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Needles Eye Cafe

Hurst Road | Milford-On-Sea, New Forest, Lymington SO41 0PY, England
+44 1590 642458
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Hurst Road | Milford-On-Sea, New Forest, Lymington SO41 0PY, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a breakfast omelette and it was lush. Never fails to satisfy here, I drive the 60 miles from home just it sit and eat proper food with a view over to the isle of white several times a year.

Thank Markswebpages
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here for lunch and breather while on holiday. Kids played on park while we were waiting for lunch. Food was reasonable and a good quality. The only downfall which was not the owners doing was the amount of wasps around . This obviously wasn’t...More

Thank Delightfulnes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The worst breakfast I have had in years. Undercooked fried bread, tomatoes, cold toast cold beans. Don’t waste you money

Thank Bajandream_55
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Why, oh why, does this very busy cafe in a perfect location, serve pots of tea with UHT milk. If you have to provide milk in mini cartons at least make it fresh milk! We would have liked to stay for a bite of lunch...More

Thank AnnTickwitty
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Id like to review the food but I didn't get to order any. It was busy but not full, there were spare tables, and you would expct on the last Friday of school holidays they would be staffed up I joined the long queue to...More

Thank Matthew M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would have rated this 5* but two things stopped me, noisy scraping chairs non stop as this cafe gets busy, too many wasps flying around in the conservatory because no insect machine in place, the positive was the food, we had breakfast, no grease...More

Thank Joy H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been here quite a few times at different times of the day. It is very popular as this is such a lovely scenic part of the world. It’s great to sit outside and enjoy the views, however we are not so keen to sit inside...More

Thank pamlangley
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been coming here for many years. Good breakfast always and good home cooked food , also a good variety of Cakes

Thank sps107
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Called in to have tea, coffee and ice cream on a rainy day Have always bought ice cream from the window in the past so haven’t come inside for a long time. Really shocked to see that it needs a good overall inside, gents toilets...More

Thank Geoff H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good little cafe, simple good value food. Great location, lovely beach and amazing play area next door.

Thank Peter477
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They have a website I believe needle eye cafe into google should find it
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hurst Road | Milford-On-Sea, New Forest, Lymington SO41 0PY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest  >  Lymington
  • Phone Number: +44 1590 642458
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We're a beach front cafe located at Milford-On-Sea boasting spectacular views of The Needles. Offering all day breakfasts, lunches, snacks, desserts and cream teas. Why not relax in our garden and enjoy an ice cream from our ice cream shop. We also stock a wide range of beach goods, are open all year round and are fully licensed. We have a five star hygiene rating. Dogs are more than welcome and free WIFI is available.
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