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Cafe Max

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Cafe, European, Contemporary
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99 High Road, Benfleet SS7 5LN, England
01268 751199
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Dining options: Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Takeout

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  • 45
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 3
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  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Nice local cafe. Good food and good service - and there's a lovely garden tucked out the back!

Visited this cafe many times for breakfast, brunch and lunch. Food is always fresh and well prepared and there's a few interesting breakfast items on the menu -like Italian breakfast for instance. Staff are friendl yand efficient and I discovered today that there is a nice, large garden out the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 21, 2015
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Essex
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

Popped in here a while back for lunch, food was good, staff were friendly. Would consider going again

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

Visited this cafe many times for breakfast, brunch and lunch. Food is always fresh and well prepared and there's a few interesting breakfast items on the menu -like Italian breakfast for instance. Staff are friendl yand efficient and I discovered today that there is a nice, large garden out the back for al fresco dining. Highly recommended

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

We've become converts to Cafe Max over the last year or two. Our first visit was for Mother's Day (afternoon tea). They were busy and asked if we would like to sit in the garden as it was sunny. We agreed... The food was superb, they kept topping up our plates and then brought out a massive selection of superb... More 

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Benfleet, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

We've been going here for breakfast for a while now. The staff are great and very welcoming and friendly, and the Cafe is always very clean and well attended to. The breakfast menu is well varied and the ingredients used are obviously of good quality and cooked very well. There's certainly no skimping with cheap substandard ingredients like in some... More 

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Benfleet, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

Cafe Max is a great place to eat, the staff are really friendly and will go out of there way to give you what you want, the coffee and the tea's are excellent as is the Menu. The terrace outside is clean and provides umbrella's when too sunny. This place is a must for visitors and regulars.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

This is a restaurant/cafe that I use frequently with friends, and have done for years. They are always welcoming, you're able to reserve tables, there's an outside area for the warmer months and the food is always lovely. Personally, I love the breakfasts and paninis, these are always served to perfection. Salads are always terrific as are the home made... More 

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Essex
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Good service, friendly staff, lovely food, good prices!! lovely garden area to enjoy the sunshine! we will always go back!

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

It's been 2 years since we last visited...so decided to give Cafe Max another go. This time we were acknowledged promptly, served our drinks and then left... whilst tables around us (some of whom arrived after us) ordered and we're served their food before we'd even been asked what we would like. It seems these were regular customers...but surely you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Always lovely food and service here, we are regulars! Food is always great quality and the staff are lovely. Always remember to book!

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Canvey Island, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Cafe Max is an excellent place to eat, whether it be for breakfast, lunch or just a nibble in the middle of the day, fast good service, good quality food, and the best customer service for miles, after just a few visits the waitress remembered us and even what we like to eat, the staff will open and close the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 99 High Road, Benfleet SS7 5LN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Benfleet
  • Phone Number: 01268 751199

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 20
  • Cuisine: Cafe, European, Contemporary

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?