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The Dining Club

69 Middle Street | Deal, Deal CT14 6HP, England
+44 1304 373569
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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good7%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (11 reviews)
“fixed menu” (6 reviews)
“sorbet” (7 reviews)
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International, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
69 Middle Street | Deal, Deal CT14 6HP, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Having read some good and positive reviews we were looking forward to our first meal at The Dining Club as new members and sadly we were disappointed. The service throughout was 'matter of fact' and lacked any real warmth as was the welcome. We were...More

1  Thank Artemis43
Reviewed 5 days ago

We booked the Lebanese evening for our first visit to The Dining Club and had been looking forward so much to an evening shared with two good friends. However, our hearts sank somewhat when, having arrived a few minutes before 7pm we were shown to...More

Thank Jan Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As usual we looked at the menus for the month and could not resist the Tuesday lunch offering. We both love seafood and could not resist the chance to eat Scotties mixture of langoustines mussels and fish on the menu. We were not disappointed. The...More

Thank Mary L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Myself and my partner try to go along to the Dining Club for dinner as often as we can but this time I went along to the Cup Cake Class on a Saturday morning. It was really a great way to spend a Saturday morning....More

Thank KaversnCallers
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

I have reviewed The Dining Club before, this is a little different - they catered my husband's 65th birthday birthday event this weekend and it was truly superb. Not only delicious food but I also made it even more difficult for them by needing everything...More

1  Thank travelqueenDeal
Reviewed 12 August 2017

If you live in Deal and aren't a member of this club, you're crazy. This one-off dining experience is such a surprise for a small town like Deal. It’s not a restaurant that you just walk into. One must be a member to make a...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Fantastic meal again, service brilliant. Great way to share a lovely evening with friends. Great concept and always a quality experience. Well done guys, we will see you soon. 👍 Xx

Thank Claire M
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

The people running this were so keen to please, it made it a great experience! Nothing was too much trouble. The food was excellent and the atmosphere was lovely. It's BYO which is great for the punter, but maybe not so good for them? Either...More

1  Thank markgLondon
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Oh my word... afternoon tea sounds so light and insubstantial - shows how wrong you can be! We had afternoon tea starting at 2pm today, it's 9:30pm now and I can't think of eating again today. Fabulous. A plate of four savoury items (beef Wellington,...More

1  Thank travelqueenDeal
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Had read the reviews, liked what we saw and was not disappointed. Went on a Tuesday lunchtime and can see why people like it. We will definitely go again.

2  Thank kentishjohn
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Questions & Answers
11 June 2016|
Response from Chappers64 | Reviewed this property |
It's around £10 a year, call them to sort it out.
19 June 2015|
Response from Lawsos | Reviewed this property |
Hi Cathy, We are a couple and are members of The Dining Club, they do cater for 2/3 people, or people on their own too, as well as larger groups. Hope this helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 17 - USD 38
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 69 Middle Street | Deal, Deal CT14 6HP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Deal
  • Phone Number: +44 1304 373569
  • E-mail
The Dining Club although now established for 7 years, is a new style of dining venue. It is unique in that you book a table and will be seated in individual dining rooms that feel more like a private dinner party than a restaurant - Proprietors Scott & Suzanne Roberts offer unrivalled hospitality that can be a discreet or familiar as your company requires. Scott (Head Chef & Proprietor) has been cooking for over 20 years and has previously won 2AA Rosettes for 6 consecutive years whilst running his family owned hotel in Boscastle, North Cornwall. Wife, Suzanne (Front of house & Proprietor) has been in the hospitality industry for 25 years and will provide a warm, friendly welcome and ensure that your experience compliments the food
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