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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” (29 reviews)
“oysters” (100 reviews)
“sorbet” (21 reviews)
Open Now
16:00 - 22:00All hours
Seafood, Barbecue, Grill
€€ - €€€
8 High Street, Herne Bay CT6 5LH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely food, great service by attentive and friendly staff. Very comfortable and relaxed environment, we've been several times, and will visit as often as we can.

Thank Rus T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a visit here for a family meal. The two ladies hosting were so attentive and we had great service throughout. There is lots to choose from on the menu and we were spoilt for choice. The food was amazing and cooked to perfection,...More

Thank dashwi-N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great dinner here with my partner, we loved the food. We had the nachos which were homemade and so delicious! I also had a passion fruit martini cocktail which was fantastic. The two ladies serving were very welcoming and friendly. My partner had...More

Thank TheBrunetteTraveler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been here twice now; once about a year ago(it was pretty awful then; my food was cold, dry and tasteless), but my cousin decided he wanted to go here for his 21st yesterday. Therefore I went thinking maybe in that year they would...More

1  Thank Beca03
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had high hopes for this place after reading a fairly strong menu; when you can't decide what to have because there are so many strong options it's usually a good sign. To get one thing out of the way early, the service is pretty...More

1  Thank Nicholas M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited today for my birthday lunch. We shared a combo starter for 2 between 4 of us. Then 3 of us had ribs and 1 had a cheeseburger. All were beautifully cooked and the meat just falling off the bones - no gnawing needed!...More

1  Thank Claire M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal with my family to celebrate my birthday. It’s a lovely relaxed place to eat, staff are very friendly & attentive. Food was delicious and tasty and the menu caters for most people. Not that expensive too

Thank ShellyMB70
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Booked a table here on a Sat eve while staying in Herne Bay for the weekend. I chose this place because it has seafood and other options on the menu. Staff were very friendly and helpful and gave good advice on menu options. We had...More

1  Thank upmost
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

If you're a devoted carnivore this place is perfect. The St. Louis ribs are massive. Pork belly is yummy and their sharing platter is lovey

Thank Jessica-Daisy B
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Visited last night for dinner after reading some of the reviews on here. Service was brilliant from start to finish. Calamari for starter was delicious as were the chicken wings and prawns. I had the ribs for main which were lovely, a little bit dry...More

Thank Natasha A
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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
Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 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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