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Blends Coffee and Art

13 The Parade, Plymouth PL1 2JW, England
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good16%
  • Average68%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
18 Jul 2017
“Unusual place.”
24 Feb 2017
“Not much going on?”
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13 The Parade, Plymouth PL1 2JW, England
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Reviewed 18 July 2017

Liked this space and came often during a previous incarnation. These days it hardly seems to do any tea and coffee trade but there's a bit more arty stuff on the wall and most services. Came by this week and despite a sign saying 'we...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Jannerbloke
Reviewed 24 February 2017

I've walked past Blends in the daytime maybe a couple of times a week since Christmas and have never seen it open. Maybe their hours do not coincide or they may have been cut back during the bleak months.

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Jannerbloke
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Primarily a café, Blends offers a quiet break from sightseeing, with the added interest of browsing books and art by local people. The seating is comfortable, and the welcome warm. Excellent coffee and a choice of teas.

Date of visit: December 2016
1  Thank VeronicaWriter
Reviewed 18 July 2016

We visited on Sunday afternoon and had cream teas and a crab sandwich. The latter was particularly tasty. The coffee was very good. The staff were very friendly.

Date of visit: July 2016
3  Thank Wilcove1902
Reviewed 24 June 2016

It's now called Blends, Cafe and Art. Simple format and menu in light airy room with friendly staff. Not so sure about the quality or worth of the oddball books or pictures.

Date of visit: June 2016
1  Thank Jannerbloke
Reviewed 21 June 2016

This is a good spot for an informal cafe. A short distance from the intense run of busy bars each with their fenced decking, but still having big glass windows, a bit of character and a view towards the harbour and some close historical buildings...More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank Jannerbloke
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25 June 2016|
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Response from Linda B |
Access to coffee shop but toilets are upstairs . Yes children and well behaved dogs are welcome. Yes we do have free WiFi. Yes we accept cards. Tuesday to Sunday 10 -5 but will stay open if busy . Yes we sell takeaway... More
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$6 - US$10
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 The Parade, Plymouth PL1 2JW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Plymouth
BLENDS is simply a Coffee Shop and an Art Gallery combined that opened in May of this year. We offer fine coffee, a large variety of teas and infusions and a selection of sweet and savoury dishes mainly produced in house. Situated in the centre of Plymouth's historic Barbican you will always receive a warm welcome and your four legged friend will be welcome also.
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