Places to Eat - Tea Rooms and Cafes
Romney Marsh has many fine cafes, tea rooms and coffee shops, where you can pop in for your favourite beverage and/or something more substantial.
Coach House Coffee Shop
The Coach House Coffee Shop provides a wide range of sandwiches, cakes and hot snacks including jacket potatoes, home made soup, lasagne, toasted sandwiches, bacon and sausage baguettes. The sandwiches are made fresh everyday, using their own cooked meat all their own fillings, and all the cakes are homemade. They also have an extensive range of homemade food; for a full menu please visit their website. They sell a full range of Italian coffees and hot chocolate. All products are also available for take away. They can also provide sandwich platters, canapés and cake platters for any occasion, big or small. Opening times are: Mon to Sat: 8.00am to 5.00pm and Sun 9.00am to 3.00pm
Deblyns is a traditional teashop and courtyard garden located in New Romney Hight Street. Run by sisters Lynn and Deb, Deblyns offers early morning snacks, teas & coffee, light lunches, afternoon tea, homemade cakes & scones, traditional cream teas, special ‘Vintage’ afternoon teas, children’s teas and tea parties for special occasions. Summer opening times are: Tuesday to Saturday 9am to 4.30pm
Newly opened September 2017 serving sundaes, ice cream, waffles, crepes, cakes, milkshakes. Offers a modern twist on traditional afternoon tea. A selection of finger sandwiches, petit fours, macarons. Scones with clotted cream and strawberry jam and a choice of refillable teas. £11.00 per head. Booking required.
Lathe Barn tea rooms is where you can sample good old-fashioned food prepared to a very high standard. Enjoy light lunches of crispy salads, jacket potatoes, ploughman's with warm crusty bread and a selection of toasted sandwiches. Follow this with one of their ice-cream sundae's or delicious homemade puddings. Afternoon teas of home baked scones and cakes, free-range eggs, local strawberries and ice-cold milk shakes are a real treat. Special children's teas are available for younger visitors.
Light Railway Cafe
The 'Light Railway Café' at Dungeness RH&DR Station is open every day the trains are running and, during the winter, on Saturdays and Sundays (10.00am to 3.30pm). Famous for its locally sourced Fish, the cafe serves a full menu along with snacks, confectionery and beverages.
Mary's Tea Rooms
Mary's Tea Rooms is what we imagine an English tea room should be; not a cafe, not a restaurant but a tea room in the true sense. Lace embroiidered tablecloths, china tea cups and saucers, a beautiful white Welsh dresser, pastel walls with low white ceilings makes this an enjoyable and pleasant place to visit. Opening times are: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday: 10am to 4pm: Saturday and Sunday : 11am to 4pm. Closed on Tuesday.
Oasis Cafe is a traditional English cafe run by a team of catering professionals in Old Romney. Providing Hot & Cold Drinks, English Breakfasts & Lunches for local peaople, visitors to the area or those just passing by, so if it's a cup of tea or coffee, a toasted teacake, or a full English or cottage pie, pop in and be sure of a friendly welcome. Home cooked meals and breakfast to order, attention to detail, and excellent customer service - that's what you can expect from Oasis Cafe.
1950s Ice Cream & Coffee Bar which serve coffees, Belgian hot chocolate and a range of home made cakes and snacks. They also serve ice cream, with flavours hand made on premises, and sundeas. All with 50s music playing. Opening times are: Open every day April to September 9am to 7pm ish