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4 Queen Street, Arundel BN18 9JG, England
+44 1903 884392
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Ranked #27 of 49 Restaurants in Arundel
Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cuisines: British
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Description: Gaskyns is a family run shop and licenced cafe. We pride ourselves in our homemade cakes and dishes and the quality of the ingredients which we use, many of which are locally sourced. We have easy access for pushchairs and wheelchairs as well as baby changing facilities, high chairs, toddler chairs and toys for children. Wi-fi is also availiable and well behaved dogs are also permitted. Many of our menu items and cakes are available to all as we have many vegetarian, vegan and gluten free options available. We can also do smaller portions for children.
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English first
Exeter, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Dreadful, never been in Gaskyns before thought we would give it a try now I know why there were so few people in it absolutely awful, the coffee was lovely but the noise was terrible it was occupied by a few single mums with their screaming kids, would of walked out without paying but the coffee was nice such a... More 

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CharlyGaskyns, Owner at Gaskyns, responded to this review

This is completely unreasonable! These people came in on an advertised children's activity group morning and expected all of the children to be silent. We are very obviously a child friendly café and the group was already in progress when these people arrived. Our children's groups happen Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday mornings and are well advertised the remainder of the... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014 via mobile

We popped in not knowing what to expect but the service was brilliant, they were very welcoming of our children & the place was kitted out well for kids. The service was friendly, menu sounded great and food was tasty.

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Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

Visited this friendly cafe and had an excellant lunch. The service was friendly and they were very understanding of my dietary needs. I had a fantastic gluten and dairy free soup and sandwich and my oartner had the normal soup and a sandwich. Both enjoyed our food and the visit. Will return.

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Arundel, United Kingdom
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108 reviews 108 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

This place is on the edge of town just over the river, away from the hustle and bustle of the town centre which can be evident especially at weekends. Service is good, comfortable sofas and the coffee is served hot in large cups/mugs. Newspapers are there for your perusal and you can watch the world go by from the large... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014 via mobile

Very lovely, helpful staff. Great, homemade food. Couldn't recommend highly enough if you have young children. There are toys and a welcoming atmosphere.

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West Sussex
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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

Just over the bridge in Arundel is Gaskyns. Well worth leaving the High Street for. Very friendly staff who did just what they were supposed to do - smile and give great service! We had never been there before and had just left a very indifferent café in the High Street after being ignored by the staff. We were resigned... More 

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Chichester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013 via mobile

The two waitresses seemed rather oblivious and the food took a long time. I reserved a table but when we got there we could not see a menu, thinking these would be bought to us (as some places do) we waited. I eventually had to ask. We ordered simple dishes which took a long time to come and when they... More 

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St. Neots, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013 via mobile

Only stopped for coffe and cake. But it was very nice, as were the staff. Menu for food was tempting as was wine list. Will be returning :-)

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Dublin, Ireland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

On our trip Arundel as we were looking for something to eat, we chanced upon Gaskyns and popped in for a lovely breakfast. Staff were very friendly and the free wifi was much needed. Would recommend the place for a spot of lunch or breakfast.

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Gillingham, United Kingdom
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122 reviews 122 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

Light and airy cafe with a small outside courtyard. We both had Tea and a slice of Cake. The Cakes were some of the best we have tasted. The Waitress was very pleasant. When visiting Arundel we will definitely visit Gaskyns again.

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CharlyGaskyns, Owner at Gaskyns, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your feedback, hope to see you again soon! More 

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Additional Information about Gaskyns

Address: 4 Queen Street, Arundel BN18 9JG, England
Phone Number: +44 1903 884392
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Arundel
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cuisine: British

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