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School House Coffee Bar

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Certificate of Excellence2018 - 2019 Winner
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Situated in a renovated grammar school offering a wide range of freshly prepared cakes and lunches. The School House offers the finest artisan coffee and loose tea. During the evenings offers a selection of finest cheeses and charcuterie platters, which can be accompanied with a chilled glass of wine.
PRICE RANGE
$3 - $6
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
CUISINES
British, Cafe
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Takeout, Validated Parking
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We popped into the School House Coffee Bar for a light lunch and a coffee which we thoroughly enjoyed. The staff were efficient, friendly and helpful and the food was very good. They have a fairly good menu, plus a daily specials board. They are...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank John R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Arrived at 11.01 on a Sunday, 7 hungry cyclists. Was told we had missed breakfast and could only have cakes or Sunday lunch. Wanted something a bit more substantial but not a big lunch so went to Riverside cafe instead. Only one minute late don't...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Katrina W
Littlejane570, Owner at School House Coffee Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

I am sorry we disappointed you and would have loved to have served breakfast to all the customers that turned up after 11am on Sunday but as we serve Sunday lunch from 12 we need that hour to get ready for lunch. I can assure...More

Reviewed May 6, 2019 via mobile

We are regulars here when it comes to Coffee and Cakes. We decided recently to try Sunday Lunch for the first time for a family Birthday on many recommendations and Wow! what a a great recommendation it was. I can honestly say it was the...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank LincolnKaren
Littlejane570, Owner at School House Coffee Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

So pleased you had a lovely Sunday lunch, I will pass on your comments to our chefs and front of house staff. Thank you Jane

Reviewed May 4, 2019

We visited a couple of weeks ago and the end of the restaurant became a party for at least twelve people with tables pushed together. We round the sides were very marginalised. At the the party table a girl breast fed her baby in full...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank Phyllis M
Littlejane570, Owner at School House Coffee Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, we where extremely busy on the Saturday lunch time when you visited and chose to seat near a large party which had reserved a table. I apologise that your mocha was not hot enough but I believe that was rectified...More

Reviewed April 14, 2019

I went there yesterday and what a gem the staff were really lovely with great service and atmosphere to match it there was a good selection of food and drink. A selection of gifts to buy and it had a lot of charm with being...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Rooty1960
Littlejane570, Owner at School House Coffee Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we look forward to seeing you again. Jane

Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

Called in for a coffee and a bacon sandwich on gluten free bread. Coffee and sandwich good. Nice atmosphere and pleasant helpful staff.More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank PhilC00
Littlejane570, Owner at School House Coffee Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, please always ask regarding gluten free options. Our warm Hallumi & olive salad also our chicken & chorizo salad are gluten free but some of our specials can be altered to suit your dietary requirements....More

Reviewed March 14, 2019

Very nice place, lots of little gifts to look at, and jars of pickles etc. Lovely atmosphere and all home made scones and cakes.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank bernardjb_12
Littlejane570, Owner at School House Coffee Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking time to write a review, we look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed March 13, 2019

On a cold and rainy day, a warm welcome was found at the School House. Parking available, homemade soup, delicious, great range of homemade cakes.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 898anne1066
Reviewed March 11, 2019 via mobile

Fantastic breakfast and great coffee and service, polite staff and good menu, well worth the money, not the cheapest but the quality and quantity definitely match the price. Off the beaten track but easy to find and parking

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank K4437AUdavidj
Littlejane570, Owner at School House Coffee Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, glad you enjoyed your breakfast.

Reviewed February 27, 2019 via mobile

Love this place, delicious specials, great veggie dishes, can't fault anything I have eaten. Staff are friendly and efficient

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank pollya1234
Littlejane570, Owner at School House Coffee Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, glad you enjoy visiting. Our vegetarian dish of the week at the moment is portobello mushroom with bubble and squeak rounds and vegetables always a favourite.

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