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The Works

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A family restaurant which is a place to meet, eat and treat for all ages. Serving savoury & sweet crêpes & waffles accompanied with cocktails, milkshakes and all sorts of fab delights! Come and try all of our ice cream we make on site - Served with a WOW Factor.
PRICE RANGE
US$5 - US$13
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
CUISINES
British, Contemporary, Healthy
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Great food in a fun atmosphere. The hot dogs and savoury pancakes we’re delicious and the ice cream is wonderful, lots of choice. The staff are attentive.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank cakeaddict_13
TomB7107, General Manager at The Works, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello cakeaddict_13, Thank you for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review! We're so glad you enjoyed your time with us, and we can't wait to welcome you back again! All the best, The Works Family - High Wycombe

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

After hearing how much fun my Nephew had at one of the ice cream making experiences at The Works, we decided it would be a perfect place to hold my Daughter’s 5th birthday party. After all, what 5 year old doesn’t love ice cream?! There...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank brieT2019
TomB7107, General Manager at The Works, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello brieT2019, We're so happy we were able to give your daughter a memorable birthday- our Ice Cream Experience is certainly something to remember! Alice, the young lady who looked after the little ones certainly has a way with children, doesn't she! I will make...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and the grandchildren tried and enjoyed a Westerner, a Billy Goat and more. The nine year old had a second child’s portion and then a strawberry and chocolate waffle with ice cream. Just too delicious to stop.More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Peter S
TomB7107, General Manager at The Works, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

A second portion you say, Peter S?!?! What's wrong with that, eh?! It's brilliant to see that you enjoyed our savoury options and then followed up with a dessert - perhaps one day you and your wife would like to come back and take advantage...More

Reviewed 22 January 2019

We usually just get ice cream...and now discovered they do breakfast from 9AM every day (10AM Sunday) - 12. Good menu - american pancakes with many different toppings...and waffles with Avocado and poached eggs. It was delicios and reasonably priced. I have to also say...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Rupert D
TomB7107, Manager at The Works, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2019

Hello Rupert D, It's brillaint to see that you eenjoyed your visit! Did you know we've recently launched a Hot Dog menu to accompany our savoury crepes and waffles? Definitely worth another trip! We look forward to seeing you again, The Works Family

Reviewed 22 January 2019

I'm all for a nice new venue, and I don't have an issue with a hipster feel. But, the deliberate look of the walls? Behind where they serve food? Ehh, it made it feel unclean. It was ok, nice products if slightly smaller portioned. It's...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Rob P
TomB7107, Manager at The Works, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2019

Hi Rob P, Part of our intention when we opened two years ago was to incorporate parts of the original build into our new design. The wall running along the kitchen area has been sealed to make sure there is no possibility of contamination. We...More

Reviewed 1 January 2019

Been here a few times and their apple cinnamon crumble waffle with ice cream is to die for - the quality of the ice cream is among the best I've had. The first time I went I was unsure on ice cream flavours and they...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Touqir A
TomB7107, Manager at The Works, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2019

Thank you, Touqir A! It's so lovely to see that you've enjoyed yourself each time you've been to our restaurant. On the subject of sampling our delicious homemade ice creams, we have a NEW FLAVOUR which we'd love you to come and try: Lemon Meringue...More

Reviewed 18 December 2018 via mobile

All I can say is wow, only the second time I’ve been to the works and tried the westerner on a crepe OMG to die for absolutely wonderful food and service totally appreciated thank you staff are very polite and pleasant will definitely make more...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 508michellep
TomB7107, General Manager at The Works, responded to this reviewResponded 24 December 2018

Good afternoon 508michellep, I'm so glad to see that we WOWed you on your return visit! Our staff work hard to ensure that each and every guest leaves 100% satisifed. The Westerner Crepe is actually a favourite of my own, I'd recommend trying it with...More

Reviewed 17 December 2018 via mobile

I was served by Jaydon and I am impressed by how nice he was! Amazing service. I am becoming a regular customer now and I always try to come whenever he is working.More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank IvanMaslyankov
TomB7107, General Manager at The Works, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2018

Hi IvanMaslyankov, Thank you for the review and i will ensure Jaydon see's this. His is outstanding when it comes to guest service, so i have to agree. I will make sure he also gets a little something on us for the review Thank you...More

Reviewed 14 December 2018 via mobile

Had 24 kids in for a function. We had a tour, quiz and yummy food. The manager was great. Great time had by all.More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Richardpeterfox
TomB7107, General Manager at The Works, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2018

Hi Richardpeterfox, Glad the party enjoyed it, a very well organised evening with the group of 40 before hand and then the 24 straight after. Keep us in mind for next year and we can see what other crazy party ideas we can come up...More

Reviewed 10 December 2018

Six of us went along yesterday to make ice cream as something different to do for our daughter’s birthday. We thought we were going to create our own flavours but that is not the case. You see how ice cream is made on a commercial...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank nicole46
TomB7107, General Manager at The Works, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2018

Hey nicole46 Thank you for coming yesterday. Glad you all enjoyed the experience and taking part. I must say one of the tastiest bakewell tarts i have had, so i may ask to change the mix! Very almondy and very srummy. Thanks for the feedback...More

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mrssharma83
6 August 2017|
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Response from TomB7107 | Property representative |
Hello dear. We do have a range of vegan options to choose from! On request we can make up a special vegan crepe batter to be used with any of our meat free recipes. We also serve a range of sorbet flavours, and the way we... More
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jb1968
4 March 2017|
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Response from TomB7107 | Property representative |
Hi jb1968, We do indeed do gluten free crepes and waffles and all the fillings are made on site so we just cater to your allergies. So sweet or savoury there is plenty of choice for gluten free eaters. All the best, The... More
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