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Market Place Cafe

3 Market Place, Wells BA5 2RF, England
+44 1749 672517
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good39%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (15 reviews)
“ice cream” (9 reviews)
“soup” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
3 Market Place, Wells BA5 2RF, England
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1 - 10 of 109 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been popping in here from time to time over the last couple of years, but feel there's a few things that are not so good. And nowadays, it seems to be pot-luck if you have a good or bad experience. We had broccoli soup...More

Thank EllieYeovil
Reviewed 1 week ago

Yep. Nice coffee and nice cakes. Well positioned on square after walking round the many shops. We will return.

Thank R H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was very good and well priced. Service was acceptable and staff were attentive. The only negative - cash only. As we were on a day trip, I planned on using plastic for lunch. There was no advance notice of this fact until it...More

Thank T P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I can’t speak for the café as such but can certainly recommend the ice cream – not a huge selection but the quality is excellent. Give it a try – we did !

Thank Alan R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for lunch and very nice food but they didn't accept card payments and that was weird. Drinks were nice too. Bad service.

Thank Duncan B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Kept waiting for ages only to be told they'd finished serving breakfasts. Disappointing when there were clearly other customers eating fried breakfasts. Why not do them all day? It was only mid-morning.

Thank mikey134
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Popped in for a cake, picked the Victoria sponge, and it was dry and hard, said to the lady at the till if I could change it, I had another slice, yet again, completely stale and not edible. Found the lady with the white hair...More

Thank Lauren-Allen92
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Really fancied a cream tea, served with 2 scones choice of plan or fruit £5 all good but average. Children were unable to have hot chocolate due to machine being out of order and both our children left their rocky roads, they're not fussy eater...More

Thank Tireejuniors
Reviewed 25 June 2017

The breakfast was excellent and very good value for money, £7 all in per person. However the service was just perfunctory, no enthusiasm just placed on the table. We did arrive as they were setting up so perhaps they were under pressure. If the service...More

Thank dav3com
Reviewed 14 June 2017

I don't leave bad reviews unless the place deserves it. The sausage with my breakfast was so over cooked I could not cut it. Asked for Brown toast got white. On complaining they said they would inform chef! Great help.

Thank Mark L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 9
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Cash Only
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 17:00
Monday
08:30 - 17:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 17:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 17:00
Thursday
08:30 - 17:00
Friday
08:30 - 17:00
Saturday
08:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Market Place, Wells BA5 2RF, England (Formerly Crofters)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +44 1749 672517
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