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Hextol Tans coffee shop and vegetarian cafe

11 St Mary's Chare, Hexham NE46 1NQ, England
+44 1434 605253
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Cafe, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
11 St Mary's Chare, Hexham NE46 1NQ, England
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Reviewed 27 October 2018

My wife and I had the “Spanish Potatoes with Smoked Paprika Sauce & Halloumi” Another first for us. It seems they manage to have a different special each time we visit, unlike some establishments which have recurring “specials”. I cleared my dish apart from a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank TednS
Reviewed 13 October 2018

The service was really good, staff friendly, food quick. Were helpful with my fussy requirements. Comfy sofa seats. A pleasant experience.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Nik E
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Had a very nice lunch here yesterday ......almost defeated by the generous portions of wholesome , home-cooked food ( great quiche and a tasty macaroni/penni cheese ) The surroundings are pleasant and the staff delightful . Well worth a visit .

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank ALISON H
Reviewed 15 September 2018

4 good friends meeting for lunch. Phoned in advance to say 2 of us would like a low calorie salad. No problem, I shall pop some eggs on said my phone contact (even though salad is not on the menu). 2 very gorgeous and filling...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Sue M
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

As regular visitors to the Tans we always enjoy the great vegetarian food, with imaginative and tasty daily specials, too-tempting cakes and excellent coffee. The warm welcome and service makes this a place worth supporting when visiting Hexham.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank CEMike
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Alan(66 years) and Brenda (58 years) were shopping in Hexham and called into Hextol Tans for a light lunch. Lovely fresh food, tasty coffee and super service at a very reasonable price. Nothing was too much trouble for the supervisor and her service team. Great...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Alan W
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

What a lovely place! 1 veggie 3 omnivores all very happy. We had quiche ( brilliant- good pastry lovely filling) lentil soup, cheese scone, houmous and roasted veg ciabatta and a brilliant pesto pasta with feta and pea shoots. Homemade cakes and child friendly. Very...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Kittkat401
Reviewed 20 April 2018

My wife and I have visited several times and would have been more often had we known that meals are now available 'til 3.0pm (used to be 2.opm). We had the mediterranean casserole and baby roast potatoes. It was very tasty but the roasties had...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank TednS
Reviewed 14 April 2018

This is a terrific cafe - the food is freshly cooked and always tasty. A great place to go for lunch, or coffee and cake. Friendly and helpful staff too.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Gibby K
Reviewed 29 March 2018

Had a lovely lunch here today. Would recommend the veggie shepherds pie. Tasted fantastic. Great service. Not normally veggie but I could be converted if food tastes this good.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank WB9468
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
USD 4 - USD 9
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 St Mary's Chare, Hexham NE46 1NQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Hexham
  • Phone Number: +44 1434 605253
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Right in the heart of Hexham, the Hextol Tans is a family friendly café, with high chairs and a box of books and toys. We're serving a great new range of delicious, homemade, vegetarian snacks, soups and lunches - as well as bean-to-cup coffee, tea, and our delicious range of cakes. You can take away as well as eat in, all at fair, local prices and using ingredients from select local suppliers.
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