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USD 3 - USD 10
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Reviewed 12 September 2020

Impromtu lunch while travelling up the A1 .. Excellent service, pleasant surroundings and our food (jacket potatoe & Bacon Brie Cranberry Panini) were awesome! Will visit again when passing.

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 12 September 2020 via mobile

We were looking for a lunch stop whilst heading down the A1 towards Grantham and found this characterful, friendly little cafe on TripAdvisor. This is a cafe with personality- a quirky little place with friendly staff and tasty food prepared with love. The chicken club...sandwich was a triumph.More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 6 March 2020

The menu has numerous choices with tasty specials that often vary daily. Great food with friendly and helpful staff. The log burner is welcome on chilly mornings. Highly recommended

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 25 January 2020

Good little cafe. Ideal if you want to avoid the service stations on A1. We stopped here for breakfast. Friendly staff. Food arrived quickly. Good varied menu. Would have been 5 stars but for the tinned tomatoes.

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed 19 December 2019 via mobile

A gem of a find off the A1. Quirky cafe, quality food, lots of choice excellent coffee, and friendly staff

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed 19 December 2019 via mobile

Me and the wife were driving from Essex to York and decided to stop of on the way. We came across a nice little cafe called the crusty cub in Tuxford. Friendly efficient staff. Great food Great quality and quantity Clean and tidy Defiantly recommend...visiting for a bite to eat or a coffeeMore

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed 6 July 2019 via mobile

We stopped on our way down the A1 because of the good reviews but we were disappointed. 2 teas, bacon sandwich and carrot cake which on menu said it came with pouring cream. The tiny pot if tea for 2 people at £1.75 each, ie...£3.50 was a joke. No pouring cream for cake so when I enquired, the serving girl said "do you want it"? Well I wouldn't have asked if I didn't, lol. Cream arrived, must have been sat in the fridge a while as there was a film on top and rings where it had dried onto the jug! Anyway, was not impressed. Bacon sandwich was OK.More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Jo M, Owner at The Crusty Cob Tuxford, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2019

We’re very sorry you had a bad experience with us. The young girl who served you was a new member of staff, however that doesn’t excuse her serving old cream or not making you aware of our free refill policy. We are justly proud of...More

Reviewed 6 July 2019 via mobile

Thank you for a lovely funeral buffet. Arrived when expected and set out beautifully. Food quality was excellent and tastes to satisfy all our guests. Thanks to Jo and her staff.

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed 30 June 2019

We stopped here as a convenient place for breakfast on our journey up A1 to Scotland. It was only just off the A1 and was so much better than stopping at one of the service areas. Service was fast and efficient and the breakfast menu...extensive. The food is freshly cooked to order. I had a pancake stack with fruit and yoghurt. The fruit was fresh and included huge juicy raspberries. My husband’s full English was huge. A great place to stop. Popular with locals.More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed 18 June 2019

we order from the crusty cob on a daily basis and have done for a few years for all our staff !! making use of the fantastic delivery service they provide. the food is great always hot and always on time the staff are great...always polite and nothing is a problem as we have a few fussy eating work colleagues A fantastic menu to choose from and a even better homemade dessert selection we would higly recommend a visitMore

Date of visit: June 2019
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Footprints314484
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Response from Sally C | Property representative |
Hi, yes the shop is open on Saturday the 20th June but for take out only. We are open 8:30 - 2 with a limited menu. Breakfast cobs, sandwiches, paninis, cakes & drinks. Thank you
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