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Urban Ground

2A Bolton Road, Eastbourne BN21 3JX, England
+44 1323 410751
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cakes” (56 reviews)
“pastrami” (11 reviews)
“flat bread” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2A Bolton Road, Eastbourne BN21 3JX, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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 3 weeks ago 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

1  Thank Debra G
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

Good quality coffee and unusual choice of homemade cakes/pastries. We had the Afghan Biscuit - delicious! Nice busy vibe, smaller style tables and offer take away. Will come again.

Thank Kevin G
Reviewed January 7, 2018 via mobile

Popped into Urban Ground this morning for breakfast. We had savoury muffins and a bacon ciabatta roll with lattes and cappuccino. Great tasting food, really smooth coffees and fantastic service. Highly recommended and on our list to visit again soon 😎

Thank MartinBlount
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

So I’m regular here used to have great coffee but unfortunately with the expansion the coffee made by the new staff has been very bitter, The price increase!! How can you justify such high price increase of 8% I understand things have gone up in...More

2  Thank Cbarns
Reviewed December 17, 2017 via mobile

We have been customers here for a long time. Great coffee but the price has risen sharply over the past year. At £3 now it’s just too high and will encourage us to go elsewhere sadly.

1  Thank RPLondon0
Reviewed November 12, 2017

Cosy and relaxing. Great coffee with guest coffees. Good Tea pigs Tea as well. Cakes and light lunches very good. My favorite in Eastbourne.

Thank Kimbearly28
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$4 - $6
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids
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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