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The Dining Club

69 Middle Street | Deal, Deal CT14 6HP, England
+44 1304 373569
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Overview
  • Excellent89%
  • Very good7%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“soup” (15 reviews)
“fixed menu” (6 reviews)
“sorbet” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
International, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
69 Middle Street | Deal, Deal CT14 6HP, England
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1 - 10 of 241 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am a regular at The Dining Club and went with some friends last Friday who hadn't been before, they are well travelled and know about food, they thought it was fantastic and joined on the spot to become members. We started with poached crab,...More

1  Thank 291,950
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have been coming to the Dining Club regularly since I moved to Deal just over four years ago and have kept forgetting to do a review. I love coming here as the food and atmosphere are a delight. It is a completely different experience...More

1  Thank Vicki B
Reviewed April 24, 2018

Once again took another group of foodies to The Dining club knowing that We would have a fab evening and we were not disappointed. The staff as ever were discreet and helpful storing and chilling our wines that we had select d for our courses...More

2  Thank alibali58
Reviewed April 23, 2018

I visited The Dining Club for the first time in April 2018, with a group of friends plus a very small baby! Everyone was very welcoming and we loved the set up, being in our own room but part of a larger experience was brilliant....More

2  Thank RK2
Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

We have been to The Dining Club several times as a couple or with family but this time we were within a group of 17..The organisation and hospitality was at its normal high standards and beyond and the food was,as always, professionally cooked and presented....More

1  Thank bluecelery61
Reviewed April 10, 2018

Went with 4 of our friends who hadn't been before and they all loved it (as did we as always)! Great food, lovely friendly service and great value for the quality of the food and the overall experience.

1  Thank Steffmonster
Reviewed April 2, 2018

The Dining Club is held in an authentic Georgian house with three or four separate dining rooms, each with maybe about three or four tables of diners, so quite an unusual concept which makes for an atmosphere somewhat different from your normal restaurant experience. There...More

2  Thank dupeyabu
Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

I have visited this restaurant several times for dinners and afternoon teas and the quality on the food is exceptional. The chefs certainly know what they are doing. Their dinners are often 4-5 course which always makes it a wonderful evening, more of an experience...More

2  Thank Lauren A
Reviewed March 13, 2018

When I wrote my first review of The Diner's Club, I had felt very disappointed that my experience hadn't matched that of many others. I did say, though, that we would give it another try and I am SO glad we did. Last Saturday was...More

1  Thank Jan Y
Reviewed March 7, 2018 via mobile

As usual, I booked the dining club for my staff Christmas lunch. Scott did a fantastic menu of traditional Christmas fare, all of it not only cooked beautifully but also presented beautifully. We had a great day and the fact that you can bring your...More

3  Thank Patricia C
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isabellapaul
June 10, 2016|
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Response from Chappers64 | Reviewed this property |
It's around £10 a year, call them to sort it out.
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Cathyhodder
June 19, 2015|
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Response from Lawsos | Reviewed this property |
Hi Cathy, We are a couple and are members of The Dining Club, they do cater for 2/3 people, or people on their own too, as well as larger groups. Hope this helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$17 - US$38
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 69 Middle Street | Deal, Deal CT14 6HP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Deal
  • Phone Number: +44 1304 373569
  • E-mail
Description
The Dining Club although now established for 7 years, is a new style of dining venue. It is unique in that you book a table and will be seated in individual dining rooms that feel more like a private dinner party than a restaurant - Proprietors Scott & Suzanne Roberts offer unrivalled hospitality that can be a discreet or familiar as your company requires. Scott (Head Chef & Proprietor) has been cooking for over 20 years and has previously won 2AA Rosettes for 6 consecutive years whilst running his family owned hotel in Boscastle, North Cornwall. Wife, Suzanne (Front of house & Proprietor) has been in the hospitality industry for 25 years and will provide a warm, friendly welcome and ensure that your experience compliments the food
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