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Pub & Restaurant in Whitstable


Opening Hours

11am – midnight Monday - Saturday

Midday - 11.30pm Sunday

(closing times may vary)

Food Service

Monday to Friday: 12pm - 2.30pm / 6.30pm - 9.00pm

Saturday: 12 pm- 9pm

Sunday: 12pm - 5pm


Everyone is welcome at The Monument

  • Pool table

  • Darts

  • Dominoes, Cards and Cribbage

  • Games machines

  • TVs showing live sports, SKY, BT SPORT

  • Disabled access

  • Real ales, selection of wines and soft drinks

  • Dogs are welcome in the bar, backroom area and garden

  • Baby changing facilities

  • Sky Sports
  • BT Sports
  • Cask Marque

We have a TV in our heated, covered smoking area and for all of you sports fans, we have SKY Sports & BT SPORT shown on 6 screens throughout the pub.

We offer free use of our backroom area for private functions and meetings, including the use of our large screen TV and DVD player if requested.


  • Children’s play area

  • Bar

  • Table service

  • Eating area

  • Petanque pistes

  • Disabled access

  • Heated smoking area

  • FREE Wi-Fi available throughout


Our restaurant caters for small and large parties and is the perfect place for a family meal or intimate evening out. All of our dishes are freshly prepared and wherever possible we use local ingredients. 

Bookings can be made in advance but aren’t always necessary – 01227 264 155

Monday to Friday: 12pm - 2.30pm / 6:30pm - 9.00pm

Saturday: 12 pm- 9pm

Sunday: 12pm - 5pm

Sample menu only as food changes daily

Smaller Dishes

Egg Lorraine  £6.50

Smoked streaky bacon, fresh double cream & Cheddar cheese topped with an egg and oven baked, served with sourdough

Whitebait  £5.95

With dressed salad garnish and tartare sauce

Roasted Butternut Squash Soup £5.50
With sourdough

Chorizo & Garlic Mushrooms £6.50
Topped with breadcrumbs & Cheddar cheese

Oven Baked Camembert £5.95
With hazelnuts, roasted garlic, black pepper, honey and toasted sourdough

Avocado & Prawn Salad £6.50
Prawns in Marie Rose sauce & fresh avocado on a bed of salad with toasted sourdough

Nachos for 1 £5.95 / to share £9.95
Tortillas topped with melted Cheddar, guacamole and sour cream with choice of tomato salsa, barbecue pulled pork or Mexican pulled jack fruit.

Main Courses

Pork Belly & Crackling £13.95
With mashed potato, fresh vegetables and a cider & wholegrain mustard sauce

Chilli Con Carne £12.95
Choice of beef or vegan served with rice, sour cream & tortilla crisps

Mushroom & Stilton Pasta £12.95
Rigatoni pasta & mushrooms in a creamy sauce with crumbled blue cheese, topped with parsnip crisps  and served with toasted sourdough

Cumberland Sausages & Mash £12.95
With fresh vegetables and gravy

Fillet of Seabream £12.95
With lemon & herb crushed new potatoes, fresh vegetables and citrus butter

Pie of the Day £12.95
Topped with a puff pastry lid, served with mashed potato, fresh vegetables and gravy boat

Green Thai Curry
With basmati rice

Vegetable £11.95
Chicken & Vegetable £13.95

Sirloin Steak £15.95
8oz cooked to your liking with chips, beer battered onion rings, garlic mushrooms and slow roasted tomato

Beer Battered Fish & Chips £12.95
With peas, tartare sauce and fresh lemon wedge

Pearl Barley Risotto £10.95
Roasted butternut squash on a bed of creamy pearl barley with shallots & asparagus tips and topped with hazelnut crumb

Lasagne £12.95
With chips and salad garnish

Honey Roast Ham, Free Range Eggs & Chips £11.95


Gourmet Beef Burger £13.95
With brie, smoked streaky bacon and red onion & tomato relish

Monumental Cheese Burger £12.95
Add bacon £1.50 Add chorizo £1.50 Add both £2.50

All served with lettuce and sliced tomato in a toasted brioche bun with chips and beer battered onion rings

Piri Piri Chicken Burger £12.95
Oven roasted marinated breast of chicken with avocado & bacon, smoked paprika mayonnaise and chips

Portobello Mushroom Burger £12.95
Grilled Portobello mushroom on a bed of sautéed spinach topped with shallots, red onion and sundried tomatoes, served with chips


All served with dressed salad and salted tortilla crisps

Sausage & Onion  £6.95

Tuna Mayonnaise £6.95

Brie, Bacon & Red Onion Chutney £6.95

Honey Roast Ham £6.50

Chicken, Bacon & Mayonnaise £6.95

Cheddar Cheese & Tomato £6.50

Prawn Marie Rose £6.95

Jacket Potatoes:

Served with a plentiful dressed salad

Cheese £6.00

Cheese & Bacon £6.95

Chilli £6.95

Cheese & Baked Beans £6.50

Prawn £6.95

Tuna £6.95

Vegan Chilli £6.50

Loaded Fries £7.95

Skinny fries topped with melted Cheddar plus your choice of pulled pork, chilli-style Jack fruit, tomato salsa, chorizo or bacon


Onion Rings £3.00

Chips £3.50

Chips & Cheese £3.95

Cajun Chips £3.95

Garlic Bread £3.50

Garlic Bread & Cheese £3.95

Peppercorn Sauce £3.00

Dessert Menu

Rice Pudding £4.95

With raspberry or blackcurrant jam

White Chocolate Cheesecake  £5.95

With vanilla ice cream, coulis & fresh berries

Sticky Toffee Pudding £5.95
With cream, ice cream or custard

Lemon Posset £5.95
With fresh strawberries and shortbread

Apple & Mixed Berry Crumble £5.95
With cream, ice cream or custard

Dairy or Non-Dairy Ice Cream £5.45
Garnished with fresh berries and chocolate wafers

Cheese & Biscuits £5.95
Selection of cheeses with grapes, crackers and chutney

Americano     £1.55
Decaffeinated     £1.55
Espresso £1.60
Double Espresso £2.05
Cappuccino £1.85
Latte £1.85
Cadburys Hot Chocolate £1.75
Breakfast Tea £1.55
Decaffeinated Tea £1.55
Earl Grey £1.60
Pure Green £1.60
Twinning’s Fruit Tea £1.60

Liqueur Coffees      £3.95

The Irish
Jamesons Irish Whiskey

The Highlander
Scotch Whiskey

The French
Courvoisier Brandy Cognac

Baileys Latte
Baileys Irish Cream

The Seville

The Russian
Smirnoff Vodka

The Calypso
Tia Maria

The Italian

Please ask if you would prefer soya, almond or coconut milk and also dairy free cream

For The Little Ones

2 Course £6.95
3 Course £7.95
Including a drink of your choice

Kids eat for £1 every school holiday

T's & c's apply


  • Garlic Bread (v, vg, df, gf)

  • Mozzarella sticks (v, gf)

Main Course

  • Pizza & Chips (v, vg, df, gf)

    -choose from cheese and tomato or pepperoni

  • Buttered Pasta (v, vg,df,gf)

    -with cheese sauce or tomato sauce & grated cheese

  • Chicken Goujons & Chips

    -with peas, baked beans or salad sticks

  • Sausage & Chips (v, vg, df, gf)

    -With peas, baked beans or salad sticks

  • Hamburger & Chips (v, vg, df, gf)

    With or without cheese

  • Picnic Plate (v, vg, df, gf)

    Choice of sandwich with raisins, crisps, yoghurt and fruit

  • We also have rice, cous cous and quinoa should you prefer. We can offer smaller portions of main menu dishes or pick and mix a meal of your child's choice... We all have children who are 'particular' about their food.


  • Chocolate Chip Cookies

    -with vanilla ice cream, sauces & sprinkles

  • American Pancake

    -With sliced banana & strawberry, sweets & sauces

  • Mini Donuts

    -With mini Smarties & dips

  • Please ask for todays dessert options if you have dietary requirements or preferences