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52 Ship Street, Brighton BN1 1AF, England
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8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Worthing, United Kingdom
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220 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst in Brighton we stopped of at the Marwood for a coffee and mint tea. The place itself is really interesting with all sorts of artefacts everywhere, making it both interesting and quirky. We sat outside in the street which was just great for watching the people going about their business. At the back of the Marwood is a garden... More 

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Hastings, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just what we needed, freshly made coffee in a quirky place! :-) Excellent The brownie is highly recommended too..

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Thank LS31Hastings
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice friendly place with quirky decor but good food and coffee! Friendly staff too. Music is just right...upbeat and funky. Enough seating with upstairs and room out the back too.

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Thank Martin C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

Been here a few times. Cake is lovely, drinks are good, the place itself is very funky but I sometimes find the staff a bit miserable & impatient. They also take quick long on your drinks sometimes. Overall, I do like this cafe and the decor is funny!

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Thank Amy-Coulter
Brighton, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

I kind of love this place, despite the fact that it's hygiene practices are, er, unconventional.....think dried on crud on your cutlery and hairy hippies sans any form of apron or hygiene wear (eventually) making your coffee and you've just about hit the mark. But you know what? Who cares?! It's a great atmosphere, the cakes are pretty good and... More 

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Worthing, England, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

Came here for the first time yesterday and I just had to go again today. The staff are friendly, the cake is delicious and the coffee is easily up there with the best in Brighton. The whole place is very quirky but in a genuine and effortless way, you can feel how much the staff and owners have put part... More 

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Thank James H
Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

They know their coffee, and a place that feels like home but doesn't look like it. Any chance you can bring back the eggs!?

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Thank DaddyG1008
London
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104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

I have to go to this cafe every time I'm in Brighton - it's so quirky, friendly and serves amazing coffee! The cake is also awesome - I had a fantastic fruit/fudge muffin recently!! Highly recommend this cafe.

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Thank EJanB
Paihia, New Zealand
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016 via mobile

Good atmosphere and amazing chai latte and vegan cakes! Reasonable prices and cool decoration. Will be back again

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Thank nicnic89
Brighton, United Kingdom
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195 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

My wife recently went to Ollies fish shack in the back garden and had some samples which she really liked. However..This Marwood itself recently scored 1 out of 5 for the Scores on the doors for food hygiene rating. Major improvement necessary. So officially dirty.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Free Wifi, Takeout
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 Ship Street, Brighton BN1 1AF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton

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