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43 High Street, Christchurch BH23 1AS, England
+44 1202 490229
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible14%
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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43 High Street, Christchurch BH23 1AS, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Lovely waitress but nothing else! Waited an eternity for 2 basic meals to arrive and when they did what a disappointment! In our opinion Cheap ingredients, over cooked and so bland! Our first and last visit!

1  Thank j0hnhenry27
Reviewed 11 June 2018

AVOID! Been before a few years ago when the 'take out' prices were more confusing & charge ridiculous extra for sitting outside in the street & im no more impressed now. Only wanted a sandwich, waited about 15 minutes where the presentation goes as far...More

22  Thank ana_7x
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Well what can I say the food was really good, I had the chicken on the bone which just fell off the bone it was delicious. We have eaten here several times and it has always been top notch. Definitely recommend.

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

The proprietor gave a warm welcome and went through the specials. White Americano coffee was excellent - nice coffee beans, big cup, warmed jug of milk to the side. My 3 egg omelette with cheese and mushroom could not be bettered. Filled with lots of...More

Thank Cormac555
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Visited today (the blue girls) fantastic food freshly cooked. Friendly helpful staff, Manager wonderful cook. Visited before and will be going again next time in Christchurch

Thank Jillian O
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

I have been to Baggies several times with family. I have always found the food to be excellent, and plentiful. The proprietor is welcoming, and the service is very good. Best cooked breakfast I have ever had!:).

Thank Kathleen C
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Went for breakfast Sunday morning. Food lovely but so so slow. We did not even get out morning teas for up to half hour. Food good when arrived tough

Thank JerseySPUR
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

We came here for coffee early on a wet Saturday in February. On entering we decided that we liked the whole diner feel of the place so would eat in. We were welcomed and seated, brought menus quickly and informed of the specials by our...More

Thank davetlg
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Great friendly service, excellent prices, delicious food. Would thoroughly recommend. Good position on High Street. Suitable for couples, families and seniors. Wide selection on menu of many different dishes including All Day Breakfast. Large cups of delicious hot coffee served.

Thank Anita S
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Only wanted a cup of tea and a cake, little on display but we were told of a range of cakes available. I should have been cautious when no cakes were listed on the menu and the waitress didn't know the prices of the cakes...More

7  Thank Jayne M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$10
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 High Street, Christchurch BH23 1AS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 490229
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Seating upstairs, downstairs and outside. There are extensive take-out and eat-in menus, serving mainly traditional British food. All dishes are homecooked, and supplies are sourced locally wherever possible. We serve a great range of the finest coffees which are Fairtrade and Rainforest Alliance certified.Baggies is a charming Listed Building at the heart of Christchurch High Street.
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