There are plenty of delicious options when it comes to dining in Canterbury, and this is especially true when you stay at Best Western Abbots Barton Hotel in this historic city. 

Here you can find the exceptional Fountain Restaurant, offering a selection of modern British dishes with a focus on local, seasonal ingredients sourced from quality ethical producers and local farms whenever possible. Click here for information on some of our suppliers.

Start your day with a delicious traditional Kent breakfast, from a full English to a free range egg omelette or some luxurious smoked salmon, all washed down with a pot of English breakfast tea or our organic, ethical fair trade coffee - perfect for getting you fuelled up for a day of exploring the great things to see and do in Canterbury. 

Once you've returned after a busy day, the Fountain Restaurant is the perfect place to spend a relaxed evening enjoying some delicious food, with​ fixed price and seasonal a la carte dinner menus. All of the food in our restaurant is accompanied by a ​comprehensive selection of wines from around the world, with something that suits every budget. Ask one of our friendly and experienced servers for a recommendation, they’ll be happy to help.

Fancy a light snack or a drink after your busy day exploring Canterbury? The Westfield Bar is the perfect place to wile away the afternoon in a stylish setting. Enjoy some of the delicious treats from our bar snack menu or unwind with a cold beer, a glass of something bubbly, a choice from our ever growing list of gin and tonics, or one of our fairtrade hot drinks. 

Take a look at our mouthwatering menus below to help get you inspired for your next visit to the wonderful Best Western Abbots Barton hotel in Canterbury.


The Fountain Restaurant serves seasonal modern British Fayre using ethical produce sourced from local suppliers and farms where possible.  Our menus are complemented by an extensive list of reasonably priced wines from around the world.


The Westfield Bar offers traditional and stylish surroundings for you to enjoy from our range of fairtrade and organic hot beverages and a popular snack menu in the afternoon. In the evening however, it is the ideal setting to sit back, unwind and enjoy from a selection of beers, wines, or even a glass of bubbly.  Enjoy your favourite tipple whilst looking out over the garden from the terrace.

Click here to download a copy of our Bar Snack Menu

Click here to download a copy of our Wine List


We pride ourselves in using quality produce that is locally and ethically sourced where possible, ​such as the Free Range Eggs in your full English fry-up which are laid less than 5 miles from our doorstep!


With our Fairtrade, Organic and Rainforest Alliance certified coffee in your cup, you can rest assured that quality and sustainability is a priority when choosing our suppliers!