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DJs Cafe

Mauds Yard, Pontefract WF8 1AQ, England
+44 7940 206212
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good11%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“quiche” (25 reviews)
“cakes” (30 reviews)
“strawberry tart” (11 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Mauds Yard, Pontefract WF8 1AQ, England
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Reviewed February 23, 2018 via mobile

Having enjoyed Djs outstanding coffee and cake I expected the soup to be home made and delicious. Admittedly it wasnt advertised as being home made unfortunately the Wild Mushroom soup I ordered tasted just like a very common brand of tinned soup

1  Thank catherine c
Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

One of Pontefract’s little gems , down the small ally way and you will find a shop who’s staff really care about there food and drink. Always felt welcome in here , great fresh food and fantastic Coffee.

Thank Chris S
Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

Yesterday I came with my sister for a milkshake and a sandwich I didn't know they did so many flavours. The sandwich I had was delicious the people who work there are kind and helpful, I would really recommend working here

Thank chloestoke123
Reviewed October 27, 2017 via mobile

The quiche and deserts are fresh and homemade. Not the cheapest but definitely value for money. Can be busy at times. Friendly staff. I usually order desert to take away.

Thank Gary S
Reviewed September 21, 2017

Excellent as always this diner is down a small ginnel off the main thoroughfare but has indoor seating and outdoor in the good weather. Often hard to get a seat particularly on market days and saturdays. The french owner brings superb quiches and different ideas...More

Thank Lynne A
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Approached a local resident in the street to ask if she could recommend somewhere for a coffee and a lunchtime snack. She recommended DJ's which was tucked away down an alley. We were very pleasantly surprised. We were greeted by a very helpful waitress who...More

Thank Shirley B
Reviewed August 30, 2017 via mobile

This place is a bit off the beaten track, down a side ginel, but it's worth it. Decent tea and coffee and breakfast items in a nice setting.

Thank 0908267
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

Excellent service from these people. I recommend the Quiche it's the best in Pontefract by far. Mr Day

Thank robertday4
Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

Please try the food it's out of this world they make every thing in house and its amazing. Friendly service. ..10/10

Thank Martyn E
Reviewed August 2, 2017

Small diner type cafe. Lovely food and snacks. Coffee good. Love the date scones. Lovely friendly cafe.

Thank carolenmark
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Chloe W
October 25, 2015|
Response from DJsDebbie | Property representative |
Hi Chloe. Thank you for your interest in our cafe. We don't have any vacancies at the moment I'm afraid but you could drop your cv or details in the next time you're in Pontefract for future reference if you like. Thank you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
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: Mauds Yard, Pontefract WF8 1AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Pontefract
  • Phone Number: +44 7940 206212
We are a small, friendly, American diner style cafe serving delicious homemade dishes. Our quiches and paninis are renowned in the area as are our fabulous cakes and pastries, all handmade by French owner, Richard. Snacks include bacon and/or sausage sandwiches, fruit teacakes and a fabulous selection of homemade fruit or cheese scones. Our special blend of coffee brings customers from miles around and receives daily compliments from all nationalities. Fancy a cold drink? Why not try our frappes or healthy yet delicious smoothies, the ever popular thick shake (huge choice of flavours - all colour and additive-free) or one of our chocolate bar shakes. All available to take-out also.
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