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The Allotment

9 High Street | Great Food Great Service and you can see the food cooked, Dover CT16 1DP, England
+44 1304 214467
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“fish stew” (5 reviews)
“pork” (12 reviews)
“salad” (15 reviews)
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9 High Street | Great Food Great Service and you can see the food cooked, Dover CT16 1DP, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

Fab restaurant.great food.fab service.thankyou for such a special time with lovely friends.please go there if u havent been.wish this place was in hernebay.compliments to the chef x

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank patsanders1958
Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is located in the town centre, a really nice look & feel to the place with excellent ambient lighting. There is a very nice courtyard to the rear with outside seating & lighting. An open kitchen, good albeit limited menu and friendly service...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Steve H
Reviewed November 6, 2018

3 tasty Pumpkin soup starters, a cod and chips, vegan risotto , and a lamb hot pot. All well received plus bottle of house white £65. As nice as aSunday lunch. Good parking nearby, watched our lunches being made, good service from I think is...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank philhunt909
Reviewed November 4, 2018

decor is brilliant, staff could not be more helpful and friendly, food was top class, wine list was extensive and not overpriced, will definitely go again.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank james b
Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

popped in for lunch with a friend and was very impressed! honestly didn’t expect dover to have many vegan friendly places to eat and this was the first we stumbled upon! good service, good food and a lovely venue! it was raining but the garden...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JakeCopperfield
Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

We visited today for the first time and we will be back. I had the beef hotpot which was very nice with fresh potatoes on top. My wife had sausage and mash and it was also good. The staff were friendly also.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank hazardousharry93
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Me and my fiancé had visited Dover castle today and are staying overnight. While looking online for somewhere to have an evening meal we saw here and decided to try. When we arrived we wasn’t sure if it was a restaurant or cafe style place...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Annissa_x
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

Just had a lovely meal here! The vegan options are really good, can definitely recommend the sage and butternut linguini. I know from previous experience that the chocolate mousse is delicious too but unfortunately I was too full for dessert tonight! Everyone enjoyed their meals,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank MartyDover
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

The menu offers a wide selection of dishes from light snacks to full meals. I opted for the chicken and avocado salad. It was very nice, all from fresh ingredients and nicely cooked golden brown chicken breast. It was a pleasure to have a lunch...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank OlivierL245
Reviewed September 2, 2018

Sunday lunch with a friend, 3 different starters and mains, all tasty delights. Good soup, mackerel pate and big whitebaits. Fish n chips, chicken avocado salad and a big beefy burger. Bottle of white, cider, all for £75. Better value than Saturdays Pizza Express same...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank philhunt909
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Questions & Answers
June 17, 2017|
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Response from Victoria P | Property representative |
Small car park at the rear of the Town Hall, opposite us on Ladywell Road. I believe it's free after 5:30 pm, but check the car park notice board to confirm this.
January 24, 2017|
Response from Sandwich343 |
27th July 2017
Amber S
December 20, 2016|
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Response from Victoria P | Property representative |
Yes. Vegan shepherds pie is popular and we have cous cous stuffed peppers and 5 bean chilli. There is also our vegetable Wellington which is vegan too. Cake is limited to chocolate cupcake at present. And we stock vegan... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 High Street | Great Food Great Service and you can see the food cooked, Dover CT16 1DP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Dover
  • Phone Number: +44 1304 214467
  • E-mail
Traditional home cooked British classics and European favorites offering local & seasonal selections. Lunch. Afternoon Tea. Evening dinner. Vegetarian, vegan & Gluten free friendly. Game dishes. Kentish produce.
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