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Deeson's Restaurant

25/26 Sun Street, Canterbury CT1 2HX, England
+44 1227 767854
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“salt marsh lamb” (21 reviews)
“poached pear” (20 reviews)
“beef” (79 reviews)
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
25/26 Sun Street, Canterbury CT1 2HX, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Ok so I booked 3weeks in advance & could only get 9pm booking - it didn’t matter. The staff were amazing - the food was Master Chef standard (in presentation & taste sensation)! That this high standard was continued at the end of the service...More

Thank Caryl C
Reviewed 4 days ago

We called in on the off chance on a busy Saturday for lunch and were taken to a table straight away. The staff were excellent and the food was delicious...need I say more. We will return I promise!

Thank Parx2012
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Really lovely evening with friends had three courses and all were stunningly presented and delicious! Staff were lovely, especially the George Michael look a like! But I would like to raise a glass to the chef, what a great chef you are!

Thank RubyRoi
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved this restaurant in Canterbury - the food was quite simply fantastic. We had been in London the week before and had dinner at a 2 Michelin star restaurant and I can honestly say we both enjoyed this more. I was determined to make...More

Thank Mrs C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For the price I paid I expected a little more. We entered the restaurant to an absolute wall of heat ; far , far too hot in there . I asked to move tables as we were sandwiched between two radiators belching out heat which...More

2  Thank Dave K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Deesons provides well cooked and tasty British food at a reasonable price in the city centre. Service was very friendly and timely for a late Friday lunch. Interesting selection of local beer and cider.

Thank Col07
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really nice atmosphere and the funny and witty staff were great, nothing was too much trouble. The fresh grilled mackerel was delicious. My wife only wanted a child's portion fo r lunch and that was no problem. We were not surprised that the duck leg...More

Thank Max M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had dinner at Deeson’s our first night in Canterbury and enjoyed it so much, we took our daughter the next night when she arrived. Clean, cosy and great staff. We particularly enjoyed talking with Sean. The food was fantastic and from...More

Thank Karen G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Deesons is one of several 'British restaurants' in Canterbury. But if Deesons stands for what our nation can achieve, then it is little wonder that Brexit is a national embarrassment. We booked ahead for our first night in town because of its high reputation on...More

4  Thank GorgingGeorge
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well , for a start , it doesn't look anything like the picture ! Having read some of the reviews I thought it would be a high end restaurant with white linen cloths etc , so was slightly disappointed when it was more bare wood...More

4  Thank Iris F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25/26 Sun Street, Canterbury CT1 2HX, England
  • Public Transportation: Canterbury now benefits from the new high speed link to London as well as a regular network of rail, coach and bus routes.
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 767854
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Deeson's restaurant is a British restaurant set in the heart of the historic Cathedral city of Canterbury. At Deeson's we pride ourselves on serving the best of seasonal produce that is available to us from Kent the allotment of England and Britain. Our menu celebrates everything that is great about Britain and it's culinary history. At Deeson's we have the freedom to change our menu's on a daily basis directed by the feedback we receive from our suppliers letting us know which products are particularly good at any given time.
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