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Five and Dime Cafe

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14 West Street, Wareham BH204JX, England
+44 1929 550855
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08:00 - 16:00
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Sun 08:00 - 13:00
Mon - Tue 08:00 - 16:00
Thu - Sat 08:00 - 16:00
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Southampton
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66 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped in Wareham en route to holiday hotel in Dorset. Wanted a light lunch and chose the Five and Dime. On entering there is a small room with only 4 tables although I gathered there were other tables available upstairs. Walls covered with film posters and photos, very retro. We wanted sandwiches but the helpful lady advised us there would... More 

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Thank GalahadSouthampton
Poole, United Kingdom
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97 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Decor: funky and plenty to look at on the walls as it adjoins the cinema, lovely old building, if you want to be picky the black plastic table covers are the only thing that remind you ' it's just a cafe ' because some people get confused it's not the Chewton glen but it's one of the coolest little cafe's... More 

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Thank benjamino1974
Poole, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Preferred cafe of choice in Wareham. Unpretentious great homemade food with decent portions. Owner and staff all lovely people. Dog friendly, People friendly they remember your names -even the dog

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Thank gmackenzie63
Wareham, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017

went there for the 1st time last September with a friend - great service lovely menu and selection of breakfasts small or large, selection of toast fruit juice coffee and teas. decorated in 60 style but smart and comfortable

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Thank rollupsraven
weymouth dorset uk
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38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

A most unpretentious, high quality cafe, next to the art-deco REX cinema in Wareham. Lovely staff and great quirky film nostalgia to add to the atmosphere. A real experience...... Thank you everyone Dominic Santini The Hardye Wrinkly Bikers

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Thank hardyetraveller
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

I have just been in to this lovely little cafe in Wareham where we had lunch which was extremely tasty and wholesome, certainly will be going back. The ladies are all lovely and friendly and happy to chat. It's a lovely quirky cafe with a difference like sitting in your front room with the lovely coalburner making it nice and... More 

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Thank Thecandleloft
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Small very personal place. Food prepared with attention and care. Creative and delicious. Quirky and interesting cinematographic theme. Good coffee.

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Thank Gillie G
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

The Five and Dime is a small cafe with a nice atmosphere and a 'movie' theme. I had bacon, sausages, eggs and beans. I didn't want the tomato so they brought me extra beans. The toast was fresh, the coffee was good and a good strength and the bacon was thick cut and locally sourced. The eggs were nicely 'over... More 

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Thank Just A
Southampton, United Kingdom
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121 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

Yes quite a nice little cafe with some healthy choices for lunch. Everything was made freshly which we like.

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Thank Jill N
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Visited for coffee one morning and we struck by the friendleness of the staff and the superb coffee and vowed to return for breakfast. The family had 3 different examples and the Egg and Bacon sarnie had about 4 rashers of bacon in it and the other breakfasts were excellent , well cooked and very tasty. The toast was good... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$13
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Highchairs Available, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 13:00
Monday
08:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 16:00
Thursday
08:00 - 16:00
Friday
08:00 - 16:00
Saturday
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 West Street, Wareham BH204JX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Wareham
  • Phone Number: +44 1929 550855

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?