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A Great Little Place

11C Hoghton Street, Southport PR9 0NS, England
+44 1704 533290
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (38 reviews)
“cake” (19 reviews)
“panini” (21 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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LOCATION
11C Hoghton Street, Southport PR9 0NS, England
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11 - 20 of 167 reviews

Reviewed 11 February 2017

Great stop off when shopping. Never disappointed with the cake selection. Well priced and great portions.More

Thank Ladypozzy59
Autism I, Manager at A Great Little Place, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely review, we are thrilled that you love our cakes - all lovingly house made at our London Street branch. We try to put on classics like Lemon Drizzle as well as some more unusual cakes. Hope to see...More

Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

I've been to this place many times and called in today to get out of the rain which was horrendous. I was greeted by the lovely staff with a smile and a steaming hot chocolate. Newspapers and comfy chairs kept me in the cafe till...More

Thank Andy N
Autism I, Manager at A Great Little Place, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2017

Hi Andy, We know exactly which morning you mention, I think quite a lot of people were sheltering from the awful weather and I often joke that 'it doesn't matter what the weather is like outside, the sun is always shining inside our cafes'. It...More

Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

I popped in with my girlfriend to have a quick lunch this weekend and tried the 'cumberland sausage with Boddingtons braised onion panini' I loved it!! The service was great and the staff were all very friendly. We couldn't resist the homemade cakes we had...More

Thank Ryan12347478
Autism I, Manager at A Great Little Place, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2017

Hi Ryan, Thank you for your wonderful review, we are so glad you enjoyed the special Panini (just the job for a cold wet day). I will pass on your comments about the service and the cakes and really look forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Lovely little place! Only 3 specifically breakfast options (and no Heinz ketchup!!) but they offer their full menu from opening. Friendly staff, and easy to find.More

Thank RebeccaPridmore
Autism I, Manager at A Great Little Place, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2017

Hello Rebecca, What a lovely review - thank you so much. Thank you for mentioning our little place is easy to find - it only takes a minute from the busy high street to reach us and every purchase that is made helps our great...More

Reviewed 26 October 2016

I was in Southport and just wanted a decent lunch. Queue the Trip Advisor appto the rescue! - Up popped this place and I made my way there. What struck me about the place was just how friendly the people were. It is quite smart...More

Thank JSFULHAM
Autism I, Manager at A Great Little Place, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2016

Good afternoon, We have just read your fantastic review - thank you so much from all of us, it is much appreciated. Thank you too for recommending our little place and commenting on how friendly everyone is. Hope we see you again next time you...More

Reviewed 18 October 2016

Like this place for lunch and afternoon cakes and coffee. Service always super and food reasonable and quick as well.

Thank Annemarie M
Autism I, Manager at A Great Little Place, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2016

Thank you for your lovely review Annemarie. Sue and Everyone at AGLP

Reviewed 18 October 2016

Wonderful place for comfort, papers, TV, comfy chairs, cards, jewellery, but best of all - food. Deals of the Day - so different and tasty, cakes home made and absolutely delicious. Staff - can't do enough for you, lovely atmosphere. Well worth a visit!!More

Thank Beverley H
Autism I, Manager at A Great Little Place, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2016

Hi Beverley, Well, you have pretty much covered everything - thank you so much. We do try hard to come up with something different every week and keep the patisserie counter well stocked with tempting cakes. It is hard on the other side of the...More

Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

As it says it's a GLP for lunch or just coffee and cake staff very friendly. Always go there when in Southport town.

Thank elizabethhunter1
Autism I, Manager at A Great Little Place, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2016

Hi Elizabeth, it is great to hear you always come in for lunch or coffee when you are in town, we love to see people enjoying our little place. Hope to see you again soon. Best Regards Sue and All AGLP

Reviewed 13 October 2016

Chose this place for lunch having looked at the reviews on here. Friendly helpful staff who provided us with a taster of the soup to make sure it was to our liking. We chose the soup (porcini mushroom, chestnut and thyme) and sandwich (cheese and...More

Thank david54196
Autism I, Manager at A Great Little Place, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2016

Hi David, sorry, I thought I had responded to your lovely review a little while ago - must have been distracted whilst in the middle of writing. Our soups are made fresh at the London Street branch every morning and whilst we always like the...More

Reviewed 28 September 2016

Popped in for a coffee but decided to have the soup and sandwich soup was gorgeous and the tuns sandwich was lovely really tasty tuna the cakes looked really tasty but unfortunately diet stopped me from having one but was tempted meals looked lovelyMore

1  Thank Brenda b
Autism I, Manager at A Great Little Place, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2016

Hello Brenda, So glad you loved the lunch - we know how you feel about the diet, it is a hard decision but maybe you can have the cake as a special treat some other time. Thank you so much for your great review, it...More

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it's about a 10 minute walk. The Prince of Wales is on Lord Street. Directions: 1. turn right as you exit the PoW grounds 2. walk along Lord Street until you get to the monument 3. turn right at the monument and walk down... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 17:00
Thursday
09:00 - 17:00
Friday
09:00 - 17:00
Saturday
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11C Hoghton Street, Southport PR9 0NS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Southport
  • Phone Number: +44 1704 533290
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