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Sparks is open to everyone and is a Charity 'Pay What You Can' Cafe, supporting people from under privileged backgrounds. Come along and join us for breakfast, lunch or simply a cake and a cuppa. When you're ready to leave simply 'Pay What You Can' by way of a donation. Your gift supports the work of our Charity Resolve. We look forward to welcoming you.
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
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British, Cafe
FEATURES
Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi, Table Service
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Reviewed 15 March 2020 via mobile

Lovely cafe, great food, very welcoming. This cafe does amazing work, please visit and then visit again!!

Date of visit: March 2020
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SparksCafe, Owner at Sparks Community Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2020

Thank you so much for the lovely review. So glad you had a great experience at SPARKS We look forward to seeing you again, real soon

Reviewed 19 February 2020

Visited the cafe. Was very impressed. They cook decent food that tastes proper (cooked with kindness) Met the Day team and night team It is worth mentioning the ethos of the Cafe & how it works. The food a donation of £10 pays for a...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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SparksCafe, Owner at Sparks Community Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2020

Hi Adrian, Thank you so very much for you lovely review of Sparks. We are delighted that you enjoyed your experience. Thank you too for raising what Sparks Cafe is here to do. Sparks provides the food for Resolve's Night Shelter as well as supporting...More

Reviewed 22 December 2019

I had a breakfast here on Saturday the food was amazing the staff where so friendly and very welcoming. I will be using this place a lot more from now on.. Thank you chef for my lovely breakfast, Thanks also to the staff that made...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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SparksCafe, Owner at Sparks Community Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2019

Thank You Mark P for your kind and generous review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your experience at SPARKS and of course that you intend to return. We look.forward to seeing you again, real soon. SPARKS Team

Reviewed 19 December 2019

This is the second time I have been to sparks and it is becoming a firm favourite. The first time was for breakfast, they do excellent bacon sandwiches and the eggs benedict was one of the best ones I had. The lunch menu was equally...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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SparksCafe, Owner at Sparks Community Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2019

Thank You piph859 for your glowing review of our little cafe. We are delighted you have both enjoyed your experience and taken the time to review Sparks here. We look forward to seeing you again, real soon 🤗

Reviewed 9 November 2019 via mobile

Visited with two colleagues as we want to support this community cafe as it’s name sake Lynne Sparks was a big supporter of our work. Friendly staff and we enjoyed the halloumi wrap, a cheese omelette and a piece of lemon drizzle cake. Cakes are...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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SparksCafe, Owner at Sparks Community Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2019

Thank You Crystal231 for your lovely review. So pleased.ypu enjoyed your experience at SPARKS. Delighted you liked the food and want to support the work of Resolve. We look forward to seeing you again, real soon 🤗

Reviewed 20 October 2019

I've visited Sparks Cafe a few times now, twice had the eggs benedict for which Chef Bradley whisks up a fresh batch of Hollandaise sauce each time. It's delicious! I've also had a wrap and sampled various delicious cakes! It's a fabulous idea - pay...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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SparksCafe, Owner at Sparks Community Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2019

Thank you so much travellingkenjo2015, We are so pleased that you and your family enjoy your visits to SPARKS. We look forward to seeing again real soon 🤗

Reviewed 15 October 2019

Dropped in on a Saturday with two kids under 5. We were seated quickly by the very attentive and kind staff, who explained how the pay what you want system works and handed us our menus. Very nice breakfast selection, what what me n the...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Navigate01495789481, Owner at Sparks Community Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2019

Thank you so much for your wonderful review apeksha_pw We are delighted to hear how you enjoyed your experience at SPARKS and that you plan to return. We look forward to seeing you all again real soon :-)

Reviewed 13 October 2019

I visited the Sparks Community Café on Saturday for brunch with two friends. The staff were friendly and attentive. I asked if I could have avocado on toast and despite this not even being on the menu, the Chef very kindly accommodated my request and...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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SparksCafe, Owner at Sparks Community Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2019

Thanks Lizzy R, Thank you so much for your wonderful review, we are so pleased you enjoyed your experience at SPARKS and we look forward to seeing you and your lovely friends again real soon :-)

Reviewed 13 October 2019 via mobile

Recently attended a networking event and learnt about the works of the Sparks Community Cafe. It’s a fantastic initiative supporting a night shelter which is run after the cafe closes until it reopens the next day. The food in the cafe was better than expected...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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SparksCafe, Owner at Sparks Community Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2019

Thank you tomtom0592, Thanks for your wonderful review and for letting people know what Sparks Community Cafe is all about. We rely on the generousity of people, like you, coming to Sparks, enjoying the food and the experience and then giving to charity when you...More

Reviewed 12 October 2019

Great food, really friendly atmosphere and helping the local community too - will definitely be back!

Date of visit: October 2019
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SparksCafe, Owner at Sparks Community Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2019

Thank You MxHolloway, So glad to hear you had such a good experience at Sparks. Thanks for the lovely review. We look forward to seeing you again, real soon 🤗

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Totally untrue in that the cafe is open to everybody during the day. However, the cafe closes late afternoon to then open up for the homeless, to give them privacy to washing facilities, sleeping accommodation, a free hot... More
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Yes, Sparks Community Cafe offers takeaway services.

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