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Mocha Cafe & Diner

11 Central Arcade | Town Centre, Saffron Walden CB10 1ER, England
+44 1799 523695
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good41%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“fry ups” (2 reviews)
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11 Central Arcade | Town Centre, Saffron Walden CB10 1ER, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for a bit of lunch and was totally disappointed. Would not go again and would not recommend. Sandwich stale. Chips disgusting. And expensive for what it is.

Thank KJTD123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good value breakfasts including bread I have vegetarian breakfast it is what it is basic cafe style interior serving tasty breakfast , haven't tried meals but milk shakes are delicious.

Thank loudensusan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband can always get me out on the bike on a Sunday morning by promising me a Mocha brunch at the halfway point! The food is fresh and plentiful (we're talking cafe here, not fine dining), and the staff are friendly and efficient. I...More

Thank Susievintage
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Very hard to find place, me and my partner had day out in saffron Walden looking for a regular cafe asked someone who directed us to the 'mocha' On arrival quite confusion didn't know whether to go inside or not as no menus on the...More

Thank Gazblackpooluk
nicola s, Owner at Mocha Cafe & Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Hi I'm disappointed you didn't have a pleasant visit to the Mocha Cafe Yesterday,. I think it's pretty clear we are a counter service business and encourage customers to queue before seating, but don't insist on this, so customers are free to browse the large...More

Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Great food and well presented. Fast friendly service. Massive burgers and homemade chips. Milkshakes are lovely too. We will be back!

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

As always, good quality food & lots of it, but sadly let down by the cheap brown & tomato sauce. The English mustard had virtually no bite at all, I know it's not the restaurant that produces them, but it seems false economy when it...More

Thank rtbishreck
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Unpretentious. Good food. Fast service both at the till and food delivery to our table. Tables cleaned promptly. Fair prices. Varied menu. What's not to like! Well done!

Thank topiary
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

As usual the Mocha does not disappoint had their version of Sunday lunch and for £7.95 amazing value. A proper Cafe.

Thank Gary C
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Tucked away,this place is a gem. Breakfast was fresh,well cooked and reasonably priced. Staff were pleasant and very attentive. Well worth a visit and the money.

Thank Fellmonger
Reviewed 15 January 2017

I missed the word 'big' before the word 'breakfasts' on the sign outside. I wish I hadn't as the menu on the fry up blackboard didn't look particularly filling. I ordered 'The Gannet' but wasn't expecting much. What the menu failed to mention was 'Sausage,...More

Thank Badger-of-Essex
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Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
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Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Central Arcade | Town Centre, Saffron Walden CB10 1ER, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Saffron Walden
  • Phone Number: +44 1799 523695
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