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The Living Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner

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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Cafe, British
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Table Service, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
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All reviews brunch rarebit sandwiches burger salad potatoes independent cafe lovely little cafe bubble and squeak earl street fresh food town centre home made varied menu lovely lunch lovely food chips
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Always a nice place to eat lunch with reasonable prices. Had a delicious selection of vegetables (tomatoes, avocado, peppers) served on rye bread. They had run out of sweet potato fries though which I would have swapped my chips for. Did find a hair though...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Meryl R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just off the main high streets, a pleasant little hideaway. Lovely selection of goodies. Staff are friendly. Decor is relaxing (some places can be over decorated and make me feel queasy). Highly recommend 🤗

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Mel H
Reviewed May 9, 2019 via mobile

Popped into this cafe for a small spot of lunch before a wedding and we were really pleased that we did. Lovely sandwiches and chips and a scrummy piece of Victoria sponge. Very pleasant staff that made the whole lunch worth coming.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank JasonVR46
Reviewed May 9, 2019 via mobile

Popped into this little gem for lunch before my nephews wedding. Smallish place but lovely. Lovely people & food was delicious. Well worth a visit if you’re looking for a bite to eat.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank 524gillt
Reviewed May 9, 2019 via mobile

Met a friend for brunch and chose the rarebit from the specials menu and my friend had a keto friendly full English! So accommodating and we had a lovely chat with the owners when they had some down time. Will definitely be visiting again to...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank oliviamX9772XD
Reviewed April 25, 2019

Visited for the first time after finding out about it here. Lovely little cafe, tucked away in Earl Street. Ordered a toasted cheese and ham sandwich which was delicious served with a few beautifully cooked chunky chips. Not a huge amount but just enough. Although...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank wendy n
Reviewed April 16, 2019 via mobile

Such a lovely little cafe . The ladies worked really hard to keep their customers happy. I ordered a omelette with salad which was tasty. Would defo go back :-)

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank 30annemariea
Reviewed April 5, 2019 via mobile

I'm a coeliac and my wife is a vegan so finding places to eat can be a pain, but this little cafe in Maidstone provides great lunch options for us both. Today we've both had a delicious panini and chips, plus they often do dessert...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank 632alisterw
Reviewed February 3, 2019

This is a great little gem , a varied menu which staff are also happy to personalise for you . Great friendly service , appears to be family run and very well too! . Have had breakfast there for 3 Sundays on the trot ....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Tosh2136
Reviewed February 2, 2019

Fresh, local ingredients, great atmosphere and the owner (Patrick?) is super friendly. We'll be back!

Date of visit: February 2019
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April 6, 2019|
Response from KirstyL751 | Property representative |
Our breakfast is All day!
December 20, 2018|
Response from KirstyL751 | Property representative |
Yes, small well behaved dogs are not a problem! And outside we have space for the bigger companions!
February 10, 2018|
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Response from Hooch2015 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are open sundays
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