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Bottega Dei Sapori

8 High Street, Alton GU34 1BN, England
+44 1420 88988
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good21%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“panini” (25 reviews)
“cakes” (35 reviews)
“pasta” (8 reviews)
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Cafe, Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
8 High Street, Alton GU34 1BN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I like this place. The service isn't quick but that isn't the point. If you want quick there are the usual coffee shop chains a few paces down the street. I usually have a latte and have had that drink here but this time I...More

Thank Stephen O
Reviewed September 21, 2017

Having read the reviews here, we called in for coffee and cakes. The coffee, made with Bourbon Arabica beans, was excellent. The cakes were not so good. Perhaps we were just unlucky. Although only half full, the service was friendly, but a little slow.

Thank UkAlwaystravelling
Reviewed August 26, 2017

Really good drinks and food, all very competitively priced. The staff are friendly and helpful, the service excellent

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Reviewed August 9, 2017

Have been a few times now and enjoyed each time. I feel comfortable on my own if I want to pop in for a cup of tea and cake and equally comfortable with friends. I've been there for coffee, lunch and afternoon tea - all...More

Thank cholloway48
Reviewed August 9, 2017

Tizzy & Maggie have been here for years. & since the place was enlarged & also developed a patio in the garden it's even more busy than ever. There have been days when people are prepared to queue & wait for a table. Foo is...More

Thank Martin H
Reviewed August 6, 2017

A lovely, independent coffee shop serving excellent coffee with the bonus of cakes and light lunches! In the upper it is lovely to sit int he small walled garden at the back of the shop. There is a deli too.

Thank Toria R
Reviewed August 3, 2017

Excellent ham and taleggio panini. There cannot be a better panini for miles. Good coffee and good service too.

Thank Chris G
Reviewed July 11, 2017

Family owned and run, you get a warm welcome, often from the owners. ice surroundings and garden out the back, tempting Italian foodstuffs for sale, and the light lunches are great. My favourite is a toasted ham and cheese croissant!

Thank hinksrev
Reviewed June 13, 2017

This is owned by an Italian who has charisma and a wife who is the chef. A great coffee shop with an iIalian deli on the side. They offer good lunches, dine in or take away. Have been going for years now and never been...More

Thank jane_costigan
Reviewed May 28, 2017

We stopped in for coffee, but decided to go ahead and eat a couple of paninis as well. Service was friendly and energetic. The coffees we ordered were perfect. My chicken panini was very good. The chicken was very fresh and tasty. The lettuce was...More

Thank Kristina D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $13
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 High Street, Alton GU34 1BN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Alton
  • Phone Number: +44 1420 88988
  • E-mail
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