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Whits of Walmer

61 The Strand | Walmer, Deal, Walmer CT14 7DP, England
+44 1304 368881
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  • Excellent91%
  • Very good4%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lobster ravioli” (12 reviews)
“dover sole” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, Seafood, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
61 The Strand | Walmer, Deal, Walmer CT14 7DP, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Love Whits of walmer. They serve wonderful food and service is very good. Friendly owners and staff. I would recommend.

1  Thank clara-1708
Reviewed 5 days ago

i don't know which rival business gave Whits a "terrible" rating, but we couldn't have been more impressed when we made our first visit this week. The cuisine was superb and we loved every course. The service was efficient and really friendly, and the well-chosen...More

1  Thank James P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for a birthday party with friends. This is their favourite local and I can see why. Staff were so friendly and attentive and couldn’t do enough for us all. Cosy little restaurant that clearly has repeat custom. It’s s shame we live so...More

2  Thank Evalou377
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whits has a welcoming, intimate atmosphere which was much appreciated on a cold January evening. There were so many delightful dishes to choose from that we spent quite a long time making up our minds. Everything we had we loved - from the scallop starter...More

1  Thank mumsybee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the time we entered the restaurant until the time we left, the staff were most attentive, helpful and pleasant. The menu was so extensive, it was difficult to choose what to have because every item on the menu or on the specials board sounded...More

1  Thank jean864
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

wow and wow again.... everything from the greeting to the goodbye was excellent. The starter ( see picture) was so good, the mains were to die for and the dessert.... speechless!!! we then went for the cheese... do not miss the cheese... OMG! First time...More

1  Thank John O
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Fresh oysters, perfectly cooked sirloin roast with fabulous selection of vegetables, followed by a sublime lemon soufflé. We also enjoyed an excellent Sancerre and red house wine. The chef created an exceptional dish of scallops for my guest. Yes, Whits is pricier than many local...More

Thank Barbara A
Reviewed 16 January 2018

We've always had great food and friendly service at Whits of Walmer. We had lunch and dinner at this restaurant.

1  Thank Amanda A
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

So refreshing to have the staff explain the menu in a very competent manner. And as for the food itself absolutely delicious. First visit but definitely won't be the last.

1  Thank Paul H
Reviewed 1 January 2018

We booked Whits after reading the reviews and weren't disappointed - outstanding food and service, a wonderful evening all round.

2  Thank Sally M
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Questions & Answers
Maria R
3 February 2018|
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Response from Megan J | Reviewed this property |
As it’s a fabulous fish restaurant I suspect that may just be a little clue
28 December 2017|
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Response from Eva B | Property representative |
Hi, dogs are allowed on the terrace outside when it is open for lunch in the summer but sadly we cannot allow them in the restaurant itself. Best regards Eva
18 June 2016|
Response from Eva B | Property representative |
Hi,many apologies for the delay in replying! We are open for dinner from 6.30pm on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays and for lunch on Sundays from 12.30. Best regards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$64
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 The Strand | Walmer, Deal, Walmer CT14 7DP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Walmer
  • Phone Number: +44 1304 368881
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