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Patisserie Valerie

23 High Street, Canterbury CT1 2AY, England
+44 1227 760450
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good25%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (107 reviews)
“gateaux” (6 reviews)
“club sandwich” (7 reviews)
Open Now
8:30 AM - 7:00 PMAll hours
French, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
23 High Street, Canterbury CT1 2AY, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

After a long drive we arrived at our hotel to be told of no food available so ended up town in Valerie,the service was a little slow ,but the toasted sandwiches and cakes were fantastic

Thank pagett2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a xmas present voucher from my grandaughter for afternoon tea for 2, got there at 1pm on Sunday 14 Jan 2018, As was going to Marlowe theatre later in the day, I was told they had ran out of afternoon teas, that meant they...More

Thank Nicholas R
Reviewed 1 week ago

skipped breakfast and went here for afternoon tea as the cake display outside looked inviting. we had afternoon tea for two with finger sandwiches scones with cream and selection of small cakes very nice. My son and his wife had the same but as they...More

Thank colin l
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I recently came here with my family for my mothers birthday and cannot thank the place enough! such a beautiful selection of food and cakes on offer. The staff are so friendly and helpful, gives such a great atmosphere to the place! Would definately recommend...More

Thank Georgia S
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Went with my wife for an afternoon tea that was a gift from our daughter. We loved it. The service was excellent and the sandwiches and cakes were very good. There is a vegetarian option which we had. We had to have a doggy bag...More

Thank Willie_Bucket
Reviewed 12 December 2017

As you've probably gathered by now, if you've read any of my reviews, I'm a bit of a foodie. I make no apologies for it. My husband and I travel up to 30 miles for breakfast in order to locate a hidden restaurant/café gem, which...More

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 4 December 2017

lovely hot porridge with blueberries, bananas and honey served by very friendly staff on a freezing cold day.

Thank achinglyhonest
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

For a chain of patesseries where quality normally exudes, this one was extremely ordinary. Crammed in with a lovely view of the rubbish bin,I could not help feeling that the £5.30 for two small pots of tea was not the best value I have experienced....More

Thank falstaffyard
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

The service today was absolutely appalling after 10 minuets waiting to be seated we been told they wouldn’t serve party of three people, I visited numerous of your shops around the country and never encountered this policy before, very very embarrassing

Thank Brebda
Reviewed 25 November 2017

We were very kindly given a gift of afternoon tea at Patisserie Valerie. I am so glad we did have to pay ourselves and very sorry out friends had. The cake and sandwich selection and quality was mediocre. The individual quiche had been warmed up...More

Thank Vic B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$21
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
8:30 AM - 7:30 PM
8:30 AM - 7:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 High Street, Canterbury CT1 2AY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 760450
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