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The Knot

) #13 of 14 Restaurants in Westgate-on-Sea $$ - $$$ , British,
20 Beach Road, Westgate-on-Sea CT8 8AD, England
+44 1843 833907
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good18%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible27%
3 weeks ago
“No Longer Open for Business”
13 Aug 2016
“Two scoops of crazy, with a side coo coo ca choo”
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
20 Beach Road, Westgate-on-Sea CT8 8AD, England
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1 - 10 of 66 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was so looking forward to having a drink here but was disappointed to discover this fine pub is no longer open for business.

Thank Tina G
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

After a lovely day out in Margate my partner and I booked a last minute room here to extend our trip. However after booking online had zero contact from the hotel to confirm. We were out for dinner & drinks so wanted to check we'd...More

1  Thank Dan L
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

This such a strange 'pub' and a shame because the area needs a good pub. It was a great, normal pub when it was the Nottingham Castle. It could have done with a bit of smartening up and the rooms (B&B) were very tired. Then...More

1  Thank Smeesue
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

We booked our friends in to stay over night. I had heard and read on here it wasn't the best place but our friends had booked it independently as they didn't want to be a bother to us. At 5 pm I went with them...More

Thank Marsy50Portishead
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Went in for a quick bite to eat as kids was hungry. Unfortunately they was all out of food but very kindly knocked up a hot dog for the kids.

Thank mrstoe11
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

Knot very good food would not eat there again landlord was nice man an friendly it's getting a bit run down I think he wants to redevelop it

Thank Ian A
Reviewed 30 May 2016

Went with a local friend for the first time who wanted to show me an old original Westgate On Sea Pub / Restaurant which had recently been taken over / bought with new owner / management! Right let's keep this brief with bullet points only...More

2  Thank coneygree16
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

We visited this pub not knowing the area at all. We should have known there was something wrong when we entered and there were only 2 customers on a Saturday night, but we thought maybe this was just a sleepy town and not many people...More

Thank Anna_MariaN3
Reviewed 11 December 2015

Dreary lunchtime spent here. Shame that such a well-situated pub should lack atmosphere and even warmth. Uninspiring.

1  Thank Goomsu
Reviewed 30 July 2015

Booked table in week for Saturday evening,very few people in restaurant,no atmosphere,lots of un laid empty tables .No starters on menu,one mail course was not available as chef had drop food on floor and had no extra to replace it with.Wife and sister in law...More

2  Thank frank601947
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Petercook100
29 April 2016|
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Response from Goomsu | Reviewed this property |
Can't comment on ownership. Didn't look like a chain when I visited. It is in a great spot and there seem to be planning applications for developments in the future for housing.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Seating, Television
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Beach Road, Westgate-on-Sea CT8 8AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Isle of Thanet  >  Westgate-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1843 833907
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