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Market Place Cafe

3 Market Place, Wells BA5 2RF, England
+44 1749 672517
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good41%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (17 reviews)
“ice cream” (8 reviews)
“sandwich” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
3 Market Place, Wells BA5 2RF, England
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1 - 10 of 142 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called in at 11am for a morning latte coffee and a sandwich. Alas breakfasts served until 11.30 and lunches with sandwiches/panini start at 12 noon with all the hot food so ended up with latte and a tea cake. We were promptly served even though...More

Thank Miriam M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had afternoon tea here,able to sit outside as it was a hot day.There was a good selection of cakes. The staff were pleasant & helpful

1  Thank sandy504128
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

We've eaten here several times, we've ever had a bad meal, the staff are OK when ordering, not the friendliness, the young man who brings your food is excellent and friendly. Personally I beleive if people are eating someone should serve you but you have...More

Thank Captmatt28
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Came in after lunch hour when they were quiet. Staff continued to restock rather than serve me. Did this until a family walked in amd wanted ice cream. Served straight away. Then an elderly couple came in and ordered straight away. Spoke up and got...More

1  Thank K_C580
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Popped in on a recent visit to Wells for breakfast. We had originally gone in for a sandwich, but for a little more could have a small cooked breakfast, so we plumped for that. The breakfast itself was lovely, and just the right amount for...More

1  Thank stottyCoDurham
Harriet B, Public Relations Manager at Market Place Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Dear stottyCoDurham, Thank you very much for sharing your experience you had at our café! We're delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us. We apologise about the flies. I've relayed this back to the Manager. We hope to welcome you back very...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018

We stopped here enroute home from Bath, for morning coffee. Lovely cafe was found, with lovely Latte coffee served by the staff. We had a piece of victoria sponge cake, that was a little dry, but edible. The staff were really friendlyMore

Thank Nigel H
Harriet B, Public Relations Manager at Market Place Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Dear Nigel, Thank you very much for sharing your experience you had at our café! We're sorry that you didn't enjoy our Victoria Sponge. I have taken your feedback and will relay this to our cooks so we may improve in future. We hope to...More

Reviewed 24 August 2018

A clean, bright cafe right on the edge of the square. Good coffee and excellent cakes and scones. Great little place to have your coffee and watch the world go by !More

Thank Simon H
Harriet B, Public Relations Manager at Market Place Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Dear Simon, Thank you very much for sharing your experience you had at our café! We're delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us. We're so glad to hear you enjoyed one of our homemade cakes! We hope to welcome you back very...More

Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

We visited here last week and i have to say it was great! The staff were helpful and friendly, the menu has a range of choices and the food tasted great! We shall definitely be visiting here again soon. Thanks☺️

Thank Emma L
Harriet B, Public Relations Manager at Market Place Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Dear Emma, Thank you very much for sharing your experience you had at our café! We're delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us. We hope to welcome you back very soon. Thank you, Harriet

Reviewed 20 August 2018

Came across this café during our visit to WELLS very clean, polite staff, I chose the prawn and avocado salad with new potatoes delicious with two small side dishes of coleslaw and pea bean. £6-95,my wife toasted cheese & home made chutney, our son had...More

Thank john c
Harriet B, Public Relations Manager at Market Place Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Dear John, Thank you very much for sharing your experience you had at our café! We're delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us. We're so glad to hear you enjoyed your lunch! We hope to welcome you back very soon. Thank you,...More

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

As the name suggest right in the Marketplace. Very clean with some outside seating. We had scones tea and clotted cream for two at 10 pounds in total. All very nice. No problems here. Good location.

Thank Michael D
Harriet B, Public Relations Manager at Market Place Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Dear Michael, Thank you very much for sharing your experience you had at our café! We're delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us. We hope to welcome you back very soon. Thank you, Harriet

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$9
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 17:00
Monday
08:30 - 17:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 17:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 17:00
Thursday
08:30 - 17:00
Friday
08:30 - 17:00
Saturday
08:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Market Place, Wells BA5 2RF, England (Formerly Crofters)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +44 1749 672517
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