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Cafe Basso

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18 Tacket Street, Ipswich IP4 1BA, England
+44 1473 288222
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Reading, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Great location for a breakfast with proper coffee. Very friendly service and so good to have freshly cooked food. The menu is just what you need any time of day.

Thank Snodi
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017

This was a recent discovery for me and what a find!!. On entering there is a really friendly welcoming and the delicious smell of fresh food cooking. With comfortable seating and a terrific range of food which is all home made daily and with the smiling attentive staff in spotless surroundings what more could one ask. The cakes and pasties... More 

Thank George d
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 February 2017

We popped in for lunch and can highly recommend the panini's! Warm and friendly staff, nothing is too much trouble and they cater for everyone. The prices are very reasonable and you feel at home, the moment you step in the door. You must visit them! Trust me, you will become regulars just like us. Great service, great food and... More 

Thank mummyCJ
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Bobbed in here for lunch to takeaway although there are plenty of places to sit and eat in here too. The Panini's are made freshly on site there and then with fresh ingredients (unlike a lot of other coffee shops/cafes). The staff are all lovely, the service was great. Ordered 2 Panini's but the pizza slices looked SOOOO AMAZING that... More 

Thank Sarah P
Greater London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Very nice place. Sharon & Tracy put alot of effort in, best cappuccino in town my son loves the pizza here nice touch at Christmas with little gifts for the children.

Thank jason w
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34 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We visited on a Sunday and the full menu was not available, but the food was delicious, good quality ingredients and speedy service.

Thank Den50008
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Me and my parter stopped off for a late lunch after shopping in town. We're greeted by the owner and her husbands beaming smiles. We ordered and as were mid afternoon on a Sunday our food needed preparing which true to the word only took a couple of minutes more than usual. BLT and a salami and pepper panini were... More 

Thank Burchy1234
Giuseppe C, Owner at Cafe Basso, responded to this review

Thanks for your feedback,we are glad you enjoyed your lunch at Caffe Basso,comments like that makes the hard work worth while :) ,thanks again,hopefully see you soon. More 

Harwich, United Kingdom
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110 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

A very quick lunch on our way to a meeting, good sized tasty breakfast bap, excellent pot of tea and very friendly service. Exactly what we needed.

Thank Grumpy J
Ipswich, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
42 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Authentic Italian coffee, Home-made pizza and sweet delights make this fantastic place to get refreshed.

Thank Nigel J
Ipswich, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
56 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 May 2015

Had a takeaway cappuccino this morning but nothing special. Tasted watery and bland with hardly any milky froth that you normally expect. Disappointing.

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Restaurant Details

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Cafe, Italian
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Buffet, Seating, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Tacket Street, Ipswich IP4 1BA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Ipswich
  • Phone Number: +44 1473 288222

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