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“Lovely french pastries” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Cafe Sez - CLOSED

Cafe Sez
5 High Street, Ledbury HR8 1DS, England
07713 260 024‎
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Price range: $15 - $22
Cuisines: French
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Dessert
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Dessert
Great Malvern, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 11 cities Reviews in 11 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
“Lovely french pastries”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2012

This place has real character. And fantastic pastries - not surprisingly as they are baked by the french patron.

Visited November 2012
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  • English first
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English first
Ledbury, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 18 cities Reviews in 18 cities
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
“Allons enfants de la Patrie!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2012

If you want French patisserie then Pascal is your man, and his soupe à l'oignon is to die for. His coffee could be better, though, and the music a tad overdone, especially when we're served a heroic rendition of the Marseillaise. OK Pascal, we get the message!

  • Visited November 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Riyadh
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 18 cities Reviews in 18 cities
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
“A hidden gem”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2012

Popped in to this cafe for afternoon tea following a recommendation from a friend. It is located on the first floor above a clothes shop - you actually have to enter through the shop. Given this, the opening hours are tied to that of the clothes shop.

I must have timed it right because as we sat down to look at the menu, the pastry chef brought in the freshly made pastries and cakes - WOW! Makes my mouth water just thinking about them again. Very professionally done. While waiting for our order the pastry chef came over for a chat and introduced himself as Pascal and told us a little of his background and what they offer here in the cafe. There is a daily specials menu (with some deliciously tempting apperizers and mains) that we were told does get changed every day. Pascal and his team will do outside catering for small or large groups, which is certainly worth keeping in mind.

We had some tea, coffee and excellent chocolate tarts that melted in the mouth. All very reasonably priced. the cafe itself is not pretending to be something it isn't - the decor and surroundings are basic but all have a wonderful French theme. All in all, worderful and highly recommended.

  • Visited October 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Arundel West Sussex
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7 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 10 cities Reviews in 10 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“France in Ledbury”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2012

A chance discovery as we were visiting Ledbury for the first time , what a find the BEST onion soup ever and the lightest of chocolate cake all made by a delightful fellow Frenchman Pascal.
how lucky you are in Ledbury to have this gem of a cafe.
Incredible value for money.Shame we are not locals .Merci beaucoup

  • Visited October 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Hove, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Gorgeous cakes”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2012

I was visiting my mum in Ledbury and we discovered this cafe upstairs from a clothes shop. There were so many delicious looking cakes me and mum decided to share two different sorts and they were absolutely delicious. The owner was friendly and I can thoroughly recommend visiting this cafe if you're in the area!

Visited October 2012
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