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4-5 Fishmarket, Folkestone CT19 6AA, England
+44 1303 212070
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:30
Closed now
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Sun 11:00 - 17:00
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:30
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Came down for the weekend especially to eat here, lovely restaurant with stunning views, excellent menu and wine choice, starters were lovely. Our main was forgotten so had a long wait, but the manageress rectified that issue straight away, would recommend and would come back, all good beautifully presented

Thank Kikiakabussi
London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

As there are only four rooms in this hotel you could say that its small but we found it to be perfectly formed. We were in the Kittens room, which is a family room. Beautifully decorated, with two bedrooms. The main room was wonderful, with a superb bed, lovely linen and great pillows. I'm a pregnant lady and I was... More 

Thank Dawn P
United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

To all those that read reviews before they go - please do not be put off by the bad reviews. Before I arrived at the restaurant I was reading reviews on how bad the service is. I can say this just wasn't the case when we dined. The service was beyond fantastic! We arrived a little early for our dinner... More 

Thank SH05059
Beckenham, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The food was excellent. The service was poor and haphazard. Each item seems reasonably priced but add in the needed veg to the main and it becomes more expensive than good London restaurants. Wine is on the more expensive end. Restaurant is also noisy, bad accoustics. We considered it poor value. We won't be going back.

Thank Ramplkev
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Celebrated friends 40th anniversary. Food out of this world. Waiting staff absolutely lovely and very attentive.

Thank Denise J
Bodmin, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Booked into the rock salt rooms and also the restaurant and would like to say we was very happy with both, the room was snug with a lovely view of the harbour. We had afternoon cocktails upstairs at the rock-salt And then a beautiful meal downstairs, can't wait to return.

Thank Gpwc
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Location is fabulous, nice wine - food good however if i was going to criticise then more extensive menu required! ( could lose items such as rabbit pie and replace with 'edible' dishes such as steak pie) :-) Best restaurant in Kent!

Thank Iain M
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Maybe we should have gone for lunch - reviews suggest service is better then. The restaurant was busy for a Monday night. Maybe that was unexpected but it was forty five minutes before we placed our order and we had ask someone to take it. We were booked for 8 and did not get our starters much before 9. That... More 

Thank ArthoundKent
San Roque, Spain
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I like the fact you can decide your budget and work around it - you do not have to spend a lot although the quality is so good its a shame not to go here for special occasions. I've eaten here about 6 times and the service is always god, the food fresh and local to Kent. The menu gets... More 

Thank Hamish C
London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I were really looking forward to our pre valentines dinner out at Rocksalt. We get no time together due to work commitments and children, so it was an important night out for us. It took 1 hour after we were seated to have someone take out order (i had ordered oysters as soon as we sat down... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
11:00 - 17:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4-5 Fishmarket, Folkestone CT19 6AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Folkestone
  • Phone Number: +44 1303 212070

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?