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Cafe Jagos

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8 High West Street, Dorchester DT1 1UJ, England
+44 1305 266056
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10:00 - 16:00
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Mon - Sat 10:00 - 16:00
Fri - Sat 22:00 - 04:00
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Its a good place for a snack lunch - Baguettes/Pannini or Baked potato with range of fillings for just over a fiver. No draft beer - only cider or lager. Range of soft drinks is good. If you want posh then there are better places - but that is not a criticism just an observation. Clean and good value.

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Thank John W
Island of Malta, Malta
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39 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lively little place for a night out. Good entertainment. Pleasant service. Danced the night away, people tend to arrive later.

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Thank Lisa B
London, England
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Really nice little place, the coffee is amazing. Nice menu , the paninis are lovely and really good portions too.

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Thank JulieALondon_England
Bristol, England, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Went in for lunch today with my husband. There were 5 other tables already seated with drinks. We ordered hot drinks and food. A few minutes later 3 separate groups came in and sat at tables. We heard people commenting about the time it was taking for food, one tables food came and one of orders was wrong but the... More 

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Thank Lynda S
Dorchester, United Kingdom
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110 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Had a late night laugh here earlier in the year. Made the mistake of going back for lunch last week. Needs shutting down. All I can do is echo all of the disgusting food reviews this place has. Need an EHO serving on it and all the staff replacing.

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1 Thank SimonbU3207LE
Ilminster, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Had the misfortune to opt for this place when we had come out of the cinema. Both my girls (5&8) opted for the ham, egg and chips. We ordered drinks which arrived (1 wrong) but after a few minutes I started to feel unwell (nothing eaten yet so not the food) I got up to speak to the assistant and... More 

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1 Thank Kath D
Abertillery, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2016

After we had visited here I read some of the other reviews which seemed to think this place was terrible. All I can say is.... We must have caught them on a good day. We were looking for somewhere for a quick snack in between museum visits and stopped here as it was about half-way to our next stop. There... More 

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1 Thank Joan H
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Disgustingly dirty. Tables sticky and grubby. Appalling and disinterested staff. Toilet was filthy and broken..... Oh and outside!! Kitchen separated by a door to toilet so you can hear everything going on inside... Don't even ask!! Took 45 minutes to give us a coffee and a tea and then only because I asked for it. Blonde waitress was dismissive and... More 

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1 Thank CbPiggot
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016

We unfortunately gave this place our trade. There was only one girl working in the front of house so service was slow and bad. The tables were sticky because they weren't cleaned properly, condiments were all pretty empty because there clearly was not enough organisation or professionalism to fill them up prior to opening. The choice of childrens drinks were... More 

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1 Thank Lula B
Dorchester, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

What an amazing venue, had a party here for 60 people, fab staff so accommodating and friendly will definitely book again and highly recommend to all 🙂

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 16:00
Thursday
10:00 - 16:00
Friday
10:00 - 16:00
22:00 - 04:00
Saturday
10:00 - 16:00
22:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 High West Street, Dorchester DT1 1UJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Dorchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1305 266056
Description
Pop into our newly revitalised daytime cafe serving the best freshly cooked food by our award winning chef.
Come and enjoy our range of cakes, muffins and brownies accompanied by a cup of fair trade tea or coffee.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?