Welcome to Buoy and Oyster, the independent restaurant that has been a proud part of Margate’s dining scene since 2015. We are passionate about showcasing top quality seafood and seasonal ingredients in a family-friendly, seaside setting. Whether you’re looking for a quick bite or a leisurely meal, we welcome you to join us and enjoy a relaxed dining experience by the sea. Our menu changes four times a year to reflect the best that nature has to offer, and our commitment to using only local suppliers ensures that every dish we serve is fresh and bursting with flavour.
Autumn - Fun Dining experiences in the heart of Margate
We are open for all day dining 7 days a week, join us for our weekly specials & highlights!
A La Carte Menu
Our restaurant & seafood bar menus are available 12-9pm 7 days a week
Midweek Light lunch Menu
Work close by or just fancy something lighter? Our light lunch menu is available 12-5pm Mon-Fri
5 Course Tasting Menu
Brand new for 2023!
Autumn Tasting Menu (Available 5th Oct - 22nd November)
Our lovingly curated 5 course tasting menu is available 12-8pm Mon-Fri
(Must be booked in advance & taken by the entire table)
Unlimited mussel refills all day every Wednesday
20% off of your total food bill for CT7-CT12 postcodes
(only valid with advance reservation & must be mentioned in booking notes:
Only valid with our A La Carte Menu; cannot be used with our tasting menu, light lunch or Christmas Party Nights)
Happy Hour - Seafood Bar area only
Monday - Friday 4-5pm, enjoy £1 Oysters & our seafood loaded "Buoy Boats" alongside larger than life spritzers, perfect for groups up to 20 or as pre-gig fuel before heading out to local events & shows
Our seafood bar is the perfect spot for a cocktail with friends or enjoy one of our incredible Bloody Marys
Sunday Roasts in Margate
17th September - April '24 (including Christmas eve & New Year's Eve)
4x Traditional roast specials in addition to our full restaurant & seafood bar menus