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Costa Coffee

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50 Howardsgate, Welwyn Garden City AL8 6BJ, England
+44 1707 299487
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good36%
  • Average27%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible13%
4 weeks ago
27 Jul 2017
“Very Comfortable”
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££ - £££
50 Howardsgate, Welwyn Garden City AL8 6BJ, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our cold drinks arrived in smaller sizes than we'd paid for but we didn't have time to wait any longer or sort a refund so we basically gave our money away, the hot drinks were powdery and tasted weak, the staff didnt seem too bothered...More

Thank kerryshawly
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Half of restaurant blocked off over an hour before closing time for 'cleaning' (as is usual practice in this branch) meaning not enough seating available for the customers who were still arriving. Some walked out again. Dirty floor sweeper (base section, not handle) left on...More

1  Thank Clarkyarky
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

I found this Costa very comfortable and decorated beautifuly. The staff are friendly and welcoming. The drinks and food are the usual good Costa standards.. however the usual concern is the cost of the cakes which are hugely overpriced. This is a national price set...More

Thank MarkSGray
Reviewed 14 May 2017

My son and I dropped into Costa after school for drinks/pastries. We received excellent service from the Maestro Barista; the quality of our drinks was perfect and served in a highly professional, customer orientated manner. Well done Costa!

Thank Debbie O
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Sorry to say this but the coffee in Costa (espresso) is now that bad I had to take a picture . Now over the past 2 years Costa had got steadily worse and I don't just mean WGC but today's coffee was absolutely disgusting. Now...More

Thank Mtom39
Reviewed 24 March 2017

considering the price of their coffee they should keep it clean. its always, always busy and service is sloooow. not always anywhere to sit either once you paid. do not like it when the staff section parts off way before closing. 15 minutes before is...More

1  Thank candiedcubes
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Again the espresso is terrible had to return it as was extremely bitter and the second one was equally as bad. Service was quick and friendly and the food was OK as far as toasted sandwiches go. I have given up on Costa now as...More

Thank Mtom39
Reviewed 12 December 2016

We arrived for a drink and a cake midday Saturday 10 December 2016. Costa wasn't busy but the tables were dirty and not cleared, I cleared our table but it took staff at least 10 minutes to notice and clear away the other tables. This...More

1  Thank John B
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Unfortunately the last few times I have been for a family lunch my espresso has gone from extremely bitter to sour. When I asked for a replacement it came out worse. I seem to be finding this in most Costa that I go to know...More

Thank Mtom39
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Staff more interested in chatting to each other rather than serving. Dirty tables. Extremely dirty trays. Menu choices missing. Awful.

1  Thank richard s
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Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
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  • Address: 50 Howardsgate, Welwyn Garden City AL8 6BJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Welwyn Garden City
  • Phone Number: +44 1707 299487
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