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Melting Pot Cafe

The Old Grammar School West Park | West Park, Redruth TR15 3AJ, England
+44 7956 313412
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“salad” (6 reviews)
“cake” (3 reviews)
“quick food” (2 reviews)
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The Old Grammar School West Park | West Park, Redruth TR15 3AJ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The "Old Grammar School" in Redruth is now a centre for artists with a good number of practising artists' studios. It is known as Krowji and the Melting Pot is as you would expect for such a place. Krowji is a little way off the...More

Thank Clifford A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A little dissapointed in the overall experience, however staff made us feel welcome enough, Just feel they need to add a little more to the field

Thank Sean J
Charlie C, Owner at Melting Pot Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Sean, Sorry to hear you were underwhelmed with your visit. Please feel free to email me direct to tell me how we could improve on things. Regards, Charlie Coleman Owner themeltingpotcafe@gmail.com

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to see a band Electronics for a stag do and it sounded just place to go. From the moment we walked in we were greeted with warmth and great hospitality. The Melting Pot is a vibrant place very visual the band were also amazing...More

Thank Ro C
Charlie C, Owner at Melting Pot Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for choosing us for your celebration and pleased you had a great time. See you soon.

Reviewed 6 October 2017

Wow our first visit to krowji after a few recommendations and it was well worth it,great menu,interesting surroundings and friendly staff,will definately be going back,maybe tommorrow.

Thank julian a
Charlie C, Owner at Melting Pot Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the review. You are most welcome to return anytime.

Reviewed 2 October 2017

I haven't eaten here but occasionally pop in for coffee with friends. It's a warm, friendly, creative, place. And lovely coffee!

Thank Tru G
Charlie C, Owner at Melting Pot Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Truly pleased you love the coffee. We recently switched brand a few months back, after careful research (and tastings), settled on Cornico's fresh Cornish roasted coffee beans.

Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Saw this cafe advertised online and thought it looked quirky so I'd give it a go. There was so much choice, and being sugar free my family normally struggle for anything other than a jacket potato! The food was incredible, menu was a refreshing change...More

Thank pry90
Charlie C, Owner at Melting Pot Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you, for your kind words and visiting. Soon you again soon.

Reviewed 27 August 2017

A few of us organised a school reunion, and decided on holding it in our old 'School Library', now a cafe/restaurant called The Melting Pot. Event was well organised and arranged by Tracey & Rusty with an excellent and diverse buffet. Great and quirky venue...More

Thank Philip G
Charlie C, Owner at Melting Pot Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the kind review and for giving us the opportunity to host your reunion and let you make plenty of noise <grin> in the old school library. See you all again next year.

Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

What can I say Fantastic Friendly Huge doorstop sandwiches Sensible prices Huge choice of drinks Everything made fresh So much to look at It is a must if you are in the area , it's quite difficult to find as sat nav took me to...More

1  Thank Sharon D
Charlie C, Owner at Melting Pot Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks Sharon for your lovely review. We hope to see you back again soon now you've found us.

Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

I have a disability which gives me many food sensitivities. I usually carry oat biscuits as emergency food. Having purchased a drink but ascertained they do not cater for wheat/dairy/egg/onion/beef/salad leaves/ etc sensitivity I asked if they minded me eating a few oat biscuits while...More

2  Thank Annelise D
Charlie C, Owner at Melting Pot Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Lisa Dolley, Thanks. As a past local councillor for Redruth, if this is how you treat a fellow chamber of commerce member, I would be left wondering how you act to your constituents. You approached my wife with a mobile phone display saying that...More

Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

This place is full of quirky items and strange combinations of curiosities wherever you look. The atmosphere is relaxed and we were greeted in a friendly manor. Our dog was also welcomed. Coffee is good, cakes were nothing special. I have eaten here previously and...More

1  Thank Matt E
Charlie C, Owner at Melting Pot Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, Thanks for the review. Pleased you enjoyed it. Since your visit we have changed our menu and cakes and now make our own cakes, tiffins, and flapjacks. Hopefully we will see you again so we can tease a higher rating out of you 😊

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Average prices
US$13
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:00
Thursday
09:00 - 16:00
Friday
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Old Grammar School West Park | West Park, Redruth TR15 3AJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Redruth
  • Phone Number: +44 7956 313412
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Description
The Melting Pot is a hidden gem of a cafe tucked away at the west end of Redruth.With its relaxed bohemian atmosphere, fresh salad bar, daily specials, delicious cakes, hot and cold drinks and a fine selection of beersIts the perfect place to grab breakfast, lunch or a quick snack. There's also internet access and wifi available.
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