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Love Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Cafe, European, British
Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards, Takeout, Reservations
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Saw this on trip advisor and went in for lunch this last Saturday ........lovely welcome, terrific intimate atmosphere and food to die for, beautifully prepared and presented and plenty of it......AND dog friendly, not that we bought one on this occasion but how refreshing to...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank brimon1aticloud
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easily our favourite breakfast/coffee break venue in the area, excellent food, child-friendly. Not as cheap as some but good value nonetheless.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank rumney54
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for lunch with my friends and two dogs. The dogs were given a sausage each which was quickly devoured. I had cheese on toast with a poached egg on top which was delicious. Very reasonably priced £5.95. Tasty coffee and fabulous cakes. We...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Dandiedo
Reviewed 13 January 2019 via mobile

Absolutely love this place. They can pretty much offer all their menu, as a gluten free option. They also are really accommodating if you have your dog with you too: even bringing out a sausage in a dog bowl. My one and only criticism would...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank TheCoeliacTraveller
Reviewed 13 December 2018 via mobile

Our family of four, plus our hairy dog visited for lunch today. We received a warm welcome upon entering and found a comfy place to sit. Our order for drinks was promptly delivered, piping hot and in very large mugs. We were also given a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TenterdenMr
Reviewed 16 November 2018 via mobile

You only come here if you have a lot of time to spare. Been here four times and food always takes about 45 min to come out, even coffee takes a while. The staff is very friendly and the food is pleasant though not very...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Ripley S
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Have been a few times now...never disappointed !! Always feel taken care of..food for all tastes..maybe book at weekends if there are more than 2 of you..very busy quickly !

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Tracey R
Sharon D, Owner at Love Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2018

Thank you for your review... We are so pleased that you enjoy visiting and dining with us. Do visit us again soon.

Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

A great place to chill out and eat a meal or a snack with like-minded people - all freshly cooked food to your order and the owners are great too in their interaction with their customers - many different places to site both inside and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank badmintontim
Sharon D, Owner at Love Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2018

Thank you for your smashing review We are pleased that you enjoy the food and of course the atmosphere... we hope you get a chance to visit us again soon. Thank you again

Reviewed 30 October 2018

A lovely and quirky place. Friendly staff, lovely food for vegans,vegetarians and non vegetarians. Cakes are delicious, ideal place to catch up with friends, family or couples or even on your own.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank sandiebeal
Sharon D, Owner at Love Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2018

Thank you for your lovely review, we are glad you enjoyed the food and the visit to our much loved cafe... Thank you again

Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

We searched for this restaurant for breakfast after reading reviews on Trip Advisor and after personal recommendation and it was worth the find! It is a quirky restaurant off the seafront that is totally dog friendly and offers gluten free options. My husband had a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank MileeScalf
Sharon D, Owner at Love Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are chuffed that you enjoyed your breakfast, and the dogs their sausage. We always try and deliver the best food and service that we can... Thank you again

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