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86 High Street, Rochester ME1 1JY, England
+44 1634 847776
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Today
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 16:00
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Kent, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were looking for somewhere in Rochester to have a chilled sunday lunch. Although the decor is a little old fashioned it is clean and tidy and adds a romantic ambiance. The food was outstanding, I had the beef roast and the meat was cooked to perfection for me, the gravy was also to die for. The service was outstanding... More 

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Thank mrm887
Kent, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely, charming little place. We were pleasantly surprised. It's not the best looking restaurant in the world and does look like it needs a bit of TLC but don't be put off as the food and service were excellent. We thoroughly enjoyed our evening. I had the lamb shank which was beautifully cooked, it's quite a large portion... More 

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Thank Aimee B
Rochester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Charming place to go for great food and great service. I would certainly recommend trying the stewed lamb shank.

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Thank David I
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

When we arrived for our meal the manager was watching something on his tablet and had to be prompted by the chef to seat us, his response was 'what do you want me to do about it?' His appearance was unprofessional and slovenly. Our waitress was very attentive and polite. The food was beautifully presented and delicious. We have eaten... More 

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Thank Chris E
Nottingham
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79 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Our dinner was OK, but didn't live up to expectations. My goats' cheese salad was simply lettuce, tomatoe, etc and crumbled goats' cheese. (I had been hoping for something a bit special, not something I could have knocked up at home in ten minutes, and would have loved warm melted goats' cheese.) My husband's rissotto was fine but not special.... More 

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Thank Boraxwoman
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Had a lovely meal lunchtime with friends, superb food with friendly service, will most certainly return.

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Thank Tony H
London, United Kingdom
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141 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Very well-situated close to the castle and cathedral. Restaurant has an old-fashioned appearance but the food was delicious with some clever modern touches also beautifully presented. Gluten-free choices clearly indicated on the menu.Pleasant and efficient service. Good value set menu lunch.

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Thank Carol G
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Had a gorgeous roast dinner, roast pork with a bowl full of crackling. Delicious gravy followed by bread n butter pudding which was scrummy. Quirky comfortable surroundings. The waitresses are always so sweet & attentive.

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Thank girksandscoiterd
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51 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Really lovely waitresses from Poland who know what service should make you feel like... special and well looked after. I had a very tender and decent portion of roast beef with a lovely jus and trimmings. Started with a parfait and brioche and finished with a chocolate torte all nicely presented. My only observation was the owner (pleasant enough) but... More 

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Thank Mark C
London
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

This is my third visit to the Atrium for Sunday lunch. Each time it is a little bit quirkier but that is part of the appeal. Fantastic roast beef followed by bread and butter pudding for me, apple crumble for hubby. Polite waitresses and even the chef puts in an appearance when the rush dies down ... if you want... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 16:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86 High Street, Rochester ME1 1JY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +44 1634 847776

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