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The Beach Hut Cafe

38 Strand Street, Sandwich CT13 9EU, England
+44 1304 611033
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
38 Strand Street, Sandwich CT13 9EU, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went here twice for breakfast during a short stay in Sandwich, never tasted better crumpets in my life!

Thank Steeev
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When looking online for a good place to go for brunch, the reviews on TripAdvisor were encouraging. It didn't disappoint. My two sons and I went there mid-morning and we all had a full English breakfast, which included good quality sausages. One of my sons...More

Thank cherylsJ4305OD
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Saw the good reviews and went there on a day's outing to Sandwich. Weren't disappointed. Had some toasted sandwiches to start with and then either cake or scones with cream. The coffees are also very good indeed. Sat upstairs which was nice and cosy. Make...More

Thank Fe1710
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called in for a sandwich & found a little gem. Sensibly priced, well presented, wholesome food in a friendly atmosphere. We went out if peak time,suspect it can get busy at lunchtimes. Would certainly my go back. Loved the slightly quirky beach themed decor.

Thank frbarnes
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Decent Full English. Good service. Nice outside area capturing plenty of sun. Reasonable price. Would eat there again

Thank Tim M
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

First visit to Sandwich and looking for coffee and snack. Fell upon this place by pure chance. So impressed with its menu and choice for vegans and vegetarians too. Lovely ambience and will definitely recommend to vegan friend of mine.

Thank Val601
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent fruit scone - I highly recommend this cafe. Lovely friendly staff and a very convenient location

Thank EAW58
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Stopped there for breakfast, during the festival it was busy but we didn’t wait long for our food , which nice and hot and very tastyMore

Thank barryede
Noreen W, Owner at The Beach Hut Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Hello barryede Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us, glad you enjoyed your breakfast, yes it was a very busy weekend, I hope you enjoyed everything that was going on in Sandwich. Look forward to seeing you again soon Kind...More

Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

45 minute wait. Dreadful coffee and mediocre food. Owner couldn’t cope and didn’t want to know or ask if everything was ok when clearly it wasn’t . Avoid ! Avoid !!!More

Thank Suze249
Noreen W, Owner at The Beach Hut Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Dear Suze Sorry you didnt enjoy your visit to The Beach Hut Cafe, as you saw we were very busy, and yes there was a wait for food, but in general I think there was a wait for food in all good cafes around Sandwich...More

Reviewed 27 August 2018

.... friendly staff. We went there for breakfast before having a look around the Sandwich Festival with its famous "duck race" (of the plastic variety, that is). Delicious breakfast & very reasonably priced. Busy (which in itself is a recommendation), but there's always room for...More

Thank Beddington210
Noreen W, Owner at The Beach Hut Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Hello, thank you for taking the time to write us a very good review, I am glad you enjoyed your breaskfast, and I hope you enjoyed the rest of your day, Look forward to seeing you soon Kind regards Noreen

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Sharon P
5 August 2018|
Response from Noreen W | Property representative |
Hi, yes we do allow dogs inside or outside, look forward to meeting you all Kind regards Noreen
16 September 2017|
Response from Noreen W | Property representative |
Hi Emmabo, We either have almond milk or soya in the kitchen at all times, but if you come into the beach hut and we do not then we will get it, nothing is too much trouble for our staff at the hut. Look forward to seeing... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 Strand Street, Sandwich CT13 9EU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Sandwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1304 611033
  • E-mail
Very Friendly place, dog friendly. The meals are mostly made on the premise. All cakes are also made on the premise, which includes Gluten, Dairy Free. We now take credit & debit cards. We also have an Alcohol Licences from 12pm every day. Private parties.
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