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Root One Cafe

High Road | Brightwell-cum-Sotwell, Wallingford, England
+44 1491 836277
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good50%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (10 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
“garden centre” (17 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
High Road | Brightwell-cum-Sotwell, Wallingford, England
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1 - 10 of 71 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Nice place to view the displays in the garden centre and then to visit the Root One Cafe. Very pleasant area to enjoy a range of hot and cold drinks with a great range of cakes. Hot meals also available at reasonable prices. Located between...More

Thank JC14950
RootOneLtd, Public Relations Manager at Root One Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded today

We are glad that you enjoyed your visit to our Garden Centre and Cafe and look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Two cold espressos and the driest Fat Rascal in the world, offered without butter, which was given rather grudgingly on request. Sorry we didn't have the energy to complain at the time.More

Thank AlphabettyOxford
RootOneLtd, Public Relations Manager at Root One Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are extremely sorry to hear that your visit was not a good one. We expect our team to be warm and welcoming and our cakes and coffee to be something you want to come back for, this has obviously not been the case here....More

Reviewed September 8, 2018

I called in here to get an autumnal hanging basket. Initially I couldn't find any. So I decided to have a coffee as I was in much pain with my osteoarthritis. I had a coffee and also a prawn salad bowl. Very very nice too....More

Thank Chrissie H
RootOneLtd, Public Relations Manager at Root One Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2018

Thank you for your lovely review! We are glad you enjoyed your lunch and look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

Popped in for a snack lunch on Father’s Day. Lots of choice of fillings for jacket potatoes and sandwiches, plus all day breakfasts. I also like that you can buy local honey and the garden centre in nice as well. The loyalty card scheme is...More

1  Thank Flexeatarian
RootOneLtd, Public Relations Manager at Root One Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2018

Thank you for your review of our Garden Centre and Cafe. We hope to see you back again soon!

Reviewed May 7, 2018

Returned to root one for lunch again, this time portions were fine well cooked and good service but still slow at the till. We eat here again soon.

Thank 693alan
RootOneLtd, Public Relations Manager at Root One Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review us again. We are glad that you had a good experience and look forward to welcoming you back again soon!

Reviewed March 23, 2018 via mobile

On a journey down south we needed to find somewhere to have a decent breakfast. So we checked TripAdvisor and found this place. What a good find. fantastic breakfast excellent service. Highly recommend.

1  Thank alan b
Reviewed March 6, 2018 via mobile

Ate here with my son. Ordered a sausage sandwich priced at £5.99 & children's omelette(with 5 chips & salad) priced at £5.99. Two bites in to the omelette & discovered a thick black hair discreetly got the attention if a waitress who took it from...More

Thank LittlestHobo54
Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

We have been here several times and visited the garden centre to purchase spring bulbs. I brought my three year old and elderly mother. We got to the cafe at 3.05pm and asked if they were still serving hot food- told no they stopped hot...More

Thank Anna W
RootOneLtd, Public Relations Manager at Root One Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review our cafe. We are very sorry that you had a bad experience. We appreciate all feedback and we will discuss this with the cafe. We would like to reassure you it won't happen again, and we hope...More

Reviewed February 7, 2018

We are regular visitors because it is only a short drive from out home. The staff are always friendly, efficient with a can-do-attitude. There is a good selection of cakes, breakfasts and snacks. A particular high light is the full English breakfast as the ingredients...More

Thank HorseyJon
RootOneLtd, Public Relations Manager at Root One Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded February 14, 2018

Thank you for your positive feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your food, and we hope to welcome you back to Root One soon!

Reviewed November 19, 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely roast dinner today. Pork Four different vegetables roast potatoes Yorkshire pudding. Generous portions

Thank yorkie1947
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Miss_Mambo_10
July 10, 2016|
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Response from RootOneLtd | Property representative |
Hello, Dogs are allowed on our terrace area and in our plant area too. Hope this helps!
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Jean R
March 2, 2016|
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Response from RootOneLtd | Property representative |
Hi Jean, On our children's menu we have: All day breakfast Beans on toast Egg on toast - scrambled, poached or fried Cheese on toast Sandwiches - both toasted & un-toasted Sausage & Chips Fish Fingers & Chips Pasta in a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Monday
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Thursday
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Friday
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturday
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Road | Brightwell-cum-Sotwell, Wallingford, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Wallingford
  • Phone Number: +44 1491 836277
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