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2 Herne Bay Road | Tankerton, Whitstable CT5 2LQ, England
+44 1227 274591
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“tapas” (84 reviews)
“calamari” (60 reviews)
“cod goujons” (11 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2 Herne Bay Road | Tankerton, Whitstable CT5 2LQ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

a group of 8 us had a splendid lunch. The exterior looks a bit cafe-ish, but the surprise inside is that it’s a sophisticated, bustling , relaxed restaurant and bar. A great atmosphere, really welcoming with friendly, fun staff to whom nothing is too much...More

Thank stephenf8
Reviewed 6 days ago

Lovely place, good decor, friendly service, great food.Lots of veggie and vegan options. Sharing plates. Whitstable 15 minute walk. Beach ( not gorgeous) 3 minutes. Our second visit and still very good.

Thank Katharine J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We attempted to book, but had left it too late. Undeterred, we turned up on-spec later that night and managed to get a table. Right from the start, service was excellent, attentive, everything explained, nothing too much trouble. We sampled the mixed Meze platter -...More

Thank James R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had family visiting us for a few days and booked JoJo's for Sunday lunchtime. We had a fantastic vegetarian mixed mezz with lemon posset and sorbet to finish. What a great place with very helpful staff. You will need to book as they are always...More

Thank Tony R
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Sunday lunch we fancied light and varied so we tried our luck and we got a table for 4 at 12.45 mother and wife ordered one of their favourites crispy cod goujons. My sister and i being more adventurous ordered a couple of the specials...More

Thank SMB169
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

What a great place for lunch or dinner; freshly prepared and very tasty, beautifully presented. 7 of us shared 2 mezzas, calamari, gujons and potatas braves, more than enough. Really relaxed atmosphere and plenty of space if got young kids. You will need to book...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Food tastes fabulous, brilliant flavours, cooked perfectly. Great wine list and today I had one of the best cocktails of my life and I consider myself a bit of an aficionado of cocktails! Very friendly and obliging staff. Place was spacious but cosy feel on...More

Thank Diane L
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

JoJo’s have now removed their coffee shop which opens up the restaurant and it looks great. The wood burning stove was great on such a chilly day. To the left of the space is the restaurant and to the right the tapas. The fact that...More

1  Thank Debbie T
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

This restaurant does not look much from the outside but is nicely decorated on the inside.There was a welcoming fire on a bitterly cold day. We ordered some hot drinks and then a mixture of tapas and restaurant menu food. The food arrived quite quickly...More

Thank Plattypuss52
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

All we could say the next day was "if that place was in our local town, we'd live in there!" Warm and friendly welcome, very varied menu of fresh food expertly cooked, nice wines and good advice when choosing them. Would seriously live in here...More

Thank Cracker73
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Dave C
13 June 2016|
Response from Tucson65 | Reviewed this property |
Probably David Brown delicatessen Harbour Street, Whitstable
4 June 2016|
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Response from Entertainers | Reviewed this property |
JoJos coffee shop allows dogs , but the restaurant does not . The restaurant serves wine . Phone for family bookings, they are very helpful ..word of warning , the restaurant is very popular at the weekend , and gets booked... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Bar Scene, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Herne Bay Road | Tankerton, Whitstable CT5 2LQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Whitstable
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 274591
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