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The Secret Garden Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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About
A small bistro and coffee house
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
CUISINES
British, Welsh
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
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All reviews brunch welsh rarebit burger eggs benedict wedges patties brie bread chicken mexican breakfast lovely little cafe visiting newport specials board hot sauce fantastic lunch home made bite to eat
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Reviewed today via mobile

The best breakfast I have ever eaten!! Definitely worth going again,great atmosphere, service was amazing,

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank AshleighMarie89
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It really saddens me to write this review for a place that has been great for breakfast on so many occasions But the chef and front of house really dropped ball on a valentine's Day lunch from Hell!! (As a side point please invest in...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank A4567FLjamesp
SOULFOODSEARCHERS, Owner at The Secret Garden Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Valentines Day customer from hell We have been eagerly awaiting your review with baited breath. There was no charge for yours or your partners meals, drinks at all. I completely accept that you were not happy with your meal but your review is as porky...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just the place you want to go and eat at after a long drive. Very relaxed great atmosphere. Fresh tasting food will be a good place to eat again.

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Veenygo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Meeting my partner for a midday snack, we found yet ANOTHER place in Newport offering excellent vegan choices. I had a delicious sweet potato and onion patty in a toasted ciabbatta with pretend mayo and great tasting fake cheese! The patty with delicious. Lovely little...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank RyshyB
Reviewed 1 week ago

If I need a Burger fix, this is my first choice in Newport. They do have other things on the menu and a Specials Board, though I always have the Gluten Free Homemade Beef Burger, Fries, Salsa & Coleslaw :) It is a small venue...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Maria J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was with my two grandchildren for afterschool tea. We felt well received and the kids especially felt listened to, cared for and the staff was very caring. When I return to Cardiff, this is a must on my list.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank br0mew00d
Reviewed 25 December 2018

This is a small cafe/bar half way up a steep hill leading from the main shopping g street in Newport. It serves gold, home cooked food and serves a decent glass of wine too. Staff are friendly and efficient and the menu is limited but...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Sue J
Reviewed 20 December 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend this little hideaway. A full breakfast menu to match all tastes. Mum had the small full cooked - very tasty. I had eggs Florentine (without the hollandaise sauce) - truly scrumptious. The cafe itself has very empathetic deco, whether on your own, with...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank loum867
Reviewed 20 December 2018

As the title suggests,my first visit and I have to say it all felt a bit unclean, staff very friendly but dishes left on tables far to long after people had left and when removed tables not wiped down.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank steveh167
Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

Ate through the menu many times. First time for the breakfast and it was mega! Sweet potato Pattie as an extra to the meat was loverley. Wife had eggs benedict. Kid B had regular breakfast empty plates. Loved it. Phil’s home brew hot sauce is...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank R6040LPjamesg
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Response from jonos44 | Reviewed this property |
Well the eggs on a Benedict are poached and I know they are very helpful so unwound be surprised if they didn't accommodate you.
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