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37 Broad St, Lyme Regis DT7 3QF, England
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Ranked #2 of 64 Restaurants in Lyme Regis
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Coffee Shop, Café
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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English first
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014 NEW

Well worth seeking out if you fancy afternoon tea in Lyme Regis. The decor is fun, really makes you relax and smile.Scones and cake were yummy and the hot chocolate was to die for. Great value for money also! Will definitely visit again the next time we are in Lyme.

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 NEW

Stumbled across this lovely place a few years ago and is found at the rear of the Post Office. A family ran Coffee Shop, but takes you back in time. Fantastic welcome and Cakes and Scones the best in Lyme - you must try here.

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Kessingland, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Great little tea room hidden in the back of a shop. The staff are friendly, the place is decorated beautifully and the scones are gorgeous. Highly recommended. We come here for tea and scones every year that we visit Lyme.

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

This has to be one of the happiest little cafe we have ever been in, it is impossible to leave it without a smile on your face. We go to this cafe every time we visit Lyme Regis and it never changes, it is family run and they staff it with total pride. Hidden away at the back of the... More

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Trowbridge, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014 via mobile

Found this cafe by accident as we saw a sign for an antiques emporium. The little cafe at the back is very quaint and the staff are extremely helpful. Definitely recommend this cafe to anyone visiting lyme who has managed to climb the hill past all the shops. l

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Family owned business' don't come much better, hidden away behind the post office and a querky antique/gift shop sits Penny Black where everyone is made to feel welcome, has a tardis like quality as well as home made treats. Hatty is a pro at making conventional as well as more obscure coffee/tea based beverages too!

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Lyme Regis, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Excellent quirky cafe - small but perfectly formed. Simple food done well. Family run - grannies make super scones!

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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 via mobile

I came back to this place after eating here a couple of times on my last holiday in Lyme Regis two years ago and was happy to see it hasn't changed and remains excellent! The staff are lovely and I cannot fault anything about this place. The jacket potato I had was accompanied by a super fresh side salad with... More

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Shepton Mallet, England, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

The Penny Black is hidden around the back of the Post Office, and you have to walk through the Antiques Emporium to find but it's well worthwhile the effort. The menu is quite small but this is a good thing. They concentrate on serving simple meals (sandwiches paninis jacket potatoes etc) at a very reasonable price and they are simply... More

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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Popped in for a cuppa & a cream teas. Fruit scones to die for and plenty of jam and cream to go around. Staff are friendly and welcoming. This place is tucked away at the back of the post office but well worth going looking for it.

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