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Sweet Pea Cafe & More

Market Cross, Sturminster Newton DT10 1AN, England
+44 1258 473006
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“cake” (17 reviews)
“quiche” (9 reviews)
Open Now
09:30 - 16:00 Hours
Cafe, British, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Market Cross, Sturminster Newton DT10 1AN, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stopped in for a quick lunch having never visited before. Nice decor, friendly service and tasty food. I had a cheese and bacon quiche with a side salad better than most, my wife had soup of the day - carrot and coriander and cheese scone....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Mark888uk
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

We stopped at The Sweet pea cafe this morning for breakfast before our 4 hour journey back home. What a lovely cafe the staff were friendly and professional, the cafe is tastefully decorated, the choice of Gluten free options was a real treat, the portions...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sarasee
SweetPeaStur, Owner at Sweet Pea Cafe & More, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2018

Hope you had a safe journey home in all that rain! Really glad you both enjoyed your visit. We pride ourselves on our large gluten free range at Sweet Pea. Will let the team know your kind comments. Hope to see you again on your...More

Reviewed 2 October 2018

There’s only one place I’ll go to for coffee in a 50 mile radius of Sturminster Newton and that’s Sweet Pea. Their espresso is THE BEST and, as for their cakes, DELICIOUS and very generous helpings. Sweet Pea is a charming café, beautifully decorated with...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank jscoffeeco
SweetPeaStur, Owner at Sweet Pea Cafe & More, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Thank you so much for your very kind review. It’s nice to be appreciated for the things we get right. A real compliment about our coffee which we agree is fantastic and I will let Ben our roaster know. We have had a tough tough...More

Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Looks great from the outside and even the menu.....but.....Poor customer service. Gave me normal bread when I specifically asked for gluten free (which was on the menu). Lucky I noticed it didn't look quite right before eating it. Took ages to get my order right...More

Date of visit: July 2018
5  Thank Buttons_gp
SweetPeaStur, Owner at Sweet Pea Cafe & More, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Well hello there Buttons! Don’t know what pantomime you stepped out of but your definitely telling fairytales! Sweet Pea café stocks at least 75% of gluten free fayre. We deal closely with Hotch Potch gluten free savouries. I have staff including myself with food intolerances....More

Reviewed 8 September 2018

Went in for brunch (creamed mushrooms with spinach on toast), and it was delicious! didn't have to wait too long and staff are always so friendly there! Ill be back next week for sure! ;-)More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank clivej59
SweetPeaStur, Owner at Sweet Pea Cafe & More, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2018

Thank you so much for your very kind review. My creamed myshrooms on toast are becoming quite the hit with the peeps of Stur! Despite being really busy my staff always give a cheery welcome and make people feel at home. Do come in and...More

Reviewed 8 September 2018

I visited Sturminster Newton today for the Cheese Festival with my husband, after an hour we were feeling a little cheesed off however (boom, boom) so we headed into town for some brunch. Luckily for us Sweet Pea is close by to the rec and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank lizj589
SweetPeaStur, Owner at Sweet Pea Cafe & More, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2018

Wow what a wonderful review. Yet another person raving about my creamed mushrooms! It’s funny I employed chefs and cooks at great expense and since have found out I should have done it myself from the start! We love making people feel happy with a...More

Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

I enjoyed breakfast at Sweet Pea recently with my friend, having looked at their online menu I was very much looking forward to their pancakes! However, upon arrival their breakfast menu was much smaller than we had seen online. Saying this we very much enjoyed...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank traveller2012017
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

We looked on trip advisor fir somewhere to go for coffee as we were in the area. We read the lovely reviews and we were not disappointed it’s a lovely place and the best afternoon tea we have had, both the Cornish and the savoury....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Denise4518
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Beat this - Scrambled eggs, smoked salmon,avocado and real rocket locally grown all accompanied with Sweet Pea's renowned coffee.Delicious.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank _307rich
Reviewed 28 August 2018

I have visited sweet pea on many occasions now and not once have I been disappointed. My partner always wants a lot of food and their sweet pea picnic platter left him extremely satisfied. They also have lots of amazing cakes ( the coffee is...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Monique H
SweetPeaStur, Owner at Sweet Pea Cafe & More, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review. It’s so nice to reply to someone who appreciates what we do! You and your family are always welcome at Sweet Pea we look forward to seeing you all again soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$13
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:30 - 16:00
09:30 - 16:00
09:30 - 16:00
09:30 - 16:00
09:30 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Cross, Sturminster Newton DT10 1AN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Sturminster Newton
  • Phone Number: +44 1258 473006
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Sip a well earned cup of Beanpress Coffee or Dorset Chai Wallah Tea, and sample the delights from our colourful, sustainable menu in our cosy premises at the heart of Sturminster Newton. We're a family business at heart, so a warm welcome is guaranteed!
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