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The Nutmeg Cafe

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115 High Street, Hythe CT21 5JH, England
+44 1303 238919
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Greater London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Cosy setting, comfy sofa. Large pot of tea and cakes gorgeous. Friendly staff fast service conveniently situated.

Thank angelakatherine
Rochester, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Have visited this tea room on many occasions and have always had good service and food, but is a bit pricy. The staff are friendly. However this time I noticed a dog was brought in and I don't think dogs should be allowed inside where food is served as its not very hygienic. I will visit again and hope no... More 

Thank jilly255
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60 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Good place to stop and have a coffee. Cakes can be a bit hit and miss. Nice atmosphere. £10 minimum spend before can pay by credit card.

Thank All_Fran
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always head for the quaintest popular meeting place with friends in Hythe for lunch or anytime of day, delicious food, coffee, various tea, delicious cake plus a lovely garden area, then back home to Yorkshire? ( after few days of course!)

Thank Hazel C
Broadstairs, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The ambience, staff and food are absolutely great. Some of the tables and chairs are very uncomfortable and lots of people take the opportunity to move table when other patrons leave so that they can sit more comfortably. If Nutmeg sort out the comfort they would score a 5 in my book. Well done and thank you for some lovely... More 

Thank Simon K
Canterbury, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The decor is really lovely (although a little cramped). However, there is nothing amazing about this cafe unfortunately. Our order got messed up (not a problem) and the overall service wasn't that great. Food was average, I'd say theres nicer places to eat in Hythe. Its a shame because this cafe could be amazing.

Thank NaomiC654
Folkestone, United Kingdom
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142 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great coffee, well presented food but it appears there's a shrinkage in the amount you get. The prices are fairly high so one wouldn't expect this practice.

Thank Richard A
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Went twice in two days during stay at Hythe Imperial Hotel. Lovely breakfast, very nice pizza for a lunch and cakes to die for :)

Thank M9ADD
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

We visited here on a busy Saturday fantastic food and service from a young lad called Kieran very happy will return soon

Thank Andrew B
Hythe, United Kingdom
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143 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Nipped in the other day whilst the wife was shopping. The reason why it is my favourite is because you are always made very welcome. The coffee and cakes are excellent and well worth the money. The are a number of coffee shops in Hythe. However, this is not just my opinion but due to the footfall I am not... More 

Thank Brian H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 High Street, Hythe CT21 5JH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Hythe
  • Phone Number: +44 1303 238919

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