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The Coffee Pot

White Hart Arcade Broad Street | Madford Lane, Launceston PL15 8AA, England
+44 1566 776195
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“pie” (9 reviews)
“cakes” (10 reviews)
“tea cake” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Soups
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White Hart Arcade Broad Street | Madford Lane, Launceston PL15 8AA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We read about this place on TA. We diverted from our journey on the A30 to come here and wish that we had not. Two of the smallest scones that I have eaten were produced. They claimed that they were ‘home made’. I can only...More

Thank PPPEssexEngland
Jo W, Owner at The Coffee Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

I am sorry you did not enjoy your experience with us. I have checked with the team who worked during the last week and they are not aware of any customers expressing dissatisfaction with a cream tea - rather we have received many compliments. If...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely looking little tea room right next to where we parked. Staff not very experienced, little cramped inside and very warm... no card payment excepted which should be on a sign as you walk in but isn't. Pot of tea isn't up to much but...More

Thank Keith S
Jo W, Owner at The Coffee Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments Keith. If you were with us yesterday it was one of the hottest days of the summer which explains the warmth inside the Coffee Pot. We pride ourselves on giving local youngsters the opportunity to work in the cafe and...More

Reviewed 11 August 2017

If you are on your way to the tip of Cornwall and you can hold out until Launceton before stopping for refreshments- thereby skipping the dreadful cafes on the A30 after Exeter - then you wont find better for freshness and value. We stumbled across...More

Thank nodrog7777
Jo W, Owner at The Coffee Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Thank you very much for your review. I'm very glad that you lasted until Launceston to break your journey and that we were able to meet your needs. I shall pass your comments onto the staff concerned - it is always good to give them...More

Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

My cycling friends and I found this delightful cafe on a bank holiday Monday after cycling 50 miles from Kingsbridge in Devon. We had the 5 item breakfast as we were all flagging which consisted of a plate of food which was delicious and freshly...More

Thank Nick C
Jo W, Owner at The Coffee Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2017

What a shame you are so far away Nick. I agree that 100 miles is rather a long way to come for breakfast! I'm very pleased that all went well with your visit to the Coffee Pot and that you were able to keep an...More

Reviewed 25 May 2017

We called in here on our way home after a weeks holiday in Cornwall. Lovely little café with friendly staff. My husband had the 5 piece breakfast, which he said was well worth the money and nicely cooked. I had a jacket potato with side...More

Thank WitchWimborne
Jo W, Owner at The Coffee Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Thank you WitchWimborne for taking the trouble to review the Coffee Pot. I'm very glad you both enjoyed your food and found the service up to standard. We pride ourselves on being friendly. I'm also glad that you appreciated the hot coffee (we do get...More

Reviewed 10 April 2017

this is the first time for many years I have walked out of a restaurant after sitting down. My wife wanted to use the toilet to be told that there was none. She was directed to the nearest car park which was 3 min away....More

Thank Brian-Snellgrove
Jo W, Owner at The Coffee Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

I was disappointed to read your comments Brian. Legally, as I do not have a liquor licence I do not have to provide public toilets. Additionally the Environmental Health Officer has strictly prohibited the use of the upstairs toilet by customers on safety and hygiene...More

Reviewed 2 March 2017

Myself and the hubby had the 5 item breakfast, it arrived freshly cooked,nice and hot and very tasty indeed. The price was very reasonable so if you have a huge appetite you can afford to order 2 though it was more than adequate for our...More

Thank Tammy P
Jo W, Owner at The Coffee Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2017

Thank you for your review Tammy. I remember serving you and explaining the chipple pie! I'm glad it travelled well and that you enjoyed it. We look forward to seeing you again. Thank you again for taking the trouble to write a review.

Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Visited this afternoon had a lovely tea and teacake. I have to say it was lovely to have a really nice pot of tea. Fresh teacake that was a great size well worth £2.50 a head. Hard to come by a price like that for...More

Thank shazzzzzzzzz
Jo W, Owner at The Coffee Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2017

Thank you Shazzzzzzzz for taking the trouble to review us. I shall pass your comments onto Kevin. We pride ourselves on the quality and freshness of the food we serve, always supporting local businesses whenever possible. I hope we will see you again!

Reviewed 31 January 2017

Called in to The Coffee Pot during a brief stopover in Launceston. Staff very friendly, sensitive and efficient. Great pastime and coffee. First rate.

Thank Timothy J
Jo W, Owner at The Coffee Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2017

Thank you for your review Timothy. I'm very glad that you popped into see us during your stay in Launceston and that you enjoyed your experience. I hope that you will visit us again when you are in Launceston.

Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Popped in whilst visiting the town. Really friendly staff, made us and our dog very welcome and served a lovely pasty.More

Thank beth20142014
Jo W, Owner at The Coffee Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2016

Thank you Beth. I am very pleased that you found the staff friendly. We always try to be dog friendly, I hope yours was given a dog biscuit? Our pasties, cakes, soups and other pastries are all made on the premises - thank you for...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 11
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
08:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 16:00
Thursday
08:00 - 16:00
Friday
08:00 - 16:00
Saturday
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: White Hart Arcade Broad Street | Madford Lane, Launceston PL15 8AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Launceston
  • Phone Number: +44 1566 776195
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