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Hendover Cafe

11 Weymouth Avenue, Dorchester DT1 1QR, England
+44 1305 265904
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Overview
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“paninis” (77 reviews)
“greek salad” (3 reviews)
“quiche” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
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LOCATION
11 Weymouth Avenue, Dorchester DT1 1QR, England
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1 - 10 of 281 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Good menu, friendly service, good food. Nice atmosphere, great story. Caters for gluten free and FODMAPPERS.

Thank rosie4jam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I visited with our 10 month old. They couldn't have been more accommodating and friendly, and food was lovely too.

1  Thank Jack B
paulcol2011, Owner at Hendover Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello Jack and family, Thank you for your great review, glad you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you soon. Paul and Staff

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

En route to Portland and found this delightful dog friendly cafe. Very busy but staff were helpful and the food and drinks were delicious. We had home made beef burger which came with a side salad, coleslaw, home made relish, chunky chips at £8.95 was...More

1  Thank Auntiemummy
paulcol2011, Owner at Hendover Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your great review much appreciated. Paul and Staff

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been going to this café for... a long when it was another establishment, under a different chef. So the new people are welcoming, friendly, nothing is too much trouble. Easy to park in the car park opposite, cash machine right beside it, and...More

1  Thank Pinkyrockchick
paulcol2011, Owner at Hendover Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks Pinky Rock Chic, great to see you both again and thank you for such a great review really appriciated by myself and my hard working staff. Paul and Staff

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Last Friday evening my local club held our AGM at this friendly cafe in the heart of Dorchester. From the outset Paul and his staff looked after us very well serving a tasty two course meal, preceded by canapes and prosecco on arrival followed by...More

1  Thank Dinks_12
paulcol2011, Owner at Hendover Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Louise, happy you all had a good night. Paul and Staff

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We held our annual Supper Evening & Quiz at the Hendover Cafe on Saturday 24 March 2018. They catered for 50 people and provided a most delicious buffet. The food was of very high quality - all made on the premises. The variety of offering...More

1  Thank Talk-organiser
paulcol2011, Owner at Hendover Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you to you both for your kind comments and well done for providing all your guests with another great night. Paul and staff

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely food, generous portions and friendly staff. Couldn't be better. Dog friendly. Plenty of choice

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
paulcol2011, Owner at Hendover Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review, glad you enjoyed your visit. Paul and staff

Reviewed 16 January 2018

Good to come to this place again, and have a refreshing cup of tea and café that was on special offer with friends - another good place that will willing accept dogs and the dog was made a fuss of so they were happy too...More

1  Thank Ann L
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Lovely cafe. Made to feel very welcome for breakfast with friends on a rainy morning. The staff made a big fuss of our dog and brought him some sausages to eat. We all enjoyed our meal and found the atmosphere modern and efficient.

Thank Jane B
paulcol2011, Owner at Hendover Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Thank you Jane, We are glad you all enjoyed your time in the cafe and we wish you your friends and of course your pooch a great new year Paul and the staff

Reviewed 17 December 2017

Called in on a Saturday morning for breakfast after seeing sign of 2 for 1 on English breakfasts. Excellent full English breakfast and 2 coffees for £11. Could not fault.

Thank terence047
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$16
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Monday
8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Tuesday
8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Wednesday
8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Thursday
8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Friday
8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Saturday
8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Weymouth Avenue, Dorchester DT1 1QR, England (Formerly Cafe Paninis)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Dorchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1305 265904
  • E-mail
Description
A bright and attractive contemporary cafe offering fast and friendly service. Large range of meals and snacks made using fresh ingredients. Family and dog friendly! Healthy and interesting children's menu and choices for special diets and requirements. Pre-orders and takeaway service available. Private parties catered for by arrangement. Open 7 days a week.
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