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Urban Ground

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2A Bolton Road, Eastbourne BN21 3JX, England
+44 1323 410751
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cakes” (56 reviews)
“pastrami” (11 reviews)
“flat bread” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
2A Bolton Road, Eastbourne BN21 3JX, England
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Reviewed 2 September 2017

Really good coffee & cakes Definately on a par or even better than some of the larger chains The shop was being run ny youngsters so the service was not that great maybe the usual management were at the new branch also in Eastbourne But...More

Thank lamptechonthenet
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Visited with my partner and toddler. Really enjoyed our visit. The three cheese melt was delicious and good value, my partner had a ham, cheese and tomato toastie which was also great. Good decaf coffee. Only one toilet. Staff very busy, perhaps the odd "I'll...More

Thank spellfast
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Fantastic coffee. Friendly service. Good quality food. A friend who visits insists that the water glasses served with coffee could do with a 'bleach' as they sometimes have the aroma of 'unwashed dishwasher'. But apart from that - a pleasurably great place to eat or...More

Thank daisy c
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Great coffee shop located in the centre of Eastbourne ...amazing coffee ..delicious food...with a friendly atmosphere & staff ..if your in Eastbourne a visit is a must 😊

1  Thank Emma Q
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Lovely coffee, and if you're really lucky you'll get a slice of chocolate cake with green mould growing on it.More

1  Thank Jim S
AndySpirou, Owner at Urban Ground, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

Dear Jim S I am very sorry to hear about your experience and please accept my apologies. We have reviewed our practices to ensure this never happens again. We did also give you the drinks for free, 2 more drinks for another time and refund...More

Reviewed 24 June 2017

I have been going to Urban Ground for a couple of years now and it is always good with friendly staff and delicious food and drinks. Would definitely recommend it.

Thank julianb
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Popped in today for a quick coffee and cake before doing some shopping. I haven't been here for a couple of years and it's still as lovely as I remember. Friendly, helpful staff and a relaxed atmosphere. I had a latte with soya milk, and...More

Thank Bubbles6181
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We went to this place due to the diet friendly adverts. This nice little coffee shop advertises healthy modern foods in a gentrified setting. However when we placed our order we were told to pay for one sandwich twice as we asked for some extra...More

3  Thank AleLawson
AndySpirou, Owner at Urban Ground, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Dear AleLawson I was surprised to see your review and spoke to the all the team that were on duty for your visit to get an accurate picture of events. We pride ourselves as an indie coffee shop serving great coffee and lovely food all...More

Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent coffee and friendly service. Best coffee I've had in Eastbourne. Good range of snacks as well.

Thank PostnicheNomad
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Stopped for a quick visit for coffee and was tempted by the cakes so had a delicious Portugese tart. Food looked good so will try lunch when next in Eastbourne.

Thank cneale41
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$6
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:30
07:30 - 17:30
07:30 - 17:30
07:30 - 17:30
07:30 - 17:30
07:30 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2A Bolton Road, Eastbourne BN21 3JX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Eastbourne
  • Phone Number: +44 1323 410751
  • E-mail
Independent coffee shop serving speciality direct trade coffee, whole leaf teas, filled artisan breads and homemade cakes. We now also run the cafe at at the Towner Gallery, College Road, Eastbourne. It is on the 2nd Floor with awesome views. Licensed with local craft beers, fine wines and bubbles!
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