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Eden cafe

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85 Bank Street, Maidstone ME14 1SD, England
+44 1622 688188
08:00 - 16:00
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Mon - Sat 08:00 - 16:00
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Highly recommended. I have had pasta dishes, jacket potatoes and an omelette here recently. Pesto pasta is very tasty as is the jacket with chilli. Very friendly staff and also willing to take telephone pre-orders to save you time.

Thank Mikecurrylover
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely veggie brekkie with a proper cuppa!! Lovely service with a welcoming atmosphere. The setting is tucked off the high street and has a wonderful uniqueness. Will always be one of my favourite places

Thank Kim M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

I have been into Eden many times now I went in today with my partner and my little boy .staff are really friendly food was tasty and the atmosphere was very chilled . Lunch times can be very busy so grab a seat while u can worth a visit every thing is made fresh to order and all food is... More 

Thank Tina L
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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285 reviews
211 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

I have ordered a take away from Eden a few times as it's so expensive to sit in and eat (nearly double the price!) On two occasions now I've got back to the office with my order only to find I've been given someone else's. I didn't say anything the first time however called to let them know on the... More 

Thank DMT1982
Maidstone, England, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

We had a lovely breakfast here last Saturday , very good food nice staff ,and nice place will defiantly go back in future .

Thank Julie G
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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285 reviews
211 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

I popped in here recently for breakfast which for a full English is around £8ish. The food took quite a while to come out but when it did I was disappointed. The bacon was like rubber with more fat than bacon, the toast was stone cold and the egg just covered in grease. My coffee was also bitter tasting. The... More 

Thank DMT1982
Rye, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

We went for breakfast, I ordered the full breakfast and my husband ordered eggs benedict with two cappuccinos. My fried eggs was cold, the sausage was dry, as though it had been cooked the night before and warmed up, the bacon was dry. I asked for white toast and got brown. My husbands eggs were hard, the yokes were solid,... More 

Thank JaneThomasDerby
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Lovely content to the traditional English breakfast. Best menu around. Shame the plates are always cold. By the time plate reaches the table the food is all cold.

Thank Janet L
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

Pleasant little cafe and pleasant staff. the food is very good. I have had full English breakfast there several times. They also do a tasty bacon sandwich. pleasant decor

Thank Patricia J
United Kingdom
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44 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

Friendly and spacious independent coffee shop just off the high street. Nicely decorated and decent collection of cakes and lunches. Very popular at lunchtime which is unsurprising by the quality of food and friendliness of all staff. Loved it.

Thank Pete E

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, British
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 85 Bank Street, Maidstone ME14 1SD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Maidstone
  • Phone Number: +44 1622 688188
We, Jo & Lisa, individually had the dream of running our own businesses one day.. That dream was united via a mutual friend.. With a love for food and all things natural, Eden was established in July 2006 and we've never looked back!!! What makes us special? Well, we believe in running a succesful business that makes everyone of our customer feel at home the second they walk in.. Our suppliers are local small businesses where possible and we insist on using quality fresh ingredients without compromise.. In June 2009 we relocated to a larger premise just 2 doors up with the capacity to seat 60 people! As from April 2010 we are licenced!! Just another string to our bow... In 2011 Lisa took over Eden .. Missing Jo but she has made herself into super mum!! Please do come in, and try our yummy food and homely relaxing atmosphere!

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