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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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Overview
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (34 reviews)
“cakes” (35 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 16:00All hours
CUISINES
International, Mediterranean, British, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
LOCATION
27 Market Place | The Market Square, Hexham NE46 3PB, England
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Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Another lovely lunch at this super cafe 😁, my daughter tells me they serve the best sausage sandwiches in the world! They, very kindly, made a special order for me of scrambled eggs and beans.. they were delicious!

Thank Sharon D
Angela W, Owner at The Small World Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

I am so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your meal and that your daughter thinks we serve the best sausage sandwiches in the world. I bet she's tried quite a few. I look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 12 June 2017

Nice, friendly cafe in the centre of Hexham serving a range of breakfast and light lunch options, as well as fab cakes. Eggs benedict was delicious, as was friend's vegetartian breakfast. Came back a couple of days later for the cakes. Coffee fab on both...More

Thank g0ldy2020
Angela W, Owner at The Small World Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Thank you so much fro review the café and our food and drink. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your meals and found the coffee fab too. I look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 6 June 2017

Nice set of vegan, dairy free and gluten free options. The vegan chilli was delicious, with just the right amount of kick to it. Tray bakes (tiffin) and coffee were equally as good and with friendly service and a relaxed atmosphere this is a lovely...More

Thank t00njack
Angela W, Owner at The Small World Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to review the café. I am glad you found our specialist menu's useful and that you really enjoyed the Vegan Chilli. We pride ourselves on being a friendly café so I am pleased you found this so....More

Reviewed 5 June 2017

Stopped here for breakfast on a busy Saturday. Café was busy, but service was prompt and friendly and the bacon (and egg) roll was delicious, best I've had in ages. Coffee was delicious as well! Good portions and using lots of local ingredients, great cafe

Thank b0bb00thby
Angela W, Owner at The Small World Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Thank you for your kind words. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your food and drink. I hope we see you in the café again soon.

Reviewed 31 May 2017

Had lunch here and the portion sizes were a refreshing change from the tiny ones you usually get in cafes these days! Great selection of drinks, sandwiches, soup, quiche, specials and sweet treats. The homemade Lentil soup was amazing, according to my other half! and...More

Thank deborahdawnwatson
Angela W, Owner at The Small World Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Thank you so for taking the time to review the café. I am pleased that you really enjoyed your food choices and that you found my staff lovely and pleasant. Sorry to hear you found the space between tables limited. Unfortunately when we are busy...More

Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Went in for lunch with a few friends, it has to be said that they do the best bacon sandwiches and have such great service. The staff were attentive and gave it a relaxed atmosphere which is hard to find. Will definitely be returning for...More

Thank adinamark
Angela W, Owner at The Small World Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words about our bacon sandwiches. We use a local company for our bacon and it is proving very popular. I am pleased you found bothe atmosphere and the staff friendly and attentive. I look forward to your return...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017

Pleasant little cafe, with good menu selection. The eggs benedict was delicious, friends vegetarian breakfast was apparently fab as well. Flat white coffee was one of the best I've had. Great food and friendly staff made for a great breakfast stop

Thank sparkylass2017
Angela W, Owner at The Small World Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Thank you for your lovely review. I am very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your eggs benedict and your friend enjoyed their vegetarian breakfast. we pride ourselves in cooking good quality, fresh, local products where possible.

Reviewed 22 May 2017

Really, really good breakfast, cooked fresh, nicely presented and the sausages and bacon in particular were great, very tasty, all washed down by a fantastic coffee. Properly tasty! Good looking lunch menu and cakes, will have to try them on another visit. Great cafe, well...More

Thank S4my4tes
Angela W, Owner at The Small World Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words about the café and the breakfast. We try to use local produce where possible and have recently started using bacon and sausage from local Northumberland Sausage Company. I look forward to seeing you again in the café.

Reviewed 9 May 2017

Very nice café with good selection of light lunch and breakfast options, plus a delicious range of cakes and a fab selection of teas - more flavours than I thought possible. Toasted sandwiches were excellent, service efficient and friendly and a lovely atmosphere. Very relaxing...More

Thank lukedwards
Angela W, Owner at The Small World Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to review the café. I am pleased to hear that you found the café lovely with excellent food and an efficient friendly service. I look forward to you visiting again soon.

Reviewed 6 May 2017

We visited on a very busy Saturday but still found a table poached egg for me and vegetarian breakfast for my husband? I cannot recall a time when he could not finish a meal but the helping was so large he gave up but not...More

Thank Hodgee234
Angela W, Owner at The Small World Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your food and drink and that you left the café as satisfied customers. I look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$12
Meals
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
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 16:00
Thursday
09:00 - 16:00
Friday
09:00 - 16:00
Saturday
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
Description
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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