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Platform One Cafe

Fire Fly Avenue | Kemble Drive, Swindon SN2 2EY, England
+44 1793 466622
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“jacket potato” (6 reviews)
“sandwiches” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Fire Fly Avenue | Kemble Drive, Swindon SN2 2EY, England
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1 - 10 of 68 reviews

Reviewed August 19, 2018

Found this little gem during visit to STEAM. Food great, good prices and friendly staff. Great place to eat, will visit again. Hope not too many people know about it as quite small and could get very busy.

Thank C P
Reviewed June 22, 2018

Lovely, clean, cafe situated in the Steam museum Friendly staff and good service. Very clean. I had cheesy jacket potato and a pot of tea which was lovely and hot. Will return if I am ever in the area again

Thank MTDancer2030
Reviewed June 9, 2018

Sixteen people were served a traditional English breakfast, which was hot and tasty and of good quality and was enough to keep us going for the rest of the day.

Thank mariannevictoria2014
Reviewed May 23, 2018

Went for tea after 3 hours in the museum, excellent pot of tea for two but terrible choice of cakes so we didn't bother. It was a quiet day so maybe much better choice at other times. Clean and light, we had the comfy chairs...More

Thank Marion W
Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

I popped in with my family at 12.50pm for some lunch half way through our visit to steam. I was told (at 12.50) that they would be shutting at 1pm so couldn't serve us. Surely that means it is actually already shut?? Why would a...More

Thank Ruth H
Reviewed April 13, 2018

Only ever visited once but will certainly be coming back again. Situated within the Steam Museum its a great place to have lunch after a morning visit to the restaurant. Great menu with great prices to match. Staff were very welcoming and friendly, the place...More

Thank ryanoneil2016
Reviewed March 30, 2018

Revisited the Museum to take some photos of the Trains etc ,after the museum I wanted a cup of tea . I had to ask directions to the cafe , its in the entrance hall (you do not have to pay enter the museum to...More

Thank Rover201457
Reviewed March 12, 2018

Pleasant meal in reasonable surroundings, worth a visit if going to the GWR museum as opposed to braving the Designer Outlet Centre.

Thank Hobolus
Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

We went here for lunch before visiting the onsite Steam Museum. There is a great selection of food and drink to choose from. The prices were reasonable especially the sausage rolls because they were half price at the end of lunchtime. The food is tasty...More

1  Thank FomzineJunior7
Reviewed January 22, 2018

Have visited this café twice, once when wanting lunch while visiting STEAM and once for coffe in preference to the noisy outlet centre or awful NT Heelis café. Good value jacket potatoes served by friendly staff, nice quiet atmosphere. Would deffo visit again

Thank weekender79584
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.
Monday
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Thursday
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Friday
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturday
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fire Fly Avenue | Kemble Drive, Swindon SN2 2EY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Swindon
  • Phone Number: +44 1793 466622
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