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Alvaston Park | London Road, Alvaston, Derby, England
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10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat - Sun 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The good things about this cafe make it a 5 star place. The bad makes it 1/2 stars. The good things are having a nice seating area inside, a broad menu and somewhere to have a nice warm drink. One of the staff has always been lovely and friendly. The bad things are it closing at random times, including bank... More 

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Thank Sarah K
Derby, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely staff. Clean tidy. Very welcoming . Huge portions. Fabulous gravy. The best I've tasted. Great food too.

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Thank olivia d
Derby, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

We quite often pop in for a coffee when we're having a long walk. The staff are very helpful and nice. The cafe does breakfasts and jacket potatoes etc. It's nearly always busy in there. The cakes on the counter always look appealing.

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Thank Derbygirl1973
Derby, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

I've visited this café on a number of occasions recently as my daughter lives close by. It offers a reasonably priced basic café menu of freshly prepared food and a tempting selection of homemade cakes. The staff are friendly and the place is always clean. The café overlooks the park's lake (they sell bags of food for the ducks!) and... More 

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Thank Helen C
Derby
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

What a lovely morning X The sun was shining and all my family visited the Mad Hatters Tea Room for breakfast X It was Mother's Day and I wanted to treat my Mum. I had reserved a table as both my parents are disabled and also my 2 young Grandchildren were coming X We were given a lovely table with... More 

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Burton on Trent
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31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016

Having previously had the misfortune to visit this cafe and determined not to return, I was towards the end of last year taken there by a friend after reassuring me it had changed. Well, I was pleasantly surprised by the improved standards and much friendlier staff. When I have given a review that was not good, I do try to... More 

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Thank vinniesbetterhalf
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

The cafe in in the heart of Alvaston park by the lake and children's play area. Ideal for parents. Been here a couple of times now and we've always had fantastic service. Love the cooked breakfast. Plus we always end up taking the cafes own made cakes and scones home with us. Staff are friendly helpful and always willing to... More 

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Thank maxskitz
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41 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015 via mobile

Excellent cafe, clean environment, friendly efficient service, lots of choice for all tastes and good value

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Thank JulieanneTig
Derby, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Great Cafe and nice view of the lake, brillant value for your money and alway fresh food. recomment it to anyone.

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Thank Tim G
Derbyshire
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 via mobile

Always lovely home made cakes and tray bakes here. Took a slice of coffee cake to go as I had my doggy with me and you can't take them inside. Wonderful owner/baker, was surprised id not had my usual! I was heart warmed to realise she remembers me and my choice. Lovely new table cloths have made the cafe very... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Cafe, British
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Reservations
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alvaston Park | London Road, Alvaston, Derby, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Derby  >  Alvaston

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?