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Lakeside Cafe

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Wide Lane, Eastleigh SO50 5PE, England
+44 7815 564554
07:30 - 16:00
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

We visited lakeside for Sunday lunch,it was very good, fresh and value for money , you didn't have to wait long. Clean and the service was good

Thank thescrooges
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Found when looking for somewhere to go to for lunch when I was working nearby. Great traditional cafe grub at a great price. Shame it's so tucked away.

Thank Paul L
Greater London, United Kingdom
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190 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016

We came here when we took our kids to the steam railway. Unfortunately, it just wasn't setup for eating with kids - the menu offered only a packed lunch for kids. When we asked for hot food for them, the girl serving looked a little lost and then spoke to the manage who (in earshot) said to her just to... More 

Thank kiangarin
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Good reasonable prices food and homemade cakes lots of space and friendly staff. No baby change facilities and limited loo..

Thank Charlotte P
Southampton, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Popped in with an old friend for a brew bacon sarnie and a chat and it is everything a cheap cafe should be. Don't expect high quality food just good and edible and decent quantities

Thank Pad5504
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38 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Took some disabled pensioners here last monday hoping to take them to the lakes to feed the ducks but the access to the lakes was too rough and muddy to push a wheel chair over because the usual tarmac access was blocked by some porta cabins and fensing placed there for a construction project. so sadly we couldn't get near... More 

Thank tonybonett
Southampton, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2016

If you want a small, medium or large English Breakfast and a mug of tea or coffee (no "cups of cheeno" here" for about a fiver (cash, no credit cards) for the medium, then this is the place. The building is an annexe to the steam engine shed, so like other reviews, don't expect a cosy, warm environment, but that's... More 

Thank David V
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90 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2016

After a ride on the steam train we went in the café for a drink & mince pies. Good old fashioned service a prices!

Thank Mechanicalman64
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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74 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2015

Well in my opinion there are some unfair reviews here. I have rated it as Very Good although to be honest that is only because "average" would be too low and unfair. I went for a breakfast before going on to watch a football match. I had the maxi breakfast which was priced at £6.50 this included Coffee, toast and... More 

Thank ijw36
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57 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2015

Sorry but this was genuinely the worst place in which I've eaten. Food was delayed, terrible quality and overpriced. Toasted cheese sandwich was 2 pieces of toast with grated uncooked cheese in the middle and cut once!! Chips were so greasy and some were cold. Dirty tables and chairs. Pretty grim!

Thank anna_MDorset

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wide Lane, Eastleigh SO50 5PE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Eastleigh
  • Phone Number: +44 7815 564554

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