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Cafe Thyme

The Dells, Bishops Stortford, England
+44 1279 506379
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“lunch” (33 reviews)
“sandwich” (13 reviews)
“scones” (12 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Dells, Bishops Stortford, England
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Reviewed November 16, 2016

The people were nice and the place comfortable but the food was not great - soup was too salty though beneath that ok, while baked potato was only part cooked. Bread to go with the soup was from a sliced loaf - a little unusual...More

1  Thank mashie44
Reviewed November 9, 2016

Arrived this afternoon and what a suprise. Lamps and warming blankets outside. Great touch to go with great homemade soups. Fantastic European touch. Hot mackerel, toms and horseradish toastie with a lovely marshmallow latte. See you Ladies before Xmas

Thank Archee E
Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

Breakfast was delicious- poached eggs on rye with smashed avocado. Staff friendly & took their time to provide delicious and well-presented food. Child-friendly, relaxed atmosphere.

Thank Anna R
Reviewed October 18, 2016

This place is OK for a cup of coffee, The food is two bells. It's edible but much of it seems to have been microwaved. Seating is cramped and service fairly indifferent

1  Thank addaykin
Reviewed October 10, 2016 via mobile

Visited this warm,welcoming cafe for breakfast.The staff were polite,chatty and helpful,prompt service,top quality freshly prepared tasty full English, perfect poached eggs,choice of granary,whole meal or white toast..delivered with a smile. Highly recommended :)

Thank nessy1971V
Reviewed October 7, 2016

I have visited this cafe for breakfast and enjoyed their bacon and avocado gluten-free sandwich, which is served with salad and coleslaw. One cake is always gluten-free and so far I have sampled the blueberry and lemon cake, filled with fresh cream; it was delicious....More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

With seating both inside and outside you can choose weather to embrace the chilly weather or enjoy a warm (dare I say superb) coffee inside. All of the food is fresh inside with lovely aromas of salad and the typical 'Brittish' smell of fresh scones....More

Thank Jane W
Reviewed October 1, 2016

The staff here are never rude and always smiling. Have a problem, speak to the staff and don't hide. I have been coming here for 2 years now and never had a problem. The food is always fresh and plenty of it. The new superfood...More

Thank Archee E
Reviewed September 29, 2016

Stopped with my granddaughter in her buggy for lunch and had a really nice super food salad which I enjoyed. My granddaughter (not yet 2) had humous dippers and was very pleased to have a very own fork with which she also ate her sandwiches...More

Thank GerbilQueen
Reviewed September 28, 2016

I returned to Cafe Thyme a few days ago and had a delicious Spice Chicken and Avocado Wrap from the Specials of the Day menu.... and as if it couldn't get better Home Made Bread Pudding!!! They even had a coach party of about 17...More

Thank Timelord187
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Dells, Bishops Stortford, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Bishops Stortford
  • Phone Number: +44 1279 506379
This cafe used to be called Phillers. It has been taken over by new owners and has been open for just over 1 year.
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