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Refectory Cafe - CLOSED

High St, Ely CB7 4DL, England
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good36%
  • Average0%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
4 May 2017
“This isn't closed”
20 Aug 2016
“Coffee and cake”
Restaurant Hours Closed
High St, Ely CB7 4DL, England
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Reviewed May 4, 2017 via mobile

When we did our tour of Ely Cathedral a drink was included in the fee, probably to give you time in between tours. Lovely little cafe, which was quite full, with a choice of hot drinks and lunches. When I originally tried to look this...More

Thank SteveS1970
Reviewed August 20, 2016

Coffee was excellent and the innovative young man who served us provided cream from the coffee supplies to have with our

Thank lindsayr684
Reviewed August 7, 2015

Dropped into the Cafe when we visited the Cathedral and whilst it is a typical attraction cafe in some ways, is quite different in many others. Range of food was fairly standard but the cakes and confections were way above those normally found in these...More

Thank tartnjohn
Reviewed August 4, 2015

My wife and I went to this Café for lunch with two friends and it was very nice. The surroundings are very pleasant whether you go inside or out, the food choice is good, both hot and cold food on offer, and there are plenty...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed November 17, 2014

Following a tour round beautiful Ely Cathedral we had lunch in the Refectory. I had a plate of sandwiches with salad garnish and crisps, and my husband had the largest jacket potato and cheese ever, which thankfully had been in an oven and not microwave....More

Thank kathryn w
Reviewed June 1, 2014

This cafe is located on the High Street in Ely, approx 3 mins by foot from the Cathedral. It serves simple British cafe food which was just what we were looking for at breakfast. The cafe was clearly full of locals which was a good...More

Thank SamandPhilip864
Reviewed May 9, 2014

Food was reasonably priced and tasty. It is however very small with tables outside so if you are visiting on a wet day get in early as it gets very crowded.

Thank Gerry L
Reviewed March 16, 2012

Had a cup of tea as part of the tour of the cathedreal & were going to eat lunch until we saw the prices. £2.50 for a small sausage roll that looked overcooked & burnt. Ploughmans was £4.75 & filled potatoes a similar price. There...More

1  Thank apollo12
Reviewed March 8, 2012

Clean fresh snacks and drinks served by friendly staff in a clean area of the cathedral

Thank geoff_grayton
Reviewed February 22, 2012

Really busy, lovely cakes especially the chocolate. used my free tea/ coffee voucher from the inclusive Cathedral admission ticket

Thank Sandra C
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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: High St, Ely CB7 4DL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Ely
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