With al fresco dining set to open back up again, we’re all quite literally chomping at the bit to enjoy a meal at a restaurant again!
Kent is renowned for its fantastic food scene with a wide variety of mouth-watering cuisines from all across the world; but did you know that Michelin has recognised more than 30 Kent restaurants?
In this year’s guide of the country’s best restaurants, another 4 stars were won across Kent. Here are Kent’s 2021’s Michelin-Star-winning restaurants…
Stark – Broadstairs, Thanet
Owned and run by Ben and Sophie Crittenden, this intimate and laid-back restaurant offers its guests delicious British cuisines that look like they were pulled right out of Instagram.
With a beautifully designed tasting menu, paired with a fabulous selection of wine, we can see why this restaurant has everyone raving.
More information, visit www.starkfood.co.uk
The Fordwich Arms – Fordwich, Canterbury
This recently refurbished pub and restaurant, located in Britain’s smallest town, boasts a lovely 1930s bar and oak panelled dining room with three open fires. In the summer months, the riverside location gives rise to a beautiful dining terrace and garden with views over the River Stour.
The Fordwich arms serves up the best of Kent ingredients, sourced directly from local farms and producers.
To make a reservation, visit www.fordwicharms.co.uk
Hide & Fox – Saltwood, Hythe
This once-village shop has been turned into a real culinary delight. The stylish restaurant offers a wide variety of exquisite dishes including lamb, beef or skate for main meals and dressed crab and egg yolk ravioli for starters.
To find out more and reserve a table, visit www.hideandfox.co.uk
The Sportsman – Seasalter, Whitstable
The Sportsman offers its guest the perfect blend of fine dining, in a friendly, relaxed pub atmosphere. With guests describing it “a treat to dine here”, it’s easy to see why The Sportsman earnt a Michelin star.
It’s a tough choice between the à la carte and tasting menu, where dishes mix old favourite with new ideas but, whatever you choose, we promise you won’t be disappointed.
For more information and to make a reservation, visit: www.thesportsmanseasalter.co.uk
Wow! With all that on our doorstep, we know where we’re headed as soon as we can – get your reservations in early!
For the full list of the 2021 Michelin-Star-Winning restaurants, visit: