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Penny Black

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37 Broad Street, Lyme Regis DT7 3QF, England
+44 7843 111783
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09:00 - 17:00
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Tue - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
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Greater London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

50s and 60s retro café playing Elvis music. Had coffee and scone with cream and Jam which was delicious

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Thank dagenhamdave2017
Brighton, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Super visit. Quaint. Good selection of treats. Olde worlde. Coke £1.95. Owner was delightful and welcoming. Well worth a visit

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Thank Ian S
Swindon, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First day of the holiday went out for breakfast had seen on trip advisor and walked past. Not easiest to find but take the time to find it. Go through the stone section or through the post office to out the back. We had the most gorgeous breakfast I have ever had. Full English cooked beautifully, excellent quality food I... More 

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Thank Laura2331988
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came here with my family for a quick drink and came out with a huge smile on my face. The milkshakes were just amazing and the cakes (including Rocky Road) were spectacular. The customer servace was increadable and they catered really well for my nut allergy, checking all the ingredients in the food. I would recommend to families and... More 

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Thank Salpen9
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice place to sit on a cool'ish afternoon in Lyme Regis. Nice coffee, teacakes & crumpets also good. Very pleasant staff

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Thank mijif
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good place for family breakfast. Themed place is excellent. Standard full English breakfast, tasty and well done. Definitely recommend to freinds etc.

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Thank rhys j
Bridgwater, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely little café hidden away behind the Post Office on Broad Street. Excellent coffees and lovely cakes. For Easter, cup cakes with half a cream egg for topping looked as good as they could and a snip at 31.50. Very pleasant staff.

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Ipswich, Queensland
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37 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great little retro cafe in the Main Street of Lyme Regis. Great food and lovely service. The young ladies who served us were just so so lovely thank you. Good value and the best scones and cream I have ever had .

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Thank Robyn F
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6 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff were fab and made delicious milkshakes for my children. The chocolate cake was delicious and so were the tea cakes. The surroundings are fun and there's lots to look at. Definitely recommend this place. It's a bit different, but also very good.

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Thank amesava
Greater London, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love this place, visit every time we come to Lyme Regis (which is often) and never disappointed. Quirky, cute, comfortable, lovely food and excellent service. Cannot recommend highly enough.

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Thank MrsT332

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$8
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Cash Only, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 17:00
Thursday
09:00 - 17:00
Friday
09:00 - 17:00
Saturday
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Broad Street, Lyme Regis DT7 3QF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Lyme Regis
  • Phone Number: +44 7843 111783
Description
Vintage inspired cafe serving teas, coffees, homemade lunches, scones, cakes and shakes! Relax with a cold drink in our sun-trap courtyard or sit inside foot tapping to rock'n roll! Our new American Diner bar is perfect for the kids to have their milkshakes. Dogs are welcome.

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