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39A St. Thomas Street | Find Stanleys opposite Tescos, Weymouth DT4 8EH, England
+44 1305 839229
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2015

I visited Stanley's on my last day on holiday in Weymouth to have a cream tea for lunch. The warm scone was delicious - plenty of jam and cream. Also a massive pot of tea for the two of us. We were intending to go somewhere else for our scone but could not get in and found this place -... More 

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Thank KilburnJules
1 review
Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

Fabulous value straight from the oven hot croissants with coffee only £2. 75. This clean establishment is very welcoming and friendly the perfect place to relax over coffee.

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Thank Kim D
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32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

Lovely little tea shop. Friendly staff. Dorset apple cake with clotted cream is delicious. Well worth a visit. We keep returning and it never disappoints.

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Thank anna c
Weymouth, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 6 September 2015

I visited Stanley's yesterday afternoon and was thoroughly satisfied on all counts. Food was delicious and well-prepared, lovely carrot cake and coffee. Service was prompt and very courteous and I spent a thoroughly enjoyable and relaxing time there. Perfect break from an afternoon shopping.

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Thank Stephen S
Croydon, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

Four of us had an afternoon snack really tasty and fresh tea cakes and crumpets lovely coffee friendly staff lots of menu choice nice clean and made you feel welcome

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Thank Kay C
Weymouth, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 September 2015 via mobile

Both my partner Steve and I really enjoyed our food as always lovely friendly atmosphere good service sue really makes u feel welcome

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Thank Clare M
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2015

This was my second visit to the cafe and I was pleased to find the same warm welcome, excellent service and yummy food as I enjoyed the first time round! Always enjoy a trip to Weymouth in the summer and a bite to eat in Stanley's made for a lovely pit stop. V relaxing atmosphere, I recommend the cream tea!... More 

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Thank Tash-southwest
SIvesWeymouth, Owner at Stanleys, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review, regrettably though this must be the last review I respond to so I would like to thank everyone for their wonderful comments and continued support. More 

Southampton, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

Had to visit stanleys after reading fabulous reviews on trip advisor. Well worth a visit, lovely sofas, and rustic tables and chairs add to the ambience of the Caffè. If you want a relaxing coffee this is the place to come. Will definitely visit again when in the area

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Thank Christines06
sue i, Owner at Stanleys, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review, regrettably following the previous review this may be the last I am able to respond to, but would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone for their support. More 

Derby, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

Visited for breakfast after a long journey to Weymouth so we were all looking forward to a hearty breakfast. The waitress was lovely and friendly & the food & drinks arrived quickly. Sadly, breakfast was not what we were hoping for. Raw mushrooms, hard egg and a hair on the side as an added bonus! The ketchup was so watered... More 

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Thank Sarah9114
SIvesWeymouth, Owner at Stanleys, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am very shocked by your comments as I have always endeavoured to present Stanleys to a very high standard, so for you to find a hair is quite inexcusable, had you brought this to my attention I would have immediately given a refund so now all I can do is offer my unreserved apologies.... More 

Banbury, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2015

Service was very good. Food was ok even though my jacket potato was a little burnt on the outside and the cheese on the lasagne wasn't grated properly so made quite a lot stick to the side but credit to our host who was doing everything herself! My chocolate milkshake was a bit bland but my husband absolutely loved his!... More 

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Thank tilly83uk
SIvesWeymouth, Owner at Stanleys, responded to this review

Thank you for you review. The jacket potatoes are oven baked to give a better texture and flavour and sometimes the skin may catch on the oven tray, but I hope this didn't spoil your visit to Stanleys. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39A St. Thomas Street | Find Stanleys opposite Tescos, Weymouth DT4 8EH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Weymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1305 839229
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Stanleys will no longer be able to reply to your reviews but would like to thank you all for your past and continued support.

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