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The Bakery Cafe

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1 The Green, Sherborne DT9 3HY, England
+44 1935 813264
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17:00 - 21:00
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Thu - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
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Sherborne, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017

Wonderful fresh bread tops the list of quality foods including large slabs of chocolate brownie, good coffee, relaxed and intimate surroundings.

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Thank Jennifer D
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

have been here several times so can happily recommend such treats as the bakers eggs, the cakes always tick the boxes and my son who is rather fussy when it comes to food will happily devour the flavour of the day foccacia a very casual and friendly atmosphere with nice nibbles and an unhurried experience always ticks the boxes for... More 

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Thank Tony B
Sturminster Newton, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017

love just dropping in for a mug of tea and warm toast. Toast is always nice and chunky always hot and delicious.

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Thank twiztrussler
Bristol, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

Best coffe best cakes fun cafe could not visit Sherbourne without a stop at the Bakery cafe difficult to chose a cake. All excellent

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Thank Margaret P
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Excellent access to all the smells and great visibility of all the cakes Good customer attitude casual but prompt Upstairs area allows you to relax have a read of some cook books and work through your coffee toast marmalade and cake My snack became my lunch and very reasonably priced It's up the hill so good to shop up one... More 

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Thank AndrewMyers1
Yeovil, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

As you walk in the door your nose is hit by the most delicious smells, a mixture of real bread (not sliced polystyrene in plastic) and home baked cakes. You sit upstairs on real old fashioned tractor seats that your backside settles into and are actually very comfortable. There are a couple of tables with "normal" seats. Otherwise there is... More 

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Thank ChompingEatingArmy
brighton england
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40 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

Popped in here this afternoon for a snack. We spotted the enormous cheese scones immediately we entered and could not resist giving them a try. We had them warm with lashings of butter and I can honestly say they were delightful. They were so filling we couldn't manage a cake as well, so took two pieces away with us. These... More 

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Thank windy.z
Sherborne, United Kingdom
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199 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Went with friends to have a pizza and there is nothing available other than pizza which was a slight surprise! None the less it was fine with a reasonable selection of pizzas to choose from. The ones we choose were fine although a little thicker base than sometimes available and plenty big enough. Only one of our four was cleared... More 

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Thank AndyAquila
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Fab fresh bread & cakes; warm ambience upstairs in cafe; novel rustic set up with long long table and tractor seats! Loved it ❤️

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Thank Alison T
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Love the welcome, layout and of course the food and coffee. Thank you. This cafe bakery is set on its own at the top of the high street. Outside impressions can be deceptive, so step inside and enjoy the break from Costa or Starbucks. The cakes and breads are baked before you and laid out for you to smell and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$12
Cuisine
Pizza
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 The Green, Sherborne DT9 3HY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Sherborne
  • Phone Number: +44 1935 813264

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