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Amar's Bakery and Coffee Shop

1 Convent Place, Gibraltar
+350 20073516
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Ranked #45 of 118 restaurants in Gibraltar
Cuisines: Café
Most recent review
- Jul 6, 2014
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  • English first
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English first
Gibraltar
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 NEW

Tea and cakes or perhaps be bold to try Gibraltars National dish ( Calentita ). A place for a light snack. Lovely .

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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

A plain and simple café without nonsense but with really good food at good value prices. Good omelettes and that kind of thing, served unpretentiously but pleasantly.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

We bought breakfast and a takeaway sandwich for lunch from here everyday for very reasonable prices. The coffee is good and the food was simple but fresh. The staff were friendly, but be prepared to speak some Spanish (we muddled through with a bit of Spanglish no problem)

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London
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Described as the oldest family bakery in Gib, a vegetarian kosher site from which you can watch the soldiers outside the Convent ( can you have a Kosher Convent ?) and snack in a very sunny spot. Lunchtime pasta dishes are very tasty, and you can take them away if you wish, but I recommend sitting there and waiting for... More

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

Vegetarians abroad often find an easy protein source difficult to come by. If you are in that category then this place will help! I used it as an early morning fuel source for later walks. They seem to use a few modern quorn, or equivalent, products as a basis to produce a variety of pastries that can fill a whole... More

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Stroud, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

The smell of pastries drew us in and we had a coffee and cake here. Friendly service in an interesting area. Can recommend.

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Gibraltar
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2013

I come for coffee and lunch at this cafe/bakery very often. The staff are friendly and the food is an excellent standard. The cafe is right next door to the Governors residence.

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Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2012

We enjoyed a delicious breakfast and lunch in this nice restaurant, situated right next to the governors house, staff is polite and the food was freshly cooked and really good.

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Gibraltar
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36 reviews 36 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2012

small bistro type of cafe, very busy road, as just next to the official chief ministers office, and also opposite the governor's residence.

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Gibraltar
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2012

friendliest and tastiest cafe in gib is has great staff and a great chef what else do you need

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