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The Lifeboat

Food & Drink

Opened in 2010 in a grade II listed historic house in the Old Town of Margate, The Lifeboat offers a heady mix of draught cask & craft beers

Offering a range of West Country & Kentish ciders & perries, wine list including Champagne & Prosecco, Kentish mead, bespoke artisan spirits & hot drinks 

A Kentish menu is available with locally made pies, sausages, British cheeses, Margate grown salads, jacket potatoes and Ploughmans Lunch

  • Monday - Jazz Club
  • Tuesday (every other) - Open Mic
  • Wednesday (every other) - Funk Jam
  • Thursdays and Sunday - Live Bands 
  • Friday and Saturday - vinyl DJs

In the summer enjoy the outside seating or in the winter cosy up in front of the 17th century inglenook fireplace.


The Lifeboat 1 Market Street Margate CT9 1EU

Opening Times

Sunday To Wednesday noon-1am Thursday To Saturday noon - 2am

Groups welcome
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Contact Us
Visitor Information Centre
The Droit House
Stone Pier
Kent CT9 1JD
Te: 01843 577577
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