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Review of Cafe Nucleus

Cafe Nucleus
Ranked #1 of 145 Restaurants in Chatham
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$1 - US$16
Cuisines: Cafe, Wine Bar
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Restaurant details
Good for: Bar Scene
Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: Cafe Nucleus is an oasis of healthy, freshly prepared food nestled in a surprising courtyard setting just off Chatham High Street.Serving a mouth-watering menu ranging from soups, sandwiches and salads to hot meals and daily specials, we guarantee you won't find it's like anywhere else in town. Everyday we offer homemade daily specials, from our famous Croque Monsieur to our 6oz Flame cooked burgers . Take the weight off your weary feet, enjoy a coffee and a slice of home-made cake and relax. Ideal for informal business meetings or just catching up with friends, we offer wireless broadband internet, regular small exhibitions and a friendly welcome.If you're a laptop user you can take advantage of our FREE wi-fi connection If you like to enjoy a cigarette with your coffee or just enjoy soaking up the sun whilst you dine at Cafe Nucleus it is your only choice when shopping in town.
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

We've been for breakfast for the last two Saturdays and many times beforehand...

Staff always attentive, quality ingredients and always very well cooked and beautifully presented...

Always recommed to local friends.

Thank Jemkent70
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Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Charming/trendy place, very friendly staff and great food at a decent price. Between the 3 of us we shared a BLT, a tomato soup, honey-glazed ham with egg and chips and a bacon butty: all very filling and delicious! Highly recommend!

Thank Ella K
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Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Had lunch there, the food was delicious and delivered by a very polite mediterranean waiter. I will come back for sure.

Thank George A
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Reviewed 6 September 2018

I needed a private place for an important meeting and found a quiet corner in this delightful cafe. Everything was perfect - and the staff kind and attentive. Once the meeting was over I stayed for lunch which was delicious - very fresh.

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Thank GTRoch
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Reviewed 5 September 2018

My father-in-law was so pleased to show us this place! There was 8 of us. There was a seating area just outside the indoor cafe with a sign, 'for dining only'. 2 ladies were finishing their coffees there so we thought, it must be ok to sit here. While he went into the cafe to enquire, we were arranging ourselves to sit together. He came out with a member of staff who took us to the far end of the outdoor seating area. Why? We really can't comprehend. Friday 31 Aug at 345pm. Time for coffee and cake, not fish and chips or hot dinners. It was not busy. Two others were already having coffee there, so why couldn't we? Needless to say, we took our money to have coffee and cake elsewhere

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ChathamCafeNucleus, Manager at Cafe Nucleus, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Dear Puffinsplace,

We're really struggling to place your visit, we have checked through our cctv for the day to try and place your group.

We have four distinctive outside area with the tables for larger parties being in the second courtyard and second deck. We have four tables which comfortable seat 8 guests and have the ability to create longer tables for up to 12 guests. We are restricted on limiting access on our main patio area as it's a shared access space for both the Halpern Gallery and the Artists Studios, we have to ensure it's clear for all users of the Art Centre. It's a shame you feel you wasn't welcome, because this isn't the case. From this review it seems you didn't enjoy any of coffee,cakes or anything else from us for that matter, which is slightly unfair to give us a terrible rating when you didn't actually experience what our cafe has to offer. We do hope you give us another try in the future.

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