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Oyster and Chop House

8 High Street, Herne Bay CT6 5LH, England
+44 1227 749933
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, Barbecue, Grill
$$ - $$$
8 High Street, Herne Bay CT6 5LH, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I had booked a table for 5.30 with friends. On arrival we were shown a seat and told "we have given you this one but just to let you know we need it for 7pm!" asked if we could sit in a booth then, we...More

Thank Jan A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My son took me for a meal as a belated fathers day present and we really enjoyed the food and they have bottles of goodys real ale too Jacket potato was out of this world as was my burger my son had a rib eye...More

Thank Graham S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice restaurant, price was fair. Big portions, food was nice, took food home in foil dishes as we had so much, done us another dinner. Waitress knew all about the menu and gave us advice.

Thank JulieHerneBay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Oyster and Chop twice now - both have been good; the second visit was better. The reason being we sat in the front of the restaurant which is a lot cooler and the music is less obtrusive. I like jazz but the heavy blues...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On a rare night off from the kids we visited the Oyster and Chop House on a friend's recommendation. Fantastic food and great friendly service. Very enjoyable evening. Will return asap to try more from the menu.

1  Thank tom c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I brought my nephew here for his birthday with my sister. The food was delicious, the service excellent and decor tasteful.

1  Thank Lyndsay12354
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Usually I ramble on in these reviews but I don't want to itemise things in case I miss something. The reason behind this is everything was simply brilliant. Staff very friendly and attentive, atmosphere lovely and the food plentiful and tasted amazing. All reasonably priced...More

2  Thank James E
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Wow. I went to the Oyster and Chop last night with my brother and our friend and we all left completely stuffed with delicious and very reasonably priced food. I had the Hush Puppies for starter (I highly recommend) and my brother had a huge...More

1  Thank Team-Talbut-Taylor
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Visited one evening with some friends who had been before and the food was very very good and the service was very good too. The prices were acceptable. We will definately be returning and have already booked !

1  Thank Bycroft
Reviewed 19 May 2017

We were frequent visitors to the chop and oyster house before it became a lobster and smoke house. As we loved so much we felt that we had to give the updated restaurant a try. I can only say that if like us you loved...More

7  Thank lesley c
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15 January 2017|
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Response from DLWKent | Reviewed this property |
Hi - as the Oyster and Chop House can't accommodate you have you thought of trying La Casa Mia in the High Street. we have had a private function in one of the upstairs rooms.
susan b
11 October 2016|
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Response from Jeff M | Property representative |
The kitchen closes at 2pm, so all orders must be made by 2pm.
5 October 2016|
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Response from Paul U | Reviewed this property |
I think all food is freshly prepared and they are very happy to accommodate your needs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$23
Seafood, Barbecue, Grill
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 High Street, Herne Bay CT6 5LH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Herne Bay
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 749933
We are extremely excited to offer authentic slow-cooked smoked meats, done properly in our in-house smoker, guaranteed to arrive fresh on your table. As well as great steaks, burgers and sandwiches. The freshest Lobsters and Seafood are also on the menu alongside Mac'n'Cheese to die for. We aim to cater for all, providing amazing value for money party menus and even a kiddie menu. We offer an extensive wine list and a fine selection of alcoholic drinks including plenty of cocktails, draft beer, and bottomless fizzy drinks.
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