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Alimo Restaurant

Railway Arches Oxford Street | Railway Arches, Whitstable CT5 1DA, England
+44 1227 272725
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lamb tagine” (34 reviews)
“mini meze” (22 reviews)
“almond tart” (10 reviews)
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Moroccan, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Railway Arches Oxford Street | Railway Arches, Whitstable CT5 1DA, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lovely staff, lovely food, lovely beer. Great atmosphere. Moroccan food at its best. Owners Ali and Mo are super friendly, credit to them.

1  Thank cmbhi-co-uk
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first visit to Alimo and we were not disappointed. Lovely fresh meal in authentic surroundings. Friendly and attentive staff always ready if we needed anything. Warm and welcoming atmosphere. Great value for money ! Highly recommended 👍 thank you, Ben and Terri

1  Thank Terri L
Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful and authentic meal. Beef tangia was meltingly tender and a very generous portion. Service was prompt, friendly and discreet. I will definitely be going back!

Thank willowy99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner at Alimo last night, the food was so tasty. The beef Tagia is to die for, so tender and delicious.

Thank Gillysauce
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and my wife went for lunch and we were not disappointed. The food was lovely and flavoursome and was very authentic. We had the lamb Tangine and the Alimo mixed grille. (Lamb Tangine wow) Mo was very friendly and full of information and little...More

Thank lee h
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic place really accommodating and sorted out a whole vegan 3 course for me ! Really great owner and friendly staff , great decor and good selection of food . Wednesday does a 4 course was fir £13.00 highly recommended 😁

1  Thank deliaredpuppy
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Went to Alimo early on a Saturday evening, and had a fantastic meal, it even pleased the child who normally doesn't like hummus, he very carefully tasted the hummus and proclaimed it delicious! Highly recommend the mixed mezze starter. All the mains we had were...More

1  Thank Henrietta B
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

Twice in a week and hoping to visit again due to snow in Whitstable closing restaurants. So glad of the snow. Great find, fabulous food and service 2nd to none. Well worth a visit

Thank Ianblinco
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

First time for my wife and I to visit a Moroccan and it was brilliant. Everything from the service, the ambience and the food was excellent. Definitely coming again next time we visit in April

Thank Fredbell1234
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

A very fresh and tasty menu on offer catering for all tastebuds. If you enjoy tapas style small dishes to share, you can’t go wrong with a visit here. Welcoming staff, no rush to order and a table for the night - very chilled out...More

Thank Steenkamp A
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Response from Lorraine P | Reviewed this property |
as of tonight they dont
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Response from chrispkelly | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but I can't help. But a quick call to them or any email and they will tell you 01227 272725 Chris
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Railway Arches Oxford Street | Railway Arches, Whitstable CT5 1DA, England (Formerly Whistlestop Restaurant)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Whitstable
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 272725
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