Food & Drink
Open on Friday and Saturday evenings from 6pm, offering an eclectic selection of cocktails, an extensive wine list and a rotating taproom, all while enjoying the beautiful sea and sunset views. We’re currently stopping food service whilst we develop our new offering. Our venue makes for the perfect setting for large groups, birthdays, and special occasions. Whether you’re planning a big celebration or a casual get-together, we’re happy to accommodate, and we welcome walk-ins and smaller groups as well. Faith in Strangers is the perfect spot for any occasion.
Situated in the beautiful seaside town of Margate, we offer stunning views of the ocean and breathtaking sunsets. We are a multi-use venue that combines a modern and informal dining experience with a lively and eclectic bar and cultural venue.
Join us on Friday and Saturday nights from 6pm.
Located just a stone’s throw from the iconic Walpole tidal pool beach and a short walk from The Turner Contemporary, Faith in Strangers is a hidden gem and unique destination.
We offer a selection of bespoke cocktails, often with an Asian twist, such as our Sriracha Spritz or Japanese Shandy, as well as all the classics. An extended wine list.
For beer lovers, we have ten rotating taps featuring a variety of local and international selections.
Large Groups & Celebrations
Faith In Strangers is the perfect spot to celebrate your birthday or for other large grouped celebrations. Reserve a spot for up to 16 people via our reservations link or check out here for more info.
After 9pm, when the tables are cleared, the party continues as the dance floor opens and Faith In Strangers transforms into a modern discothèque and cultural venue. To ensure you have a spot for dinner, we recommend reserving your table in advance, so you can fully enjoy the whole experience.
Please note that our venue is located on the first floor and can only be accessed by stairs. We apologise for any inconvenience as there is no elevator access available.
How to find us17 Ethelbert Crescent,
Margate CT9 2DY
Can I bring my child?
We ask kindly that under 18's are finished with their meal by 8pm and where possible booked onto earlier reservations. Children must remained seated and accompanied by an adult. We do not currently have high chairs or a changing facility, but we will be sorting both in the near future.
What about dogs?
Dogs are allowed but are required to be kept with you at the table and not free to roam around.
Can I pay with card and cash?
We only accept card payments - that includes contactless, apple pay, google pay etc.
Do I have to buy a ticket?
Our ticketed events will usually be from after dinner 9/10pm onwards. Sometimes we will host events that are ticketed earlier on so please check the What’s On page. We recommend that you buy tickets in advance but they may be available on the door too.
Are you a members bar?
We aren't a members bar. We are open to the public from 6pm on Friday's & Saturdays. During the working week we are a coworking space which is membership based.