pm – 4pm Thursday: 12pm – 4pm Friday: 12pm – 4pm Saturday: 10am – 4pm

Check the website and Facebook for evening openings

The Tudor

This family run restaurant is situated in a 17th Century building in the heart of Whitstable, and has been serving visitors to Whitstable for over 50 years.

The Tudor is fully licensed and offers traditional English breakfast, High tea to Sunday Roast and much more.  The friendly atmosphere and traditional surroundings provide visitor with a real flavour of this fishing town.

29, Harbour Street, Tel:01227 273 167 Tudortearooms.co.uk

Wheelers Oyster Bar

Serving the best in European and locally-sourced seafood, this quaint Victorian parlour has been open for business for over 150 years.  Due to its popularity it’s best to book in advance.

8, High Street Tel: 01227 273 311

The Crab and Winkle Restaurant

The acclaimed Crab and Winkle restaurant serves a range of seafood, and meat dishes, located in Whitstable’s historic harbour.

Tel: 01227 779 377

Lunch and Specials

Cafe and Kitchen

Harbour Street : Weekly changing board with interesting flavours from around the world. Also teas ,coffee and cakes. https://www.cafeandkitchen.co.uk/

For a list of other restaurants in Whitstable on Google search