Wheelers Oyster Bar

See more

Square Meal Review of Wheelers Oyster Bar ?

The striking pink and blue facade is a Whitstable landmark (founded in 1856) and this commendable oyster-bar-cum-restaurant serves first-rate seafood. The front room is a diminutive Victorian seafood bar with just four seats serving mainly shellfish and salads to eat in or takeaway. The cluttered, old fashioned back dining room seats a dozen or so people and deals in very fresh fish straight off the boats - delivered by chef Mark Stubbs in a bold style, say whole local lobster set in a warm crab and thermidor tart with buttered asparagus, and glazed vegetables or halibut with crab, avocado and lime cocktail with roast pepper and goat’s cheese dressing. It is essential to book and don’t be surprised to find weekend evenings booked several months in advance, even in winter. BYO as the restaurant is unlicensed. Note no credit cards taken.


Click here to read our diners’ reviews, or write your own

Got a blog?

Add your blog review of Wheelers Oyster Bar to Square Meal

Win fab prizes • Attract traffic to your blog • Add prestige to your blog Find out how

  1. As far as British sea-side towns go, few evoke more charm and heritage than Whitstable. There’s the old harbour, still lined with fishing boats from another era… There’s the narrow alleyways and rolling green slopes, all of which lead straight down towards the pebble rock beach… There’s the bustling High Street, with the quaintest of [...]
    More from theboywhoatetheworld »

Essential Details for Wheelers Oyster Bar

  • Cuisine: Fish
  • Area: Kent
  • Price: £30.00

Are you the restaurant owner? Click here for Links & Logos

Location of Wheelers Oyster Bar

  1. Enquiry Type

    Are you making a general enquiry or enquirying about private rooms?

    If you want expert advice on the best private rooms and their availability use our free Square Meal Concierge service and earn extra Square Meal Rewards points with every booking.

  2. Personal Details

    You are making an enquiry at Wheelers Oyster Bar .

    *Required field

  3. Enquiry Details

    You are making an enquiry at Wheelers Oyster Bar .

    *Required field

    By clicking 'SEND' you agree to the Square Meal User Agreement

    Cancel SEND Back
  4. Confirmation

    Thank you for your enquiry - Message sent to: Wheelers Oyster Bar

Diners at Wheelers Oyster Bar also recommend...