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Cafe de China

8 Marine Gardens, Margate CT9 1UN, England
+44 1843 224428
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“crispy duck” (14 reviews)
“ribs” (9 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 PM - 11:30 PMAll hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
8 Marine Gardens, Margate CT9 1UN, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good fast service Food was teriffic hot and freshly cooked Crispy duck was done perfectly And the king prawns with ginger main course was really tasty well wort another visit

Thank jimaharding
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped going here for a while but I am really glad I went back! Food was excellent, service quick and staff extremely courteous. Nothing was too much trouble, brilliant value for money as well

Thank Lizzy M
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Due to our extrely poor experienced there I recommend.d this restusrsnt.is avoided until their standards improve

4  Thank Nigel P
Reviewed 24 July 2017

The restaurant is an £ 18 per head all you can eat The mixed starters came but just didn't taste fresh pre cooked & microwaved ? The duck was delivered at the same time as the starters so it wasn't at it's best when we...More

2  Thank lamptechonthenet
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Horrible looking decor and ambience is terrible. Food must be the worst we have had. Not value for money. You feel worked all the time in case you'll be charged if you leave anything. I wouldn't eat there again ever. I wouldn't recommend this place...More

2  Thank douglasdieguno
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

First of all we walked in and weren't greeted in a good manner just sit here is what we got, secondly I ordered spicy chicken wings and as I'm a big chicken eater I went straight for them took a big bite and what do...More

2  Thank henryb1234
Reviewed 19 June 2017

we had only left a couple of ribs and a spring roll ask for a doggy bag so as not waste and was told I had to pay £4.50 for the pleasure after paying £18 for the main meal, then I find out that I...More

1  Thank Catlady2006
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Went into the restaurant for their lunch deal. We are vegan but love Chinese style food with oyster sauce removed (tofu). When asked if we could talk about it the "manager" rolled his eyes and marched off. So we walked out before ordering. Can't comment...More

2  Thank Nathanael C
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Excellent value! Staff are friendly and helpful, food is served promptly, freshly cooked and nice and hot. Very tasty. I had seen reviews that said the staff were abrupt, I've been twice now and can only say that I've found them very pleasant and helpful....More

Thank Elizabeth F
Reviewed 21 May 2017

You pick what you like them this is freshly cooked Good variety of Menu. Fish dishes, duck good. Spare rib not So good. You can order a dish you like again. Tables round and not too close to next person.

Thank billlin2017
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3 August 2017|
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Response from Ilovemay2015 | Property representative |
Yes, please book more than 4 peoples. Thanks.
1 October 2016|
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Response from Thain | Reviewed this property |
Yes that shouldn't present a problem. Just call them during opening hours
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Marine Gardens, Margate CT9 1UN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Isle of Thanet  >  Margate
  • Phone Number: +44 1843 224428
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