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“Culture, coffee and characters”
Review of Jolliffes Coffee Shop - CLOSED

Jolliffes Coffee Shop
Cuisines: Cafe
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Culture, coffee and characters”
Reviewed 7 July 2014

some spot for a quiet artisan coffee - place is run by a genuine character, and it shines through in the decor and the coffee

try the filled rolls.... they're delicious!

  • Visited July 2014
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Thank Pádraig D
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English first
Rapid City, South Dakota
Level 4 Contributor
26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Cozy, friendly and great coffee!”
Reviewed 3 July 2014

Great atmosphere, lovely art on the walls and a staff willing to answer this tourists questions. The coffee was delicious to keep me coming back for more and a nice little assortment of baked goods.

Visited August 2013
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2 Thank Dani G
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Ventnor, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Quirky”
Reviewed 3 May 2014

This is a quirky place to stop for a coffee and cake, delicious cake even though it was straight after a bank holiday weekend and there did not seem too much left the coffee was nice and the guy behind the counter was friendly and polite

Visited April 2014
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Thank sophie b
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isle of wight
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Good coffee, nice vibe”
Reviewed 7 April 2014

Pop into jolliffes on a regular basis, and there is always a warm welcome and a friendly atmosphere.
One of the few cafés where customers actually engage, with large amounts of banter and chat.
Great having excellent coffee and cake whilst sitting in beautiful surroundings- lovely images by local artists.

  • Visited March 2014
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1 Thank freyzie
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Sandown, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Rude”
Reviewed 27 March 2014

Popped in today for coffee while we were out shopping in Cowes. Despite it being empty apart from one customer, my wife, who had elected to get the coffee, stood waiting for 10 minutes while the assistant (manager perhaps?) talked non stop to the other customer while making our coffee. Not a word of recognition or apology for the wait as his conversation was far too important.

As my wife paid for the coffee she mentioned she had given him the right change but to check it just in case she miscounted. I could not believe again how rude and arrogant he came across as he did not even aknowledge what she had said and she was left standing there while he carried on his conversation.

The coffee was avearge to say the least and mine was almost cold.

As we left, I rather sarcastically, but politely said "thankyou", however it didn't even register with him as his mouth was still in full flow....

A quick message to the manager of Jolliffes. We were not a pair of pensioners on holiday. We are resident and often spend time (and money) in Cowes so I'm afraid for as long as you are open you will never get our custom again.

  • Visited March 2014
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3 Thank John B
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