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Chocolate Theatre Cafe

13 Thameside, Henley-on-Thames RG9 1BH, England
+44 1491 411412
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“cake” (61 reviews)
“scones” (50 reviews)
Opens in 15 min
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
13 Thameside, Henley-on-Thames RG9 1BH, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to this busy cafe where there was a long queue for takeaway drinks. We were shown to a table by a member of staff and had a cup of coffee. When it was time to pay, instead of coming to the table with...More

4  Thank JaneyB62
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hot chocolate with nougat, very nice. My sister had chocolate rocky road slab which was very rich and could only manage half. She ate the other half in evening but it wasn't as nice then. Very hard to cut and bite.

Thank sandra r
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying at Henley on our boat Silver Tern for the weekend & enjoyed breakfast here both Saturday & Sunday.I had the eggs fungi which was absolutely gorgeous, my partner had bacon & poached eggs with toast which he enjoyed. I shall definitely return...More

Thank dd2442
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Visited the Chocolate Theatre Cafe for a birthday lunch while walking round Henley. We collectively ordered 2 tuna jacket potatoes, the bacon and white wine sauce jacket potato, gluten free BLT, and the sausage sandwich. The food arrived promptly and was fairly tasty. The tuna...More

3  Thank me07jhc
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

I come here often either cycling or social occasions and every time the staff are welcoming and friendly. The service is prompt and dependable. As for cyclists, they offer locks for your bike and are happy to refill your water bottle for you. If you...More

Thank Patrick L
Reviewed 26 August 2017

This is a family friendly cafe that offers a wide range of basic meal options but beware the cakes are very special. The location makes it a very convenient stop off for coffee time or lunch. Service was efficient and the food was very tasty....More

2  Thank AlD134634
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Visited here for breakfast before leaving for home, we were both delighted with our choices, partner going healthy, but I have to say I was blown away by my Italian chocolate which I chose to accompany an almond croissant, now that is the way to...More

Thank Haddow
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Best selection of fresh cakes and desserts in Berkshire or Buckinghamshire. Many of them made on the premises. Plus an outstanding selection of hot chocolate including the thick Italian. As well as all that, lovely view of the Thames and they do all sorts of...More

Thank jpens
Reviewed 18 August 2017

When in Henley we stopped here for coffee. My wife had a cappuccino and I an American with milk. It was the poorest coffee I have ever been served ( I am 76), bitter does not come close. I added more milk with no effect...More

2  Thank Jock B
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

After a little walk by the river, really wanted a cuppa with scone, jam and clotted cream. Found this little gem overlooking the river. Very clean, modern, good choice of food, drinks and desserts. Got exactly what I wanted and it was delicious. Also a...More

Thank Kathleen S
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Questions & Answers
20 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Judy H | Reviewed this property |
highchairs but not sure about changing facility give them a ring
28 March 2015|
Response from Gloria E | Reviewed this property |
No they won't allow dogs in. They have a table right by the door & I don't know why they don't allow well behaved dogs in to sit at this area but the don't. Our dog is is small & well behaved & we asked if we could sit here... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Thameside, Henley-on-Thames RG9 1BH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Henley-on-Thames
  • Phone Number: +44 1491 411412
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