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Porters Coffee Shop

19 Bridge Street, Helmsley, England
+44 1439 771555
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (34 reviews)
“cake” (22 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
19 Bridge Street, Helmsley, England
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Reviewed yesterday

A great café with comfortable seating, very prompt service, a great selection of home made tray bakes, warming coal fire for those chilly autumnal days. Give it a try you won't regret it.

Thank menubuster
Reviewed 4 days ago

Friendly staff, Real fire, Very comfortable seating, Newspapers and excellent coffee and food .....What more is there to say ?

Thank kevin d
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are regular visitors to Helmsley and always come here. Staff are pleasant; ambience is excellent and coffee delightful. Generally we dont have cakes etc but when we do these too are delicious. You always get a biscuit with your drink. We tend to sit...More

Thank iaatkinson
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my boyfriend came to Helmsley for a ride out on the motorbike. Helmsley is beautiful and it’s the cafés like these that make it so wonderful. The prices are quite high, although probably similar to those of Costa Coffee or Starbucks (but you...More

Thank emmyjaneweatherill
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful coffee and fresh cream jam and scones. Homemade. Coal fire burning for an autumn afternoon. Friendly service. You will like it. We did. Will go again. Thank you

Thank Martyn H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We called in on Sunday for a latte and a piece of cake, lovely shop and cafe . Pleasant staff, and clean . Delicious carrot cake , and my husband had rocky road , which he enjoyed also.

Thank Elizabeth S
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We sat outside as we had our dog with us and it was a nice day. Afternoon tea was amazing! Will visit again.

Thank Crossstones1
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We visited Helmsley as it was recommended to us as a place to see and we were somewhat disappointed in the town itself however we did find Porters Coffee Shop which made the trip worth while the coffee was delicious and the cakes we sampled...More

Thank janicew52
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

After parking the car in a parking lot near to the castle, we were recommended to this coffee shop and it was a very pleasant experience. I had delicious coffee and a delicious scone that was served with jam and clotted cream.

Thank Stucolco
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Back again after not visiting for a while but it is still a brilliant cafe. The food is fab, the desserts to die for especially the lemon meringue! If you are anywhere near Helmsley then you must call in! Oh yes, and the staff are...More

Thank pistonbroke58
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10 June 2017|
Response from Margaret W | Reviewed this property |
sorry I can't remember as I was on holiday at the time. What I can remember is that the food was lovely. suggest you contact them direct for menu options
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Bridge Street, Helmsley, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Helmsley
  • Phone Number: +44 1439 771555
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