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CJs Cafe Bar

Open Now: 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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Best coffee in town

Cosy and unconventional interior in old picturesque section of the high street. Cakes could be... read more

Reviewed January 22, 2018
rosemarykeyte
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East Grinstead, United Kingdom
Slightly “over cooked”

A really nice place good beer and excellent starters only spoilt slightly by over cooked fish and... read more

Reviewed September 22, 2017
Bob M
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London, United Kingdom
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  • Average0%
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  • Terrible3%
7 Sep 2018
“This place is simply superb ”
6 Aug 2018
“Lunch with a good friend”
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55-57 High Street, East Grinstead RH19 3DD, England
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Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

We’ve had a few awesome breakfasts at CJ’s and now we’ve had dinner - fish platter for two. Very very nice and plentiful. Thank you guys This place is definitely worth going to (they have rooms as well....!!!!) The food is good quality The atmosphere...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Cjs in East Grinstead is an ideal place to meet friends and have lunch or just a cuppa. I had Chicken Caeser Salad which was fresh and plentiful. My friend had a Hallumi and Grape Salad. Also very nice. They have outside seating overlooking the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed January 22, 2018

Cosy and unconventional interior in old picturesque section of the high street. Cakes could be fresher and staff not over friendly. Order and pay at the counter and drinks and food brought to your table. There is also a rooftop terrace for balmier weather.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank rosemarykeyte
Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

A really nice place good beer and excellent starters only spoilt slightly by over cooked fish and chips “crunchy batter is a no-no”. That said really enjoyed the service and atmosphere so all in all -it gets a four score 😃

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Bob M
Reviewed April 18, 2017 via mobile

Great food , great service , great staff, our food was delicious and good value for money and a good selection of wine , good ambiance , will visit again .

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Malcolm P
Reviewed April 14, 2017

We ordered Fish and Chips and the Veggie burger, both cooked well and nicely presented. Followed my cocktails - the Espresso Martini was lovely

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank karen b
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

CJs is the perfect venue for a sunny day as it has a delightful terrace overlooking the church. Morning coffee easily blends into lunch as the menu is so tempting and all cooked fresh; salads, sandwiches & wraps or go all out on a sharing...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank SarahfromSussex
Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

Always a great place for either a quiet contemplation or social end of the day glass of wine. It has an upstairs open air balcony partly covered from the elements with a smokers area. Becky, the manager, has an efficient and likeable approach to her...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Aquafever
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Good food ,lovely atmosphere and friendly staff what more could you ask for in East Grinstead, will definitely be back

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Deefox
Reviewed September 27, 2016

A group of friends recently ate here at a table near the back which we had reserved, on a Friday evening. We all ordered meals and everyone enjoyed their food, which was nicely cooked and presented. The menu has got so much better recently with...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank RainbirdM
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