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The Bluebird

69 Main Street | Burton Joyce, Nottingham NG14 5ED, England
+44 115 931 4343
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average0%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
3 Dec 2017
“Love it”
10 Mar 2017
“A good place to catch up”
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, European, British, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
69 Main Street | Burton Joyce, Nottingham NG14 5ED, England
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Reviewed 3 December 2017

Love this place. Vegetarian breakfast, smashing orange & chocolate scones. Such a pity no soya milk...a terrible over site. Eat inside in smashing comfy café or in the garden. Friendly staff.

Thank hungryveganfamily
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Popped in here after it was recommended to us by my hairdresser as we required a treat after having all my hair shaved off for charity. Was a lovely place to sit and have a coffee and a slice of home made cake. Will definitely...More

Thank fidgylove
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

I come here about once a week for lunch. The food is mostly home made including excellent gluten free cakes. Reasonably priced too. The staff are superb. Don't miss out!

Thank Mahala1959
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

This cafe under new ownership is a very friendly welcoming place. The previous owners were kind and friendly and so are the new ones. This village is a half hour bus trip from Nottingham and certainly benefits from a meeting place like this. The food...More

Thank Londonerbrazil
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Now under new management, a genuine, warm welcome was extended by the new owner who took the time to ask our names and to introduce herself. I had a huge jacket potato and an even bigger slice of home-made cake. This is a lovely little...More

Thank RVarley
Reviewed 16 January 2016

We have just visited the Blue Bird Cafe and found it a lovely establishment. We did sit outside (must be mad I know in the middle of Janurary) because we had the bikes. Lovely and clean inside and the staff very welcoming. The man (think...More

Thank Claire S
RobandLilou, Owner at The Bluebird, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2016

Thanks very much for taking the time to review our café and post such complimentary comments - was definitely impressed by you braving yesterday's cold! Our special this week is Mexican beef tortillas - whether suited to this weather is debatable but people are even...More

Reviewed 17 November 2015

A comfortable, welcoming café, ideal for a snack, lunch or just a relaxing coffee. The staff are friendly. A good place to meet friends

Thank Thelma A
RobandLilou, Owner at The Bluebird, responded to this reviewResponded 19 November 2015

Thank you for your kind review - we strive for customers to regard the café as comfortable, welcoming, relaxing and friendly and are so pleased you enjoy what we offer. Thanks again.

Reviewed 22 September 2015 via mobile

I made my first visit to this cafe today. The food was prepared promptly and tasted great. Cake was spot on too. As were the prices and the overall customer experience. Definitely a place worth visiting of you are in the area. 5*

1  Thank Klint K
RobandLilou, Owner at The Bluebird, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2015

Thank you for your review and recommendation. We are so pleased to receive such a positive report following your first visit to us and hope to see you more in the future.

Reviewed 11 September 2015

A defensive attitude by the owner and her need to make me feel difficult has marred my opinion of this café. I asked for poached eggs " not too runny"; this was repeated by the counter staff to the owner. The egg, quite frankly, had...More

1  Thank RVarley
RobandLilou, Owner at The Bluebird, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2015

We thank you for taking the time to review your unfortunate visit to us, although it's tone and the conveyed personal dislike of the female owner took us somewhat aback. We then tried to compare, with little success, it's detailed content to our own internal...More

Reviewed 9 July 2015

A lovely place for morning coffee, lunch or tea. Friendly and helpful staff. Several seating areas with a lovely outside space too. Glad we found it, and we will certainly be making visits whenever we are in the area. Nice menu, very clean and welcoming...More

Thank Rickers70
RobandLilou, Owner at The Bluebird, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2015

Thank you for taking time to post a helpful review of our café. We're so pleased you found us and enjoyed your visit. We all endeavour to provide a pleasant experience for our customers and are so glad that we succeeded in your case. We...More

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Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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  • Address: 69 Main Street | Burton Joyce, Nottingham NG14 5ED, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Nottingham
  • Phone Number: +44 115 931 4343
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