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The Courtyard

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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Cafe, British
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We called into The Courtyard on the off chance of a snack,friendly staff,good prices,fantastic hot fresh food,very busy but lots of space.Would deffinately recommend.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Julie S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very busy. Staff welcoming. Food wow. Vegetarian Eggs Benedict excellent. Lumpy bumpy cake perfect. Toilets upstairs.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ted B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I hosted a baby shower here for my sister with afternoon tea for 20 people. The food was stunning with a selection of sandwiches, quiche and beautiful cakes. The staff were amazing and couldn’t do enough for us. The room itself was beautiful. I would...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Discover10143888983
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent food at very reasonable prices !. Very professional staff. no room when we initially got there but the owners daughter, Rebecca (tall one !) help us find a spare table !.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Garry F
Bec006, Public Relations Manager at The Courtyard, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Garry for your review. It was lovely to meet you and your family. Hope to see you all again soon at the café or at chequers! :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well located, super staff working as a team, spot on menu, and good ambience. The pot of tea, hot chocolate, scone, and toasted teacake passed with flying colours. We found nothing to criticise.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MikeandFlo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Second visit. Melt in the mouth scone chock full of cherries was to die for. Toilets through upstairs seating where I had to sit and queue. Prices on the high side for an off-high street location, albeit a prestigious one. Love the period tea etc...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank GOM52
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First impression is of a really smart restaurant - the very tasteful decor is complimented by friendly, helpful staff who take pride in their work. Lots of choice for all dietary requirements - I was in the mood for vegetarian comfort food and the cheese...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank FreshAirAndWhiskey
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Popped in recently with my mum for breakfast. Very nice inside however just over £15 for scrambled egg on toast twice and 2 coffees is a bit steep! Toast was more like bread than toast and the scrambled egg was very bland! Wouldn’t mind paying...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 97zoes
Reviewed 8 September 2018

We came for a treat, afternoon tea for 2 and my goodness it was a treat. We've been to 6 places for afternoon tea in the last 18 months, varying from from tearoom/cafes to very posh hotels, and for service and value this one was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Curious808944
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

I visited this cafe on Monday, I was alone with my three month old daughter (this is always a challenge). I quickly felt at ease, the staff found me the perfect table where I could put my pushchair right next to me and it not...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank HollieeHollie
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20 June 2018|
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Response from Bec006 | Property representative |
Hi there, the Cafe is accessible to wheelchairs but unfortunately the toilets are upstairs. We do have a staff toilet downstairs that can be used by customers that cannot climb the stairs however unfortunately that is not... More
Linda J
25 March 2018|
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Response from CourtyardCafeAshby | Property representative |
south street car park. or the larger car park at the Royal Hotel. North street car park is closed at present. Hope this helps. The Courtyard Cafe.
Glenn J
13 April 2017|
Response from Bec006 | Property representative |
Hello! Breakfast starts at 9-11.30am and no you don't need to book! Hopefully see you soon.
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