We were expecting so much better. We went in on a Sat night for local seafood and a few pints.. the place was quiet and they didn't have much food. The cook was odd, verging on rude, she kept telling us how ill she was...More
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My wife and I visited this place after having had an excellent experience at its sister establishment, The Chapel, in Broadstairs so had high hopes. Although I had wanted to have a beer the pumps were being cleaned so I had to settle for a...More
Excellent pub, but don't order the pies. My white fish pie came with microwave mash and congealed brown gravy. Not appealing. Excellent beers, ales and cider on tap though, and a real fire.
Visit The Lifeboat often I guess and it never disappoints, the beers are AB Fab and the vegetarian pie and mash is delish. Has great atmosphere and whomever I've bought with me always love it. The atmosphere is comfy espesh when the fire is lit...More
Lisa Magdalena- what a fantastic host. Beautiful wine, tasty cheese board but must of all attended to by a brilliant host. Literally the friendliest service in Margate. Lifeboat is a simply must visit - Lisa makes the lifeboat the local seaside gem it is!!!
Must agree with Andrew M below. I posted a rave review in the past, but now they've ruined it with a refurb. Ridiculously expensive over-chilled Brewdog beers, only two real ales on pump and truly hideous bright indoor signage like a Chinese takeaway. It used...More
First used the Lifeboat when we needed a glass of wine for the BYO at the L'Olivio Italian restaurant next door. The landlady was lovely. We went back another day with three dogs and sat by the gorgeous open fire. Again the staff were brilliantly...More
This little stunner has saw dust on the floor and a fire in the inglenook. Great position across from the 16th Century market Square and you can sea the sea if you sit out side. But it's true talent lies in being an indoor pub...More
Popped in here on our Sunday walk with the dog by the beach. Super quaint no frills, sawdust ( literally) pub. Really warm welcome from the landlady. Great selection of brew dog beers. Had the jet black heart, oatmeal stout, delicious. Plus a selection of...More