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Curiously Kentish

151 Minnis Road | Minnis Bay, Birchington CT7 9NS, England
+44 1843 841180
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“sandwiches” (10 reviews)
“scotch egg” (3 reviews)
“bread” (4 reviews)
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British, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly
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151 Minnis Road | Minnis Bay, Birchington CT7 9NS, England
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1 - 10 of 104 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Went for Sunday Lunch. It was very tasty and a reasonable price. Food was fresh and delish'. My only grumble was everything came on cold plates/dishes but this is just a small point. Well worth a visit. The shop side of these premises sell mainly...More

Thank quackersbewdley
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely welcoming atmosphere, service was friendly and the food we had was amazing and freshly cooked to a high standard. Reasonably priced and excellent quality. Although we didn't have anything from the deil side it all looked amazing, as did all the party cakes that...More

Thank babsbrews77
Reviewed 25 April 2017

If you are in to good tasty food this is the place to come. Always a warm welcome and fun, As a deli you can get a great range of meats, chutneys etc.

Thank Dorothy W
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We had a starter and main course from the Sunday lunch menu. The food was delicious and we'll certainly return. The restaurant also sell a wide variety of products, many of them homemade. Worth a try!

Thank ainsworth179
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Although this is part shop and part restaurant, don't be put off by this. The welcome is warm and friendly, the food is individually cooked, and much of it is prepared on the premises, e.g. the Scottish salmon which is smoked there. Thoroughly recommended for...More

1  Thank Lawrence P
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Another enjoyable lunch, smoked salmon and broccoli tart both good starters. The braised beef was very tasty, finished with apple strudel.

1  Thank judy069
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Here we have a real gem where the chefs clearly have a passion for producing tasty food in a friendly atmosphere at a very reasonable price.

1  Thank Lester E
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Our first visit to Curiously Kentish. Our friends Kate & Steve who live in Kent invited us along and we thorougly enjoyed the experience. You get to meet other foodies and the ambiance is just great as there is a limited number of people who...More

2  Thank Sophie2009London
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Went for Sunday lunch. Staff and chef were welcoming and friendly. Food was top notch and lots of it. Good time and great value

2  Thank pat c
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Had a really good lunch here with a group of friends. All the dishes were freshly cooked and delicious. We all thoroughly enjoyed our food (I loved the Chorizo Hash) and will definitely go back soon - hopefully to try the Supper Club. . A...More

2  Thank Whitbird
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Derek B
do you allow a small dog to come in for 4 of us
7 September 2016|
Response from judy069 | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea as a customer? You would have to ask the restaurant directly
Jo M
When is the next Supper Club that has any tables available for 2 or 4 people?
15 September 2015|
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Response from Penny374 | Reviewed this property |
I called them for the dates
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 151 Minnis Road | Minnis Bay, Birchington CT7 9NS, England (Formerly Cafe Bee)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Isle of Thanet  >  Birchington
  • Phone Number: +44 1843 841180
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Curiously Kentish Delicatessen & Café is the brain child of Freedman & Faux. They hand craft all of their Charcuterie. They also Smoke & Cure Fish, Dairy & Vegetables. Jams and Jellies made from Kentish Foraged Ingredients. A lovely Deli where food and flavours are king Once a month there is the special Faux & Freedman Supper Club.
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