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The Boating Pool Cafeteria

Royal Esplanade, Ramsgate CT11 0HE, England
+44 1843 581999
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good24%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible17%
15 Mar 2017
“Breakfast ”
11 Mar 2017
“This is yesterday 1984 style. Decay an oldy worldy feel. It's joes cafe with views”
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Cafe, British
Royal Esplanade, Ramsgate CT11 0HE, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to try this place as it's close to where we live. We had a LARGE full English. Wish I'd had a camera.. Just £6.95 for a huge meal I had a job finishing it, and I have a good appetite. It nearly beat my...More

Thank Helen H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Not been here in years but what a pleasant visit today! Great food, Basic but good value. Will be returning again more often 😁

Thank MrHolloway
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

A wonderful slice of the past an old boating lake on the seafront. We'd walked from the town and were ready for a good old English breakfast and they didn't disappoint, it is not the prettiest of decor but it's a cafe but everything was...More

Reviewed 12 March 2017

If you want hipster pop of to the harbour. If you want a taste of the no frills kiss me quick Ramsagte once was this is the place. It's a Joes cafe and it's great value and fun. Yes it's run down yes it could...More

Thank Dirtbag7
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Ha d breakfast on Sunday. The food was hot and nicely cooked. There is an overwhelming selection on the chalkboards from toast to roast dinners and specials. The place is very run down looking but clean. It was very cold inside the building and toilets...More

Thank 921lindab921
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Visited here after a gap of some months and have to say the internal decor has improved tremendously. Ordered 3 all day breakfasts (for 3 of us not just for me) and they arrived in a timely fashion and our waitress couldn't have been more...More

Thank JDMC74
Reviewed 17 September 2016

they seem to use the same coffee for all drinks, ie, capachino latte and ordinary , but it has a nasty bitter taste to it, and leaves a worse after taste, i would not recommend it

1  Thank Iain D
Reviewed 19 August 2016

We have had take away sandwiches from here loads of times. Bacon and sausage sarnies are both great value and quality made with proper bread not pre-sliced. Great to sit outside and watch the kids in the play area and people on the boating pool....More

Thank Graham B
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We ordered some curry sauce and chips the chips came and then the curry sauce turned up 15 mins after the chips! We had eaten the chips by then. My son has allergies and the curry sauce tasted extremely nutty so my husband politely asked...More

2  Thank Joanna D
Reviewed 8 August 2016

We love this place, food simple and good, Staff are really friendly and helpful. Stunning views, great place to eat, drink and chill

1  Thank Tootsbridge
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Royal Esplanade, Ramsgate CT11 0HE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Isle of Thanet  >  Ramsgate
  • Phone Number: +44 1843 581999
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