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Ocotal Way, Swindon, England
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Swindon, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

Coffee is very good, food is very good staff are very friendly and restaurant is inside Tesco's . What more could you ask for.

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Thank Amanda R
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5 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

Super facility with passionate staff, unfortunately just not enough of them for a busy venue and the waiting time today was around 25 minutes from joining the queue, I gave up after 15 minutes today so opted for the costa self service machine at the store entrance on the way out

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Thank Sn6
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2015 via mobile

Twice a day every day! Love it Every aspect is spot on. Best coffee Best food Best staff Best coffee shop And it's easy to get to!

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2 Thank WillAskey
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2015 via mobile

I know it's only a cafe inside Tesco's but I had to write a quick review as I was thoroughly impressed. Completely agree with another reviewer that it's even better than ones in John Lewis and the like. The lady behind the counter was really friendly and helpful. I had ordered a pulled chicken bbq bap, my hubbie ordered a... More 

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Wiltshire
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35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2015

I have popped in for a quick coffee many times before doing the tedious task if shopping in Tesco. I have always enjoyed a decent cup of coffee in the usual big coffee shops, but Harris and Hoole offer a far superior experience. They ensure that every cup is made perfectly to suit the bean and it shows. This does... More 

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2 Thank daisydora123
Corsham, England
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2015

Harris and hoole is a haven of outstanding coffee and deliciously fresh home made style food. The staff are friendly if not charming and they really know their coffee! The service blew me away as did the food you can actually taste the quality. The atmosphere is so relaxed it makes it the perfect place for a little me time... More 

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2015

First visit to this coffee house. Great service and the best earl grey tea I've tasted in a long time. I had an egg & rocket roll and was delicious. Ambience very relaxed, you don't feel like you're in tesco. Very contemporary, will definitely visit again.

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1 Thank J E
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2014 via mobile

Visited harris and hoole with my grandparents before they did their shopping. Ordered 2 cups of tea, a coffee and 2 muffins. I nearly had a heart attack when they said it would be £14! Price list not very clear and we certainly would not have ordered from here if we knew we would be ripped off like this! We... More 

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Melton Mowbray, UK
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2014 via mobile

Me and my colleague went upstairs to what we thought was the tesco café. Harris and Hoole has taken it's place. What a load of crap. We paid £15 for two 'nouveau cuisine' pots of tea with sticks in and two salads with 30p worth of ingredients in. A newspaper report says that some Harris and Hoole have become unprofitable.... More 

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Faringdon, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2014

Have been here five times now, staff are all lovely and coffee is absolutely perfect! Have not eaten here but everythi ng looks fresh and interesting.

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3 Thank Hilary P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ocotal Way, Swindon, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Swindon

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?