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The Folly Coffee House

The Folly Victoria Street | The Folly, Yorkshire Dales National Park, Settle BD24 9EY, England
+44 1729 825185
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Overview
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (15 reviews)
“paninis” (4 reviews)
“cake” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
The Folly Victoria Street | The Folly, Yorkshire Dales National Park, Settle BD24 9EY, England
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1 - 10 of 66 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Attracted by the spectacular building. Great coffee and good range of food parking not too far away.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Margaret H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Firstly, the cakes - 5*. Rich fruitcake, with cheese on the side, and a salted caramel cake both delicious. Other good cake selection available. Limited hot food served from midday. Ginger latte, again superb, with squirty cream on top and served with 2 small gingerbread...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank stephenbM1372HP
Steve A, Trustee at The Folly Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Stephen Thank you very much for visiting the Folly Coffee House and for your positive review. The issues you have raised about your cappucino will be discussed with the Coffee House Manager.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped into the cafe for a lovely hot cup of coffee and cake on a horrible rainy day only to be made worse by the most revolting piece of Victoria sponge , heavy and stale and a cold cup of coffee!! Such a shame in...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank 177louisew
Steve A, Trustee at The Folly Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Louise Really sorry to read that your experience of The Folly Coffee House was disappointing and fell well below our usual high standards. A couple of weeks go I sent you a private message asking for more details about your visit, in particular as...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Comfy sofas next to wood burning stove with welcoming staff - just what is required on a chilly winter morning! Delicious blend of coffee with a counter full of tempting cakes!

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Ann T
Steve A, Trustee at The Folly Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your positive review and we're very pleased you enjoyed the Folly Coffee House experience.

Reviewed 3 December 2018

It's a real treat to be able to come in here, have a cup of tea or coffee and relax in such fabulous surroundings. You imagine that at any moment a secret door will open and somebody - or even a ghostly apparition - will...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Crispin H
Steve A, Trustee at The Folly Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2018

Thank you very much for your very positive review and we are pleased that you enjoyed your visit even though a ghostly apparition failed to make an appearance!

Reviewed 3 October 2018

I have now been a number of times to The Folly Coffee House. Wonderful atmosphere, very comfortable, great value for money, excellent food. However, I did feel that the coffee (americano) is getting a bit weak. Hope they are not trying to save on the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Ribbleman
Steve A, Trustee at The Folly Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

Thank you very much for your positive review. I can absolutely reassure you that we are not trying to 'save on coffee beans'. Excellent Customer Service and Experience is our goal and so we would never knowingly do anything that compromises that objective. We'll review...More

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Called in for lunch after walking in to Settle to look round the Tuesday market. Place was packed, we got the last table. We had the fish finger sandwich with salad and crisps. Gorgeous soft baguette with fish finger and tartar sauce. The counter is...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank BridgeWYorks
Steve A, Trustee at The Folly Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

Thank you for your positive review We are delighted that you enjoyed your lunch at The Folly and very pleased to hear that you plan to make a return visit.

Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

On a very wet day this was a lovely place to rest and regroup. Very quirky building with an interesting history. One of the many highlights in a visit to Settle.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Apicius71
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Haven't been here before but it was recommended to me and it didn't disappoint! I'm really fussy about my coffee and I can honestly say, this ranks as one of the best flat whites I ever have ever had! My friend and I enjoyed our...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank felicityilkley
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

We were having a pit stop and found this wonderful old building, housing a coffee house, lovy lunches, sofas, log fire in winter. Share a toasted teacake, they're huge.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank linda c
Steve A, Trustee at The Folly Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. We're delighted you discovered us and enjoyed your huge' teacake.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$13
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 16:30
Monday
09:30 - 16:30
Tuesday
09:30 - 16:30
Wednesday
09:30 - 16:30
Thursday
09:30 - 16:30
Friday
09:30 - 16:30
Saturday
09:30 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Folly Victoria Street | The Folly, Yorkshire Dales National Park, Settle BD24 9EY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Yorkshire Dales National Park  >  Settle
  • Phone Number: +44 1729 825185
Description
We are a charity run Coffee House with all the proceeds going towards the upkeep of this Grade 1 Listed Building and The Museum of North Craven Life.
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