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Haven Cafe

Mudeford Quay, Christchurch BH23 4AB, England
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good20%
  • Average21%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible29%
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Mudeford Quay, Christchurch BH23 4AB, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ate here for the first time this week. We had a crab salad and a ham salad and 2 bottles of water which came to £22. The food was ok but presentation is poor. No salad dressing on the salad. The hard boiled egg which...More

Thank Sarah1303
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped in here again yesterday on a day visit to Mudeford. I have been coming here for many years, man and boy. This is a good value, nice quality Café with no thrills .... but great service and spotlessly clean. Great for Wheelchairs too .......More

Thank Roger G
Reviewed May 20, 2017

We stopped here for lunch on our way home from a few days in Poole. It was pouring with rain. We have been here many times for coffee but never had a meal. Set on the quayside, it is a beautiful spot. We ordered cod...More

Thank Deborah B
Reviewed May 19, 2017

Very average and overpriced for what you get. Nothing at all special for the area - Management needs some re training as a cafe like this should not be so hard work. Great location but much better value in the pub behind which does meals...More

Thank slammer9
Reviewed May 3, 2017 via mobile

2 x reasonable portions of average quality fish and chips in plastic tray.......£18!!!! Great position but....really?

Thank Holly B
Reviewed April 30, 2017

Do a great breakfast at a reasonable price, they catter for all ages so the kids will be happy very friendly staff and very helpful

Thank Anthony H
Reviewed April 25, 2017 via mobile

Took my elderly parents from Italy to enjoy a fish lunch by the sea. The location is amazing and the sun was shining, what could go wrong. My heart sank as I saw the rows of sorry looking crab sandwiches but as they're both in...More

Thank crabeaters
Reviewed April 23, 2017 via mobile

We visited this cafe as it was in a great location and as we walked by the food looked really good. I have to say though that it looked better than it tasted. I had the large cod and chips,which at £11.50 isn't cheap, and...More

Thank Stevie G
Reviewed April 22, 2017 via mobile

We ate here on the last day of our holiday and most of the food was left uneaten. We were overcharged and ended up getting a refund for both the kids meals and one adult meal. Expensive rubbish. The girl who resolved our problem was...More

Thank NMP1306
Reviewed March 30, 2017

We called into the Haven cafe in the hope that we could have a fish and chip takeaway that we could then eat in the comfort of our motorhome, parked on the quayside with the glorious view across to Hengestbury Head. Sadly, no takeaway but...More

Thank Daisy21Duke
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mudeford Quay, Christchurch BH23 4AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Christchurch
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