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Footprints Cafe Bistro

Wesley School Road | Wesley School Road, Ashford TN23 5LW, England
+44 1233 668308
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“wedges” (13 reviews)
“sunday roast” (24 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Wesley School Road | Wesley School Road, Ashford TN23 5LW, England
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Reviewed today

I visited last week with my granddaughter and daughter for lunch. We booked because usually its busy but on this occasion it wasn't. The food was as usual very good but the service wasnt. I hope this little restaurant isnt going to suffer from bad...More

Thank Gjeff
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been here twice with my family instead of going out for lunch to a pub on a Sunday and I was pleasantly surprised at how great the roast was! The family who run the restaurant are also very friendly. Reasonably priced also!

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Had breakfast here the other day the sausages were burnt and a greasy all round breakfast also although the puddings are home-made they were all a little dry as we sampled a few of them coffee was better I suspect they were reheating the milk...More

Thank Bigteddy92
Tom A, Member of the Board of Trustees at Footprints Cafe Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Good afternoon, Thank you for your review, although I must admit I'm rather disappointed in what I have read. We pride ourselves on the quality of the breakfast, and as a member of the board of Trustees for the centre, I take customer service extremely...More

Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Since moving to Ashford my husband and I have been regularly going to Footprints. Whether it is breakfast, lunch, a Sunday roast or just coffee - amazing btw - and cake... we’ve never had something we didn’t like. We love to eat local and there...More

Thank Victoria Y
Tom A, Member of the Board of Trustees at Footprints Cafe Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

thanks Victoria, we really appreciate all the support we receive!

Reviewed 27 March 2018

We popped into Footprints to try their breakfast and were really pleased we did. All fresh local produce and extremely friendly service. The coffee was also much better than some of the large coffee houses.We are going back after Easter to try the Sunday Roast...More

Thank Steve B
Tom A, Member of the Board of Trustees at Footprints Cafe Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

thanks Steve! Hope you got a chance to try the Sunday Roast or if not you're still up for giving it a go!

Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

We went here for lunch when we had to blow out an evening meal for a birthday due to the snow. NOT disappointed! Had a lamb burger, salad & potato wedges that were absolutely scrumptious & which matched an anniversary lunch we had had at...More

Thank FolkTripper
Reviewed 8 December 2017

My wife is part of a walking group who meet here regularly and they booked it for their Christmas Lunch. I was able to go along to enjoy the festive food. We were in total 30. The main course was a carvery which was cooked...More

Thank Perek24
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Excellent Sunday lunch. Three types of meat cooked to perfection with good selection of vegetables. I thoroughly recommend it on a Sunday. I have also been there on a weekday with friends and it’s also good.

Thank Gjeff
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Last minute decision to go when we noticed they had spare tables for Sunday, had the gammon plenty of meat great choice of veg, the gravy was excellent , the cauliflower and broccoli bake was great, only small Cristicism is the yorkshires which I think...More

Thank jwillia
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

I went to join a meeting being held here. The cafe was nice and in good grounds. There are two good size meeting rooms that hold 20- 30 people at a guess. I was just presenting but they seemed pretty good and worth considering if...More

Thank Pocock1
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Response from Lee B | Reviewed this property |
I've had the same problem. TripAdvisor have no problem accepting my other reviews, but I am not allowed to criticise Footprints' horrible roast dinners! If TripAdvisor weren't censoring reviews, this restaurant would have... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$16
Lunch, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wesley School Road | Wesley School Road, Ashford TN23 5LW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Ashford
  • Phone Number: +44 1233 668308
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A locally run cafe bistro specialising in good quality coffee, breakfast, lunch, and homemade cakes.
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