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“Ahhh - a nice cup of tea!”
Review of Earthlights Cafe

Earthlights Cafe
Ranked #47 of 88 Restaurants in Swanage
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$3 - US$13
Cuisines: Pizza, International
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Good for: Child-friendly
Dining options: Breakfast
Description: Earthlights Café is a Stunning Family run Café in heart of Swanage offering simple things like Dorset Cream Teas and Cakes, Pizza, Panini's, Jackets, Baguettes, Salads, Soups right through to Main Meals. We have a massive selection of Teas with over 30 to choose from and Great Fresh Ground Coffee for Latte, Cappuccino, Espresso or as you like it. Sit and relax in a great atmosphere while food is freshly prepared, Children and Dog friendly
Reviewed 9 October 2013

Really nice, relaxing cafe, even when busy.
Lovely cakes and snacks and friendly service from the waitresses.

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Reviewed 8 October 2013

Great place to eat. Was only open until 5pm though. Lovely atmosphere, very chilled out. Well behaved dogs welcome.

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Reviewed 8 October 2013

I've been to this cafe twice, with a year in between so I had forgotten about the slow service. The food is delicious and the ambience is very pleasant with friendly staff, however don't go here if you have any sort of time constraints. There were only 2 of us and we had 40 minutes in which to grab a quick bite to eat and a cup of coffee. We this would be ample time. 35 minutes after arriving and ordering, our food arrived and we had to gobble it down and rush off, arriving 5 minutes late. It was only as the time ticked on that we remembered that service was very slow last year. I think that the kitchen is not quite big enough to cope with a situation (such as lunch time) where 3 or 4 tables of 2 people per table arrive within the same 15 minute period. Such was my experience anyway. I would go back again because the food was very nice and reasonably priced, but I would ensure that either the cafe was empty, or that I had a good hour to spare.

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1  Thank GadgetGal G
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Reviewed 8 October 2013

Popped in for lunch, very friendly staff, even gave my little dog a bowl of water and a doggy biscuit :-)

1  Thank Koznew
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Reviewed 5 August 2013

Lovely tea rooms in the high street (ish) just adorable old style service and food. The best cream tea's too!

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