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The George Cafe

High Street, Newnham GL14 1BS, England
+44 1594 510740
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“panini” (5 reviews)
“brownie” (5 reviews)
“cakes” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
High Street, Newnham GL14 1BS, England
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Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

If you are driving along A48 between Gloucester and Chepstow stop at Newnham. There is a lovely little walk by the river and if you walk into town looking at old buildings and counting the number of ale houses there used to be, stop for...More

Thank Margaret W
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Lovely local cafe serving excellent breakfasts, lovely coffee, light lunches and cakes. Beautiful building and friendly staff.

Thank wookeroo
Reviewed 3 June 2017

After driving past the day before we went to The George Café for breakfast. Small menu from £3 to £7 for a full English. We had Porridge, Full English, Latte and pot of tea for £14. Not the largest portion but the quality of the...More

Thank Kane20152015
Reviewed 2 May 2017

A cafe specialising in freshly prepared organic food. Good choices on menu, service a little slow but worth the wait. Friendly and interesting cafe, with newspapers available and an art gallery upstairs. Great for coffee, or afternoon tea.

Thank MalW65
Larissa P, Manager at The George Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2017

Thank you for your kind review and pleased to know you enjoyed your meal. Everything it made up freshly to order so appreciate your patience at busy times. Hope to see you here again soon.

Reviewed 21 April 2017

We called in here whilst in the area recently. It was mid-morning so we had coffee and hot chocolate, all of which were very good. I had a heated almond croissant and my friend had a chocolate brownie. My husband had a sausage bap which...More

Thank Jaypix
Reviewed 3 April 2017

I often drive from Cheltenham to Chepstow and finally got round to stopping at the George, which is almost exactly half way.. Wish I had done so before. I had a nut roast served with salad which was delicious and the cafe is very relaxing,...More

Thank Kim V
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Contradictory place, interesting decor, nice layout and seating etc. Lots of nick-backs and sort of trendy things to buy; clearly it's strong point is daytime coffee parties etc for groups of friends. Some pleasant looking cakes etc. However we went for breakfast. This was clearly...More

1  Thank Charles M
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Stumbled upon this on the way home to Chepstow. What a surprise ! A good menu, excellent service and lovely coffee. The panini I had was delicious too. The place is very well set out in a comfortable and clean environment. Staff are friendly and...More

1  Thank Nicola T
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

The George has a Lovely atmosphere, The staff are friendly, they had the best brownies I've had in a long time. There is a Good sized menu to choose from, I will be returning again soon, may even pop in for a takeout of said...More

Thank hayley p
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Half way through a walk and stopped here for lunch. Not much to look at from the outside but go inside and you will be delighted by the cosy courtyard. Good choice of vegetarian food. Reasonable prices and good sized portions. Lots of local produce...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$10
Breakfast, Drinks, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
09:30 - 16:00
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: High Street, Newnham GL14 1BS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Gloucestershire  >  Forest of Dean  >  Newnham
  • Phone Number: +44 1594 510740
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we specialise in local and organic foods. We are passionate about providing fresh food that tastes delicious. The George Cafe welcomes the whole family. We provide a delicious breakfast and lunch menu, as well as a choice of hot and cold drinks and homemade cakes. We have a cosy front room, beautiful courtyard and family room with toys and games. Upstairs is our fabulous gallery, where we host an array of local art; a perfect spot to enjoy both views inside and outside The George. The George Cafe was established as part of The Oaklands Park community. Oaklands Park is one of the many communities that the Camphill Villiage Trust supports. There goal is to offer opportunities for adults with learning disabilities and other needs to live and work in delightful surroundings, where their contributions to the life of our community are valued.
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