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Di Paolo's Cafe

5 Marina, Bexhill-on-Sea TN40 1DA, England
+44 1424 210337
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“ice cream” (195 reviews)
“gelato” (19 reviews)
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Italian, Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
5 Marina, Bexhill-on-Sea TN40 1DA, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place isn’t trying to be posh. It’s an Italian cafe run by an Italian family who employ good staff offering a good service and food that’s good value. You know the coffee is going to be good too when there’s 30 bicycles from the...More

Thank Roadietoady
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have heard the ice creams from here are amazing. Why I say I have heard is unfortunately never got round to trying it as this establishment doesn’t take debit cards. Such a strange thing as I believe most establishments take card payments even if...More

Thank Haffenden1987
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful breakfast yesterday. Staff very friendly. Visit every few weeks. Love there home made italian ice creams too, best I've ever had. Food & Ice cream well worth a try

Thank Michele B
Reviewed 7 November 2017

I keep coming back to this place. It reminds me of the best of school dinners from years ago but they do the most amazing ice cream and good home desserts. A big plus is the very friendly staff.

Thank iclaudine
Reviewed 19 October 2017

We had a snack here at lunchtime - panninis, etc. and then one of their great icecreams. We were lucky as the sun was out and we could sit outside and watch the world go by. Had to wait a bit for service, but we...More

Thank InezB
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Finding ourselves unexpectedly in Bexhill we went here by chance. Beautifully cooked fish and chips followed by an ice cream for me, fruit pie for husband. Clean and spacious dining room ( good enough for a tablecloth to have been nice) with careful and efficient...More

Thank sueeveSussex
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

I love Di Paolo. A wonderful example of old fashioned customer service. A Bexhill gem. On occasions, I only purchase a pot of tea, yet I am treated with the same level of respect as someone ordering a full meal. However, I regularly move on...More

Thank bexhilliangourmetspy
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

A great selection of fantastic ice creams, certainly a good place to start cooking off. I recommend the rum and raisin my personal all time favourite

Thank peter w
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Not only is the English breakfast spot on, the toast actually comes with the breakfast and not ten minutes after as per other places, the coffee is good but its just so nice to walk into a friendly place and be greeted with a smile...More

Thank gooner52
Reviewed 17 September 2017

This is a very very good ice cream shop. The ice cream is all fresh and there are a host of different flavours including first rate de lux Vanilla and Amarena.

Thank gpl676
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10 June 2016|
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Response from Pasquale P | Property representative |
I'm really sorry for you experience with us, we are currently under going a major refurbishment and we're low on covers that day. No excuse for the response you got and our deepest apologies to you and everyone involved.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 17
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 7:00 AM
8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 AM
8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 AM
8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 AM
8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 AM
8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 AM
8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 AM
8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Marina, Bexhill-on-Sea TN40 1DA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Bexhill-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1424 210337
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