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14 Holyrood Street, Newport PO30 5AU, England
+44 1983 559212
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“lunch” (10 reviews)
“roast pork” (3 reviews)
“cakes” (8 reviews)
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Cafe, British, International, Gluten Free Options
14 Holyrood Street, Newport PO30 5AU, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I meet a friend there for a drink and cake. The cake not soo good, but the hotchocolate, the best in town and my friend had a coffee also the best in town, average prices, lovely and friendly service. Small and quirky. The friendly service...More

Thank Queenofcrumble
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited a few times since the cafe changed hands. The menu is extensive, the food good, very fresh and portions generous. The prices are very reasonable and we have had some nice, leisurely lunches. Would recommend.

1  Thank wightlady2016
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Primrose cafe opened a few weeks ago. The staff are very friendly and helpful. The food looks and tastes amazing and is freshly made on site. The cakes are all home made and look fantastic and our reasonably priced.

Thank Rob W
Reviewed 19 June 2017

One of the best little eateries in Newport. The staff are so friendly - Kirsty makes a mean flat white, and the cakes are too good and all homemade. The garden is a delight.

Thank Carter S
Reviewed 12 June 2017

I loved this cafe before so was keen to visit when it reopened.. I should have been warned by the new garish paint job! Coffee was OK, cake slightly stale and certainly not home made. The big problem was the continuous use of a power...More

1  Thank 736sandi
Reviewed 26 April 2017

I love this little cafe and cannot recommend it more. It is a little on the pricey side for some of the food they do, but well worth it. Customer service is excellent and they often let us take our food to the office on...More

Thank Jesse M
Reviewed 11 February 2017

I'm at a loss to understand why people are recommending this place, I might not be from the island, but was really disappointed with this after a recommendation from friends who live on the island. The food out on display looked tired, the staff initially...More

Thank Cally J
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Fantastic freshly prepared food from soup and baguettes to delicious salads The cakes always look amazing as well and the coffee is good

Thank flint120
Reviewed 13 January 2017

We went to this café after walking rather a long way in the bitter cold wind. Lovely coffee so good we went back to lunch. Very friendly helpful staff.

Thank 82margaret
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Sorry if i am paying £1.60 for cup of tea (Not a pot or mug of tea) i expect to a least have a quality teabag.

Thank johnilford
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Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Highchairs Available
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Holyrood Street, Newport PO30 5AU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +44 1983 559212
Primrose is a small Deli, serving lovely coffee, cakes and light lunches. It sells bread and other deli items, with local specialities. It has a rustic charm and a very secluded and pretty garden in which to enjoy refreshments.
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