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Cafe Boscanova

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
As featured in Best Food in Bournemouth
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650 Christchurch Road | Boscombe, Bournemouth BH1 4BP, England
+44 1202 242831
09:00 - 16:00
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Sun - Fri 09:00 - 16:00
Sat 09:00 - 17:00
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Unfortunately, this place is not what it once was. The hipster vibe feels a bit out-dated instead of trendy, and the place is very dark, dingy and cluttered. It could do with a refurbishment. It is however always busy and it does have a very vegan friendly menu. But whilst several years ago this was visionary, there is a lot... More 

Thank Gastro-Delight
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Real, honest, down to earth! Couldn't ask for more really! Service always spot on! Food always a big hit! YAY! :) Oh and Coffee to die for!

Thank Cara E
Aldershot, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found this cafe totally by chance We were staying local and wanted breakfast. We passed by and to be honest we didnt really like the look of the place But I managed to persuade my husband to go in and get a coffee..Well we sat down ordered our drinks and then I noticed the food that was coming out of... More 

Thank catwoman34
Nice, France
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8 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have eaten here several times and every time is joy. Staff friendly and welcoming, food superb, coffee great. can't give it high enough praise. Thank you

Thank Lavinia27
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153 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Always a great pleasure to pop into Boscanova, the service is so good, the food is amazing and served really quickly. Thanks guys we really apreicate what you do here.

Thank JS-JN
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love Boscanova they do great food served all day along a big range of hot and cold drinks. The staff are supper nice and always happy to help, food is great and the coffee is even better! Fully recommend it anytime from breakfast to the afternoon.

Thank _deansprague101
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have often used this somewhat alternative cafe in the past. I have had many delicious breakfasts, pancakes, and poached eggs (one of my favourites at this cafe). I usually have either freshly squeezed orange juice or coffee, but today decided on an energy boost with one of their smoothies of the day . It was fantastic and l will... More 

Thank Trina D
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The quality of food is far superior to many other places around. This is reflected by the slightly higher price though

Thank Timur N
London, United Kingdom
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78 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were here for breakfast. One of us had been previously so knew what to expect. Once we sat at a table on a bright sunny morning and took in the ambience it felt like we were in a much trendier place than Boscombe and the feel would not have been different had we been in say Shoreditch, Hackney or... More 

Thank David L
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40 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place with a good vibe and great coffee. Familys love it and the food is healthy and interesting.

Thank longbowGeorge

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Cafe, British, International, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 650 Christchurch Road | Boscombe, Bournemouth BH1 4BP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Bournemouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 242831

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?