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School House Cafe

St. Pauls Road, Cheltenham GL50 4EZ, England
+44 7534 779053
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Overview
  • Excellent90%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (15 reviews)
“brownie” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
St. Pauls Road, Cheltenham GL50 4EZ, England
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1 - 10 of 61 reviews

Reviewed 30 May 2018

If you're just dropping past as a visitor, you won't know about the heart and soul that goes into running this cafe. Having followed them on Facebook for a long time, the SHC genuinely cares about its clientele, the local community, and catering for its...More

1  Thank clockworkcat
Reviewed 27 May 2018

We found SHC while walking back from the Leisure Centre. What a surprise! Coffee and lunch was excellent; clean and tidy; service exemplary; and a real community feel. Will definitely be back.

1  Thank travellerjunorm
Reviewed 7 May 2018

A truly wonderful place full of love, kindness, and excellent coffee and cake! A ray of sunshine in the community.

1  Thank Naomi T
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Just a really love cafe to grab a coffee and a bite to eat. If the cafe is full there is always the old school hall next door which is full of nostalgic charm. An unexpected and joyful find.

2  Thank Brian T
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Great food, service and bonus take dogs and park bikes inside. Definitely recommend and will be back

1  Thank Jago A
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Lovely cafe. Great prices. Good coffee and a great selection of gluten free cakes. Kid friendly and dog friendly.

1  Thank cookiebiscuit_10
MaddieSHC, Manager at School House Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Thank you so much for your review. We really appreciate having you as a regular customer and supporting us. See you soon!

Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Wanted a quick brew before going to the races and this place didn't disappoint. Nice tea and a delicious caramel brownie! Great little place.

Thank Bryony P
MaddieSHC, Manager at School House Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Thank you so much Bryony, the salted caramel brownie is definitely a favourite!

Reviewed 4 February 2018

There's no cafe quite like this brilliant little place, just paces from Cheltenham town centre and Pittville Park. The relaxed ambience is conducive to almost anything, from get-togethers with friends to work/study, and its child-friendliness is legendary (and it seems now also award-winning); the food...More

1  Thank Mr_J_M_D_S
MaddieSHC, Manager at School House Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Thank you so much. We really love having you in here Jonathan!

Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Lovely little local cafe with extra seating in old school building. Friendly staff, good coffee, yummy cake and food on menu such as bagels, sandwiches, jacket potatoes reasonably priced. Good for chilling out on a Saturday afternoon

1  Thank Alex P
MaddieSHC, Manager at School House Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Thank you so much Alex. Saturday visits are definitely a crowd pleaser for that special piece of cake, what a dream! See you in here soon!

Reviewed 22 January 2018

Great coffee and service, lovely atmosphere, good deals. Their bacon panini was great and not overpriced like the big chains. You can tell that they care about the community around them and service comes with a smile :-)

2  Thank jimbobflanders
MaddieSHC, Manager at School House Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Thank you so much Jimmy! We do love to smile in here, it changes things! See you soon

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Lulualdridge
2 February 2018|
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Response from MaddieSHC | Property representative |
Hello, there is on street parking on most roads around the cafe, free for two hours. If you're willing to stay longer we would suggest parking at the NCP car park and walking down, less than a five minute walk! We hope that... More
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JRW02
11 November 2017|
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Response from MaddieSHC | Property representative |
Dogs are very welcome here! Dog bowl on request as well.
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ConChaps
12 December 2016|
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Response from MaddieSHC | Property representative |
Hi ConChaps - yes they take card, contactless, Apple and Android Pay.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$26
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St. Pauls Road, Cheltenham GL50 4EZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Cheltenham
  • Phone Number: +44 7534 779053
  • E-mail
Description
The School House Café is for you. We wanted to create a space that the community has ownership of and can contribute to. We'll see you inside!
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