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Rockets and Rascals

7 Parade | Barbican, Plymouth, England
+44 1752 262170
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“carrot cake” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
7 Parade | Barbican, Plymouth, England
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Reviewed 8 June 2018

My partner and I came here, and I ordered a Flat White, which was really nice, whilst my girlfriend ordered a green tea. We shared a lemon drizzle cake and absolutely no complaints about any of it - recommended. The place itself is decorated with...More

Thank Graydon W
Reviewed 30 March 2018

We have just had our lunch in Rockets, the service and food was excellent, the barista Chris is amazing, the Cappuccino is first class. It is a cycle store and repair workshop with a Cafe at the front, and outdoor seating, they are also dog...More

Thank vivjen92
Reviewed 26 March 2018

We have visited this cafe on several occasions. The food is very tasty and in general the staff are friendly and polite. Just one thing - on a couple of occasions when we have placed an order and made a polite enquiry about whether we...More

Thank linl52
Reviewed 8 February 2018

I have visited this cafe on several occasions and have always found the staff extremely friendly and welcoming, The coffee is so far, the best in Plymouth. The food is excellent, but a little pricey. It is always busy and if I ever was to...More

Thank Jane B
Reviewed 5 February 2018

We still feel that they serve the best coffees here and try and visit every time we are on the Barbican. We were pleased to see it so busy on a very cold winters day - mainly the cyclist brigade. The staff didn't give the...More

Thank Lindylou146
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Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Finished our cycle ride back here in the Barbican, actually organised by this cafe / shop. Woow what a place for a cyclist, the coffee and cakes are up there with the best I have had even compared to cycle trips in France, Belgium, and...More

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Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Please, please, please employ someone that is already trained on making coffee. Your standard of coffee has gone down hill in the last month or so. And, I work hard for my money and don't like wasting it on badly made coffee. We come here...More

Thank Chris N
Reviewed 15 December 2017

I love coming to Rockets and Rascals for a catch up, breakfast, coffee, light lunch AND if you want they can service your bike too. Great atmosphere, nice decor and a fun place to hang out with friends.

Thank Tim C
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Wether I'm riding there on my bike, taking my daughters or meeting friends it's a great place to catch-up with the addition and of superb coffee and food.

Thank ajenkins1977
Reviewed 6 December 2017

This cafe has quickly become my favourite in Plymouth. As a cyclist, me and my friends started coming to Rockets and Rascals because they allow bikes not only to be stored in the racks outside the cafe, but also inside. Incredibly handy during the weekend...More

Thank LouisePhD
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Questions & Answers
5 January 2018|
Response from ChristianGrey69 | Reviewed this property |
Well I saw a seagull chewing on one and he choked to death!!! So I would say not!!!!
1 November 2016|
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Response from Jared F | Reviewed this property |
Don't know, sorry.
16 October 2015|
Response from Richard W | Reviewed this property |
Wifi yes. And I saw some small hairy things running around so I guess kids and dogs are allowed. Just keep them on a leash.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Parade | Barbican, Plymouth, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1752 262170
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