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Chocolate Theatre Cafe

13 Thameside, Henley-on-Thames RG9 1BH, England
+44 1491 411412
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“cake” (61 reviews)
“scones” (51 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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13 Thameside, Henley-on-Thames RG9 1BH, England
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1 - 10 of 482 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the Chocolate Theatre Cafe for a birthday lunch while walking round Henley. We collectively ordered 2 tuna jacket potatoes, the bacon and white wine sauce jacket potato, gluten free BLT, and the sausage sandwich. The food arrived promptly and was fairly tasty. The tuna...More

3  Thank me07jhc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I come here often either cycling or social occasions and every time the staff are welcoming and friendly. The service is prompt and dependable. As for cyclists, they offer locks for your bike and are happy to refill your water bottle for you. If you...More

Thank Patrick L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a family friendly cafe that offers a wide range of basic meal options but beware the cakes are very special. The location makes it a very convenient stop off for coffee time or lunch. Service was efficient and the food was very tasty....More

1  Thank AlD134634
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited here for breakfast before leaving for home, we were both delighted with our choices, partner going healthy, but I have to say I was blown away by my Italian chocolate which I chose to accompany an almond croissant, now that is the way to...More

Thank Haddow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best selection of fresh cakes and desserts in Berkshire or Buckinghamshire. Many of them made on the premises. Plus an outstanding selection of hot chocolate including the thick Italian. As well as all that, lovely view of the Thames and they do all sorts of...More

Thank jpens
Reviewed 18 August 2017

When in Henley we stopped here for coffee. My wife had a cappuccino and I an American with milk. It was the poorest coffee I have ever been served ( I am 76), bitter does not come close. I added more milk with no effect...More

1  Thank Jock B
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

After a little walk by the river, really wanted a cuppa with scone, jam and clotted cream. Found this little gem overlooking the river. Very clean, modern, good choice of food, drinks and desserts. Got exactly what I wanted and it was delicious. Also a...More

Thank Kathleen S
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Really good lunch at their window seat, pushed a few tables together to fit 6 of us in. Helpful service, quick service. Yummy lunch with a variety of sandwiches and a good kids menu.

Thank Sun26uk
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Located opposite the river and boat mooring, but on the opposite side of the road. The Chocolate Cafe seemed like the perfect place to stop for a well deserved cuppa and cake after a days walking. The place seems to be a little confused as...More

2  Thank Phil G
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Whatever your question, the answer is Chocolate. We popped in just after the Saturday lunch rush not wanting a full meal. Met with a smile and enthusiasm. Given a table overlooking the Thames. Attentive service, great coffee and coffee cake to die for. A really...More

Thank Happyday68
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Questions & Answers
19 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Judy H | Reviewed this property |
highchairs but not sure about changing facility give them a ring
28 March 2015|
Response from Gloria E | Reviewed this property |
No they won't allow dogs in. They have a table right by the door & I don't know why they don't allow well behaved dogs in to sit at this area but the don't. Our dog is is small & well behaved & we asked if we could sit here... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Thameside, Henley-on-Thames RG9 1BH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Henley-on-Thames
  • Phone Number: +44 1491 411412
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