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Patisserie Mark Bennett

256 Sandbanks Road | Lower Parkstone, Poole BH14 8HA, England
+44 1202 709111
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good18%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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“bread” (81 reviews)
“sandwiches” (48 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
256 Sandbanks Road | Lower Parkstone, Poole BH14 8HA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Penn Hill branch today and as usual the sandwiches and cakes were good but the service is horrendous! We ordered a coffee which arrived at the table, a cold drink which didn't arrive so my husband had to ask for it, 2...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank AMANDA B
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Very good cakes bit of a lacking og gluten free but a well made coffee and the flapjack was tasty nice to be back in the area

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank tannar
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Really good coffee and deliciously fresh pastries served in a friendly warm atmosphere. Very busy with locals buying takeaway savouries and cakes. Bakery visible at back if shop

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jane1002018
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

I visited this gorgeous coffee shop twice over the weekend. I also left my handbag here. Lilliput staff came over to Penn Hill after their shift especially to find it for me. They deserve a bonus! BTW coffee, quiche and Sicilian almond biscuits all excellent.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank rbrum
Reviewed 2 September 2018

Always busy which I think is a good sign. My grandchildren loved the iced doughnuts with blackcurrant jam filling. We didn't get a chance to test ! Wonderful pasties and sausage rolls which we shared and devoured on the beach in the sunshine - perfect.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Mikeonhisbike
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Usually the Penn Hill branch is good with my nut allergy and puts products containing nuts in a different bag to my food when bought together. However I am disappointed to say that they let me down. I enjoy chocolate brownies so always ask if...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Nutsman
Reviewed 15 July 2018

My review is about Mark Bennett in Lilliput. I have been to many outlets and many times to Mark Bennett’s in BH post code. I hope Lilliput is not a viction of their success, because I was queuing for 10 mins to be served, plus...More

Date of visit: July 2018
5  Thank Antonio P
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Wow,,the choice and quality were outstanding. My sister and I popped in for coffee and could not resist the delights on offer. The gourmet sandwiches looked amazing and the cakes were to die for. We shared a belgium chocalate brownie and pecan and maple tart...Sheer...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Tips2go
Reviewed 24 May 2018

Gorgeous patisseries and sandwiches which can be made to order. So many choices it was hard to decide!

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank waawaa
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

We won the weekly Friday competition on Facebook for a free lunch ! The sandwiches are amazing and the bread is so fresh !! We eat here a lot , mainly at the penn hill branch . The staff are always friendly and helpful and...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Z622EIjulien
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
07:30 - 17:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 17:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 17:00
Thursday
07:30 - 17:00
Friday
07:30 - 17:00
Saturday
07:30 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 256 Sandbanks Road | Lower Parkstone, Poole BH14 8HA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Poole
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 709111
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Description
Patisserie Mark Bennett is a hand crafted artisan bakery, Mark the owner holds 11 world bread awards and is the 2014 British baking industries baker of the year, we offer a range of artisan bread, Croissants made with imported French butter, Patisserie, gourmet sandwiches and fresh ground coffee, to sit in or takeaway
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