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Oyster and Chop House

8 High Street, Herne Bay CT6 5LH, England
+44 1227 749933
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Seafood, Barbecue, Grill
$$ - $$$
8 High Street, Herne Bay CT6 5LH, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Easy to book, and access, great value for money, Great food and plenty to choose from, cater for Gluten & Dairy free.

Thank Kevan B
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went here as a family group for my grandsons birthday. They have an interesting menu. We went along at 5pm which is happy hour. You can have 2 cocktails for £8, Stella at £2.50 a pint, 20% off your food bill and kids eat...More

Thank magwii
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Im really confused as to why this place has such great reviews, I would have rated poor but the service was good and my partner said his burger main was 'ok'. Firstly, my drink and subsequent refills were completely flat, no fizz at all. The...More

3  Thank D H
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Rude young girl as staff bought bill without asking did not ask if we wanted desert first and only visit to this restaurant

2  Thank John V
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Lovely interior with bar. Food superb, fresh and plentiful. Service excellent, good value. Well worth a visit.

Thank johnboy59
Reviewed 18 January 2018

As a family, we've been here a total of 18 times - and each time, the service and standard of food was second-to-none.

Thank Rus T
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Me and my family visited tonight for our eldest daughters birthday. Very impressed with the whole place. Staff were friendly and welcoming, the food was incredible and I got to try my first lobster. (Thank you to the young lady who helped me 👍😉) The...More

Thank Si H
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Great food, big portions, well presented nice decor and excellent service and friendly staff good value for money , this was my first visit and yes I will be back for sure.

Thank Suzym66
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Really lovely food chef came to table and asked if we wanted to see the lobster . Portions are a good size and staff are friendly and helpful

Thank TaliaRosa
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

First visit and we certainly was not disappointed had some lovely cocktails and a fantastic meal, service was also really friendly and prompt. Best steak 🥩 I have had in many a year 👍🏻 would very highly recommend 5*

Thank TrevskiBay62
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Questions & Answers
15 January 2017|
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Response from DLWKent | Reviewed this property |
Hi - as the Oyster and Chop House can't accommodate you have you thought of trying La Casa Mia in the High Street. we have had a private function in one of the upstairs rooms.
susan b
11 October 2016|
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Response from Jeff M | Property representative |
The kitchen closes at 2pm, so all orders must be made by 2pm.
5 October 2016|
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Response from Paul U | Reviewed this property |
I think all food is freshly prepared and they are very happy to accommodate your needs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$25
Seafood, Barbecue, Grill
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 High Street, Herne Bay CT6 5LH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Herne Bay
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 749933
We are extremely excited to offer authentic slow-cooked smoked meats, done properly in our in-house smoker, guaranteed to arrive fresh on your table. As well as great steaks, burgers and sandwiches. The freshest Lobsters and Seafood are also on the menu alongside Mac'n'Cheese to die for. We aim to cater for all, providing amazing value for money party menus and even a kiddie menu. We offer an extensive wine list and a fine selection of alcoholic drinks including plenty of cocktails, draft beer, and bottomless fizzy drinks.
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