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Groves Coffee Shop

Appledore Road Reading Street, Tenterden TN30 7HT, England
+44 1233 758277
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good20%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible20%
4 weeks ago
“Nice atmosphere, good food”
19 Jan 2018
“Terrible cod but the rest of the food was ok”
Open Now
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
British, Cafe
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Appledore Road Reading Street, Tenterden TN30 7HT, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well we're do I start , we came out for a family day out, just to get it ruined and embarrassed by the guy who was serving on the counter today which is Sunday, a customer in front of us upset the lad on the...More

Thank michellejones2013
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in here after a morning wandering the shops in Tenterden. We were after a proper dinner to save cooking and had both decided on the Ham, Egg and Chips. It wasn’t long before the food cameZ it was nicely presented and a decent...More

Thank Wayne S
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

The staff were very accommodating and friendly .a nice view. I will be recommending this place to my friendsMore

Thank Influence158
Edward B, Owner at Groves Coffee Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Good Afternoon, Many thanks for taking the time to review our business, we really do value all visitor feedback. I have passed your comments over to my team and thank you for your glowing review. We hope to see you again in the future. Kindest...More

Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Went to the cafe for refreshments and dead flies were hanging from cobwebs on the ceiling it was enough to put you off your food.More

Thank gorringeemmy
Edward B, Owner at Groves Coffee Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Good Afternoon, Firstly please accept my apologies for the poor housekeeping you experienced during your visit, please be assured that we take all feedback very seriously and investigate thoroughly. As you would expect we follow stringent cleaning procedures throughout the Centre. I have personally reviewed...More

Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Not good at all, baked spud that was bland and microwaved. Odd conditions on choices for breakfast or tea? Might be back but only if the cycle club fancies itMore

Thank Blatters2008
Edward B, Owner at Groves Coffee Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Good Morning, Firstly please accept my apologies for the delay in response. I am very sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your visit. I can assure you that our baked potatoes are baked freshly each day and kept warm in our ovens. Were...More

Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Went here the other Saturday for lunch and to buy some flowers and large flower pots . I got all that I want. Had a nice lunch of a burger and my friend had chilli con carne, all very well cooked and tasty , friendly...More

Thank 226ATIP
Edward B, Owner at Groves Coffee Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Many thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. I really appreciate your comments and have passed your delightful feedback on to my teams in the Café and Garden Centre. I do hope we see you again in the future. Kindest Regards, Edward

Reviewed 19 January 2018

Had a voucher so the 2nd meal was free. £10.50 for Gammon steak & chips, almost as expensive for the cod & chips. Gammon was ok as were the chips & peas but the battered cod was terrible. I would guess the cod was frozen...More

Thank rollercolin
Paul H, Manager at Groves Coffee Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Good Morning, Our apologies for the delay in response, we have been attempting to respond to you since the date of your post however it appears there have been a few problems with the TripAdvisor business response forms. Thank you for taking the time to...More

Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Can't believe after paying £5.50 for a children's snack bag with a sandwich they bring out half a sandwich. The menu for the children's snack bag is not near where the items are kept. The menu for the toasties is in small writing for a...More

Thank HYDRO187
Paul H, Manager at Groves Coffee Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Good Afternoon, Firstly please let me apologise for your disappointing visit. Were our staff able to assist you with this mistake on the day? As you may know, we have recently launched our new menu and we have made extensive changes to our children's offering....More

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Needed some where to have lunch after our craft class , my daughter and me decided to come here , only had a sandwich and a toastie but it was lovelyMore

Thank Janet T
Paul H, Manager at Groves Coffee Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to review our business. We really appreciate your feedback and have passed your comments over to the rest of the team. We look forward to seeing you and your daughter again in the future. Kindest Regards, Paul...More

Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Delicious sandwiches, friendly staff and the coffee is very nice. Yes the new arrangement had a hard act to follow from previous Planters staff and food but 'newThe Grove ' is improving with ever visit . The coffee is excellent and do are the breakfast...More

Thank cfc1008
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Appledore Road Reading Street, Tenterden TN30 7HT, England (Formerly Planters Coffee Shop)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Tenterden
  • Phone Number: +44 1233 758277
Description
Here at Groves Coffee Shop & Restaurant we believe in creating tasty, wholesome meals that are reasonably priced. We pride ourselves upon our handmade, creative approach to our dishes, and lovingly bake a wide selection of cakes and sweet treats so that every time you visit you can expect the same quality and high standard we have become renowned for. Our dishes are freshly prepared to order so please do let us know should you have any specific dietary requirements.
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