Welcome to The Empire Room, Ramsgate

screen-shot-2016-12-11-at-15-34-45We are pleased to have received a four-star review in The Telegraph on 9th December 2016. You can read the review by clicking here, clicking on the headline on the right or heading to our Press & Reviews page.

Part of the fabulous Royal Harbour Hotel, the 30 cover Empire Room restaurant serves great food in a charming club-like setting, featuring the wonderful food of Chef Craig Mather.

Please check our Current Offers before booking.

produced-in-kentWe are open in the evenings from Monday to Saturday and Bank Holiday Sundays from 18:30 and for lunch on Tuesday to Sunday. You can check our exact timings on the Opening Hours page. We also serve Afternoon Tea with 24 hours prior notice. Please contact us over public holidays for updates as our opening and closing times may differ.

2017_COE_Logos_API_283x286_en-US-UKYou can view our menus and book online by clicking here or by calling the restaurant directly on 01843 582511 or the Royal Harbour Hotel on 01843 591514. You can also visit us on Facebook and Twitter, and see a one-minute video introducing the restaurant below.

We are now selling gift vouchers valid both at the Royal Harbour Hotel and The Empire Room Restaurant, in denominations of £10 and £20. These are not exchangeable for cash and must be spent within 6 months of their issue date. Please contact us to enquire.

The restaurant gives diners an opportunity to sample some of Ramsgate’s best food, while admiring the fireplace, books and artwork lining the walls. Our menu is updated daily to ensure that you get the best and most fresh dishes possible.unnamed

As you can see, we have won several awards, and we are very grateful to our loyal customers for voting for us.

On our website, you can find our menus for all occasions, including seasonal menus at certain times of year, as well as our opening hours, a gallery of photos of the restaurant and our contact information.

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You can also find information about the Royal Harbour Hotel by clicking on the link above or on the menu to the left.



  • All menu and text deals valid for up DC-Widget-2015-r1bto 2 persons unless arranged or preauthorised.
  • Any pre-booked groups of 10+ must confirm their minimum number of guaranteed diners by 10am on the day before the sitting. Any failure to arrive or notice after this period will result in the full charge for the minimum number of guests.
  • Last orders are taken at 9.00pm Monday to Thursday and 9.30pm Friday & Saturday.
  • Please note that any damage incurred during your stay which is not fair ‘wear and tear’ will be charged in full to your credit card. By staying or dining with us, you agree to this.