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Cafes in Swindon

There has never been a better time to be a coffee drinker in Swindon. In a town where big name coffee chains once dominated, there are now a legion of independent cafés serving expertly crafted drinks. Want to know where to get your caffeine fix in Swindon? Head to any of these must-visit spots for a cup of java and a catch-up...

Chat's Café Bar

Chat's Café Bar

Where: Pipers Way

About: Chat's Café Bar is located inside Swindon Marriott and is the perfect place to relax after a hard day at work in Swindon. Serving delicious gourmet sandwiches and desserts, they also have a wide range of teas available and proudly serve Starbucks coffee!

Address: Pipers Way, Swindon, SN3 1SH

Telephone: 01793 512121

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Darkroom Espresso

Darkroom Espresso

Where: Town Centre

About: Specialist coffee, homemade pastries and artisan sandwiches fuel this cycle friendly coffee house. The counter is piled high with brownies and other treats, but get there early - these beauties sell out fast. If you've come for the coffee, there's plenty to go around: as you'd expect, the Expressos are a real highlight, as are the beautifully made Chai Lattes.

Address: 11 Faringdon Road, Swindon, SN1 5AR

Telephone: 01793 976266

The Core

The Core

Where: Old Town

About: This trendy independent cafe sells everything nutritious that you could want to put in your body. Alongside super healthy juices and smoothies, The Core serves a selection of herbal teas and freshly ground coffee, as well as nourishing snacks and raw treats. The relaxed, easy-going vibe is what keeps customers coming back time and time again. 

Address: 4 Devizes Road, Swindon, SN1 4BJ

Telephone: 01793 610300

Balula's

Balula's

Where: Old Town

About: From quality Italian coffee and award winning pastries, to European cheeses and classic charcuterie boards, this humble Old Town Deli & Cafe is an Aladdin’s cave of moreish meats and gastronomic delights. If you're a fan of latte art, the skilled baristas create masterpieces with the coffee crema that are almost too good to drink!

Address: 9 Wood Street, Swindon, SN1 4AN

Telephone: 01793 643000

Blue's

Blue's

Where: Town Centre

About: Right in the heart of Swindon, Blues is in the perfect location to take a load off after a long day of shopping. If cheap and cheerful is what you are looking for then look no further.

Address: 57 Havelock Street, Town Centre, Swindon, SN1 1SD

Telephone: 01793 490983

Crunch Coffee Shop

Crunch Coffee Shop

Where: Town Centre

About: Whether it's an early morning pick me up or just a friendly catch-up over afternoon tea, you can be sure of fresh coffee, great food in a relaxed atmosphere and warm welcome anytime.

Address: 43 Havelock Street, Swindon SN1 1SD

Telephone: 01793 496929

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