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Coffee @ Chesneys

Dragonville Retail Park, Durham, England
+44 7852 946418
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
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“cakes” (17 reviews)
“bread” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British
$$ - $$$
Dragonville Retail Park, Durham, England
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Reviewed April 30, 2015

We thought this was a tiny little corner shop but on entering its deceiving, will easily seat 50 people. Coffee was lovely and food, a huge selection, was very nice. Staff are dressed very smartly and are friendly. This was our first visit but will...More

1  Thank Hils95
Reviewed March 24, 2015

We found them rather unfriendly on a number of occasions to the extent of getting the order wrong once through not listening properly because they were distracted. We were made to feel that we were getting in their way by wanting to be served and...More

4  Thank Dipsyofnine
Reviewed January 17, 2015

My husband uses this cafe when we visit these shops from Hartlepool, I have a wander round tk maxx while he goes to chesneys for a bacon sandwich and a coffee. He states it's the best coffee he has tasted, and a nice bacon sandwich...More

2  Thank Lily B
Reviewed January 1, 2015

we called in on a rainy afternoon. coffee was great for a start, they asked you how you wanted it, and all of the other things. great range of food too. bacon is good! staff are friendly

2  Thank theoh2002
Reviewed December 3, 2014 via mobile

We all called in for a mid morning snack. The coffee was great, the service excellent, and the food good and reasonably priced. An excellent value for money cafe well worth a visit.

Thank Normieb41
Reviewed October 30, 2014

I have been going to this lovely little coffee shop with my parter for some time now and we love this little shop, the staff are so friendly and helpful! The owners daughter is especially helpful, always goes out of the way to make sure...More

Thank Jane M
Reviewed July 31, 2014

Great value, fantastic fresh home made food in a small cafe. The staff are friendly and always welcome my toddler and I. I am a regular visitor and never had a complaint.

Thank MrsSAUK
Reviewed June 29, 2014

Great value and ambience for a little coffee shop with competition from local supermarket, fastfood chains etc - the cakes have that home made touch to them and I have always enjoyed my visit here

Thank MagentaJo
Reviewed June 26, 2014 via mobile

This place is better than some of the popular cafe's if you are in the Dragonville park visit this place instead of the cafe's in Tesco and B & Q. The staff are helpful and friendly and the cakes are lovely, all good value for...More

Thank Lesley T
Reviewed June 26, 2014

I hate the phrase "hidden gem" but this is a great little coffee shop. Much better quality and value than some more lauded competitors in Durham. Great cakes, good tea/coffee at an excellent price. If you're shopping at Dragonville then avoid the cafés in Tesco...More

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July 26, 2017|
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Response from catherine w | Reviewed this property |
they dont do afternoon tea as such but they serve an afternoon tea if you get what i mean, none of the fancy cake stands but you can get sandwiches and cakes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dragonville Retail Park, Durham, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  County Durham  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +44 7852 946418
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