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Earls Restaurant Folkestone is one of Folkestone’s best kept secrets and leading eateries. Under new ownership since 2012, Earls Restaurant Folkestone has undergone comprehensive refurbishment and currently has a flawless rating of 5 out of 5 on TripAdvisor and is currently ranked No. 1 Restaurant in Folkestone. Nestled in the beautiful West End, Earls Restaurant Folkestone is renowned for its elegant decor, friendly team and above all, its delicious Gourmet British Cuisine. Offering an eclectic A La Carte Menu as well as Sunday Carvery, Weekly Specials, Afternoon Tea and Children’s Menu, Earls Restaurant Folkestone caters for every taste and appetite. Our drinks menu includes some of the finest wines from all over the world, each specially selected by our team and behind the bar you will find a comprehensive choice of draught & bottled beers, spirits, liqueurs, mixers and soft drinks. Our recently refurbished Gatsby Suite can cater for up to 120 seated guests and provides the perfect setting for weddings, parties, special events and meetings.

Party Nights

4 COurse carvery dinner @ 29.95pp

Display of starters, main courses and desserts plus freshly brewed tea or filtered coffee. Includes a DJ in our refurbished Gatsby Suite.

Offer available on: 8th & 21st Dec (1st, 2nd, 15th, 16th, 22nd Dec SOLD OUT)

7:00pm to Midnight.

For other dates, please contact the hotel directly.

Our Specials


Gatsby Suite


The Gatsby Suite @ Wards Hotel Folkestone is a versatile function facility that can cater for up to 90 guests seated or 120 guests for a buffet style event. Recently fully refurbished The Gatsby Suite offers a spacious, open plan environment which provides the perfect setting for weddings, parties, special events and meetings.

Various catering options are available from full 3 course menu to buffet & light refreshments and with its own private bar, The Gatsby Suite is the perfect setting to impress your guests. Contact us to discuss your requirements and we’ll be delighted to show you around.

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Earls Restaurant Folkestone Wards Hotel

Wards Hotel Folkestone is our elegant, comfortable boutique hotel. Under new ownership since December 2012 the hotel has gone through extensive refurbishment and is now proud to be rated number 1 hotel Folkestone on TripAdvisor. Family-run, Wards Hotel Folkestone offers a warm welcome, relaxed, friendly atmosphere and has a high reputation for great value for money, friendly efficient service and above all, for providing a memorable experience for our guests. Make sure you book direct with us on our website to get the guaranteed best available rate, complimentary breakfast and a complimentary glass of house wine upon arrival.

Festive Carvey

throughout december

Come and join us with your family and friends for a sumptuous three course Festive Sunday Lunch Carvery served throughout December in Earls Restaurant. Freshly prepared starters served buffet style followed by three meat carvery including home made Yorkshire puddings, pigs in blankets, stuffing and a selection of seasonal vegetables. Vegetarian alternative available. Plus choose from a variety of desserts. Served from 12 midday until 3.00pm.

£22.95 per person, £11.50 per child (under 10 years)

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Our Partners


Earls Restaurant Folkestone Griggs Of Hythe

Griggs of Hythe are a wholesale fishmongers,who supply chefs with a great variety of fish. We supply good quality fresh, smoked and frozen fish and shellfish at a reasonable price.

We are situated on the fisherman’s beach at Hythe (where the fishing boats arrive), and supply a lot of fresh local fish and shellfish. We also have daily supplies from fish markets around the country and from the Boulogne fish market.


Earls Restaurant Folkestone Stokes Coffee

It’s the delicious coffee and tea that keeps customers coming back for more! Stokes have been producing quality freshly roasted coffee and fine teas for more than 100 years. It is this vast experience and knowledge of coffee and tea which has ensured that stokes is a leading figure in the catering and retail industries.