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Cafe Chandlers

1 The Quay, St Mawes, England
+44 1326 270998
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“cakes” (34 reviews)
“pizza” (8 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 The Quay, St Mawes, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited for breakfast. I ordered the scrambled egg on toast, and my wife, who has many food intolerances, also ordered scrambled egg (literally, just scrambled egg with nothing added). The staff were most accommodating and provided her salt-, fat-, butter-, milk- and bread-free scrambled...More

Thank John T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were pleased to find this cafe on a showery, windy cool day. Had to wait for a table. Coffee and cheese scone were good. Best of the eating places in St Mawes from what we coukd see.

Thank Jane D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice little cafe in a good area right by the harbour and a perfect spot to watch the world go by in the little village, the service was good even if you sat outside and there was water provided for dogs if you have one!...More

Thank Nomad2k17
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Whether you go cream first or jam first you can have some really nice cream teas from this cafe; either indoors or on the harbour front if the weather is fine. If you're living near by and fancy some food at home they also do...More

Thank Damian N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been here before. Still the same high standards. We each had a sandwich, I can recommend the Cornish brie and cranberry. It came with some nice salad trimmings and dressing along with some "real" crisps. We'll definitely be calling there again.

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in here as our last name is Chandler seemed appropriate. Very busy but managed to get a table, service was quick and food lovely, much better than the impression given by the cheap cafe laminated menus. Glad we risked it.

Thank chandler_alan
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

popped in here after appalling service up the road,if only we had known we would have made this our first choice the coffee is exellent the food freshly prepared and cooked well presented and reasonable priced, the staff friendly and helpful, would go back.

Thank Elizabeth E
Reviewed 10 August 2017

I have had, eat in, eat out and take out. All fine coffees and delicious food served with a smile and friendly prompt service. No where better to take a breakfast on a sunny morning in the outside seating area, whilst reading the days news....More

2  Thank Grampound
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Only had tea & coffee Nice clean and busy place Served outside opposite Very busy place with lots of local people also using this

Thank Elaine T
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

I stood for ages in the cafe while four ladies ran around panicking, I've never seen such chaos. When a male customer entered he was greeted immediately, I was still invisible. They also started to serve him too. when I butted in and complained I...More

Thank dythda
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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 The Quay, St Mawes, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Truro District  >  Roseland Peninsula  >  St Mawes
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 270998
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