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The Peter Cushing

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Stunning old Art Deco Building

We popped in for a coffee - mainly to look at the interior and we were not dissappointed - stunning... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2016
Always good value for money....

We've visited the Peter Cushing on numerous occasions to eat or drink. The conversion has always... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2018
Neil T
Kent, United Kingdom
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  • Terrible3%
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16-18 Oxford Street, Whitstable CT5 1DD, England
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Reviewed 14 August 2018

We've visited the Peter Cushing on numerous occasions to eat or drink. The conversion has always promoted debate as it's all totally open plan single floor box style. As you enter through the doors, it always feels like you are entering someone's dining room on...More

Thank Neil T
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

What a brilliant Witherspoon pub. The decor is a tribute to Peter Cushing the actor and is done out like an old theatre.The food is fairly priced and well prepared and friendly staff

Thank Mick W
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

We have visited this pub before & very much liked it. This time it was a totally different experience. We arrived late afternoon on Easter Sunday, found a table, looked round for a menu & eventually found one screwed up on the floor. We ordered...More

Thank Inspire599025
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Caters for various diets. Atmosphere & surroundings pleasant. Service and food below par. Not to our expectations.

2  Thank Patrick John K
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

My partner and I came here for a drink after visiting Whitstable harbour and walking through the town centre. I loved the style of this place, reminds me of an old theatre. And they have a lovely beer garden at the back which was great...More

Thank vickieelmes
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Very impressed with the conversion of an old cinema - named after one of Whitstable's famous residents. Usual good value priced drinks and food you can come to expect from 'Spoons. We weren't' feeling very hungry so opted to share small plates between us -...More

1  Thank Glynis N
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

A superb lunch in the old Oxford Picture House now The Peter Cushing very good price free drink with it and great mash potatoes. Steak a 14oz rump was excellent couldn't finish it with a nice salad or peas mushroom and tomato. Followed by liquor...More

Thank Ultimate007
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

So welcome at end of diet and excellent value .lovely decor dedicated to the film star ....good use of art drco old cinema

Thank fiona s
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Been going here A few years but recently the food is very hit and miss it good.it's a shame as such nice decor and a lovely outside area.

Thank Chaosrunningwikd
Reviewed 6 December 2016

We popped in for a coffee - mainly to look at the interior and we were not dissappointed - stunning art deco themed bar/restaurant based on the old original cinema. Shame that none of the features were original, though they did it all very well.

Thank Lizzyp1962
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