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The Parlour

11-13 Minnis Road, Birchington CT7 9SD, England
+44 1843 841800
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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good7%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (48 reviews)
“ice cream” (11 reviews)
“sundae” (3 reviews)
9:30 am - 4:00 pm Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11-13 Minnis Road, Birchington CT7 9SD, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were just in time to order something from the kitchen! Our dogs could come inside with us. The food was great! Really lovely. Staff is also very nice!

Thank Suusvdw
Reviewed 2 days ago

Lovely home-cooked hearty food, served well, at a great price. Stopped by for lunch on a Friday and had beef pie (with all the trimmings), tomato and roasted pepper soup (with plenty of fresh bread), a glass of perfectly acceptable red wine and some sparkling...More

1  Thank Nicola W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited for the second time last weekend and it was delicious, hearty food. The service was spot on and the food was delicious, clean plates all round. Would definitely recommend.

Thank heatherburke2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After reading different eatery reviews on TripAdvisor I decided to try The Parlour for breakfast with my husband and son. We absolutely loved it! The nostalgic interiors gave a feeling of warmth and homely comforts of old. Plenty to look at while waiting for your...More

1  Thank Shaymax
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

3 people for Saturday. Great ambience, great food and wine, superb value in this fabulous little eatery. A must do dining experience.

1  Thank AntonyHart
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been here a few times and the food has all ways been excellent. ..all fresh never any thing frozen....I have taken friends to the parlour and they have all loved it. In my appinion one of the best Roast Dinners in Thanet

1  Thank wendynorbert97
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Excellant Food As Always ! Service With A Smile & Great Selection Of Ice Cream. Will Defo return Keep Up The Stunning Work

1  Thank Steve C
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Went to the parlour yesterday with two friends. Had pr booked a table in the courtyard garden. Service was friendly and efficient. Between us we had Pork belly with vegetables roast potatoes and gluten free gravy, goats cheese and roasted veg tart and shredded chicken...More

1  Thank bootes1989
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

We passed this little gem on our way to the beach and returned later for a delicious lunch. Scampi & chips (real, homemade thick cut chips) for the kids, gammon for my husband, and the fresh prawn, smoked salmon and tempura prawn salad for me....More

1  Thank Ray T
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We ate at The Parlour last Thursday, had a hot meal which was delicious. The staff were welcoming and efficient. The restaurant was spotless and the food was really hot!! Home made food always full of flavour and served up nicely. Really good sized portions.

1  Thank Margaret291944
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Questions & Answers
5 April 2018|
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Response from rmiller11101952 | Reviewed this property |
They love children I would give them a call first about the food so they know. They will look after you the owner is the Chef and the head waitress is her husband
Derek B
5 September 2016|
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Response from Jim G | Reviewed this property |
Hi Derek I'm nothing to do with the parlour, I think this Q, was worded by a computer 🙄via TRIP adviser, trip up over what ever you ask us. Anyway there are some tables out back and I've seen a man and his dog sitting... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11-13 Minnis Road, Birchington CT7 9SD, England (Formerly Birchington Ice Cream Parlour)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Isle of Thanet  >  Birchington
  • Phone Number: +44 1843 841800
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