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The Marine Hotel

Marine Parade | Tankerton, Whitstable CT5 2BE, England
+44 1227 272672
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“lamb” (11 reviews)
“scallops” (5 reviews)
“sandwiches” (5 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm Hours
CUISINES
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Marine Parade | Tankerton, Whitstable CT5 2BE, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had just arrived having driven across from the other side of the Thames, sunny day and parked on the green. there is a small coffee shop on the top of the cliff but a bit exposed and, well not really what we wanted. Asked...More

Thank Matthew L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Birthday meal on a quiet Monday Almost a great meal but just not quiet there: Decent starters and mains-Bream was excellent. Very good wine list Sadly my poached apple was lacking the poached element of the dish-did mention it Good views All in all not...More

Thank theboybambi
NicholasI149, General Manager at The Marine Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks very much for visiting the Marine Hotel for your Birthday celebration! I'm really happy to hear your enjoyed the Sea Bream but sorry that the Cider Poached Apple wasn't quite as it should have been. We strive to ensure that each and every dish...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wanting 2 days by the sea, The Marine was just perfect. Large, comfortable bedrooms with even larger bathroom en suite.Beautifully decorated throughout and several lounges for afternoon tea,evening drinks or just gathering for a chat.Breakfasts were a delight. Not just the Full English but an...More

Thank Criffie
Nicholas I, General Manager at The Marine Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I'm sure you can imagine how delighted I am to read your comments! Thank you ever so much for taking the time to share your experience with our prospective guests. I'll make sure your compliments are also passed along to Danni. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Only stayed for 1 night but wished we had booked for several. Service was excellent and the view from our search view balcony room was simply amazing. The room was comfortable and lighting well thought out no scrabbling about in the middle of the night...More

Thank Anne-Marie D
Nicholas I, General Manager at The Marine Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Anne-Marie! We would love to welcome you back again, even if just for a G&T! We are really happy that you had such a good stay, even if it was shorter than you would have liked! I'm always delighted to read such glowing feedback,...More

Reviewed 18 August 2018

we had a great stay in a nice hotel, the room was a good size and apart from the dust on the books it was very clean. breakfast i would have given 10 out of 10 but i had a very dirty spoon and our...More

Thank happydiner37
Nicholas I, General Manager at The Marine Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We always really appreciate your feedback here at The Marine Hotel. I'm really sorry that you found the books dusty - perhaps we need to replace them with some more popular titles! In seriousness, I've asked the Head Housekeeper to give this a little more...More

Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Just had lunch on a corner table outside the Marine. Five small plates between two at twenty-something quid was great value and really lovely stuff. More than enough for the pair of us.More

Thank Marty D
Nicholas I, General Manager at The Marine Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2018

Marty, we're really pleased you were able to come and feast on a selection of small plates whilst overlooking the ocean! What a fantastic way to spend an afternoon or evening! Thanks very much for your comments, they'll be shared with the Team who will...More

Reviewed 7 August 2018

Super friendly bar and table staff. We stopped for lunch and ordered a burger, chicken superfood salad and a sandwich. With soft drinks, the bill came to £40. The sale in particular was delicious with little exploding red pepper drops - have been trying to...More

Thank Ightham1
Nicholas I, General Manager at The Marine Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2018

Thanks so much for your review. I'm always delighted to receive such great comments. We work really hard on customer service so I'm really pleased that you'd mention that as one of your first points. The Superfood Salad has been a really popular choice this...More

Reviewed 7 August 2018

Ate in the restaurant at the Marine Hotel on a Saturday evening with friends. Had been meaning to try the restaurant for ages, but having previously eaten breakfast as a non guest (dirty tea cup, breakfast served at different times for different people in our...More

Thank Karen E
Nicholas I, General Manager at The Marine Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2018

Thanks very much for your comments, Karen. I'm really sorry to hear that you've had less than perfect experiences with us in the past. Those Chicken Caesar Croquettes are a real winner aren't they? I'm delighted that we managed to redeem ourselves this time; we've...More

Reviewed 5 August 2018

A group of 6 of us visited for Sunday Lunch because of the gluten free roast they offer. The waiting staff were very attentive and knowledgeable about gluten free options, and very accommodating to our vegetarian friends who wanted a veggie roast dinner. The meal...More

Thank Rachael M
Nicholas I, General Manager at The Marine Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2018

Thank you very much for sharing your comments regarding Sunday Lunch! We do our very best to accommodate a variety of dietary needs and I'm super pleased that we hit the spot with the Gluten Free and Veggie options! Thanks very much for coming, we're...More

Reviewed 31 July 2018

We ate Breakfast , lunch and dinner at this hotel. Food was good great selection and great friendly service.

Thank DeborahGB2016
Nicholas I, General Manager at The Marine Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2018

Thanks Deborah, it's fantastic to hear that we delivered good quality food and service on all three meals! The team will be really pleased to receive your feedback.

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25 January 2018|
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Response from Linda F | Reviewed this property |
Depending on which direction you are coming from. The car park is to the rear of the hotel accessed via an unmade track . Keeping the Hotel on your right , take the turning immediately before it running up the side of the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Validated Parking
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 11:30 am
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
7:00 am - 11:30 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
7:00 am - 11:30 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
7:00 am - 11:30 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
7:00 am - 11:30 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
7:00 am - 11:30 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
7:00 am - 11:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marine Parade | Tankerton, Whitstable CT5 2BE, England (Formerly Shepherd Neame - The Marine Hotel Restaurant)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Whitstable
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 272672
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Marine Hotel
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