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Wells Cathedral Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2017, 2019 Winner

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Vegetarian Friendly
Cafe, British
Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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All reviews lunch cheese scone cakes seafood chowder salad high stools nice cafe lovely tea wells cathedral tea and cake quick snack food on offer limited menu morning coffee gluten free options fresh food service was prompt
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We sat outside and had a cream tea. The scones are about the best ever, the teapot holds a lot for one, cream was nice and the jam a bit ordinary. The prices seem steep but looking at the portions you could probably share a...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank loubaz
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Very, very disappointed with how things have changed here since our last visit a year ago. Profit and convenience over quality. What was once a good value treat lunch no longer reflects the home cooked fare that attracted us here. It is still, I’m sure...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank misscowley
Reviewed June 25, 2019

A group of 7 of us visited at 10.30 am and the café was quiet but the service was very slow. My coffee was lukewarm which is not acceptable when paying £2.80 for it. When a second member of staff appeared I asked for it...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Hazelnut38
Reviewed June 22, 2019

Cup of coffe and a piece of cake. Very busy at thr time, so well used. Not overly pricey. Hot food and snacks avaiable.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Kenneth M
Reviewed May 16, 2019

They had a meal deal, quiches, sandwiches and good soups when we visited. the cafe is upstairs, but there is a lift if you cant do stairs. Great food at a reasonable price. they also offer water bottle fill ups.

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed May 10, 2019

Had coffee -2 mugs after 2.30 pm -free top ups. Good home make Bakewell tart. Pleasant café up stairs-there is a small lift.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank liz1910
Reviewed April 24, 2019 via mobile

Visited after wandering around the Cathedral. Had a lovely coffee and delicious simnel cake!! They had a really good selection of cakes, scones, sandwiches etc, which all looked really yummie

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank laurafrances345
Reviewed April 18, 2019

While visiting Wells Cathedral with a good friend in September, we stopped into the Wells Cathedral Café for Tea Cakes, while on the way to the Cathedral Shop. Our friend, who was doing a fabulous job as our “tour guide,” made the only mistake of...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank The_Loup_Garou
Reviewed April 16, 2019 via mobile

Great coffee here and plenty of cakes and pastries. Nothing more substantial for lunch when we were there though.Friendly staff, spotless loos.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Timbo3765
Reviewed April 15, 2019

What a treasure of a find, the staff are wonderful and the fresh food available for a cafe is outstanding, fresh flowers on every table and competitively priced, we had been to Blenheim Palace the previous day and the cafe food was overpriced and terrible.A...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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April 25, 2018|
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The opening hours are listed under the restaurant details or check via their website
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