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“Good coffee but very tiny!”
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The Black Cat Cafe
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Dining options: Breakfast
Description: Serving homemade freshly cooked vegetarian food. Start the day with a veggie breakfast; enjoy the freshly ground coffee and daily baked scones and cakes. Lunch is served from 12pm and includes soups, tarts and salads as well as daily specials. Vegan and gluten free dishes are on the menu. A lovely, friendly establishment tucked down Beach Approach, which is just opposite the William of Orange Statue. Open everyday except Sunday.
Reviewed 17 April 2014 via mobile

We visited based on the Trip Advisor ranking of #1 in Brixham. Instantly surprised that a café so small can make any profit.

Outside of the scope of the review, but very funny (demonstrating the "cosy" café), a rather pretentious party (mum speaking alternating French & English to the children loud enough to appreciate the gutturals in full glory) had to each order something with a change to the menu. Mum: vegetarian breakfast at 12:30 when the menu states an 11:30 cut off. The 3 year old had the fajita but it was easier to list the remaining ingredients rather than those left out. Dad was the cracker though. Having asked how the milkshakes were made (milk, vanilla ice cream and the fruit blended together) went on to request a strawberry milkshake without the fruit. Us and the couple next to us were in stitches. The waitress calmly explained that would be a vanilla milkshake at which point he changed his mind. A quip was made about ordering a no egg omelet - ha!

We only had tea & coffee but thoroughly enjoyed the visit.

Thank drstevedavies
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Reviewed 6 April 2014 via mobile

Popped in here after seeing positive reviews on trip advisor and it did not dissapoint! Freshly prepared tasty food and great friendly service! What a little gem in the heart of Brixham! Will definitely be returning for more lovely lunches!

Thank Jess P
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Reviewed 22 March 2014

We pop in to the Black cat to buy gluten free take away red velvet brownies which I pretend to my friends and family I have made myself! Other than that they are great for a great elevensies, snack lunch or scone or cake tea. Everything is properly home made so the portions are generous and tasty and the tea is properly hot!

1  Thank jaz60
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Reviewed 12 February 2014

what a lovely little find in a hideaway lane in Brixham.
The lady running the cafe was friendly, the café was clean and welcoming and the food was really lovely. Had a good coffee whilst waiting for freshly prepared lunch..thumbs up and will be going in again when visiting Brixham.

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1  Thank rob s
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Reviewed 30 January 2014

I often pop in for coffee and cake and can say it's one of the best places in Brixham. Nicely tucked down a quaint side street. Pleasant inside and best of all....great coffee.
Thank you

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3  Thank David S
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