Marco Pierre White Steakhouse Bar & Grill - Folkestone

(123 Reviews)
The Clifton Hotel, 1-6 Clifton Gardens,, Folkestone, Kent, CT20 2EB
Steaks & Grills, British, French

Top offer

Traditional afternoon tea £19.95 per person

This offer is available from January 12, 2020 until January 10, 2021, subject to availability as displayed in the booking interface. Not available in conjunction with other offers. Offer excludes service.

Average

Main course: £15
Food spend: £30

Opening hours

Sunday to Thursday: 12:00 - 14:30 & 18:00 - 22:00
Friday & Saturday: 12:00 - 14:30 & 18:00 - 22:30.

Restaurant description

Kent’s First Marco Pierre White Steakhouse Bar and Grill is at the Clifton Hotel, Folkestone with stunning views of the English Channel and The Lees Promenade.

The extensive menu also includes a selection of vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free dishes as well as a menu designed especially for children. Wednesday steak nights, Marco’s Sunday lunch, and signature afternoon teas are also popular choices.

From the bar comes a wide range of cocktails, wines and gins, and even a selection from Kent’s own Chapel Down vineyards, all served overlooking Folkestone’s famous Harbour Arm.

Free parking is available, please contact the hotel reception to arrange. Parking is subject to availability.

Customer reviews for Marco Pierre White Steakhouse Bar & Grill - Folkestone
4.0
(based on 123 reviews)

84%
of diners recommend this restaurant

  • Food
  • Drinks
  • Ambience
  • Service
  • Value
  • Location

Recommended for

  • afternoon tea (13)
  • al fresco (1)
  • breakfast (6)
  • business (17)
  • child friendly (9)
  • dinner (85)
  • entertainment (2)
  • large parties (18)
  • lunch (51)
  • luxury (34)
  • private dining (29)
  • romantic (40)
  • trendy (28)
  • value (16)
  • views (15)
  • By David E from New Romney
    21 February 2020

    Enjoyable meal in pleasant surroundings, although Restaurant was busy we were not rushed. Good choice on menu for all courses, varied. Staff attentive. Good wine list, reasonable prices. Food quality good, cost per head from £30 to £45 for 3 course meal.

  • By Pamela M from Sellindge
    16 February 2020

    We had a two course Sunday Lunch and it was lovely , the Lamb was really nice and the rice pudding was the best we had ever tasted, we will definitely be going back

  • By Jackey W from Folkestone
    16 February 2020

    Excellent Sunday roast. Staff very welcoming and attentive. Restaurant well decorated and very clean and tidy. Prices very reasonable for such good class food.

  • By Michael J from Cambridge
    15 February 2020

    Service was first class. The meal looked fabulousand tasted ok, but could have been a lot warmer. Overall I'd give a 7 out of ten. The Stilton and fruit cake for dessert was great. Good flavoursome Stilton.

  • By Jamie W from Folkestone
    15 February 2020

    I was expecting great food and I was not disappointed. Highly recommended, I will be returning very soon. Kind regards.

  • By David B from Outwood
    15 February 2020

    Food was very nice but charging £3 or whatever for each veg dish was too much. It meant I didn't have the range of veg I would have liked. The lady who served us was excellent. Service in general was good. Location nice. I had a Sunday roast the following day in a pub in Folkestone where I had a selection of veg with the meat and the whole dish cost £15. I felt the hotel (MPW) was trying to shoot above their grade. The beef I had was nice but wasn't £25 worth. PS I eat out a lot at many different levels of restaurant including Michelin-rated so I see all prices and qualities.

  • By Isabel W from Ashford
    14 February 2020

    Excellent service, beautiful food, very attentive

  • By Daren G from Folkestone
    14 February 2020

    This was the 2nd time we had visited the restaurant. The 1st time we ordered from the al a carte menu which was amazing, however this time we had the Valentine’s Day set menu and it was very underwhelming. The scallops had run out for my wife’s starter, which wasn’t an issue but the smoked salmon she had instead came with a slice of bread which was clearly straight out of a cheap supermarket loaf. Where was the nice homemade warm roll she expected?? The broth did not come with any bread or roll and in fact there was a charge if you wanted any whichi found incredible. The Chateaubriand steak for main course was cooked exactly as requested but considering there was an £8 surcharge each it was not enough for 2 adults and was served on 3 enormous plates that didn’t fit on our table. I had the cheese board for dessert which was disappointing as it featured cheese and biscuits that I could have bought in my local supermarket. Whilst I appreciate ordering from the Set menu may not be as nice as the a la carte menu, we found the whole occasion to be considerably underwhelming and disappointing.

  • By Julie D from Folkestone
    1 February 2020

    Excellent food and brilliant service from the whole team

  • By Russell S from Folkestone
    1 February 2020

    A superb meal in lovely surroundings

Restaurant Location Map
Marco Pierre White Steakhouse Bar & Grill - Folkestone
The Clifton Hotel, 1-6 Clifton Gardens,, Folkestone, Kent, CT20 2EB

Available offers

  • Traditional afternoon tea £19.95 per person
  • 2 Course Sunday Lunch Menu £16.95
  • Lunch for Less (One course £12.50 / Two courses £17.50)
  • Steak Wednesday - steak, fries and glass of wine £19.95
  • Mother's Day menu £27.50 pp

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