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The Wine Bar

$$ - $$$British, ,
85 Mortimer Street | Basement Bar, Herne Bay CT6 5PR, England
+44 1227 368388
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  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (23 reviews)
Closed Now
10:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
British, Grill, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
85 Mortimer Street | Basement Bar, Herne Bay CT6 5PR, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is lovely and the staff can't be more helpful. I recommend it .looking forward to owe works do they for Xmas. ANDY.

Thank Andy G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cosy (small) bar with great menu and all food cooked to order and you can swap anything you want. Cocktails are great - nothing like they are supposed to be but very strong. Staff are friendly and helpful and there is a nice atmosphere.

Thank Sandra B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled on The Wine Bar while looking for somewhere to eat on Sunday. As a basement bar, we didn't expect plus surroundings. We found a cosy place that is half bar, half restaurant. The owners we're very friendly without being over familiar. We we're...More

1  Thank Trevor H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It’s no secret that we really enjoy the Wine Bar when we can get out. Another visit on 26th November 2017 and we are very pleased to report the standards are still very high, the owners and staff very friendly and the food amazing Menu...More

1  Thank 1424Chris74
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I have visited a few times, whether you're here for a couple of drinks or a full evening of wining and dining you are treated the same - very welcome and like they actually want you to be there. The first time...More

1  Thank FussyEaterBigDrinker
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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Best meal out we’ve had in a long time. Been meaning to try this place for a while and finally did and I have to say I’m so glad because the meal was amazing, wine was great and the service was brilliant. Friendly and cosy...More

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Reviewed 22 October 2017

We had a fantastic meal here. There was lots of variety on the menu and the food was really good. Lots of wine choice too! Lisa, the owner was brilliant! Would recommend to anyone and will definitely go back, thank you.

1  Thank Julia D
Reviewed 22 October 2017

We went to the wine bar for dinner on a girls night out and had an amazing time! The atmosphere is great, so many good options on the menu (I didn’t know what to choose, everything sounded delicious!) and Lisa explained it all and gave...More

1  Thank Olivia C
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Had a great night with 3 girlfriends at The Wine Bar and Lisa is an absolute gem! She was so attentive and hilarious, she totally made our evening! Excellent food and drinks, great service and a really nice vibe with mix of locals and others....More

1  Thank Katie S
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Great wine bar and good vibes We where there today again but today was closed however highly recommended to go and visit this bar and meet tony .

1  Thank hekpoortheksie
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Questions & Answers
2 November 2017|
Response from Daviddavid I | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are open sundays as for children phone and ask as they do not really have a childrens menu
Carrie J
15 October 2017|
Response from Daviddavid I | Reviewed this property |
No there are steps down.
Ruby R
26 January 2017|
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Response from lisa s | Property representative |
Hi, there is a black board menu, which changes every couple oif months. Normally 2 or 3 steaks choices. Chicken, fish, lamb & more. Couple of veggie dishes too.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 85 Mortimer Street | Basement Bar, Herne Bay CT6 5PR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Herne Bay
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 368388
We are a cosy, friendly basement bar/restaurant. We serve a lunch time menu including a TAPA's menu too. May to October(11.30 to 3pm), and an evening menu (thurs, fri & sat, 7pm to 9pm.Sunday 12pm to 5pm)). We try and use fresh local produce wherever possible. Fresh fish, mature steak and lots more. We are also available for private functions, we can cater for up to 22 sit down, or up to 60 people with hot and cold buffet.
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