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The Goods Shed Restaurant

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The Goods Shed, Station Road West, Canterbury CT2 8AN, England
+44 1227 459153
09:00 - 23:30
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Sun 09:00 - 16:30
Tue - Sat 09:00 - 23:30
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Chatham, England, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a wonderful lunch to celebrate my birthday. It was unhurried and relaxed with food we loved in an atmosphere to match. We had two veggies who enjoy the platter and I particularly remember the wild garlic soap and the Ox cheek pie. Will we be going back? I hope so and soon

Thank David W
Canterbury, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Been often and always enjoy excellent service and very good, fresh food well cooked in charming environment.

Thank Awriter_12
Horsham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate at The Goods Shed yesterday whilst on a short break in Canterbury. The setting and ambiance was excellent along with the service and food. We chose the wood pigeon and spicy parsnip soup as starters and both chose the rose veal wellington for main, all of which were fantastic. The wine was perfectly chilled and the complementary bread... More 

Thank Don D
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great quality three course Sunday lunch in beautiful surroundings with really attentive staff and a buzz of the market. Surrounded by locals and railway. Plus obligatory cocktails! All our plates were lovely, but I'd highly recommend the surprisingly​ scrummy broccoli side. We didn't book, but chanced our luck and I'm glad. But I would suggest booking though as it was... More 

Thank ben t
Canterbury, England, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Speciality and artisan foods on sale in 'Farmers Market'. The quality of the food is reflected in the restaurant menu which is changed twice daily for lunch and for dinner so you're not always sure what is available or on offer on the day and it can be a little pricey - but a unique venue and experience. Whilst no... More 

1 Thank MaryOLeary_13
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a table at short notice, so was pleased they could accommodate a table of Seven. I've been to the Good Shed many times but never ate at the mezzanine restaurant. We arrived early and did some shopping (as we always do, bought amazing granary loaf and lush (Olives), Olivers as my daughter used to call them. We ordered... More 

1 Thank Jim C
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150 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spicy parsnip soup (yum), venison with black pudding (ebery element on this dish was extremely good), very good Brit cheeseboard, top drawer rice pudding. Good wine list. All much enjoyed by us two 'walk ins'. 170 quid for two but over 80 of that was cos we went a 'notch up' on two bottles of wine. Go. It's very nice.

Thank whoamiwhereami
Canterbury, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten here regularly over the years, this time deciding to pop in to the market for a browse at around 11:30am and thought we would like a coffee. Asked the waitress if this was possible to be told breakfast was finished and they can't just do coffee as "we are a restaurant not a coffee shop!" Pretty shocked... More 

1 Thank KHazelA
Berkshire, United Kingdom
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130 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really buzzy place to eat on a cold Saturday evening. Unusual ambience in the large brick shed that houses local artisan foods( including Enzo's fantastic breads). The shortish menu reflects all the great produce on hand and is strongly seasonal. There's plenty of fresh fish - i had the moules and skate, my partner .the beef pastrami and guinea fowl.... More 

Thank gerry p
Canterbury, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I hadn't enjoyed the delights of an evening meal at the Goods Shed and on the recommendation of my partner thought it was time to remedy this - I wasn't disappointed. I had a terrine of rabbit and ham to start which was very pleasant; we both moved onto Venison with black pudding, celeriac and kale. The venison was perfectly... More 

1 Thank shabie s

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$45
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Goods Shed, Station Road West, Canterbury CT2 8AN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 459153

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?