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Ginger & Dobbs

31-32 East Street, Shoreham-by-Sea BN43 5ZD, England
+44 1273 453359
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good11%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (18 reviews)
“scrambled eggs” (32 reviews)
“bakewell tart” (6 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
31-32 East Street, Shoreham-by-Sea BN43 5ZD, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Meeting with friends/family for lunch and we were recommended to try Ginger and Dobbs. Not disappointed, in fact delighted. A lovely relaxing, welcoming atmosphere, simple, but delicious lunches to choose from and best of all, scrummy cakes! With the added bonus of the opportunity to...More

1  Thank Posh68
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had an amazing scrambled eggs her here, coffee was excellent. Really funky place - loved it and purchased the eggs!

2  Thank trevorLeeds
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a lovely little place. Really sweet and cute inside. Had the Spanish eggs with my partner and they were so yummy! Great food and friendly staff! Will definitely be visiting again and may become a regular place once I have moved to the area!

3  Thank Blondie1993
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ginger & Dobbs has such a wonderful atmosphere and aesthetic as soon as you walk into the café. It’s cosy, welcoming and extremely jolly. Service is impeccable and customers are spoilt for choice the variety of teas, coffees, cakes, brunches etc. The little farm shop...More

1  Thank tillyholker
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Never done breakfast / brunch in this country.? Then today was the first. .....3 of us had the Spanish breakfast, scrambled eggs with chorizo and tomatoes on thick whole meal toast, the other had ciabatta with goats cheese and mushrooms, all fantastic.The owner apologised there...More

2  Thank PaulJudges
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Had a pleasant enough round of toast and coffee. Not at all child or baby friendly though - a rickety, unsecure high chair and no baby change facilities means I won't return or recommend to other parents. A shame.

1  Thank CLee1985
Reviewed 30 January 2018

You'll never want a full english again. The menu is small, which is always a brilliant sign that the food is fresh. The eggs are organic from a local farm and they use beautiful sourdough bread. When you do something simply, you have to use...More

1  Thank cd20142018
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

After being recommended by a local B and B. We stopped off to grab a coffee. Once we arrived we were surrounded by happy people eating away at their beautifully displayed food. We asked for their special scrambled eggs and it really was special. After...More

1  Thank Jasper C
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

I love this little Cafe, great ambience and the food is consistent but and a huge but, they done seem to be able to make a good coffee . I’m not sure whether it’s the quality of the machine or lack of barista training ....More

gingerkeith, Co-owner at Ginger & Dobbs, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

I’m glad that you enjoy the ambience and food at Ginger&Dobbs and we have taken on board some feedback that we have had concerning the consistency of the coffee. We have recently invested in a new state of the art coffee machine and grinder and...More

Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

One of my favourite places in the world, never fails to cheer me up on a grey day. Food is always exquisite and the people are friendly and genuinely passionate, I always feel very relaxed there.

1  Thank Issey S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31-32 East Street, Shoreham-by-Sea BN43 5ZD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Shoreham-by-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 453359
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We have a very chilled out space which is child and dog friendly serving great homemade food and phenomenal cakes and pastries as well as cheese and charcuterie boards, antipasti and a small but great quality wine list.
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