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Old Neptune

Marine Terrace, Whitstable CT5 1EJ, England
+44 1227 272262
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good37%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
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Marine Terrace, Whitstable CT5 1EJ, England
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1 - 10 of 179 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

I have been here several times in the past and it seems to have got worse as time goes by. We visited on a surprising sunny Saturday in February. Bar service was slow and pretty grumpy. I understand it was busy but being rude isn't...More

Thank JoAnne N
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Neptune is a great asset to Whitstable. A pub right on the beach with picnic tables right on the shingle in front of the sea. Inside, the rustic accommodation is charming and comforting on a bad weather day. The bar staff are efficient despite...More

Thank austinbond2018
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Had lunch here today, friendly welcome, food freshly cooked, and arrived quickly, we had the fish and chips, which was good. Pub clean and tables spotless. We have eaten here before, in the summer, table outside, first time inside. Dog friendly which is a bonus

Thank Dorothy R
Reviewed 9 January 2018

Busy pub, good atmosphere and decent beers. Great location. Can get very crowded. But I hadn't eaten there for a long time, and now I remember why. In its defence the fish & chips looked ok, but for some reason I had a burger and...More

1  Thank TravellingMatt2013
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Popped in one lunchtime for a quick beer and a sandwich. The place was rammed full but we got served quickly and found somewhere to sit after a few minutes The crab sandwich was definitely worth the wait - if you are in the area...More

Thank Stephen H
Reviewed 29 December 2017

I've lived in Whitstable for years and have been coming here since I was 18 and have been going to the Neptune for beer for as long as I can remember. Today I ate in there for the first time and I never will again....More

Thank helsbels05
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Lovely food, lovely staff and fantastic location. Ignore the snobby Londoner reviews. Lovely place to spend a windy day.

Thank Thomas P
Reviewed 20 November 2017

After ending up in the Neptune on Saturday evening, catching the last few songs by a good band we decided to end our latest weekend break in Whitstable with another lovely stroll along the beach and a bit of lunch in what is one of...More

Thank mgwhu
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Popped in out of the blue. I had the lamb 🐏 shank , mash and peas and was ok, lamb slightly tough , maybe micro bagged and overlooked ? My wife had the suet lamb 🐑 pie , nice size but not enough meat, but...More

Thank TheCannyshopper
Reviewed 8 November 2017

I'd rewrite the lyrics to include a visit to the Old Neptune - half a bitter shandy and battered oysters. Although bustling with activity the staff where friendly and helpful (brilliant at locating stray foodies). Modestly priced food was fresh, appetising and filling.

1  Thank Ashbylowe
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Bar Scene, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marine Terrace, Whitstable CT5 1EJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Whitstable
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 272262
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