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16 Town Street, Duffield DE56 4EH, England
+44 1332 840380
Today
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Mon - Thu 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fri - Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Established in 1999, Godfrey's Cafe Bistro is conveniently located at the...
Established in 1999, Godfrey's Cafe Bistro is conveniently located at the old butchers shop in the heart of Duffield, just a short walk from Duffiled railway station. We are fully licenced and offer our customers access to free WiFi.Our friendly staff, freshly prepared food and relaxed atmosphere make Godfrey's Cafe Bistro the perfect place to come to for a quiet cup of coffee, a hearty full english breakfast or dinner with family and friends. (Children are always welcome).Our cafe is open daily from 8am till 3/4 mon - Thursday , seasonal changes do apply - please check in advance of a visit. Friday and Saturday 8 - 1030 and Sunday 9 till 1 , breakfast and papers .In an effort to reduce our carbon footprint, where possible, we source all our ingredients from local suppliers. NB- it's always best to book for Bistro & Steak Nights: on occasions that we have no bookings, we close.
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  • 37
    Excellent
  • 15
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Amazing Breakfast!

Was in Duffield for an early appointment and found this little cracker! What an amazing breakfast, freshly prepared and very tasty, set me up for the day.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 21, 2015
Roger C
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Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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  • Dining on a budget
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Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

Was in Duffield for an early appointment and found this little cracker! What an amazing breakfast, freshly prepared and very tasty, set me up for the day.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Tastefully decorated village bistro. Very relaxed atmosphere and a warm welcome from the owner and chef Chris. The food is extremely well priced and portions are not for the feint hearted. Well worth a visit, the breakfast was fantastic. Going to try the evening menu too soon.

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Duffield, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

Quick(ish) lunch - steak baguette and hot salmon brochettes (kebab) with roasted vegetables. Good selection of bottled beers and lagers - food fantastic; team friendly, quick and professional. All-in-all a real treat - will be back soon 😏

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Chester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Checked on trip advisor for local cafés and found this one. Mobilised the family for afternoon brunch to find a note in the window saying closed early. Poor form. Would appreciate future advertisements of opening hours to be correct to save wasting your customers time.

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Chris w W, Owner at Godfrey's Cafe Bistro, responded to this review

Having tried many times to change the opening hours on trip adviser, I finally gave up! I have owned the business since oct last year my hours haven't changed, although I will be doing what I would call seasonally adjusted hours. My hours on the said day are as the notice in the window states, 9 - 1 breakfasts and... More 

Derby, United Kingdom
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178 reviews 178 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Had a quick bite here on the way to Derby from Milford. Couple of baguettes! Food was lovely and the service was good. The price was pretty reasonable as well. Felt cramp inside but like why they have done with the place

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Derby, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Ate here before local music concert- Great that its open all saturday so easily got a table at 5.30pm. Loved the brochettes- I had the beef- so tender and loved the roast veg accompanying it- my husband had the sticky pork- also tender and tasty.Owner friendly, keen to please-large plate cheese and biscuits- enough for 2.Really pleased to see this... More 

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Bridlington, England, United Kingdom
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59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

We had a lovely meal at this bistro. As there were a large family group following a funeral Chris closed the restaurant and we had the place to ourselves which was a very kind thought. Th staff were helpful and friendly. The food was delicious and plentiful. Would go again

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Derby, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Called in on the spur of moment after they had actually stopped serving breakfast but staff still happy to accommodate us and served up probably the best full English breakfast I have had. Would certainly recommend the breakfast to anyone passing.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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228 restaurant reviews
242 helpful votes 242 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

We went here last night as my wife took me out for an anniversary meal. We have been here on many occasions over the last couple of years. It has recently been taken over which we didn't know when booking. We went for the Saturday Steak Night. The bistro has been refreshingly redecorated. The owner is nice guy who has... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Travelling up through Derbyshire, this is a great little cafe, to stop for coffee and cakes on the way.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 16 Town Street, Duffield DE56 4EH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Duffield
  • Phone Number: +44 1332 840380

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 3 - 46
  • Cuisine: European, British

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget

Description

Established in 1999, Godfrey's Cafe Bistro is conveniently located at the old butchers shop in the heart of Duffield, just a short walk from Duffiled railway station. We are fully licenced and offer our customers access to free WiFi.Our friendly staff, freshly prepared food and relaxed atmosphere make Godfrey's Cafe Bistro the perfect place to come to for a quiet cup of coffee, a hearty full english breakfast or dinner with family and friends. (Children are always welcome).Our cafe is open daily from 8am till 3/4 mon - Thursday , seasonal changes do apply - please check in advance of a visit. Friday and Saturday 8 - 1030 and Sunday 9 till 1 , breakfast and papers .In an effort to reduce our carbon footprint, where possible, we source all our ingredients from local suppliers. NB- it's always best to book for Bistro & Steak Nights: on occasions that we have no bookings, we close.
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm

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