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It’s got a lot better

This is the second time I’ve eaten in the monument the first time was a 2 to 2.5 stars. With vegan... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2018
Canterbury, United Kingdom
via mobile
A very pleasant surprise

We visited The Monument after both spending a month trying a vegan diet, and boy were we glad we... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Andy M
via mobile
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“bbq burger”(2 reviews)
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The Monument is Canterbury's original plant based public house. Serving real local ales, craft beers, premium cocktails and classic pub fare. For those of you looking for somewhere to be of an evening with a vibrant atmosphere then look no further...more
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37 St. Dunstans Street, Canterbury CT2 8BZ, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited The Monument after both spending a month trying a vegan diet, and boy were we glad we did! I had a BBQ burger, with chips and salad, my partner a blue cheese and bacon burger. Obviously, there was no meat involved (The Monument...More

Thank Andy M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for a romantic meal and Bloody Mary with my partner. They were just about to shut the restaurant but kindly offered to take our order and we were really impressed with the quality of the food and customer service. All food and drink...More

Thank JakeCopperfield
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a table for 6 for myself and my family. The menu had a lovely variety of dishes to choose from & great drinks. Service was very slow and it took about an hour and a half for our food to come out. Staff...More

Thank Hayley R
Monument C, Owner at The Monument, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Hayley, We're sorry to hear that you had a less than pleasant experience with us, especially after hearing of our positive reviews. The day you decided to visit us, we had been experiencing some technical issues in our kitchen which meant that food service...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Went to this pub to make use of the beer garden whilst walking if into town. From the moment I walked in with my girlfriend I liked what I saw. There were people eating a chap drinking at the bar and the bar looked lovely....More

Thank neale75
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

The food I just consumed at this beautifully atmospheric and rather nostalgic pub was literally incredible. I’m in heaven right now 10/10 would eat again forever and ever. So much love, music on point beer perfect. Just all round incredible. You will not regret your...More

Thank Jim K
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

Went here with colleagues for a leaving drinks/food. I'm a pretty big meat eater if I'm honest, but was excited to try an all plant based menu. I opted for the bbq burger and no regrets! It was AMAZING! Really hit the spot, and comparing...More

Thank Keira M
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

We came here for dinner with a 7 year old, 3 year old & a 1 year old. They provided us with a high chair so we thought they would cater for children. They do not sell tomatoe or orange juice, j20's, fruit shoots or...More

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Look no further. Amazing vegan bar right at the at the city center. Look for Emily for the best recommendation 😋

Thank Tyler F
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

This is the second time I’ve eaten in the monument the first time was a 2 to 2.5 stars. With vegan dishes for vegan sake, fried packet stuff poorly presented fatty and tasteless. Now went there again on a busy Friday evening and it was...More

Thank 211,070
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

Have heard lots of good things about the recently revamped (and now 100% vegan) bar and restaurant. Have been vegetarian for about 7 months and making vegan choices when possible. The food was amazing! I had a delicious ‘mac cheese and bacon burger’ with friends...More

Thank JakeCopperfield
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