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The Rochester Coffee Co.

89 High Street, Rochester ME1 1LX, England
+44 1634 845162
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (20 reviews)
“cake” (10 reviews)
“cream and jam” (2 reviews)
Closes in 6 min
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
89 High Street, Rochester ME1 1LX, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I took my sister and two younger kids here for afternoon tea , was made to feel very welcome ! Lovely gent and woman serving, and will definitely be returning to this welcoming coffee shop .

Thank karenfingers
Reviewed 5 May 2018

I usually go to the Deaf Cat if I need to buy something on my lunch break as I work in the high street. I thought I would try something different as I had heard good things about this place. I had a cheese and...More

Thank Krisyyy
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Popped into this coffee shop today with my kids and Grandchildren to start my Mother’s Day celebrations and I’m so glad we did, the staff were friendly and very attentive Abi and Jackson really made it special hot chocolate for my son, tea for my...More

Thank Inez F
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Nipped in here for a coffee after Googling it. It came up as one of the better places, but I was a little disappointed...I know, I know, I should've trusted Tripadvisor more...forgive me. Anyway, I found the coffee a bit bitter, but I suppose that's...More

Thank Shaun M
Reviewed 19 January 2018

We visited today as a group of 3 for Afternoon Tea. It was a special occasion and was so nice to have received such outstanding service from the young man and lady working there. I had originally booked somewhere else and was awaiting confirmation from...More

Thank Charlotte H
Reviewed 27 December 2017

This is a lovely little coffee shop with tea, coffee, cakes and paninis etc. They do have some sandwiches too. No egg breakfast is available here.

Thank DrChoudhryPhD
Reviewed 20 December 2017

Very good up of coffee in very clean and comfortable environment. No hurry to push you out the door.

Thank PHE22
Reviewed 7 December 2017

I arranged an afternoon tea party for 15 of us, having spoken to the coffee shop on numerous occasions and paying a deposit, everything was set. Upon arrival the very inexperienced staff were not at all welcoming, one of them said they had forgotten we...More

1  Thank DA13family
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

I visit here all the time with family. Great cake and coffee, with friendly staff and a good atmosphere. Highly recommended.

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Came upon this little cafe after spotting a couple of tables and chairs outside the magnificent looking cakes in the front window. We had 3 dogs with us and thought this would be ideal for us but after enquiring with the staff they allowed us...More

Thank t-pascall
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$7
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 89 High Street, Rochester ME1 1LX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +44 1634 845162
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The Rochester Coffee Co is a continental boutique coffee shop in the heart of the historic Rochester High Street. Described by the Medway Messenger as "Probably Rochester’s best coffee house" - We offer a slice of London without the expensive price tag...We use 100% Fairtrade & Rainforest Alliance wholebean coffee, unlike many other coffee houses we ensure our coffee is of the finest quality. We believe that going out for a coffee should be an enjoyable and relaxing experience, we have soft sofa's throughout the coffee shop for you to sink into. The Rochester Coffee Co. philosophy is to offer the best quality product, ethically sourced through sustainable means to our customers and to offer amazing customer service with a smile. Our boutique coffee shops are different to anything else currently available on the High Street, we display local artists works on our walls and play upbeat, yet relaxing background music. Our Team is trained to the highest standards to offer you an experience unrivalled by others. We aim to ensure your visit is relaxing and lifts stress away. Our extensive menu is not sort from impressive with a huge selection of beverages to our Signature Afternoon & Champagne Teas, there is always something to enjoy at The Rochester Coffee Co.
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