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Jolliffes Coffee Shop

Shooters Hill, Cowes, England
07966189253
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Ranked #16 of 49 Restaurants in Cowes
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cuisines: Café
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  • English first
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English first
Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

Great cafe with lovely coffee and good choice of art available to purchase. It is a shame they do not cater for people with allergies, as there was nothing I could eat I doubt I will return.

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Chichester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Lovely building with a nice selection of refreshments. Was a little lacking in atmosphere when we were in, could have heard a pin drop! But was the end of the day and the low season so can't hold it against the place too much.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Stopped for a drink whilst exploring the island. Fab coffee, lovely building, nice ambience as well as nice friendly proprietor... Thank you

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Slough, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

A very pleasant and unusual venue with cheap prices for coffee, tea and hot chocolate and a lively, polite and effective service. Housed in one of Cowes' most interesting buildings, it's also a unique place to visit, with its impressive 1920s stained glass fittings and the walls doubling up as an arts showroom. (I also recommend the ginger cookies! Moist,... More 

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Cowes, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

The building is wonderful but is It a coffee shop or a shop selling art. I don't think the owners knows or cares as the service is very poor. Needs a new owner and total revamp as it could be so nice.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

some spot for a quiet artisan coffee - place is run by a genuine character, and it shines through in the decor and the coffee try the filled rolls.... they're delicious!

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Rapid City, South Dakota
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Great atmosphere, lovely art on the walls and a staff willing to answer this tourists questions. The coffee was delicious to keep me coming back for more and a nice little assortment of baked goods.

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Ventnor, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

This is a quirky place to stop for a coffee and cake, delicious cake even though it was straight after a bank holiday weekend and there did not seem too much left the coffee was nice and the guy behind the counter was friendly and polite

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isle of wight
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Pop into jolliffes on a regular basis, and there is always a warm welcome and a friendly atmosphere. One of the few cafés where customers actually engage, with large amounts of banter and chat. Great having excellent coffee and cake whilst sitting in beautiful surroundings- lovely images by local artists.

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Sandown, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

Popped in today for coffee while we were out shopping in Cowes. Despite it being empty apart from one customer, my wife, who had elected to get the coffee, stood waiting for 10 minutes while the assistant (manager perhaps?) talked non stop to the other customer while making our coffee. Not a word of recognition or apology for the wait... More 

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Additional Information about Jolliffes Coffee Shop

Address: Shooters Hill, Cowes, England
Phone Number: 07966189253
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Cowes
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cuisine: Café

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