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Di Paolo's Cafe

5 Marina, Bexhill-on-Sea TN40 1DA, England
+44 1424 210337
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“ice cream” (207 reviews)
“gelato” (20 reviews)
“sorbet” (8 reviews)
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Italian, Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
5 Marina, Bexhill-on-Sea TN40 1DA, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I don't want to be told coldly that I need to go to the counter if I don't want my drinks immediately! I don't want to be given coffee when I asked for tea and I certainly don't want to be told that I should...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I had lunch here yesterday which was pretty average to be honest - certainly nothing special. Staff seemed quite nice. Before we left I attempted to change my daughters nappy only to find there is no baby change. This left me trying to change her...More

Thank VictoriasAdventures
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my children always stop here now for our ice creams when on the sea front could not reccomend which ice cream as all the ones we have tried are fantastic. Friendly service and staff really friendly to the children highly reccomend for an...More

Thank joava1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best ice cream ever, had a lunch fish is very good and staff very friendly and helpful first class all round

Thank Pam C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The family run restaurant put on an excellent spread for Mums wake yesterday. Food was exceptional and well catered, staff were very attentive and supportive. Atmosphere was lovely. Couldn't ask for more. I highly recommend for your needs. Excellent value.

Thank Emma N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were very rudely ushered out of the cafe after the owner was extremely rude and obnoxious with us. All 10 children (aged 1-7, 3 families!) were very well behaved and simply happily enjoying their ice creams. Very disappointing, I do not recommend this for...More

Thank Rachel G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just had a family lunch the food was hot and lovely the staff were helpful as well, just one thing bottled beer expensive maybe try having pumped draft beers

Thank lesley b
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Fantastic award-winning, home-made italian ice cream in dozens of flavours - YUM! A must-have on sunny days (or anytime really!).

Thank Sue C
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Can recommend a Di Paulo’s Special - three scoops of gelato or sorbet with whipped cream, wafer and a cherry on top. This family run cafe and restaurant are a Bexhill institution and are proud of their history. Friendly service too.

Thank FionaTidd
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Visited with a friend who has been here a few times and recommended it . We enjoyed hot chocolate drinks . It was a quick visit. Maybe next time we will have a meal at the restaurant part of the cafe and which looks nice....More

Thank suzywong68
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10 June 2016|
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Response from Pasquale P | Property representative |
I'm really sorry for you experience with us, we are currently under going a major refurbishment and we're low on covers that day. No excuse for the response you got and our deepest apologies to you and everyone involved.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 18
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 am - 7:00 am
8:00 am - 6:30 pm
8:00 am - 7:00 am
8:00 am - 6:30 pm
8:00 am - 7:00 am
8:00 am - 6:30 pm
8:00 am - 7:00 am
8:00 am - 6:30 pm
8:00 am - 7:00 am
8:00 am - 6:30 pm
8:00 am - 7:00 am
8:00 am - 6:30 pm
8:00 am - 7:00 am
8:00 am - 6:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Marina, Bexhill-on-Sea TN40 1DA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Bexhill-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1424 210337
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