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Reservoir Cafe


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Reviewed May 5, 2019

I stumbled on the reservoir (the actual body of water) and had a short walk round it and the gardens, learning some interesting stuff from the interpretation boards, before deciding to have a coffee and pastry by way of a mid morning snack. Both were...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Tyke1961
Reviewed March 2, 2019

Lively, often bustling lunch pit-stop just off North Hill in the Uni complex. It's sort-of high-school canteen, sort-of student/lecturer stop-off, sort-of haven away from the filthy North Hill. It's nice. The lunch options range from incredibly tasty salads, toasted/grilled bruschettas and spuds and there's various...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank tw7pp
Reviewed February 13, 2019 via mobile

The food here is very good. It's a shame the lady with short blonde hair is quite rude (carol?). Deciding to charge for the cutlery when it suits her (and then b*tching about the customer she had just charged for cutlery to another member of...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank JM900912
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

Reservoir Cafe is within the Ground Area of Plymouth University & Drakes Reservoir. Ideally situated for the Students and those who are looking for a Coffee and maybe a Snack to enjoy whilst taking in the normally peaceful Reservoir area. Good selection of Coffees and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Brianngog
Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

We had the homemade beetroot & kurly kale soup with brushetta & a Salad pot. Both delicious, both homemade. Salad was filled with chunky butternut squash, leaves, sugar snaps & so much more. Bought a takeaway pot to take home for dinner to have with...More

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank queenbean93
Reviewed July 4, 2017

A very warm day creating a perfect sun trap beside the reservoir and the two gentle fountains. Good selection of healthy food particularly veggie options. Pleasant friendly feel but still busy even after a lot of the uni regulars have left for the summer. Peaceful...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Jannerbloke
Reviewed May 15, 2017

A buzzing little cafe, staff are ever so friendly and welcoming; informal relaxed atmosphere inside, and the food and drink couldn't be better - especially the excellent generous mixed salads, and cake. Run on sustainability principles. Nice setting.

Date of visit: May 2017
1  Thank Jo F
Reviewed February 8, 2017

Called in for a late light lunch, so the soup & bruschetta on offer fitted the bill. We were lucky to get served as there were only 2 portions left; the reason they'd nearly run out was obvious when we tucked in - the mushroom...More

Date of visit: February 2017
1  Thank DLizW60
Reviewed October 13, 2016

friendly staff, great coffee and meal deals at the best prices. Easy to miss this little gem off North Hill, the other side of the reservoir. They do BBQ Thursdays and feature a monthly food/drink.

Date of visit: September 2016
1  Thank jtm47
Reviewed June 16, 2016

This cafe is perfect for a sunny day as you can sit on the benches outside overlooking the reservoir. The salads are really nice and big for £4 and the cakes and other treats are also delicious! A really nice place

Date of visit: June 2016
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Terry C
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Ive seen smokers. Not reasonable these days when other people are eating.
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