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Cafe, British, Healthy
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
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Reviewed 28 October 2020 via mobile

H ighly recommend this cafe. Good procedures in place with regards to the current covid situation. We had a Goats cheese toastie Hawaiian toastie. The fillings were very generous. Superb salad with it. Friendly staff you will not be disappointed with the food here.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 21 October 2020

Found this lovely little cafe tucked away up a little side street in Tauro. Very welcoming, good selection of hot food, cakes and snacks. Very clean too.More

Date of visit: October 2020
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X7150ZZsarahp, Owner at Bambu Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2020

Many thanks for your review, and pleased that you found us. We have been in this location for many years now, and our aim is to offer a good selection of menu choices to suit most palates, along with decent Italian coffee etc. Our small...More

Reviewed 3 October 2020

My wife and I have just read a review submitted by a very dissatisfied customer. Are we talking about the same establishment? Truro has an abundance of good quality cafes and eateries, and we have eaten in many of them. We can honestly say that...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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X7150ZZsarahp, Owner at Bambu Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2020

Many thanks for your review, and your long term repeat custom which is the backbone of our business. You are quite correct to observe the trying circumstances that Covid 19 adds to our method of operation, and kind of you to note how well our...More

Reviewed 3 October 2020 via mobile

This cafe was faultless. With covid 19 around us they were on top of all the precautions, cleaning and distancing. The food was fresh, tasty with good portion sizes. Tje staff were polite and helpful. We like to seek out independent business and this one...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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X7150ZZsarahp, Owner at Bambu Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2020

Many thanks for your review, and pleased that you enjoyed your experience at Bambu, especially with all the extra measures we are having to implement. We are tucked away, and therefore your efforts to seek out an independent are appreciated and pleased we ticked the...More

Reviewed 7 September 2020

great quality food 1st class service very pleasant staff and owner was great the toast was made with thick homemade bread with butter the actual breakfast was cooked spot on looked good on the plate and was even better to eatMore

Date of visit: September 2020
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X7150ZZsarahp, Owner at Bambu Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2020

Many thanks for your lovely review, and so pleased that you enjoyed everything at Bambu. We only use quality local produce for our breakfasts, which includes the bread for toast which comes from a local bakery. We aim to please, and look forward to you...More

Reviewed 5 September 2020 via mobile

I ordered a toasted bacon sandwich which arrived after a 25 minute wait. It was untoasted so I asked for it to be toasted. I said to the waitress that it did not have to be remade as I was then getting short of time....More

Date of visit: September 2020
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X7150ZZsarahp, Owner at Bambu Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2020

I have been anticipating your review, and welcome it wholeheartedly as it gives me the opportunity to set the record straight, and to highlight the sort of customer behaviour we will not tolerate towards us or our staff. I run the kitchen, and I did...More

Reviewed 29 August 2020

Not immediately easy to find, but worth the hunt. Found down an alley opposite Boots on Pydar St. We breakfasted there and were hungry and ready for their 10am opening.More

Date of visit: August 2020
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X7150ZZsarahp, Owner at Bambu Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2020

So pleased that you found us and enjoyed your breakfast and the price. We only use quality produce with as much as possible locally sourced from long standing suppliers. We hope that you will visit again when in Truro and sample some more of our...More

Reviewed 24 August 2020

My husband and I always make a beeline for Bambu on our visits to the city, either just for coffee or lunch. Service is quick and the food is of very high quality.More

Date of visit: August 2020
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X7150ZZsarahp, Owner at Bambu Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2020

Many thanks for your review and it’s always good to learn that you are a repeat customer. As you will probably know we have been at Bambu for fourteen years now and what we do is all about quality local produce and homemade where possible....More

Reviewed 19 August 2020 via mobile

Lovely brunch - Delish and beautiful presentation of breakfast, sandwich and scones for me and my two daughters

Date of visit: August 2020
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X7150ZZsarahp, Owner at Bambu Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2020

Many thanks for your review, and so pleased that you enjoyed what you ate at Bambu. We hope that you will visit again when in Truro.

Reviewed 17 August 2020

What a treat, food was fantastic and enjoyed by all. Pleasant surprise as we’ve not had great food while being on holiday.More

Date of visit: August 2020
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X7150ZZsarahp, Owner at Bambu Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2020

Many thanks for your review, and pleased to learn that you enjoyed your experience at Bambu. However, sorry to learn that other experiences have not met your expectations- this is disappointing to hear. We hope that you might visit us again when, and if, you...More

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  • Bambu Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4