Dickens World Venue & Food Saturday 22nd September 2012

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The Friday and Saturday 2012 Maritime Jazz Festival main performances are held in the Britannia Theatre which is inside Dickens World at Chatham Maritime leisure resort between the Historic Dockyard and the beautiful Quays of St Mary's Island.

Britannia Theatre

The Britannia Theatre is a large Dickensian style theatre with table seating of up to 300. The entrance walking into the theatre takes you through Dickens World itself where you are treated to a breathtaking view of Dickensian London. There is a restaurant and bar with food served into the theatre.

Dickens World is on the old site of Chatham Dockyard next to Medway Tunnel, situated between the Odeon cinema and the Dockside Outlet shopping centre. There is ample free parking and shuttle bus services from Chatham train station. The entrance to the festival is through the Porters Bar & Restaurant next to Nando's.

The Chatham Maritime Leisure Resort has plenty of restaurants, a discount factory outlet shopping centre, a large Odeon cinema, Dickens World, St Mary's Island Quays, and across the road the Historic Dockyard, a Ramada hotel and the Universities of Medway. For more on what to do when you are at the festival or where to stay click here.

We are confident you will not only enjoy the Jazz but will have so much to do, see and experience during your time at the festival!

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Menu & Drinks

Dickens World and the Britannia Theatre is served by the Porters Bar & Restaurant.

Bar Food Menu and 3 course meals are available on each night at Dickens World. You can book and pay for set 3 course meals with your entrance ticket, you can take first come first serve for set meals on the night, or you can order off the Bar Food Menu on the night.

Saturday Menu (Please Note that Fish Options are also available ie. Meat is replaced with Fish - You can select Fish,Meat, Veg when you purchase your tickets). 3 Course set meal at £17.50 per head Book Meal Starter - Lamb Kofte with Minted Yoghurt, Or Ardennes Pate served Spicy Tomato Chutney Or Soup of the Day (V)
Main - Sauté Chicken with a Rich Red Wine Sauce Or Grilled Rump Steak Chasseur Or Mushroom Wellington with Chasseur Sauce (V)
All served with Dalphinoise Potatoes And Medley of Vegetables
Dessert - Baked Alaska with Raspberry Coulis Or Crème Brulee

Friday Menu 3 Course Set Meal at £17.50 per head Book Meal Starter - Creamy Garlic Mushrooms with Crusty Bread (V) Or Cream of Tomato Soup with Crusty Bread (V) Or Farmhouse Pate
Main - Minted Lamb Steak with Red Onion and Red Wine Jus Or Griddled Pork Cutlet with a Cider and Apple Jus
Or Stuffed Peppers with Spicy Tomato Sauce
All served with Parisienne Potatoes And a selection of seasonal vegetables Dessert - Strawberry Cheesecake Or Apple Pie Served with either Cream, Ice Cream or Custard

Bar Food Menu Announced soon

Drinks - Full selection of largers, beers, ales, wines, shorts, mixers, soft drinks, and hot drinks tea, coffee, and hot chocolate

To find out more about Porter's Bar menu's please phone Dickens World on 01634 890421

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Location & Directions

For Sat Nav use ME4 4LL Leviathan Way. Full address is: Dickens World, Chatham Maritime, Kent, ME4 4LL

Dickens World is on the old site of Chatham Dockyard next to Medway Tunnel, situated between the Odeon cinema and the Dockside Outlet shopping centre. There is ample free parking and shuttle bus services from Chatham train station. The entrance to the festival is through the Porters Bar & Restaurant next to Nando's.

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Directions

By Road

If driving follow the Brown signs for Historic Dockyard and Medway Tunnel signs from J1 or J4 of the M2. From East London and the North Use the A2/M to Dover, turn off just before the M2 starts for Medway Tunnel A289. From the South/West use M20, turn off at J6 A229 to Chatham/M2, join M2 for Dover, turn off at J4 Gillingham/Medway Tunnel A278. From the East use M2 J4 Gillingham/Medway Tunnel A278.

By Public Transport

Use Chatham Railway Station then the Shuttle buses to Chatham Maritime Dockside Outlet centre. From London use London Victoria to Dover/Ramsgate line, South Eastern Trains, or use St Pancras to Ebsfleet and Chatham High speed train. From the East use Dover/Ramsgate to London Victoria line. For accomodation click here.

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