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DJs Cafe

Mauds Yard, Pontefract WF8 1AQ, England
+44 7940 206212
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good11%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“quiche” (22 reviews)
“paninis” (6 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 16:00All hours
Cafe, British, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Mauds Yard, Pontefract WF8 1AQ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent service from these people. I recommend the Quiche it's the best in Pontefract by far. Mr Day

Thank robertday4
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Please try the food it's out of this world they make every thing in house and its amazing. Friendly service. ..10/10

Thank Martyn E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small diner type cafe. Lovely food and snacks. Coffee good. Love the date scones. Lovely friendly cafe.

Thank carolenmark
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whereas lots of cafes simply call themselves "diners" for no obvious reason, DJ's has the decor to match the title with chrome and leatherette counter seating. From a menu perspective, in addition to the normal cafe fare, they seem to major in cakes etc as...More

Thank johnhouston2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our first visit to this very pleasant place did not disappoint. The service, ambience, cakes and milkshakes were all met with approval from the children. The main star of the show, however, has to be the coffee - I have never had a flat white...More

Thank JKMYorkshire
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

This hidden treasure, Dj's has been that go to place for me for the past 3-4 years; I love it! The milkshakes are the best in town, there are various flavours to choose from and they are always delicious. All the food is homemade and...More

Thank Shauna L
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Friendly service and amazing lobster roll. Very generous portions and reasonably priced. A must for seafood lovers! Self seating and super casual.

Thank Melly756
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Absolutely love this cafe,there is always a genuinely warm and friendly welcome.The food is always to a very high standard and presented well.Richard obviously has a passion for what he does and the food he makes deffinately shows this.I have tried quite a few of...More

Thank LIZZIEDoncaster
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Dropped in for a coffee. Not rushed, hot drink, lovely reception, friendly, clean and relaxed atmosphere. Will go again when next in Pontefract

Thank Grahame M
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We visit as a family most weekend's for the past few years, there's always a great atmosphere Richard and his team are always friendly and happy to assist you. Our boys have delighted in sampling the milkshake menu over the years and the food is...More

Thank elaineta71
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Chloe W
25 October 2015|
Response from DJsDebbie | Property representative |
Hi Chloe. Thank you for your interest in our cafe. We don't have any vacancies at the moment I'm afraid but you could drop your cv or details in the next time you're in Pontefract for future reference if you like. Thank you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mauds Yard, Pontefract WF8 1AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Pontefract
  • Phone Number: +44 7940 206212
We are a small, friendly, American diner style cafe serving delicious homemade dishes. Our quiches and paninis are renowned in the area as are our fabulous cakes and pastries, all handmade by French owner, Richard. Snacks include bacon and/or sausage sandwiches, fruit teacakes and a fabulous selection of homemade fruit or cheese scones. Our special blend of coffee brings customers from miles around and receives daily compliments from all nationalities. Fancy a cold drink? Why not try our frappes or healthy yet delicious smoothies, the ever popular thick shake (huge choice of flavours - all colour and additive-free) or one of our chocolate bar shakes. All available to take-out also.
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