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Fortify Cafe

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32 High Street | Kent, Maidstone ME14 1JF, England
+44 1622 670533
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Today
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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All hours
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu - Sat 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Im not a vegan , but this is my favourite eatery. The kebab is incredible and the milkshakes are perfect. Could do with a bit more space however highly recommend.

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Thank Kate D
London
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I went here with my partner and mother for lunch. I had a quiche & salad and the others had lasagne. I am not a vegan but I was gobsmacked that it didn't contain any dairy, as the quality and taste was amazing! If I could eat food like this every day, I would be a vegan I'm sure. The... More 

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Thank Salc71
Kent, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food, amazing olives, really tasty falafel and loads of wheat and gluten free options. I went with a coomitted meat eater who enjoyed it too! Highly recommend this lovely little place. P.S. 10% off for Vegan Society members

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Thank Sharne123
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Old school cafe feel and a lovely place to have your lunch. Club sandwich looks and taste amazing, so do the cakes. Even though my boyfriend is far from being vegan, he enjoyed lunch there, especially proper coffee made with oat milk

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Thank AniaKes
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a really lovely, quaint cafe serving really yummy vegan food. The coffee was excellent and I had a green smoothie which was so great that I went back the next day to have another one! The seitan kebab is really great. The burger also looked fantastic.

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Thank Leah A
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Service at the counter was a little slow but once the food was ordered it came really quickly. The staff were really friendly. The food was delicious! They offer a wide range of vegan food so great for those looking to try new vegan dishes. They also sell a lot of unique vegan products that you may not find elsewhere... More 

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Thank Charley H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

Great Friday night takeaway , frittata I think with roast veg and the cheddar cheeze . And a mix of three delicious salads the one with raw cauliflower was divine , so much flavour . I love fortify salads , something sadly lacking in most other cafes . As unimaginative and dreary . Fortifys are always inventive , great mix... More 

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Thank CosmicAngela
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

I'm not a vegan but I appreciate vegan food and do enjoy it still. I came here after hearing lots about it. The sandwiches are amazing and I was able to have it on gluten free bread and change around some of the fillings. The gluten free brownies are some of the best I've ever had!

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Thank Charlotteecc12
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

I popped in and got some chocolate cake to take to my little brothers birthday party. I haven't tried the cake yet but it looks amazing, I had a hot chocolate which was delicious.. I had a little look and the other food that people were eating and it looked good, I will definitely be back to try more.. staff... More 

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Thank kelkelanne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

love their cake especially lemon and almond, being gluten free could be daunting but I enjoyed the quality of the food offered here...great taste with different variety

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$3 - $20
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Vegan, Gluten Free
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 High Street | Kent, Maidstone ME14 1JF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Maidstone
  • Phone Number: +44 1622 670533
Description
Fortify Cafe is Maidstone's first vegan eatery, offering some of the best home-cooked food in a relaxed and stylish setting. From delicious quiches and fritattas to home-made cakes, everything on offer at Fortify is meat, dairy and egg free. Eveything we serve at Fortify Cafe is made on the premises with fresh, local ingredients. We specialise in wholesome, delicious food - that also happens to be vegan. Lots of our dishes are also suitable for those seeking wheat & gluten free alternatives, so just ask if you're not sure!

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