The Whitstable Oyster Company

Tel: 01227 276856

The Royal Native Oyster Stores in Kent is a seafood restaurant offering some of the very best oysters, fish and crustacea. We've become world famous for offering the freshest fish that's simply cooked; we believe that the finest products speak for themselves. The restaurant is on the beach and offers stunning views of the company's oyster grounds. A full a la carte menu is available from Monday-Sunday.

Upstairs at The Royal Native Oyster Stores

Luxury homewares & gifts with casual food, coffee and drinks



Opening Hours

Friday 10am - 4pm (food available 11am- 3pm)

Saturday 10am - 5pm (food available 11am-5pm)

Sunday 10am - 5pm (food available 11am – 4pm)


Bar Opening Hours

Friday 6pm - 10pm

Saturday 12noon - 10pm

Sunday 12noon - 6pm


Full wine and drinks list available in The Oyster Stores and the Bar.



Pastrami, pickles, gouda, sauerkraut & sourdough bread £9

Beetroot, Aquavit, and juniper infused Smoked Salmon, herbed sour cream and Rye toast £9

Black truffle Taramosalata and sourdough toasts £9

½ Pint shell-on prawns with cocktail sauce £5


 Two mini lobster & prawn rolls £18

(toasted brioche rolls, fresh lobster, prawns, celery, chives & special sauce)


British Cheeses & biscuits £9

Cured Meats with Manchego £9

Soups of the day £6-£9 (see specials board)

Freshly baked bread with fresh garlic butter and rosemary £4


Whitstable Native Oysters

£3.50 each

Whitstable Oyster Co Rock Oysters

£2.50 each

Grilled WOFCo Rock Oysters £10

‘Nola’ Garlic butter & Parmesan

‘Royale’ Black Truffle butter and Champagne


Wine & Drinks please see full list