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8 The Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2LS, England
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average3%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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“cannoli” (3 reviews)
“paninis” (2 reviews)
“great coffee” (5 reviews)
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8 The Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2LS, England
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Reviewed 24 August 2018

Nice friendly staff and served very quickly with smiling faces.Seating was fine with nice view of the barbican and fresh sea air.

Thank PlymouthAngela
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Amazing service very family orientated despite being tested to the extreme by my little ones! lovely setting and highly recommended

1  Thank alexhart1984
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

The Historic Barbican and Alfresco is a great place to sit awhile, enjoy a Delicious Creamy Coffee and take in the History and Atmosphere that this old place has to offer. Great Service and a Great Coffee in a lovely part of Plymouth. What more...More

3  Thank Brianngog
Reviewed 7 August 2018

After a long wait our less than 1/4 'large' coffee which had been all froth, was reluctantly topped up. Other customers at the time suffered the same poor service

Thank John4725
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Delicious latte served by a friendly and excellent staff - Fran and Grace are fabulous! We strongly recommend.

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

We were out and about on the Barbican and as the Sun kept its promise and shone brightly we stopped off at Alfresco to enjoy an Italian Coffee and sit awhile to take in the mid morning warmth. Lovely friendly welcome from the Barista and...More

1  Thank Brianngog
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

We absolutely love this place! The coffee is well worth the walk across the hoe to the Barbican, or away from the town centre. The service if friendly and professional, and I can honestly say I’ve never had a bad coffee from these guys. Please...More

1  Thank James B
Reviewed 18 April 2018

Use this regularly when in Plymouth. Great coffee, fab cannoli. Always friendly service. Will be back soon

Thank Scenic802788
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Lovely place , delicious Italian coffee and sweets; friendly staff - thank you Grace:) very recommended !

Thank Coastal738626
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We sat with our grandchildren having coffee and we found they were very good with the children. You also get a good view of the waterfront.

Thank Christine T
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Hilly J
9 September 2015|
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Crow M
3 June 2015|
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No, this is an abruptly commercial operation.
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Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
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  • Address: 8 The Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2LS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Plymouth
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