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Bonjour

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Delicious homemade food in the heart of Poundbury in beautiful Dorset. Pop in for breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea or just coffee & cake - our coffee is excellent and cakes are homemade!
PRICE RANGE
US$5 - US$13
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
CUISINES
Cafe, British, French
FEATURES
Takeout, Waitstaff, Seating, Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The ideal little place to get the best lunch. Quality ingredients perfectly executed! Their BLAT (Bacon, lettuce, avocado & tomato) sandwich is delicious. Cakes are wonderful and their canapes are top end. Well done!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 3JoB3
EmmaT3554, Owner at Bonjour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review! We really appreciate the comments and taking the time. The BLAT really is a winner - the best sandwich ever! See you again soon x

Reviewed 5 November 2018

i just love the mackerel pate on sourdough toast and the bacon sandwich with sourdough toast .the coffee is great and the cakes are most delicious

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Miles H
EmmaT3554, Owner at Bonjour, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Hi Miles, thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We really value our customers’ feedback so it’s grrat to hear you enjoy our food! See you again soon. Emma

Reviewed 6 August 2018

I overheard a conversation in a shop about how nice this little place was, then stumbled upon it and so gave it a try. Eavesdropping paid off as it was a very pleasant experience. We shared avocado on sourdough, which came on 2 slices of...More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank Annie2008UK
EmmaT3554, Owner at Bonjour, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Hi Annie, thank you so much for taking the ice to leave such a detailed review, we really do appreciate it! Our cakes are indeed all homemade so you’ll have to try one on your next visit. Hope to see you again soon. Emma

Reviewed 12 June 2018

Again It’s GOOD not average but these technical glitches from Trip Advisor ! Oh dear. Really recommend this lovely little cafe with delicious food. I met up with a group of old friends for lunch here and we had very good meals. It is licensed...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Maturity
EmmaT3554, Owner at Bonjour, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Thank you for your review, always useful for people to hear customer feedback. Emma

Reviewed 11 June 2018

Small friendly café hidden away in fascinating Poundbury but well worth the detour. Enthusiastic young staff serve excellent healthy food.

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank JON O
EmmaT3554, Owner at Bonjour, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Hi Jon, thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, I’ll be sure to pass your comments on to the staff! See you again soon. Emma

Reviewed 5 June 2018

You might well say bonjour, but don’t expect a reply for I have never seen anyone in here. Yet another of the many Poundbury shops, cafes, restaurants that seem to thrive on having no customers. How do they keep going? Okay coffee and cakes, light...More

Date of visit: June 2018
2  Thank paulc19642017
EmmaT3554, Owner at Bonjour, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Dear Paul, Don’t lose sleep worrying about how Poundbury businesses survive, we’re fine thank you. Great to hear that you like our coffee and cakes!

Reviewed 31 May 2018

A great little place , worth seeking out , in the Poundbury streets. Lovely hosts and very tasty cakes , fruit tea loaf was excellent( well done Dad ! )

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank David K
EmmaT3554, Owner at Bonjour, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Hi David, thank you for taking the time to leave us your review - I will pass on your compliments to my dad, who will be very pleased indeed! See you again soon. Emma

Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Great little cafe in the back streets of poundbury. Small but tasty menu. All home made. Cakes are fabulous. Small cafe with seating inside and few tables outside. Lovely staff. Well worth a visit.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Classic1531
EmmaT3554, Owner at Bonjour, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Hi there, thank you for your kind words! We really value our customers’ feedback so it’s great to know you enjoy our homemade food. We are a little tucked away but worth the trip! See you again soon u again soon. Emma

Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

We came here for a business meeting and the atmosphere was amazing! Emma was a great host and made us feel very welcome. The Victoria sponge was one of the best I have tasted, very fresh! A great place to go to!More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank adamwT881NW
emma t, Owner at Bonjour, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

Hi Adam, thank you for your kind comments, our Victoria Sponge is a best seller! I’m so pleased you enjoyed your visit and really appreciate you taking the time to leave a review. Business meetings are always better with a bit of cake! Hope we...More

Reviewed 7 April 2018

Just popped into Bonjour for a coffee and cake and thoroughly enjoyed it. Great tasting coffee and homemade carrot cake, even our little pug got a dog treat. Very quick and friendly service, we will definitely return again.More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Janicec819
emma t, Owner at Bonjour, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2018

Hi Janice, thank you for your lovely comments, we so appreciate it when customers take the time to leave such a kind review. Glad you enjoyed the carrot cake - my mum makes it for us so I’ll pass on your compliments! Hope we see...More

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