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“Now its called Tinderbox !”
Review of Willow Gifts and Tea Room - CLOSED

Willow Gifts and Tea Room
Price range: USD 5 - USD 10
Cuisines: Cafe
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Reviewed 26 September 2014

Called in here after the venue we were going to was shut. Only had a soup and some pate for my wife, but it was reasonably priced and of good quality. Staff were friendly and efficient, and the lunch most enjoyable. Good portions too. We shall be returning !. Keep up the good standard.

Dr Malc

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Thank DrMalc
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Reviewed 7 September 2014

We enjoyed a lovely coffee in Tinderbox. The atmosphere with all the quaint furniture and the fairy lights was lovely. The staff were friendly and the service was excellent. A great visit, we will be returning.

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Thank Steph W
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Reviewed 10 June 2014

Since my last review on the 27th, February, 2014 I have frequented Tinderbox at least twice a week and sometimes more, the reason is the fantastic food, be it the homemade toast with lashings of butter and a choice of preserves, the Scotch Pancakes are a delight especially with
maple syrup,

Adam, "The Head Chef" is a fantastic cook and since Tinderbox first opened I've been able to sample some of his fantastic homemade cakes
and sponges.

Poulton has been crying out for a cafe like Tinderbox and long may it continue.

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Thank francis m
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Reviewed 6 June 2014

Great coffee shop; urban design and excellent sandwiches and drinks (can't understand how any can query the quality of the coffee which is 1st class); wish them all the best

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1  Thank MikeB_9
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Reviewed 15 May 2014

I came here for a coffee with a friend after been intrigued to find a new coffee house, the decor is interesting with an almost "urban" look with wooden benches and "bricked wall" style wallpaper.

However - the coffee was a poor quality, uses a Rijo machine the sort you'd find in a Petrol Station - instead of the traditional espresso machines with fresh beans.

The music was also strange for the environment, Radio 4 (or similar) was playing in the background, which doesn't appeal to younger visitors. So all in all i'm confused to who exactly the Tinderbox is aimed at, the speciality (is it coffee?!) and what they're going for.

However the coffee was quite cheap but not a great quality.

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Thank Ryan S
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