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The Old Weavers Restaurant

1-3 St. Peters Street, Canterbury CT1 2AT, England
+44 1227 464660
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“pies” (54 reviews)
“lamb shank” (23 reviews)
“mixed grill” (10 reviews)
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European, British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1-3 St. Peters Street, Canterbury CT1 2AT, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Hi. Had a stopover in Folkstone but it's a dump. Jumped in car found this great Wee place. Service excellent huge portions and interesting quirky surrounds.

Thank desa806
Reviewed yesterday

Haven't been here for at least five years. The food was cooked to perfection but had to wait a while but they were busy. It was well worth the wait. Service was better than expected and very helpful, polite and attentive and quite fast. Ambiance...More

Thank joymarsden
Reviewed 4 days ago

Thought we would try here as next to the river and could sit outside. Waited 10 minutes for menus and it was not busy. We ordered food which was dry and tasteless which you could have ordered from a burger van. No service.... really really...More

Thank Joanne M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great menu to choose from with something to appeal to everyone. The restaurant is ideally situated by the river and the staff were very friendly and keen to ensure you enjoyed your meal. It is possible to purchase tickets for the punting and a meal...More

Thank SandraH1960
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If your looking for fine dining then this is not the place, however good honest home cooked feel about the meal Starters were good, pies were average in our opinion, service was a bit slow on the night but nice to have a break between...More

1  Thank Gary R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked a table for 4 persons at 18.30hrs. We really had to wait a long time for everything. The appetizers came at19.45hrs. Three of the main dishes at 20.40hrs the fourth was not the right dish. No apologies and I had to wait 15...More

Thank Renske V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've been to Canterbury a few times and The Old Weavers Restaurant is always a place we make sure to pop in for a meal. The food is tasty and portions are a fair size and prices not to bad. Interior decor is perfect for...More

1  Thank Tyron H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a amazing time at this restaurant food was hot and spot on the staff was very friendly and helpfull can't wait to go back

1  Thank henry3103
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a Birthday Sunday lunch there today and was extremely impressed with the friendly and professional service we received even when it got really busy. Definitely a "must visit restaurant" when you visit Canterbury. Abigail thank you to all staff for a great experience.

1  Thank Martin W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me and my two friends visited this restaurant with our three little dogs, food and service were very good the seafood spaghetti was amazing the best we have had. Would definitely come back there Mary, gaynor and Kim

1  Thank LondonMicky1
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Questions & Answers
14 August 2016|
Response from Tim C | Reviewed this property |
not sure about jumping on the punt, but it is where all the reps stand so not far.
20 September 2015|
Response from theoldweavers | Property representative |
Hi, sorry the the restaurant does not have a car park but public car parks are about 5 min, walk from restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-3 St. Peters Street, Canterbury CT1 2AT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 464660
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