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Oyster and Chop House

€€ - €€€Seafood, Barbecue,
8 High Street, Herne Bay CT6 5LH, England
+44 1227 749933
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“amuse bouche” (26 reviews)
“oysters” (100 reviews)
“ribs” (24 reviews)
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Seafood, Barbecue, Grill
€€ - €€€
8 High Street, Herne Bay CT6 5LH, England
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Reviewed today

I visited with my girlfriend and we looked forward to the simple steaks we’d ordered..... What turned up was so heavily salted that it was inedible. Both meals were sent back. We explained to the unconcerned waitress why the food had been returned and she...More

Thank MervSterry
Reviewed 2 days ago

We went with the whole family to celebrate our wedding anniversary I must admit the food was not wonderful, in little dishes and don't understand why every meal has a iceberg lettuce on it. Steak was very tough would not go back. Went the year...More

Thank christinelucas1
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Rather disappointing, beef ribs ok but lacking a bit in flavour, likewise pork ribs rather bland. A bit of a limited menu.

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always top quality food with a smokey flavour. The menu offers a large selection and tge restaurant itself offers a great ambience.

Thank Rich P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked for granddaughter's birthday meal and our first visit. Great choice. Staff were very attentive and pleasant. Menu had a great range of interesting choices. Meals arrived without delay and were tasty. Great background soundtrack too...if you enjoy blues music.......just in keeping with the place....More

1  Thank Richard L
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Hush puppies for starters, bland. I’ve made better myself. Smokehouse burger main. And pit master combo. I can’t even be bothered to go into each individual thing, bottom line is I didn’t know you could make meat that bland!!! Fries were ok I suppose. Service...More

3  Thank Nicholasworrall
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Had a meal with five other people, what a choice, Great food, great atmosphere, will be back !! Highly recommend

Thank sharonk60
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

We had a dinner for two and we went away full, happy and pleasantly surprised. The emphasis on the meat is definatley in the smoking rather than any dry rubs or heavy sauces added after the fact (the way BBQ should be), given homemade table...More

Thank John F
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Been waiting to visit here for months, looks really good outside and is also really nice inside, had read some reviews. Some good some bad, but I would say there is nothing bad about this place! Great service, great food and great atmosphere! I had...More

Thank Joshua L
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Had read good reviews and looked forward to eating here but we were really disappointed. Nachos were just nachos.. nothing special. Ordered the ribs which were dry, came with bbq beans which were tasteless as was the coleslaw. Also had Mac n cheese on the...More

5  Thank Natalie W
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Questions & Answers
15 January 2017|
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Response from DLWKent | Reviewed this property |
Hi - as the Oyster and Chop House can't accommodate you have you thought of trying La Casa Mia in the High Street. we have had a private function in one of the upstairs rooms.
susan b
10 October 2016|
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Response from Jeff M | Property representative |
The kitchen closes at 2pm, so all orders must be made by 2pm.
5 October 2016|
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Response from Paul U | Reviewed this property |
I think all food is freshly prepared and they are very happy to accommodate your needs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$24
Seafood, Barbecue, Grill
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 High Street, Herne Bay CT6 5LH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Herne Bay
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 749933
We are extremely excited to offer authentic slow-cooked smoked meats, done properly in our in-house smoker, guaranteed to arrive fresh on your table. As well as great steaks, burgers and sandwiches. The freshest Lobsters and Seafood are also on the menu alongside Mac'n'Cheese to die for. We aim to cater for all, providing amazing value for money party menus and even a kiddie menu. We offer an extensive wine list and a fine selection of alcoholic drinks including plenty of cocktails, draft beer, and bottomless fizzy drinks.
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