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Five and Dime Cafe

14 West Street, Wareham BH204JX, England
+44 1929 550855
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“marmalade” (6 reviews)
“cakes” (8 reviews)
“hash browns” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
14 West Street, Wareham BH204JX, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ate in most cafes and Restaurants in Wareham. This is by far the best! Had All Day breakfast - grilled to perfection, piping hot. Sat in small garden yard at back as sunny and hot. Perfect sanctuary - quiet retreat. Main dining is fine but...More

Thank Nigel G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Out for early ride got into Wareham around 8:00 on a Sunday am and thought might not find anything open. Then I discovered the Five & Dime cafe wonderful coffee and the toast and marmalade superb. All enjoyed sitting outside in warm sunshine delightful.

Thank Dave K
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped here before heading off on a river cruise from wareham. Very warm welcome from the staff. We chose the all day breakfast, lovely sausage and nice thick bacon rashers all sourced from the family butchers across the road and local eggs which were cooked...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Really tasty bacon and sausage. Hash browns were the nicest I've ever had. Plus, the ornate garden in the back is delightful.

1  Thank sirflynn
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We are regulars here and always have super food, freshly cooked. The portions are large, wholesome and tasty. There is a set menu, plus 3 or 4 main specials each day. Perfect for anything from a coffee to a full meal in pleasant, unusual surroundings....More

1  Thank Sue E
Reviewed 26 May 2017

You never know quite where the heart of a community truly beats, but The Five And Dime must be close. On our brief visit, all the other customers seemed to be local regulars and very much at home in the Five and Dime's quirky film...More

Thank Tim S
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We often come here for breakfast. The setting is friendly and informal. Breakfast is consistently good value.

Thank ventdusud2
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Stopped in Wareham en route to holiday hotel in Dorset. Wanted a light lunch and chose the Five and Dime. On entering there is a small room with only 4 tables although I gathered there were other tables available upstairs. Walls covered with film posters...More

Thank GalahadSouthampton
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Decor: funky and plenty to look at on the walls as it adjoins the cinema, lovely old building, if you want to be picky the black plastic table covers are the only thing that remind you ' it's just a cafe ' because some people...More

Thank benjamino1974
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Preferred cafe of choice in Wareham. Unpretentious great homemade food with decent portions. Owner and staff all lovely people. Dog friendly, People friendly they remember your names -even the dog

Thank gmackenzie63
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$13
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Highchairs Available, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 13:00
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: 14 West Street, Wareham BH204JX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Wareham
  • Phone Number: +44 1929 550855
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