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Porters Coffee Shop

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19 Bridge Street, Helmsley, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is our local for a cup of tea and cake, Lovely to sit outised and enjoy the weather in the shade of the terrace at the rear...... All the staff are great although we miss the chap who recently left for Spain.

1 Thank ABRDF
Filby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Just popped in for a lunchtime sandwich. Sat outside and food was delivered quickly and with a lovely side salad. Food, staff, service and surroundings all excellent at very good value. Would highly recommend.

Thank tonyrA8079SW
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dropped for a coffee to be met by the usual friendly staff. A cup of coffee and pot of ginger and lemon grass tea was very refreshing. We normally call every couple of months or so when visiting relatives and have never been disappointed. Although we did not eat on this occasion, they had their usual display of freshly made... More 

Thank Woodentop1130
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9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a job choosing from the lovely home made cakes and scones. We enjoyed what we had with a nice tea and coffee. Sat outside, lovely hanging baskets - just don't sit under one!

Thank GRP55
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Custard slices Coffee and walnut the coffee is huge and we had cream and fruit served with cake. LOVELY owner and the girls very good service, when cold theres a cracking real coal fire ice cream in back room.

Thank Cassie05
Scarborough, United Kingdom
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7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This little coffee shop is a hidden gem in Helmsley. Been there twice now in the last few weeks. First time there had a delicious Coronation sandwich and shared a slice of lemon meringue. That meringue was the best I've ever tasted as it was made Italian style. If it's on the menu have it because it will blow your... More 

1 Thank pistonbroke58
Mansfield, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We only ever intend morning coffee or afternoon tea but such is the quality of their cakes and pastries that we usually prove that we are simply 'made of straw'

Thank MJP1083
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8 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My Husband and I came from Australia and went to have an afternoon tea there . Honestly the cake and tea not much different from other coffee shops . Price , food and service is average . Environment is average and I don't feel comfortable at all . I will prefer go to other tea house in the same town... More 

Thank Anni L
York, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have coffee here several times a week. Serves mainly light snacks, cakes & refreshments, lovely home made ice cream in summer. Highly recommended!

Thank Alison J
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always busy, loved by locals. Good food & friendly staff.Outside area with a chimneyer.Dogs welcome outside and in the back room.

Thank Paula C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cafe, British
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Bridge Street, Helmsley, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Helmsley
  • Phone Number: 01439-77-15-55

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?