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The Duke of Cumberland Hotel

) #43 of 91 Restaurants in Whitstable $$ - $$$ , British,
Duke of Cumberland High Street, Whitstable CT5 1AP, England
+44 1227 280617
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good42%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Duke of Cumberland High Street, Whitstable CT5 1AP, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So having had a really bad experience at another restaurant we went hunting for some lunch We found the duke was fairly low key old boozer type of place but wow once inside the service was great They dealt with my daughter's peanut allergy in...More

Thank ipsalter
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Chose the Duke of Cumberland as our first pub to go to in Whitstable. They've obviously put a lot of thought into the decor and music seems a big part of what the pub is about.

Thank Munky O
Reviewed 1 June 2017

We went for a drink after a curry at the restaurant opposite. Hardly anyone in there (it was a Tuesday evening) but bar staff friendly enough. Good playlist, think if you like music you would enjoy it. Poor selection of wine, or maybe the bar...More

Thank Essexlala56
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Stopped by for a drink on Saturday evening. Good selection & great atmosphere. We didn't order food so can't comment on the menu,

Thank Helena P
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

We went for lunch with friends on a Saturday. Good atmosphere. Welcoming staff who helped us make food choices. The place is tired looking, but service and food was great. Our food arrived in a reasonable time. Recommend the fish and chips or the chunky...More

Thank Kelk C
Reviewed 30 March 2017

The place was tired looking.The decor was too dated.The place was cluttered with old radios and musical paraphenalia. Come on Sheperd Neame.Please revamp the place.

1  Thank elviswhit
Reviewed 9 March 2017

what a great place been using this pub now for a few weeks, and all I can say is it really is Good, the beer is always excellent, and I find the Bar Staff to be very welcoming and friendly and as I am usually...More

Thank KingRixy
Reviewed 26 January 2017

We have eaten in the restaurant before and like the set-up. There are no menus; either printed or on boards. The waiting staff (always very personable) will list six dishes and you choose three. Typically one chicken; one steak; one lamb; one king prawns; one...More

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Great for a beer or a family meet, noisy , crowded but fun--what a pub should be! Do not expect food or fine dining just a good pub.

Thank GerryKent
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Very large pub in the centre of town and a junction. High ceilings and many old typewriters around. seemed to be popular for quick meals but lacked atmosphere.

Thank bparkercars
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Duke of Cumberland High Street, Whitstable CT5 1AP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Whitstable
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 280617
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