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the chelsea cafe

8e Chelsea Road, Bath BA1 3DU, England
01225 333688
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Ranked #103 of 435 restaurants in Bath
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $12 - $34
Cuisines: British
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Description: Great breakfasts and lunches every day from 8am; excellent Extract coffee with homemade cakes; modern British bistro in the evening - all using the produce from local farms and neighbourhood suppliers.
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English first
Bath, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Brilliant service, tasty breakfast and amazing coffee. Have been here a number of times and never had a bad experience.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

I have only been there once as I no longer live in Bath, but had a fantastic English breakfast and a delicious Coffee. The person who served me seemed to have alit of knowledge and passion about Coffee. I asked him about the options and he gave me some very insightful answers. The place has a lovely local atmosphere which... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

The cafe is a great asset to the Newbridge area of Bath. There's a nice feel to the place and the coffee is pretty good (though the cake I had was a tad stale). The service seems a little aloof though; when I ordered my coffee, I asked the chap serving whether it would be brought over to my table,... More

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London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

The staff really make the place because they're always very friendly and welcoming. It's a nice place to stop for a coffee, and seems to be a hub where a lot of the local community go to meet up. The coffee is good - I've only had food there once, but the whole menu sounds pretty tasty. Prices are about... More

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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237 reviews 237 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

.............that you would have to drag me AWAY, again and again and again!!!! Oh, I wish I lived nearby. It would definitely become my regular haunt. The staff and owner are funny and friendly, and welcoming. It's got a real "local" feel, great coffee and danish's, that's all I had time to sample. Thanks for the use of your Wifi... More

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Bath, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

Nice food, amazing coffee, good service and always busy. I know a lot of local people who go there and swear by it as one of the best cafes in Bath. They are also very family friendly and have books for children etc. Food is all locally sourced and at an ok price. Would definitely recommend!

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Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

The Chelsea cafe is such a lovely place to stop, any negative reviews MUST be a one off. The staff are always cheerful, very genuine and friendly. This would make us love a place anyway ,however the food especially the breakfasts are great, all locally sourced and not bad price. We wish this venue was open in the evenings as... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

Popped in here for a coffee as we were staying around the corner. Very friendly staff, seating outside and very nice 'real' coffee. Didn't eat any food as it was a very hot day but the choice looked very good.

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On my sofa
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013

I'm afraid that my experience at the Chelsea Cafe was one that left me thinking that this place is going to disappear up its own backside. Why are the prices in 'p' and the only thing fuller about the fuller english breakfast was the price!! £8.50, I mean 850p... Note for the owner / manager - sometimes other customers don't... More

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Paris, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

Visited on Saturday morning with friends for breakfast and were pleasantly surprised to find this independent cafe nestled at the top of chelsea road , very reminiscent of Notting hill but without the pretence ,great coffee ,I had a long black which was exactly what I needed after the night before!! Our eggs benedict were divine ,we have now found... More

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