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The Rochester Coffee Co.

89 High Street, Rochester ME1 1LX, England
+44 1634 845162
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (18 reviews)
“paninis” (4 reviews)
“afternoon tea” (23 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
89 High Street, Rochester ME1 1LX, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was fortunate enough to enjoy a coffee and a cake and a cake at The Rochester Coffee Company, a little jewell that is situated opposite the Cathedral in Rochester High Street. The place has a wonderful, relaxing atmosphere with very pleasant and welcoming staff,...More

Thank Mike G
adboperations, Owner at The Rochester Coffee Co., responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

hi Mike thank you for your kind review. we are glad you enjoyed your visit to the Rochester Coffee co. We look forward to welcoming you back very soon

Reviewed 1 week ago

Rochester High Street has more than its fair share of coffee houses. We picked this one. It was OK - but I suspect we paid over the odds for coffee and a cake served by bored uninterested staff. For a tourist High Street, I suggest...More

Thank deadbeatdave
adboperations, Owner at The Rochester Coffee Co., responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

thank you for your review. thanks for your advise , clearly you know nothing about running a business .

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely looking cakes etc BUT the rich buttery shortbread was awful - NOT short, tasteless and undercooked just terrible. Latte not much better - made with semi skimmed milk - WHY ?? Hardly any food left - it's only 1.30pm !!!! Friendly staff, nice outdoor...More

Thank isobur
adboperations, Owner at The Rochester Coffee Co., responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

thank you for your review. all our products are made fresh , on this occasion we had a busy day .

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely coffee shop, lovely cakes (some made by staff), afternoon tea is amazing. Staff are lovely, especially Abbie who is very welcoming :) Always go to the Rochester Coffee Co, rather than Costa, as it is important to keep the local shops in business and...More

Thank tracyweldrick22
adboperations, Owner at The Rochester Coffee Co., responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

hi tracy thank you for your kind review. we are glad you enjoyed your visit to Rochester Coffee Co

Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent service and very friendly staff. Quaint coffee shop with a quiet but warm atmosphere. Beats a coffee chain any day!

Thank FLouise91
adboperations, Owner at The Rochester Coffee Co., responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2017

hi Flouise thank you for your kind review. We are glad you enjoyed your visit to the Rochester Coffee Co .

Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

We think the staff should have known about ingredients in their products, especially considering I was with a friend with a nut allergy.

Thank Carlos S
adboperations, Owner at The Rochester Coffee Co., responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Thank you for your review. I have passed it on to the team

Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

A good coffee shop with efficient staff. Pay at counter but served to table. Great comfortable chairs and sofa. Enough room for some privacy.

Thank PHE22
adboperations, Owner at The Rochester Coffee Co., responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017

hi PHE22 thank you for your kind review. we are glad you enjoyed your visit to the Rochester Coffee company. we look forward to welcoming you back very soon

Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

I took my mum here for afternoon tea and it was the first time having afternoon tea & i enjoyed it was nice a filling and very good price. The gent who served us was very nice and helpful. Such a bargain and nice atmosphere

Thank Michelle B
adboperations, Owner at The Rochester Coffee Co., responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2017

hi Michelle thank you for your kind review. we are glad you enjoyed your visit to Rochester coffee and we look forward to welcoming you back very soon

Reviewed 28 March 2017

I booked this place for afternoon tea on Mother's Day as I fancied going somewhere new. When I called to make the booking I was lucky enough to get a table, although I wanted to book for 12pm, being mothers day they were already booked...More

Thank helengood1985
adboperations, Owner at The Rochester Coffee Co., responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2017

Hi Helen Thank you for your review We are glad you enjoyed your visit to the Rochester coffee co

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Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Visited The Rochester Coffee Co today. The staff very friendly and attractive. The seating was comfortable and decor was pleasing to the eye with local Rochester artwork on the walls. The coffee and cake were of a high standard and were both delicious. I will...More

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adboperations, Owner at The Rochester Coffee Co., responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2017

Thank you for your kind review We are glad you enjoyed your visor to Rochester coffee We look forward to welcoming you back very soon

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$7
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 19:00
Monday
08:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 20:00
Thursday
08:00 - 20:00
Friday
08:00 - 21:00
Saturday
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 89 High Street, Rochester ME1 1LX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +44 1634 845162
  • E-mail
Description
The Rochester Coffee Co is a continental boutique coffee shop in the heart of the historic Rochester High Street. Described by the Medway Messenger as "Probably Rochester’s best coffee house" - We offer a slice of London without the expensive price tag...We use 100% Fairtrade & Rainforest Alliance wholebean coffee, unlike many other coffee houses we ensure our coffee is of the finest quality. We believe that going out for a coffee should be an enjoyable and relaxing experience, we have soft sofa's throughout the coffee shop for you to sink into. The Rochester Coffee Co. philosophy is to offer the best quality product, ethically sourced through sustainable means to our customers and to offer amazing customer service with a smile. Our boutique coffee shops are different to anything else currently available on the High Street, we display local artists works on our walls and play upbeat, yet relaxing background music. Our Team is trained to the highest standards to offer you an experience unrivalled by others. We aim to ensure your visit is relaxing and lifts stress away. Our extensive menu is not sort from impressive with a huge selection of beverages to our Signature Afternoon & Champagne Teas, there is always something to enjoy at The Rochester Coffee Co.
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