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The Old Weavers Restaurant

1-3 St. Peters Street, Canterbury CT1 2AT, England
+44 1227 464660
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“pies” (59 reviews)
“lamb shank” (26 reviews)
“mixed grill” (10 reviews)
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European, British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1-3 St. Peters Street, Canterbury CT1 2AT, England
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Reviewed yesterday

I hadn't been here before, but thought I would give it a try. My friend had eaten there previously and really enjoyed it. I chose the duck in orange sauce. The sauce was bitter and gloopy, it was as though they had put marmalade in...More

Thank Debbiekarenbarth
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We recently visited for a late lunch. The restaurant was lacking atmosphere, very quiet music which kept stopping leaving the restaurant in silence even though it was fairly busy. The restaurant was also too cold. As for the food, the beef was a bit tough...More

Thank James A
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Good was basic but with no real standard service very slow restaurant cold feel this needs more thought

Thank spikler
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on a Saturday evening. Was busy but managed to get a table without a reservation. An independent family run business. The building is circa AD 1500 and stunning with lots of original wooden beams and bare wood features. The owners have clearly spent a...More

1  Thank Dan S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely little restaurant for a snack. Not many tables but food great for a snack at lunchtime. Location on Main shopping street and next to Abode Hotel!

1  Thank 184adrian
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lasagna and a chicken pie. Blackberry crumble and custard. Good. Very nice service. Red wine taster as description for two wines the same. £60 for 2.

Thank cultureoutdoors
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staying in the city for a weekend break. Lovely little restaurant. Didn't book but managed to get a table for 2. Didn't have to wait too long for food. I had the lamb shank, perfect, fell off the bone, my husband had the duck, no...More

2  Thank Deeley91
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice quirky old pub style place and it looked busy. Staff were really friendly and service was quick. However food was just average and as it's primarily a food place can't give more than average.

Thank Ruth S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Me and 3 friends were looking for a spot to enjoy a nice filling breakfast on a cold day and came across the Old Weavers, from the outside the restaurant looks as if its filled with character and the breakfast menu was exactly what we...More

2  Thank aimee93603
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a very wet Saturday and we changed our plans deciding to stay in Canterbury and have lunch. We found the Weavers and thought the 'home made' elements sounded good as well as the ambience of the building. While the men re-parked our car,...More

Thank Frannie B
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Questions & Answers
15 August 2016|
Response from Tim C | Reviewed this property |
not sure about jumping on the punt, but it is where all the reps stand so not far.
20 September 2015|
Response from theoldweavers | Property representative |
Hi, sorry the the restaurant does not have a car park but public car parks are about 5 min, walk from restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-3 St. Peters Street, Canterbury CT1 2AT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 464660
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