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Cafe des Amis

95 St. Dunstans Street, Canterbury CT2 8AD, England
+44 1227 464390
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (186 reviews)
“lamb stew” (29 reviews)
“churros” (28 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
95 St. Dunstans Street, Canterbury CT2 8AD, England
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1 - 10 of 1,238 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We went for a birthday meal and was not disappointed. Great service by all and lovely food. Although it was a Saturday evening and very busy..we did not have to wait too long for food or drinks to arrive.

Thank 155Christine
Reviewed 4 days ago

Went here for a 51st birthday meal with extended family. It is not a french bistro, It is a mexican bistro?? Tacos, fajitas, nachos - all here and all very tasty. I had the chicken in a green sauce which was fab (as did junior...More

Thank BenAchie
Reviewed 4 days ago

Decided to try as was across the road from our hotel. We went early evening and the restaurant was already buzzing, we hadn't booked but luckily we got a table. We ordered duck with wraps as they table next door to us had ordered this...More

Thank Mandy A
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We love Cafe Des Amis! Staff are friendly, atmosphere is great, food tasty. We are never disappointed even though we have the same food every time .

Thank Helen O
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a really lovely dinner here with my colleagues. Reasonably priced and would definitely go back!

Thank vickismith2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What can I say Café des is as good as always, been visiting here for over 12 years my other friends 24 years the service and food is by far the best! The manager John is lovely and all ways looks after us and sits...More

Thank Josephj510
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked online, turned up with 2 extra in our group. Not a problem even though it was the Saturday before Christmas Food, as always, was amazing. It was my 50 th birthday and they hid cakes and things as a surprise. Some of my group...More

Thank Jo B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best Paella I've ever tasted, absolutely stunning and I've eaten 100s of them over the years..Can't wait to come back... A+++++

Thank Stuart B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was taken to eat at this restaurant by a friend of mine and wow, what a great restaurant. The food is to die for

Thank Simone F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

New years night we originally set off for The Monument Vegan pub but it was shut. 5 minute walk down the road we found Cafe des Amis. Great atmosphere, music was good, lovely friendly staff and truly wonderful Mexican cuisine which caters for all types....More

Thank Tommy W
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Questions & Answers
19 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from chef29 | Property representative |
Dear Mr Shah, thank you for your enquiry. We do indeed have a range of vegetarian dishes available. If you go to our website you can see the full menu and will also be able to purchase gift vouchers for whatever amount you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 95 St. Dunstans Street, Canterbury CT2 8AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 464390
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