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Cafe Rita

15A Bower Road, Harrogate HG1 1BE, England
+44 1423 202703
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“club sandwich” (5 reviews)
“hash browns” (2 reviews)
“sandwiches” (7 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
15A Bower Road, Harrogate HG1 1BE, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Where possible I prefer to patronise independent cafes and I was glad to come here for a coffee and toasted tea cake. The place is modern and very clean, and there were a number of diners enjoying their cooked breakfasts. However, the menu had more...More

Thank aissiegirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Never visited this cafe before but my husband had breakfast here a couple of weeks ago & highly recommended it so I thought I'd give it a try. So pleased I did! I had a lovely lunch - salmon cream cheese & cucumber sandwich, chips...More

Thank Alissa R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely food, and presented with those extra little details that are not often seen in cafe's anymore today. we had full english, cooked perfectly the presentation was great too, little dips served in tiny pots upon the plate. The prices you pay reflect amazing value!...More

Thank Alison B
Shirley M, Owner at Cafe Rita, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind comments, I am very glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Lovely food and comfy seats (would definitely recommend the breakfast wrap). Just a nice place to eat in general.

Thank noah_a_was_here
Wagdy M, Owner at Cafe Rita, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Dear customer, Thank you very much for your comment.It is nice to hear that our food is appreciated by you.

Reviewed 19 February 2018

My partner and I went here for lunch and will never be going back. The service was poor, after placing our orders we were kept waiting for what seemed like an age considering the café was not busy with only three other tables occupied. There...More

1  Thank bouncingbear
Shirley M, Owner at Cafe Rita, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2018

I'm very sorry to hear you did not enjoy your Panini, if you had brought this to my attention, whilst you were in the café I would have offered you a replacement and I would certainly not have charged you for it.

Reviewed 29 January 2018

This is a lovely little cafe. Friendly, very well kept and good value. We were nursing a little hangover so wanted a good fry up. Rita's didn't disappoint with a lovely plate full of English goodness. This is not a greasy spoon nor a faffy,...More

Thank ScouseDiner
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Busy little cafe of a Sunday breakfast time. Everything was made fresh and it was a delicious, enjoyable breakfast. Nice, friendly staff. Close to the town centre and train station.

Thank calsilver77
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Called in for we hoped lunch having spotted the large poster for lunch 2 course special for £10. Ordered the soup and mains with coffees. We waited and waited for soup to arrive, thought strange as soup is usually already prepared and ready to go....More

1  Thank Anna O
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We have just had a lovely visit to the Cafe. We had planned to just grab a coffee and a cake but then read the extensive menu and ended up having an all day English breakfast and a vegetarian breakfast. This was followed by a...More

Thank KatyWalker2
Shirley M, Owner at Cafe Rita, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2017

Thank you for your comments, we are very pleased you enjoyed your visit and look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Breakfast visit with family. We've been several times before & have always left satisfied. This visit was not great, as the only customers in the cafe our order took over 40 minutes to arrive. My poached eggs were hard & cold along with gloopy béchamel...More

Thank SAH333
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£13.95 with unlimited tea or coffee
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15A Bower Road, Harrogate HG1 1BE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Harrogate
  • Phone Number: +44 1423 202703
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Café serving food and drinks, from 9am to 4pm daily (Sunday form 10am). Well known for our Breakfasts, Afternoon and delicious coffee. All food available all day, good value, well presented. Selection of Beer, wine, prosecco and cider. Choose from Breakfasts, sandwiches, home made soup, Toasties, Paninis, Omelettes, Jacket Potatoes, Fish and Chips, Chargrill Skewers, Savoury and Sweet crepes, Waffles, Ice Cream sundaes, Milk shakes, Full selection of Teas, Coffees and soft drinks. Friendly warm welcome.
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