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Black Cat

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50 Meads Street, Eastbourne BN20 7RH, England
+44 1323 646590
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“poached eggs” (3 reviews)
“soups” (2 reviews)
“scones” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, British
££ - £££
50 Meads Street, Eastbourne BN20 7RH, England
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Reviewed 28 July 2017

Called in just for coffee and found the staff to be extremely helpful and the coffee was also good. Lunch menu looked very good

Thank robert W
Reviewed 19 October 2016

If your taking a wander away from the main town of Eastbourne, this is a great little place. Friendly, personal service and a great variety on the menu for drinks and eats. Lovely ambiance too.

Thank Ashley M
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped by whilst checking out The Meads area.... Nice little cafe, busy for a weekday morning just off season. We only had coffee which was very good, all the cakes looked great though!

Thank Bobtheviking
Reviewed 19 August 2016

We needed to find somewhere on the edge of town prior to a doctor's appointment and by chance noticed the Black Cat as we were driving through. We took a chance and parked up and went in and were so glad we did. The welcome...More

1  Thank hjdrpam
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Stumbled upon this cafe one morning , we sat outside in the sun and ate a superb breakfast of poached egg and bacon.service was good .

1  Thank mick409
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Visited here for mid morning scones with tea and coffee. The scones and drinks were nice but the service was brusque bordering on the rude! We've often walked past thinking we must go in some time and now having been in once we won't be...More

1  Thank Shirleypuss
Reviewed 24 June 2016

I called in here after buying a magazine close by and since it was lunch time, decided to have a quick lunch. This was a comfortable little place and the service was efficient and unobtrusive. The bacon and brie sandwich I ordered was lovely, served...More

Thank RoamerSE
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Lovely homely atmosphere and service. Great soups and scones. Well worth a visit but can be busy mid morning.

Thank vegoutandabout
Reviewed 23 March 2016

They serve unfussy and well cooked food in a cosy envionment. Good for refuelling or relaxing if you're passing by Meads.

Thank Max G
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Part of going to Eastbourne was to see a bit of England that isn't London, where England and everything that is so gloriously British is the scenery. We were looking to have some breakfast and what a better way to show our children an English...More

2  Thank Orli G
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  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Meads Street, Eastbourne BN20 7RH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Eastbourne
  • Phone Number: +44 1323 646590
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