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The Hemmel Cafe

Allenheads NE47 9HJ, England
+44 1434 685568
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Cafe, British, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly
Allenheads NE47 9HJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here twice whilst staying in allenheads. Staff very friendly and food and drinks are reasonably priced and lots to choose from.Our dog was also welcome . Very pleasant sitting outside in the sun in the outdoor area .

Thank Becky S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really enjoyed our first visit to the Cafe - teas, sonces jam and butter for two was really welcome on a very hot day - friendly helpful staff

Thank Lord E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely place, full of character and full of cyclists! Friendly staff, lovely village. One of two or three must stops on the C2C.

Thank Cliff S
Reviewed 11 June 2018

12 guys here for breakfast on C2C, opened early for us and served a great breakfast at a great price with no complaints at all.

Thank neverenoughbikes
Reviewed 19 May 2018

Day 2 - from Langwathby to Eastgate - we stopped for a late afternoon snack - teas, drinks & ice creams. No ice cream cones but you do get bowls with 3 scoops so not too bad. All good with friendly staff. Forgot to pay...More

Thank DaveTheShorts
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Stopped here on day 2 of a C2C ride and had the best cheese and ham sandwich sat in the sun - very friendly staff and a great place to stop.....thanks!!!!!

Thank Simon H
Reviewed 11 February 2018

We visited the Hemmel Cafe after an afternoon of winter sledging. A lovely warm log fire which was topped up shortly after we arrived, fantastic hot soup and hot chocolate and really friendly service made this place ideal.

Thank ArtGarf
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

My husband and l booked the day before to make sure we got in as it is so busy Today's roasts were beef or pork we chose beef it was beautiful roast and mashed potatoes turnip green beans peas and carrots and a huge Yorkshire...More

Thank maureenr21
Reviewed 29 December 2017

Lovely café. Log burning fire, very nice. Staff where nice and friendly. Food was good. The only downfall was...It was icy weather when we went, you have to go down a small incline to get to the café. Unfortunatly this was all iced up as...More

Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

In one week we visited Allenheads three times, although our base was near Barnard Castle. Each time we enjoyed good food and a relaxed atmosphere in the Hemmel. It is popular with cyclists who are travelling on the coast to coast route. Food is freshly...More

Thank David A
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Joanne M
10 March 2018|
Response from Keith150 | Reviewed this property |
Probably, although I didn't see any dogs there whilst I was there. There is a very large courtyard area and lots of trees to shield dogs from the rain.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$13
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
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09:00 - 17:00
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09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Allenheads NE47 9HJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Allenheads
  • Phone Number: +44 1434 685568
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