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The Lookout Cafe

Prince Edward Promenade, West Cliff, Ramsgate, England
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible18%
7 Apr 2018
“The Lookout Cafe”
7 Dec 2017
“Great view and helpful staff”
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Prince Edward Promenade, West Cliff, Ramsgate, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Trip one last week, the tea was ditch-water and the service was resentful. Trip two, just blatant rudeness. Walked out without eating. That's two local's who won't be spending any further time or money at this place. They got the name right - "LOOKOUT" I...More

Thank electricsilver
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've used this place a few times but our last visit was awful. The staff seemed to resent us being there, were rude and when the food came it was cold and inedible. It's a shame as previously the man serving (who wasn't there this...More

Thank busybee136
Reviewed 7 April 2018

Great scenery and a stop for lots of people on walks and bike rides.The Cafe is small and this can cause big queues.Foods not bad either

Thank ghearsey
Reviewed 7 December 2017

This seems very much a traditional seaside café offering all you would expect in a straightforward English breakfast.The staff were friendly and helpful enough, and yes there was await for the food because it is cooked freshly to order. Very much a place for locals...More

Thank Anthony J
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Stopped off here when my wife & I were out for one of our famous short walks, they always end up been long. LOL. We only had a drink but the staff were so polite and jolly. The tea and coffee were just right. It...More

Thank LoneRanger1956
Reviewed 30 August 2017

There's little more than a welcoming grunt when you enter here and it gets worse. Following such a lack of hospitality we limited ourselves to a couple of hot drinks, a tea and a coffee. Both were incredibly weak, making us wonder how anyone could...More

Thank Philip P
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Great view but terrible service. Staff get orders wrong. Take ages before food arrives and not friendly. What a shame as the location is lovely. Other customers also complaining of the service at time of visit. Best avoid in my opinion.

Thank peterkaty233953
Reviewed 2 July 2017

had a lovely breakfast would deffo recommend sat outside and watched the world go by, the food was hot and plenty of it

Thank donna c
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Spent a few days from London visiting my old friend in Ramsgate. He took me to the Lookout Café for lunch. It was a beautiful sunny day, and we sat outside enjoying the seaview. I managed to order the last of their homecooked Steakpie dinners...More

1  Thank Chris W
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Value for money 5/5 Service 4/5 Food type traditional British cafe (baked potatoes, omelettes, doorstep sandwiches, cheese on toast, chips). Always a good deal, portions are not skimpy. Good to see generous salad portions, too. View 5+/5 Just lovely, whether sunrise or sunset or the...More

1  Thank sskkppi
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Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
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Outdoor Seating, Seating
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  • Address: Prince Edward Promenade, West Cliff, Ramsgate, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Isle of Thanet  >  Ramsgate
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