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Caffexpresso

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Frobisher House | Nelson Gate, Southampton SO15-GX, England
02380 238181
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6:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Good for:
Families with children
Outdoor seating

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Visitor rating
  • 61
    Excellent
  • 20
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great place!

I always pop in here on my way to the train station in the morning because the coffee is really good, staff are really friendly and it has a lovely atmosphere. At the weekends I've been a few times for brunch as they serve a good selection of breakfast dishes such as eggs benedict which I... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 14, 2015
Jane g
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Southampton, United Kingdom
via mobile
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Outdoor seating
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Reservations
  • Takeout
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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86 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Southampton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015 via mobile

I always pop in here on my way to the train station in the morning because the coffee is really good, staff are really friendly and it has a lovely atmosphere. At the weekends I've been a few times for brunch as they serve a good selection of breakfast dishes such as eggs benedict which I throughly recommend and of... More 

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West Wales
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31 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Had a bite of lunch here while waiting for a train. Lovely food, lovely coffee and lovely staff and one of the most captivatingly beautiful waitresses I have ever seen. It was shame to leave and get the train.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Lovely polite young staff, really made me feel welcome! Was greeted with nothing but smiles and hello's Great coffee too!

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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

had lunch here last week and wot a great place it is - loved the girls working there and the food was heavenly.

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Brisbane, Australia
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Grabbed a take-away coffee on my way to the train station, and must say it was the best coffee I've had in Southampton. A little pricey (2.45 pounds for a latte + 50p for decaf) but well worth it for the flavoursome coffee. And service was prompt and friendly - I'll be back!

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Dorchester, England, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Popped in here whilst we were waiting for a train, really friendly staff, allowed us to bring a very small dog into the cafe. Good cakes, excellent coffee. Even gave us a dish of water for the dog. Very friendly and reasonable. Toilets and cafe were immaculate, I thoroughly recommend.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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77 reviews 77 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Went here for lunch due to heavy traffic into Southampton parked at my husbands office and decided to walk into town, it was lunch time and had been here before for a sandwich so decided to try again. The setting is great comfortable seats, very friendly staff and great menu selection. I had a toasted goats cheese and caramelised onion... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Near to Xmas to be able to host a major birthday party can be difficult. Enter Marco and his team at Caffexpresso they worked with us and pre-planned my birthday event for 20+ people with a selected menu including glutton free needs for celiac friends. The event was on Saturday 13th December and we had a fabulous evening. So if... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014 via mobile

I'm a regular here, and it's always impressive. Best coffee for miles, imaginative menus and great staff / owners and service. Always a friendly welcome.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014 via mobile

Discovered this total gem of a place about a year ago and stop here almost weekly for a coffee. It's got such a nice independent feel and the staff always greet us with a big smile :D the only food I've tried is the sweet treats and pastries off the counter which are insanely delicious (especially the chocolate truffles and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Frobisher House | Nelson Gate, Southampton SO15-GX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Southampton
  • Phone Number: 02380 238181

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 25
  • Cuisine: International

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating
Open Hours
Monday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Questions & Answers

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