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Ruskin de la Mer

12 Marine Drive, Margate CT9 1DH, England
+44 7534 113959
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Greg & Tracey, you wonderful people, bumping into friends of Paul. RDLM - Lovely quaint shop with... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2017
Noisseur
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Amazing shop, friendly and welcoming

Love this shop! So many quaint and different gifts, all price ranges, and the owners are always... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2017
Brenda V
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A gift and beachwear shop on Margate seafront. Beautiful shell hangings and crafts, nautical niceties,souvenirs and essentials for your day at the beach. Margate's official stockist of signed books by John Challis aka Boycie from Only Fools & Horses.
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12 Marine Drive, Margate CT9 1DH, England
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Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Greg & Tracey, you wonderful people, bumping into friends of Paul. RDLM - Lovely quaint shop with curiosities, souvenir, gifts and more. Located at Seafront and Old Town. Delilah & Junior

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Tracey R, Owner at Ruskin de la Mer, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Thank you for your lovely review. We hope to see you in Margate again soon.

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Reviewed 24 June 2017

Love this shop! So many quaint and different gifts, all price ranges, and the owners are always friendly and helpful. They are also great supporters of local charities. You MUST visit if you are in Margate, you won't be disappointed!

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Tracey R, Owner at Ruskin de la Mer, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Thank you Brenda. We really appreciate your support.

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Reviewed 23 June 2017

this shop is run by 2 people who have become great friends of mine, they are friendly, knowledgeable and genuinely love Margate! the shop sells beach must haves like flip-flops and sunglasses as well as perfect holiday momentoes to take home. cant recommend this place...More

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Tracey R, Owner at Ruskin de la Mer, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Thank you M. We really appreciate support from other local businesses. Your sense of fun always makes me smile.

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Reviewed 23 June 2017

Lovely quaint little shop, right on the seafront and overlooking The Steps and the Harbour, selling all sorts of nautical niceties and Margate souvenirs. Always a warm welcome from the owners Tracy and Greg. It's the little shops like this that have made Margate a...More

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Tracey R, Owner at Ruskin de la Mer, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Thank you! Hope to see you in Margate soon.

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Reviewed 27 July 2016

What a lovely gift shop in an ideal spot on the sea front of Margate. We came across this little gem when we were looking for flip flops to walk on the sandy beaches, sunglasses and the forgotten sun block! The lady that served us...More

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Tracey R, Owner at Ruskin de la Mer, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely review. Come back soon.

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Reviewed 13 February 2016

We found this shop while walking along the seafront so we went inside, there is something for everyone, we only came for a day but we bought a few bits to take home next time we visit it will be for longer. The lady who...More

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Tracey R, Owner at Ruskin de la Mer, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Thank you very much Anne, we really appreciate your lovely comments. Please say hi next time you are in Margate.

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