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The Saxon Shore - J D Wetherspoon

78-80 Central Parade, Herne Bay CT6 5JQ, England
+44 1227 370316
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good28%
  • Average19%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible19%
29 Apr 2018
“One of the Wetherspoons' chain”
20 Jun 2017
“Bar staff”
Closed Now
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
78-80 Central Parade, Herne Bay CT6 5JQ, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went in for a skinny steak and all got was a skinny steak and it didn't come with the salad it stated just a side salad that was very limp and when we mentioned it all got was "and want do you think we should...More

Thank Jenny C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for a late breakfast and had to send knife and fork back as had remnants of food on them. My husband almost finished his food before a replacement knife and fork were returned. Many complaints by other customers about the food too. Not enough...More

Thank ShellyMB70
Reviewed 1 week ago

I travelled far and wide in the UK on business before I retired, and always sought out the local Wetherspoon's. Also visited their pubs regularly nearby my home of the time. My favourite pub chain, with no musak and TVs with subtitles - and usually...More

Thank LeoneCumbria
The Saxon Shore M, Manager at The Saxon Shore - J D Wetherspoon, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We apologize that your visit was not enjoyable on the last few occasions and appreciate your feedback which we will take onboard. We hope to see you again, thank you.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sadly this Wetherspoons must be the last place to spend money on, I see lots of new places being built for Wetherspoons, but our Little Seaside Town, has been forgotten. This place is in a prime position on the seafront, and you would think everyone...More

1  Thank Kevan B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Walked in looķed around and walked out again. The overriding feel was dirty and tatty. Tables uncleared, a great many table numbers missing and the loos were minging. Far and away the worst Wetherspoons House I've been in.

2  Thank Stuart W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sat at at table no. 13 not only was the table dirty rven the central heating radiator the tsble was up against was filthy in fact the whole place was dirty,tatty and in need of a complete deep clean and redecorating the food was cold...More

2  Thank notUSSAULLYamoaner
Reviewed April 29, 2018

The Saxon shore has a great potential- cheap grub and great beer - but lacks a certain 'something'. It welcomes all comers with a family eating area at the back and a long bar down the middle. It can be very noisy on occasion and...More

1  Thank DaveWa126
Reviewed April 21, 2018

when trying to order they told me they had run out of what i wanted ,so went to ask others what they wanted instead .returned to bar and got ignored they serve 6 other people that got there after me,must of waited ten mins atleast...More

Thank martynwade44
Reviewed April 11, 2018

This place well the food has really gone down hill , yesterday the kids hotdogs were but .chicken was dry and the fish and chips were so dry they couldn't be eat , last time we was in here the steak and kidney pudding was...More

2  Thank Kimberly W
Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

Great service and brilliant food. The staff were very attentive and the food was out in brilliant time. Would definitely recommend for families.

Thank calpearson
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78-80 Central Parade, Herne Bay CT6 5JQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Herne Bay
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 370316
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