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Cheese & Alfies

Castle View 10 Church Street, Christchurch BH23 1BW, England
+44 1202 487000
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (23 reviews)
“burger” (87 reviews)
“pan haggerty” (10 reviews)
Open Now
08:30 - 17:00All hours
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Castle View 10 Church Street, Christchurch BH23 1BW, England
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1 - 10 of 518 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

This place feels like your local cafe, where the staff make you feel like you've been a known regular even on your first visit. Very warm and genuine. Drinks were interesting and good - Coffee Bon Bon is coffee with condensed milk and tastes wonderful,...More

Thank BarbieMegaTraveller
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Website suggests so much yet the menu proffered for our visit was limited. The big choices were for burgers. I was informed that the fish cakes were sold out as was the fish and chips. Fortunately someone had thawed more fish and this option was...More

Thank Burcheysnr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came 1pm Monday not too busy, went upstairs we were only ones. Ordered stilton soup and cheese on toast which was enjoyed. I ordered puy lentil and quinoa, goats cheese salad. I started eating and realised no lentil or quinoa in my salad although it...More

Thank Ginette M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went back here as we have been fans for a at least a couple of years and visit when we are in the area. The burgers were good but seemed more heavily spiced which was not so much to our taste. Everything else about the...More

Thank Deno1959
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First visit to area and while waiting for hotel room, strolled round and found this quirky cafe. Very basic settings but fab ideas with old school chairs with books to share in the back. Finally decided to go for Canadian pancakes with bacon, very yummy!!...More

Thank Shotteswellians
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took my four year old granddaughter for lunch. A childrens' menu was offered without asking. Crayons and colouring brought to the table. A large selection of books and toys were available. When I needed the toilet which was upstairs, the owner came and looked after...More

Thank Johnny G
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Now people may say, 'how can you rave about a salad' Well if you’d like to experience that emotion go visit this lovely little restaurant, I say ’emotion’ as it did give me much pleasure to eat it! Also it was with an emotion it...More

1  Thank t0nyv247
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We came to this café on the recommedation of a friend. We were not disappointed. The breakfast menu was varied and the food was delicious. The bread was to die for! The coffee served were tasty, and the service very friendly and efficient. Worth a...More

Thank TravelExpert32
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

This is one of my favourite places in Christchurch! For breakfast I normally have tea and toast with marmite, the toast is thickly cut with plenty of butter and a generous pot of marmite. Occasionally I will have a Pan breakfast, fantastic but not at...More

Thank roborhlpow
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Visited one Sunday in April after a friends recommendation. Overall we weren't disappointed. The setting is quirky with seating on first and ground floors. Overall the breakfast was very good, all ingredients were good quality, didn't quite get it being served in a heavy pan...More

Thank NickWyer
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castle View 10 Church Street, Christchurch BH23 1BW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 487000
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