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Porters Coffee Shop

19 Bridge Street, Helmsley, England
+44 1439 771555
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (36 reviews)
“cake” (23 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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19 Bridge Street, Helmsley, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent. Friendly & welcoming - so important! Plus great coffee. Welcomes dogs - this is the future!!

Thank cannychad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A few years have passed since our last visit but nothing has changed except perhaps the prices! Same attentive and friendly banter coupled with excellent food. A pleasure to spend time especially if you can secure a table where the roaring fire is.

Thank jamesbroughton1942
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this cafe with friends . A pleasant cafe that is very clean and tidy . A nice touch is the fire with comfortable sofas . The coffee was very nice as was the chocolate roulade that I had . Very prompt service and friendly...More

Thank drajab
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You get a choice here of either sitting outside (round the back) or inside. Plenty of space and there always seems to be a free table. Coffee is good and the sandwiches are offered in a range that includes some interesting choices - including toasties...More

Thank imacbeth
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Porters coffee shop is a gem and really worth a visit. Coffee, cakes and particularly toast is of exceptional quality. Any time of day is good but breakfast there is a great way to start your day. We also bought their sandwiches for our journey...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have visited Porters on 4 occasions now, and every time it has been wonderful. Great Coffee and cakes. the Pastry on the tarts is so light a crumbly. You will not be disappointed. Staff are so friendly and cannot do enough to help. We...More

Thank Nick B
Reviewed 16 October 2017

A great café with comfortable seating, very prompt service, a great selection of home made tray bakes, warming coal fire for those chilly autumnal days. Give it a try you won't regret it.

Thank menubuster
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Friendly staff, Real fire, Very comfortable seating, Newspapers and excellent coffee and food .....What more is there to say ?

Thank kevin d
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

We are regular visitors to Helmsley and always come here. Staff are pleasant; ambience is excellent and coffee delightful. Generally we dont have cakes etc but when we do these too are delicious. You always get a biscuit with your drink. We tend to sit...More

Thank iaatkinson
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend came to Helmsley for a ride out on the motorbike. Helmsley is beautiful and it’s the cafés like these that make it so wonderful. The prices are quite high, although probably similar to those of Costa Coffee or Starbucks (but you...More

Thank emmyjaneweatherill
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10 June 2017|
Response from Margaret W | Reviewed this property |
sorry I can't remember as I was on holiday at the time. What I can remember is that the food was lovely. suggest you contact them direct for menu options
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Bridge Street, Helmsley, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Helmsley
  • Phone Number: +44 1439 771555
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