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Urban Ground

2A Bolton Road, Eastbourne BN21 3JX, England
+44 1323 410751
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cakes” (57 reviews)
“pastrami” (11 reviews)
“flat bread” (5 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2A Bolton Road, Eastbourne BN21 3JX, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We are regular visitors and like mothing more than to go on a Sunday for coffee and sour dough toast. Sadly on the last two occasions sour dough has not been the same. What has happened to the delicious scrummy seeded bread? Nice friendly staff...More

Thank jntfor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely shop with a chilled atmosphere inside. speciality coffee was promised and it did not disappoint! I had a soya milk latte, not only did it come at the perfect temperature but it looked absolutely stunning. A beautiful pattern on the top, creamy milk...More

Thank davidoxborrow67
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had the pleasure of visiting this independent coffee house with my wife this last Saturday. The coffee was very nice. We both also had a slice of raspberry and coconut sandwich cake. Very sinful but equally delicious. Would recommend instead of always going to the...More

Thank stevegodfrey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Popped in for a drink with a friend whilst visiting Eastbourne. Average tasting cappuncino and tea, Cappuncino pricey at £3.00, so may not return!

1  Thank Rosemary C
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Met for coffee with a friend. Had excellent service, the coffee was delicious and had lovely cakes and teacakes too. Would definitely recommend this place over any other coffee shop in Eastbourne. It is very busy and sometimes getting a table is a little annoying,...More

Thank Teach1690
Reviewed April 10, 2018

Staff were friendly and polite. There wasn't anything on offer for vegans so our friend had to go without a cake-y item but we had salted caramel brownies and they were amazing. Really really gooey and fudgy. Wouldn't recommend the kale smoothie unless you're brave,...More

Thank Etienne N
Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

Not a coffee person so cant review on coffee But bf tried the homemade chai latte Its ok but not fantastic, more cinnamon would be lovely! But food is amazing! Good food for vegetarian even though I am not a veggie, not sure about vegan...More

Thank Anne L
Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

Fruit scone was nice, Victoria sponge was light and tasty. Coffee was good. Service was good. Good place for a rest from shops

Thank Jo B
Reviewed March 5, 2018

I'm not a Black Coffee Drinker, accept for when i come here with my husband. The Coffee they serve at Urban Ground is too acidic for Dairy Alternatives, the drink just splits. It looks like vomit in a cup. Just go with Black coffee. The...More

Thank fran1dale
Reviewed February 20, 2018 via mobile

Met with friends last week for a coffee, was gobsmacked by the price of the coffee, £3.00!!!! When it arrived (small cup) it was mainly all froth, bitter and not much coffee. Needless to say won't be going back, would advice the owner to take...More

2  Thank Debra G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$4 - $5
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2A Bolton Road, Eastbourne BN21 3JX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Eastbourne
  • Phone Number: +44 1323 410751
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Independent coffee shop serving speciality direct trade coffee, whole leaf teas, filled artisan breads and homemade cakes. We now also run the cafe at at the Towner Gallery, College Road, Eastbourne. It is on the 2nd Floor with awesome views. Licensed with local craft beers, fine wines and bubbles!
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