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Bunters and Athenas

) #40 of 79 Restaurants in Hexham ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Cafe, Mediterranean, Greek
10 Hallgate | Hexham, Hexham NE46 1XD, England
+44 1434 605907
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good42%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“hummus” (4 reviews)
“scones” (7 reviews)
Open Now
09:30 - 21:00All hours
Cafe, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
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10 Hallgate | Hexham, Hexham NE46 1XD, England
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Reviews (57)
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1 - 10 of 57 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a quick lunch here - a jacket potato and a butter bean stew - and they were beyond the expectations of a coffee shop. They had lovely cakes on display but the big portions did not leave space for that. Very dog-friendly, yet...More

Thank Ednitram
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On arrival in Hexham we called in at Bunters for a coffee and the obligatory chocolate milkshake for the boy. We were the only customers and sat in the large bay window watching the comings and goings of passers-by, and a good view of Hexham...More

Thank CarolyneC19
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I feel bad writing this review as all the others are good but I honestly wasn't impressed! The cafe is in a lovely location on a quiet street opposite Hexham Old Goal. We were walking past and thought it looked very inviting so we decided...More

Thank IvyFlood
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

The cafe is well situated in a quieter road compared with the Market place - and we had a wonderful view of the gaol and stocks. Our food- baked potato and panini followed by apple pie and carrot cake was all spot on. With drinks...More

Thank sbizzle
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Family run coffee shop and restaurant. Good homemade food and friendly service. If the sun is shining outdoor tables.

Thank ruthsadler2017
Bunters and A, Owner at Bunters and Athenas, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2017

We are glad that you enjoyed your meal with us and hope to see you again soon! Thanks!

Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Lovely, homely, owner run charming tea room + more. Really worth a visit. Charming and friendly. Nice pot of tea for two. One large slice of espresso cake to share. About a fiver. Home made espresso cake was really really good. Another customer warmly recommended...More

1  Thank PETER_1953_CANHAM
Bunters and A, Owner at Bunters and Athenas, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2017

A lovely review. Thank you and hope to see you again for another slice of Espresso cake!

Reviewed 7 September 2016

Always friendly, service is quick tea and coffee are hot, one of the few places that you get asked whether or not you want your drinks served first or when your meal is ready, (although there is not normally a huge delay) and the lemon...More

1  Thank Mike V
Bunters and A, Owner at Bunters and Athenas, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review! glad you enjoyed it and see you again.

Reviewed 23 August 2016

I had the best lemon meringue pie in a long time, home made and tangy, the pea and mint soup thick and tasty my wife and I loved it first class nice big pot of tea friendly service next time we come here we will...More

Thank fozzybear65
Bunters and A, Owner at Bunters and Athenas, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2017

We would love to welcome you back for that slice of pie! Thank you!

Reviewed 27 July 2016

A regular haunt in the summer as you can sit outside in the summer months. The owners are very friendly and obliging. Hummous and tatziki with pitta bread are a favourite. Coffee and scones are good too

2  Thank Judith B
Bunters and A, Owner at Bunters and Athenas, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2017

Summer is coming back around and hope to see you soon. Thank you for the review!

Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

This is a quaint, old fashion looking cafe or tea room. Very relaxing place - ideal after a long journey from the north! No pretensions, no fuss. Just straightforward , but good grub. (Please note there are a few Greek dishes on the menu which...More

Thank James A
Bunters and A, Owner at Bunters and Athenas, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2017

Glad you had a relaxing time and appreciated our dining experience. Hope to see you again to try the Greek dishes

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11 September 2015|
Response from Rosie2203 | Reviewed this property |
In Hexham there is the Abbey which is worth a look around, there is also the old Goal, we were only there a few hours, and other than browsing in the shops and stopping for a coffee, also lots of places were closed with it... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
09:30 - 17:00
09:30 - 17:00
09:30 - 17:00
09:30 - 17:00
09:30 - 21:00
09:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Hallgate | Hexham, Hexham NE46 1XD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Hexham
  • Phone Number: +44 1434 605907
By day a coffee house and by night Greek and Mediterranean restaurant.

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