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Chiappini's

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Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Whether it was because we visited this off season or not it felt like stepping back in to a simpler and quieter time. Loved the retro mural on the wall and even the furnishings. Great pistachio ice cream and friendly staff!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lynn F
Reviewed 7 January 2019

We had coffee and 2 cannoli: a white chocolate and a pistachio flavour one. They were both delicious, and the coffee good and frothy.Great view, and a little sun-trap on the 1st Jan, sitting outside. Lovely retro decor and spotlessly clean inside.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ronir359
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

If you need gluten free options don’t bother. The only thing available is water. The service was fast but the staff moody, don’t expect service with a smile. My partner ordered a milkshake it looked like curdled milk. He took one sip and spat it...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank winnery26
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

We have regularly used this cafe over the years & so were confident to visit several times during the Folk Week. The staff were friendly, the tables kept clean despite being busy. The toilet was in working order throughout. Coffee (Americano) was of good standard...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank FolkTripper
Reviewed 8 August 2018

clean shop easy access to wheelchairs from the top end friendly helpful staff seats outside for people wanting to watch the sea view affordable prices and lovely food can recommend it

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Julia C
Reviewed 1 August 2018

We visited Chiappini's, in Broadstairs for an ice cream on a warm Saturday afternoon in July. We had travelled to Broadstairs specifically to see a performance at the Bandstand and was exploring the coastal areas of the town before the event. We chose to travel...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Stewart C
Reviewed 28 July 2018

Went in for coffee and cake. Coffee was very poor, the cake was stale. Asked where the loo was and member of staff looked over to the owner who pulled a face and said it was out of order. I don't know why but this...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Tony J
Reviewed 5 July 2018

Stopped here for a tea and coffee. Had a pastry. Husband enjoyed his but I felt my was dry. I forgive them for that because I enjoyed sitting here for a rest

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank farmerswife09
Reviewed 18 June 2018

My wife and I could not resist a tea and cake stop at Chiappini's. It was a lovely sunny day so we sat at the outside tables with our dog and admired the view of the harbour and bay. It set us up nicely prior...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank amiddletonsct
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Busiest day of the year, Hottest Bank holiday weekend recorded, 28 degrees and you want to buy an ice cream. So you queue up and as you are about to place the order, they remove the ice cream and close the window. In disbelief we...More

Date of visit: May 2018
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