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The Bay Tree


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Certificate of Excellence2016 Winner


British, Cafe, Contemporary
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed our visit today. We regularly pop in for coffee and cake but today went for a meal. My brothers club sandwich was huge. My mum had lovely cheesecake and I went for the omelette. Given it all came in under £30 I was...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank AdrianM1136
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this place for the first time last week after never really knowing it was there as it's out the way slightly. I must say the appearance of the place is lovely and very quaint (minus the broken glass from obvious damage to one of...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank johnskelton999
Reviewed August 4, 2019

Very nice homemade soup served by friendly staff. Nice setting with outdoor seating next to canal. Easy access to shopping area

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank bella91_12
Reviewed August 1, 2019

Popped in here for lunch and certainly wasn’t disappointed. A good choice of fayre and all served up by very enthusiastic staff. Let’s hope you go on a warm day,so you are able to sit outside and take in the tranquil setting.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank freddiedoncaster
Reviewed June 23, 2019

The Bay Tree is a hidden gem we call in on Thursdays for lunch. We have never had a bad meal All the food is cooked fresh and the service is very quick and friendly I had the chilli with rice n garlic bread absolutely...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank Brenda T
Reviewed May 27, 2019 via mobile

Wow! What a gem! We’ve gone past this little bistro lots of times on our boat but we’ve never been in... today was our first visit and we will definitely be back! The attention to detail and excellent service of the waitresses, as well as...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank eleanore832
Reviewed May 25, 2019 via mobile

We were a group of 4 adults (1 expectant mother) arriving on at midday on a lovely sunny day. All of the outdoor tables beside the lovely Chesterfield Canal were occupied, so we sat inside, which was entirely empty. The waiting staff looked stressed with...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Q9144ZYmariad
Reviewed May 4, 2019

Been here a few times now moving to Retford shortly. I travel a lot and this breakfast is better then £29 full English in best hotels in London. Staff are always pleasant no rush and the coffee is good. Will be visiting often. Food all...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank StanWinfield
Reviewed April 16, 2019 via mobile

Called in here for breakfast and coffee it was a lovely change to find somewhere music isn’t blaring out. It was really peaceful and a nice setting at the side of the canal. Lovely coffee. My husband had the vegetarian breakfast and I had the...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Jill H
Reviewed March 31, 2019

Called today for coffee and cake, sat outside and waited 15 mins and no one came out so went inside we were given menus and told someone would come and take our order! 10 mins later we ordered coffee and cakes our coffee was served...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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