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Alimo Restaurant

Railway Arches, Oxford Street | Railway Arches, Whitstable CT5 1DA, England
+44 1227 272725
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tagine” (46 reviews)
“mini meze” (14 reviews)
“cous cous” (16 reviews)
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Moroccan, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Railway Arches, Oxford Street | Railway Arches, Whitstable CT5 1DA, England
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1 - 10 of 488 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We went there for a birthday meal last night. There were 9 of us. The staff there were attentive, and the food was amazing. We had a selcetion of nibbles and then a selection form the mains dishes. Noted that we need to add veg...More

Thank dippys
Reviewed 1 week ago

Poor service and the liver dish was like shoe leather my beef and good but the managers was quite rude when we left as we had complained about the liver dish we wont go again mainly because of the rude manager

Thank carolbu67
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is called Alimo due to the owners being called Ali and Mo. They are both very charming and friendly. If you go on a Tuesday you can eat the best lamb tagine for £9-95. We both had it and agreed that it was...More

Thank Vanessa G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is great to see this venue gaining popularity, both on The Tripadvisor Chart and in numbers of customers, even on a windy damp October Wednesday. Ali and Mo now both work front of house but the food has remained true to the Moroccan/Andalusian (with...More

Thank Clive W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited and sampled their special for Wednesday evenings..... a meze suitable for vegetarians, pescatarians and meat lovers! Having been a couple of times previously and had dishes from their main menu. The set menu did not disappoint and was extremely good value for money....More

Thank pottypolly
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really good meal and service. Generous portions. Lamb tagine lovely, although remember to order your veg on the side as it is just the meat in the dish. All five of us really enjoyed our meals. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Lianna M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of my families favourite restaurants! The food is incredible and staff are very welcoming. If we ever have friends to stay from out of town we'll always come here for a fabulous dinner.

Thank MissStageman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Squeezed in on a Friday night. The place was nicely buzzing. We were warned by the lovely welcoming and chatty staff as we arrived that a party had just ordered so there would be a delay in our food arriving. Offered complimentary snacks. House wine...More

Thank Dave G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had been thinking of visiting Alimo for some time, and now we’re glad we did! The staff are friendly and welcoming,we visited at the peak period on Saturday evening 8pm and the service was good. The atmosphere is lovely and intimate even though it’s...More

Thank Trevor M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Would come here again. First visit and nothing to fault; did not have a reservation, but they found us a seat, but our advice would be to book and not take a chance. What more is there to add - give it a go.

Thank Lorraine P
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31 August 2017|
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Response from Lorraine P | Reviewed this property |
as of tonight they dont
15 March 2015|
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Response from chrispkelly | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but I can't help. But a quick call to them or any email and they will tell you 01227 272725 Chris
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Railway Arches, Oxford Street | Railway Arches, Whitstable CT5 1DA, England (Formerly Whistlestop Restaurant)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Whitstable
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 272725
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