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Fig Tree Espresso


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017 Winner


Cafe, British
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

You have to love the brilliant coffee and choice of homemade cake and veggie tarts and quiches. Cozy and friendly in the cafe in the winter and don’t forget their secret dog friendly garden in the Summer for coffee amongst the wild flowers - we...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Valleyvamp
Reviewed 28 November 2018

We enjoy every visit we make to this delightful independent cafe. It has the best coffee in Abergavenny delicious cakes sandwiches soup and savoury tart with unusual salads, yummy!! There is a delightful garden to enjoy in the better weather also. My husband and I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank SarWal64
Reviewed 14 November 2018

Great small, independent cafe. Top class coffee and amazing range of cakes. Lovely garden outside for days when the weather is good too.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Marie K
Reviewed 9 November 2018

We also called here today, and witnessed what seemed to be an altercation behind the counter with the lady and the cook who was not wearing any whites. The soup of the day was tasteless but on the plus side coffee was nice. The owners...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ted87
Reviewed 9 November 2018

I returned after a 3 year absence and the owners were having a heated argument behind the counter (having witnessed previous ones emanating from the kitchen) and was grunted at when I tried to pay with a card. You really need to brush up on...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ringothegringo
FigTreeEspresso, Owner at Fig Tree Espresso, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2018

I think I know who this review is from. About a week ago a man came in who I recognised but had not seen in quite a while. He ordered a flat white to take away which I subsequently started to make. My partner was...More

Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

My favourite cafe in town by far, and I’ve tried most of them! Top notch coffee and cake 👌 Really cosy inside and a lovely garden out the back. Still yet to have lunch there but it looks great, can’t wait to go back again!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank feej97
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

What a great discovery!! This cafe is delightful with a sun drenched ‘hidden’ garden filled with fragrant herbs. The food is the biggest draw! We had sweet potato tart with pecans and feta cheese and pea tart with fresh peas and feta cheese, both served...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank S L
Reviewed 16 August 2018

This is a wonderful place with a delicious lunch, and amazing cakes and an atmospheric wildflower garden at the back- one feels transported to a foreign land and and immediately relaxed.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Ruari2016
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Give your taste buds a treat! The food here is marvellous. A cosy place to eat. We really enjoyed it.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank kingsleygtaylor
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Unusual cake choices which were delicious Friendly quick service in clean, hospitable surroundings. Will definitely be going back!

Date of visit: June 2018
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