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20 Bargates, Christchurch, England
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast

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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great food and service

A friendly café with a good selection of food. Specials change on a regular basis and are always worth trying. Service is always quick and courteous. A great little place.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 31, 2015
HungryDiner73
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

A friendly café with a good selection of food. Specials change on a regular basis and are always worth trying. Service is always quick and courteous. A great little place.

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SouthofEngland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

Been here loads of times- food always freshly prepared to order, tasty and hot and good value. Best coffee in Christchurch- five star hygiene rating and staff lovely and attentive- this is a proper little place that deserves the best.

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Poole, England, United Kingdom
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

My dad's a fuss pot so for him to praise somewhere is rare, we all had a panini each, soft bread lots of filling, hot coffee and friendly service. It's off the main highstreet but worth the walk out(only a 5 min walk)

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Had breakfast at The Coffee Pot last week and have to say it was absolutely terrible. THe sausages were tough and the scrambled egg was the worst I have tasted for a very long time. In fact it was so bad I couldn't eat it. Only slightly good thing was the bacon! I have eaten here many times in the... More 

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SouthofEngland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

We eat here frequently and have always had very good food. The cafe is spotless and the food freshly prepared to order- always tasty and piping hot. The menu has something for every one and the service is personable and the business is family run and the best in Christchurch.

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Alton, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

With such nice service its a shame that the breakfast was unmemorable. The sausage was particularly bad - not a lot of meat evident and was that horrible rubbery consistency. The rest was freshly cooked. Coffee ok. Toast was cheap white sliced. Would have been happy to pay a little bit more for better ingredients.

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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17 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Excellent light lunch here yesterday with family, including a toddler. The staff are friendly, and very responsive to our needs. The food was freshly prepared, well presented and very tasty. A gem of a place. We will return!

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Christchurch, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

This place is award winning as a cafe supposedly, it was pretty regular when I went for drinks and some cake and very pokey, a bit cramped for seating.

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Christchurch, United Kingdom
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5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Tiny little cafe on Bargates,but the only place to come for a really excellent Panini. Very friendly welcome and very reasonable.

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Christchurch, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Nice to go to a traditional local independent coffee shop than a big chain. Food is good, coffee lovely and the staff very helpful and friendly.

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Address: 20 Bargates, Christchurch, England
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Christchurch
Cuisine: British

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  • Address: 20 Bargates, Christchurch, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Christchurch

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  • Cuisine: British

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