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The Brasserie on the Bay

Princes Drive | The Lodge at Princes Golf Club, Sandwich CT13 9QB, England
+44 1304 611118
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“beef” (17 reviews)
“panna cotta” (5 reviews)
“quail” (2 reviews)
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07:00 - 23:00All hours
British, European, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Princes Drive | The Lodge at Princes Golf Club, Sandwich CT13 9QB, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

O.M.G. HOW A PLACE CAN GO DOWN,we came here a year ago & had a fabulous lunch. Today it was far from that,my mackeral starter was dry & tasteless. the main course sea bream was over shadowed by tagliatelli no veg at all. I ordered...More

Reviewed 21 May 2017

We weren't perhaps the right audience for this brasserie - a birthday meal for a non-golfing couple, but it was neither romantic, cosy or very friendly, and in a pretty cold, clinical and echoey box, I can't imagine golfers feeling that relaxed either. My partner...More

Thank Sarah L R G
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Very disappointed all round, evening meal was poor , under cooked or completely dried out. The beef was chewy and no taste. The breakfast was a disaster, burnt omelette, under cooked bacon, dried out mushrooms and burnt beans. Poached eggs with broken yokes and soaked...More

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Fairly small menu - which is good as the food should be cooked fresh. We were on a golfers package, so had an even smaller choice. Food is wholesome and well cooked. Presentation is nothing flashy - but you probably wouldn't expect that. Wines are...More

Thank F1roger
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Popped out for a few drinks it was lovely! The bar had an excellent range of gins. Worth a visit and the views over the golf course were amazing!

Thank Zio N
Reviewed 24 March 2017

It's quite a difficult place to find ,however both the journey and the outcome are well worth it. Lovely restaurant overlooking the Princes Golf course, service good, food even better. Not huge but well presented and obviously with a lot of thought given to look...More

Thank eric h
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Arranged at short notice a lunch break for our group of 15 cyclists. Staff gave us a very warm welcome and had prepared a table laid out for us all. Service and bar menu food excellent. All of us very happy and refuelled for our...More

1  Thank Russell C
Reviewed 4 February 2017

The chef here is really creative making simple ingredients taste heavenly. Whether you are looking for a meal for two or family celebration you will enjoy the food here.

Thank Deborah D
Ali M, Director of Sales at The Brasserie on the Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2017

Thank you for dining at the Brasserie and your kind review. I shall pass your comments onto Chef, he will be delighted as he prides himself on creating exciting menus from locally sourced produce. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 17 December 2016

Great Food, Great Service, Great Place! Highly recommended. One of my favourite places to eat and it just happens to be 15 minutes from where i live, which is even better! If your a golfer then you'll be in heaven, as it also has 3...More

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Ali M, Director of Sales at The Brasserie on the Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2017

Thank you for your review we are delighted that you enjoyed your Christmas Evening and we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 10 December 2016

Here is an exceptionally good chef. Excellent by Central London brasserie standards. The service, however, was woeful. That was not the fault of the staff but rather those who supervise them. My wife and I went out to lunch with our son to celebrate his...More

Thank michael a
Ali M, Director of Sales at The Brasserie on the Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2016

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We are delighted that you enjoyed the food at the Brasserie last week, Chef has a real passion for using local produce and prides himself on the the quality of his dishes. I shall pass...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Princes Drive | The Lodge at Princes Golf Club, Sandwich CT13 9QB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Sandwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1304 611118
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Brasserie on the Bay is located in the Bay of Sandwich. We pride ourselves on delivering quality both in the produce and the experience. We like the experience to be informal, relaxed and above all we take pride in what we do. The Brasserie has been awarded 2 AA Rosettes. There is disabled access and plently of complimentary parking at the front of the Brasserie. Those that want to make more of the visit, why not stay over and wake up to the views of the bay.....
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