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Patisserie Valerie

23 High Street, Canterbury CT1 2AY, England
+44 1227 760450
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good26%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“cakes” (103 reviews)
“gateaux” (6 reviews)
“club sandwich” (6 reviews)
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French, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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23 High Street, Canterbury CT1 2AY, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Beautiful cakes but after waiting 25 minutes for a pot of tea, a coffee and two cakes to arrive, we left. There were six staff and thecrestaurantvwas not full but they just didn't serve anyone. People next yobus complained three times before their order arrived....More

Thank Lesley J
Reviewed 5 days ago

Stopped here for mid afternoon refreshment. Scones were nice as was the Earl Grey. Service was average. Might pop in again if passing but wouldn't make a detour.

Thank TheManInTheKnow
Reviewed 1 week ago

I reviewed a Patisserie Valerie in London and thought it was very good. So on my Birthday, I was very pleased to receive a groupon voucher from my Sister and her husband for afternoon tea for two at this restaurant. Excuse my ignorance but I...More

Thank Philip D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Two of us went in late one afternoon, it was very quiet with four staff members working. We took a seat but after 15 minutes of waiting and not so much as an acknowledgement we left. The staff seemed oblivious and after the second time...More

Thank Lesley B
Reviewed 1 week ago

A fantastic restaurant with the most wonderful, very smartly dressed, attentive staff. We had a voucher for afternoon tea, scones with a pot of cream and 4 jars of jams, assorted sandwiches including salmon, egg, ham etc. and many assorted cakes, very well presented. Far...More

Thank nanny012
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited today for first time. It’s nice inside and all tables cleaned. Very nice staff member waiting. He was very friendly. We ordered a cheese and tomato filled croissant and a ham and cheese omelette with a pot of tea. Menu quite varied and prices...More

Thank ravgirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a voucher for afternoon tea for 2 plus box of cakes. The afternoon tea was lovely, good selection of sandwiches, scones and cakes. Additional tea and coffee was offered. All very fresh and presented very well. We also got to pick 4 large...More

Thank ASLucas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ordered a Croque Madam and porridge after a struggle with a language barrier. Porridge was bland and boring if it hadn't had the fruit on top it would have been totally inedible. The Croque was badly burnt on the under side and very hard. We...More

Thank LizS123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful cafe/patisserie/cakes/decor/will return for the dull afternoon tea experience.A hidden gem .

Thank Grace F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Waited a while to be seated even though there were some free tables and the staff didn't acknowledge us for ages. Some things on the menu were not available and we weren't told this until we wanted them so had to make other choices. The...More

Thank goat78
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:30 - 19:00
08:30 - 19:00
08:30 - 19:00
08:30 - 19:00
08:30 - 19:00
08:30 - 19:30
08:30 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 High Street, Canterbury CT1 2AY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 760450
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