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Tea & Times

36A High Street, Whitstable CT5 1BQ, England
+44 1227 262639
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (36 reviews)
“cake” (20 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
36A High Street, Whitstable CT5 1BQ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came in here for lunch, specifically for the jacket potatoes, due to two of the party being gluten intolerant. The jacket potatoes were delicious and plentiful! The choice of fillings were vast! The coffees were also really nice! Definitely worth it.

Thank Rachel V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tea and Times is one of the oldest and best cafe in Whitstable. I get so sick of the DFLs (down from London) complaining about places like this. They ruin it for the locals as the DFLs are so rude and moany. Just go back...More

Thank lucy140908
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great find on the high street. We shared two thick and chunky brown bread sandwiches. One was apple and Brie - an unexpected but great combination - and the other mackerel and cucumber. Although it looks like a small cafe from the road, there’s...More

Thank AnInspectorCalls_Rob
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Asmall frontage off the high street takes to into a somewhat quirky place where they serve fresh and excellent food and drink. We dropped in for lunch with friends and sat upstairs on tall stools.Our sandwiches were freshly made, downstairs by the girls, and served...More

Thank rodburris
Reviewed 8 April 2018

The food and especially the cakes are good BUT £5.60 or more for a sandwich (it's not Central London) - salad with the sandwich? No. Free newspapers? No. Tea or coffee refills? No. Attractive decor? No, the decor is utterly jaded - hasn't been painted...More

Thank brendanmcsweeney
Reviewed 7 April 2018

We love this place and always visit when we are in Whitstable but the service is always so slow! The food and coffee are great and the staff are friendly all of which combines to a nice vibe. I also like reading all the posters...More

Thank Diesel1Dog
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Popped in for coffee and cake. Lovely old place with an upstairs area. Very friendly service and the coffee was good. Lots of old wooden benches to sit at/on. Good atmosphere and catering for all combinations of parties. No alcohol as yet but possibly a...More

Thank Nigel B
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

I often go to Tea and Times and every time I have loved it. The breakfasts are delicious and the meat is clearly local which is amazing. The coffee is always lovely, and their sandwiches are out of this world. Delicious thickly cut fresh bread...More

Thank AlexisKW
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Went here for lunch and two drinks took a while to arrive however this was insignificant in comparison to waiting for two sandwiches! It wasn't busy and there were lots of staff. Our drinks were finished before the arrival of food and we were not...More

Thank Ermentrude27
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Dogs are welcome which meant we could warm up without leaving our little mutt outside in the rain. A little bit of a wait but this was due to some new staff training but coffee was good and the Victoria sponge was lovely! Staff were...More

Thank laura1892
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36A High Street, Whitstable CT5 1BQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Whitstable
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 262639
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