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The Lounge Restaurant & Bar

1-3 St. Annes Road | Tankerton, Whitstable CT5 2DN, England
+44 1227 636967
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
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“steak” (15 reviews)
“calamari” (11 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Bar, Mediterranean, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1-3 St. Annes Road | Tankerton, Whitstable CT5 2DN, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have just been in The Lounge for the first time for drinks & was made to feel really uncomfortable by the customers/bar maid so we left before we finished our drinks. Will not be visiting again.

Thank Kim C
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We had a very nice evening at The Lounge for our 55th wedding anniversary. The food was great and the staff are so warm and friendly. I can recommend this restaurant to anyone that wants a great meal.

Thank Linda R
Reviewed 20 September 2017

I booked this venue for a hen do on Saturday16th September and we had a fantastic evening. I can't fault the staff, food or the entertainment that night. Everyone agreed it was a fantastic evening and we will certainly book there again. Well done The...More

Thank Dreamtime
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Having had family visit for the weekend, I suggested going to the lounge for lunch, as I had previously been very pleased there. Then the thought hit me, what if it isn't as good as I had been boasting about. I need not have worried,...More

Thank bishopofsidcup
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We held our wedding reception at the lounge. Erinch ,the owner could not do enough for us. Many great suggestions proved he was a valuable asset for any occasion.. the staff went overboard to help us and decorated the event superbly. I have also been...More

Thank Fullcircle69
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Such friendly staff. We had lunch here and although it was casual dining it was excellent. We all enjoyed our meal

Thank Jane706
Reviewed 29 July 2017

My wife and I treated my wife's mum and dad to a very nice lunch at this very busy little restaurant on a Sunday afternoon. The staff were happy and funny and made use fill very welcome. The only thing which spoiled the afternoon a...More

Thank Ian T
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

What a fantastic night, great singer amazing food 🥘 really good service, we will be back to try your meze night on Wednesday. Thank you for making my mums birthday 🎉 such a success x

Thank Chrissie M
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Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

If you are planning a good day at Whitstable or would like to enjoy time at Oyster Festival, never ever go to the Lounge! Your belongings will be thrown away into the dust been or directly to the road and "business women" Kelly will make...More

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Kelly T, Owner at The Lounge Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

May i first state that i and my family are foreign also. You failed to mention in your review that you purchased 1 coffee between 3 people then went ahead and consumed food on my premises that was purchased elsewhere. I told you that you...More

Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Had a great lunch. Food was amazing, great choice & variety. Service was great too, Kendhal was very helpful & friendly, nothing was too much trouble. Had a lovely time.

Thank Samantha F
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Heather S
4 November 2015|
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Response from Kelly T | Property representative |
Hi Phyllis, I hope this message finds you well. I didn't respond to your question from trip advisor as I received it after your Anniversary party. Anyway, so glad you emailed us directly & that we could accommodated you all... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$35
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-3 St. Annes Road | Tankerton, Whitstable CT5 2DN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Whitstable
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 636967
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