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#11 of 28 Cafe in Dover
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US$6 - US$14
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Cafe, British
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Vegetarian Friendly
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1.4 miles from The White Cliffs of Dover
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for breakfast with friends , the waitress did not have any face coverings on and when I asked why, she said it was because she chose not to today as she was wearing her glasses ???? But no staff were wearing face coverings ,...More

Date of visit: June 2021
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The Dovorian, Owner at The Dovorian, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Lornae101, glad you enjoyed your food, but really sorry to hear you left with concern over our Covid procedures. We have from day one followed all guidance and suggestions, offering a safe and sensible environment. You would have noticed one staff member not wearing...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice cheerful staff, all tables socially distanced and nice and clean. Had a lovely breakfast, food was piping hot and the meal was good value for money.

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 10 January 2021 via mobile

Really good little place not been in for months with the lock down, great value always tasty would recommend

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 12 October 2020

Went in for coffee. 2 white coffees arrived, which we hadn't ordered. Asked for 2 cappuccino. We got same coffee with few sprinkles of chocolate. Not good practice at any time. Wont be revisiting.⁰

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 30 September 2020

a lovely place. clean. love the food and the service is awesome and nothing is to much trouble. I was looked after as always and when my wife comes with me we are looked after.

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 25 September 2020

customer service was disgusting. I will not be returning. We was told to stand outside in rain and wind to be seated as didn't have masks, but have face covered! We were happy to do so. Waited 15 minutes to then be sent away.More

Date of visit: September 2020
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cmuckell, Owner at The Dovorian, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2020

Bartharry, I'm really sorry you feel this way, but honestly, this couldn't be any further from the truth, our front of house team are one of the friendly teams I've had the pleasure of working with. We operate a very sensible COVID secure environment and...More

Reviewed 20 September 2020

Got there told 30minute delay as computer down, having to use pen & paper, wiped table down with dirty smelly cloth, so the table smelt, only wiped table coz I asked them to, took 15 minutes to take order, wanted salmon omelette no salmon, so...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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cmuckell, Owner at The Dovorian, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2020

We are really sorry to hear about your bad experience, you have our apologies that we let you down on this occasion, I am aware of the day in question, our till system had crashed and I was in myself trying to rectify the problem,...More

Reviewed 26 March 2020

Stopped in for a quick meal after getting off the train. Had a great meal of fish and chips and a brew. Service was quick and staff was polite. Local food made by locals.

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed 10 December 2019

Lovely place always clean and tidy, staff are polite as ever, and the food is Delicious. and good prices too. I would highly recommend this place.

Date of visit: December 2019
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Navigator58802503988, Owner at The Dovorian, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2019

Thank you for your kind review, I will pass on your kind words to the team. We all hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 10 November 2019

Returned to England after 2 months backpacking. Breakfast to die for. Even got offered chips with it! Wouldn't hesitate to return. Friendly, welcoming, clean. Feel like going back to Dover just to have breakfast again. Huge thank you.:-)

Date of visit: October 2019
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macaris2014, Manager at The Dovorian, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2019

Thankyou so much for your review it means a lot to us and hope to see you again soon x

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Frequently Asked Questions about The Dovorian

Yes, The Dovorian offers takeaway services.

Yes, The Dovorian offers delivery services.

The Dovorian is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4