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Curiously Kentish

151 Minnis Road | Minnis Bay, Birchington CT7 9NS, England
+44 1843 841180
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (10 reviews)
“scotch egg” (3 reviews)
“roast dinner” (3 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 16:00All hours
British, Cafe, Delicatessen, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
151 Minnis Road | Minnis Bay, Birchington CT7 9NS, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Absolutely stunning place! Food is fresh (locally foraged!) & seasonal. I had home cured salt beef sandwich which was fantastic & my Wife had the baby ribeye. Just amazing! They also have their own line of pickles/sauces etc. The lengths these guys go to for...More

Thank JohnWark2016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Jason and his team came to cater for a dinner party for a group of 14 of us. He created a bespoke menu based on our tastes and interests, made from local ingredients. The food was amazing! The team were very friendly and very relaxed....More

Thank Isabelle2604
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Food excellent and inspired, well put together menu with imaginative combinations. Very friendly atmosphere, only 4 tables so personal service and food freshly cooked to order. Selection of deli style foods on the shelves and local veg. Home cured bacon a delight!

Thank Madasabrush
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Went for Sunday Lunch. It was very tasty and a reasonable price. Food was fresh and delish'. My only grumble was everything came on cold plates/dishes but this is just a small point. Well worth a visit. The shop side of these premises sell mainly...More

Thank quackersbewdley
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Lovely welcoming atmosphere, service was friendly and the food we had was amazing and freshly cooked to a high standard. Reasonably priced and excellent quality. Although we didn't have anything from the deil side it all looked amazing, as did all the party cakes that...More

Thank babsbrews77
Reviewed 26 April 2017

If you are in to good tasty food this is the place to come. Always a warm welcome and fun, As a deli you can get a great range of meats, chutneys etc.

Thank Dorothy W
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We had a starter and main course from the Sunday lunch menu. The food was delicious and we'll certainly return. The restaurant also sell a wide variety of products, many of them homemade. Worth a try!

Thank ainsworth179
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Although this is part shop and part restaurant, don't be put off by this. The welcome is warm and friendly, the food is individually cooked, and much of it is prepared on the premises, e.g. the Scottish salmon which is smoked there. Thoroughly recommended for...More

1  Thank Lawrence P
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Another enjoyable lunch, smoked salmon and broccoli tart both good starters. The braised beef was very tasty, finished with apple strudel.

1  Thank judy069
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Here we have a real gem where the chefs clearly have a passion for producing tasty food in a friendly atmosphere at a very reasonable price.

1  Thank Lester E
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Response from judy069 | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea as a customer? You would have to ask the restaurant directly
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16 September 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
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Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 151 Minnis Road | Minnis Bay, Birchington CT7 9NS, England (Formerly Cafe Bee)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Isle of Thanet  >  Birchington
  • Phone Number: +44 1843 841180
Curiously Kentish Delicatessen & Café is the brain child of Freedman & Faux. They hand craft all of their Charcuterie. They also Smoke & Cure Fish, Dairy & Vegetables. Jams and Jellies made from Kentish Foraged Ingredients. A lovely Deli where food and flavours are king Once a month there is the special Faux & Freedman Supper Club.
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