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Fishguard Road, Haverfordwest, Wales
Today
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat - Sun 7:00 am - 4:00 pm

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  • 6
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
It's OK

Been to this café a few times, staff are just OK. s others have mentioned only order what's on the menu as getting an item changed is like asking for gold. I like my coffee to be hot but most of the time it's just warm. Not a café I go out of my way to visit but use it... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed November 18, 2014
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St. Davids, United Kingdom
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English first
Narberth, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Went here 9th February at lunchtime (because our usual favourite - the café at the layby in Johnston was closed). The place was quiet - about five tables were occupied with about twelve people dining & the place was clean. Why then did it take 50 minutes to cook & serve two burgers & two coffees? And, as some other... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Been hear a few times food was fresh and hot best eggs made the way I love them runny cooked and not turned over, staff exchanged black pudding for xtra mushrooms, fair trade, cold drinks ice cold which was perfect I'm a big boy and I wobbled out of there belly full and only spent a few quid bargain

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St. Davids, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Been to this café a few times, staff are just OK. s others have mentioned only order what's on the menu as getting an item changed is like asking for gold. I like my coffee to be hot but most of the time it's just warm. Not a café I go out of my way to visit but use it... More 

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Haverfordwest, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

I ordered a veggie breakfast, and was impressed by the amount on the plate. I had no complaints at the time, but both myself and partner felt ill afterwards. On reflection it was quite greasy and I shouldn't have eaten it all. Would i return? Probably not, but I have to accept responsibility for eating too much and making myself... More 

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 via mobile

Nice location, come along way since last visit, busy which is a good sign! Food was ok, could of been a bit fresher cooked, and a whisker warmer, tasted like if it kept under a hot plate! But drinks we're spot on, large clean place to be fair! Nice.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

Visited here on a few occasions and have to say its the best breakfast I have had in Haverfordwest its always at the top of my list. Just like your nan used to make.

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Bath, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
86 reviews 86 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

I think if you use the cafe regularly - then you must get treated differently to us incomers! The people at the next table to us were obviously local celebrities or something - nothing was too much trouble for the staff to run up and down for tham. Unlike us, my son asked if he could order another drink and... More 

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

Have been here a few times, food is very basic, bland. One member of staff is very rude, ordered 2 breakfasts and only one came out! Went up to ask where the other one was, to be told I did not order 2! Very curtly! She was very argumentative, very unprofessional indeed. Cook came out and asked if I wanted... More 

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Narberth, Pembrokeshire
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28 reviews 28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2013

Cheap 'n' cheerful! Great value breakfast - the Traditional satisfied even my other half's appetite - and regardless of what other reviewers have said, you CAN swap your mushrooms for black pudding or an extra sausage and your fried bread for extra toast. Jacket spud was good - plenty of tasty cheese and the whole lot (including 2 mugs of... More 

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Haverfordwest, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2013

Good choice of food always comes steaming hot, great breakfast's and amazing cheeseburgers just one small niggle it can be a bit cold when people leave the front door open (need to fit a automatic door closer !!!)

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Fishguard Road, Haverfordwest, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Pembrokeshire  >  Haverfordwest

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: British
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 4:00 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 - 4:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 4:00 pm

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