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Cafe Bar Royale


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Cafe, British
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
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Reviewed 25 November 2018

Called for a late lunch on the day that the Christmas lights were being switched on in the city centre, but due to a refurbishment they were only serving cakes etc, however we went for two coffee's and two piece's of Lemon Cake and believe...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Alan J
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

High quality, tasty food and the staff are so friendly. Loved everything, would definietly recommend going.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ge0rgiaMay1
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Central coffee shop with a great menu choice or just a coffee, l ususally have their hot chocolate, gorgeous home made certain items, childrens high chairs available, staff lovely and friendly and helpful. Next door to a gorgeous card shop with gifts, paper, cards, too...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Reviewed 3 September 2018

I have been a regular customer here for 3 years buying 2 Coffees a day. Which amounts to £1500 a year. Today i bought a coffee in the morning, like always it was perfect. Later that day i got another coffee and it tasted like...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank deborahfontana2003
Reviewed 4 July 2018

great home cooked food in a lovely cafe. the cafe is much bigger than i thought and has lots of space to bring in push chairs. Service was friendly too and value was good.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 123eml
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Yesterday I experienced the worst customer service off a cafe worker in here. Heavily pregnant and clearly bursting for toilet I was refused the use of it as the woman said she would have sanitise it again?! I then asked if there was a staff...More

Date of visit: May 2018
2  Thank Katie H
Sonya H, Owner at Cafe Bar Royale, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Dear Katie I am so sorry to hear of your experience whilst visiting our store. It is our company policy not to allow customers to use the toilet facilities after the floor has been mopped for health and safety reasons. We would of course not...More

Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

This is a really friendly cafe with lovely home cooked food. I would highly recommend it we go every Saturday for our lunch and it’s always been very good. The staff are lovely and very helpful.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Mrsbean123
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

We stopped by here for tea and a scone. It is centrally located and we managed to get a window seat. They cater for gluten free and the cakes are home made and reasonable prices. The menu is also very good and fairly priced. The...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank lisa I
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Had lunch here today. Toasted sandwich, home made chips, home made coleslaw and Salad with a cappuccino. It was delicious. Service was excellent, could not fault it.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank karroo22
Reviewed 6 November 2017

I went in here as I liked a few things in the shop window, and noticed there was a cafe attached. I had a hot drink and some food. This is a nice cafe, with nice team, but the food and drinks need a bit...More

Date of visit: November 2017
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