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The Harbour Cafe Bar Kitchen

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10 The Parade, Margate CT9 1EZ, England
+44 1843 290110
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Hours:
Sun 09:00 - 18:00
Tue - Thu 09:00 - 18:00
Fri - Sat 09:00 - 23:00
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Reviewed 1 week ago

So showing my Great aunt around as she has travelled all the way from Canada and thought I would try out the harbour cafe as I had never been in there before. So we walk in myself my mom and my Aunt, to just be looked at by the staff so after a minute or two of no response we... More 

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Thank Heather O
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quirky and pleasant, friendly helpful staff and presumed owner, my mum and I both had coffee, and smoked salmon, scrambled egg, fresh cut bread toasted and a salad garnish with a delicious dressing, all fresh and cooked well Will be back

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took my 8 year old daughter for a birthday breakfast. The food was good and the service really friendly. They even sang happy birthday to her which made her day!

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Thank stephkingsland
Canterbury, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

We are a local couple visiting this restaurant for the first time, never again!!!! We ordered Prawn Cocktail for starters, Salmon fish cakes and Lamb Shank for mains. The Prawn Cocktails at £6.40 each had 5 medium sized prawns in one and 6 in the other. The two salmon fish cakes had less than a dessert spoon of salmon between... More 

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Thank Anne G
London, England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Had dinner here tonight I ordered the lamb shank It arrived in a nice bowl full off a nice greasy gravy and some chips. The meat how ever had been cooked some time before and was somewhat cold In fact a completely different temperature to the greasy gravy. My daughter had hummus which was lovely and served in a massive... More 

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Thank CommercialDiver
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 19 March 2017

Tried this place for lunch yesterday on our visit to margate. Left standing waiting to be seated even though not particularly busy. Left waiting to be served for approx 15 mins. Terrible service food just ok. Felt like they were doing us a favour. I asked for a piece of Halle I cheese to be added to my plater and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

A friendly welcome from the waitress who was unfailingly pleasant throughout. Broken coffee machine so disappointed not to be able to have coffee with Sunday breakfast, only tea available. (Hopefully a temporary situation.) My bacon sandwich was very good. The scrambled egg, whilst good, could not be described as 'creamy' which was what the menu promised. What I really didn't... More 

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Thank Heather G
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 28 February 2017

Although the decor is nice & the staff were welcoming at first, despite it being Feb & us being the only customers in there, as soon as we said we only wanted to order drinks not food the service changed dramatically. The menus were snatched from our hands & our coffees were dumped on the table, never to see a... More 

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Reviewed 27 February 2017

I don't like complaining. I really don't. I generally leave that to other family members who are experts, but after visiting the Harbour Cafe yesterday have a few words to say, and maybe the owners can learn a thing or two. It was around 2pm and we wanted a light lunch. Having seen the 'All Day Breakfast' sign outside (in... More 

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Thank mrbasstrombone
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

Very good and prompt service for lunch. Disappointed no diet coke but Gannon and eggs were good if a little overpriced for lunch.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 18:00
Thursday
09:00 - 18:00
Friday
09:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 The Parade, Margate CT9 1EZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Isle of Thanet  >  Margate
  • Phone Number: +44 1843 290110

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