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The Coffee Shop

Higher Market Street, Looe PL13 1BP, England
+44 1503 262377
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good15%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“cake” (5 reviews)
“sandwiches” (4 reviews)
“soup” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Soups
$$ - $$$
Higher Market Street, Looe PL13 1BP, England
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1 - 10 of 40 reviews

Reviewed April 21, 2017

Wonderful find on Higher Market Street. Sandwiches were well made and generous portions. The soup was excellent and very tasty. Family run and the owners were very friendly and made us feel quite at home.

Thank John D
Reviewed April 14, 2017

Dropped in for a cup of coffee. Good selection of coffee and syrups available. Along with a nice selection of cakes and snacks. Extremely friendly owners who make a lovely cup of coffee.

Thank Gina863
Reviewed April 9, 2017

This is a small place that does coffee,cake, soup,sandwiches etc. Family run and they are friendly and chat. Nice if you want a snack in a nice atmosphere.

Thank SheilaMac66
Reviewed March 29, 2017

Called in and tried their cream tea. Two scones and a ramickin of cream and another of strawberry jam. Great coffee too. Very nice and friendly people. Not to be missed. Much more on the menu. Soup and sandwiches plus lovely cakes! Jackets with loads...More

Thank grahambard
Reviewed January 4, 2017

On a cold winter's day what could be better than walking into a warm coffee shop for a lovely mug of freshly made, tasty Italian coffee and a piece of rich fruit cake (a good variety of cake and snacks were available). Owned by Sarah,...More

1  Thank corrinegoodwin
Reviewed November 18, 2016

I wandered past this shop and was stopped in tracks by my dog that read the "Dogs Welcome" sign and so dragged me in as she does like me to have a good coffee and a meal else she doesn't get the walks that she...More

Thank ironmansparkes
Reviewed September 30, 2016

An overwhelming choice of cafes in Looe to choose from but I selected this one on the day of my visit. The welcome was first class despite Looe being busy. The service was excellent. There is an excellent choice of cakes but the cream tea...More

Thank dariog1983
Reviewed August 19, 2016

Great welcome by owners Phil & Sarah. Amazing selection of coffees, cakes and soft drinks, not forgetting selection of tasty snacks. Made it my regular pit-stop to beach. Great value and extremely friendly atmosphere. Highly recommendable.

Thank andrew s
Reviewed August 7, 2016

I went into this coffee shop by myself as I was meeting friends at some point and needed to kill some time (They had got lost doing the Plymouth to Looe coastal walk!) The owners were very friendly and made me feel very welcome. The...More

Thank Joe M
Reviewed August 3, 2016

we popped in on a spur of the moment decision and so glad we did. the food was outstanding for such a small place and service was second to none. they couldn't seem to do enough to please. we had jacket potatoes that were cooked...More

Thank ceg1987
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Suzanne A
Are dogs still allowed inside
September 28, 2015|
Response from Thecoffeeshop1 | Property representative |
Absolutely,dog's are most welcome.
Patricia R
Loved your drinking chocolate Zuma want to buy some for home but cant remember the colour on the box white and ............ will be back next time im down cornwall
September 5, 2015|
Response from Thecoffeeshop1 | Property representative |
Hi Patricia-pleased you enjoyed the hot chocolate! Its the Zuma original hot chocolate that we use (made with milk). Its in a cream coloured tin with a navy blue strip around the bottom of it. Hope this helps - look forward... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Higher Market Street, Looe PL13 1BP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Looe
  • Phone Number: +44 1503 262377
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