Canterbury restaurants are well worth visiting. Whether you're looking for an afternoon of leisurely shopping or a beautiful spot for a weekend break, Canterbury has plenty to offer. A beautiful and historic cathedral city located in Kent, Canterbury is a UNESCO World Heritage Site which used to be a destination for pilgrimages back in the Middle Ages. Among its most notable features is its ancient circular walls, which provided a fortress against intruders. Built by the Romans, they surround the black and white timber-framed buildings and cobbled streets of the inner city, which also boasts the famous cathedral which was built in 597 AD. With a lively town centre, excellent shopping options, and most of all, fantastic Canterbury restaurants which boast cuisines from all over the world, there’s much in store for you to explore in Canterbury.