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A Great Little Place

11C Hoghton Street, Southport PR9 0NS, England
+44 1704 533290
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
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“lunch” (39 reviews)
“paninis” (13 reviews)
“cake” (19 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
11C Hoghton Street, Southport PR9 0NS, England
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Visited on my own. Liked the look from outside better inside. Found table in quiet corner although very busy. Ordered the beef melt Pannini and Latte. Both were excellent. What really impressed me was the standard of service. My waitress Kim I think was her...More

2  Thank Mark F
Autism I, Manager at A Great Little Place, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good Morning Mark, Thank you so much for your fantastic review, it really is appreciated. You were served by Ewelina but your excellent 'Melter Belter' Panini was made by Kim so they will both be thrilled to read your review. I hope we see you...More

Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

I've come here often over the past few years. It's never disappointed me. Huge boiling pot of tea, massive slices of cake. The sandwiches are fabulous. Never scrimp on the fillings, with a big salad and crisps. And all for a good cause....Well done. Really...More

Thank susanhasan
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Called in here one busy Saturday lunchtime. It was a last resort, to be honest, as the family were visiting and we couldn't find enough space in town for the various kids, prams etc. We settled upon an outdoor table in the sun. The menu...More

1  Thank Ange S
Autism I, Manager at A Great Little Place, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Hi Ange, It was lovely to read your review and I am really pleased that we were able to fit you all in - the weather was lovely wasn't it. Glad you like the menu, it is something we work hard on, making everything ourselves...More

Reviewed 11 April 2017

A wonderful cosy and intimate little place for breakfast or brunch. Great menu , excellent value and super service.More

Thank Marysim338
Autism I, Manager at A Great Little Place, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Hi Mary, It's great that you like the menu, we are always tweaking and adding new specials so it is lovely to get your feedback. Everyone will be really pleased about your comments on the service - thank you very much. See you soon. Best...More

Reviewed 7 April 2017

Enjoyed soup and sandwich deal, the staff are both welcoming and very efficient. Will definitely return when in Southport.More

Thank parkie52
Autism I, Manager at A Great Little Place, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Hello Parkie52, It's great that you enjoyed the soup and sandwich, the soup is something we make ourselves from fresh ingredients every day. I will let everyone know about your review and thank you so much for taking the time to write one. See you...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch with my parents, husband and 3 year old after reading the reviews on trip advisor. Lovely cosy little cafe with a few tables and some comfy chairs if you want to pop in for a coffee and cake. We had lunch...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Autism I, Manager at A Great Little Place, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Thank you for the wonderful review - everyone will be thrilled to read how much you enjoyed your lunch. Hope to see you again here soon. Best Regards Sue and everyone at AGLP

Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

What a great little find. Very nice friendly staff always busy lovely lunch and great choice. Very reasonably priced and well worth a visit. Had never heard much about it till I tried and can't believe how busy it is. A must visit.More

Thank maldini3
Autism I, Manager at A Great Little Place, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2017

We are so glad you came to us for lunch and enjoyed it so much. Thank you very much for your lovely comments - they are much appreciated. Did you know that we are part of Autism Ventures and provide really valuable training for young...More

Reviewed 15 February 2017

Nice for coffee and cake or tea and toasted teacakes, comfortable seating, very good staff and excellent cause. Thank you.More

Thank KernowLanzaLover
Autism I, Manager at A Great Little Place, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2017

Good Morning, Thank you from everyone here for your great review - it is always wonderful to hear that people not only like our coffee and cakes but they support our fantastic charity too. Hope we see you again soon. Best regards Sue and the...More

Reviewed 10 February 2017

Great stop off when shopping. Never disappointed with the cake selection. Well priced and great portions.More

Thank Ladypozzy59
Autism I, Manager at A Great Little Place, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely review, we are thrilled that you love our cakes - all lovingly house made at our London Street branch. We try to put on classics like Lemon Drizzle as well as some more unusual cakes. Hope to see...More

Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

I've been to this place many times and called in today to get out of the rain which was horrendous. I was greeted by the lovely staff with a smile and a steaming hot chocolate. Newspapers and comfy chairs kept me in the cafe till...More

Thank Andy N
Autism I, Manager at A Great Little Place, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2017

Hi Andy, We know exactly which morning you mention, I think quite a lot of people were sheltering from the awful weather and I often joke that 'it doesn't matter what the weather is like outside, the sun is always shining inside our cafes'. It...More

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how far is the great little place from the prince of wales hotel on lord street?
10 January 2015|
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Response from oldandtired65 | Reviewed this property |
it's about a 10 minute walk. The Prince of Wales is on Lord Street. Directions: 1. turn right as you exit the PoW grounds 2. walk along Lord Street until you get to the monument 3. turn right at the monument and walk down... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11C Hoghton Street, Southport PR9 0NS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Southport
  • Phone Number: +44 1704 533290
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