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Jun
24
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Jul
31
Food & Drink
Discover the flavours of Odisha: 12 Course Tasting Menu
The Cook's Tale
12:00
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21:00
£
70
Discover the flavours of Odisha: 12 Course Tasting Menu
The Cook's Tale
14-15 Beer Cart Lane, Canterbury, CT1 2NY

£49.95 - 12-course Tasting Menu

£79.95 with matching wines (50 ml served with every course)

**Special Deal : **

**Book before 7th of July to get special price. **

Normal price £70 pounds for 12 courses

£100 with matching wines (50 ml served with every course)

Available from 24th of June to 31st of July

In January 2025 we are taking our Guests on our culinary tour of Dev’s home state-Odisha situated in eastern India.

On this tour we will be spending 10 days in India indulging in local culture and cuisine.

We will cook with local chefs, visit food markets, taste Indian wines and explore a lot of exotic locations. Odisha as a destination has won numerous tourism awards due to its picturesque landscapes, friendly people and delicious cuisine. It has been hailed as “India’s best kept secret”

Coconut Lassi

An excellent summer cooler seen on the streets of the capital city of Odisha.

This popular beverage is made with thickened yogurt and freshly grated coconut .

Phuchka with sprouts

Puffed crisp balls, which are filled with a spicy mix of sprouts and lentil, and a nice tangy spicy water. Iconic street food dish from Odisha.

Vegetable samosa with tamarind chutney

Odisha Singara is a popular snack from Odisha, similar to samosas, featuring a spiced filling of potatoes, peas, peanuts, and vegetables, encased in a crispy dough. It's typically deep-fried and served with chutneys, reflecting the state's unique culinary traditions.

Mushroom pitha

Mushroom Pitha is a traditional Odisha dish made from rice flour dough stuffed with a Savory mushroom filling, then steamed or pan-fried. It combines the earthy Flavors of mushrooms with local spices, offering a unique twist on the classic pitha.

Dahi Vada Aloo Dum

Dahi Vada Aloo Dum is a popular dish from Odisha, consisting of dahi vada (fried lentil dumplings soaked in yogurt) served with aloo dum (spicy potato curry). It's a flavourful combination of textures and tastes, often enjoyed as a snack or during festive occasions.

Fresh water prawn bhuna

Fresh water prawn bhuna is a South Asian delicacy featuring prawns cooked in a spicy, aromatic sauce of onions, tomatoes, and traditional spices, perfect with rice or naan.

Wild sea bass besara with coconut rice

Wild sea bass besara is a traditional Odia dish where sea bass is cooked in a mustard-based sauce, complemented by aromatic spices. It is often served with coconut rice, adding a sweet and fragrant balance to the spicy fish curry.

Chicken Jhola with chakuli pitha

Chicken Jhola is a traditional Odisha dish where chicken is cooked in a spicy gravy, often with mustard paste and spices, served with Chakuli Pitha, a Savory rice pancake.

Leg of Lamb Kasa with Burnt Aubergine mash

Leg of lamb kasa is a flavourful Indian dish where lamb leg is cooked in a rich, spiced tomato-based sauce, served alongside burnt aubergine mash, a smoky eggplant puree.

Grilled goat cutlet with Coriander chutney/Kai chutney

Coriander Chutney: Grilled goat cutlet with coriander chutney is a dish featuring tender, marinated goat meat cutlets grilled to perfection and served with a fresh, tangy coriander chutney. This dish is related to Mayurbhanj, a district in Odisha, India, known for its rich culinary heritage that often includes goat meat in its traditional cuisine.

Kai Chutney: Kai Chutney is a tangy accompaniment to our Grilled Goat Cutlet, made with green mangoes, red chili, mustard seeds, and a hint of sweetness. It features traditional Flavors of Mayurbhanj, Odisha, with a unique twist incorporating ants.

Jumbo Gulab jamun

Jumbo Gulab Jamun is a dessert featuring large, soft, and spongy milk-solid-based dumplings, deep-fried and soaked in a fragrant sugar syrup flavoured with cardamom and rose water. This variation of the traditional Indian sweet is known for its generous size and rich, syrupy sweetness.

Jumbo rasgulla

Jumbo Rasgulla is an enlarged version of the traditional Indian sweet, made from soft, spongy balls of chenna (Indian cottage cheese) cooked in a light sugar syrup. This dessert is known for its larger size and its juicy, melt-in-the-mouth texture.

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Jul
22
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Jul
26
Food & Drink
Graduation Celebration
The Abode
12:00
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21:30
£
35
Graduation Celebration
The Abode
30-33 High St, Canterbury CT1 2RX

Indulge in three small plates with a glass of Prosecco for £35.

Celebrate your success over lunch or dinner in our Brasserie. Offering a sophisticated small plates menu designed to ignite your palate and add an element of fun to your dining experience.

From savoury delights to sweet temptations, our small plates offer an array of options to suit every taste.

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Jul
26
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Jul
26
Music
DJ Tall Paul at Socialite
Socialite Rooftop Restaurant & Bar
19:00
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0:00
£
15
DJ Tall Paul at Socialite
Socialite Rooftop Restaurant & Bar
8 St Margaret's St, Canterbury, CT1 2TP

Can’t make it to Ibiza this year?

As always, Socialite Canterbury is looking out for you and is bringing a slice of Ibiza to Canterbury.

Introducing a night you don’t want to miss with the world-renowned DJ Tall Paul - who, may we add, is flying in from Ibiza to give you an unforgettable evening of house music.

It will be an evening filled with legendary music, flavoursome cocktails, carefully chosen wines and ice-cold beer.

TICKETS - £15*pp (Entry to the lounge)

VIP TICKETS - £45*pp (Includes a table in the restaurant for the night and a 2-course meal.)

* Plus booking fee

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Jul
26
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Jul
26
Music
Abi Orfila @ The Cook's Tale
The Cook's Tale
19:00
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0:00
£
Abi Orfila @ The Cook's Tale
The Cook's Tale
14-15 Beer Cart Lane, Canterbury, CT1 2NY

Abi is a young Singer-Songwriter / Country-Rock artist from UK. She is currently part of the Country Music scene as a solo artist & previously with her sibling trio band “ORFILA”. She has written & released original music which has featured on BBC Radio & BBC Introducing as ‘Track Of The Day’ twice.

Reservation Recommended but not essential.

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Jul
30
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Jul
30
Food & Drink
Chapel Down with a View
Socialite Rooftop Restaurant & Bar
17:00
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20:00
£
80
Chapel Down with a View
Socialite Rooftop Restaurant & Bar
8 St Margaret's St, Canterbury, CT1 2TP

Join us in tasting Kent's finest wine Chapel Down alongside Socialite's very first summer culinary experience. Offering a welcome canape, four refined taster courses, a glass of extraordinary Kentish wine to go with each one and, of course, the very best views of the city.

TICKETS - £80*pp

* Plus booking fee

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Jul
31
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Jul
31
Entertainment
Olympic Quiz
Mooring Cafe
19:30
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21:00
£
Olympic Quiz
Mooring Cafe
Water Ln, Canterbury CT1 2NQ

It's a shame punting isn't a sport at the Olympics! Join us to celebrate Team GB at our Olympic Quiz next Wednesday.

DM The Mooring to book a table, first come first served.

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Aug
3
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Aug
3
Creative
Sip & Paint Evening at Café No.35
Café No.35
19:00
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22:00
£
35
Sip & Paint Evening at Café No.35
Café No.35
35 St Margaret's Street, Canterbury, CT1 2TG

Join us for a creative night out!

Unleash your inner artist while enjoying a glass of wine. Perfect for a fun night with friends!

Don't miss out on this unique and entertaining event!

Tickets are £35*

*Plus booking fee (£3.62)

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Aug
10
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Aug
10
Food & Drink
Gin Tasting Evening
Café No. 35
19:00
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22:00
£
50
Gin Tasting Evening
Café No. 35
35 St Margaret's Street, Canterbury, CT1 2TG

What to expect?

An evening of exquisite gin, food and storytelling. Your host, Simon, will teach you how to taste gin and entertain you with stories from the drink's rich, fascinating and occasionally bizarre history.

Tickets cost £50 and can be bought from Mrs B's or online.

Admittance gets you:

  • 1 cocktail on arrival
  • 4 gins and mixers at regular intervals
  • Food

Gin will be served in 35ml measures allowing guests to taste neat and then enjoy with a mixer

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Aug
16
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Aug
16
Entertainment
Psychic Night with Clare Smith
Café No. 35
19:00
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22:00
£
50
Psychic Night with Clare Smith
Café No. 35
35 St Margaret's Street, Canterbury, CT1 2TG

Join us for Psychic Night with Clare Smith - an enchanting evening filled with insight, food and drink.

Book your tickets now to avoid disappointment

Call - 01227 637300

Come experience the magic!

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