We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Don Juan

| Dane John Gardens, Canterbury CT1 1YW, England
+44 1227 634244
Website
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent90%
  • Very good10%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
Closed Now
Hours
CUISINES
Latin, Cafe, Venezuelan, South American, Argentinian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
| Dane John Gardens, Canterbury CT1 1YW, England
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (47)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 46 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

On a day trip to Canterbury, found the lovely Dane John park, an oasis in the busy city, and found Don Juan, home made minted lemonade, delicious, and only had a bacon roll, but plenty of good quality bacon and the bread rolls added to...More

Thank gillyfd
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Short visit to Canterbury. We stopped at don Juan after reading some interesting reviews. Just a quick lunch...something easy... Everything was surprising! The place is so nice! The empanadas almost make us cry....so many good memories from Buenos Aires! The "Suarez", delicious. And above all,...More

3  Thank Jechu S
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

If you're strolling through Dane John Gardens make sure you stop at Don Juan's! South American cuisine, friendly service, delicious food. I recommend 'The Suarez' the Milanese was also very tasty. Homemade sauces, watch out for the fury green one. It was so good I...More

3  Thank Andygreenfield
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

I cannot praise it enough! Everything is freshly made right in front of you and it's SO tasty! Forget those fake southern American places, this is the real deal! They were nice, helpful and ready to explain which food was what. Plus it's really inexpensive....More

2  Thank erika_ada
Reviewed 19 April 2017

I can't give an opinion about the food at this place, but I had a lovely coffee early in the morning in its terrace. Great location in the middle of the park ,the Italian coffee was delicious and the owner of the place was super...More

3  Thank MartaPastor
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

lovely little Sputh American cafe in a park in Canterbury near the bus and East train station. we had delucious fresh spinach empanadas and espresso. they had run out of empanadas so they made us fresh ones - fantastic, will be back!

4  Thank Kelsang J
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Passing through the cute little park on my way to East rail station, I was intrigued by the sight and sound of a bijou cafe coming up in the gathering twilight of a pleasant October evening. I hadn't known it existed but by the time...More

3  Thank TeamHockliffe
Reviewed 8 August 2016

I visit Don Juan several times a week for coffee and croissant.At other times I have eaten excellent exciting dishes especially the Spanish omelette made by Luigi. Well worth a visit you must try all the different items on offer.

4  Thank 897christina
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Great food, all cooked fresh while you wait. Interesting choices and quite different from any of the other restaurants I've eaten in in Canterbury. The guys who run it are great; friendly, energetic and enterprising. A really lovely al fresco eating experience, and great coffee...More

3  Thank memsahibphil
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Stopped by chance on the way through the park. Feeling peckish, so ordered the Suarez, and WOW! That's the best sandwich I've ever eaten! Lovely friendly staff too. Highly recommend!

3  Thank Marie S
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 15 hotels in Canterbury
Castle House Hotel
350 reviews
.27 km away
ABode Canterbury
2,229 reviews
.44 km away
Cathedral Gate Hotel
498 reviews
.46 km away
Travelodge Canterbury Chaucer Central
669 reviews
.46 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Pinocchio's
1,130 reviews
.21 km away
The Sandwich Bar
109 reviews
.23 km away
Willows Secret Kitchen
166 reviews
.30 km away
Micro Roastery
151 reviews
.24 km away
Nearby Attractions
Greyfriars Chapel and Franciscan Gardens
153 reviews
.36 km away
Dane John Gardens
263 reviews
.12 km away
The Canterbury Tales
1,108 reviews
.25 km away
Whitefriars Shopping Centre
35 reviews
.16 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Don Juan staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 18:00
Thursday
10:00 - 18:00
Friday
10:00 - 18:00
Saturday
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Dane John Gardens, Canterbury CT1 1YW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 634244
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing