As we are now in Lockdown 3, our message is stay at home as much as possible and as well as all the established takeaway businesses many of our hospitality businesses are also offering a local delivery and/or takeaway service.
There is an array of choice so here are some links to look through not only will you receive a fabulous meal but you are also supporting a local independent business survive through the pandemic.
There are real people amongst the hardest hit industries and they need you more than ever and after you have enjoyed your meal please take a few minutes to do a google review or on their social media, they really make a difference both for ratings and morale.
If you are collecting a takeaway please follow all social distancing guidelines, especially keeping 2 metres apart in queues and wear masks. Make sure you wash your hands before leaving home and sanitise, repeat when you arrive back at home before eating.
In alphabetic order, please be aware that businesses may change their hours of trading so please use below as a guide and don’t forget all your usual takeaway businesses too.
The Bears Trading Company:-134 Tankerton Rd 01227 264950 open at weekends for delicious cakes & hot drinks, you can also buy their retail products through the Polkadot website below too. Follow them on Facebook at The Bears Trading Company & Instagram @thebearstradingcompany
Café 89:- 93 Tankerton Road 01227 272133 open for takeaway coffee, filled baps, soup and cakes Saturdays & Sunday 10.30 to 2.30 pm and you can also order takeout cream teas through the gift side website www.polkadottankerton.com (and do some shopping at the same time)
Café Rio 47 High Street follow on FB Café Rio
Café and Kitchen:- 61 Harbour Street, CT5 1AG 01227 276941 – They are currently reviewing their food options and will be open varied hours for their fabulous Katsu menu and Sunday roasts from January 17th, follow them on Instagram @cafeandkitchen and their website www.cafeandkitchen.co.uk
Farm & Harper:- 25 High Street CT5 1AP – offering takeaway brunches Friday to Sunday 9 till 2pm, Friday night amazing Burgers & Sunday Roasts www.farmandharperwhitstable.co.uk 01227 264091
Gilberts of Whitstable:- pre order on 01227 273189 Open 9-2pm Monday to Saturday , breakfast, brunch and lunch. They can also delivery your shopping list including fresh baked bread from Wingham bakery & homemade ready meals follow on Instagram @gilbertsofwhitstable
Grain & Hearth:- 50 Oxford Street, CT5 1DG, Sandwiches, cake & coffee daily including their amazing Cruffins follow on Instagram @grainandhearth
La Cocina :-5 High Street CT5 1AP 07554 419745 (inside The Offy) offering delicious Latin American food, follow on Instagram @la_cocina_whitstable or FB
Nomad pizzas:– 76 High Street, 01227 771883 your award winning pizza company, open daily from 5pm, with £ 3 delivery on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & Sunday with no minimum order. Tuesdays 2 pizzas for £ 18 www.nomadpizzawhitstable.co.uk GF bases for supp & Vegan options
Ossies Fish Bar:- 11 High Street, CT5 1AP Traditional fish & chips follow on Instagram @ossiesfishbar
The Pearson Arms:- Horsebridge Road, CT5 1BT 01227 773133 offering a Home delivery service Thursday to Sundays. They are also offering a 3 course menu for Burns Night January 23rd & 24th and Valentines 13th & 14th February, follow on Instagram @pearsonsarms and www.pearsonsarmswhitstable.co.uk under Pearson’s at Home in the menu
Sale Pepe:- 15 Harbour Street, CT5 1AQ 01227 908084 For delicious Italian food, pizzas and especially their new homemade crab cakes! With free local delivery for every order placed on their website www.salepepewhitstable.co.uk
Samphire:-4 High Street, CT5 1BQ 01227 770075 Open on Saturdays & Sundays 9 till 4pm for brunch, coffee & snacks. Follow on Instagram samphire_whitstable or www.samphirewhitstable.co.uk
The Ship Centurion:- 111 High Street Freshly cooked and frozen meals Thursday 3.30 – 7.00 pm and Sunday roasts 12-4 pm with free delivery to CT5 & collections see menus on Instagram @theshipwhit 07988878285
Sooshi Sushi : Home made sushi delivered to your door Wednesday to Saturday , follow on Instagram @sooshi_sushi, menu in highlights , DM to order.
Tea and Times :- 36a High Street, CT5 1BQ 01227 262639 Currently open 7 days a week 9 till 3 for takeaways , you can phone ahead and order for a timed collection follow on Instagram @teaandtimes
The Umbrella Café CIC:- 10 Oxford Street, CT5 1DD follow on www.yourlocal.delivery/the-umbrella-café/ This amazing community café are on a much needed break but will resume their fabulous lunchtime & Friday night dinner offers mid to late January which all contribute to the community meals pay it forward scheme so follow on @theumbrellacafe on Instagram for updates. They are still working on the pantry project behind the scenes so for anyone requiring support and free meals please email them on firstname.lastname@example.org
VC Jones 25 Harbour Street:- CT5 1AH serving Traditional fish & chips since 1962, they will be closed for their annual break from the 11th to 25th January. www.vcjones.co.uk and Instagram @vcjoneswhitstable
Victoria’s Café :-58 Canterbury Road CT5 4HD Pie & mash and more, Google for the menu and ideally pre order on 01227 638377 follow on Instagram @victoriascafewhitstable
Wheelers Oyster Bar:- 8 High Street, CT5 1BQ 01227 272211 Please note the are closed for their annual holiday from January 10th at 4pm and reopening On Thursday January 28th . They also offer a CT5 & CT6 delivery service to keep everyone safer. You can order fabulous chilled boxed meals to finish at home and their wonderful counter items too, follow on Instagram @wheelersob or www.wheelersoysterbar.com