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Cafe Impromptu

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14 Church Street, Ashbourne DE6 1AE, England
+44 7733 242255
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Mon - Sat 09:00 - 17:30
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely meal again first class service if you come to Ashbourne you must try this cafe . Love going here for my breakfast

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Thank Mossy58
Derby, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here for lunch, despite them being very busy, service was quick and efficient. Staff were friendly and helpful. Our food was delicious, homemade and well presented. Couldn't fault it, would certainly return and recommend.

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Thank Rosemary B
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Great friendly staff Beautiful cake Dog friendly outside Although busy service was fast and really friendly.

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Thank Diane c
Ashbourne, United Kingdom
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77 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

The food here was very nice. I reserved a table but didn't really need to. We had a good selection across the board and very good coffee. The decaf coffee was a bit limp though. They seemed to be spinning their laundry upstairs as it sounded like a helicopter was landing on the roof. Over all the cafe is very... More 

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Thank Bubbs1965
Ashbourne, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Excellent coffee and crossaints.staff very friendly and helpful.one of the best places to go in Ashbourne

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Thank gmit062
Peak District, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We regularly visit this coffee shop when visiting Ashbourne. Staff are so welcoming and always happy to help with any special requirements. They always do a food special and everything we have eaten has been superby cooked and tasty. If you visit Ashbourne you must give it a try. It is situated on the road towards St Oswalds Church in... More 

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Thank PammyPeakDistrict
Ashbourne, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017

This is a busy cafe, with food all freshly prepped. My parents go weekly but I hadn't been before. We stopped for a cake and coffee at around 1045 and it was lovely. We did wait. While (say 15) mins from sitting down, to receiving our cake. It was lovely though, carrot cake was full of flavour and light with... More 

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1 Thank Mum22boys
Norwich, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

We enjoyed having a coffee in this well located and nice cafe with excellent service. My husband always has decaffeinated coffee which often is very weak but both his decaf and my 'normal' americano were very good, hot and strong. Plenty of choice in cakes, we had a scone and marshmallow, both very nice.

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Thank marmarhen
Rugeley, United Kingdom
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353 reviews
246 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Food was delicious and most of the staff were delightful apart from the young waitress who seemed to be not happy and that reflected on the service she gave

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Ashbourne, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

I and my friends eat regularly at Cafe Impromptu whether it be for breakfast, brunch or lunch. Quite simply this is literally 'un bijou' befitting it's French name. The food is always superbly cooked and presented be it a snack or main meal. I've paid much more and dined out at considerable disappointment at top restaurants whereas Impromptu never lets... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
09:00 - 17:30
Tuesday
09:00 - 17:30
Wednesday
09:00 - 17:30
Thursday
09:00 - 17:30
Friday
09:00 - 17:30
Saturday
09:00 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Church Street, Ashbourne DE6 1AE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Ashbourne
  • Phone Number: +44 7733 242255

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