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“Fantastic Tapas”
Review of The Bench - CLOSED

The Bench
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

I quite often visit the bench and it is the best Tapas restaurant I have ever eaten in !
The service and food is excellent with a great specials board and drinks list. Also the fantastic range of wines served from a dispense system which serves a perfect glass on a range of 30 red whites plus Champagnes
Got to be the best Restaurant in Ramsgate

Thank NickAWebster
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Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

This was my 4th visit here and I did not think the quality of food and atmosphere could be any higher but the quality was amazing - you would not expect to find Bavette Beef belly served in Ramsgate!! The vibe after dark at 11pm with the DJ was the perfect finish to a wonderful evening. Highly recommend.

Thank JG012345
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Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

Me & 5 friends visited The Bench last night for my friends birthday celebration. A tall male member of staff was extremely rude. He shouldn't be working customer based if he has no clue of customer service. We all was quite shocked by some of his rude remarks.
Although there was one female member of staff who was fantastic with service. That's one star.
The food was ok, just ok. Definitely not worth the prices they ask for. Everything we ordered had this red hot chilli sauce on it (most of us had to scrape it off the food) it became quite a annoyance to have to do that. They should possibly have the heat rating on their menus. Not everyone's pallet is up for 6 chillies per mouthful.
The cocktails may I add are fantastic. If you like chocolate milkshake you'll like the "candy bar" cocktail. So that's my second star.
Overall extremely over priced yet not the standard you expect from quite a lovely looking restaurant.

Thank smepps1989
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Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

First visit and was very happy. Had olives, meat platter, garlic prawns, meatballs, steak, manchego croquettes, potatoes in a spicy tomato sauce and all was really tasty. Had a bottle of Gavi and it came to £87, so pricey for a tapas but was tasty. Service was good and it's a nice stylish place.

Thank Jezw1972
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Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

Had a good night, mojitos were very nice. Had a couple of dishes and they were very tasty. All in all a nice place and would recommend it.

Thank Michaela P
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