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St John Street Gallery & Cafe

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
50 St. John Street, Ashbourne DE6 1GH, England
+44 1335 347425
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (23 reviews)
“scones” (9 reviews)
“salad” (10 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 5:00 PMAll hours
Central European, British, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
50 St. John Street, Ashbourne DE6 1GH, England
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1 - 10 of 86 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Stumbled across this Gallery and Cafe while wandering around Ashbourne. Lovely gallery, with an exceptional cafe upstairs. Very attentive staff, nice surroundings and excellent food. We had the Ploughman’s sharing platter, the best ploughmans I have ever had. Highly recommend

Thank Diane252
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

i had the best service here and was treated very well by staff. The food was also delicious as i had a fig and goats cheese salad which i 100% recommend. All their cakes are gluten free which is perfect for my daughter so will...More

Thank imaretard1234554321
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Nice atmosphere with good service and freindly staff. The food is well prepared, beautifully presented and tastes great. Will definately visit again.and they accomadated to all my allergy needs

Thank thechef12345
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Had a brilliant lunch here - halloumi salad that was beautifully displayed and such a large portion that I didn't need dinner! The staff were lovely and very sweet with our 4year old and happily did a child's portion from the grown up menu. Could...More

Thank Tempe17
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Having seen the cafe on a dog-friendly website we popped in for coffee and toasted teacake and received a great welcome. They are obviously popular with locals and holiday-makers alike and we can understand why!

Thank Christine S
Reviewed 1 July 2017

i go here fairly often as the cake is gorgeous. friendly staff. there is an art gallery downstairs and upstairs which is interesting.

Thank patty187069
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Happened on this gem on a wander around Ashbourne and what a great find! From the bottomless teapots to the loveliest scones we've had in ages and really friendly staff. Well worth a visit for the teas and lunches and the great art.

Thank Tecla S
Reviewed 20 June 2017

This is a lovely, quiet cafe, set amongst an art gallery, so you have lots of nice pictures to look at as you eat and drink. It is upstairs, so no good for wheelchairs. It is kept lovely and clean, and there is some comfy...More

Thank JesOakley
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

We visited this cafe for lunch and thoroughly enjoyed the Goats cheese and fig salad ! Super service too, we will return

Thank Liz L
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

A group of 11 of us (with a dog) booked a table at this cafe on May Day bank holiday Monday and were so pleased we did! The welcome we received was so warm and friendly and this was true for all members of staff...More

Thank ElizabethF1209
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 12
Central European, British, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Seating, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, 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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 St. John Street, Ashbourne DE6 1GH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Ashbourne
  • Phone Number: +44 1335 347425
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An award winning Café where the focus is on flavoursome, healthy food in a continental style. Food prepared on the premises where possible with high quality produce from leading local suppliers. A choice of quality coffees, a variety of 'bottomless' teas and alcoholic drinks complimented by delicious cakes. A wide range of soya, vegetarian and gluten free options available.A spacious Café with ample seating capacity that can easily accommodate small to medium groups. The separate mezzanine floor is ideal for meetings, workshops or just a friendly get together. The Gallery showcases some of the area’s most talented artists in relaxed and informal surroundings - an eclectic mixture of paintings, prints, sculpture, pottery, bronze and glassware on display.
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