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Buoy and Oyster

Food & Drink

Open for dining daily 12-9pm 

  • 2AA Rosettes 
  • Good Food Award 2020 and 2021
  • Kent Diversification Highly Commended award at Taste of Kent Awards 2022
  • Muddy Stilettos 2022 Awards - Best Restaurant 

Buoy and Oyster is a family run restaurant and seafood bar overlooking the beach in Margate, Kent.

Guests can be sure to enjoy great quality food and drinks in a relaxed and stylish seaside setting.

With an open plan theatre kitchen, meet the chefs and enjoy watching them freshly prepare your meals in front of you whilst dining in is modern dining space, all day dining seafood bar or on their outside terrace overlooking the beach.
With a seafood focused menu, expect to see day boat fish and chips, local specials and seafood platters. There is always a variety of meat and vegetarian options and the restaurant offers a vegan menu and a family friendly "little sailors" menu

  • Mussel Wednesday - Unlimited mussel refills 12-9pm every Wednesday
  • Thanet Thursdays - 20% off of your total food bill (CT7-CT12 postcode, must mention at time of booking, valid with advance reservation only)
  • Sunday Roasts - In addition to our full restaurant menu roasts will be making a return in October

Fully wheelchair accessible from the High Street entrance


44 High Street



Credit cards accepted
Free wi-fi
Groups welcome
Guide Dogs, Hearing Dogs and Registered Assistance Dogs welcome
Locally produced food
Restaurant / Cafe / Tea shop
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Contact Us
Visitor Information Centre
The Droit House
Stone Pier
Kent CT9 1JD
Te: 01843 577577
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