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A hidden gem on the Isle of Thanet

Overlooking one of the finest beaches on the Kent Coast, the Minnis Bay Bar & Brasserie is the perfect spot for outstanding views and stunning food. Visitors won’t want to miss the opportunity to explore Minnis Bay, a hidden gem on the Isle of Thanet. The Blue Flag quality beach offers golden sands and stunning views. 

Minnis Bay Bar & Brasserie, Kent, Shepherd Neame

Pub walks

To encourage more people to enjoy a walk around Kent’s beautiful coast and countryside, Shepherd Neame has launched a number of Pub Walk guides.

We're very happy that one of these is a 5-mile circular walk that starts and finishes here at The Minnis. Try it for yourself and share your pictures with us on social media using #shepswalks

Attractions near this seaside brasserie

There are an array of attractions and things to do for the whole family near The Minnis Bay in Birchington. Take a look for yourself below:

The Old Bank Book Shop

With over 3,000 books filling the shelves, packed with all genres – fiction, non-fiction, children’s, young adult, classics, vintage, and much more - there is a book for everyone at The Old Bank.

The Powell-Cotton Museum

The Powell-Cotton Museum offers an interactive day out for all the family. ​With natural history displays, the museum features animals from the African and Asian continents in a world-famous diorama alongside seven acres of beautiful gardens and walks.

Carlton Cinema, Westgate-On-Sea

Boasting three digital cinema screens with Dolby Digital surround sound, all located on the ground floor, this 1910 Carlton Cinema is the perfect location to watch the latest movies in a retro setting.

Quex Adventure Golf

Featuring 18 holes set among beautiful water features and stunning landscaping, Quex Adventure Golf is the perfect setting for a summer day out for the whole family.