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Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Table Service
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Reviewed 25 July 2020

This cafe is set back a few yards from the main street, so a lot quieter than the main eateries close to the water. The staff were friendly and welcoming to both locals (we met a couple) and to visitors like us, and it was...More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 12 February 2020

Oh this is so lovely. I've never been to a cafe where you decide what to donate for what you have had. It has a cosy family atmosphere and I could tell from all the locals in there that this is a real community hub...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 20 September 2019

Spending five days in BOURTON. ON. THE. WATER. I had been recommended by a friend to call in the THE RAINBOW BOOKSHOP AND CAFE. On my arrival I immediately found the shop. I went in.and was welcomed with open arms I then ordered from the...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed 2 July 2019

It is like an island of peace and friendship. Don't miss it. An amazing Christian Book Shop, and a lovely little coffee + snakes restaurant.

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed 13 April 2019

lovely friendly cafe good choice of food friendly service we use this cafe every time we visit closed on Sundays

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed 6 October 2018

What a sweet place to stop and have some wonderful conversation with locals, and a fine cup of coffee and Victoria Sponge cake while at it. They don't charge you for the delicious treats! but! you do give a donation, because it is a Christian...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed 29 August 2018

This place is simply fabulous. We stumbled on it on the last day of our weekend in Bourton-on-the-Water. We were looking for breakfast having left our rental property and they were doing breakfast. The food was lovely and the service exceptional with the lovely lady...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

He went to Bourton on the Water on Aug bank holiday Monday. The weather was cloudy and fairly warm but we wanted somewhere to sit inside and eat. (There are a lot of places to buy takeaway food - mainly fish and chips and baguettes...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed 25 March 2018

This is very unusual as you order, sit and eat but payment is what you feel the food is worth. Went on a coach trip and there were 3 other coachs in the same place. Went into a few places but were full and one...More

Date of visit: March 2018
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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Shalom is an unusual place. You order drinks, cakes etc and sit and eat, as you expect from a cafe, but then you pay what you feel it was worth. Apparently it works too, with very few taking advantage. Refreshingly different. Nice book shop next...More

Date of visit: September 2017
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    How is Shalom The Rainbow Shop rated?
    Shalom The Rainbow Shop is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 5
    • Value: 5