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Kafe Fontana

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82 Cheap Street, Sherborne DT9 3BJ, England
+44 1935 812180
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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114 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

During a two month stay in Sherborne, we became regulars at Kafe Fontana. Always welcomed warmly by Sara and her team. Enjoyed lovely meals. Especially enjoyed the Theme Evenings, atmosphere really pleasant, along with our French & Spanish dishes. Once again, thank you Sara and staff, for our happy days (and Evenings) with you at Kafe Fontana. It was a... More 

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Evesham, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed March 15, 2017 via mobile

Called In this little gem for a light lunch as have given up trying to eat out in Sherborne in some very disappointing restaurants. We were greeted with very friendly staff and a spoilt for choose menu. There was some very delicious food on offer .we eventually selected the seafood platter which was divine While waiting we noticed some very... More 

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Thank mikeyratty51
Dorset, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed March 7, 2017

Excellent food and great service. Called in for breakfast one one occasion, and lunch on another, would highly reccomend.

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Thank finton2017
Sherborne, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed March 5, 2017

Lovely eatery with delightful staff. We had breakfast there recently which was really good. Attention to detail was noticeable. Don't hesitate to go there.

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Thank SusieG681
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed February 24, 2017

Stopped by for a quick cup of coffee and hot chocolate, both were delicious. Lovely friendly staff and good selection of drinks.

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Thank deanandangie
Sherborne, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Family owned with great service, but very small. Serves very good breakfasts and lunches and tea/coffee and snacks all day

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Thank FlierPhil
fareham
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376 reviews
217 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
Reviewed December 28, 2016

We had a very pleasant lunch here and although the place was very busy , which is always a good sign , we were well catered for.Service was very good , food enjoyable and coffee excellent.

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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed October 5, 2016 via mobile

The owner knows he's coffee from nicaraguan, Guatemala, Columbia or Brazil he makes a mean coffee and some lovely snacks.

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Thank Dennis M F J
Salisbury, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed September 24, 2016

Friendly service in this family run restaurant. Lovely food attractively presented and not overpriced. Everywhere scrupulously clean. Good to know we have somewhere reliable to eat when we next visit Sherborne. Looking forward to going again!

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Thank Moira J
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

A real gem in Sherborne. I've visited in quieter mid week times and busier Saturday's and it's always been great. There's a great menu of fab meals and snacks ... the specials board is worth a serious look. Service is spot on. Efficient and helpful and appropriately friendly. Love it.

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Thank Richard C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 82 Cheap Street, Sherborne DT9 3BJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Sherborne
  • Phone Number: +44 1935 812180

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?