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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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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“oysters” (102 reviews)
“sorbet” (22 reviews)
“ribs” (26 reviews)
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Seafood, Barbecue, Grill
€€ - €€€
8 High Street, Herne Bay CT6 5LH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been wanting to go for ages always fully booked. Tonight we were nearby and hungry, called and a free table. Well local ales and ordered. Karen has pit master combo, pork belly, pulled pork, sausage and chicken with slaw and chips. I had peel and...More

Thank Kim B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went here with friends on a affordable night, the place was packed. Super efficient & friendly staff. We ordered starters to share the meatball tapas and grilled shrimp was particularly good. We then shared a meat platter with some sides. The meat was super...More

Thank amandamonkey
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

We went for a meal to oyster and chop and was very disappointed the beef rib was so fatty and smelt like fish I couldn’t eat it my mum had a burger which she left as she couldn’t chew it it was like a lump...More

2  Thank belindasimpson123
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Just got back from a fantastic meal here!!! We phoned up and got a table pretty last minute and they were very accommodating. The food was amazing! Oysters and mussels were 1st class!!!! My fussy kids picked adults meals which they both completely polished off...More

1  Thank kerrysmart
Reviewed 19 September 2018

I visited with my wife and kids, and all the dishes were amazing! The kids menu was brilliant, the homemade barbecue sauce was finger-licking good, and the house pickles were an unexpected treat! My wife ordered the lobster roll and said it was the best...More

Thank Kakanu
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Reheated food (ribs) wit unseasoned slaw; frozen chips, cafe food trying to do more; three mushrooms, half grilled tomato in a pie dish. Note to restaurant, bbq sauce shoul not have cumin in it and should not be served in a plastic sauce bottle with...More

2  Thank adderish d
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

My friend and I both fancied a steak and hearing that the Cow Shed was closed we crossed the road to this little place I have driven past many times and wondered what it was like, easy to park on the road and easily accessible...More

Thank Jules5520
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Very accommodating for short notice booking, children friendly and good food served by pleasant staff out to make your experience great. Nice clean restaurant with clean toilets. thank you Oyster & Chop House.

Thank pavarottiman
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

I took my other half here for his birthday as the menu looked good and the reviews were mainly positive. When we got there we were seated straight away however service was very slow after that. It took over an hour from when we sat...More

Thank Tasha P
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Loved it here. Food was great. Lobster was cooked very well. Service was attentive and not overbearing. Will definitely be back.

Thank MrcCKent
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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$6 - US$23
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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