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Hidden Coffee

You may be looking for information leaflets, but walk down a bit further and there is a little... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rochester, United Kingdom
Excellent Information Centre

The building incorporates The Hugenot Museum (which isn't free) but has some silk exhibits and a... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2019
Solihull, United Kingdom
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95 High Street, Rochester ME1 1LX, England
+44 1634 338141
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Rochester High Street in general a hopeless place IF you are in a wheelchair. A one step into a charity shops and or cafe/restaurants. Roadside curbs. I will not return. The street needs a kick by the traders. The area was scruffy and dirty.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Elizabeth J
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went to Rochester to see the Knife Angel. Then had a wonder along the High Street to look at the shops and other attractions. The High Street itself was absolutely filthy littered with rubbish and hundreds of discarded cigarette butts. There was also lots of...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You may be looking for information leaflets, but walk down a bit further and there is a little hidden coffee shop with a small outside seating area. It's not the best views of Rochester, but you can see the back of the old buildings and...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As none of us had visited this part of Rochester before we were trying to find things to do. We were underwhelmed by the information available! The Art display was good though.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank kenbaines
Reviewed August 12, 2019

The building incorporates The Hugenot Museum (which isn't free) but has some silk exhibits and a shop and cafe as well as it's very good information centre. It's accesible from both the High Street and the rear which leads out to bus stops and a...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank ejfraser
Reviewed July 21, 2019

I was in the visitor centre yesterday as I was attending some film screening at the Huguenot Museum for the Medway Neuro Arts Festival. The tuna melt was served in a disposable box with wooden knives and forks (very eco-friendly). I almost bought a T-shirt...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Judith N
Reviewed April 23, 2019

A very well run centre for those visitors requiring information on Dickensian Rochester and surrounding area. with lots of free leaflets detailing places to visit. Also well staffed by friendly and attentive people.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank TDF64
Reviewed March 27, 2019 via mobile

Wow!! What a joy this cafe was. The choice of food was great and the cakes sublime! Coffee was strong and service...well...what a smiley welcoming lady who served us, she deserves employee of the year award, a real pleasure and fab representative of the centre....More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank DaisySorbet
Reviewed March 10, 2019 via mobile

Called in before Christmas and found the staff very helpful and the centre is one of the best I’ve visited, being modern, large and intresting

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Flipflop4444
Reviewed January 30, 2019 via mobile

This large airy tourist office in the centre of the main street is always well stocked and with staff in attendance. There is a small shop within the building which stocks a wide array of tourist literature.

Date of experience: January 2019
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