The Mooring (previously Browns Coffee) is well worth a visit.

The Mooring coffee shop

It has a fantastic reputation for serving a wide range of high quality coffees, alcoholic drinks and food. It is a real treat for coffee enthusiasts.

You can get various snacks and treats from her to take on your river tour.

It’s become so popular that its been opened it up to the public, so you can come and enjoy the riverside views even if you're not a punter. They host regular music/ poetry nights and are a venue in the Canterbury poetry festival.