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The Old Weavers Restaurant

1-3 St. Peters Street, Canterbury CT1 2AT, England
+44 1227 464660
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“pies” (61 reviews)
“lamb shank” (25 reviews)
“mixed grill” (10 reviews)
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European, British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1-3 St. Peters Street, Canterbury CT1 2AT, England
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Reviewed 10 September 2012

Sit outside over looking the river Mussels excellent as was the lamb shank Lots of character and reasonably priced

1  Thank rogwindymiller
Reviewed 6 September 2012

Do you know, this was exactly the sort of place you would wish to spend an autumnal evening. The staff are a pleasant bunch and their is a large selection of food on offer. All our meals were served in generous portions and were tasty....More

1  Thank EmmaJMStevens
Reviewed 3 September 2012

We have eaten there on several occassions, lunch with friends, as a couple or just me on my own. Great place bustlingly busy, full of period charm and a lovely outside terrace under a spreading grape vine which overlooks the river. The food is good,...More

Thank Lynn H
Reviewed 31 August 2012

Sat a few times outside & watched the world go by. Great food & the service was alwas top notch. Well worth popping into.

Thank Scott C
Reviewed 28 August 2012

My partner and I visited the Old Weavers Restaurant on 26th August 2012 after walking around for ages trying to decide where to have dinner. Most places were completely empty and that worries us! This quaint restaurant was not overly busy (although I noted it...More

Thank Jo H
Reviewed 27 August 2012

Visited today after a boat tour - lovely surroundings - sat outside by the river under the grapevine - good choice of food - staff very polite and helpful - good ambience and value for money - thoroughly recommend.

Thank PIJLondon
Reviewed 13 August 2012

We had a wonderful dinner at Weavers. It is located in a wonderful historic building in the centre of town along the side of a small canal. The restaurant is comfortable and casual, menu was full of interesting food and the food was of a...More

Thank RedDogAdelaide
Reviewed 5 August 2012

The Old Weavers House is a beautiful historic building that is said to date back as far as the 14th century. It is pretty much kept in its original state, although now, instead of Flemish weavers, it's housing a restaurant. The food is honest and...More

Thank Trotteress
Reviewed 2 August 2012

Home made hot Pies ,very tasty and reasonably priced . On the High Street by the River . Nice place for lunch.

Thank Helen F
Reviewed 30 July 2012

I enjoyed dinner with my daughter at this restaurant. The food was excellent and reasonably priced too, My only criticism was that my daughter ordered a dish that came with chips and she asked for a side order of vegetables. The waiter could have perhaps...More

Thank Holly_s_Mum
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Questions & Answers
14 August 2016|
Response from Tim C | Reviewed this property |
not sure about jumping on the punt, but it is where all the reps stand so not far.
20 September 2015|
Response from theoldweavers | Property representative |
Hi, sorry the the restaurant does not have a car park but public car parks are about 5 min, walk from restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:30 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-3 St. Peters Street, Canterbury CT1 2AT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 464660
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