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The Small World Cafe

27 Market Place | The Market Square, Hexham NE46 3PB, England
+44 1434 606200
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (42 reviews)
“cakes” (29 reviews)
“eggs royale” (5 reviews)
Closes in 11 min
09:00 - 16:00 Hours
International, Mediterranean, British, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
27 Market Place | The Market Square, Hexham NE46 3PB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bubbling little cafe with great atmosphere. Thursday lunch out of season and only a couple of tables free. Food and service excellent.

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Called in for breakfast last saturday, treated myself to eggs royale (croissants looked very appealing too), Family had cooked breakfast and everything was faultless, hot drinks equal or better than leading high street coffee shop! Would have allocated 5 stars but the cafe is a...More

Thank Claire912
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend and I initially peered through the windows and were slightly put off by the 'plastic looking' tables situated very close together however, as the place was very busy, (a good sign in my book), we decided to give it a go and have...More

Thank LadyDon
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A coffee and scone each of us. Hers fruity, mine savoury. Fresh and both delicious with spreadable butter which is not always found. Made a purchase of a local beer too. Large place with a variety of seating. [Please take the apostrophe out of 'tea's'...More

Thank ray s
Reviewed 13 September 2018

After not been here for a while, we called in for a snack. It was just as nice as it always was. The lovely staff were great as usual, even asking us where we had been as they hadnt seen us for a while, sold...More

Thank gary s
Reviewed 11 September 2018

called in on Monday 10th, for a lunch, we both had soup and a sandwich, the food quality was excellent, tasty and fresh. We made the mistake of ordering a full soup and sandwich, we should of gone for the mug of soup and half...More

Thank RotherhamTravelpanda
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Me and a couple of friends have been here a few times and have to say never disappointed with the service or food if your in Hexham it’s a must Vist if you want a nice warm friendly please to eat with excellent food.

Thank Terry J
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

The establishment looks quite friendly and inviting, and the tables aren’t too close together, so it doesn’t feel crowded at all. The staff was quick and friendly, and I had my order (chicken curry & a milkshake) served within ~10 minutes. The food was excellent,...More

Thank badBlackShark
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Fast service, generous portions. Staff followed requests on how to cook bacon to our taste etc. Central convenient place.

Thank traveltheworldgirl
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

First time in Hexham and first at this cafe. Hope to come again. Food was delicious and the waitress was friendly and efficient. Pulled pork ciabatta was very filling and pork was beautifully cooked. Lovely place with a varied menu and great surroundings. Thank you.

1  Thank LinaYorkshire
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Response from Danny M | Reviewed this property |
just befaster and so light lunch stuff
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$12
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, 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 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Market Place | The Market Square, Hexham NE46 3PB, England (Formerly Mucho Gusto)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Hexham
  • Phone Number: +44 1434 606200
  • E-mail
The Small World Cafe is a family run Licensed Coffee Shop in beautiful Hexham. We are open Monday through Saturday and serve fresh homemade food everyday. Daily newspapers and magazines add to the enjoyment of your visit. We source as many products as we can locally and are great advocates of "fresh is best". We offer the finests quality tea's and Coffee along with locally produced dairy products and cakes. Take away service is available everyday. We are a family run business with experience in the catering industry. We have a great passion for food and understand the importance of looking after you and giving you the quality of product you deserve.
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