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Rocksalt Restaurant

4-5 Fishmarket, Folkestone CT19 6AA, England
+44 1303 212070
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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Seafood, European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
4-5 Fishmarket, Folkestone CT19 6AA, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited Friday evening with family...and were pleased to be invited to choose dishes from a "Fish Friday" specials menu. Yum. The John Dory was fabulous and looked really great. My simple pan-fried plaice, with black butter and capers, was classic and just right. The...More

Thank doctorcontext
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a super restaurant overlooking the sea. So pretty. We had a great meal of moules, prawns and Frito Misto. All really tasty and washed down with a light Sicilian red. Service was spot on. Recommend

Thank Mandyxx
Reviewed 3 days ago

My friend and I like to catch up over a meal every few months and we knew Rocksalt would be a great choice for this past Thursday lunch. We both ordered the artichoke soup and hake from the set menu. Both were delicious. The bread...More

Thank wherelolawent
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very very good food....most impressed. Very good selection of cocktails and drinks, had a lovely merlot. Would def go again.

Thank Simes1965
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited Rocksalt based on the recommendation of a client and went on a Monday evening which was steak night. Both myself and my colleague had steaks from the £15 menu which were both good, well cooked and tasty. Staff were friendly and attentive and...More

Thank Joch R
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The oyster bunny and I ventured out to Folkestone to the well acclaimed Rocksalt, located, quite pleasantly, within the sea walls. The curved building is a beauty with floor to ceiling windows and a wonderful outdoor seating area running the length of the place. The...More

Thank Neglected_Potato
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Fabulous views, impeccable service, terrific food. Don't listen to the green eyed and world weary this place is fantastic!

Thank Imeccentric
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Simply awesome; great food and good service, restaurant was a lot more welcoming than the bar upstairs, bar was very pompous and the staff not overly helpful, nearly lost you two stars. The restaurant staff more than made up for it as did the food......More

Thank BLayzell
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a wonderful meal, the food and the service was excellent. Would recommend the heritage salad and also the turbot. Every member of staff we interacted with was interested and informative. We had after dinner drinks on the upstairs terrace which was lovely as it...More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We always dine at Rocksalt when in Folkestone and this time was no exception. It was a Monday and as such was "steak night" in this seafood/fish restaurant. The vegetarian menu gave my wife some choice and I chose the flank steak. Very tasty but...More

Thank Neil S
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Response from tropnevad_jon | Reviewed this property |
I should hope not.
Jessica H
29 September 2016|
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Response from Emjtbex | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember seeing one but we were downstairs.
garry w
30 June 2016|
Response from Alloverthershow | Reviewed this property |
Yes we will not be going there again.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4-5 Fishmarket, Folkestone CT19 6AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Folkestone
  • Phone Number: +44 1303 212070
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