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Cafe Boscanova

650 Christchurch Road | Boscombe, Bournemouth BH1 4BP, England
+44 1202 242831
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
09:00 - 16:00All hours
Cafe, British, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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650 Christchurch Road | Boscombe, Bournemouth BH1 4BP, England
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Reviews (392)
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1 - 10 of 392 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Excellent service, refreshing drinks, smooth creamy espresso and delicious avocado toast with haloumi and bacon. What else to expect sitting outdoors in the morning sunshine? :)

Thank Miroslaw J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place. Food was top notch without the hype. Why haven't I been before??? Coming again. Soon.

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So refreshing to find an independent coffee shop in what is otherwise a coffee lover starved shopping precinct. Great service, delicious death by chocolate brownies, brilliant pancakes and fabulous coffee. Next time you pass, don't walk by, dive in!

Thank BaffinsTyrrell
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here for breakfast and despite it being packed to the gills the waitress was sweet and smiley and the food was wonderful. Great coffee, cool place to sit, eclectic styling and lovely people. Would love to go back for lunch when we are next...More

Thank josephine78258
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our late light lunch midweek towards the end of service at 4 pm allowed us to sit inside or out, still quite busy. Good service although a bit slow but great coffee and fresh juices and although a limited a quite interesting menu choice. Great...More

Thank stevehutch
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We popped in on Sunday at 11am. Our coffee orders were taken promptly but the waiter did not return for our food order. someone else did. Our coffees took ages and we noticed them perched on the counter for at least 5 minutes before someone...More

3  Thank Rosida I
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Boscombe needs more places like Boscanova. Artisan, edgy, hip, vegan (but they do serve meat if you want it) and all those things you wouldn't expect to find in the middle of Boscombe. We went for brunch on the way back through from a hospital...More

Thank Margaret C
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Fabulous and a little different. Food cooked to order, with focus on healthy eating. Staff are really friendly, and the most amazing mint tea. Pity it shuts so early in the afternoon, kitchen closes even earlier, we saw lots of very disappointed people unable to...More

Thank 263Valerie
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

What a lovely cafe. Great choice of vegetarian dishes. Flavourful coffee. Lush hot chocolate. Staff are genuinely friendly and knowledgeable. What a treat xxxx

Thank tracylouise77
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped in here for a casual breakfast the other morning. The pancakes were out of this world. Nicest I've ever had!!!! Really nice atmosphere and excellent service. Not to be missed!!!

1  Thank Kim W
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Alex M
What time do you open?
5 February 2015|
Response from JennyW50 | Reviewed this property |
8am except Sunday opens at 9
Alex M
What time do you open?
5 February 2015|
Response from BeckyCresswell | Reviewed this property |
8-4 Mon - Fri 8-5 Sat 9-4 Sun Happy eats!! 😊
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 650 Christchurch Road | Boscombe, Bournemouth BH1 4BP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Bournemouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 242831
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