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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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Cafe, British
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We returned after a while of not going. Food is good but the pricing had increased massively breakfast and coffee is now over £15. Plus no flex to swap items if you don't like toms or mushrooms the hard luck.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank KingstonKeen1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best coffee - well ever, and in sensible sized cups, not buckets. Always my first choice for coffee and a light meal. I was in a lift coming up from the John Lewis car park once when a man asked ( to the lift...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank valise
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great warm welcome without being in your face. Lovely healthy selection of snacks, food, smoothies and of course coffee. Food was great and tasty, service was quick and polite. Over all glad I found this little gem.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank David A
Reviewed April 17, 2019 via mobile

Great place for breakfast - very busy on a late Saturday morning and deservedly so. Great breakfast selection with an imaginative menu, great ingredients and decent portions. Poached eggs on avocado and sourdough just superb. And great coffee. Not cheap, but then again, one breakfast...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank MartinT231
Reviewed April 11, 2019

The staff here are very friendly and the do good light lunches and cakes, including a wide range of gluten free options. However the big 'coffee' sign in the window reminds us that this place is all about the coffee and not at all concerned...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank MooseJar
Reviewed March 29, 2019 via mobile

Second visit here and their breakfasts are simply the best - beautiful vegetarian breakfast this time with poached eggs, smashed avocado, mushrooms, sourdough bread - should have taken a picture but looked so good I had to tuck in! Their cakes look fab as well...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed March 23, 2019 via mobile

By far the best coffeee shop in Kingston, food is always fresh and appetising. It’s small so if you don’t get an individual table you may end up sharing the large table that runs down the middle, not a big deal. The coffee is made...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank andymrobinson
Reviewed March 6, 2019

This is a typical trendy cafe where you shouldn't be surprised if you end up sharing a table which is fine if you like that sort of thing. The food was fine but nothing particularly special (a fry up is a fry up really...) but...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank GeorginaRS
Reviewed March 1, 2019

Good coffee but minor issue dealt with very poorly, so poor we won't be back. Plenty of other choice in Kingston with good coffee and good service.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 806chrisf
Reviewed February 3, 2019

Really love this place. The food is fresh and wholesome, with a good selection of sweet and savoury dishes for vegetarians/vegans. Generous portions - salads, quiches, frittata, toasties, soup and specials. Juices and smoothies, excellent coffee. My usual choice is their simple and perfectly cooked...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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