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Bill's

5 Rose Lane, Canterbury CT1 2SJ, England
+44 1227 479552
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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Open Now
9:00 AM - 10:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
LOCATION
5 Rose Lane, Canterbury CT1 2SJ, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Bills is always a place to go when you are looking for good food and nice enviroment. Fish pie is amazing. Pizza and pasta always fresh and tasty.

Thank jsantossilva
Reviewed 1 week ago

Doing the tourist thing around Canterbury, stopped in for lunch. It wasn't too busy, the service was friendly and attentive, very chatty young waiter. The food came within a reasonable period after we'd shared some olives and dips (good upsell, bit pricey) but enjoyed. Food...More

Thank Samantha190
BillsRestaurant, Pauline at Bill's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Good morning Samantha, Thank you so much for taking the time out of your day to write this lovely review about the food and team. To say it makes their day is an understatement.. Just a note with the service charge, it gets shared out...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on Father’s Day morning for a lovely breakfast. My dad & brother both had the bills breakfast which they both thoroughly enjoyed (plates were empty). Both of them commented on the quality of the ingredients especially the meat. I had a vegetarian breakfast which...More

2  Thank Amy J
BillsRestaurant, Pauline at Bill's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello hello Amy J! I hope you've been having a super week so far! This is a beauty of a review... thank you so much for sharing it.. you have literally made our day! Next time you are coming, let us know, and a round...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well that was different my son has visited this a few weeks ago and said how nice it was so we thought we give it a try...customers service outstanding but he did make us giggle my daughter asked for mayo and got a spoon 😂I...More

2  Thank Claire C
BillsRestaurant, Pauline at Bill's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello there Claire.. I hope you are enjoying the glorious weather! Thank you for taking the time to write this review, all feedback is super important, and there are lots of bits here to take on board,so thank you for your honesty.. Next time you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time in Canterbury and had parked the car and was looking for a place to have a coffee and something small to eat. The franchise operations were all too busy and we came across Bill's, which in reality was great. Nicer atmosphere inside, service...More

Thank StephenXXXXX
BillsRestaurant, Sam at Bill's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Stephen, Glad you stumbled across Bill's! Next time you are in Canterbury please do stop by for some lunch or dinner and I will treat you to a bottle of wine on us as a thanks for taking the time to write this lovely...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a mix of "dishes for the tables" and a sharing plate..... tapas!! The food was very tasty and the service friendly and efficient. Recommended.

Thank rammblings101
BillsRestaurant, Sam at Bill's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there! Thanks so much for your review. I'm so glad the team looked after you and the food was delicious! Please do drop by again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First off - the staff are absolutely brilliant! It was my birthday and they surprised me by putting a candle in my desert and singing happy birthday to me! It was such a nice touch and so friendly and personable - it really made my...More

Thank mushyspud
BillsRestaurant, Pauline at Bill's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

A very good morning to you mushyspud.. Firstly, and most importantly...happy birthday!! Secondly....thank you, thank you, thank you...! This has made our weekend! What a lovely review! Next time you come, as a huge thanks again, two delicious belated cocktails will be on us..! Just...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice enough staff unusual decor but the burgers were quite dry nothing different or unusual. The secret sauce was so secret I couldn't taste it. But saying this it always looks busy so maybe been on the wrong day.More

Thank Lllwing
BillsRestaurant, Pauline at Bill's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi there Lllwing, I hope you're having a wonderful day.. We'd really love to hear more about your visit so that we can work on any points you may have.. I'm a super fan of the Bill's burger, and so wonder whether it was a...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Would like to say a huge thank you to the staff at Bill's for helping to celebrate Georgia 1st birthday today. We have been visiting most Wednesday since you opened in May and have always had excellent service from friendly staff(especially Vicky) who serves us...More

Thank Sally G
BillsRestaurant, Pauline at Bill's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Sally, Lovely to hear from you.. The guys are really happy to hear this, particularly our lovely Vicky.. We very much look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 11 June 2018

Limited menu , over priced and poor service and to sum up not somewhere I would recommend or visit again as the meals where not to a standard I would expect for the cost .More

Thank scottishandy1
BillsRestaurant, Pauline at Bill's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello there scottishandy1, I hope you're having a super week. Thanks for sharing your feedback with us, and I'm sorry that we let you down.. We would love to hear more details so that we are able to take your feedback on board, and work...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Rose Lane, Canterbury CT1 2SJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 479552
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